Category: Harbinger

Apr 06

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK RATTLED BY LARGEST EARTHQUAKE IN 34 YEARS

By Laura Zuckerman March 30, 2014 8:49 PM

(Reuters) – Yellowstone National Park, which sits atop one of the world’s largest super-volcanoes, was struck on Sunday by a magnitude 4.8 earthquake, the biggest recorded there since February 1980, but no damage or injuries were immediately reported.

The tremor, a relatively light event by seismic standards, struck the northwest corner of the park and capped a flurry of smaller quakes at Yellowstone since Thursday, geologists at the University of Utah Seismograph Stations said in a statement.

The latest earthquake struck at 6:34 a.m. near the Norris Geyser Basin and was felt about 23 miles away in two small Montana towns adjacent to year-around entrances to the park – Gardiner and West Yellowstone.

The national park spans 3,472 square miles (8,992 square km) of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho, and draws about 3 million visitors each year to its iconic geysers and wildlife attractions, including bison.

A U.S. Geological Survey team planned to tour the Norris Geyser Basin on Sunday to determine if the quake altered any of Yellowstone’s geothermal features, such as geysers, mud pots and hot springs.

Several people reported having felt shaking they compared to the rumble of a tractor-trailer truck driving by, and a few items fell off the shelves at a local grocery store, a West Yellowstone police dispatcher said.

About 1,000 to 3,000 earthquakes strike Yellowstone each year, according to the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory, a research partnership of the park, the University of Utah and the U.S. Geological Survey.

The ancient super-volcano, or caldera, that lies beneath the surface of the park was discovered by scientists in recent years to be 2.5 times larger than previously thought, measured at 30 miles wide, according to the park.

Sunday’s quake occurred near the center of an area of ground uplift that geologists have been tracking for several months, University of Utah seismologists said. Elevated seismic activity was also found in the area during a previous period of uplift from 1996 to 2003.

The recent spike in earthquake activity at Yellowstone is linked to the uplift, which in turn is caused by the upward movement of molten rock beneath the Earth’s crust, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Fortunately, there was no indication that the recent seismic activity signaled an impending eruption of the Yellowstone Caldera, scientists said.

Researchers with the observatory have said in the past that catastrophic eruptions by the super-volcano are unlikely for tens of thousands of years, though less extreme lava releases could occur within thousands of years.

The super-volcano’s most cataclysmic eruption occurred 2 million years ago, covering half of North America with ash and killing prehistoric animals as far as away as modern-day Nebraska, according to the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory.

Heat from a vast chamber of molten rock beneath the caldera fuels the park’s famous geothermal features, including Old Faithful Geyser, Yellowstone scientists say.

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Mar 30

New Blood Moons study on Prophecy page 3!

I have created a new bible study for your use on the Blood Moons! It can be found on Prophecy Page 3 on the website! Enjoy!

 

I will be on vacation until Friday! See you soon!

 

Blood-Moons

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Mar 30

Ken Ham: The Unbiblical ‘Noah’ Is a Fable of a Film

Leading creationist Ken Ham, who recently debated Bill Nye, says that the new blockbuster, starring Russell Crowe, is an insult to Christians: “Ultimately, there is barely a hint of biblical fidelity in this film. It is an unbiblical, pagan film from its start”

As a Creationist and also a believer in the historical account of Noah and the Flood, I agree with atheist Darren Aronofsky’s statement about his just-released film “Noah”: It is the “least biblical” of Bible-themed films. Any other agreement I have with the filmmaker’s take on the book of Genesis and its account of Noah ends right there. Further, I told a group of pastors earlier today that because I found “Noah” to be a boring 2½ hour movie, it may be the worst film I’ve ever seen.

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Mar 23

The Ultimate Con 2

By Donna Wasson


This is a continuation of information I want to leave for those left behind after the rapture of the church. It’s apparent from where I sit today on 3/23/14, that when the Lord evacuates His Bride from this planet, the world powers will have to have a very convincing explanation lined up ahead of time, to account for the sudden disappearance of millions of people.

 

This must be in place for several reasons. First, they will need to rapidly quell the panic and grief of those whose family members and children are missing. The New World Order globalist elite, who worship and serve Lucifer, will know what they present to the public is a lie. Plus, if what they tell you isn’t convincing, the public will remember what their Christian family and friends warned them about, and will come to the realization that the Bible is absolutely true. Heaven knows The Powers That Be can’t have that! People who believe what the Bible says will never accept the New World Order.

 

The strategy they’ve been working on for many decades will be so shocking, so overwhelming, yet strangely logical to the shattered psyches of world citizens, that they’ll buy into it simply to preserve their psychological equilibrium. The cover story they’ll offer will say the missing people were taken off the planet by an alien race because we refused to be enlightened, or some other such nonsense.

 

The NWO leaders will finally disclose the fact that mankind has been visited by alien races for thousands of years. They will most likely tell you that humans were ‘seeded’ on earth thousands of years ago by these benevolent extra terrestrials, and now they’ve come back to assist human beings in their next phase of evolution. You will no doubt see many UFO ships of various sizes and the “ET’s” will be introduced to the masses via satellite television. Listen up: It’s a truckload of baloney!  It’s the ULTIMATE con, and they’ll expect you to buy it.

 

They’ll tell you ANYTHING but the truth; that God created men and women in His image. Because of the post-rapture related trauma, as well as decades of demonic Darwinian/Evolutionary propaganda, the people will believe it. Hey, it’s a more palatable explanation for mankind’s existence than the usual amoebas in a pool of slime or missing-link monkeys.

 

Again, the LAST thing they want you to understand is that you were made in the image of the omniscient, all powerful, loving God of the universe. That would elevate you above the level of slavery, which is where they intend to keep you.

 

All this was even predicted in 2 Thessalonians 2:7-9 “For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth will let, until he be taken out of the way.” (This is referring to the Holy Spirit of God lifting His power to restrain wickedness, and the evacuation of the church.) “And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming: Even him, whose coming is after the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders,” (This describes the rise of the Antichrist.)

 

Verses 10-12 continue “And with all deceivableness of unrighteousness in them that perish; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved. And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie: that they all might be damned who believed not the truth, but had pleasure in unrighteousness.”

 

In other words, all of you left behind had plenty of opportunity to turn to Jesus for salvation before the church was snatched away to heaven. Because you chose to ignore His invitation and continue living a sinful lifestyle, you will now face the Tribulation. Since you had no time for God’s truth, He’s going to allow you to totally buy into the lies you’ll be told, unless you give your life to Him now.

 

As I mentioned before, you can still accept Jesus as your Savior, but you’ll likely be martyred by having your head chopped off. When you get saved, remember to refer to your Bible so you can sort out what is truth from the lies the government will be telling you. That Bible is the ONLY source of truth you can count on!

 

Unfortunately, you can’t trust what any authority figure on the face of planet earth tells you, because their bottom line during the aftermath of the rapture will be to usher in the New World Order, reestablish control of the masses and restore economic commerce as soon as possible. Because I already know the ultimate con game they’ll be playing, I want to make sure you understand what you’re going to see and where it really came from. Let me start at the beginning for clarity.

 

When Jesus was describing what life would be like right before the rapture of the church, He made a curious statement. Matthew 24:37 “But as the days of Noe (Noah) were, so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.”  Yes, I mean THAT Noah. Noah and the ark with the flood. So, what was going on back in the days of Noah that would also be occurring right before the rapture?

 

Genesis 6:1-2, 4 explains. “And it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them, that the sons of God saw the daughters of men that they were fair; and they took them wives of all which they chose. There were giants in the earth in those days; and after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.”

 

Who were these “sons of God?” They were heavenly angels who were referred to in Aramaic as, “Watchers.” The story of these beings is described in detail in the Book of Enoch, which is not part of the Biblical canon. However, Jude, the half-brother of Jesus, quotes from this book in Jude 14-15. If it was reliable enough for Jude to quote, then I think it’s safe to say we can look to it for accurate information.

 

The Book of Enoch relates how these angelic beings noticed how beautiful human women were.  Two hundred of them made a pact to deliberately disobey God by physically coming down to earth to take wives. The children born of these unholy, perverted unions were hybrids called Nephilim, and were the giants we read about in the Bible.

 

These Watchers also gave the women forbidden knowledge about sorcery, incantations, charms, enchantments, the cutting of roots and plants, ornaments, dyes and paints and even makeup. They taught men the art of metallurgy so they could fashion weapons of war, as well as how to read the stars and moon. God, at least at that time, didn’t intend for human beings to have this knowledge, and He was not pleased at what was happening.

 

The Nephilim ended up being a horrible scourge on mankind. Book of Enoch 7:11-14 tell us “And the women conceived, bringing forth giants, whose stature was each three hundred cubits. These devoured all which the labor of men produced; until it became impossible to feed them; when they turned themselves against men, in order to devour them; and began to injure birds, beasts, reptiles and fishes, to eat their flesh one after another, and to drink their blood.”

 

Chapter 8:2 says “Impiety increased; fornication multiplied; and they transgressed and corrupted all their ways.”  Because of the sexual activity between angels and humans, which produced the soulless hybrid Nephilim who then fornicated with men, women and animals, the genetic code of human beings and animals became tainted and impure.

 

This was an abomination in God’s sight, as well as a major issue because Jesus’ DNA had to be purely human and that of the Holy Spirit. This is the reason the Lord destroyed everything that had breath in the Great Flood. Apparently, Noah was not only a righteous man but his wife, his sons, and daughters-in-law still had clean DNA. That’s the reason they were saved; to repopulate the earth once it was cleansed.

 

Enoch goes on to describe God’s judgment on the sins of the Watchers. They were forced to watch their Nephilim sons and daughters be slain before their eyes. Then, the Watchers were bound, cast into various dark pits to be held until the final judgment. However, their offspring the Nephilim, were a different story.

 

The Book of Enoch 15:8-10 tells what the Lord decreed about the Nephilim. “Now the giants, who have been born of spirit and of flesh, shall be called upon the earth evil spirits, and on earth shall be their habitation. Evil spirits shall proceed from their flesh, because they were created from above; from the holy Watchers was their beginning and primary foundation. Evil spirits shall they be upon the earth, and the spirits of the wicked shall they be called. The habitation of the spirits of heaven shall be in heaven, but on the earth shall be the habitation of terrestrial spirits, who are born on earth.”

 

“The spirits of the giants shall be like clouds, which shall oppress, corrupt, fall, content and bruise upon earth. They shall cause lamentation. No food shall they eat; and they shall be thirsty; they shall be concealed; and shall rise up against the sons of men, and against women; for they come forth during the days of slaughter and destruction.”

 

These same Nephilim spirits still roam this earth. They travel from host body to host, working acts of great deception and wickedness. Of course the host human being must be open to demonic possession, which accounts for much of what we currently see performed in the Illuminati laden music industry, as well as the Luciferians walking the halls of most world governments.

 

One of the great end-time prophetic stories of the Bible is told in Daniel 2. In this chapter, Daniel recounts and interprets a dream for King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon. The king had dreamed of a large statue of a man with a head of gold, chest and arms of silver, belly and thighs of brass, lower legs of iron, with feet a mixture of iron and clay.

 

Daniel explained to the king that each section represented successive major kingdoms, starting with Nebuchadnezzar’s and moving down the body as time went on. The final kingdom would arise just before the Kingdom of Jesus Christ would be established on the earth. This final kingdom was represented by the feet.

 

However, notice the oddity of what Daniel described in verse 43 “And whereas thou sawest iron mixed with miry clay, they shall mingle themselves with the seed of men: but they shall not cleave one to another, even as iron is not mixed with clay.

 

He clearly stated that “they shall mingle themselves with the seed of men.” If “they” shall mingle or mix themselves with the genetic material of mankind, which includes both sexes, this can only mean that “they” are not composed of human DNA. So who or what are “they?”

 

During WW II, Nazi scientists were busy performing all kinds of medical experiments on concentration camp prisoners. Some of that research was in the field of genetics. After the war, the United States government began a covert intelligence program called Operation Paperclip. This involved transferring some of the brightest Nazi scientific minds and their families to America, setting up alternative identities for them with the agreement that the scientists would continue their research for the good of this country.

 

Other countries around the world also participated in their own version of this program, thus sparing some of the most heinous monsters the justice they deserved. They earned their freedom in exchange for working for the host country. Genetic experimentation has been ongoing ever since.

 

In The Ultimate Con: Part 3, I’ll continue delving into the background of the alien deception that will shortly reveal itself, possibly even before the rapture. Stay tuned.

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Mar 21

Must read book: Review of Blood Moons by Pastor Mark Biltz

Blood Moons: Real Deal

I have been reading recently the book Blood Moons by Pastor Mark Biltz concerning the upcoming 4 blood moons in 2014 and 2015 that will take place on Passover and Feast of Tabernacles.

In Genesis 1:14 God tells us that the sun and the moon are meant to be signals for us on His feast days for us to know that something is coming upon the earth and Israel. Just look at the Hebrew for the meaning of the word signs and you will understand. Four consecutive blood red moons in a row are called tetrads. The last time we saw 4 consecutive blood moons was in 1967-68 when Israel recaptured Jerusalem and in 1949 and 1950 just after Israel became a nation.

Pastor Biltz noticed this phenomenon when he put these dates for the blood moons on the biblical calendar and this pattern emerged. As he was researching the topic he noticed that this has only happened a total of 8 times in the last two thousand years. This occurred for example in 32-33 AD just around the time Messiah was crucified. It happened again in 67-68 AD just prior to the temple being destroyed by the Romans.  So it does appear as if God is truly using this to tell us something is coming. By the way this phenomenon is not scheduled to occur in this century. All this data FYI can be verified on NASA website.

Joel 2 tells us the sun will be darkened and the moon will turn to blood before the great and terrible day of the Lord. IF you know bible prophecy then you know we are the terminal generation, the generation that will see the coming of Christ. The super sign of Israel becoming a nation demands it.

Stay tuned and watch and be sober and ready! Be alert. You must read this book as it is a right now word for this generation!

Keep looking up!

Tommy

 

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Mar 19

‘BLOOD MOONS’ HITS 4TH PRINTING BEFORE DEBUT

Called ‘most important book of the times’

Published: 12 hours ago

A top ranking in Amazon’s Christian category.

One of the top-selling documentaries on Amazon as well.

And a necessary fourth printing of the book, all prior to the actual launch date.

Available Tuesday in bookstores for the first time, Pastor Mark Biltz’s book, “Blood Moons: Decoding the Imminent Heavenly Signs,” already has sold more than 40,000 copies.

Described by Jim Bakker, host of The Jim Bakker Show, as “the most important book of the times,” the book is the definitive story of the impending blood moons by the man who discovered the astronomical relationship behind the prophecy, heavenly signs and when they intersect.

A full-length documentary, produced by WND Films and directed by award-winning director George Escobar, is also available starting Tuesday.

As of Monday, “Blood Moons” was the No. 171 book overall on Amazon.com, with the movie version the No. 5 overall bestseller in the documentary category.

In 2007 Pastor Biltz first discovered the correlation between when blood moons fell on feast days and key historical world events. Using NASA”s Eclipse Website to correlate the celestial events with God’s holy days mentioned in the Bible, Pastor Biltz discovered the four blood-moon eclipses in 2014 and 2015 actually coincide with the feasts of Passover and Tabernacles.

“While others are writing about this topic and talking about this subject, all of their work is derivative of what Pastor Biltz has discovered in his research over the last seven years,” said Joseph Farah, founder of WND, WND Books and WND Films. “There are other books out there on this topic, but this is the only one by the man who discovered the phenomenon and writes about it with the knowledge gained from seven years of study. If you really want to understand what all the excitement is about, this is the book and the movie for you.”

Media interest in discussing the blood moons phenomena with not only the discoverer, but also the authority on the subject, has been intense. Biltz has appeared for four straight days on The Jim Bakker Show, and will appear on the March 19th and 20th broadcast as well to discuss the phenomena.

Biltz also appeared on the popular “Coast to Coast AM” radio program for three hours on March 9, a program carried on more than 500 affiliates and reaching an estimated audience of three to five million Americans.

He is also taping an appearance on “Jewish Voices” to air around Passover. Hosted by Jonathan Bernis, it airs globally on TBN and other outlets.

Called a “blood moon tetrad,” it’s an astronomical series of lunar eclipses that has occurred before, according to NASA. But there’s something very different about this series, because the eclipses occur on the biblical holidays of Passover and the Feast of Tabernacles, or Sukkot.

When tetrads have occurred in the past on these holidays observed by Jews around the world and an increasing number of Christians as well, they have coincided with momentous events in the history of the Jewish people.

As Passover nears, millions of people around the world are watching with anticipation for the moon to turn blood red with the first eclipse.

But Biltz said that to understand the meaning, it’s important to know the seasons, feasts and calendar of the Lord.

Biltz, founder of El Shaddai Ministries, is a well-known commentator on the feasts of the Lord who has spoken in Sweden, Germany, Switzerland, Canada and throughout the United States.

“This has happened only eight times over the last 2,000 years!” Biltz said. “And the last two times these occurred on the Jewish holidays there was a war in the Middle East regarding the nation of Israel. These are patterns and historical facts that cannot be disregarded. The Jewish Talmud records that total lunar eclipses are indicators or omens for the nation of Israel.”

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Mar 13

Newly Found Megalithic Ruins In Russia Contain The Largest Blocks Of Stone Ever Discovered

Michael Snyder
The Truth
March 11, 2014

An incredible discovery that was recently made in Russia threatens to shatter conventional theories about the history of the planet.  On Mount Shoria in southern Siberia, researchers have found an absolutely massive wall of granite stones. 

Some of these gigantic granite stones are estimated to weigh more than 3,000 tons, and as you will see below, many of them were cut “with flat surfaces, right angles, and sharp corners”.  Nothing of this magnitude has ever been discovered before.  The largest stone found at the megalithic ruins at Baalbek, Lebanon is less than 1,500 tons.  So how in the world did someone cut 3,000 ton granite stones with extreme precision, transport them up the side of a mountain and stack them 40 meters high?  According to the commonly accepted version of history, it would be impossible for ancient humans with very limited technology to accomplish such a thing.  Could it be possible that there is much more to the history of this planet than we are being taught?

For years, historians and archaeologists have absolutely marveled at the incredibly huge stones found at Baalbek.  But some of these stones in Russia are reportedly more than twice the size.  Needless to say, a lot of people are getting very excited about this discovery.  The following comes from a Mysterious Universe article

Alternate history buffs are about to be whipped into a frenzy!  OK, maybe not, but they will find this interesting.

An ancient “super-megalithic” site has been found in the Siberian Mountains.  Found recently in Gornaya Shoria (Mount Shoria) in southern Siberia, this site consists of huge blocks of stone, which appear to be granite, with flat surfaces, right angles, and sharp corners.  The blocks appear to be stacked, almost in the manner of cyclopean masonry, and well…they’re enormous!

Russia is no stranger to ancient megalithic sites, like Arkaim or Russia’s Stonehenge, and the Manpupuner formation, just to name two, but the site at Shoria is unique in that, if it’s man-made, the blocks used are undoubtedly the largest ever worked by human hands.

When I say that this is a new discovery, I am not kidding.  In fact, the very first expedition to study these stones happened just a few months ago.  Prior to this expedition, there were no known photographs of these megalithic stones.  Archaeologist John Jensen is mystified by these ancient ruins, and the following is an excerpt from a post on his personal blog

The super megaliths were found and photographed for the first time by Georgy Sidorov on a recent expedition to the Southern Siberian mountains. The following images are from Valery Uvarov’s Russian website.

There are no measurements given, but from the scale depicted by the human figures, these megaliths are much larger (as much as 2 to 3 times larger) than the largest known megaliths in the world. (Example: The Pregnant Woman Stone of Baalbek, Lebanon weighs in at approximately 1,260 ton). Some of these megaliths could easily weigh upwards of 3,000 to 4,000 tons.

Below, I have posted some of the images that he was referring to.  As you can see, they are absolutely stunning…

 

 

 

 

 

Another very unusual thing about these stones is that they caused the compasses of the researchers to start behaving very strangely.

The following is an excerpt from a story on a Russian news source

Some events that were happening during the autumn expedition could probably be called mystical. The compasses of the geologists behaved very strangely, for some unknown reason their arrows were deviating from the megaliths. What could this mean? All that was clear was that they came across an inexplicable phenomenon of the negative geomagnetic field. Could this be a remnant of ancient antigravity technologies?

Of course much more research needs to be done on this site.

Nobody knows who cut these stones or how old they are.

Jensen believes that they come from a time “well back into the mists of pre-history”

These megaliths reach well back into the mists of pre-history, so far in fact, that conjecture about their ‘builders’, methods, purpose and meaning is pure speculation, and as such, I would hesitate to offer any observation at all, other than to say our pre-historical past is richer than we ever dreamed.

These stones are likely to remain an unsolved mystery for a very long time.

But what is abundantly clear is that according to the commonly accepted version of history they should not be there.

And of course this is far from the only site around the world that contains massive megalithic ruins.  Perhaps the most famous are the megalithic ruins at Baalbek, Lebanon…

 

The following is some information about Baalbek from one of my previous articles…

The ancient city of Baalbek is one of the greatest archaeological mysteries of all time. Located east of the Litani River in the Bekaa Valley of Lebanon, Baalbek is world famous for its exquisitely detailed yet monumentally scaled Roman temple ruins. In Roman times, Baalbek was known as Heliopolis (after the sun god) and it contained some of the largest and most notable Roman temples ever built. In fact, the Romans had constructed an extraordinary temple complex in Baalbek consisting of three separate temples – one for Jupiter, one for Bacchus and one for Venus. But what these Roman temples were built on top of is much more important. These Roman temples were actually built on top of an ancient 5 million square foot platform that was made from some of the largest stones ever used in any construction project in the history of the earth.  In fact, the largest stone found near the Baalbek ruins weighs approximately 1200 tons and is about 64 feet long.  To put that in perspective, that is the equivalent of approximately 156 full size African elephants.

How people in ancient times were able to move such massive stones is a complete mystery.  In fact, these giant construction stones were stacked so closely together that you can’t even fit a piece of paper between many of them.  Many of the architectural feats found at Baalbek cannot even be duplicated with 21st century technology.

So how did they do it?

How did they move such massive stones to create a structure of such intricate precision?

Keep in mind that the base of the Baalbek ruins alone weighs approximately 5 billion tons.

Evidence continues to mount that very sophisticated technology was used in the ancient world.

These megalithic ruins are undeniable reminders of highly advanced ancient civilizations.

So who were they and what happened to them?

Could it be possible that they were wiped out by a massive global cataclysm such as a global flood.

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Mar 13

Temple Mount Connected To Coming Blood Moon Tetrads

Authors claim tension over Temple Mount, coming tetrads on Jewish Feast days connected to end-times prophecy

As I have spoken with the world’s most respected prophecy scholars over the past 12 months, I have learned that, to a person, there is a heightened sense of belief that global events not only seem torn from the pages of apocalyptic literature but truly are those foreseen by Scripture (the signs of the end times) and that they are now coming together with such precision and speed that it has several well-known Christian leaders beside themselves.

“Something is in the wind,” they say, pointing to such developments as the recent call by Jewish leaders (even in the Knesset, the legislative branch of the Israeli government) to build the Third Temple in Jerusalem; a simultaneous effort by the United States to push Israel into a peace agreement this year; political and religious leaders advocating for a single global, financial, and political authority; and even what now appears to be intentional movement by global powers that could initiate the battle of Armageddon. Please understand that within the degrading relationship and saber rattling between the United States, Russia, the European Union, and China exist the very components necessary for the final global conflict, called in Ezekiel 38 “the battle of Gog and Magog.” Ezekiel foresaw this supernatural contest occurring in the latter times after Israel would be “gathered out of many people and nations” and recognized as a nation once again. During that generation in which Israel is so reunified—which was accomplished in 1948—the Battle of Gog and Magog occurs. But if a biblical generation is approximately seventy years (see Psalms 90:10, Daniel 9) and if seven years is also needed for a coming “Peace” plan (called a “covenant” in the book of Daniel) to be enforced upon Israel, counting forward from 1948 seems to indicate these decisive events leading to the Great Tribulation and “battle of Armageddon” have already started their countdown. Ezekiel even tells us who the instigators of the battle will be—Iran (Persia), which becomes the number-one confederate with Russia (Gog) in this invasion of Israel:

And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying, Son of man, set thy face against Gog, the land of Magog [the Russian Federation]…and prophesy against him, And say, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Behold, I am against thee, O Gog, the chief prince of Meshech and Tubal: And I will…bring thee forth, and all thine army…. Persia [ancient kingdom of Iran], Ethiopia, and Libya with them.” (Ezekiel 38:1–5)

            This is but one example of what has prophecy scholars so alert now; that not only some BUT ALL these prophecies that were proclaimed so far in advance appear to be abruptly cascading around the world. Something frightening yet marvelous is unfolding, these experts believe, and yet there is another set of related events even more fascinating to tell you about involving “signs” in the sun, in the moon, and in the stars

         First, let me discuss the Blood Moons and their potential importance. These “signs” cannot be manufactured by men and were clearly stated as important by the apostles and prophets. For example:

And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity… And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up, and lift up your heads; for your redemption draweth nigh” (Luke 21:25-28).

Then in the book of Revelation it says:

And I beheld when he had opened the sixth seal, and, lo, there was a great earthquake; and the sun became black as sackcloth of hair, and the moon became as blood (Rev. 6:12).

And in Joel we read:

The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and terrible day of the Lord come (Joel 2:31).

While many assume when God created the Sun and the Moon that He did so for light, heat, gravity, and other natural mechanisms, when looking at Genesis 1:14, we learn of four other purposes behind why the lights in the heavens were created and placed where they are. The Bible says these are for “signs,” “seasons,” “days,” and “years.”

The Hebrew word for signs in this context is owth, a word meaning a “miraculous sign,” “omen,” or “warning.” It signifies, among other things, that God created the heavenly bodies to communicate important matters at particular times to His covenant people.

The next reason God created the sun and the moon is for “seasons.” Again, in our Western mindset, we figure God is talking about winter, spring, summer, and fall. This is the farthest from the truth. In Hebrew, the word here is mow’ed and is accurately translated as “an appointed time” or “divine appointment” especially related to “sacred seasons” or Feast days. This same Hebrew word is translated into English in Leviticus 23 as “feast” where it talks about the Feasts of the Lord. At first, these two words—appointments and feasts—seem about as far apart as you can get. This is why one needs to keep the Hebrew language in perspective so as not to miss the deeper conveyances of this text. The word mow’ed implies that God has a day timer or calendar on which He keeps predetermined “appointments” with human history and that are connected with His Feasts or Holy Days. For example, in the Book of Revelation it says that the Messiah was slain “from the foundations of the world.” This means God the Father knew the year, the month, the day, and the exact time His Son would die and how this event would be played out in fulfillment of the Levitical feasts of Israel.

Finally, God declares that the sun and the moon were created to determine “days and years.” Obviously, this has nothing to do with our modern calendar, which was created by a pagan Roman ruler and is based on the sun. The Muslim calendar is based on the moon. But the biblical calendar—the one that God uses according to Genesis—is based on the sun and the moon. So when the Scripture refers to “days and years” in Genesis 1:14, it is pointing to biblical days and years or “holy days” as well as Shemittah years and Jubilee years (every seventh year the land in Israel was to rest. This is why the Jewish people went into captivity because they did not observe the seventh year. Every fiftieth year was to be a year of Jubilee when captives were set free and received their land back). When this is understood, a whole new discovery is made concerning how God created the sun and the moon and the stars as harbingers or “signal-senders” of His appointed times. This is confirmed throughout the Bible in places like the books of Joel, Isaiah, Revelation, as well as Jesus, Himself, in the Gospels confirming there would be signs in the sun and the moon and the stars that would herald the last days.

While solar and lunar eclipses are common occurrences and for the most part have no great prophetic significance, when they fall on the biblical Feast days, we should pay close attention. In Revelation 6:12, the Bible declares that the sun will become black as sackcloth of hair, and the moon as red as blood. Most scholars believe this important end-times sign is speaking of solar and lunar eclipses. The significance of a total solar eclipse or total lunar eclipse, if it happened on one of God’s Feast days would be a powerful message. Knowing this, be advised there are four total blood moons coming, back to back, right in a row, all falling on Feast days. Equally incredible is how within the very same timeframe, two solar eclipses are scheduled to arrive. Read that again and let the significance of these comments sink in. Prophetically speaking, we are talking about the equivalent of six grand-slam homeruns in a row—a mathematical improbability that stands out against the randomness of natural cycles and strongly suggests a miraculous sign or “omen” of intelligent design is coming

When examining NASA’s website, we find these specific types or strings of total eclipses are called a “tetrad” and are very rare. According to their own calculations, a similar string of four total lunar eclipses did not happen at all in the 1800s, 1700s, or even the 1600s. Amazingly, in the 1500s it happened around seven times but not once did all four eclipses fall on the Jewish Feast days. When was the last time four blood moons not only occurred back to back but fell on the Feasts? The shocking dates were 1967 and 1968 when Israel recaptured Jerusalem! What about the time before that? Right on the heels of Israel becoming a nation in May of 1948. The following two years in 1949 and 1950 again saw four blood moons on Passover and the Feast of Tabernacles and then again on Passover and the Feast of Tabernacles! In other words, not only were there four blood moons in a row, but all four of them fell on the Feast days that were accompanied by historically prophetic implications of divine proportions.

What does all this have to do with the future and the timespan 2012–2018? From the Books of Revelation and Joel (2:31), we understand that the sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and the terrible day of the Lord. In Exodus (chapter 12), God told Moses that Passover (roughly March-April in the Gregorian calendar—the very time frame I am writing this letter) would be the point at which the religious year would begin. It just so happens that after the two blood moons on Passover and Tabernacles in 2014, this Jewish New Year in 2015 will be met with a total solar eclipse. Two weeks later on Passover we have the next total lunar eclipse. Then on the Feast of Trumpets, also known as Rosh HaShana, there is a partial solar eclipse followed two weeks later by the next total lunar eclipse on the Feast of Tabernacles. There will not be another such tetrad of four blood moons landing on biblical holidays this century. Keep your eyes on global events as these blood moons may well mark God’s prophetic calendar with apocalyptic scenarios falling like dominoes across the world scene in anticipation of the second coming of Jesus Christ.

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Feb 11

Stargates of God Kings and Breaking through the Neurological Firewall – By Paul McGuire –

 

There are two kinds of history: the history you have been taught and the secret history that has been hidden from you. In Aldous Huxley’s novel Brave New World there was a scientific Utopia ruled by an elite who genetically bred both superior and inferior races. The superior races and those above them were given access to higher levels of education and knowledge…the idea being that there exists a genetically superior race or bloodline with advanced intelligence that has the right to rule and control the masses.

 

This concept of a scientific elite or elite who rule the masses goes all the way back to Atlantis. According to the philosopher Plato, whose works like the Republic are widely read by the ruling elite of our day, Atlantis was a highly advanced scientific and technological civilization that was ruled by ten god-kings. There are a number of scholars who believe that these god-kings were genetically superior because they were the product of interspecies breeding between an alien race and human women or the product of breeding between fallen angels and human women. One theory suggests that Atlantis was a Pre-Flood civilization visited by ETs who not only mated with human women, but passed on to Mankind highly advanced technology and science. The other theory suggests that “sons of God,” which literally means “fallen angels” when translated from the Hebrew in Genesis Chapter Six, mated with human women and also passed on advanced technology and science to Mankind before the Flood. Both theories are similar and the basic difference is the identity and origin of these beings.

 

One could dismiss these accounts as mere legends except for the fact that we have no explanation for the development of the advanced science and technologies that existed before the Flood, yet there is real evidence that such technologies existed. Even today we cannot build anything comparable to the ancient monolithic structures like the pyramids and temples scattered throughout the world, some of them located underwater on the continental shelves…areas that were dry land during the last ice age, when sea levels were lower. We don’t know how the ancients quarried, lifted, and transported these enormous stones and put them together with extreme mathematical precision. In addition, scientists are just beginning to discover that these ancient monuments are more than just physical structures; they are technological instruments that not only line up with the stars, but are actual receivers and transmitters of a power whose very existence is denied by our more conventional scientists.

 

In the Book of Genesis we read the account of the Tower of Babel in ancient Babylon, which was headquarters for the world’s first one world government, one world economic system and one world religion. The name Babel refers to the ancient city of Babylon which is translated from Akkadian and means “Gate of the god.” The Tower of Babel was built by Nimrod, who some scholars believe was a Nephilim, a being resulting from the mating of fallen angels with human women. The Tower of Babel was both an architectural structure to “worship the host of Heaven” and a technological stargate which could open a portal for the passage of interdimensional beings.

 

I realize that this concept has the potential of being instantly rejected as nonsense by individuals who have done zero research on the subject, for the idea is completely out of their frame of reference, and therefore it would be the subject of ridicule. If we go back to Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World and the scientific elite proposed by H.G. Wells and others who have taken this idea from Plato, who apparently was inspired by the legend of the ten god-kings of Atlantis, it becomes obvious that knowledge in our society and world is given to people based on a hierarchal structure such as indicated by the Illuminati symbol of a pyramid on the back of the U.S. dollar. The pyramid is an occult hierarchal organization flow chart. Towards the top of the pyramid we have the Illumined ones who have been given this “secret knowledge of Mystery Babylon” and are the scientific elite. At the bottom of the pyramid you have the” inferior” masses born to serve as slaves to these god-kings. This same organizational system was implemented in ancient Egypt, where Pharaoh was considered a god-king with a right to rule the peasants who served him by building the pyramids.

 

The source of knowledge from all occult secret societies throughout the ages such as the priesthoods and mystery cults of ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome, and the Rosicrucians, Illuminati, and many other groups, flows directly from the “mystery religions” of ancient Babylon. From the standpoint of Bible prophecy in the last days, “Mystery Babylon the great, the mother of harlots” will rise again in the form of a global religious system and global economic system.

 

Since ancient Babylon and the Tower of Babel, built by a genetic Nephilim or god-king, Nimrod, the world has been secretly and increasingly controlled by secret societies that have access to this secret occult knowledge, technology, and science. For example, a collection of secret occult societies such as Thule, Vril, the Golden Dawn, and O.T.O. put Adolph Hitler into power. The occult societies trained Adolph Hitler in the science of mind control and taught him how to put the masses in a hypnotic state when he gave speeches. These secret elites also taught him about the science of eugenics and how to breed a master race. The Third Reich was years ahead of the United States when it came to rocket technology and mind control technology; some believe that German rocket scientists like Wernher von Braun were given engineering blue prints for UFOs and other technologies which were telepathically received by the Vril-ya maidens, who were clairvoyants, as far back as 1926.

 

The scientific elite who rule our world are in possession of highly advanced scientific technologies and knowledge and they fully understand the supernatural nature of this information and know of its origin in ancient Babylon. However, in order to maintain their power and control over the masses they deliberately hide the existence of their advanced technology in plain sight by using scientific mind control, education, indoctrination, social engineering, genetics, food, and drugs to construct an impenetrable wall in human consciousness that prevents the masses and even some Presidents, Prime Ministers, business tycoons, scientists, educators, government officials, celebrities, artists, media personalities, and psychologists from even beginning to suspect its existence.

 

This higher level knowledge is distributed selectively and in a highly compartmentalized manner so that even so-called upper-level people such as Presidents, Senators, scientists, educators, heads of multi-national corporations, cultural leaders, and psychologists only have a tiny compartment of information. Basically all of the so-called elite in our society, which is different than the secret elite, have been programmed through the educational process, media and other means into accepting a strictly humanist and existentialist belief system. In this programmed belief system all of the leaders of our society do not and cannot believe in the existence of either a God or the supernatural. A neurological firewall has been erected in their consciousness that blocks them from understanding the reality of a supernatural universe.

 

Through modern education, media, scientific mind control, food additives, drugs, and scientific suppression of the right brain which begins in grade school, people have been dumbed down and neurologically wired not to think outside of the box, to be compliant, and to deny the existence of God and the supernatural. Modern education and society are designed to produce left brain dominant thinking. This is why teachers now “teach to the test” and the emphasis has always been on rewarding the people who unquestionably repeat back whatever the official dogma is. Right brain thinkers are punished because right brain thinkers question the system, think independently, see the big picture, and can access creativity, inspiration, and spirituality. They are not easily programmed.

 

Think of the average person’s brain about the size of a small home office with a ten foot high ceiling. Then think of the interior of this office as their consciousness and their ability to think or imagine. Thoughts come from neurological pathways in both the left and right brain, and whenever you think about something, are exposed to something, or study something your brain creates a neurological pathway. If since childhood all of your neurological pathways have been strategically engineered in the left brain and only in selective subjects of thought, your brain has literally been wired not to think about certain ideas, and because of the limited number of neurological pathways that have been built in your right brain, it now becomes impossible for you to think outside of the box, the office that the scientific elite have created. Compounding this is Orwellian group think… if you were to dare and bring up an out of the box subject you would be ridiculed by your peers and co-workers.

 

Now think about the smaller percentage of individuals who for whatever reason began to learn how to use their right brain at a young age and think about all kinds of subjects that others were programmed not to. If we think of that right brain person’s mind as an office, it would be an enormous office with no walls or ceiling. That person’s brain and their consciousness are simply unlimited and they are capable of accessing and discovering both the existence of God and a supernatural universe. The very existence of such people represents a significant challenge to the scientific dictatorship.

Fortunately, it is precisely due to the fact that we live in a supernatural universe created by an Infinite Personal God that, despite all the occult brain engineering, if any person begins to think about right brain subjects, no matter how difficult at first, their brain will actually construct brand new neurological pathways in the right brain and the more they think about these things the more pathways they develop. It is actually possible to transcend your programming if you choose.

 

Aldous Huxley coined the term “concentration camps of the mind.” The time is coming quickly when due to computer brain interfaces, genetics, and the implantation of a microchip or nano-chip implant it will be impossible to escape the “concentration camp of the mind.” But you live in that brief window of time before that happens and the moment you choose to transcend your programming is the moment you will start to become free.

 Think about that.

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Jan 29

REAL OMEN? A ‘SUPER BLOOD MOON ECLIPSE’

Strange things have been happening amid this winter’s especially cold weather, and this week an Arctic snowy owl was spotted sitting on a green awning in downtown Washington, D.C.

The Washington Post reported the birds, which mostly live in the treeless tundra of the Arctic, recently been seen in Revere Beach, Mass., near Jacksonville, Fla., in the Great Lakes region, in Arkansas and in the Dakotas.

The paper said some are wondering whether the unusual occurrence in the nation’s capital was some kind of omen.

Regardless, a pastor told WND that if people are seeking an omen, or sign, they should just check out the timing of the highly unusual four blood moons over the next two years, including a “super blood moon eclipse.”

The last time the same sequence happened was in 1967 and 1968, when Israel recaptured Jerusalem in the Six-Day War. Before that, it was in the 1940s, when Israel was born.

It didn’t happen the 1800s, not in the 1700s. Not even in the 1600s.

It did take place in the 1400s, in 1493 and 1494, when the Jews were expelled from Spain.

“Four total lunar eclipses happening the next two years herald possible war in the Middle East as well as global economic collapse,” Pastor Mark Biltz of El Shaddai Ministries told WND in an email.

He that historically, these types of solar eclipses have been signs, foretelling important events such as the destruction of the Temple of Jerusalem.

“Two happened right in a row at the time of destruction of the temple in 70 A.D. and on feast days,” he said.

“Around eight months before the Temple was destroyed we find on 10/18/69 there was a partial lunar eclipse on the Feast of Sukkot. A total solar eclipse followed this on Nisan 1-3/30/70, the beginning of the religious year. Two weeks later there was a penumbral lunar eclipse on Passover on 4/14/70. An annular solar eclipse followed this on Rosh Hashanah on 9/23/70. Then another penumbral lunar eclipse on Sukkot on 10/8/70,” he explained.

Biltz said that what makes the coming events startling is the fact they will happen on the Feast of Passover and the Feast of Tabernacles in consecutive years.

“This has happened only eight times over the last 2,000 years!” Biltz said. “And the last two times these occurred on the Jewish holidays there was a war in the Middle East regarding the nation of Israel. These are patterns and historical facts that cannot be disregarded. The Jewish Talmud records that total lunar eclipses are indicators or omens for the nation of Israel.”

Pastor John Hagee agrees that something is looming.

He was invited by Fox News to discuss the significance of four eclipses on the Jewish Passovers, on April 4 and April 15, and the Feasts of Tabernacles, on Oct. 8 and on Sept. 28, 2015.

In his new book, “Four Blood Moons: Something is About to Change,” he confirms how significant events relating to the Jewish nation have happened each time the events line up.

“This is something that just is beyond coincidental,” Hagee told Fox News.

He explained that the prophecies in the Bible say that when the sun refuses to shine – a solar eclipse is expected in the 2014-2015 time frame – and the moon turns to blood, man’s redemption is near.

In the Old Testament, the prophet Joel states: “The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and the terrible day of the LORD come.” (Joel 2:31)

In the New Testament, Jesus is quoted as saying: “Immediately after the tribulation of those days shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light. … And then shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven: and then shall all the tribes of the earth mourn, and they shall see the Son of man coming in the clouds of heaven with power and great glory.” (Matthew 24:29-30)

Acts 2 states: “And I will show wonders in the heavens and in the earth, blood and fire and pillars of smoke. The sun shall be turned into darkness and the moon into blood before the great and terrible day of the Lord comes.”

The pastor of El-Shaddai Ministries went into great detail about the significant events that have occurred on these dates in history and in Scripture.

“According to Judaism this is the day Adam was created and crowned God as King. This is also begins a shemittah year 7th for the land to rest. The last two shemittah years on Rosh Hashanah, there was global economic catastrophe. In 2001, the Dow fell 7 percent. In 2008, the Dow fell 7 percent. In 2015, could this be our third strike and a major collapse of the global economy?” Biltz asked.

The story began in 2008 when Biltz made an astounding discovery – a story broken first by WND.

Biltz had been studying prophecies that focus on the sun and moon, even going back to the book of Genesis, which states the lights in the sky would be “be for signs, and for seasons.”

“It means a signal, kind of like ‘one if by land, two if by sea.’ It’s like God wants to signal us,” he said. “The Hebrew word implies … not only is it a signal, but it’s a signal for coming or His appearing.”

Biltz counts 6,000 years since the creation of Adam.

“So we are at of the end of the six days ready to enter the seventh day, or the beginning of the 1,000 year millennium rest spoken of in Hebrews and Revelation.”

He affirmed that future events cannot be predicted exactly, but he believes there is a clear link between important historical events and the lunar eclipses.

The message, Biltz believes, is that the messianic prophecies that Jesus fulfilled 2,000 years ago, when He came the first time, happened to the very day.

Biltz explains he believes the events surrounding the Second Coming also will happen to the very day of the Fall Feasts.

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