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Entry 1 of 2 : the earth and all the people and things on it : a part of the world and the people and things that exist there : human society world.
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Download as PDF Printable version. Simon bar Giora , Jewish Essenes. The Jewish Essene sect of ascetics saw the Jewish uprising against the Romans in 66—70 in Judea as the final end-time battle which would bring about the arrival of the Messiah. By the authority of Simon, coins were minted declaring the redemption of Israel.
This French bishop stated that the world would end before AD, writing, "There is no doubt that the Antichrist has already been born. Firmly established already in his early years, he will, after reaching maturity, achieve supreme power.
All three predicted Jesus would return in this year, with one of the predictions being based on the dimensions of Noah's Ark. This Spanish monk prophesied the Second Coming of Christ and the end of the world on that day in front of a large crowd of people. Sextus Julius Africanus. This Christian declared in that the world would end that year, though later confessed the prediction was fraudulent and was publicly flogged. Good Friday coincided with the Feast of the Annunciation ; this had long been believed to be the event that would bring forth the Antichrist, and thus the end-times, within three years.
According to several sources, various Christian clerics predicted this date as the Millennium , including Pope Sylvester II. As a result, riots are said to have occurred in Europe and pilgrims headed east to Jerusalem. Other historians, however, have disputed that any of these events ever took place. Following the failure of the prediction for 1 January , some theorists proposed that the end would occur years after Jesus' death, instead of his birth.
Pope Innocent III died predicted that the world would end years after the rise of Islam in After his prediction failed, the followers of Joachim of Fiore rescheduled the end of the world to and then again to The Black Death spreading across Europe was interpreted by many as the sign of the end of times.
This French alchemist predicted the Antichrist was to come in and the Millennium would begin either in or Arnaldus de Villa Nova. This Joachite wrote that the Antichrist was to come during this year. This painter believed he was living during the Tribulation, and that the Millennium would begin in three and a half years from He wrote into his painting The Mystical Nativity that the Devil was loose and would soon be chained. A group of astrologers in London predicted the world would end by a flood starting in London, based on calculations made the previous June.
Twenty thousand Londoners left their homes and headed for higher ground in anticipation. A planetary alignment in Pisces was seen by this astrologer as a sign of the Millennium. His followers were killed by cannon fire in an uneven battle with government troops. He died under torture and was beheaded. He claimed that , people would be saved, while the rest of the world would be consumed by fire. When the day came he led a failed attack against Franz von Waldeck and was decapitated.
Around , this French theologian wrote that years of human history had already passed, and the end of the world would be in the th year.
In his book The Restoration of Christianity , the Spanish born reformer claimed that the Devil's reign in this world had started in AD, at the Council of Nicea , and would last for years, thus ending in Luther, a German priest and professor of theology, predicted the end of the world would occur no later than The same astrologers who predicted the deluge of 1 February recalculated the date to years later after their first prophecy failed.
Using the kabbalah proclaimed that the Messiah would come during that year. Later claimed to be the Messiah in The apocalypse maps tell of an Antichrist, the rise of Islam and other events following Judgement Day that was predicted to occur in This physician made a prediction that the world would end this year based on a nova that occurred in In his Book of Prophecies , Columbus predicted that the world would end during this year.
This group of radical Christians predicted that the final apocalyptic battle and the destruction of the Antichrist were to take place between and Columbus claimed that the world was created in BCE, and would last years.
Assuming no year zero, that means the end would come in The presence of in the date, the death of , Londoners to bubonic plague , and the Great Fire of London led to superstitious fears of the end of the world from some Christians. This Fifth Monarchist claimed the Millennium would begin by this year. This mathematician calculated the end of the world would be this year based on calculations from the Book of Revelation. Johann Heinrich Alsted. This Calvinist minister predicted the Millennium would begin by this year.
Johann Jacob Zimmermann. This Puritan minister predicted the world would end this year. After the prediction failed, he revised the date of the end two more times. Following his prediction, Napier recalculated his end of the world prediction to in A Plaine Discovery , a book published in Henry Archer.
Swedenborg, a former Lutheran, claimed that the Last Judgement occurred in the spiritual world this year. Connecticut General Assembly members, New Englanders. The sky turning dark during the day was interpreted as a sign of the end times. The primary cause of the event is believed to have been a combination of smoke from forest fires, a thick fog, and cloud cover.
The year would bring the coming of the Antichrist, according to this 14th-century cardinal. The Shakers, a Christian sect founded in 18th century England, predicted the world would end in and then in Nathaniel Brassey Halhed.
While campaigning for Richard Brothers ' release, Halhead proclaimed that the world would end on this day.
This retired sailor stated the Millennium would begin between and He was eventually committed to an insane asylum. This Presbyterian minister predicted the destruction of the world by earthquake in , followed by an age of everlasting peace when God would be known by all. In Leeds, England , in a hen began laying eggs on which the phrase "Christ is coming" was written.
Eventually it was discovered to be a hoax. The owner, Mary Bateman , had written on the eggs in a corrosive ink so as to etch the eggs, and reinserted the eggs back into the hen's oviduct. This year-old self-described prophet claimed she was pregnant with the Christ child, and that he would be born on October 19, She died later that year having not delivered a child, and an autopsy proved she had not been pregnant.
Johann Albrecht Bengel. In the s this Lutheran clergyman proclaimed that Judgment Day would come in , with the pope as the anti-Christ and the Freemasons representing the "false prophet" of Revelations. Wesley, the founder of the Methodist Church, foresaw the Millennium beginning this year.
He wrote that Revelation referred to to , "when Christ should come". Although it was not officially endorsed by their leadership, many Millerites expected the Second Coming to occur on April 28 or at the end of After Christ did not return on 21 March , the Millerites then revised William Miller's prediction to 22 October that year, claiming to have miscalculated Scripture.
The realization that the predictions were incorrect resulted in the Great Disappointment. Rapp, the founder of the Harmony Society , preached that Jesus would return in his lifetime, even as he lay dying on August 7, This Scottish clergyman stated it was years since creation in , and that the world would end. Joseph Morris.In words and photographs, Power to the People is the story of the controversial Black Panther Party, founded 50 years ago in by Bobby Seale and Huey P. Newton. The words are Seale’s, with contributions by other former party members; the photographs, including many icons of the s, are by Stephen Shames, who also interviewed many other members of the party—including Kathleen Reviews: