AS THE DAYS OF NOAH . . .
A Teaching by John S. Torell
THE SECOND COMING OF CHRIST
the Old and the New Testament inform us that some day the Son of God, Jesus
Christ, is going to come back to this earth and set up his kingdom. This will be
followed by the Great White Throne Judgment, the destruction of the earth and
the entire universe, followed by the creation of new heavens and a new earth.
(Revelation chapters 19, 20 and 21). The only thing that God has not told us is
the year, the day and the time.
Immediately after the tribulation of those days
shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light, and the stars
shall fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken: And then
shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven: and then shall all the tribes
of the earth mourn, and they shall see the Son of man coming in the clouds of
heaven with power and great glory. And he shall send his angels with a great
sound of a trumpet, and they shall gather together his elect from the four
winds, from one end of heaven to the other.
Now learn a parable of the fig tree; When his branch
is yet tender, and putteth forth leaves, ye know that summer is nigh: So
likewise ye, when ye shall see all these things, know that it is near, even at
the doors. Verily I say unto you, This generation shall not pass, till all these
things be fulfilled. Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not
pass away. But of that day and hour knows no man, no, not the angels of heaven,
but my Father only.
But as the days of Noe (Noah) were,
so shall also the coming of the Son of man be. Matthew 24:29-37
Jesus told us that if we watched for certain signs,
we would be able to tell how close we were to the Second Coming of Christ. Twice
in the New Testament we read that just prior to the coming of Christ, life on
earth would be the same as it was in the days of Noah before the flood. (Matthew
24:37-39; Luke 17:26-27)
In the month of July, 2000, the Holy Spirit began to
bring my attention to this teaching. If Jesus warned us that life on earth would
revert back to the way it was in the days of Noah, IT WOULD BE VERY IMPORTANT TO
FIND OUT HOW LIFE WAS BEFORE THE FLOOD. In order for me to understand the signs
before His coming, I MUST LEARN HOW IT WAS IN THE DAYS OF NOAH!
The Bible also tells us that there will be a falling
away from faith in Christ and that a world dictator will precede the Second
Coming of Christ. (II
Thessalonians 2:1-17; Revelation 13:1-18) Suddenly it
became very important for me to find out more about the times of Noah.
For many years I have been reading this verse in Matthew 24:37, yet not really understanding what it meant. When I read Genesis,
Chapter Six, I understood that angels had taken human wives and created some
kind of half-human half-demonic beings, which were called "giants" in
the King James version of the Bible, and the Hebrew word used is "Nephilim,"
which means "fallen ones."
This understanding is supported in the Epistle
of II Peter 2:4 and Jude, verse
6. In Job, Chapters One
and Two, more insights
are given about the spirit world. Satan is able to present himself to the Lord,
and yet we read in Revelation 12:1-17 how Lucifer made war in the
heavens and was cast out to the earth. More information is given on the fall of
Lucifer in Isaiah 14:12-21 and Ezekiel 28:11-19.
My next understanding was that since there had been
a prolonged space war, (Lucifer was defeated and taken through a trial where he
was sentenced to the Lake of Fire, together with the angels who had sided with
him. Matthew 25:41), there must be some kind of "COURTHOUSE" located
in the second heaven where Lucifer could come and file his complaints, as
described in the book of Job.
Some people are trying to place the casting down of
Satan to the earth as taking place during the tribulation period, but this is
strongly opposed by the statement that Jesus made in Luke
When I read Daniel, Chapter
4, about angels called
"WATCHERS" and how they were ruling the world through the Laws of God,
I came to the understanding that there must be some kind of an angelic center
from where these angels reside and rule.
THE BOOKS OF ENOCH
For a number of
years I have thought that there must exist some kind of written record that
would give us more insight into the time of Noah. I knew that in the nation of
Israel written material existed which was not included in the Bible. The Roman
Catholic church has carried the so-called, "Apocrypha" but I did not
want to read them. But for some reason the book of Enoch kept coming up in my
mind, so I decided to read this book and see what it was all about.
To my astonishment, when I searched my library for
the book of Enoch, I found that it had been in my library for 17 years.
THE LIFE OF ENOCH
was born when Adam was 622 years old, and Adam lived together with Enoch 308 years. Enoch was taken by God 57 years after Adam died. Enoch was the 7th
generation from Adam. The Bible does not tell us a lot about the life of Enoch,
except the following verses:
And Jared lived an hundred sixty
and two years, and he begat Enoch: And Jared lived after he begat Enoch eight
hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: And all the days of Jared were nine
hundred sixty and two years: and he died. And Enoch lived sixty and five years,
and begat Methuselah: and Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three
hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: And all the days of Enoch were
three hundred sixty and five years: And Enoch walked with God: and he was not; for
God took him. Genesis 5:18-24
By faith Enoch was translated that he should not
see death; and was not found, because God had translated him: for before his
translation he had this testimony, that he pleased God. (Hebrews11:5)
And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied
of these, saying, Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousands of his saints, To
execute judgment upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them of
all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard
speeches which ungodly sinners have spoken against him. Jude 14-15
The apostles Peter and Jude quote the writings of Enoch in
the Bible. But the most astonishing fact that I learned is that Jesus is
referred to as "the Son of man" over and over again in all the four Gospels. It
is also found in the Old Testament. During my 35 years as a Christian I have
never looked at this title and asked myself this, what does this mean. Then I
read the following in the First Book of Enoch, Chapter 48:
"At that hour, that Son of man was given a name, in the
presence of the Lord of the Spirits, the Before Time, even before the creation
of the sun and the moon, before the creation of the stars, he was given a name
in the presence of the Lord of Spirits. He will become the light of the gentiles
and he will become the hope of those who are sick in their hearts. All those who
dwell upon the earth shall fall and worship before him; they shall glorify,
bless, and sing the name of the Lord of Spirits. For this purpose he became the
Chosen One; he was concealed in the presence of the Lord of the Spirits prior to
the creation of the world, and for eternity." I Enoch 48:1-5
Compare this with what Luke wrote, as he quoted
part of this passage:
A light to lighten the Gentiles, and the glory of
thy people Israel. Luke 2:32
Compare this with what the apostle John wrote:
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was
with God, and the Word was God. The same was in the beginning with God. All
things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was
made. In him was life; and the life was the light of men. And the light
shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not. There was a man
sent from God, whose name was John. The same came for a witness, to bear witness of
the Light, that all men through him
might believe. He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that
Light. That was the true Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into
the world. He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world
knew him not.
Compare this what the apostle
Let this mind be in you, which was
also in Christ Jesus: Who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to
be equal with God: But made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form
of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men: And being found in fashion as
a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of the
cross. Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is
above every name: That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in
heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; And that every tongue
should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
The book of Enoch was preserved by the descendants
of Abraham, not Gentile nations. The book of Enoch dates back to the period
before the flood and must have been preserved by Noah and his sons, just like
Noah had preserved the early writings of the book of Genesis. And we must
remember that Enoch was Noah’s great, great grandfather.
It is obvious that the knowledge
of the creation and the life of Adam and Eve would be passed on from generation
to generation. A written down record or an oral record passed from father to son
through generations are the same. When the Flood took place there were only four
men surviving, Noah and his three sons. I personally believe that the
information now written down in the books of Enoch are true and reflect how life
was during this terrible time of horror that is referred to as "the days of
The people of Israel were the only nation on earth
which had received a revelation from God and worshiped the God of creation, not man-made
deities. The passage I just quoted from the book of Enoch shows that Adam and
his sons knew that the Son of man was going to be the Messiah, and that through
him there would be salvation (Genesis 3:15). The word for God in Genesis,
Chapter One, is "Elohim," which means "Gods" in Hebrew. The
passage in Enoch points to the deity of the Son of man, and that he is eternal,
and that one day every knee shall bow before him. This understanding by Enoch
points out that his knowledge had come by revelation from God himself, which is
what the Bible is telling us about Enoch, that he walked with God in a special
SOME FACTS ABOUT THE BOOK OF ENOCH
Book One of Enoch
is found complete only in the Ethiopic (Ge’ez) version, for which more that
forty manuscripts are known to exist as of 1983. The original language was
Hebrew, while some argue that the book was written in a mixture of Hebrew and
Aramaic, like the book of Daniel. Fragments of I Enoch were found among the Dead
Sea Scrolls, which date back to around 200 years before Christ.
Common sense should tell us that the written history
of Adam and Eve, as found in the book of Genesis, did not survive in its
original writings. Instead the knowledge was passed on from generation to
generation, and it was Moses, who around 2600 years after Adam, wrote down what
is today known as the book of Genesis.
Therefore, my understanding is that the same process
must have been true for the first book of Enoch. Just as the so-called Bible
scholars are trying to "DEBUNK" the Bible, they are doing the same
thing with the book of Enoch.
Regardless of the spin that the "scholars"
put on the book of Enoch, they all agree that it was written down in the first
century A.D. by the Christian community. This will pose a great technical problem
for the scoffers. During the first century A.D. electricity was not known to men,
neither was cloning and genetic engineering known, yet both the Bible and the
book of Enoch speak on these subjects. My personal belief is that the
information in the Bible is a direct revelation from God, preserved by men
through the power of the Holy Spirit. The additional information given in the
book of Enoch is in total harmony with the Bible, but gives us more insight into
the period between Adam and Noah. (Also see notes from Encyclopedia Britannica).
DANIEL WAS PROMISED THAT AT THE END OF TIME
GOD WOULD UNSEAL THE REVELATION OF JESUS CHRIST
The Bible is full of accounts of how God’s
angels worked on this planet, changed events and rescued the people of God. Some
of the most exciting events are described in the book of Daniel. Let me quote
And they that be wise shall shine as the brightness
of the firmament; and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars for ever
and ever. But thou, O Daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, even to the
time of the end: many shall run to and fro, and knowledge shall be increased.
Then I Daniel looked, and, behold, there stood other two, the one on this side
of the bank of the river, and the other on that side of the bank of the river.
And one said to the man clothed in linen, which was upon the waters of the
river, How long shall it be to the end of these wonders? And I heard the man clothed in linen, which was
upon the waters of the river, when he held up his right hand and his left
hand unto heaven, and sware by him that liveth for ever that it shall be for
a time, times, and an half; and when he shall have accomplished to scatter
the power of the holy people, all these things shall be finished. And I
heard, but I understood not: then said I, O my Lord, what shall be the end
of these things? And he said, Go thy way, Daniel: for the words are closed
up and sealed till the time of the end. Many shall be purified, and made
white, and tried; but the wicked shall do wickedly: and none of the wicked
shall understand; but the wise shall understand. Daniel 12:3-10
According to Jesus, life on earth will go back
to how it was before the flood. The impact of that is frightening to
those who understand what it really means. Once again demonic entities (fallen
angels) will begin to intermingle with human beings and produce a race of
demon/man beings, beings without a soul, totally evil and void of all mercy,
love and goodness.
And it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the
face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them, That the sons of God saw
the daughters of men that they were fair; and they took them wives of all which
they chose. And the LORD said, My spirit shall not always strive with man, for
that he also is flesh: yet his days shall be an hundred and twenty years. There
were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of
God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same
became mighty men which were of old, men of renown. And God saw that the
wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the
thoughts of his heart was only evil continually. Genesis 6:1-5
WHAT IS ENOCH TELLING US ABOUT FALLEN ANGELS?
In Enoch 1, Chapter
following details are given:
1. The leader of this group of Satanic angels is
Semyaz, and his group of fallen angels consisted of 200. When this group of
fallen angels saw how beautiful the women born on earth were, they decided to
take some of these women as wives and produce children through them.
My personal understanding is that this
group of 200 angels prior to the fall of the angels had been working with God in
the creation of human beings, and thus had the knowledge of how the human body
was engineered. Using this knowledge for their own purposes, they were able to
create what was needed in them, to have some kind of a physical body, through
which they then could have sexual intercourse with these young women.
2. Semyaz did not trust the fallen angels under
his command. He made them sware an oath with a curse, which bound them
altogether before they started this project.
I believe that this type of oath with a curse
is the same kind of oath that is practiced by Satanists, witches, Baal
worshipers, Freemasons, Mormons etc. This should not come as a surprise to
Christians, since Paul tells us that demons do seduce and teach doctrine. I
3. They descended upon mount Hermon (9,101 ft.
above sea level) and located in what is today Syria. This mountain became
Now I understand where the Baal worship came
from. After the flood, demons seduced people into idol worship and mount Hermon became a center in the Middle East, where altars were built and human
sacrifices done. Compare this with the false religion of the Greek people,
who claimed that the gods lived on mount Olympus, led by Zeus, who was known
for his enormous sexual appetite of women. In Rome he was known as
"Jupiter" and the Vikings called him "Thor." The Aztec
empire in central Mexico worshiped a cluster of demon gods, with high
pyramid temples, where at the top humans were cut open, and their still
throbbing hearts were sacrificed to the sun god. The current Olympic Games
is in reality a revival of the old Zeus worship. The Olympic fire is lit on
top of mount Olympus by female priests, the fire is carried to the game of
that year in a torch, and then the Olympic altar is lit. There are songs and
dances at the opening and closing of the games, all in honor of the old
Greek gods. Is it a coincidence that the Roman Emperor Theodosius abolished
the games in 393 A.D, because of their ties to demon worship? Was it an
accident that the games were brought back to the world in 1894?
4. The 200 fallen angels were divided into groups of
ten, each group having a leader. Enoch gives the names of each of these
5. Each one of the 200 fallen angels took a woman
as a wife, and made them pregnant.
The babies to whom these women gave birth grew
to a height of 300 cubits (450 ft.) and they consumed so much food that the
people of the earth hated them, since they were forced to feed them. The
giants then turned their wrath upon the people, and began to kill and eat
humans. They also ate birds, fish, animals and reptiles, and they drank
6. One of the fallen angels taught technology to
mankind. He taught them how to mine for ore, melting the ore and extracting
different metals. He then taught them how to fashion the metals into swords,
knives, shields and breast plates.
Those who became initiated into this demon
religion, where educated into making bracelets, decorations (shadowing of
the eye); making medication (pharmakia), ornamentation, the beautifying of
the eye lids, all kind of precious stones, and all coloring tinctures and
alchemy. Other fallen angels taught humans how to do incantations and the
cutting of roots, how to resolve incantations, astrology and how to deceive
7. These fallen angels educated the people not only
in technology, which was used to make war, but also in occult practices,
releasing more demon power on the earth.
After reading this, I suddenly came to
understand why the prophet Elijah became petrified with fear right after he
had experienced a great victory on mount Carmel. I Kings 18:22-46 When Jezebel sent a message to him, she did not send it as from the queen, but
as the high priestess of Baal. It was the demon prince of Baal himself,
possessing her, who sent this message and wiped Elijah out with fear.
And Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done,
and withal how he had slain all the prophets with the sword. Then Jezebel
sent a messenger unto Elijah, saying, So let the gods do to me, and more
also, if I make not thy life as the life of one of them by to morrow about
this time. And when he saw that, he arose, and went for his life, and came
to Beersheba, which belongeth to Judah, and left his servant there. I Kings
Jezebel was a woman who from her childhood had
been initiated into Satanic worship:
And Ahab the son of Omri did evil in the sight
of the LORD above all that were before him. And it came to pass, as if it
had been a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of
Nebat, that he took to wife Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal, king of the
Zidonians, and went and served Baal, and worshiped him. And he reared up an
altar for Baal in the house of Baal, which he had built in Samaria. I Kings
When Jehu came to confront Jezebel, she went into
her chambers, painted herself up in all the colors of a Satanic Baal
priestess, put on a head gear and went to the window, hoping to scare Jehu into
submission. But Jehu was not intimidated and had her killed on the spot. Until
now I could not understand why Jezebel put on her make-up before she went to the
window. Now I know.
And when Jehu was come to Jezreel, Jezebel heard of
it; and she painted her face, and tired her head, and looked out at a window.
And as Jehu entered in at the gate, she said, Had Zimri peace, who slew his
master? And he lifted up his face to the window, and said, Who is on my side?
who? And there looked out to him two or three eunuchs. And he said, Throw her
down. So they threw her down: and some of her blood was sprinkled on the wall,
and on the horses: and he trode her under foot. And when he was come in, he did eat and drink, and
said, Go, see now this cursed woman, and bury her: for
she is a king's daughter. And they went to bury her, but they found no more of
her than the skull, and the feet, and the palms of her hands. Wherefore they
came again, and told him. And he said, This is the word of the LORD, which he
spake by his servant Elijah the Tishbite, saying, In the portion of Jezreel
shall dogs eat the flesh of Jezebel: And the carcase of Jezebel shall be as dung
upon the face of the field in the portion of Jezreel; so that they shall not
say, This is Jezebel. I Kings 30-37
Is it a coincidence that when the great revivals and
awakenings began first with the Wesley brothers in the 18th century,
followed by Jonathan Edwards, George Whitefield, Charles Finney in the 19th
century, and the Pentecostal revival in the early 20th century, the
Holy Spirit spoke through all these men and women preaching, that it was a sin
for women to wear make-up?
Since many women are used to wearing make-up
today, this will become a very touchy subject. The old time Pentecostals in the
early 1900's believed that any woman who used make-up would end up in hell. This
is not true, since a woman does not become saved by not wearing make-up.
Instead, let me share with you my conviction on this subject, and then let each
person reading this pray about it and ask God for guidance in her own life.
When God created Eve out of the rib from Adam, she
must have been a stunningly beautiful woman who radiated the care God had taken
in making her. She needed no clothing, no hanging ornaments, no paint to accent
her features – she was made perfect by the Creator.
Once Adam and Eve had fallen into sin, the Devil
could not wait to put his touch upon men and women. He scarred the men with
tattoos, ear rings and nose rings; and the women were painted and decorated with
ear rings, bracelets etc. The hair of both men and women were altered and color
added, until the human race looked just as the Devil wanted them to look, a
fallen rejected race of men and women. The beauty of the Creator was lost.
For many years I colored my hair, once it started
turning grey. One day the Holy Spirit spoke to me and said: "Do you want to
have hair that may be gray, or do you want to be bald?" I made a personal
choice, I tossed out my vanity and went with whatever color God had for me.
We must remember this, anything that we put on our
skin, creams, lotions or hair coloring will, to a certain degree, be absorbed
through the skin. We are going to great length to be careful what we eat to
avoid toxins, but we forget that the skin will absorb whatever chemicals are put
When people say, "I look so drab," or,
"I have freckles," or they claim to have some other kind of deformity
that they must cover up, I feel that the way God made me is the way that I am
going to look. He is my creator and if people say that I do not look good, let
them complain to Him, not to me. As far as I am concerned, I am not going to
have a "face lift" some day, instead I will take it to God in prayer.
In our ministry we have women who do not wear
make-up and others who do. As a pastor, I let this be a personal choice between
each woman and God. To make a point, I would rather have a "dolled up"
woman in the church who is close to the Lord, than a woman who wears no make-up,
but is a gossiper.
8. The fallen angels also introduced the technology of
writing and the use of ink and paper. This was used to write down false doctrine
and to preserve the incantations and ceremonies that the fallen angels had
9. The murder of babies was shown to women (abortions),
where the child was murdered in the womb and then extracted.
To me this is more than devastating, to
come to the knowledge, that the killing of babies in the wombs is as old as the
beginning of mankind. No wonder that the feminist movement is so militant, these
women are driven by powerful demonic princes, who have been killing babies for
the last 8000 years. With the current technology, their lust for killing babies
has now gone into the millions per year worldwide.
10. The fallen angels also introduced flagellation to
people, which is today known as "kinky sex" or "masochism"
where sexual pleasure is derived from being beaten, tied up, dominated in some
form or other by the other sexual partner, including rape.
God’s Word is true, holy and powerful and we
really should take heed to what God is saying to his people and examine our
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge:
because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou
shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I
will also forget thy children. Hosea 4:6
CONCLUSION TO THIS INTRODUCTION OF ENOCH
After having read the books of
Enoch twice, many things I have previously taught by faith have been verified.
Some things are brand new revelations to me.
God created a beautiful Garden of Eden; the Devil
brought in technology for the purpose of murder and war. It is important that we
understand that all technology is created by God through his spiritual and
physical laws and that the Devil and his fallen angels are using their knowledge
in this area for evil instead of good.
I have believed for many years that UFOS are
operated by demonic beings. Now I no longer think that the US Air Force shot
down the UFO over Roswell, New Mexico in 1947, but that Satan landed it on
purpose so that the craft and its occupants could be captured.
The United States Government hid the craft,
preserved the killed operators in vats of formaldehyde and set out a program to
do reverse engineering in order to learn this new technology. From this craft
the following new technologies were introduced to mankind: Night vision image
intensifier (used much in the Gulf war); the integrated circuit chip, which led
to the discovery of the transistor, which replaced the vacuum tubes. Then came
the development of the printed circuit and the microprocessor, which led to the
explosion of personal computers, now able to have a processing speed in excess of
Our laser technology was given man in 1947, fiber
optics, super tenacity fibers which today are known as "Kevlar bullet proof
vests", depleted uranium artillery shells and uranium tipped bullets, which
can penetrate thick steel armored plates, used much in the Gulf War. Another
product that has recently come on the market is ‘food irradiation." More
advanced war technologies have been developed, "Death Rays" which are
now in use by the US Army and just released in year 2000 to Israel, and the
Demons do not release technology to benefit mankind,
but to advance man’s ability to wage war and do mass destruction. However, God
did not create this technology for war, but for the benefit of his creation.
Thus we can see that where the Christian faith is the strongest, there is also
the greatest development of technology for peaceful use.
Again I want to emphasize the following: Technology
in itself is not bad. It is part of God’s creation and everything that God
created was and is good. (Genesis 1:31)
When the fallen angels introduced knowledge to mankind, it was not for the
purpose of improving man’s living conditions, but rather for weapons of mass
Lucifer was not satisfied to build human armies
equipped with stone weapons, so the demons taught men how to dig mines, getting
ore to melt, extracting gold, silver, copper and iron, then how to mix the
metals to make swords, knives, spears etc. Armies could be built to unleash
massive destruction and subdue other nations.
When God destroyed the race of half human/half
demon, He put a moratorium on further technical developments. From about 6000
B.C. to around 1700 AD, some 7,700 years, man did not learn any new technology,
only improved on what was there. For this entire period, the wind was the only
power for ships, including using men with oars. Horses, camels, elephants and
donkeys were the power source for land travel and other works.
It is interesting to note that in the 14th
century Leonardo de Vinci designed airplanes and submarines etc., but did not
have any power source for them.
Electricity was unknown to man, but those dabbling
in the occult spoke about some unknown power. When Enoch wrote about the coming
flood, he described the water in the air (clouds and the frozen canopy of water
which at this time enveloped the earth) as masculine, and the water on the earth
as feminine. Today we know that water clouds have a positive electric charge and
that lightning consists of electrons rushing up to neutralize the water in the
The Chinese called it "Ying and Yang," and
this term is still used in occult practices. The first power source to be
discovered was the water wheel, which goes back for centuries.
In 1663 static electricity was discovered, followed
by the steam engine in 1769. Man’s knowledge of electricity developed during
this period, and we learned about direct current and then alternating current.
The first water turbine was introduced in 1826 and the first functional
combustion engine came on the market in 1878. In the early 20th
century came the development of the rocket engine, then the jet engine and then
came nuclear power.
It is known in scientific circles that the UFO’s
are powered by either electro-magnetic propulsion or reverse gravity. So far man
has not been able to penetrate and capture this power source.
So, for the last 7000 years Satan has been
spearheading technology to further weapons of mass destruction and devices to
On the other hand, God’s people have developed and
enhanced known technology to give man a better life and reach a higher standard
SATAN CANNOT BRING IN THE ANTICHRIST WITHOUT A
HIGH LEVEL OF TECHNOLOGY
For the Devil to bring in the
Antichrist system, he must have a certain level of technology in order to
control the masses of people. The gifts that the Devil has been giving to
mankind during the years have been weapons of war. The bow and arrow, the
catapult, the batting ram, ships with batting rams driven by chained slaves
using oars, traps of different kinds etc.
Once gun powder (black powder first discovered in
1304) was given to man, came rifles, pistols, cannons and land mines etc. With
the discovery of smokeless gunpowder came more powerful guns, capable of killing
more people faster.
With digital cameras, computers, lasers and
satellites the Devil now has the technology to control all movements of people
on this earth, all commerce and all banking. When the final move will come is
now only a question of time, which the Bible calls the "THE GREAT
THE RISE OF THE ANTICHRIST
God has made it crystal clear to us
in the Bible, that before Jesus Christ comes back to this earth, there will
arise a world dictator who for a short time will rule this world and do the
bidding of the Devil. Let me quote the Bible on this subject:
Now we beseech you, brethren, by the coming of
our Lord Jesus Christ, and by our gathering together unto him, That ye be
not soon shaken in mind, or be troubled, neither by spirit, nor by word, nor
by letter as from us, as that the day of Christ is at hand. Let no man deceive you by any means: for that
day shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of
sin be revealed, the son of perdition; Who opposes and exalts himself above
all that is called God, or that is worshiped; so that he, as God, sits in
the temple of God, showing himself that he is God. Remember you not, that,
when I was yet with you, I told you these things? And now you know what
withholds that he might be revealed in his time. For the mystery of iniquity
does already work: only he who now lets will let, until he be taken out of
the way. And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume
with the Spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his
coming: Even him, whose coming is after the working of Satan with all power
and signs and lying wonders, 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.
II Thessalonians 2:1-12
In the book of Revelation, we are given more
information about the Antichrist and the system that he will set up:
And I stood upon the sand of the sea, and saw a
beast rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and upon his
horns ten crowns, and upon his heads the name of blasphemy. And the beast
which I saw was like unto a leopard, and his feet were as the feet of a
bear, and his mouth as the mouth of a lion: and the dragon gave him his
power, and his seat, and great authority. And I saw one of his heads as it were wounded to
death; and his deadly wound was healed: and all the world wondered after the
beast. And they worshiped the dragon which gave power unto the beast: and
they worshiped the beast, saying, Who is like unto the beast? who is able to
make war with him? And there was given unto him a mouth speaking great
things and blasphemies; and power was given unto him to continue forty and
two months. And he opened his mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme
his name, and his tabernacle, and them that dwell in heaven. And it was
given unto him to make war with the saints, and to overcome them: and power
was given him over all kindreds, and tongues, and nations. And all that
dwell upon the earth shall worship him, whose names are not written in the
book of life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world. If any man
have an ear, let him hear. He that leads into captivity shall go into
captivity: he that kills with the sword must be killed with the sword. Here
is the patience and the faith of the saints. And I beheld another beast coming up out of the
earth; and he had two horns like a lamb, and he spake as a dragon. And he
exercised all the power of the first beast before him, and caused the earth
and them which dwell therein to worship the first beast, whose deadly wound
was healed. And he does great wonders, so that he makes fire come down from
heaven on the earth in the sight of men, And deceives them that dwell on the
earth by the means of those miracles which he had power to do in the sight
of the beast; saying to them that dwell on the earth, that they should make
an image to the beast, which had the wound by a sword, and did live. And he had power to give life unto the image of
the beast, that the image of the
beast should both speak, and cause that as many as would not worship the
image of the beast should be killed. And he causesl, both small and great,
rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in
their foreheads: And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the
mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name. Here is wisdom.
Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast: for it is the
number of a man; and his number is Six hundred threescore and six.
The Devil is going to set up a system, where he will
control all production and the selling of it, requiring a "Mark" for
any human being to be part of it. He is also going to merge all religions into
one, where he will set up his leader, which the Bible calls "THE FALSE
To make this work, there must be a technology
present that will allow the Satanic leadership to have instant communication to
any point on the planet, then military or police forces on location to deal with
any resistance. Most people have not thought this through. For example, when the
British Empire was at its peak, their controls were very weak. If there was an
uprising in the American colonies, it would not be known in London for at least
four weeks, or as long as it took a ship to get from the colonies to London.
Once the British government had been given the news, they would make a decision
on what to do about it. Then it would take another four weeks before a written
order could be given to the officer in charge in the colonies. It would also
take them weeks to send more soldiers and supplies to the place where unrest was
Today there is instant communication world-wide via
satellites; troops and supplies have been stationed around the earth and with
air craft soldiers can be moved into any spot in less than 24 hours.
The Man of Sin, the Son of Perdition, is not going
to come in on the scene suddenly. The organization is going to be built up over
a period of time, and only believers in Christ who know their Bibles will be
able to see what is going on. Here are some of the most obvious signs:
There must be some global organization that in
time will supercede national governments and bring all nations under one
rule. Is there such an organization existing today? Yes, there is! It is not
supreme yet, but world leaders are working hard to bring that into being.
The name of the organization is THE UNITED NATIONS," founded in 1945.
The UN was very weak in the beginning, today it dominates more. This is only
There is a "WORLD COURT" in
existence, located in the Haag, Netherlands. It is also known as "THE
INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE OF THE UNITED NATIONS." Its ruling is binding
upon the nations of the world.
There is a "WORLD BANK" in
existence, known as the "WORLD BANK AND INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND OF THE
The last thing needed to complete
this structure is for the UN to have a permanent military force, large enough
to outgun any individual nation. Currently the UN has so-called "peace
operations" going on, but the talk behind the scenes is to create a "SUPER
MILITARY FORCE" under the command of the UN. World government leaders are
currently discussing how to implement this. Once this is in place, all the UN
needs is a new leader with dictatorial powers and the reign of Antichrist is
ready to be unleashed.
It is now more important than ever for each
believer in Christ to study the prophetic writings in the Bible, to really learn
what it mean and how it will effect all people living on the earth. Once we have
done this, it will drive us to evangelize, that is, to tell people about Christ
before it is too late. After all, the most important thing to any person on this
earth is to hear about God, his son Jesus Christ and then be able to be saved
and receive eternal life. We all know that life on this earth is temporary, and
that all of us, at one time or other, shall depart from this earth. And there
are only two places to which to exit, it
is either HEAVEN OR HELL! Where are you going?
"AS IT WAS IN
THE DAYS OF NOAH, SO SHALL ALSO THE COMING OF THE SON OF MAN BE!"
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