Archives for May 22, 2011

Media hysteria about the “end of the world”

Yesterday (May 20) I blogged about Harold Camping's prediction that Christ would return today (May 21) and the world would end soon afterwards.  My main thrust then was against Christians such as him and Edgar Whisenant (88 Reasons Why Christ May Return in 1988) and others who ignore Matthew 24 and try to identify the day or month or even year of Christ's return.  They Christianity a bad name.But part of the fault lies with the mass media that sensationalizes these false prophecies and tends … [Read more...]