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I found this page I was not looking for in Google search results this week. Somebody I don’t know took the Time and made the Effort to compile photos and images from articles in this Blog in one Internet page.

The Word – Ray Joseph Cormier

King Solomon, reputed to be among the Wisest of the Wise in Religious circles, wrote the title of this article in the opening verses of Ecclesiastes some 3000 years ago. Solomon had 700 wives and 300 concubines according to the Bible. The Concubines were not his wives, but kept women in his Palace for his…Read more THERE IS NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN

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Professor Richard Falk is an International Law and International Relations Scholar who taught at Prinston University for 40 years. He is also the United Nations Special Rapporteur for Palestinian Rights under Israeli Military Occupation. He has accepted this thankless job reporting in his Professorial style of writing, the facts on on an occupying power breaching…Read more A HOUSE DIVIDED AGAINST ITSELF CANNOT STAND

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Jonathan Cook is an award winning British Journalist who has lived in Nazareth since 2001. From his unique perspective on the ground, he has written three books on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. This is his latest column that appeared in Al-Jazeera August 16, 2013 and re-posted here with his permission. He does not get much exposure…Read more ISRAEL’S BOOMING SECRETIVE ARMS TRADE – MERCHANTS OF DEATH

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In the Spirit of ’76, as a demonstrator, I was highly visible at The Liberty Memorial Mall in Penn Valley Park and The Crown Center Hotel in Kansas City the whole time of the Republican National Convention. President Ford, Vice-President Rockefeller, their organizers and partisans were staying there. Arriving in Kansas City, the 1st place…Read more SIGNS OF THE TIMES

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You were on your way home when you died. It was a car accident. Nothing particularly remarkable, but fatal nonetheless. You left behind a wife and two children. It was a painless death. The EMTs tried their best to save you, but to no avail. Your body was so utterly shattered you were better off,…Read more GOD! IS THAT YOU?

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Halloween, at least in part, originally was a ceremony for the dead, and in the Christian context an interval to honour or pray for those who had died but were still parked, so to speak, in Purgatory, awaiting their eventual ascent to heaven. It was, and still is, underneath the costumery and fun, a time…Read more DEATH & RESURRECTION

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The following article is re-posted from the Blog of Professor Richard Falk, UN Special Rapporteur for Palestinian Rights under Israeli Military Occupation. I selected and included all the images. Richard Falk is a recognized International law and International Relations Scholar who taught at Princeton University for forty years. Since 2002 he has lived in Santa…Read more AM I MY BROTHER’S KEEPER?

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TODAY is my Birthday! Thirty-nine years have gone by since that unexpected, Wonder Filled Day when I was ‘Born Again” by the Spirit of God February 1, 1975. I was 29 going on 30, and never experienced anything like it before. That Day, I came alive to God and/or God came alive in me. Before…Read more I AM THAT I AM

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It is now 7 months since my last post, February 1st, on the occasion of celebrating the 39th anniversary of being “Born Again,” making me 70 going on 40. Since a Red Line was drawn in that article, and the Spirit moved me to insert “…to be continued” something I never did with any previous article,…Read more BIBLICAL NINEVEH – THE WORLD CITY

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  The last post to this Blog August 13 was on the Biblical Jonah in the Whale story, in light of ISIS the Islamic militants, the newest, greatest threat to humanity, blowing up the Islamic Mosque reportedly containing the Tomb of Jonah in Nineveh, Iraq. Jonah is revered by Jews, Christians & Islam. What is…Read more JONAH, JESUS, ISIS AND ISRAEL

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The Gold Dome is the most immediately identifiable image dominating the skyline of Jerusalem. It has stood there for 1300 years, longer in TIME than both the 1st and 2nd Jewish Temples. There is a growing movement of Jewish activist-extremists who want to see the Dome destroyed, and a 3rd Jewish Temple built in it’s…Read more TEMPLE MOUNT AND THE BATTLE OF THE GREAT DAY OF GOD ALMIGHTY

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……This is a Work of Faith in progress! Please be patient and revisit in a few days. This is 44 years later! Looks like their high paying Job-Work has been rough on their faces! I liked this Rolling Stones song since it came out in 1969. It has always served to govern any emotional over-reaction…Read more PATIENCE OF JOB – THE MAN/PATIENCE OF JOB – THE WORK OF FAITH

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The following article by Professor Richard Falk is clear, incisive, objective and Righteous. Richard Falk is an International Law and International Relations Scholar who taught at Princeton University for forty years. His term as UN Special Rapporteur for Palestinian Rights recently ended. He is the Jew the Israelis love to hate. I first learned of…Read more TELLING IT LIKE IT IS: LIP SERVICE TO PEACE – POLICY & ATTITUDES LEADING TO WAR

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I am pleased to re-post this article that appeared in Pravda Today, and in other on line news outlets, written by someone I have known for many years. We both arrived at the same conclusion independently. It is the US, with it’s aggressive anti-Russian attitude, that has precipitated this crisis to further it’s Babylonian Imperial…Read more War Over Ukraine – Prelude to WWIII/Armageddon?

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Backtracking From the Brink in Ukraine By Jay Ogilvy Jay Ogilvy Jay Ogilvy joined Stratfor’s editorial board in January 2015. In 1979, he left a post as a professor of philosophy at Yale to join SRI, the former Stanford Research Institute, as director of research. Dr. Ogilvy co-founded the Global Business Network of scenario planners…Read more WHEN SANER HEADS PREVAIL

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It was my intention to write and post an article about Pope Francis I Today, the 2nd article on the evolving Papacy. The Papacy and the Vatican Curia is the oldest continuing, functioning government on earth, having mutated from the power structure of the Emperor gods of Rome to the Pope of Rome with the…Read more O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you that kills the prophets, and stones them which are sent to you

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Gideon Levy is a Haaretz columnist and a member of the newspaper’s editorial board. Levy joined Haaretz in 1982, and spent four years as the newspaper’s deputy editor. He is the author of the weekly Twilight Zone feature, which covers the Israeli occupation in the West Bank and Gaza over the last 25 years, as…Read more HAVING EYES THEY WILL NOT SEE

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I start my Day on the computer reading The Jerusalem Post, Haaretz, The Washington Post, and then move on to many other different on line news sites. Why do I start with Israeli news organizations? Because that’s where Armageddon is located and starts. Armageddon was derived from Har Megiddo located in Palestine during the occupation…Read more JEWS AND PALESTINIANS

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I just started to write this article when the horrific news out of Paris interrupted it. More interesting for me to note than for others obviously, because it happened on the 1 year anniversary of posting TEMPLE MOUNT AND THE BATTLE OF THE GREAT DAY OF GOD ALMIGHTY For those with eyes wide open, it’s…Read more THE PEOPLE’S POPE – A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS AND REASONS

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S Samuel being dedicated to the service of the LORD and presented to his Father the High Priest When I first learned how to read in the 1st Grade in 1950,  the 1st Book I read cover to cover was the Bible. I loved the history, the trials and tribulations of the ‘people of God,’…Read more KINGS OF THE EARTH

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I walk across the beach, follow the ever-shifting outline of the water. The sun has begun to set; the sky is blossoming with fire. I watch the surf churn and froth as it rolls in and out. I find the waves to be contemplative. They comfort me, draw me into myself as the water is…Read more An Immortal in Exile

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TODAY is my Birthday! I’m 72 going on 41. My Flesh came into being in this world on May 21, 1944. My Spirit came alive to the Eternal God on February 1, 1975. I was born again with a new outlook on Life and a new Beginning. Before that day, I believed I was born…Read more BORN AGAIN

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  “Believe that you can run farther or faster. Believe that you’re young enough, old enough, strong enough, and so on to accomplish everything you want to do. Don’t let worn-out beliefs stop you from moving beyond yourself.” – John Bingham All that we are requires faith. Not just in a religious sense, but also… self-confidence,…Read more FAITH AND BELIEF

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It is no secret the US believes it is an ‘exceptional Nation’ and the post-WWII rules that govern the behaviour of other Nations,  the US considers itself the exception to the Rules, enabling it to violate International Law with impunity as the world’s late, great Imperial Power. The UN is located in New York, and…Read more REGIME CHANGE

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Multitudes, multitudes in the valley of decision: for the day of the LORD is near in the valley of decision. Joel 3:14 The New York Times reports these decisions have been taken a long Time ago, when the US unilaterally abrogated nuclear arms limiting Treaties signed with the Soviet Union now that it no longer…Read more IS THE END NEAR?

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Originally posted on Confusius:
? When born, one radiates pure innocence… One’s eyes are the windows to the soul; while looking into the crystalline eyes of a newborn, one can catch a glimpse of a soul that has gazed upon God itself, an immaculate being returning from infinity, once more setting foot on the mortal…

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It is 40 years ago TODAY, The Kansas City Times published this report, the 1st of 2 in the Spirit of ’76, as Americans were celebrating the 200th Anniversary of their Revolution. When the Republican Convention was over, and the crowds left, I stayed behind and camped out at the Liberty Memorial Mall in Penn…Read more BACK TO THE FUTURE

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Joseph is one of my favourite Old Testament characters and not only because he is my namesake. As I read the story, it represents Triumph over Tragedy. Joseph’s Father, Jacob, was the 2nd twin son of Issac. It was Esau that came out of his mother’s womb 1st, and then Jacob. The Bible says Esau…Read more JOSEPH AND THE COAT OF MANY COLOURS

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TODAY is another 40th Anniversary Day for me. On ALL SOULS DAY, November 2, 1976, THE KANSAS CITY TIMES published the 2nd of two reports on my visit to the City in The Spirit of ’76. The writer of this 2nd record is not the same Reporter who wrote ‘Prophet Chooses Park For Vigil‘ on…Read more ALL SOULS DAY

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ALL SOULS DAY

TODAY is another 40th Anniversary Day for me. On ALL SOULS DAY, November 2, 1976, THE KANSAS CITY TIMES published the 2nd of two reports on my visit to the City in The Spirit of ’76.

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The writer of this 2nd record is not the same Reporter who wrote ‘Prophet Chooses Park For Vigil‘ on September 13 with the image wearing the #13 jersey. This Reporter was more careless in what he wrote.

I did describe myself as a Disciple of Christ, and told the Reporter of the unusual circumstance of a Secret Service Agent wanting to question me, and instead of doing that in a room, led me behind all the SS check points, and questioned me standing at the Podium of The President of The United States on a restricted Mezzanine. Having the image this picture shows, in view of the 3 TV Networks broadcasting live, and witnessed by all the sardine packed Republicans in the Lobby of The Crown Centre Hotel below, looking up to that spot expecting The President to be standing there, it was a Revolutionary image in the Spirit of ’76.

Being led there was an unexpected surprise, but it was an even greater surprise when the Secret Service Agent standing Face to Face with me, laid these exact words on my ears, “Are you Jesus Christ?”

Having no illusions about that then or now, in a nanosecond answered, “No!” The next question was, “Who are you then, a Prophet?” I never entertained the thought before unexpectedly finding myself in those unusual circumstances, and was not as immediate in answering that question.

Nor did I say Armageddon was going to happen in 30 months. What I did say is recorded in the September 13 report, “There are 30 months before the FATE of the World will be SEALED with EITHER Destruction OR The Universal Brotherhood of Man,” he said. The 30 month figure stems from another Biblical prophecy, he said, concerning a Treaty with Israel” This does not say Armageddon in 30 months.

The sign of a Prophet is when the Word is proved True with the Passage of TIME. To have a Public record of an exact Time is risky for anyone, but what actually did happened exactly 30 months later?

History shows The Camp David Accord, a Treaty between Israel and Egypt, was signed. Negotiations broke down on the 12th Day, but an unexpected breakthrough appeared on the 13th Day.

This was the 1st Peace Treaty Israel made with an Arab State since it was recreated from the Bible after an absence of some 2800 years. By any narrow or stretch of  imagination, the signing of that Treaty in 1979 does symbolize the Universal Brotherhood of Man is achievable with Determination and Good Will.

The earlier September 13 article records, “He came to town for the Republican National Convention and will stay until the election in November to do God’s bidding: To tell the world, from Kansas City, this country has been found wanting and its days are numbered […] He gestured toward a gleaming church dome. “The gold dome is the symbol of Babylon,” he said.”…………….He wanted to bring to the Public’s attention an “idea being put out subtly and deceptively” by the government that we have to get prepared for a war with Russia.”  .”

“this country has been found wanting and its days are numbered” are the first two parts of the three part Writing On The Wall recorded in Daniel 5 during the Captivity of Babylon some 2600 years ago.

It was not until 9/11, and 7 years later, with the Global Financial Meltdown-Economic Pearl Harbour-Tsunami in the Fall of 2008, the whole world was able to see the Writing on the Wall for the 1st Time at the same Time. The world has ignored it, still thinking it is a money-things problem, when it is a Spiritual problem.

They drank wine, and praised the gods of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone.                                                                                                                                                                             It’s the Economy, stupid! as the adage goes.

What about the Destruction part of the 1976 record? The 3rd part of the ‘Writing on the Wall’ tells of the demise of Ancient Babylon, now known as Iraq, and the rise of Persia, now known as Iran.

Along the Timeline, this also happened in 1979, just before the signing of the Camp David Accord  long after the 1976 KANSAS CITY TIMES record.

This is exactly the Destruction this world is Witness to unfolding in the Middle East TODAY, 40 years later. The conflict in Syria has the objective of reversing the 1979 Iranian Revolution.

On the 1st part, Donald Trump is essentially campaigning on the idea the Days of the US are numbered if he is not elected President. He uses other words, but he is Trumpeting the same General Idea from that 1976 newspaper report.

What about the “He wanted to bring to the Public’s attention an “idea being put out subtly and deceptively” by the government that we have to get prepared for a war with Russia.”  part of the 1976 record?

Getting back to the ALL SOULS DAY record, as if to confirm the 1976 Prophecy, the made for TV movie ‘THE DAY AFTER’ Kansas City was destroyed in a Nuclear Holocaust appeared November 20, 1983. Up to that point, the Official government line was ducking under a table would save you in a Nuclear War.

I speculate I was the only human on earth, including the two KANSAS CITY TIMES reporters, watching that movie in November 1983, to take NOTE of this extremely unusual co-incidence or design?

At the end, the 1983 movie pauses at the very same picture frame THE KANSAS CITY TIMES used in the ALL SOULS DAY record 7 years earlier you see upstream.

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The following video clip shows what will happen if Russia and the US do escalate the current conflict that is unfolding with every new Revelation Day by Day, as the beat of the War Drums increase in tension and tempo.

THE DAY AFTER will be TOO LATE.

The US is CURRENTLY bombing 4 Sovereign Middle East Nations without the US Congress passing a formal Declaration of War, or with the Authority of the UN Security Council. That makes those current US Military actions in violation of International Law, and is not even on the table for discussion in the pathetic sham of a US Election.

It is not a co-incidence 3 of those 4 Nations the US is bombing TODAY, Iraq, Libya and Syria, were on the list of 7 ME Nations General Wesley Clark, former NATO Commander, revealed the US was planning for regimes change within months of 9/11, ten years before the Arab Spring of 2011

This entry to this Blog Today, is the continuation of that Appeal of Conviction!

JOSEPH AND THE COAT OF MANY COLOURS

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Joseph is one of my favourite Old Testament characters and not only because he is my namesake. As I read the story, it represents Triumph over Tragedy.

Joseph’s Father, Jacob, was the 2nd twin son of Issac. It was Esau that came out of his mother’s womb 1st, and then Jacob. The Bible says Esau was a hairy man and Jacob was a smooth man. That brief description could have different meanings and implications, but for this report, it is limited to the physical description.

Growing up, Esau was a mighty hunter, often away on the hunt, but Jacob stayed at home. Issac loved Esau, while Rebekah, the mother, loved Jacob.

One Day Esau came back from the hunt empty handed and very hungry. Jacob had some food and Esau asked for some. Only if you sell me the Birthright Jacob demanded. In the customs of those Times some 4000 years ago, the 1st born male inherited everything, but in the line from Abraham, the Patriarch of Jewish, Christian and Muslim Faith, it also included the Spiritual Blessing that Abraham would be the Father of many Nations. Only looking back, can it be seen the Promise was kept to this very Day.

For a temporary morsel of food, Esau sold the Birthright, even swearing an Oath to that effect. Esau and Jacob were young, and it was a smooth move by Jacob.

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Many years went by, and being the Blessed of God, Issac was very wealthy and powerful in the land. The inheritance and Birthright was very great, and the 1st born son got it all.

At the end of his life, Issac was blind, and he called Esau to go hunt and make his favourite meal. Then he would get the material and Spiritual Blessing. After Esau left to hunt, his mother conspired with Jacob to deceive Issac, telling him to kill two young goats and prepare Issac’s favourite meal. Then they took the skins and covered Jacob so that he would feel “hairy” like his brother Esau.The deception worked, and Issac Blessed Jacob, thinking he was Blessing Esau.

“May the Lord give you of the dew of the heavens and [of] the fatness of the earth and an abundance of grain and wine. Nations shall serve you and kingdoms shall bow down to you; you shall be a master over your brothers, and your mother’s sons shall bow down to you. Those who curse you shall be cursed, and those who bless you shall be blessed.”

You can imagine how pissed Esau was when he returned to find out Jacob posed as him, and got the full Blessing. It was too late for him. It was a done deed even Issac could not reverse. Esau forgot he sold the Birthright to his brother so many years earlier, and wanted to kill him. Jacob’s mother told him to go to her brother some distance away and hide out until Esau’s rage was over.

 Jacob’s Uncle had two daughters and Jacob fell in madly in love with Rachel, his younger Cousin. While he thought he might be there for only a month, after that month, he agreed to work for his Uncle 7 years so he could marry Rachel. The Book records, “So Jacob worked for Rachel seven years, but they appeared to him like a few days because of his love for her.”

After the 7 years, the wedding was set and the feast begun. Except Jacob was deceived like  he deceived his father Issac. His Uncle switched Rachel for Leah, the older Cousin, and Jacob found himself married to a woman he didn’t love. The Uncle made Jacob an offer he couldn’t resist – work for him another 7 years, and Jacob could marry Rachel the following week and it was so.

Leah, whom Jacob didn’t love, gave him 4 sons, the 1st Patriarchs of the 12 Tribes of Israel. Rachel, the woman he loved, was barren. Only God knows how many times they tried to conceive. In desperation, Rachel gave Jacob her maidservant to marry,  to have children by her, and she delivered Jacob his 5th and 6th sons.

Not to be outdone, Leah gave Jacob her maidservant for a wife, and she delivered Jacob his 7th and 8th sons. Then Leah delivered Jacob 2 more sons, now having 10 but the woman of his passion and love was still barren. Finally, Rachel gave Jacob/Israel his love child, his 11th, and named him Joseph.

……to be continued