The Rapture: Will the Church Go Through the Tribulation?

Dr. Dana Cline

Question: When will the Rapture take place in relation to that Tribulation period - or will the church go through the Tribulation Period?

The popular view, most widely accepted today, is generally called "The Post-Tribulation View" - It teaches that the church WILL go through the Tribulation period.

1. Historical Argument for the Post-Tribulaiton View

2. Terminology Argument for the Post-Tribulation View 

3. Exegetical Argument for the Post-Tribulation View (Revelation 20:4 is key passage used)