Originally Posted by Mitsy
this reply really says it all. You have to put it in context with things we know will happen. And as was stated above none of these things has happened yet.
Most people look at 1948 (Israel becoming a nation) as one of the greatest signs of fullfilled prophecy in our lifetime. Jesus said that the generation that is alive then, will be alive to see his second coming (Matt 24:34)
In order for the other events to take place (the anti christ, tribulation, ect) A 7 year peace treaty must be signed with Israel first. Many people also believe that the Ezekiel 38-39 war and Isaiah 17 must happen first.
For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. 1 Cor 1:18