Which calendar is more accurate for 30 AD? Is it the Gregorian or the Julian?
Please consider the following example of a train station. In the station there is an old clock that no one bothers to clean. As a result of not being cleaned it is losing time, and at this point it is five hours slow.
John 2:20 is a proof scripture for establishing Christ’s baptism, as well as the establishing the year of His crucifixion.
To make this determination it is necessary to know the length of His ministry, which is found in Dan. 9:27.
The Bible is the most published, read and least understood book in the world. The word “least” correctly defines man’s present perception of this most important book. The words least understood means that of the millions of books written, there is not one that presents itself as more of a mystery. Hidden within its pages is the answer to why man exists and his astonishing future.
The Bible is the most published, read, and least understood book in the world. The word “least,” correctly defines man’s present perception of this most important book. The words least understood mean that of the millions of books written there is not one book that presents more of a mystery. Not a single book presents more of a mystery than the Bible.
In Matthew 19, verses 11 and 12, Christ addresses this subject. “But He said to them, ‘All cannot accept this saying, but only those to whom it has been given: For there are eunuchs who were born thus from their mother’s womb, and there are eunuchs who were made eunuchs by men, and there are eunuchs who have made themselves eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven‘s sake.’”
The book of Jeremiah gives three dates to consider. In Jeremiah 1:2 we read, “to whom the word of the LORD came in the days of Josiah the son of Amon, king of Judah, in the thirteenth year of his reign.”
Among the many groups that have come out of the WCG there are some who put an over emphasis on certain scriptures. Each group brings to light the niche scriptures they want to emphasize – an exclusiveness that will set them apart from all the other groups.
One scripture being used in this way is Matt. 24:24. “For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall show great signs and wonders; in so much that if it were possible, they shall deceive the very elect.”
NKJV in “bolded italics;” [Scripture words in brackets added by Bible translators].
[Underlining is my emphasis.]
In today’s society the news of the day revolves around a plethora of bribery, extortion, muggings, rapes and murders. While the news of a story about of a good deed is seldom reported the person involved would be called a Good Samaritan. This shows that there is a universal knowledge about a dramatic story that was used by Christ to make a point.
Reading and understanding this information will open your eyes to the prophetic meaning of the important days revealed in the books of Daniel and Revelation.