Blood Moons Rising: Bible Prophecy, Israel, and the Four Blood Moons by Mark HitchcockHas the final countdown to the end days begun? Are the heavens telling us we are nearing the end? Astronomers have noticed it is coming. Historians have noted its significance. In 2014 and 2015, there will be a phenomenon in the skies of four blood moons falling during Jewish feasts. This has only happened three times in recorded history: 1493-94, 1949-50 and 1967-68. Each time these dates have had extraordinary significance for the Israelites. From the discovery of the New World to the creation of modern-day Israel, these years of the four blood moons have truly been turning points in history. Bible prophecy describes the moon being darkened and turned to blood. What is the significance of these signs in the skies? What will the future bring? Prophecy expert Mark Hitchcock guides you through the relevant Bible passages so you can understand the times in which you live.
WHAT THE BIBLE SAYS ABOUT BLOOD MOONS
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What does the Bible say about? The sun shall be turned to darkness and the moon to blood, before the day of the Lord comes, the great and magnificent day. The sun shall be turned to darkness, and the moon to blood, before the great and awesome day of the Lord comes. When he opened the sixth seal, I looked, and behold, there was a great earthquake, and the sun became black as sackcloth, the full moon became like blood, and the stars of the sky fell to the earth as the fig tree sheds its winter fruit when shaken by a gale. The sky vanished like a scroll that is being rolled up, and every mountain and island was removed from its place. When he opened the sixth seal, I looked, and behold, there was a great earthquake, and the sun became black as sackcloth, the full moon became like blood,.
Suprisingly, the phrase "blood moons" does not appear at all in the KJV Bible. The three places in Scripture where our closes celestial neighbor turns into the color red is Joel , Acts which quotes Joel and Revelation We need to cover a few brief definitions as we start our study. These special appearances of the moon are referred to as the blood moon tetrad. A tetrad is a series of four consecutive total eclipses of the lunar surface. Tetrads are relatively rare occurrences. While none occurred from to A.
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What is a blood moon? What does the Bible say about them? A full lunar eclipse can make the moon look orange or red. That's where the term "blood moon" comes from. According to www.
Acts - The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before that great and notable day of the Lord come: Joel - The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and the terrible day of the LORD come. Matthew - Immediately after the tribulation of those days shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light, and the stars shall fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken: Romans - That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. Revelation - And after these things I saw four angels standing on the four corners of the earth, holding the four winds of the earth, that the wind should not blow on the earth, nor on the sea, nor on any tree. Read More Joel - And I will shew wonders in the heavens and in the earth, blood, and fire, and pillars of smoke.