Someone has to say it: cable news was utterly swept away by the notion that Irene would turn out to be Armageddon.
As the Anti-Defamation League notes, this narrative entails “the annihilation of Jews…who refuse to convert at Armageddon.”
With the DR-Congo now Ebola-stricken, fears of an Armageddon are rising.
I took the warning seriously, and the word “Armageddon” appeared in a huge headline over my story.
“I will apologize for Armageddon, because we had to do the whole movie in 16 weeks,” he was quoted as saying.
On that solitary string hangs everything from Armageddon to an almanac, from a successful revolution to a return ticket.
I think he would not quit the board if Armageddon were towards.
Is there to be literally the great battle of Armageddon in the world before the incoming of a better age?
He who is not faithful in a skirmish would not be faithful in an Armageddon.
The victory of Armageddon is obtained by virtue of the victory of Calvary.
"a final conflict," 1811, figurative use of name in Rev. xvi:16, place of the great and final conflict, from Hebrew Har Megiddon "Mount of Megiddo," city in central Palestine, site of important Israeli battles.
In the Book of Revelation, the site of the final and conclusive battle between good and evil, involving “the kings of the Earth and the whole world,” on the “great day of God Almighty.”
Note: Figuratively, “Armageddon” is any great battle or destructive confrontation.
occurs only in Rev. 16:16 (R.V., "Har-Magedon"), as symbolically designating the place where the "battle of that great day of God Almighty" (ver. 14) shall be fought. The word properly means the "mount of Megiddo." It is the scene of the final conflict between Christ and Antichrist. The idea of such a scene was suggested by the Old Testament great battle-field, the plain of Esdraelon (q.v.).