Posted by Luke J. Wilson on 3rd February 2016 in Second Coming Series | Second Coming,Return of Christ,Return of Jesus,Preterism,Prophecy,Last Days,Left Behind,Eschatology,Matthew 24,Olivet Discourse,Josephus,history,Part 2,Desolation,Temple Destruction,Jewish War,70AD
...pistle of Barnabas
(not the be confused with the much later 14th century forgery called “the gospel of Barnabas
This, along with other early texts known as “the Didache” and the "Shepherd of Hermas”, were books commonly given to new converts to read during the first century (Shepherd was even considered as Canon by various Early Church Fathers, such as Irenæus).
As an intriguing side-note, the 4th century “Codex Sinaiticus” included Barnabas
and The Shepherd alongside the rest of the New Testament books in its canon.
even links the 70AD event to the completion of “the Week” which harkens back to Daniel’s prophecy, as did ma...