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The "Rapture" is a False Doctrine Based on a Faulty Reading of the Bible
The "Rapture" is a false doctrine based on a faulty reading of the Bible
The idea of a "secret rapture" is a rather modern notion.
The idea of a "secret rapture" was a foreign idea to the original audience of the 1 Thessalonians 4 passage supporting the claim.
The rapture promotes the idea of escapism, rather than engagement with the culture.
Dispensationalism is rooted in Fundamentalist Christianity, which takes a militaristic approach to evangelize the lost by any other denominational effort.
describes how some soul will be saved before the last judgement.
Matthew 24 teaches that one will be left and the other taken.
If there is no rapture, the Church must suffer during the Great Tribulation.
Those who reject the rapture are not taking the Bible literally.
Rejecting the rapture is deception, and the Bible warns against false teachers.
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