About My References

1. The following individuals have proven themselves to be scholars of the subjects that are addressed in this blog. Each person’s educational levels vary. However, peer respect is present for each of the people that are listed. Depending on each individual that is identified in the list of scholars, more or less amplifying information is provided. All of us have read something that someone else has written. Therefore, it is important for us to choose authors whom have proven themselves to be worthy of gaining our attention.

2. Knowledge is key to the success of any society. Today, many college students and graduates are highly ignorant of basic facts of education, especially of the founding of our country and of the government that has been commissioned by our constitution to impartially govern our country. The lack of knowledge has not “just arrived!” Consider the words of the Jewish Prophet, Hosea. Check the date of the writing.

3. “My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge” (Hosea 4:6, 785 B.C., JPS Tanakh 1917, NAS 1977).

4. This page, which contains scholarly references, is under construction, and will continually have sources of information added to it.

5. Beneath this list of sources is another list, which relates to theologians whom I have found to be very knowledgeable in the subjects of the end times, and will also include many of the names that immediately follow. The second list also includes detailed ministry accomplishments of each individual.

John Ankerberg (M.Div., D.Min.)
Kenneth L. Barker (B.A., Th.M., Ph.D.)
Edwin A. Blum (D.Theol, Th.M. Th.D.)

Lewis Sperry Chafer (Th. D., D. Litt.)

David L. Cooper (Th.M., Ph.D., Litt.D)
William Lane Craig (B.A., M.A., Ph.D., D. Theol.)
Jimmy DeYoung (Th.D., Ph.D.)
Charles H. Dyer (B.A., Th.M., Ph.D.)
Michael J. Easley (B.S.Ed., Th.M.., D.Min.)
Charles L. Feinberg (B.A., M.A., Th.B., Th.M., Th.D., Ph.D.)
Gary Frazier (D.D., Ph.D.)
Paul David Freed (Ph.D.)
Arnold Fruchtenbaum (B.A.,Th.M.,Ph.D.)
Kenneth O. Gangel (B.A., M.A., M.Div., S.T.M., Ph.D., Litt.D.)
Norman Geisler (B.A.,Th.M, Ph.D.)
Gene A. Getz (B.A., M.A., Ph.D.)
John D. Grassmick (B.A., Th.M., Ph.D.)
Ed Hindson (Th.D., D.Phil.)
Mark Hitchcock (J.D., Th.M., Ph.D.)
David Hocking (M.Div., Ph.D.)
Zane C. Hodges (B.A., Th.M.)
Harold W. Hoehner (Th.M., Th.D., Ph.D.)
Tom Hughes, Pastor
Thomas Ice (Th.M., Ph.D.)

Harry A. Ironside (D. Litt., D.D.)
Grant Jeffrey (Th.M., Ph.D.)
David Jeremiah (Th. M, D.D.)
Walter Kaiser (Ph.D., B.D.)
George L. Klein (Th.M., Ph.D.)
John Kessler (M.Div., D. Min.)
John R. Kohlenberger, III ((Th.B., M.A.)
Tim LaHaye (D. Min., Litt.D.)
F. Duane Lindsey (Th.M., Th.D.)
Hal Lindsey (Th.M., Th.D.)
Robert P. Lightner (Th.B., Th. M., Th.D.,  M.L.A.)
David k. Lowery (B.A., Th.M.; Ph.D.)

Thomas S. McCall (Th. D.)

J. Vernon McGee (Th. D).

Alva J. Mc. Clain (A.B., LL, D., D.D., B. D., Th. M.)
Paige Patterson (B.A., Th.D., Ph.D.)
J. Dwight Pentecost (Th.M., Th.D.)
Richard Polcyn (Th.M.)
John B. Polhill (M.Div., Ph.D.)
Ron Rhodes (Th.M., Th.D.)
Charles C. Ryrie (Th.D, Ph.D.)
Michael Rydelnik (Th.M., D.Miss.)
Bill Salus, Author
Gary E. Schnittjer (B.S., Th.M., Ph. D.)
Thomas R. Schreiner (B.S., M.Div., Th.M., Ph.D.)
C.I. Scofield (D.D)

Lewis Sperry Chafer (Th. D., D. Litt.)
Renald Showers (B.A., Th.D.)
James Strong (D.D., LL.D)
Robert L. Thomas (B.M.E., Th.M., Th.D.)
Frank Charles Thompson (D.D., Ph.D.)

Stanley D. Toussaint (Th. D.)
Elmer L. Towns (B.S., M.A., Th.M., MRE., D.Min.)
Bill Thrasher (Th.M., Th.D.)
Merrill F. Unger (A.B., Th.M., Th. D., Ph.D.)
Jerry Vines (B.A., B.D., Th.D.)
Daniel B. Wallace (B.A., Th.M., Ph.D.)
John F. Walvoord (B.A., M.A., Th.M., Th.D., D.D., Litt.D.)
John Whitcomb (B.A., B.D., Th.M, Th.D.)
Robert N.(Bob) Wilkin (B.S., Th.M., Ph.D.)
Don Wilkins (B.A., M.Div., Th.M., M.A., Ph.D.)
Harold L. Willmington (D.Min.)
Andy Woods (Th.M., J.D., Ph.D.)

Mark M. Yarbrough (Ph. D.)

Roy Zuck (A.B., Th.M., Th.D.)
And others

6. Biographical data on sources that have I have found to have a strong understanding of the end times.

The following scholars provide documents, videos, and other teaching aids that relate to the teaching of Israel, the end times, and the overall focus of this blog. Each contributor has been proven to be a supporter of Israel. They believe that “the church is the church,” and “Israel is Israel.” They believe that the biblical blessings and promises that are written in Scripture that relate to Israel have not been given to the church. The Church has not replaced Israel. Israel is a nation; the church is not! As a believer in Christ, I must make known the biblical truth about Israel and the Church. In this biographical listing of sources, there are also links that relate to ministries, without listing all of the the names that relate to each particular ministry.

Jan Markell, https://www.olivetreeviews.org/about

John Ankerberg, https://www.jashow.org/about-the-john-ankerberg-show/

Kenneth L. Barker, https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/39632.Kenneth_L_Barker

Edwin A. Blum https://www.moodypublishers.com/authors/b/edwin-blum/

Lewis Sperry Chafer. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_Sperry_Chafer

Christ In Prophecy. Lamb And Lion Ministries., https://christinprophecy.org/staff/dr-david-r-reagan/

David L. Cooper, http://promisestoisrael.org/category/david-l-cooper/

Click to access Revelation.pdf

Bob Cornuke, https://baseinstitute.org/about/bob-cornuke-biography/

William Lane Craig, https://www.reasonablefaith.org/william-lane-craig/

Jimmy DeYoung, http://jimmydeyoung.com/aboutdrd.shtml

Charles H. Dyer, https://www.moodypublishers.com/authors/d/charles-dyer/

Michael J. Easley, https://michaelincontext.com/about/

Charles L. Feinberg, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_L._Feinberg

Gary Frazier, https://garyfrazier.com/about/

Paul David Freed, http://mightymen.org/pdfbio.php

Arnold Fruchtembaum, https://www.ariel.org/about/dr-fruchtenbaum

Kenneth O. Gangel, https://christianuniversity.org/professors/dr-kenneth-o-gangel/

Norman L. Geisler, https://www.biblegateway.com/blog/2019/07/dr-norman-geisler-1932-2019/

Gene A. Getz, https://bibleprinciples.org/about-gene/

Al Gist, http://www.maranathaevangelisticministries.com/

Phillip Goodman, Director of Bible Prophecy, Tulsa, Oklahoma

John D. Grassmick, https://voice.dts.edu/contributor/john-d-grassmick/

Ed Hindson, http://thekingiscoming.com/about-dr-ed-hindson/
Ed Hindson is the Bible Teacher on The King Is Coming telecast. He is also the Assistant Chancellor, Distinguished Professor, and Dean of the Institute of Biblical Studies and the School of Religion at Liberty University in Virginia.

Mark Hitchcock, http://marklhitchcock.com/about/
Mark Hitchcock is a leading Bible prophecy expert, prolific author who has penned over 20 books on the end times, senior pastor, and adjunct faculty member of the Dallas Theological Seminary.

David Hocking, https://www.davidhocking.org/aboutdavid.php

Zane C. Hodges, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zane_C._Hodges

Did Zane Hodges Believe That Saving Faith Is Intellectual Assent?

Harold W. Hoehner, https://christianuniversity.org/professors/dr-harold-w-hoehner/
https://www.ebay.com/ (Harold W. Hoehner)


Tom Hughes https://412church.org/

Thomas Ice. http://www.bibleprophecyblog.com/p/thomas-ice.html

Harry A. Ironside. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_A._Ironside

Terry James, Prohecy Line https://terryjamesprophecyline.com/about/

Grant Jeffrey, http://www.raptureready.com/

David Jeremiah, http://www.davidjeremiah.org/site/

John R.Kohlenberger, III, https://www.moodypublishers.com/authors/k/john-kohlenberger/

A Tribute to John R. Kohlenberger III: Guest Post by Dr. Stan Gundry


Tim LaHaye, http://leftbehind.com/

Zola Levitt, https://www.levitt.com/

Robert P. Lightner, https://drrobertlightner.blogspot.com/

Robert P. Lightner, Author and Professor


A Dispensational Discourse with Dr. Robert Lightner

Hal Lindsey, https://www.biblio.com/hal-lindsey/author/490
Harold Lee Lindsey (born November 23, 1929) is an American evangelist and Christian writer. He is a Christian Zionist and dispensationalist author. He graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary with a Master of Theology degree, majoring in the New Testament and early Greek literature.

David K. Lowery, https://voice.dts.edu/contributor/david-k-lowery/

Alva J. Mc. Clain (A.B., LL, D., D.D., B. D., Th. M.)

Thomas S. McCall https://www.levitt.tv/media/person/Dr.+Thomas+S.+McCall%2C+Th.D.

J. Vernon McGee. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._Vernon_McGee

Paige Patterson, https://prabook.com/web/leighton_paige.patterson/284082

J. Dwight Pentecost, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._Dwight_Pentecost


Donald Perkins, https://www.according2prophecy.org/bio.html

Richard Polcyn, https://www.amazon.com/Richard-Polcyn/e/B003Y3FGMM%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share

John B. Polhill, https://www.galaxie.com/article/sbjt06-3-02
John B. Polhill is the James Buchanan Harrison Professor of New Testament Interpretation at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. Polhill has taught at Southern since 1969. He has written numerous articles and a widely acclaimed commentary on Acts in the New American Commentary.

Dennis Pollock, https://www.spiritofgrace.org/

Pre-Trib Research Center, https://www.pre-trib.org/

Prophecy Line https://terryjamesprophecyline.com/about/

Rapture Ready, https://www.raptureready.com/

David R. Reagan, http://christinprophecy.org/staff/dr-david-r-reagan/
Dave is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin where he majored in History and Government. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa and was granted a Woodrow Wilson Fellowship which he used to attend a Harvard graduate school called The Fletcher School of Law And Diplomacy where he earned two Master’s degrees and a Doctorate in International Law and Politics.

Ron Rhodes, http://ronrhodes.org/
Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary (1986). Major: Systematic Theology. Graduated with High Honors.
Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary (1983). Major: Systematic Theology. Graduated with Honors. Elected to Dean’s List.
B.A., Houston Baptist University (1979). Recipient of the Greek Excellence Award. Chief nominee for the Riverside Scholarship.

Michael Rydelnik, https://michaelrydelnik.org/

Charles Ryrie, Ryrie Study Bible
Charles Ryrie https://www.amazon.com/Charles-Caldwell-Ryrie/e/B001HMRTWW
Charles Ryrie https://www.moodypublishers.com/authors/r/charles-ryrie/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Caldwell_Ryrie

Bill Salus, http://www.prophecydepotministries.net/

Gary Schnittjer, https://cairn.edu/team/gary-schnittjer/

Thomas R. Schreiner, http://www.sbts.edu/academics/faculty/thomas-r-schreiner/

Lewis Sperry Shafer, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_Sperry_Chafer

Renald Showers, http://www.sermonaudio.com/search.asp?SpeakerOnly=true&currSection=sermonsspeaker&Keyword=Dr.%5ERenald%5EShowers
Renald Showers is an author and Bible teacher for The Friends of Israel Gospel Ministry, Logo-en

Renald Showers


Robert L. Thomas, https://www.theopedia.com/robert-thomas

Reflections on the Life of Robert L. Thomas, Th.D.

Stanley D. Toussaint https://voice.dts.edu/article/stan-toussiant-retires-47-years-teaching/

Elmer L. Towns, https://www.biblesprout.com/articles/bible/marriage-supper-lamb/#ts-fab-bio-below

Merrill F. Unger, https://www.moodypublishers.com/authors/u/merrill-unger/

Merrill Frederick Unger was a Bible commentator, scholar, archaeologist, and theologian. He earned his A.B. and Ph.D. degrees at Johns Hopkins University, and his Th.M and Th.D degrees at Dallas Theological Seminary. He was a prolific writer who authored some 40 books
Author of Unger’s Bible Dictionary, copyright 1957, 1961, 1966 by The Moody Bible Institute of Chicago. Copyright renewed 1985 by Pearl C. Unger.

Jack Van Impe, https://www.jvim.com/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Van_Impe

Jerry Vines, https://www.jerryvines.com/about-us/

Daniel B. Wallace, https://danielbwallace.com/

Daniel B. Wallace


John F. Walvoord, https://www.thriftbooks.com/a/john-f-walvoord/203232/
(1910-2012) long-time president of Dallas Theological Seminary, was one of the most prominent evangelical scholars of his generation. He is considered perhaps the world’s foremost interpreter of biblical prophecy.
Bio – https://bible.org/users/john-f-walvoord

John F. Walvoord (1910–2002) Home for Christmas

John Whitcomb, https://answersingenesis.org/bios/john-whitcomb/

Robert N. (Bob) Wilkin

Don Wilkins, https://www.christianpublishers.org/apps/webstore/search?utf8=%E2%9C%93&sort=newest&query=Don+Wilkins

Harold L. Willmington, https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/lynchburg-va/harold-willmington-8023816

Bible Institute


Andy Woods, http://andywoodsministries.org/

Chafer Theological Seminary: An Interview with the New President—Dr. Andy Woods


Mark Yarbrough. https://www.dts.edu/employee/mark-yarbrough/

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