Christians in peril

From American Thinker.Com December 21, 2011 Thomas Lifson The persecution of Christians in Muslim-dominated countries is increasing. Raymond Ibrahim has written an article on the subject in support of a petition urging President Obama to present during his forthcoming State of the Union Address his "administration's policy to prevent the eradication of the endangered Christian communities and other religious minorities of the Islamic Continue Reading

Deuteronomy 31:14-21; Apostasy Foretold; Here, Moses and Joshua are summoned to attend the divine Majesty at the door of the tabernacle; Moses is told that, after his death, the covenant which he had taken so much pains to make between Israel and their God would certainly be broken; Note, God has a clear and infallible foresight of all the wickedness of the wicked, and has often covenanted with those who He knew would deal very treacherously [Isa. 48:8], and conferred many favours on those who He knew would deal very ungratefully; Whatever outward troubles we are in, if we have but the light of God’s countenance, we may be easy; But, if God hide His face from us and our prayers, we are undone. B.C. 1451

Apostasy Foretold. B. C. 1451. Deuteronomy 31:14-21 14 And the LORD said unto Moses, Behold, thy days approach that thou must die: call Joshua, and present yourselves in the tabernacle of the congregation, that I may give him a charge. And Moses and Joshua went, and presented themselves in the tabernacle of the congregation.   15 And the LORD appeared in the tabernacle in a pillar of a cloud: and the pillar of the cloud Continue Reading

Some Semi-Sanity from Europe: EU Foreign Ministers Make Partial Sense on Gaza, Iran

From Rubin Reports.Blogspot.Com Some Semi-Sanity from Europe: EU Foreign Ministers Make Partial Sense on Gaza, Iran Posted: 16 Jun 2010 05:21 PM PDT Please be subscriber 16,632. Put your email address in the box, upper right-hand of the page. We depend on your contributions since the New York Times doesn't pay for our research. Tax-deductible donation through PayPal or credit card: click Donate button, upper-right hand corner of this page. Continue Reading

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From Koinonia House **IMPORTANT NEWS HEADLINES** Egypt Blocks Iranian Weapons Headed For Gaza - January 28, 2009 An Iranian freighter carrying weaponry for Hamas has been blocked by Egypt from entering the Suez Canal, amid concerns that Tehran is trying to supply the Palestinian militant group with missiles capable of striking Tel Aviv. The ship is docked in the Red Sea outside the Suez Canal after Cairo refused to permit it to cross the Continue Reading

Genesis 50:22-26; The Death of Joseph; “I die, and God will surely visit you, and bring you out of this land”. B.C. 1635

Genesis 50:22-26 22 And Joseph dwelt in Egypt, he, and his father's house: and Joseph lived an hundred and ten years. 23 And Joseph saw Ephraim's children of the third generation: the children also of Machir the son of Manasseh were brought up upon Joseph's knees. 24 And Joseph said unto his brethren, I die: and God will surely visit you, and bring you out of this land unto the land which he sware to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob. 25 And Continue Reading

Genesis 50:15-21; Joseph comforts his Brethren; “Fear not, for am I in the place of God? You thought evil against me, but God meant it unto good. B.C. 1689

Genesis 50:15-21 15 And when Joseph's brethren saw that their father was dead, they said, Joseph will peradventure hate us, and will certainly requite us all the evil which we did unto him. 16 And they sent a messenger unto Joseph, saying, Thy father did command before he died, saying, 17 So shall ye say unto Joseph, Forgive, I pray thee now, the trespass of thy brethren, and their sin; for they did unto thee evil: and now, we pray thee, forgive Continue Reading

Genesis 50:7-14; Jacob’s Stately Funeral. Jacob buried with Abraham, the cave of Machpelah, Mamre. B.C. 1689

Genesis 50:7-14 7 And Joseph went up to bury his father: and with him went up all the servants of Pharaoh, the elders of his house, and all the elders of the land of Egypt, 8 And all the house of Joseph, and his brethren, and his father's house: only their little ones, and their flocks, and their herds, they left in the land of Goshen. 9 And there went up with him both chariots and horsemen: and it was a very great company. 10 And they came to Continue Reading

Genesis 50:1-6; The Burial of Jacob; the physicans embalmed Israel. B.C. 1689

Genesis Chapter 50 ________________________________________ Here is, I. The preparation for Jacob's funeral, ver. 1-6. II. The funeral itself, ver. 7-14. III. The settling of a good understanding between Joseph and his brethren after the death of Jacob, ver. 15-21. IV. The age and death of Joseph, ver. 22-26. Thus the book of Genesis, which began with the origin of light and life, ends with nothing but death and darkness; so sad a change has Continue Reading

Genesis 49:28-33; The Death of Jacob; “I am to be gathered unto my people, my soul must go the the spirits of just men made perfect: bury me with my fathers, Abraham and Isaac & their wives”. B.C. 1689

Genesis 49:28-33 28 All these are the twelve tribes of Israel: and this is it that their father spake unto them, and blessed them; every one according to his blessing he blessed them. 29 And he charged them, and said unto them, I am to be gathered unto my people: bury me with my fathers in the cave that is in the field of Ephron the Hittite, 30 In the cave that is in the field of Machpelah, which is before Mamre, in the land of Canaan, which Continue Reading

Genesis 49:22-27; Jacob’s Prophecy: Joseph and Benjamin. B.C. 1689

Genesis 49:22-27 22 Joseph is a fruitful bough, even a fruitful bough by a well; whose branches run over the wall: 23 The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and hated him: 24 But his bow abode in strength, and the arms of his hands were made strong by the hands of the mighty God of Jacob; (from thence is the shepherd, the stone of Israel:) 25 Even by the God of thy father, who shall help thee; and by the Almighty, who shall bless Continue Reading