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Fireplace or ice, bang or whimper, asteroid or alien, act of God or human folly--"Armageddon Now" is all approximately doomsday prophecies. From alpha to omega, the publication is filled with two hundred entries and a hundred illustrations. within the bottom line, the top hasn't ever been so completely lined as during this compendium--the final notice for the top consumer.
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Fortean Picture Library. , added up to 666. This conclusion was presented by some as “proof” that Kissinger was designing the Middle East peace treaty that would usher in the prophesied time of A RMAGEDDON N OW: T HE E ND OF THE W O RLD A TO Z 29 Apocalypse deception and prepare the way for antichrist and one-world government. Later, some observers wondered if the birthmark on the forehead of Mikhail Gorbachev, general secretary and president of the USSR, was the “mark of the beast,” which might point to him as a potential antichrist candidate.
When Joseph objected, Israel prophesied that the younger son would, in effect, become the “first” nation. Armstrong, stringing together many Old Testament texts, traced Ephraim and Manasseh to England. He believed Manasseh’s descendants became the founding fathers of the United States. Leaving England (the recipient of the “firstborn” blessing), they went “over the wall,” in Israel’s words, to America. Thus the prophecy was fulfilled. England (Ephraim) became the “firstborn” nation. ” Joseph indeed became a “fruitful vine,” fulfilling Israel’s prophecy: With bitterness archers attacked him; they shot at him with hostility.
When Moses received the Law delivered to the Israelites after their escape from Egypt, he was told to build an ark upon which the glory of God would rest. ” So the Ark of the Covenant became a physical, symbolic reminder of God’s contract with his chosen people. It was a box about two and a half feet high and wide and four and a half feet long, made of wood and covered with gold leaf. It was transported by means of two long poles and placed within the Holy of Holies in the tabernacle during the forty years the Jews spent wandering in the wilderness after their escape from Egypt.