Posts tagged "apocalyptic"
In the News: Tunisian Politics, Miss Universe, Apocalyptic Thinking About Syria, and more

In the News: Tunisian Politics, Miss Universe, Apocalyptic Thinking About Syria, and more

A round-up of religion in the recent news.

Even More Apocalyptic.

Tim LaHaye, of "Left Behind" publishing fame, has a new series of books on the way. Bill Berkowitz writes about the series, called "The End," and the first book, "Edge of Apocalypse" at Talk to Action today. Writes Berkowitz:
Set in the near future, "Edge of Apocalypse," according to Zondervan, "jumpstarts the series...

The Only Good Muslims

11 January 2006 Christian apocalypticist and host of the recently cancelled Trinity Broadcast Network show, “International Intelligence Briefing,” Hal Lindsey takes his case to Fox’s “Hannity & Colmes,” defending himself against TBN’s publicized concerns that Lindsey’s views were offensive to their Middle Eastern viewers. Lindsey wants to clarify: it’s not that he’s insensitive to Arabs and Muslims, so much...

The Book of LaHaye

Buried in a Christian Science Monitor report on apocalyptic Christians and those who preach against their doctrine is this sociological curio: “…one 2002 poll found that more Americans experience the Christian faith through radio, television, or books than by attending church.” The Revealer would like to know what kind of questions the surveyers asked — we suspect that...