Joel C. Rosenberg Books In Order

Publication Order of Last Jihad Books

The Last Jihad (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Last Days (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Ezekiel Option (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Copper Scroll (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dead Heat (2008) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of David Shirazi Books

The Twelfth Imam (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Tehran Initiative (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Damascus Countdown (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of J.B. Collins Books

The Third Target (2015) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The First Hostage (2015) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Auschwitz Escape (2014) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Epicenter (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Epicenter Study Guide (2008) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Inside the Revolution Study Guide (2009) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Inside the Revival Study Guide (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Implosion (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Invested Life (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Joel C. Rosenberg is an American communications strategist born in 1967 near Rochester, New York. His father was of Jewish descent and his mother was born into a Methodist family in English descent. His parents were born-again Christians when he was a child in view of the fact that they were agnostic in 1973. Rosenberg is the son of a Jewish father as well as a Gentle mother, he became a born-again Christian at the age of 17 as well as an evangelical Christian with a passion to make disciples of all nations and now he identifies as a Jewish believer in Jesus. He graduated from Syracuse University in 1988 and then worked for Rush Limbaugh as a research assistant. Later on, Joel C. Rosenberg worked for United States presidential candidate Steve Forbes as a campaign advisor. Ideally, Rosenberg opened a political consultancy business, which he ran until 2000 whereby he claims to have consulted for former Israel Deputy Prime Minister Natan Sharansky as well as the former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu where he claims to have garnered much of his information on the Middle East that he would later use in his books. In 2008, Rosenberg designed and hosted the first Epicenter conference in Jerusalem. As a point of fact, the event drew two thousand Christians who wanted to give, learn, pray as well as perform the work of the Lord in both Israel and Middle East. The Epicenter conferences have allowed thousands of people from diverse countries to listen to a number of speakers, particularly the Deputy Prime Minister towards his political career. He is married and lives with his family in Israel.

Writing Career

Joel C. Rosenberg being an Evangelical Christian has written five novels about terrorism and the way it relates to Bible prophecy. As a point of fact, Rosenberg began a new career in writing following the death of Netanyahu in 1999 and decided to retire from politics. His first book, The Last Jihad, a fictional series involving terrorism was written nine months before the September 11th attacks and was published in 2002. This book spent 11 weeks on the New York Times best-seller list, reaching as high as number seven. Additionally, this book appeared in the United States of America today as well as publisher’s weekly bestseller lists and hit number four on the Wall Street Journal list. “The Last Jihad” book was followed by “The Last Days,” which opens with the death of Yasser Arafat and a United States diplomatic Convey ambushed in Gaza spent four weeks on the New York Times Best Seller List and hit number five on the Denver Post list as well as hit number eight on the Dallas Morning News list. The success of his first two books facilitated him to publish, “The Ezekiel Option” in 2005, who forms a military alliance with the leaders of Iran who are feverishly pursuing nuclear weapons as well as threatening to wipe Israel off the face of the earth, “The Copper Scroll” in 2006 and the final book, “Dead Heat” in 2008. Joel C. Rosenberg also wrote a non-fictional account of Bible prophecy as well as the current events in the book Epicenter. This book was published in September 2006 whereby a DVD, which was produced in the summer of 2007, accompanied it. Inside the Revolution was his second non-fiction book, which talked about the different sects of Islam in the Middle East. This non-fiction book emphasized on how Muslims were converted to Christianity in the region and was released in 2009 and made it onto, the New York Times best-seller list reaching number seven as of 27th March 2009. “The Twelfth Imam” his 2011 book deals with terrorism whereby Iran gaining nuclear power. Apart from his writing career, Joel C. Rosenberg was the founder as well as the president of “The Joshua Fund” which was tasked to bless Israel and her neighbors in the name of Jesus according to the book of Genesis.


Media Matters for America, which is a progressive media watchdog group in July 31, 2006 criticized Joel C. Rosenberg featured a segment, whether the crisis in the Middle East is actually a prologue to the end of the world as quoted by Rosenberg. This marked the third time in eight days that CNN has dedicated airtime to those claiming that the ongoing Mideast violence signals the coming of the day of reckoning. Media Matters for America also featured Joel C. Rosenberg compares apocalyptic scriptures in the Bible to modern events based on the lenses of politics as well as economies through what he describes as a third lens as well as the lens of scripture. Rosenberg’s views on the War of Ezekiel 38-39 in the Bible involving Gog and Magog are in line with dispensationalist one of the several Christian theological systems relating eschatology. Rosenberg was debated on this subject by preterits Gary DeMar an American writer and a lecturer as well as the president of American vision and an American Christian nonprofit organization. This organization recognizes the power of God over all of life and where the Christians are engaged in every face of the social order. The criticisms motivated Joel C. Rosenberg to spearhead in his career no matter the challenges he faced in his career of writing books. Therefore, writing book was a call for Joel C. Rosenberg.


Joel C. Rosenberg is a well-known writer who is dedicated to his work, most especially the word of God. According to his parents, Rosenberg was a Christian and that is why most of his books depict some scriptures from the Bible. As a point of fact, his books are entangled with words of wisdom as well as encouragements despite the criticisms from Media Matters for America. Therefore, most people enjoy reading his books in view of the fact that they are full of lessons to be learned in our lives today. Therefore, the book of Joel C. Rosenberg gives a historical context as well as a foundation for how current events will shape our future. With growing interest in prophecy these books, play a vital role towards the ability to write political thrillers that come true focusing on the political perspective.

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