Letters: Jul. 22, 2002

The Bible and the Apocalypse

"The belief that our destiny is set and we have no power to settle our differences is ridiculous, an idea out of the Dark Ages." VINCE WHITMER Leesburg, Va.

You've taken great pains to present all points of view in your report on the Apocalypse and best-selling books about the end of the world [SOCIETY, July 1]. I think we are indeed heading for something that will ultimately be wonderful. And we true believers should not be looking for signs of the future as much as fighting for truth and justice in our own little corner...

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