There are many theories on the pre-, mid-, and post- tribulation timing. And a lot of people are interested to know about the truth of the Bible. They worry about all the evil taking place around us today and multiplying by the week. Jesus told us there would be more and more signs of the end increasing in intensity and frequency.
But we can trust our God. He said, “Because thou hast kept the word of my patience, I also will keep thee from the hour of temptation, which shall come upon all the world, to try them that dwell upon the earth”. (Rev. 3:10).
If you are not familiar with the rapture, there are numerous scriptures that cover or refer to this event. It is the time when the Lord will come at the sound of the trumpet, “Then we which are alive [and] remain shall be caught up (raptured) together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.” (1 Thessalonians 4:17).
One of the things that we can always be sure of
when reading the Word of God is its truth.
The way God reveals truth in His Word, and the way we know that His Truth is the only truth that exists on the planet, is through the orderly organization and the content of His Word.
For example, we see this through: patterns, types, shadows, numerical cycles, parallelism, double meaning,self-interpretation of the Word of God, prophecy, etc…
--Every 7th day is a Sabbath
--Every 7th year is a shemitah year (when people do not work the land on the 7th year)
--Every 7 cycles of 7 years is a Jubilee year (49 years)
(By the way these cycles affect everything around the world: Stock market, economy, wars, fall of empires, etc. that’s why Daniel’s vision is so significant…For 8 scriptural reasons for a pre-tribulation rapture