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    believe that most or all of Bible prophecy has already been fulfilled in Christ and the ongoing expansion of His kingdom. They hang this belief of past-fulfillment on different verses, including the witness that Jesus and His apostles said that His coming (or presence) and the end of all things would occur soon (in that generation).” This view-point believes that, “all of Jesus’ predictions in the Olivet Discourse were fulfilled at the time of Jerusalem’s desolation and the temple’s destruction in

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    William Butler Yeats (1865-1939) was a twentieth century poet who used past events to write poems about the future. Yeats had a very interesting philosophy. He combined his interests in history, art, personality, and society and wrote poems about how these subjects created conflicts in the world. Yeats used his poems and other writings to display his passion for mysticism. Yeats liked to use gyres to show how two different forces struggle against each other. In his mind, these struggles could

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    Armageddon-The Threat is Real

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    of horrific devastation may come to mind. The word holds different meaning for different people. The classical definition of Armageddon form the Bible is from the book of Revelation 16:16 speaks of a final, climactic battle at the time of the Second Coming that is centered at a place in the land of Israel called Armageddon. Because of this, the term Armageddon has come to be used as a shorthand way to label the period of conflict in which the human and spiritual forces of evil on Earth resist Christ

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    Practice” are so different, it would seem impossible, but there is one theme that they share. How does where a person comes from, the lifestyle in which they are raised, and their current personal outlook on life affect the way they experience their own coming of age? It’s all basic nature and nurture. The way parents decide to raise their children obviously varies by family, but nobody has absolute control of the things kids are naturally exposed to, or the things that kids discover about life on their

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    While the main focus of this evening's class was Section 45 of the Doctrine and Covenants and the signs of the Lord's Second Coming, I would first like to mention an observation from the preceding sections which, though perhaps quite straightforward, brings a better level of understanding as to what the early Saints of this dispensation were going through. In the section heading in Doctrine and Covenants 43, we learn that at the time of this revelation some members of the church were disturbed by

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    The Children of Thunder

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    In the summer of 2000 five people were murdered by the Helzer Brothers (Glenn and Justin) and Justin’s girlfriend, Dawn Godman. The three members named their cult The Children of Thunder and committed these murders because they believed the murders would usher in the return of Christ. The victims were 22 year old Selina Bishop, who was the daughter of the blues guitarist Elvin Bishop, Jennifer Villarin and her companion James Gamble, and a couple who have been married for 55 years, Ivan and Annette

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    Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King Jr., Abraham Lincoln, Winston Churchill, Theodore Roosevelt, Jesus Christ, Mahatma Ghandi, Lucifer; the list could go on. All these men had one thing in common; they were extraordinary leaders who gained loyal followers. These men also had several differences; the biggest being that some were destructive with their power and their ideals weren’t exactly on par with normality. Yet, what made people follow and respect the wishes of leaders

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    of the night, nor the arrow that flies by day, nor the pestilence that stalks in darkness, nor the destruction that wastes at noonday. -Psalm 91: 1-6 ” (Jesus) The Second Coming, written by William Butler Yeats, addresses the concept of the gyre and portrays an approach to a new world order. Yeats expresses his belief of the soon coming end of the

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    Contrasting Yeats’ Second Coming and Shelley's Ozymandias William Butler Yeats specialized in the early Modernists style of literature.  Coming just out of the Late Victorian age, Yeats used strong literary and historic elements in literary form to evoke his symbolic message in "The Second Coming."  Through the use of his theme of the "new Apocalypse," (lecture notes on Early 20th Century Modernism) he imagined the world was coming into a state of unsurity from the post-WWI Modernist experience

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    The novel Reef by Romesh Gunesekera is about a lad named Triton. The novel marks his coming of age. As the novel progress young Triton grows from a boy to a man.” Triton at the age of eleven” and “I told him I had a business nearby a restaurant”(Gunesekera1) ,this show that he had grown up from a lad to man. Triton experiences a number of events that his coming of age. In my essay I will explore these events of an insider and outsider. In my first paragraph I will be talking about the relationship

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