On Thursday, November 11, 1999, the Lord gave the following word to Prophet Jonathan Hansen regarding Germany at 0755hrs.-0808hrs.:
"Germany, oh Germany, a proud and arrogant people; a people of pomp and ceremony; a people of strife and trivia. Why have you persecuted me? Why have you persecuted my people? The blood of the saints cries out for justice; they cry out for blood; they cry out for judgment.
You have said in your heart, 'We will arise and be as the gods, most high and risen up in glory and self-deception.' Yet, you are blinded by the father of all lies; by the very breath which you have spoken such blasphemies, heresies, deception and murder. For you have persecuted my holy people who you cursed and killed, and now I the Lord will take vengeance. You will die by the sword, by the plague and by the pestilence. Your hair will fall out, your teeth will crack and I will expose the darkness that is in your hearts. For I am the Lord God; my name is Jehovah Jireh, Jesus Christ, and I change not. You have declared war by your tongue; you have declared war by your mouth. I now declare war against you with my tongue, and with my mouth, and with my breath, and with my hand; and many, many, many of you will die and there will not be enough to bury the dead, for I have declared it. I have declared it and it is done!
Repent today while you still have breath. Repent today while you still have the will, for I will finally turn your hearts away from me as I turned Pharaoh of Egypt; and you will die by my hand for your vanity, pride and rejection of my Word, when the time of grace and mercy and patience were still available. A time to live, a time to die, a time to repent and a time to be judged! Thus says the Lord of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob who you persecute."
The word of the Lord continued at 0809hrs.-0814hrs.:
"The gods of the flesh are still the spirits that rule and reign over your land. You must reject them, rebuke them and drive them away to receive peace. The time to do it is now, while I still will to help you. Come against the pagan gods of the church now, of the land now, or I will curse you with the gods of the whore you serve; and all of you will be judged and punished with my mighty hand and breath, for I am breathing now on the land, first to awake and forgive, then to curse, judge and damn."
Prophecy Warning in German:
Am Donnerstag, 11. November, 1999, der Herr hat den folgenden Wort Prophet Jonathan Hansen in Bezug auf Deutschland im 0755hrs.-0808hrs:
"Deutschland, oh Deutschland, eine stolze und arrogante Menschen, ein Volk von Pomp und Zeremonie, ein Volk von Streit und trivia. Warum hast du mich? Warum haben Sie verfolgt mein Volk? Das Blut der Heiligen schreit nach Gerechtigkeit, sie schreien, für Blut, sie schreien, zur Entscheidung.
Sie haben gesagt, in deinem Herzen: "Wir werden entstehen und wie die Götter, die hoch und stieg in Herrlichkeit und Selbsttäuschung." Doch, Sie sind geblendet von der Vater aller Lügen, durch die Luft, die Sie gesprochen haben solche Lästerungen, Häresien, Betrug und Mord. Für Sie haben verfolgt meinem heiligen Menschen, die Sie fluchte und getötet, und jetzt ich, der HERR wird Rache. Sie wird sterben durch das Schwert, durch die Pest und durch die Pest. Ihre Haare fallen aus, die Zähne werden Crack und ich setzen die Dunkelheit, die sich in Ihrem Herzen. Denn ich bin der Herr, Gott, mein Name ist Jehova Jireh, Jesus Christus, und ich nicht. Sie haben den Krieg erklärt, indem Sie Ihre Zunge, Sie haben den Krieg erklärt, indem Sie den Mund. Ich erkläre Krieg gegen Sie mit meiner Zunge, und mit meinem Mund, und mit meinem Atem, und meine Hand, und viele, viele, viele von Ihnen werden sterben, und es wird nicht ausreichen, um die Toten begraben, denn ich habe erklärt, es. Ich habe erklärt, und es ist fertig!
Buße heute, während Sie immer noch den Atem. Buße heute, während Sie noch den Willen, denn ich will endlich schalten Sie die Herzen weg von mir, wie ich Pharao von Ägypten, und Sie werden sterben, durch meine Hand für Ihre Eitelkeit, Stolz und der Ablehnung von meinem Wort, wenn die Zeit der Gnade und Barmherzigkeit und Geduld waren noch verfügbar ist. Eine Zeit zum Leben, eine Zeit zu sterben, eine Zeit der Buße und eine Zeit zu beurteilen! So spricht der Herr, der Abraham, Isaak und Jakob, die Sie verfolgen."
Das Wort des Herrn weiterhin 0809hrs.-0814hrs.:
"Die Götter des Fleisches sind immer noch die Geister, die Regel und Herrschaft über das Land. Sie müssen sie ablehnen, tadeln sie und fahren sie weg, um den Frieden erhalten. Die Zeit, es zu tun ist, jetzt, während ich immer noch, Ihnen zu helfen. Kommen gegen die heidnischen Götter der Kirche jetzt an, der das Land jetzt an, oder ich werde Sie mit dem Fluch der Götter Hure Sie dienen, und alle von Ihnen beurteilt werden und bestraft werden mit meinem mächtige Hand und Atem, denn ich bin jetzt Atmung auf dem Land, zuerst zu wecken und zu vergeben, dann zu verfluchen, Richter und verdammt."
History of Germany:
The Celts are believed to have been the first inhabitants of Germany. They were followed by German tribes at the end of the 2nd century B.C. German invasions destroyed the declining Roman Empire in the 4th and 5th centuries A.D. The Franks attained supremacy in western Europe under Charlemagne, who was crowned Holy Roman Emperor in 800. By the Treaty of Verdun in 843, Charlemagne's lands east of the Rhine were ceded to the German Prince Louis. In 936, Otto the Great was crowned king and became the first emperor of the Holy Roman Empire in 962.
In 1438, Albert of Hapsburg became emperor and the Hapsburg line ruled the Holy Roman Empire. Relations between church and state changed with the Reformation, which began when Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to the church door in Wittenberg, and came to a head in 1547, when Charles V scattered the forces of the Protestant League at Mühlberg.
A dispute over the succession to the Bohemian throne led to the Thirty Years' War (1618-1648), which devastated Germany and left the empire divided into hundreds of small principalities.
After the defeat of Napoléon in 1815, Austria and Prussia struggled for supremacy in Germany. Austria was defeated in the Seven Weeks' War in 1866 and the North German Confederation was formed in 1867. The architect of German unity was Otto von Bismarck. He unified Germany in a series of wars against Denmark (1864), Austria (1866), and France (1870-1871). On January 18, 1871, King Wilhelm I of Prussia was proclaimed German emperor at Versailles. The North German Confederation was abolished, and the Second German Reich was born.
In 1890, Wilhelm II dismissed Bismarck. Germany suffered a disastrous defeat in World War I. The Second German Empire collapsed following the defeat of the German armies in 1918.
The Social Democratic Party (SPD), led by Friedrich Ebert and Philipp Scheidemann, established the Weimar Republic, with Ebert as president. President Ebert died on February 28, 1925. Field Marshal Paul von Hindenburg was elected president on April 26. Many Germans regarded the Weimar Republic as a child of defeat, imposed on the nation.
Adolf Hitler fanned discontent by promising a Greater Germany, abrogation of the Treaty of Versailles, restoration of Germany's lost colonies, and the destruction of the Jews, whom he blamed as the reason for Germany's downfall and depressed economy. When the Social Democrats and Communists refused to combine against the Nazi threat, President von Hindenburg made Hitler chancellor on January 30, 1933.
With the death of von Hindenburg on August 2, 1934, Hitler repudiated the Treaty of Versailles and began rearmament. In 1935, he withdrew Germany from the League of Nations. In 1936, he reoccupied the Rhineland and signed the Anti-Comintern pact with Japan, while strengthening relations with Italy. Austria was annexed in March 1938. By the Munich agreement in September, Hitler gained the Czech Sudetenland. He completed the dismemberment of Czechoslovakia in March 1939. On September 1, Germany invaded Poland, which precipitated World War II.
Hitler's Third Reich established death camps to carry out "the final solution to the Jewish question." By the end of the war, Hitler's Holocaust killed 6 million Jews and millions of others not fitting the Aryan ideal. Germany surrendered to Allied and Soviet military commanders on May 8, 1945. On June 5, the Allied Control Council became the de facto government of Germany.
At the Potsdam Conference (July 16-August 2, 1945), U.S. President Harry S. Truman, USSR Premier Joseph Stalin, and Prime Minister Clement Attlee of Britain set forth the guiding principles of the Allied Control Council: Germany's disarmament and demilitarization, destruction of its war potential, rigid control of industry, and decentralization of the political and economic structure. Germany was divided into four national occupation zones.
The Western powers were unable to agree with the USSR on any fundamental issues. On March 20, 1948, Russia walked out of the council. On May 31, the U.S., Britain, France, and the Benelux countries agreed to set up a German state comprising the three Western zones. The USSR reacted by clamping a blockade on all ground communications between the Western zones and West Berlin. The Western allies countered by organizing an airlift to fly supplies into Berlin. The USSR lifted the blockade on May 12, 1949.
The Federal Republic of Germany was proclaimed on May 23, 1949. West German voters gave a majority in the constituent assembly to the Christian Democratic Union (CDU). Konrad Adenauer became chancellor, and Theodor Heuss of the Free Democratic Party (FDP) was elected president.
The East German states adopted a more centralized constitution for the Democratic Republic of Germany, put into effect on October 7, 1949. The USSR dissolved its occupation zone but Soviet troops remained. Soviet forces created a state controlled by the secret police with a single party, the Socialist Unity Party.
The division between West Germany and East Germany intensified when the Communists erected the Berlin Wall in 1961. In 1968, Walter Ulbricht, the East German leader, imposed restrictions on West German movements into West Berlin. By 1973, normal relations were established between East and West Germany and the two states joined the United Nations (UN).
In 1974, West German chancellor Willy Brandt, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize for his foreign policies, was forced to resign when an East German spy was discovered to be one of his top staff members. Helmut Schmidt succeeded him. In 1982, Helmut Kohl of the Christian Democrat Party became chancellor and was re-elected in 1986.
On the night of November 9, 1989, the Berlin Wall was dismantled.Helmut Kohl asked Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to drop his objections in exchange for financial aid in July 1990. Gorbachev agreed, and on October 3, the German Democratic Republic acceded to the Federal Republic, and Germany became a united and sovereign state.
On September 27, 1998, Germans chose Gerhard Schröder as chancellor over incumbent Helmut Kohl. In December 1999, former chancellor Kohl and other high officials in the CDU admitted to accepting tens of millions of dollars in illegal donations.
In May 2001, Parliament authorized the payment of $4.4 billion in compensation to 1.2 million Nazi-era survivors.
Schröder was narrowly re-elected in September 2002, defeating businessman Edmund Stoiber. In August 2003, Schröder presented a fiscal-reform package, which did little to rejuvenate the economy and angered many Germans, accustomed to the country's social welfare programs.
National elections in September 2005 ended in a deadlock. Angela Merkel, received 35.2% and Gerhard Schröder got 34.3%. A governing coalition was eventually formed. On November 22, Merkel became Germany's first female chancellor.
The global financial crisis hit Germany hard. In October 2008, the government financed a $68 billion bailout of Hypo Real Estate, one of the country's largest banks, followed in February 2009 by a $63 billion stimulus package.
In September 2009, Merkel was re-elected. President Horst Köhler was also re-elected, but resigned in May 2010 after politicians criticized comments Köhler made in relation to overseas military deployments. He was replaced by Christian Wulff.
Merkel faced criticism in early 2010 for her delay in seeking parliamentary approval of a bailout package for Greece. Nevertheless, parliament approved a 22.4 billion euro bailout for Greece in May. Also in May. Merkel lost her majority in the upper house of parliament when her coalition lost regional elections in North-Rhine Westphalia. That defeat was followed by another in March 2011 in Baden-Wuerttemberg.
In September 2011, parliament approved a plan to increase the euro-zone's bail-out fund. In late October, an agreement was made with leaders of the euro zone of a package intended to bring Europe's debt crisis under control.
In February 2012, Christian Wulff resigned as president to face a corruption inquiry. Parliament approved Joachim Gauck, a Lutheran pastor from East Germany, as his successor.
In September 2013, Merkel was elected to a third term. In November, the CDU formed a coalition with the SPD that, together, holds 80% of the seats.
In February 2014, a court cleared Christian Wulff of corruption charges.
The Future of Europe: 8.11.2000
Man versus God is the battle that the majority of Europeans are in. Europe has now become the dark continent where most people live their lives in direct violation of the laws of God (Jesus Christ). Men have tried to eradicate even the knowledge of God by burning Bibles, closing churches and persecuting true Christians. Traditions, myths, fairy tales, philosophies, science, medicine, religions, sports etc., has taken the place of obedience to the Holy Scriptures (Colossians 2:8). Humanism is simply man choosing his own set of values, beliefs and morality instead of submitting to God's standards. Humanism or secularism in the Bible is called "idolatry".
Man wants to constantly blame God for all his misfortunes and the injustice found in society. Men constantly make statements showing their total ignorance of the Word of God and God's character. For example, "If God existed then why did he allow Hitler to kill millions of Jews," or, "If God exists why is there so much needless fighting and countless wars; why the rapes, incest and poverty etc." The answer is so very simple yet so difficult for the proud to understand.
The Bible tells us that people's pride make them unable to understand basic truth. Pride causes rebellion and rejects truth so a spirit of deception takes over. 2 Thessalonians 2:10-12 reads, "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." The truth is that God is not ruling the world today, man is. Man is responsible for the wars, rapes and deaths not God. You first must understand how you are made to be able to understand why God does not interfere with your decisions. But, because God does not interfere with your decisions, you cannot blame him for your problems. If God did intervene, would not you then blame Him for being a tyrant and making you a robot? Men must face the truth; they cannot have it both ways. Either God interferes in our lives thus making us inhuman without free choice to govern our own destiny, or God allows for free choice of decisions (giving the possibility of real love and obedience). Genesis 1:27, "So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them." People are totally different than the animals. God breathed his Holy Spirit into man thus morality. Genesis 1:26, "And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth." People have a conscience, knowing good from evil intuitively. Animals perform by instinct. God made man to have sex for pleasure, intimacy, fellowship and reproduction. The only restrictions placed upon man by God is that sex is to be within the confines of marriage and that man is responsible for the life that he chooses to create during that sexual experience (Psalms 127:3). Once again we must understand that man is created like God. Man's very constitution is made like God so man cannot go against the components of his very fabric, lest he breaks the laws of his own creation and starts to self-destruct as glass, rubber or any other creation deteriorates and breaks when used improperly. Man is made to experience the utmost in happiness, fulfillment, satisfaction and enjoyment when having sex with his lifelong partner in marriage. Genesis 2:18, 21-24 God said, "...It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a help meet for him... And the Lord God, caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof; And the rib, which the Lord God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man. And Adam said, This is now bone of my bones, and flesh of my flesh: she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man. Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh." Emotional problems (psychosomatic diseases), physical diseases, mental sicknesses and spiritual death result when men tamper with the way they were created.
Immorality blasphemes marriage as an institution created by God to protect the sanctity of marriage and sexual intercourse. Immorality is a manifestation of idolatry which is rebellion against God and subtly destroys a person and nation as a beast mentality starts to replace the human soul from the living attributes of God. Marriage has responsibilities toward one another so a person doesn't become totally selfish (a beast), which is total insensitivity to the needs of anyone other than himself. Immorality manifests its filthy destruction upon the human race (soul) of mankind in the following different forms: fornication, adultery, homosexuality, lesbianism, cross-dressing, incest, sodomy, rape, bestiality, prostitution, pornography, etc.
People are so hypocritical. They want to govern their own affairs yet they want to blame God for the consequences of their decisions. People must take responsibility for their decisions and actions. God is not to blame for Hitler killing 6 millions Jews. People are to blame for voting him into office and not rising up against his anti-human actions. Nations once again are made up of people and they are also to blame for not stopping him sooner. God is not responsible for the poverty in the countries today. Selfish leaders and people are to blame for wanting more than others have and having no real compassion on society other than lying to people to get voted into office so they can use their position to advance their own lives. In the Bible, Jesus was kind to the woman caught in adultery. He did not judge her or condemn her but He forgave her and told her to go and sin no more. But to the religious leaders who were twisting the word of God to control the people, he was harsh and openly rebuked them (Matthew 23:1-39). All true prophets in the Scriptures used strong harsh words for rebuking both religious and governmental leadership. (Jeremiah 12:10; 14:13-16; 23:1-3,11-32; 1 Kings 18:17-18; 21:17-24; John 3:1-10; Luke 3:19-20; etc.) Leadership is responsible for the problems people suffer today in their nations not God. And people are responsible for electing or allowing the leaders to rule over them (1 Samuel 8:6-22).
COMMUNISM crushes the human spirit so people cannot become what God intended them to be consequently producing people that lack in ambition and creativity. CAPITALISM exploits the human spirit to depravity, debauchery, excess and extremes in selfishness, lusts and desires. People become gluttonous without genuine compassion, yet hypocritically involved in different charities to deceive their conscience of the selfishness they really want and enjoy. Selfishness that can justify the killing of a helpless baby inside the mothers womb because the mother doesn't want to take responsibility for her actions, and now wants to kill another human so she can continue to live a self pleasing life as this new human being might interfere with her own life. And now this self- deceived hypocrite wants to be involved in feeding the orphans or some other charitable cause as long as it does not interfere with her life as she already has killed one human being (her unborn baby) that would have interrupted her life. SOCIALISM can never work on earth with men in leadership as the leaders abuse their power and use the people to advance their own agendas, vanities, lusts and power.
Under Communism, Capitalism and Socialism, the humanist, the atheist and the religious develop the personalities, values and habits of the beast mentality. They become gluttonous, pious, proud, arrogant, self centered, biased, jealous, envious. They lie, cheat, steal, gossip, cause dissension, bitterness and strife. They create fights, strife and discord with bitterness and unforgiveness. They twist the Scriptures, picking and choosing what they want to use to manipulate people and live the rebellious lifestyle of a humanist or idolater (Ephesians 5:3-6).
2 Timothy 3:16 tells us that, "All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:" The Protestant Bible is the literal word of God, given by God to be studied and used as the supreme source for people to live their lives while on earth. Revelation 22:18-19, gives a severe warning to anyone not to add or subtract from the Scriptures lest he be eternally damned. The Scriptures (Jesus Christ) is the only way for peace on earth, while all other methods cause mankind's problems and eventually eternal death (separation from God when a person dies on earth).
As we read earlier, human beings were made in the image of God. Galatians 5:22-24 tells us the people who are not living in idolatry (humanism) but instead obey the commandments of God in the Scriptures, have the Holy Spirit ruling them which produces the following personality and characteristics: "But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance: against such there is no law. And they that are Christ's have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts." Consequently, utopia will only happen when people who are led by the Holy Spirit are governed by Jesus Christ. This type of government is called a Theocracy and it will be initiated after the battle of Armageddon when Jesus returns to earth to rescue His bride from a man ruled earth (Revelation 16:16-21 and chapters 17-20).
How do human beings created in the image of God with His character and personality, values, beliefs and morality change into an intelligent animal? How do we change into a beast mentality and will finally be led by the Beast of Revelation chapter 13? The answer is found in Romans 1:19-32; "Because that which may be known of God is manifest in them; for God hath showed it unto them (instinctively people know there is a God since they are made in God's image). For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse (people have no excuse for not knowing God as the entire creation speaks of God's reality. If man chooses to ignore the evidence it is a matter of choice of that particular person as Scripture tells us that man can know God if he chooses). Because that, when they knew God, they glorified him not as God, neither were thankful; but became vain in their imaginations, and their foolish hearts was darkened. Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools (the atheist, agnostic and leaders who try and govern society aside from following the Scriptures): And changed the glory of the incorruptible God into an image made like to corruptible man, and to birds, and four-footed beasts, and creeping things (different religions such as Hinduism etc). Wherefore God also gave them up to uncleanness, through the lusts of their own hearts, to dishonor their own bodies between themselves (homosexuality). Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, (humanism which is idolatry) who is blessed for ever. Amen. For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature (lesbianism): And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly (sodomy), and receiving in themselves that recompense of their error which is meet (diseases, gonorrhea, syphilis, AIDS etc.). And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient (Ephesians 5:4; filthiness, foolish talking, jesting). Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers, backbiters, haters of God, despiteful, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents, Without understanding, covenant breakers, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful: Who, knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them."
Galatians 5:19-21 tells us the character of a person who rejects Jesus and the Holy Spirit cannot rule their life: "Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these, adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness, idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, variance, emulations, wrath, strife, seditions, heresies (doctrines and traditions taught by religious and church leaders that are not substantiated in the Scriptures yet made sacred by a pastor or priest), envyings, murders, drunkenness, revelings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I have also told you in time past, that they which do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God."
Ladies and gentlemen, the problems in the world today are created by people who have rejected the way they were created and instead of living as human beings in God's likeness (character and values/morality) they now have chosen their own standards and have decreased to the standard of the animal kingdom or beast mentality. We are not ruled by God in today's world. The majority of our leaders both politically and religiously including most church leaders have adapted the beast philosophy, morality and beliefs. They pass laws in parliament which violate the Scriptures, thus they are guilty of idolatry which is one of the sins which bring judgment on a person or society.
Anti-christ stands for lawlessness (1 John 4:1-3), and there is lawlessness in most of the leaders throughout Europe. Both politically, religiously and within most churches, men make their own laws, standards and morality. They even change the laws of God in the Bible to please the rebellious masses or to control them as the scribes and Pharisees did, which Jesus strongly condemned.
Idolatry and immorality bring deterioration on a person or nation when the majority of people within that particular nation are guilty of these two forms of rebellion against God. The third crime which together brings certain destruction upon the individual or nation is described in the Scriptures as "the murder of the innocents" (Exodus 23:6-7; Psalms 106:38-41; Hosea 4:1-6; Leviticus 20:2-6 etc.). Israel became corrupted by the other religions present around them and they legally killed their firstborn by giving them to Molech as a sacrifice. Today people give their firstborn, and many times their second and third born, as a sacrifice to themselves to live the way they want in the sin of abortion. God makes it clear in Scripture (Psalm 139:13-16) that life begins at conception and that he has a special regard for the baby (embryo).
The world is moving fast toward the creation of a "New World Order" but, before it can be initiated the world will see a nuclear war. The "land for peace" plan by Israel and her enemies will fail. For when The Arab League and the PLO get all the land they can get from Israel peacefully, they plan to take the rest by war.
The Prophetic Vision reports that "according to a recent poll conducted by the website Islam On-line, 86.7% of the Arabic and Islamic world does not consider an Israeli withdrawal from Golan and South Lebanon sufficient reason for making peace. 66% consider the Palestinian question and the status of Jerusalem to be the essence of the conflict... What will happen now? The Russian people have elected a question mark. Putin has promised to restore law and order to a chaotic, crime ridden country, but how? His theory is, 'You have to hit first and hard, so that your opponent will not get to his feet.' He applied this to the destruction of Chechnya, Russia's version of NATO's intervention in Kosovo. Serving as a vent for pent-up public frustration after years of economic decline, diminishing influence abroad and international humiliation by the US, Putin's action is immensely popular with the Russian people. The first decree signed by acting president Vladimir Putin in January was a new National Security Doctrine lowering the threshold for the use of nuclear weapons. It allows Russia to use her vast nuclear arsenal to repel armed aggression. At the same time, with 75% of Russia's current conventional weaponry obsolete, Putin increased military investment by 50%. Russia is currently developing a new generation of low-yield weapons for precision non-strategic strikes, 10 years in advance of anything in the West. Where does the money come from? The IMF?...Russia's new military doctrine (14 January 2000), confirms China as her strategic ally, determined to resist US global dominance."
Russia and some of her allies are planning to move into the middle east against Israel. Russia and The United States will exchange a nuclear attack against each other. Out of the chaos, the New World Order will arise led eventually by "the man of sedition", The Anti-christ. Read Ezekiel chapters 38-39; the books of Daniel, Zechariah, Revelation and others.
2 Timothy 3:1-17 describe the character of people and how they will behave "in the last days." When people reject the laws of God through the Scriptures; when they reject the Author of Life and the future ruler of the world, Jesus Christ. Men turn into a beast until they finally accept and are ruled by The Beast of Revelation chapter 13.
2 Timothy 3:12-14 tells Christians that before Jesus returns, which is during the battle of Armageddon in the last days, that they will suffer persecution. Before the book of Revelation is opened and during that time Christians will face persecution for Jesus (Revelation 6:9-11). There is no way around it unless you compromise to avoid being scoffed at and/or rejected. But then the Scriptures are so very clear in Mark 8:38, "Whosoever therefore shall be ashamed of me and my words, in this adulterous and sinful generation, of him also shall the Son of man be ashamed, when he cometh in the glory of his Father with the holy angels."
We are in the last generation
In the world's history there has never been a generation as this. People today travel by jet around the world in one day where until recently men traveled by foot, animal or small boat. Today, mankind can literally blow themselves up through nuclear warfare whereas prior to this time the world's civilization was never in danger of being destroyed by bows and arrows, spears, swords etc. Today we have the technology to control mankind through identifying them by their birth date, identification numbers etc., through the computers so nobody can buy or sell unless they agree to the conditions, which will soon be implemented. All nations are working towards world communications and cash is being replaced with cards and finally a mark on a persons right hand or forehead (Revelation 13:16-18).
Yes, we are living just prior to a world government and Jesus Christ himself returning. The United States of America's stock market will collapse as well as their economy. Shortly after there will be a nuclear war resulting in the formation of the New World Order. Great plagues are coming upon the world as described in the book of Revelation chapters 6-19. Billions of people will die in all. But those who are following Jesus Christ can be free from fear as nothing can touch them unless God allows it, and if he does, than he gives them the grace and strength to move into eternal life immediately (Exodus 8:20-23; 9:23-26; 12:12-13; Revelation 7:1-3; Daniel 3:16-28; 6:16-23; Psalm 34:7; Luke 22:40-44; Philippians 4:13 etc.).
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The following are some Scriptures that deal with end-time events. All prophecies concerning the nations are leading up to fulfillment of end-time judgments (events).
Ezekiel chapters 38 & 39
Zechariah 13: 8-9
Zechariah 14: 1-16
Daniel chapters 2, 4, 7-12
Matthew 24: 1-51
Mark 13: 1-37
Luke 21: 6-38
The book of Revelation
The book of Joel
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