PROPHECY Archive

What Is the Significance of the Proto-Evangel (Genesis 3:15)?

Eve was tempted to do the unthinkable—to take the place of God as arbiter of good and evil. Satan tempted, and the woman tasted temptation’s ripened fruit. God authored the potential for evil by providing the woman with choice; the woman actualized evil by exercising that choice. Yet the very passage that references humanity’s fall […]

Syria, Prophecy, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Monologue: Hank addresses the events in Syria and the misguided teachings of those who claim current events are the fulfillment of prophecy. Questions and Answers: What are your thoughts on Tomorrow’s World with Roderick Meredith? Should Christians practice washing each other’s feet as Jesus […]

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics: When you make a vow to God, is it wrong to expect something in return? Can you explain what Jesus means when He talks about eating His flesh and drinking His blood in John 6? Can you determine the age of the earth based on the […]

Types and Shadows

Hank explains what he means when he refers to types and shadows in the Old Testament

Typological Prophecy

Hank answers a question about the Hebrew word “almah” used in Isaiah 7:14, and describes how the virgin birth prophecy was

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics: Is tithing part of the civil and ceremonial laws or the moral law? Could the prophesies of Matthew 24 and Revelation have a double fulfillment? What are your thoughts on David C. Pack? Can you explain the Mark of the Beast with regard to buying and […]

Jesus: The Superstar of Biblical Prophecy

Hank Hanegraaff discusses his latest booklet, entitled Jesus: The Superstar of Biblical Prophecy. In it, Hank points out how seven

Was Revelation written before or after the destruction of the temple in AD 70?

Just as it is common to describe Patmos as a barren Alcatraz, misidentify the great prostitute as the Roman Catholic Church, or identify the 144,000 as exclusively Jewish male virgins, so too it is common to contend that Revelation was written long after the destruction of the temple in AD 70. Thus, according to modern-day […]

Is the Shedding of Blood Necessary for Forgiveness?

According to the New Testament, forgiveness requires the sacrifice of a substitute: “The law requires that nearly everything be cleansed with blood, and without the shedding of blood there is no forgiveness” (Heb. 9:22, NIV). However, since the destruction of the temple in AD 70, Orthodox Judaism has tended to regard the Old Testament sacrifices […]

Was Isaiah thinking about Jesus when he prophesied the virgin birth?

Looking back at the Old Testament through the lens of the New, it is easy to assume that Isaiah understood the Messianic meaning of his prophecy. However, those who believe that the Bible is the infallible repository of redemptive revelation must be willing to test all things in light of Scripture and hold fast to […]