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These theories all sound good because the author stacks the deck.
Only after the scholars and skeptics give their reason why the theory does not hold up is there any balance brought to the speculations.
The British hindered the return of the Jews in the end, so it seems more fitting to me use the nautical miles to the UN in New York city should be used but that distance would not fit the 1948 theory.
Why were Nautical miles used in one measurement and feet in another? The book is being compared to the but as far as I am concerned the Bible Code has been adequately debunked.
This is why those that give doctoral theses also have to give a defense of their thesis.
“But,” says Flynn, “there remains a valid aspect of Newton’s calculation. Additional significance can be attached to this finding when considering that 2013 follows the end of the great cycle of the Maya calendar and the planetary cycle of the Aztec calendar, which concludes Dec. This date has raised apocalyptic fears in corners around the world.
There is reason to believe he was correct in his assumption that there would be 1,260 years until the return of Christ at the rebirth of the Roman Empire, but that the year he chose was incorrect. According to “The Bible Code,” the world will end on this date due to a collision with a meteor, asteroid, or comet.
There is actually a better date based on the founding of Rome and the methodology of Daniel’s prophecy.” Flynn explains: “The Romans had fixed the birth of the city of Rome and the Empire in 753 B. It was believed that the patriarch of the city, Romulus, had marked out the boundaries for the wall of Rome in this year. Another theory – the “Novelty Theory” – claims time itself is a “fractal wave,” which will end abruptly in 2012.
Known as Ab Urbe Condita (literally, from the founding of the city) the Roman calendar began with 753 B. according to the dating of Marcus Terentius Varro (116–27 B. Because of how the prophet Daniel divided the prophetic week in half, Flynn believes the original founding date for the empire of the prophecy, Rome, would follow this pattern and be bisected. Even the popular television program X-Files speculated that colonization of the earth by “aliens” would occur in December 2012.
Why should any Christian believe they contain truth?