Does Luke 21:36 Promise a Pre-Trib Escape? – 05 September, 2018

Many of today’s Messianic people consider the pre-tribulation rapture to be an escapist doctrine, where the God of Israel is seemingly incapable of leading and protecting His people through any sort of difficulty. Pre-tribulationists commonly claim from Luke 21:36 that the redeemed are promised a pre-trib rapture escape to Heaven: “But keep on the alert at all times, praying that you may have strength to escape all these things that are about to take place, and to stand before the Son of Man.” How are those holding a post-tribulational gathering of the holy ones into the clouds, to approach this?

The Dangers of Pre-Tribulationism: