29796, RE: when has the following not been the case tho??|
Posted by OldPro, Tue Mar-29-05 07:27 PM
>But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days.
>People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money,
>boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents,
>ungrateful, unholy, without love, unforgiving, slanderous,
>without self-control, brutal, not lovers of the good,
>treacherous, rash, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than
>lovers of God -- having a form of godliness but denying its
Best point of the thread so far. It can apply to any time and was written so as to do just that. Always keep people afraid and in need of "guidance". But I do find it amusing that those that teach the end is near, still like to raise plenty of money for a future they say will never come.