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The Rapture: Reasons Why World Might or Might Not End

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A dog follows the instructions of professional trainer Hayssam Chedid as he places a cat in front of him during an obedience training session at the K9 school and hospital of the Middle East Kennel Cub at Nahr al-Kalb area, north of Beirut, on October 27, 2010. The Club, which is the largest in the Middle East, has more than 400 dogs and clients bring their pets to be trained, bred and hospitalized. AFP PHOTO/JOSEPH EID (Photo credit should read JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)(JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)

Christian groups are predicting that The Rapture, accompanied by a combination of joyful ascendence into paradise for the faithful and chaotic torment and ruin for the rest of humanity, will happen Saturday. We have consulted some sources and divined a list of arguments—seven for why the world will not end and four for why it will.

 
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