Christs, False


Christs, False
   Our Lord warned his disciples that they would arise (Matt. 24:24). It is said that no fewer than twenty-four persons have at different times appeared (the last in 1682) pretending to be the Messiah of the prophets.

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

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