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PRE-DARBY RAPTURE ADVOCATES, IMMINENCY, AND THE GREAT TRIBULATION

Introduction

Some time ago (I can’t determine exactly when), Dr. Thomas Ice, a staunch proponent of the pre-tribulation rapture of the church, wrote a paper that I recommend to everyone interested in eschatology.  I finally got around to reading it carefully this past Sunday morning.  It is my misfortune I had not read it months ago!  It contains a great deal of vital information for those interested in the timing of the rapture of the Church.

In his paper, Dr. Ice provides a sound analysis of prophetic writings that precede John N. Darby (1800-1882).  In fact, some references originated almost … Read More