Categorie archief: History & Events

Andy Walton’s Weekly World Watch of October 17 – 23, 2021

Please do find Andy Walton’s Weekly World Watch of October 17 – 23, 2021 where he looks at a.o.Russia that freezes out Nato in payback for spy expulsions, Lebanese Shia militia Hezbollah which might have 100,000 trained fighters, and Britain … Lees verder

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Iran launches large-scale air defence military drill

October 12, 2021 Iran’s army and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) have launched a joint military exercise with a focus on air defence that they say will encompass half the country’s airspace. The two-day drill, launched in Iran’s central … Lees verder

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Signs of the Times – War and anti-Semitism

In May and June the ongoing hostility between Israel and Hamas spilled over into war, which lasted for eleven days. In the aftermath both sides claimed victory: the cease-fire is merely a pause until a new crisis erupts. One very … Lees verder

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The Way of God or the way of the world?

The example of Abraham, compared with the people at Babel, shows the direction to be followed. From the very start of our Bible mankind is presented with a simple choice: to walk towards God or to walk away from Him. … Lees verder

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The Dead Sea

From an early 20th century view of the Dead Sea or Salt Sea, with the realisation that at the beginning of the 21st century the data below no longer correspond with the current reality. The Dead Sea is never so … Lees verder

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Four Hundred or 430 Years

There is no discrepancy between what is recorded in Exodus xii. 40 and Acts vii. 6. The former, which speaks of 430 years, includes the time right up to the giving of the Law from Sinai, as is made quite … Lees verder

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The Lost Ten Tribes

The Ten Tribes are often spoken of as The Lost Tribes of Israel. We do not, however, regard this as appropriate. We believe that the multitudes of Israelites in Russia, Poland, etc., are the descendants of a migration from Assyria, … Lees verder

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Apostles all Martyrs

From all we read, it was no mere possibility, but astern and terrible reality, which the lord Jesus referred to, when he said to his Apostles: “I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves” (Matt. x. 16). … Lees verder

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How Judas Died

A man who obtained a field with the reward of his iniquity “And he cast down the pieces of silver in the temple, and departed, and went and hanged himself.” (Mt 27:5 AV) “Now this man purchased a field with … Lees verder

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Moslemism

From old Christadelphian writings Moslemism, Mohammedanism, Islamism, are all names for the religion founded by Mahomet (Mohammed) at the beginning of the seventh century Mahomet’s battle-cry, first heralded from the cave at Hira, was: “There is no Deity but God, … Lees verder

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