Are These The Perilous Times of the Bible?
People believe that we are living in the perilous times of the Bible. They are taking cues from the earthquakes in Haiti, bad weather, and other catatrophes. Israel is a central focus of politics and Iran becomes the scapegoat. The world is anxious and scrambling for answers. All they get are more doom and gloom prophecies. To add some sanity to this picture, the Biblical text requires more equitable handling.
The insights from the study on Romans 8 helps the Bible student to get a good grasp on the time of the last days. Romans 8 falls within the same end times pattern. See Are We Living in the Last Days?