Awaiting the End in 1844 and Beyond
Lecture no. 22 from the course: The Apocalypse: Controversies and Meaning in Western History
Taught by Professor Craig R. Koester | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Chart a pivotal end-times crusade in America led by William Miller, who drew on the Apocalypse and book of Daniel to predict that 1844 would see Christ's Second Coming. The heirs to this movement include the Seventh-Day Adventists and Jehovah's Witnesses.