5 Famous Deathbed Conversions

Here are five famous deathbed conversions from history. Death Comes to All There is no escaping the fact that we’re all going to die. The only questions are when that will happen and where will we go after death. The late author Christopher Hitchens, in his book, Mortality, correctly wrote that we’re all born to die. In fact, the moment we’re born, the clock starts ticking and is ever moving toward the day of death, and none of us can know when that clock stops. The author of Hebrews says that … [Read more...]

What Is A Deathbed Conversion? Do They Really Happen?

What is a deathbed conversion? Can someone actually be saved on their deathbed? An Appointment with Death Every one of us has an appointment that we will keep, and whether they want or not doesn’t matter, and it’s an appointment with death that none can avoid. The author of Hebrews wrote that “just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment” (Heb 9:27). The statistics on death are very grim; they show that 10 out of every 10 people die, so there is no reason for a per … [Read more...]

Why Have So Many People In History Hated The Jews?

Why are the Jews the most hated people in history and by so many people?The Origin of the Jews Before there were the Jews, there was only Israel. When Israel became a divided kingdom, it split into two different nations. Ten of the tribes resided in what was considered Samaria while the remaining tribes (Judah, Benjamin, and the Levites) remained in Jerusalem and the surrounding areas. These would become known as the Northern Kingdom and the Southern Kingdom. The Northern Kingdom retained … [Read more...]

Where Is Modern Day Babylon? Is This Important To Bible Prophesy?

Where is modern day Babylon located today? Does Babylon play a role in the end time events mentioned in Bible prophecy?A Superpower Jeremiah the Prophet was a contemporary of the mighty empire of Babylon, the most dominant power the world had ever seen up to that point, and so it’s no surprise that Jeremiah wrote more about Babylon than any other author in the Bible (151 times), but he was writing specifically to warn the nation of Judah about God’s impending judgment over their idolatrous p … [Read more...]

What Is The Difference Between An Arab and A Muslim?

What is the difference between an Arab and a Muslim? The Gathering of Nations Muslims are those who hold to the Islamic faith. The word Muslim means “One who submits” to God, and their Islamic faith acted as a cohesive force upon the ancient peoples in areas like Egypt, Syria, and the Mesopotamian regions. Islam unified the people like nothing else ever had, and even though the Arabic people have a common ancestry, they were located in different parts of the region. From the 11th to the 13th ce … [Read more...]

Where Is Persia Located In The World Today? Why Does It Have A Different Name?

Where is modern-day Persia? Who is the present-day Persia?Who is Persia? Persia is mentioned 33 times by the name in the Bible. Some of these mentions relate to Jerusalem and the Jews, while several others related to biblical prophecy, but who is Persia? How can we know? Are they still a nation today? Persia was a major player in world powers in the times of ancient Israel, and they played a significant role with the nation, but they are not know by Persia today, because like many nations … [Read more...]