Monday, May 17, 2010

Headlines Like This Genuinely Make Me Question How Long We've Got Left

Joel Rosenberg:

A recently-released report by the U.S. Department of Interior indicates that Israel has massive reserves of natural gas and oil supplies just offshore, lying under the Mediterranean.

“The U.S. Geological Survey estimated a mean 1.7 billion barrels of recoverable oil and a mean of 122 trillion cubic feet of natural gas in the Levant Basin Province using a geology based assessment methodology,” stated the report’s executive summary.

Israelis for years have lamented that if God wanted to bless them with a “promised land” He could have given them the oil-rich Arabian peninsula. Thus the report has become big news in the Israeli media and the energy industry. Several oil and gas companies are already at work there and have made more modest discoveries in recent years. But this is by far the biggest development to date and some reports indicate Israel could begin using the natural gas — and possibly exporting it — within two years. ...

What intrigues me is that such developments are consistent with several Bible prophecies that indicate petroleum will be discovered in Israel in the last days, adding to the nation’s prosperity. For more details, please see Chapter Five of my 2006 non-fiction book, Epicenter: “FUTURE HEADLINE: ISRAEL DISCOVERS MASSIVE RESERVES OF OIL, GAS.”

Oh, and by the way, the Russian-Turkish-Syrian alliance is growing stronger, Babylon is being rebuilt as we speak, and Israel is primed for war with Iran, including the assumption that Iran has nuclear weapons.

Now might be a good time to go find a copy of Epicenter, and perhaps crack open the family Bible. Just a thought.

There's my two cents.

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