Chronological End Times

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73. What happens when we die?

Why is there so much confusion about what happens to us when we die? If we read the Bible carefully, we will learn what happens after death. We also learn that there are three judgments, three types of saints and three hells. This leads to more questions—where did the Old Testament saints go when they […]

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72. Salvation: God’s Way!

What is the evidence of salvation? Some Bible teachers claim that salvation requires the speaking of tongues. Some teach baptism is necessary for salvation. What is the truth about salvation?  What does the Bible teach about judging (Mt 7:1)? Whom does this verse refer to? In this lesson, Dr. Bramson goes through Scripture to see […]

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70. Great White Throne Judgment!

After a review of the events following the Second Coming, particularly the Millennial Kingdom, Dr. Bramson teaches about the Great White Throne Judgment. What happens at the end of the Millennium? Who are “the rest of the dead” who come back to life (Rev. 20:5)? Why is it necessary for them to come back to […]

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69. Millennial Reign of Christ!

(Note: We apologize for the quality of this audio. For other lessons on the subject of the millennium, see Revelation studies 40 and 41.) In this lesson, Dr. Bramson discusses the millennium. What is it like for Israel? Is Israel really Israel? What do the 12 apostles do? The millennium in populated by unbelieving Gentile […]

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68. Day of the Lord!

In this lesson, Dr. Bramson takes a look at the Day of the Lord from Israel’s perspective. At the time of the invasion of Jerusalem, how many Israelites survive? How will “all Israel be saved?” Is there still time for Israel to repent? What happens to the survivors of the invasion? How are they protected? […]

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67. Souls of those Beheaded!

“I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded because of their testimony for Jesus…” (Rev. 20:4). Who are these souls? Preterist theologians use this verse to prove that the church will go through the Great Tribulation. Does this verse support that position?  What is preterist theology? For further understanding about this verse, Dr. […]

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66. Judgment!

In this lesson, Dr. Bramson looks at the events that occur at the Second Coming. At this point, Satan is thrown into the abyss. Why isn’t Satan simply thrown into the lake of fire at the Second Coming like the false prophet and the antichrist? More importantly, why is there Satan at all? Next, Dr. […]

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65. Satan Seized!

In this series, Dr. Bramson has now reached the Second Coming of Christ. According to the Bible, Satan is now seized and sent to the abyss. Many have been taught that Satan was cast out of heaven thousands of years ago. Is this what the Bible teaches? In this lesson, Dr. Bramson examines what the […]

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55. Israel in the Tribulation: The Dispersion!

In this lesson, Dr. Bramson discusses those who believed Daniel’s prophecy about the first coming of the Messiah—Simeon and the prophetess Anna. Like today, there were those who believed that these prophecies were literal and there were some that believed it was symbolic. How was Israel to recognize the Messiah? Did many Israelites recognize that […]

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49. Great Tribulation: Mystery Babylon

In this teaching, Dr. Bramson teaches on Revelation 17, which gives us more details about the woman riding the beast with seven heads and ten horns. What is meant by prostitution, in this context? Some suggest that this woman, called Mystery Babylon, is the papacy. Can this be true? Who is the beast? (#29-32) Moving […]

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44. Great Tribulation: Mystery of God

Moving on to Revelation 10:7, Dr. Bramson asks what the Bible means by the word mystery. To understand what the Bible means by mystery, Dr. Bramson looks at the kingdom parables.  Using the Jesus Code, Dr. Bramson explains the mystery that Jesus was revealing to the disciples through the parables.  Why was the mystery of […]

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36. Midweek Activities #4—Antichrist

In the first part of this teaching, Dr. Bramson discusses the distorted teachings of Harold Camping who predicted that Jesus would return on May 21, 2011. According to Jesus (Mark 13:32-33), no one knows the day or hour when He will return for his church. So, why would Camping, or anyone, predict Jesus’ return on […]

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34. Midweek Activities #2—Tribulation Saints

In this mini-series about the midpoint (mid-week) of the seven-year tribulation, Dr. Bramson teaches about each of the players are doing at this crucial time in history. Like his studies on the rapture, knowing who’s who and who’s where is crucial to prevent confusion about this important period. In this lesson, Dr. Bramson examines tribulation […]

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28. Power to my Two Witnesses

In this study, Dr. Bramson examines the two olive trees referred to in Revelation 11:3-6. By looking at the ethnicity, authority, and power described in this passage, Dr. Bramson suggests who these two people might be. In addition, by recognizing who was with Jesus during the Transfiguration as well as the nature of their ministries, […]

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26. Four Horses

As Dr. Bramson moves on to Revelation 6, he reminds us how not to learn doctrine. Learned men who translated the Bible around the time of the Protestant Reformation attempted to summarize the Bible for those for who were reading the Bible for the first time. These are called commentaries but now, however, hundreds of […]

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25. Kinsman Redeemer and Ruth

In this lesson, Dr. Bramson retells the story of Naomi and Ruth, which illustrates the law of redemption as well as the role of kinsman redeemer. What was Ruth really saying in her famous speech to Naomi? What was Ruth doing in the threshing floor at Boaz’ feet in the middle of the night? What […]

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24. Kinsman Redeemer, Messianic Seed

In this lesson as well as the next, Dr. Bramson teaches about the kinsmen redeemer. To do this he explores several Old Testament passages, some which seem R-rated–Lot, his daughters and incest; Esau’s selling of his birthright to Jacob; and finally, Judah, his three sons, his daughter-in-law and prostitution. In the end, Judah declares that […]

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23. Our Kinsman Redeemer

Why was it necessary for our Lord and Savior to die such a gruesome death? Why was there no other way to save us? The answer lies in Revelation 5 with help from the Old Testament. What is so unique about the scroll of Revelation 5? What did John know that helped him understand what […]

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22. Satan’s Temple and God’s Temple

What is the Third Temple? After reviewing the history of Israel’s temples, Dr. Bramson explains that there are still two more temples to be built. One could be called God’s temple and the other could be called Satan’s temple. Failure to distinguish these temples has led to confusion among many believers.  In addition, Dr. Bramson explains what […]

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21b. Special Study: Star of Jesus

In this after-Christmas lesson, Dr. Bramson teaches about an event that happened after the birth of Christ—the arrival of the Magi. Who, or what, were the Magi? Why was Herod so disturbed when they arrived in Jerusalem? What does Daniel, the prophet, have to do with all of this? In this lesson, Dr. Bramson separates […]

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21. Antichrist’s Temple

After reviewing and explaining what Anti-Christ is and is not, Dr. Bramson teaches about the man of perdition of Daniel 9. Who is this person? Is it possible to know his identity before the Rapture? What will he do after the Rapture? What is the world’s reaction to him and why? What can the man […]

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18. The Inner Sanctum

Revelation 4 begins and ends with the word metatouta so it must be important for us to understand this word. After explaining this word and its implications, Dr. Bramson discusses where the rapture takes place, and who John saw when he was taken into heaven. Finally, Dr. Bramson concludes this lesson with analysis of three […]

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15. 70th Week of Daniel

What happens between the Rapture and the Second Coming? In this study, Dr. Bramson will teach about the 70th Week of Daniel, which explains what happens during this time period. What are the “times of the Gentiles?” Why and when did this period begin? Does this mean that God is finished with Israel as a […]

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14. So when is the Rapture?

1 Thess 4:16 says “For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first.” Many claim that this trumpet is the same trumpet as the one referred to at the end […]

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13. Is there really a Rapture?

In this lesson, Dr. Bramson considers the claims of many denominations that believe that there is no rapture. What biblical evidence is there to support their view? Looking at the Catholic, a Methodist, Presbyterian and Episcopal denominational view shows a common source to support their position. Dr. Bramson this source critically. Is their Biblical support […]

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12. What is the Rapture?

“The Rapture should be at the center of our thoughts at all times. If it isn’t then we don’t understand Scripture or we have a problem with our relationship with Christ.” With this opening, Dr. Bramson dives into one of his favorite topics—the Rapture. He wonders why the Rapture isn’t regularly preached. One reason is […]

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6. Do We Survive WWIII?

What happens to the Church during WWW III?  To answer this question, Dr. Bramson discusses the rapture. What is the rapture and why do the majority of Christian churches throughout the world teach that there is no such thing as the rapture? The Bible clearly teaches that Jesus will return. In this lesson, Dr. Bramson […]

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4. After 2010:World War III–Ezekiel 38

In this lesson, Dr. Bramson discusses the war described in Ezekiel 38-39. Two thousand six hundred years ago, the Hebrew prophet Ezekiel foretold the invasion of Israel. Who are these countries? What happens when these nations invade? What happens to Israel? Finally, when does this occur and what does this invasion have to do with […]

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3. 1948 through 2010–Matthew 24

In Matthew 24, the disciples asked Jesus three questions. Dr. Bramson answered their first question in the previous lesson. In this lesson, Dr. Bramson discusses the disciples’ other two questions: “When will the Temple be destroyed?” and “What will be the signs of the Second Coming?” Why is there so much confusion about this passage? […]

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1. We care because…?–Matthew 24

In this series, Dr. Bramson will teach about the End Times chronologically, looking at Revelation and the Gospels as well as Old Testament passages to help us learn how the future will unfold. In this first lesson of the series, Dr. Bramson presents an overview of the End Times, beginning with the disciples’ questions about […]