The words of the young Israeli soldier couldn't have been chosen better.
A)He told the Fox News correspondent they were at "war with the world."
B) Well according to the
Bible that is exactly the situation in
2 Behold, I will make
C) As the War has turned
from days into weeks – it seems that almost everyone is against
French President Jacques Chirac accused Israel of going too
far. "One could ask if there is not
a sort of will to destroy
Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-8 Summit accused the Jewish state of a "disproportionate response."
The Vatican also deplored the strikes mounted in response to a raid by Hezbollah guerrillas who killed eight Israeli soldiers and captured two
Monday July 24 KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi accused
"We are deeply shocked by this incident and strongly condemn it," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Liu Jianchao said in a statement on the ministry Web site.
There has even been a shift in the attitude of
A)At the beginning of this war –
B) But Last week July 27th – All 3
C) By and
Far the most outspoken antagonist against
Iran's president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad,
declared Sunday that
D) Remember he is the one back in October of last
year denied that the Holocaust ever occurred and said that
Now this why those statements are so significant: Ezk 38 Scenario
We have talked about this before. RD V. 1-8/ 14-17
are interested in the nations mentioned here that are going to come against
B)Gog is the chief prince of
1)Now Magog has been identified by the historians as the Scythians.
C)They were the ones who
occupied the area, north of the
1)At the time when Ezekiel was writing, there were a very insignificant race of semi-wild people.
D)They dwelt mainly in that
area north of the Caucuses, & between the
E)So that is the area that
would today be the southern provinces of the former
provinces have an alliance to
thing that is interesting about these nations is like
Kazakhstan Population of over 15 million 47% Muslim and growing
Kyrgyzstan Population of over 5 million 74% of the Population is Muslim
Turkmenistan Pop Over 5 million 89% of Population is Muslim
In V.5 He mentions Persia – Modern day Iran.
V.5 He also mentions
In V. 6 He mentions Libya Libya’s Population is almost 6 million 97% are Muslim.
V.6 Togarmah: Modern day
So these nations are going to join with
has long been documented
Bb) The thing that rarely gets mentioned is the plant were their work is going on the Bushehr plant – is Russian Built.
C) Russia has always been a friend of Islam
“Russia is the Islamic world's most reliable partner, President Vladimir Putin said in Chechnya on Monday, "Russia has always been the most faithful, reliable and consistent defender of the interests of the Islamic world," he told Chechen lawmakers.
D) It is my belief as well as many other Bible teachers – that when the Ezekiel 38 Scenario plays out – these nations will be a part of it.
1) A war I believe can happen before the rapture or shortly after & Before the Antichrist comes into Power
E) A death Blow to Islam!
So is what we have been witnessing over the last few weeks the beginning of Ezekiel 38? –
don’t think so – especially because of who is not mentioned in this scenario –
1) So what we are witnessing is more significant
contractions in what
C) Significant Ezekiel 38 doesn’t mention Iraq – 10 yrs ago that was confusing – because of their hatred for Israel
1) Now it makes sense. Unfolding of Bible Prophecy
Question: Why are these Islamic nations so
A)At first glance it would seem like a matter of territory
14th of 1948
1) Nation extinct reborn after such a long lapse in time
But The moment
Before the nation actually took almost its first breath, it found itself in a struggle for life, for survival
A)Because these Arab nations
were determined that the nation of
as we know, though
C)the Jews held on to enough territory to establish a nation.
in 1967 again
that with our current situation in
Amazing thing that God did for
1) God intervened and gave them the Victory.
C) In just six days the Jews took
the Sinai Peninsula from
From that time the cries from the
international communities to
for peace –
other country it is peace for peace. But with
1) Not true! Consider
Ehud Olmert Shocked
much of the Jewish and Christian world by announcing that
Jewish section that would be under
Crises has put that decision on hold.
This is the same man who said that He would
support World Pride week 2006 in
A)An event where Homosexuals and Lesbians from
around the world were to come to
B) Because of much flak – the event due to take place this August has been postponed .
Point is this
1) Football game – two teams own the field – 1foot by 1 foot square – that is too much.
Issue really centers around
addition, “During the centuries when
again a strange indifference toward a city which is now considered to be the
third-holiest religious site in Islam after
A)Abraham intended to offer Isaac as a sacrifice,
B)and where Mohammed allegedly ascended into heaven.
1) Vague description in Surah 17:1 Where reference is made to a far distant place of worship.
So this is the real issue –
the tension between the
main focus is
That Brings us to
A)One comes in His own name – Him you will receive.
B) Why would they receive the
Antichrist? Go to
1) How will you Know who He is ? He will be the one who helps us Rebuild our temple.
C) Prophecies in Daniel – The Last days a world leader will arise on the Scene.
1) He will establish a 10 nation confederacy that
is made up of nations that were all a part of the old
Keep your eye on the EU – the European Union.
A)Presently the EU is made up of 25 nations. – But a 10 nation alliance was established in January of 1995.
B) That 10 nation alliance is Known as the WEU These nations are members of both NATO and the European Union (EU).
C) They are all nations that
used to be a part of the Old
What binds these 10 nations
together is their mutual defense obligation under the modified
December of 1998, at their
holder of this Office is empowered by the member states to direct their common
foreign policy toward
Out of 1,150 documents adopted by the European Union that year, the document that established that new position was numbered Recommendation 666.
In November 1999, Javier Solana, the former head of NATO, became the first person to hold this powerful new position.
He was also made Secretary General of the Council of Europe.
This is the main decision making body of the EU. The following month, Solana also became the Secretary General of the 10-nation WEU alliance.
These three positions made Solana a very powerful new player on the world scene.
He Knows the importance of peace in the middle east
the War broke out in
B)While the world's other diplomats were trying to figure out how to respond, Solana was responding.
Solana accompanied Condoleezza Rice as she flew to
week Solana was proposing a rapid reaction force for south
by forces from
in Daniel Ch.9 We are told that the Antichrist is going to establish a seven
year Covenant with many nations. One of those nations is
A)There appears to be a seven-year covenant with many in the works right now.
B)It's called the European
Neighborhood Policy (ENP).
C)And, on January 1, 2007, goes into effect.
D)The ENP is a huge package, designed by Solana, of economic incentives for other nations to cooperate with the European Union.
E) Each package is tailored to the needs and the desires of that particular nation.
Starting on January 1, 2007, the ENP will begin funding all the action plans and deals for all these many nations.
A)The long-term plans will be up to seven years..
B)One interesting thing about the ENP is that it’s got built into it what’s called a monitoring program.
1) In other words, as the policy is applied, they can come back in at a certain point and readjust the package if needed.
C)If the nations are not cooperating, or for some other reason, the European Union can come in about mid-stream and readjust this thing accordingly.
interesting when you remember something about Daniel’s Seventieth Week. Let’s
look again at
And he will make a firm covenant with the many for one week. In the middle of the week he’ll put a stop to sacrifice grain offerings, and on the wing of abominations will come one who makes desolate.
Am I saying that Javier Solana is the Antichrist and that this agreement is the seven year covenant he is going to establish. – No – Could be – But I don’t think so
I believe this is all a precursor to the end
What can we be doing. 3 things
6 Pray for the peace of
"May they prosper who love you.
7 Peace be within your walls,
Prosperity within your palaces."
8 For the sake of my brethren and companions,
I will now say, "Peace be within you."
9 Because of the house of the LORD our God
I will seek your good.
Return of Jesus!
3 And everyone who has this hope in Him purifies himself, just as He is pure.