What prophecies did the bible predict that turned out to be true in modern history?
A lot of Christians state the bible is true because it made accurate predictions. I just want to hear some examples of these.
- jenLv 69 years agoFavorite Answer
GENESIS TO DANIEL'S FIRST AND SECOND COMING OF JESUS
No time for Gen.1:1,2; Job 38:4-7,30-32[angels]; Gen.1:3-25; God's day 4, of
seasons, years and days given plant life along with more light through the
water shield around that gone earth that was sustaining life long after all
all born in sin, the new heavens and earth will also, Rev.21:1-5. At time,
God's day 7 ends, Gen.2:2-4, all days will be one day, Heb.4:1-12, Last day
with John 6:44; 14:3; Rev.3:12, for Rev.20:1-6, Christ Jesus 1000 yr reign.
Adam Gen.1:26, to Son #7, Jude 14,15. Noah son #10, flood yr 1656, violence
669 yrs, Abraham son #20 in genealogy of Jesus, Matt.1:1-17; Heb.11:1-40.
Adam-130,105,90,70,65,162,65,187,182= 1056 Noah born.
Gen.5:3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18,21,25,28-Noah born, Gen.7:6, age 600, flood,
yr 1656, Noah dies yr 2006.
Shem at 2, 35, 30, 34, 30, 32, 30, 29= 222nd yr, Terah born, dies yr 2083.
Gen.11:10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24= Terah born, dies age 205, Gen.11:32.
Yr 0130, at Adam, Cain kills Abel, Seth is born. He dies age 930, Gen.5:5.
Yr 0130, at Seth, plus 105( he dies age 912, Gen.5:8, yr 1042).
Yr 0235, at Enos, Plus 090( he dies age 905, Gen.5:11, yr 1140).
Yr 0325, at Cainan, plus 70( he dies age 910, Gen.5:14, yr 1235).
Yr 0395, at Mahalaleel, plus 65(he dies age 895, Gen.5:17, yr 1290).
Yr 0460, at Jared, plus 162(he dies age 962, Gen.5:20, yr 1422).
Yr 0622, at Enoch, plus 65(he dies age 365, yr 987, Gen.5:23,24, Adam 930).
Yr 0687, at Methuselah, plus 187(he dies age 969, Gen.5:27, yr 1656).
Yr 0874, at Lamech, plus 182(he dies age 777, Gen.5:31, yr 1651). Gen.9:28,29,
Yr 1056, at Noah[age 600 flood, Gen.7:6, yr 1656(age 950, dies, yr 2006 -^-).
Yr 1558, at Shem, plus 100(he dies age 600, yr 2158, 25 yrs before Abraham).
Yr 1658, at Arphaxad, plus 35( he dies age 483, year 2141-Shem 2158).
Yr 1693, at Salah, plus 30(he dies age 433, year 2126, Shem 2158).
Yr 1723, at Eber, plus 34(he died age 464, year 2187, Shem 2158).
Yr 1757, at Peleg, plus 30(he dies age 239, year 1996, Shem 2158).
Yr 1787, at Rue, plus 32(he dies age 239, year 2026, Shem 2158).
Yr 1819, at Serug, plus 30(he dies age 230, year 2049, Shem 2158).
Yr 1849, at Nahor, Plus 29, yr 222nd at Terah(he dies age 148, year 1997].
Yr 1878, at Terah(dies age 205, year 2083, Abraham age 75 son #20, Gen.12:4.
Yr 2083, at Abraham's covenant, Gen.15:13[400th yr]16[4th gen], 18[to land].
Yr 2108, at Isaac born, Gen.21:5; yr 2113, Ishmael departs, Isaac is heir.
Yr 2288, at Isaac dead. Gen.35:28,29, Jacob age 120, 130, 147, Gen.47:9,28.
Yr 2315, at Joseph age 57 in Egypt, dies age 110, Gen.50:22-26, end Genesis.
Yr 2368, at 1698 BCE. 145 yrs to Moses Exo.7:7; 12:37,41, 430 yrs from covenant.
Yr 2513, at Deut.34:7; & Josh.5:6,10,12, 41 yrs+ Judges 11:26, 300 yrs. 450 yrs,
Yr 2963, at Samuel age 80, Saul & David 66 yrs, 2Sam.5:4,5. Solomon 40, 1Ki.11:42.
Yr 3069, at 997 BCE, 1413 yrs after flood, 986 yrs from covenant. Judah kings end,
Yr 3460, at Babylon[ 606 BCE, now at 2011 CE], was 2617 yrs ago, Jesus is next king.
Yr 4064, at birth of Jesus, age 2, Matt.2:11,13,16, yr 4066, Luke 16:16,17[John].
Yr 4064, at 2064, yr 6128, Matt.24:3,21,36; of yr 6130, God alone knows day & hour.
DANIEL HAS MICHAEL IN THE TIME OF THE END
Now 2011 CE, yr 2617, after Judah kings ended at Babylon, yr 3460 - 0606 CE
there will be no king until Jesus at 2nd coming, after Dan.9:2,24-27,
1st, Jesus cut off. [Rev.7:1]; Matt.25:31-34, Rev.7:9-17, the living.
Michael Dan.12:1-13[of Jude 9]; at Rev.12:7-12; in
the time of the end, the word, Satan a short time
and Michael is there to the last, 1Thes.4:15-17, for Rev.20:1-6.
King James Bible published and is excepted by most, yrs 2217 - 1611 CE, yr 5677
Dan.8:12-14 God's word circulating for world, yrs 2300 - 1694 CE, yr 5760
Dan.12:1-7[7:25; 2500 yrs], Michael is to stand up, yrs 2500 - 1894 CE, yr 5960
Dan.12:1-9[4:31; 2520 yrs], Rev.12:7-12 enemies at, yrs 2520 - 1914 CE, yr 5980
as Acts 2:27-35[Heb.1:1-13], down underfoot 60 yrs, yrs 2580 - 1974 CE, yr 6040
Dan.12:1-11[2x 1290=] enemies down underfoot now 97 yrs 2617 - 2011 CE, yr 6077
Dan.12:1-12[2x 1335=] 2670 yrs less 150 plus 2520 = yrs 2670 - 2064 CE, yr 6130
Rev.9:1-5[5x 30=] 150, pit open for Satan yr 2520,
sealed of God and green of earth not to be harmed,
in WW1, WW2, 9:12-15[Vietnam], Rev.12:12-15[Iraq];
Jesus as a thief in the night, 1Thes.5:1-9,21,22,
not to children of the light of times and seasons.
Rev.11:1-3[2x 1260= ] 2520 yrs God's time, man days
12,15,18. Rev.12:6, 42 months times 30 days= 1260 of
man. Rev.13:5. Rev.17:5,6,10-14; Satan is down all
of the 8th, that is of the 7. to Rev.20:1-6,12,13.
Jesus and firstborn/fruits, Heb.12:22-24,Rev.3:12.
resurrect all the dead, 1Cor.15:22-28,51-53, all is
made new. Rev.21:1-5, clean 8. Eph.2:7; 3:21. God's
with heavenly and earthly family, he's all in all.Source(s): Bible.
- 9 years ago
It was stated in Jeremiah 50:35 that Babylon would, after its final destruction, remain essentially desolated. People ranging from Alexander the great to Saddam Hussein ( http://architecture.about.com/cs/countriescultures... ) Have planned/attempted to rebuild/restore it and have not had any lasting success. 'All that remains of the original ancient famed city of Babylon today is a mound, or tell, of broken mud-brick buildings, and debris.'
There is also the prophecies regarding Jesus....The fulfilling of many of these prophecies was completely beyond the control of Jesus. He could not, for instance, have arranged to be born of the tribe of Judah, or as a descendant of David. (Genesis 49:10; Isaiah 9:6, 7; 11:1, 10; Matthew 1:2-16) Nor could he have maneuvered the events that led to his being born in Bethlehem. (Micah 5:2; Luke 2:1-7) Nor would he have arranged to be betrayed for 30 pieces of silver (Zechariah 11:12; Matthew 26:15); that his enemies spit on him (Isaiah 50:6; Matthew 26:67); that he be reviled while hanging from the executional stake (Psalm 22:7, 8; Matthew 27:39-43); that he be pierced, but not a bone in his body be broken (Zechariah 12:10; Psalm 34:20; John 19:33-37); and that soldiers cast lots for his garments (Psalm 22:18; Matthew 27:35). These are merely a few of the many prophecies fulfilled in the man Jesus.
There are other prophecies regarding even such events as the establishment of the league of nations/united nations and the world wars.... but the explanation is way too long for here, any one who wants more information can e-mail me freely. And I don't mean fanciful tabloid style apocalyptic stuff either (I am not an easy person to convince) but it takes a little effort. You can't point to a Bible verse that said that Barrack Obama would be elected, that Hitler would have a small fuzzy moustache, or that there would be a huge earth quake in Haiti, for instance.
- o'donnellLv 43 years ago
The bible isn't anyones opinion. It is God's stimulated phrase. He might have made definite that simplest what he needs contained in it are there and that whatever he didn't wish in was once omitted. These humans weren't giving an opinion, they have been giving prophecy and well information. At instances they have been giving caution. God works by way of humans, thus a couple of humans truthfully wrote the bible, however it was once now not their phrases, the phrases are God's.
- Kilroy JLv 59 years ago
(2 Timothy 3:1-5) . . .But know this, that in the last days critical times hard to deal with will be here. 2 For men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, self-assuming, haughty, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, disloyal, 3 having no natural affection, not open to any agreement, slanderers, without self-control, fierce, without love of goodness, 4 betrayers, headstrong, puffed up [with pride], lovers of pleasures rather than lovers of God, 5 having a form of godly devotion but proving false to its power; . . .
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- Marco PoloLv 59 years ago
Mat 24:1 And Jesus went out, and departed from the temple: and his disciples came to him for to shew him the buildings of the temple.
Mat 24:2 And Jesus said unto them, See ye not all these things? verily I say unto you, There shall not be left here one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down.
Mat 24:3 And as he sat upon the mount of Olives, the disciples came unto him privately, saying, Tell us, when shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of the world?
Jesus tells his disciples that the temple in Jerusalem would be destroyed. Then the disciples ask him when shall these things be? Jesus explained the things that would happen, then:
Mat 24:32 Now learn a parable of the fig tree; When his branch is yet tender, and putteth forth leaves, ye know that summer is nigh:
Mat 24:33 So likewise ye, when ye shall see all these things, know that it is near, even at the doors.
**"when ye (disciples) see all these things"
Mat 24:34 Verily I say unto you, This generation shall not pass, till all these things be fulfilled.
**"I say unto you (disciples) this generation (theirs) shall not pass till all (everything) be fulfilled.
The temple and Jerusalem were destroyed in AD 70, just as Jesus said, in their generation.Source(s): Rom 3:4
- 9 years ago
The bible was the first to say the world was round.
The wind blows to the south and turns to the north; round and round it goes, ever returning on its course." (Ecclesiastes 1:6)
Before science said it was flat. Guess Science was wrong
- Anonymous9 years ago
The self-fulfilling ones, I daresay.Source(s): WWHMJD? HE WOULD ROCK!!! Thou shalt turn thy music UP!!