Everyone sees the economic crisis slamming America at home. Fewer recognize dangerous forces are gathering strength abroad. But only a handful understand just where this convergence of troubles is leading—according to your Bible.
For thousands of years, people have gathered at sunrise on Sunday to worship. Even before the Catholic Church began, Romans would face the east and worship the rising sun. That pagan sun worship is, in fact, the origin of the name Sunday, just as the name Thursday refers to the worship of the Norse god Thor.