Is this the end of this age, as foretold by the prophets in the Bible-an end which includes the reign of the antichrist, World War III, and the impact of a large asteroid and numerous meteorites on planet earth? In
, read about certain events that indicate that we are indeed at the end, including the return of Jewish people to their ancient homeland in the Middle East, the end of the six-thousand-year time period allotted for mankind, and the widespread proliferation of nuclear weapons in several countries. Read about a description of the prophet Daniel's fourth empire in 2 Esdras in the Apocrypha. The prophetic passages in the Old and New Testaments contain good news for good people and bad news for bad people, and the most important event prophesied to take place in these latter years-the second coming of Jesus Christ-will soon take place.