A new era of oppression had begun, except this time it was Christians persecuting Christians. Those who would be so bold as to keep the true commanded sabbath, or memorialize the day of their Savior's death, did so at the peril of losing their own life.
To survive, the fragmented and dwindling remnant of the "True Church" goes into hiding almost to the point of historical oblivion.
"the woman fled into the wilderness" Rev 12:6
Most of what little documentation of it's existence that remains has surfaced
in the pages of history as mostly obscure derogatory references to "heretical
Christian sects", that still practiced forms of "Jewry", in places such
as the Near East, Asia Minor, Armenia, the Balkins, the Alpine regions
of Europe, Southern France, Britain and the United
|The Great Falling Away by Joseph Santora --- ©1998-2002 True Christian Ministries|