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Featured Lords Day of Wrath

Discussion in 'Eschatology - Endtimes & Prophecy Forum' started by keras, Aug 2, 2018.

  1. iamlamad

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    You have your imagination along with those scriptures you mention. I don't have it - so I have to go by what is written. I find that for many people that write on these threads, their imagination far outweighs the actual texts they use.

    Yes, you found verses that say "one day." But none of them are really tied to "the day of the Lord." That is where your imagination comes in. You imagine they are speaking of THE DAY.

    the Seventh Seal fits as a time gap from the Sixth Seal until the Return

    Say WHAT? The 7th seal, like all the other seals, is sealing THE BOOK. Once all seals are opened, their purpose is finished. Then the BOOK can be opened. What we read after the 7th seal onward is what is written inside the book. And we don't see the return of Christ until chapter 19, 2520 plus days into the future from the 7th seal.

    Therefore I am still believing the day will be an extended period of time.
     
  2. keras

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    When it is known; and the Bible prophets plainly do tell us; what it is that the Lord will use on His Day of wrath, then one day will suffice to do everything described.
    If what will happen lasts longer than one day, there would be no survivors. As it is, probably 2 billion will die around the world, but mainly in the entire Middle East area. Ezekiel 30:1-5, Isaiah 66:15-17, 2 Peter 3:7

    The verses I posted of the Lord's Day of wrath being only one literal day, are proof enough. Your opinion, without any support, is of no value.
     
  3. iamlamad

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    The verses you posted are of no value for this argument for they are not tied by scipture to the Day of the Lord. There IS no scripture that comes right out and says THE DAY is only one 24 hour period. That is why most commentators suggest it is an extended period of time. When we add up all the events that must happen in THE DAY, it does not make sense as one 24 hour day. In Revelation it begins at the 6th seal, but to fufull the Old Testament verses on THE DAY, it continues on through the trumpets and vials.

    Isaiah 13:9
    Behold, the day of the Lord cometh, cruel both with wrath and fierce anger, to lay the land desolate: and he shall destroy the sinners thereof out of it.

    This is what the trumpet and vial judgments do: they make the land (including the water) desolate. And destroying the sinners continues on to include the parable of the tares and the judgment of the nations.
     
  4. keras

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    Only the great and terrible Day, Joel 2:31, when it happens, will convince you, for if it lasted for a longer time, no one would survive.
     
  5. iamlamad

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    That is human reasoning, but not scripture. It DOES last at least through the 70th week and probably longer.

    Something for a shorter duration? I suspect the first 6 vials are poured out in one hour.
     
  6. keras

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    The Great and Terrible Day , the next event prophesied, that will change the world, in preparation for all the rest of what must happen before Jesus Returns.

    Isaiah 13:9 The Day of the Lord is coming, a cruel Day of wrath and fierce anger, to reduce the earth to desolation and to destroy all the wicked there.

    1 Samuel 2:10 Those who oppose the Lord will be terrified, when He strikes from the heavens.

    2 Samuel 22:8-16 The earth shakes from the Lord’s burning anger. He comes, with fiery arrows.

    Psalms 11:6 He will rain fiery coals onto the wicked, scorching winds will strike them.

    Psalms 18:13 The Lord thunders from the heavens amid a hail of glowing coals.

    Psalms 21:9 The anger of the Lord will engulf His enemies in a fiery furnace, it will consume them.

    Psalms 79:5-6 Pour out Your wrath on godless nations. Your fury will blaze like fire.

    Psalms 97:2-5 Cloud enfolds Him, fire goes ahead and consumes His enemies.

    Psalms 144:5-6 Part the heavens and come down, make smoke and send Your arrows far and wide.

    Isaiah 2:12&21 The Lord has a Day of doom for the ungodly. He will arise and strike with terror.

    Isaiah 4:4b The Lord will cleanse Jerusalem, with His judgement burning like fire.

    Isaiah 9:18-19 Wicked people will burn, the land scorched and the people fuel for the fire.

    Isaiah 10:17 The Light of Israel will become a fire, in one Day it will burn up His enemies.

    Isaiah 13:6 Wail, for the Day of the Lord is at hand, devastation from the Almighty.

    Isaiah 21:1 A Day of storms, sweeping through the wilderness, from a land of terror.

    Isaiah 22:5 For the Lord has ordained a Day of tumult, a Day of woe and disaster in the world.

    Isaiah 24:1 Beware, the Lord is about to strip the earth and scatter its inhabitants.

    Isaiah 26:21 The Lord is coming from His dwelling place to punish peoples for their sins.

    Isaiah 28:21-22 The Lord will arise and storm with rage, destruction is decreed upon the earth.

    Isaiah 30:26a The sun will shine with seven times it’s normal strength on that Day.

    Isaiah 34:2-4 The Lord’s anger is against all the nations, they are given over to slaughter. The sky will be rolled up like a scroll and their host [satellites] will fall like ripe figs.

    Isaiah 42:13-15 The Lord will go forth like a warrior, He will lay waste to the earth.

    Isaiah 51:6...the sky will be dispersed like smoke and the people will die like flies.

    Isaiah 54:16 It was I who created the destroyer- with coals of fire, to deal out havoc.

    Isaiah 63:4-6 I resolved on a Day of vengeance, I shattered nations in My fury.

    Isaiah 64:1-2 When You tear apart the heavens, fire blazes and water boils.

    Isaiah 66:15 The Lord will judge with fire, testing all mankind and many will be slain by Him.

    Jeremiah 4:7 The Destroyer of nations has risen from His lair, cities will be waste and empty.

    Jeremiah 9:21-22 Death has come to our towns, corpses lie like dung in the streets.

    Jeremiah 12:14 I shall uproot the evil neighbours from My peoples Land, Judah too I will uproot.

    Jeremiah 25:30-31 The Lord roars from on high, heard everywhere – the godless peoples will die.

    Jeremiah 30:23 See what a scorching wind goes out, it whirls around the heads of the wicked.

    Ezekiel 20:47 I am about to light a fire, it’s fiery flame will not be put out.

    Ezekiel 21:3 & 28 I shall draw My sword of judgement and kill the righteous and wicked alike from the Negev northward. A sword drawn for slaughter, flashing like lightning.

    Ezekiel 22:20As metal is melted in the crucible, so I shall gather you in My anger and refine you

    Ezekiel 30:3-8 A Day is near, the Day of the Lord, a Day of doom and reckoning for the nations.

    Hosea 8:14 Israel and Judah have forgotten their Maker, I shall send fire to burn their cities.

    Hosea 9:7 The Day of punishment and wrath has come. Because of your guilt no one can see it.

    Hosea 10:14 The tumult of disaster will rise against peoples, fortresses will be overthrown.

    Joel 1:15 The Day is near, it comes – a mighty destruction from the Lord.

    Joel 2:11 The Lord thunders as he leads the host. Great and terrible is the Day, who can endure it?

    Amos 1:1-15 I shall send fire on Damascus, Gaza, Tyre, Edom and Ammon.

    Amos 2:1-16 I shall send fire on Moab and Judah. Of Israel- their bravest warriors will flee.

    Amos 5:17 There will be wailing in every vineyard, for I shall pass through your midst.

    Amos 8:2-3 On that Day, I shall judge Israel, so many corpses laying everywhere.

    Amos 8:8-9 On that Day, the sun will darken at noon and the earth will quake like ocean waves.

    Obadiah 15 The Day of the Lord is at hand for all the peoples, their deeds will recoil on them.

    Micah 1:3-4 Even now, the Lord is leaving His dwelling place, He comes down with fire.

    Micah 4:11-12 Now, many nations are massed against Zion, they are gathered for the threshing.

    Micah 5:10-11 On that Day, I will destroy your military and devastate your cities.

    Nahum 1:1-3 The Lord is a God of vengeance, He will not let the guilty escape punishment.

    Habakkuk 3:13-14 You go out to save Your people, You shatter the wicked, they are swept away.

    Zephaniah 1:3 I shall destroy humans and animals, I shall bring the godless to their knees.

    Zephaniah 2:2 Seek the Lord, seek righteousness, it may be you will be sheltered on that Day.

    Zephaniah 3:8 Wait for the Day, when I stand up and accuse the nations and pour out My burning anger upon the whole world.

    Haggai 2:6 & 22 In a little while, I shall shake the heavens and the earth, I will break the power of the heathen realms.

    Zechariah 9:14 The Lord will appear over them, His arrows will flash, with trumpet and storms.

    Malachi 4:1 The Day comes, burning like a furnace, all the godless will be as stubble, set ablaze.

    Luke 21 :25-26 Signs will appear in the sky. People will stand helpless in fear of what is coming.

    Hebrews 10:27 For the godless, there is only the terrifying expectation of judgement, of a fierce fire that will consume the Lord’s enemies.

    2 Peter 3:10 The Day of the Lord will come unexpectedly. On that Day, the heavens will disappear with a great rushing sound, the elements dissolved in flames and the earth with all that is in it will be brought to judgement.

    Revelation 6:12-14 The Lamb broke the Sixth Seal. There was a violent earthquake, the sun turned black, the stars [satellites] fell to the earth like ripe figs, the sky rolled up like a scroll and every mountain and island was dislodged from its place.
    Ref: Revised English Bible, some verses abridged. logostelos.info

    These 72 Bible verses are most of those which describe the Lord’s Day of vengeance and wrath. Obviously a single, literal day, as the effects cannot be continuous for a longer period.
    It is quite different and separate from what happens at the Day of the Sovereign Lord, Revelation 16:14, that is at the Return of Jesus. It is obvious that this terrible Day is before the Return, as ‘He will arise, He sends fire, dense cloud enfolds Him’, etc. Psalms 11:4-6, Psalms 18:7-12 It is not and cannot be a manmade event, such as a nuclear exchange, that would not cause all the effects described and would leave radiation pollution in the Land.

    This Day is the means whereby the Lord judges the nations, not individuals, as at the Great White Throne, much later and it is mainly those nations and entities that commence an attack upon the State of Israel. It will be the fulfilment of Psalms 83 and Micah 4:11-12.

    All of the Land promised to the Patriarchs will be cleansed and depopulated, excepting for a protected remnant of Messianic Jews in Jerusalem. Isaiah 4:5, Isaiah 37:31-32, Daniel 12:1

    This event will allow the second Exodus to take place – all those whom the Lord will call – His people, those righteous ones who love and obey Him: every born again Christian, will travel to the new country of Beulah, to live there in peace, security and great prosperity. Ezekiel 36, Jeremiah 30, Romans 9:24-26

    ‘Many’ of them will agree to a seven year peace treaty with the World leader, but he will break it by coming to Jerusalem and enthroning himself in the Temple. 2 Thessalonians 2:3-4

    Half of the Israelites, those who did not agree to the treaty, will be taken to a place of safety for 3½ years – the duration of the Great Tribulation. Then the Lord Jesus Returns, to reign for 1000 years.
     
  7. iamlamad

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    The scripture part of this post was real good. Well done.
     
  8. keras

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    Expect to experience it !
    This terrible Day will come upon everyone, the whole world over. Luke 21:34-35
    And do not think the next verse means you will 'escape' it, because that is a direct contradiction of the just previous verses and as all the prophesies about that Day attest.
    What we Christians, all who stand firm in their faith and call upon the Name of the Lord, is protection on that Day.
     
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