Once again Pastor Paul White gives us an excellent account of Matthew 24:29, as he shows an Old Testament precedent that the words used in this passage are symbolic language, and are not to be taken literally. This is part of his overall goal of showing that Matthew 24 is a fulfilled prophecy and not something which is in our future.
The shaking of Heaven and Matthew 24
D. Robert Pike (Rob) is a retired Engineer and husband of his beloved wife Ida. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana Wesleyan University, a Master of Arts Degree from Webster University, and Ph.D in Theology at Trinity College and Seminary. He is the author of three books: 1. God’s Promise of Redemption, a story of fulfilled prophecy, 2. God's Purpose for Hell, a compelling probe of God's love for the lost 3. Jehovah's Witnesses, Modern Day Arians or Not? and is a member of New Day Christian Church in Port Charlotte, Florida. He lives with his wife of 33 years in Southwest Florida in the winter, and Indiana in the summer. His life verse is Proverbs 3:5,6: “Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” View all posts by Rob Pike