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To: bremenboy; GrandEagle

Go back to my first question in the book was written revealing the second coming.

Rev 1:7 Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they [also] which pierced him: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail because of him. Even so, Amen.

Where is it written that the church (believers) will wail and mourn at His second coming?

17 posted on 02/24/2006 12:02:44 PM PST by blue-duncan
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To: blue-duncan
Nowhere that I am aware of. However,

Mat 24:27 For as the lightning cometh out of the east, and shineth even unto the west; so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.
Mat 24:28 For wheresoever the carcase is, there will the eagles be gathered together.
Mat 24:29 Immediately after the tribulation of those days shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light, and the stars shall fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken:
Mat 24:30 And then shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven: and then shall all the tribes of the earth mourn, and they shall see the Son of man coming in the clouds of heaven with power and great glory.
Mat 24:31 And he shall send his angels with a great sound of a trumpet, and they shall gather together his elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other.

You will notice in verse 30 that all the tribes of earth morn when they see the Son of Man coming and THEN he gathers his elect

That still does not authorize us to insert a time frame that is never mentioned.

2 Pet 1:20 Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation.
2 Pet 1:21 For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.

Let me also ask of you then, where does it ever give a time of before the triblation?

19 posted on 02/24/2006 12:12:38 PM PST by GrandEagle
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