more apparent than among modern evangelicals and the ecumenical movement in general. The Jesuit interpretations of Preterism and Futurism have distracted us and removed prophecy from its historic context. Their plan has largely succeeded.
Historicism, as the view of virtually all of the Reformers and the Reformed Confessions, places the Church in the middle of a titanic struggle for the Truth of the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ against the forces of Antichrist. Knowing the main characters in this epic will help us regain our moorings. For then we will know where we came from, where we are, and where we are going.