Some insightful thoughts on the “Day of the Lord.”
My transcript of The Bible Project animation is below:
Jon: “The Day of the Lord.” It is a phrase in the Bible that religious people use, usually when talking about the end of the world.
Tim: Yeah, things like Armageddon or the apocalypse. You might be familiar with this image of Jesus returning on a white horse. He has got sword to bring final judgment.
Jon: Everyone wants to know how will it all go down.
Tim: So a lot of these images come from the last book of the Bible. But to understand them, you have to go back to the first book.
Jon: When the story begins, we watch God create an amazing world. Then He gives humans power to rule over it on his behalf.
Tim: But the humans are tempted by this mysterious, unhuman character, who offers them a promise: you could define good and evil on…
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