Projeções e profecias — IBGE e escatologia adventista

Rodrigo Galiza

Resumo


O Censo do IBGE de 2010 (publicado em 2012) apontou que o Catolicismo
está em decadência no Brasil. Enquanto isso, protestantes e sem religião crescem.
Como parte desse conglomerado não Católico está a Igreja Adventista do Sétimo Dia. Com uma visão bem peculiar sobre profecias bíblicas, o Adventismo do Sétimo Dia ensina que a Igreja Católica Apostólica Romana irá crescer em influência até o ponto de dominar o Cristianismo e impor sua forma de culto (WHITE, 1950).
Estará equivocada a projeção futurística Adventista?

Palavras-chave: Censo; IBGE; Igreja Católica; Crescimento.

 

 

The 2010 IBGE Census (published in 2012) pointed out that Catholicism Is in decline in Brazil. Meanwhile, Protestants and no religion grow. As part of this non-Catholic conglomerate is the Seventh-day Adventist Church. With a rather peculiar view on biblical prophecies, Seventh-day Adventism teaches that the Roman Catholic Church will grow in influence to the point of dominating Christianity and imposing its form Of worship (WHITE, 1950). Will Adventist futuristic projection be misleading?

Keywords: Census; IBGE; Catholic Church; Growing.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.19141/1809-2454/kerygma.v12.n1.p.135-155

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