Prophecy and Modern Times

Prophecy and Modern Times

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by W. Cleon Skousen
     
 

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There is great hope and encouragement that come from studying the prophets and their prophecies about our day. Their inspiring messages give direction that point the way for anyone struggling or discouraged in these difficult and cloudy times.

Prophecy and Modern Times is a delightfully arranged collection of prophecies from both ancient and modern prophets. A

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There is great hope and encouragement that come from studying the prophets and their prophecies about our day. Their inspiring messages give direction that point the way for anyone struggling or discouraged in these difficult and cloudy times.

Prophecy and Modern Times is a delightfully arranged collection of prophecies from both ancient and modern prophets. A foreword by President Ezra Taft Benson sets the stage. Learn how to interpret and understand prophecy. Learn its purpose in your own life. Next, read about prophecies concerning America and Palestine, and see how those ancient men foresaw events that we are living through right now.

And lastly, read about the great prophecies of the return of Jesus Christ and how he will usher in a thousand years of peace, the great Millennium. The Association for Mormon Letters says "W. Cleon Skousen is masterful" in his approach and delivery.

Editorial Reviews

Association for Mormon Letters - Gary D. Goodwin
This release of "Prophecy and Modern Times" is timely, not only in its relevant content but also in the message it brings to the table. Skousen reveals his brilliance in his organization of such a monumentally complicated task. He suggests how to interpret prophecy, tells us its purpose and our responsibility to understand it. Skousen is masterful!
President Ezra Taft Benson - Ezra Taft Benson
Within these covers W. Cleon Skousen has brought together prophecies bearing on modern times, which he discusses in an uncompromising and forthright manner. Every person interested in present and future events in this war-torn world will profit from a careful perusal of these pages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781630720773
Publisher:
Izzard Ink,LLC
Publication date:
11/18/2014
Edition description:
Izzard Ink
Pages:
140
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

W. Cleon Skousen was a world renowned teacher, lecturer and scholar for more than 60 years. Born in Raymond, Alberta, Canada on January 20, 1913, Dr. Skousen s growing up years were spent in Canada, Mexico, and California.
He attended college at the San Bernardino Junior College where he was elected Student Body President.

In 1934 he went to law school at George Washington University in Washington DC, where he earned his Juris Doctorate and was admitted to practice law in the District of Columbia. At this same time he was employed with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

Dr. Skousen served the FBI for 16 years (1935-1951), and worked closely with J. Edgar Hoover including a hot-spot stint as the director of communications. In 1960 he began a speaking tour around the country addressing the important political issues facing America at that time. During this period, he averaged 300 speeches a year.
He was invited to write a new constitution for Canada and the proposed United States of Latin America, and he published a model constitution that could be adopted by nations everywhere. He served as Chief of Police in Salt Lake City for four years and ten years as a university professor. He was a prolific writer and produced three national best sellers, The Naked Communist, The Naked Capitalist, and The Five Thousand Year Leap. Eight of his books were used as college texts, and several were translated and published in other countries.

His seminars on the Constitution have been taught to several million across the U.S., and among his students were dozens of U.S. Senators and Representatives, two Supreme Court justices, and several candidates for President. He believed knowledge and understanding were key to maintaining a free country, and spent his entire adult life opening up complex issues for deeper understanding by students and audiences all around the world.

His many books and recordings addressed diverse subjects ranging from the raising of boys, to the principles of good government, to prophetic history. Dr. Skousen accumulated a wealth of knowledge and optimism information that he called the diamond dust of exciting history, natural law and eternal principles of hope. These principles he painstakingly distilled into the pages of over 40 books and pamphlets, to be shared in an exciting and inspirational manner. This is what made him so popular with audiences of millions around the world.

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Prophecy and Modern Times 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Fair-and-Balanced More than 1 year ago
This is a book that covers the signs of the second coming.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago