Adult -- The Rapture Trap
- I recently sent information on books that refute The Da Vinci Code. Now,
here is one that refutes the Left Behind series.
Title: The Rapture Trap
Author: Paul Thigpen
Publisher: Ascension Press
Date Published: October 2001
Price: Softcover 11.99
Comments: A Catholic response to "end times" fever.
Karl Keating, Author, What Catholics Really Believe
Paul Thigpen debunks the rapture theory with charity, clarity, and precision.
Steve Wood, Founder, St. Joseph's Covenant Keepers
...The Rapture Trap presents a reliable and trustworthy guide to Catholic
Teaching on the end times.
About the Author
Paul Thigpen, Ph.D., is a senior editor for Servant Publications, associate
editor of Envoy Magazine, and the best-selling author of more than 25 books,
including A Dictionary of Quotes From the Saints (Servant, 2001) and Blood of
the Martyrs, Seed of the Church (Servant, 2001). Thigpen is a former evangelical
Protestant pastor who entered the Catholic Church in 1993. He lives with his
wife, Leisa, and their two children in Savannah, Georgia.
Paul Thigpen, Ph.D., lays out in clear, simple terms the biblical foundations
of Catholic teaching on the close of the age--the "end times." Along with
Scripture, he draws from Tradition, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, Church
history, and contemporary experience to reveal the shortcomings of the rapture
doctrine and the larger tangle of twisted religious teachings to which it is
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