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Mitchell Stein

Gender Male
Nationality Israeli American
Relatives Judith Stein (wife), Chaya Stein (daughter)
Religion Judaism (formerly), Christianity
Spiritual State Saved during the Tribulation
First Appearance Busted!

Mitchell Stein is a tribulation saint and one of the 144,000 witnesses. He is the husband of Judith Stein and the father of Young Tribulation Force member Chaya Stein. Mr. Stein was aghast when Chaya became a believer and disowned her. Even when Judith believed before her death in book 8, Mr. Stein still refused to believe. After Chaya's death Mr. Stein looked at Tsion Ben-Judah's website and finally accepted Jesus as the Messiah.


Early Childhood (if applicable)

Childhood (if applicable)



Personality and Skills


  • Mr. Stein's first appearance was in book 7.
  • Mr. Stein became a believer in book 15.
  • Even though Revelation 14:4 says that the 144,000 are virgins, Mitchell was married and had a child, Chaya.
  • Mitchell was the only member of the Stein family to survive to the Glorious Appearing.
  • Mitchell is often referred to as "Mr. Stein" by everyone. Seldom is he ever called by his first name.
  • Mitchell, Chang Wong, and Phoenix are the only three characters to have POVs in the Left Behind: The Kids series that are not members of the Young Tribulation Force.
  • Mr. Stein was one of only two surviving parents of a Young Tribulation Force member to be alive during the Great Tribulation period, the other was Cyrus Spivey. After Cyrus's death, Mitchell was the only parent of a Young Tribulation Force member to be alive at the Glorious Appearing.
  • Mitchell was the character that made the most appearances in the Left Behind: The Kids series that was not a member of either the Tribulation Force or the Young Tribulation Force.


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