Signs of the End

A Discovery of Biblical Timelines

Signs of the End

A Discovery of Biblical Timelines

“But you, brethren, are not in darkness, that this day should overtake you like a thief.”       1 Thessalonians 5:4 

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A Defense of the Sign

July 8, 2017

An article in the Catholic Astronomer keeps popping up that dismisses the uniqueness of the Revelation 12 Sign on September 23, 2o17. Christopher M. Graney searched back one thousand years and claims to have found four other occurrences of the Sign in 1827, 1483, 1293, and 1056. But is that true? Are these legitimate fulfillments of the Sign?

The nearest of these dates to our time is 1827 and it is pictured second from the top. For those familiar with the Sign of this year (top), Mercury and Venus in 1827 are not in the correct locations. They are not among the stars of Leo to form a crown of 12 stars. This clear mismatch would seem pretty apparent, but apparently not so with those who want to swiftly debunk the Sign.
 
The other dates given for matches are September 6, 1483 and September 5, 1293. The year 1483 suffers the same problems as the layout of 1827 with two planets in Virgo, but 1293 gets three planets into Leo to form the crown. This would seem like a match, but this formation is too early in September. It is too early to coincide with the Feasts of the Lord. This is also true of 1483. The Feast of Trumpets and the New Moon should occur no earlier than September 5th and the position of the moon under the legs is two days later making the earliest possible date September 7th according to current observance. Therefore, 1483 and 1293 fall to the wayside based on this alone.

The last year that remains is 1056. Mars and Mercury are again in Virgo and not part of a clear crown of 12 stars forming in Leo. There is again no real comparison to the layout of this coming September 23, 2017.

The real problem here is again the vacuum this rebuttal is coming from saying the sign has occurred before in times past. From the biblical perspective there are other signs that must occur first before we can arrive at the end of the age. According to Jesus in Matthew 24 the first sign he gives is of world war. World War 1 began in 1914, peaked in 1917, and ended in 1918. 2017 marks 100 years since Jerusalem was taken from the Turks after their control of 400 years. From World War 1 the Jewish State becomes a reality 30 years later and Jerusalem is won 50 years after 1917. The Sign that soon forms in the heavens coincides at such a time as this. To ignore the current historical context is a grave error.

The real reason astronomers would rather consider black holes and such and ignore the Book of Revelation is not because of the supposed inadequacies of this sign. The real reason is always the same. Men would rather pursue their own lusts and not acknowledge the God who created them and all that exists. So instead they have clouded the issue and think all continues as it has supposedly done through the ages. Jesus coming back is therefore to them pure fantasy and that is even from people within the Church, but not of it.

Those of us who are legitimately warning the world and the Church of these things are only doing so to hopefully cause people to consider their spiritual state. Now is the time to examine ourselves and realize we have all fallen short and need Jesus Christ to save us by believing and trusting in him. For only the saved will soon be received by the King.


“For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be saved. He who believes in Him is not condemned; but he who does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God. And this is the condemnation, that the light has come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.  For everyone practicing evil hates the light and does not come to the light, lest his deeds should be exposed.  But he who does the truth comes to the light, that his deeds may be clearly seen, that they have been done in God.”

–Jesus, in John 3:17-21

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9/24/1827

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9/5/1293

Jupiter

Venus

Mars

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Moon

9/23/2017

Venus

Mars

Mercury

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Jupiter

Moon

9/6/1483

Jupiter

Venus

Mars

Mercury

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Moon

9/14/1056

Jupiter

Venus

Mars

Mercury

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Moon

Adam Fink also did a defense that can be found on YouTube here.