But how does point to the year 2240 as the end of the world?
According to 2 Peter 3:8, “one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day”.
Ancient Jewish scholars also speculated the world would end after “six days” or rather 6,000 years.
If the world is going to end 6,000 years after creation, then the Hebrew year of 6,000 matches the Gregorian year of 2240.
Professor Meyer said: “This hypothesis is patterned after the account of God creating the world in six days and then resting on the seventh day