24 May '11, 2am

Well, no wonder: US preacher who predicted the 'Rapture' says he was off, Judgment Day actually coming in October

Well, no wonder: US preacher who predicted the 'Rapture' says he was off, Judgment Day actually coming in October

Mr Camping, who predicted that 200 million Christians would be taken to heaven on Saturday before the Earth was destroyed, said he felt so terrible when his doomsday prediction did not come true that he left home and took refuge in a motel with his wife. -- PHOTO: AP OAKLAND (California) - CALIFORNIA preacher Harold Camping said on Monday his prophecy that the world would end was off by five months because Judgment Day actually will come on October 21. Mr Camping, who predicted that 200 million Christians would be taken to heaven on Saturday before the Earth was destroyed, said he felt so terrible when his doomsday prediction did not come true that he left home and took refuge in a motel with his wife. His independent ministry, Family Radio International, spent millions - some of it from donations made by followers - on more than 5,000 billboards and 20 RVs plastered with ...

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