Important News Headlines – 25th May 2015

Taiwan’s president to propose peace plan for South China Sea May 25, 2015 Taiwan’s president will propose a peace initiative on Tuesday to resolve territorial disputes in the South China Sea that have put Beijing at odds with its neighbors and with the United States, the official Central News Agency reported. — Reuters Church in Ireland needs ‘reality check’ after gay marriage vote May 24, 2015 One of Ireland’s most senior Catholic Continue Reading

In the News – 17th May 2015

In The News UN calls for extension of Yemen’s ceasefire May 17, 2015 A UN envoy called for an extension of a humanitarian ceasefire in Yemen due to expire on Sunday as the Houthi Shiite rebels boycotted political talks in Riyadh. The appeal followed clashes on the ground between rebels and pro-government forces that killed dozens across south Yemen on Saturday despite the truce, which has largely held. “I call on all parties Continue Reading

The Nature of Homegrown Terror

The Nature of Homegrown Terror Since the attacks in the United States on September 11, 2001, there have been over sixty terrorist plots in the United States and the yearly number of foiled plots has been increasing. In Charles Kurzman’s paper, “Terrorism Cases Involving Muslim-Americans in 2014,” “Twenty-five Muslim-Americans were associated with violent terrorism in 2014, bringing the total since 9/11 to 250, or less than 20 per year. A Continue Reading

In the News – 10th May 2015

IN THE NEWS House to Consider 20-Week Abortion Ban This Week → May 10, 2015 Republicans are aiming to reconsider this week the so-called “pain capable” abortion bill, which would prohibit abortions, in most cases, after 20 weeks of pregnancy. The bill was pulled in late January after a number of Republican women pushed back against the legislation, particularly the provisions requiring women to have reported rape to law enforcement to be Continue Reading

In the News – 4th May 2015

IN THE NEWS Where have all Japan’s young people gone? → May 04, 2015 The remarkable aging of the populations in most advanced economies is no more evident or precipitate than in Japan. Earlier, Japan’s and other countries’ anti-natal policies encouraged a lowering of birth rates in an attempt to boost the chances of economic advancement. - East Asia Forum Two gunmen ‘carrying explosives’ attack anti-Muslim art contest in Texas → May Continue Reading

Breakup of the EU

Breakup of the EU The “ten-horned beast” is a prophetic image that occurs in Daniel (Dan. 7:7–8, 20, 24) and Revelation (Rev. 12:3; 13:1; 17:3–16). There are some prophecy writers that believe that the ten-horned beast is a symbol for a European organization, such as the European Union. Recent events, however, would tend to disprove the idea of the European Union will be the ten-horned beast written about in the Bible. The intent of the Continue Reading

Toward World Currency Control

Toward World Currency Control “… so that no one may buy or sell unless he has the mark, which is the beast’s name or the number of its name.” — Revelation 13:17, (ISV) The Bible does not use the phrase “one-world government” or “one-world currency” in referring to the end times. It does, however, provide ample evidence to enable us to draw the conclusion that both will exist under the rule of the Antichrist in the last days. In his Continue Reading

In the News – 19th April 2015

IN THE NEWS Khamenei says Iran nuclear weapons are U.S. ‘myth’ → April 19, 2015 Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told military commanders on Sunday the United States had created the “myth” of nuclear weapons to portray Iran as a threat, hardening his rhetoric before nuclear negotiations resume this week. - Reuters Islamic State shoots and beheads 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya: video → April 19, 2015 A video purportedly Continue Reading

Important News Headlines – 5th April 2015

In The News Libya rejects U.S.-led offensive against Islamic State, seeks aid April 05, 2015 Libya’s top diplomat in Washington wants aggressive U.S. support in containing the Islamic State’s rise in her nation but strongly rejects the idea of an American-led bombing or ground offensive, saying it would just make things worse. — Washington Times Why Are These Christians Dying? April 05, 2015 What would the U.S. Continue Reading

Iran’s Nuclear Deal

by Dr. Steve Elwart It is indicative of today’s world that the first word of an imminent agreement regarding Iran’s nuclear program came via social media. Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif was the first to issue a message on the agreement on Twitter: “Found solutions. Ready to start drafting immediately.” This was shortly followed by a tweet issued by the European Union Foreign Affairs and Security Policy chief Federica Mogherini. “Good Continue Reading