SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A California ministry that warned the end
of the world would come Friday awoke to discover that Earth was
undergoing its usual rotation with no signs of a cataclysmic event.
Oakland-based Family Radio International previously predicted the rapture would take 200 million Christians to heaven on May 21. Its most recent pronouncement said natural disasters would destroy the globe on Friday.
The ministry and its 90-year-old leader, Harold Camping, are avoiding the media this time around and perhaps a repeat of the international mockery that followed the previous failed prophecy.
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