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Calling Christians to Biblical Christianity. Christians must have discernment in all areas of life in this end time of deception, realizing also that American leadership of both political parties are leading us into the New World Order of the coming antichrist. Do not be conformed to this world. Rom. 12:2. Expose the deeds of darkness. Eph. 5:11. "He that is not zealous against error, is not likely to be zealous for truth." J.C. Ryle ----- [NEW AND IMPROVED BLOG UNDER CONSTRUCTION] 

July 21, 2015

6:06 PM - A Partial Rapture?

A Rapture Position I Overlooked

By Gene Lawley

A reader of my summary of positions on the Rapture, posted recently, reminded me that I had overlooked a position that is held by some believers—a "partial Rapture." That is, those folks who are really faithful are taken when Jesus comes for that event, but others who are not faithful are left behind to face the wrath of God with the unsaved.

Right away, that begs the questions of just where the line is drawn, and who draws that line?

Continued
http://www.raptureready.com/featured/lawley/lawley88.html

The Partial-Rapture Theory Introduces a Situation that is Full of Confusion.
A short article excerpted from A.W. Pink's The Redeemer's Return
http://biblehub.com/library/pink/the_redeemers_return/8_because_the_partial-rapture_theory.htm

An Interpretation of Matthew 24—25
This [partial rapture] view is thought to have been developed by Robert Govett in the mid-nineteenth century in England. This scripture has nothing to do with the church. It is about Israel.
http://www.raptureready.com/featured/ice/AnInterpretationofMatthew24_25_36.html

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