Chapter XII - Cursed the Man That Trusteth the Son of Perdition

Chapter XII - Cursed the Man That Trusteth the Son of Perdition
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    True prosperity can only come from Yahweh but man offers their own false version of that complete with "Babel Bucks" and never-ending "leases and licensing." What's amazing is the fact that we're even charged for the very things that Yahweh has given us for free, for example things like water and land. On a monthly basis, workers must hold a job as opposed to laboring for God and the world's illusion of success is one of money and riches. This is not the case with the Creator Jesus. More we see the farmer being persecuted and pushed out by their local government or "care groups" while God's true standard of living has become harder to obtain. If one is blessed by Yahweh, that person could do well and be greatly multiplied with simple things like some seed, land and farm animals yet in today's age that goal has been hindered by taxes and percentages that must be paid to "Big Brother." We're taught; “For when I shall have brought them into the land which I swore unto their fathers, that floweth with milk and honey; and they shall have eaten and filled themselves, and waxen fat; then will they turn unto other gods, and serve them, and provoke me, and break my covenant. And it shall come to pass, when many evils and troubles are befallen them, that this song shall testify against them as a witness; for it shall not be forgotten out of the mouths of their seed: for I know their imagination which they go about, even now, before I have brought them into the land which I swore” (Deuteronomy 31:20-21).

    How many times does the enemy in the media attempt to present their images of man's success? In almost all motion pictures their idea of prosperity is "moving on up" to intercity apartment living awhile holding a white collar job where no labor is involved. Many people who adopt this mindset work for your local law enforcement or are somehow engaged in promoting man's agenda over that of Yahweh's perfect Law and Will. To them there is no real God or they just like to play church. Here's a second witness to that fact; “Jeshurun [Israel] waxed fat, and kicked: thou art waxen fat, thou art grown thick, thou art covered with fatness; then he forsook God which made him, and lightly esteemed the Rock of his salvation. They provoked him to jealousy with strange gods, with abominations provoked they him to anger. They sacrificed unto devils, not to God; to gods whom they knew not, to new gods that came newly up, whom your fathers feared not” (Deuteronomy 32:15-17). The average "Joe Six Pack" sometimes doesn't mind being in this type of economic slavery and would easily be counted alongside the poor souls who cried out to return to Egypt's bondage for their faithless homes. Man has practically bastardized every one of Yahweh's eternal Laws while adding hundreds more to their own lists each day so we must always cling to the eternal and unchanging Law of God. Think about how much "money" is made from income tax dollars and who gets it.

    Jesus teaches; “Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal: For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also. The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light. But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness! No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon” (Matthew 6:19-24). It can either be God or mammon which means "the world's wealth." If we see a man who like to live in filth with garbage piled up all around him we can easily consider that same man trashy because “where his treasure is, there is his heart.” Likewise, those that bring forth fruits of righoutessness or work to promote Yahweh's Kingdom have great treasure in store for them, now and later. No man can serve two masters as Jesus says so we must consider who it is we're helping or working for.

    Jesus also says; “He that is faithful in that which is least is faithful also in much: and he that is unjust in the least is unjust also in much. If therefore ye have not been faithful in the unrighteous mammon, who will commit to your trust the true riches? And if ye have not been faithful in that which is another man's, who shall give you that which is your own? No servant can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon” (Luke 16:10-13). Again, we see that Christ plainly taught it was one or the other and there is no gray area where we can border between the two. We can either work for the world and help their false system to grow or seek first the Kingdom of Yahweh and follow his perfect Laws. We should be working each day for God and pray His Will be done in all things. No wonder James would write; “Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God. Do ye think that the Scripture saith in vain, The spirit that dwelleth in us lusteth to envy? But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble. Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you” (James 4:4-7).

    Jeremiah 17:9-13 reads; “The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it? I Yahweh search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings. As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them not; so he that getteth riches, and not by right, shall leave them in the midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool. A glorious high throne from the beginning is the place of our sanctuary. Yahweh, the hope of Israel, all that forsake thee shall be ashamed, they that depart from me shall be written in the earth, because they have forsaken Yahweh, the fountain of living waters.” The heart is deceitful and it's usually man's own heart that leads him away from serving Yahweh. So many allow the worries of the world to dictate their belief systems and become entangled and enslaved without even noticing nor desiring to even see. We should never allow riches or the "almighty dollar" to be the driving force behind our intentions but instead work to spread the true Gospel and Anglo-Israel truth however we're lead to do so. Notice that they shall be ashamed? 

    Jesus teaches us; “Verily I say unto you, That a rich man shall hardly enter into the kingdom of heaven. And again I say unto you, It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God” (Matthew 19:23-24)" and “Woe unto you that are rich! for ye have received your consolation” (Luke 6:24). As we can see, these poor souls have already gotten their so-called "reward" of worldly riches and that's no real gift at all. The reason for this is crystal-clear; “The love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows” (I Timothy 6:10). It doesn't say some evil - it says that the love of money is the root of all evil, period. How many atrocities and wars have been waged for the love of money? How many murders or false imprisonments? Let's all be careful to never love money or fake riches above our God. I'm sure everyone reading this knows of a family member who is most driven for the desire of worldly riches and illusionary money, it's good to pray for these people but sometimes they can only follow their own heart.

    This is not to say that Yahweh doesn't bless His people with finances but very rarely in today's age do we see rich folk who got that way by virtuous means. Again, it can be either God or mammon not both so a Christian is to have their priorities straight. It's the truly ignorant man that feels he has no enemies or that he somehow has control over those who seek the destruction of Christianity or the blotting out of Jesus' name. Our Savior Himself said; “Those mine enemies, which would not that I should reign over them, bring hither, and slay them before me” (Luke 19:27) showing that we will have adversaries who will rise up against us for following His Word. Now, let's look deeper at another reason we should not trust in man - the enemy. Jesus plainly teaches us; “Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword. For I am come to set a man at variance against his father, and the daughter against her mother, and the daughter in law against her mother in law. And a man's foes shall be they of his own household. He that loveth father or mother more than me is not worthy of me: and he that loveth son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me” (Matthew 10:34-37).

    We should notice that Jesus is teaching an Old Testament principle; “Trust ye not in a friend, put ye not confidence in a guide: keep the doors of thy mouth from her that lieth in thy bosom. For the son dishonoureth the father, the daughter riseth up against her mother, the daughter in law against her mother in law; a man's enemies are the men of his own house. Therefore I will look unto Yahweh; I will wait for the God of my salvation: my God will hear me” (Micah 7:5-7). You'll most likely never hear a modern-day preacher who touches upon these factual aspects of the Christian walk. Hypocrites pick and choose from God's Law and just make it up as they go along having the audacity to call those who are aware of their enemies paranoid (or sometimes even worse). The Messiah teaches us; “A prophet is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house” (Matthew 13:57) and at times you might just find it easier to reach pagans or those who have never heard the truth about Jesus than it is to try and discuss the Bible with those who have years and money invested in a universal church or stuck in their own private interpretations.

    Judeo-Christianity divides entire houses and it's only the truly ignorant that fall aside from what's clearly found in the Bible and instead allow the enemy to dictate their belief systems to them. Anything from the "rapture" to "open your heart to Jesus" will be fair game for these lukewarm followers but when you tell them Jesus said; “Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil [fully preach]” (Matthew 5:17) then comes the justifications. A prime example of this is when Jesus is explaining the parable of the tares and wheat and plainly says; “The tares are the children of the wicked one; The enemy that sowed them is the devil” (Matthew 13:38-39) yet these type of spiritualists will fight tooth and nail explaining away the plain Words of Christ Himself. Jesus said that Satan has a literal seed and that's all that need be said. It's a sad thing when a person leans to man for anything much less the important matters of God. Don't spend much time with these whitewashed Christians as it will only lead to more needless debates in the future. People have a tendency to flock to whatever their heart desires and many Babylonian 'churches' in the world today give them a free license to continue in sin. “For many are called, but few are chosen” (Matthew 22:14).

    Christians who are likened unto seeds planted in stony places that wither at the world's influence (Matthew 13:20-21) can often be the worst of all. The Bible says; “For it had been better for them not to have known the way of righteousness, than, after they have known it, to turn from the holy commandment delivered unto them” (II Peter 2:21). Would you want a "wishy-washy" believer fighting as a Christian soldier alongside you (or even worse one who refuses Truth)? We also know that; “The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in Yahweh shall be safe” (Proverbs 29:25) meaning that we serve whatever God we choose to fear. Many people instead fear the government, unemployment or the jew instead of doing what the Bible plainly teaches us; “Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man” (Ecclesiastes 12:13). The whole duty of man is to fear God and keep His eternal and ever-living Law. Let's look in II Thessalonians 2; “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” (II Thessalonians 2:1-3).

    The above verse shatters the fictitious "rapture doctrine." Paul says we should not let anyone deceive us and explains that the "day of Christ" shall not come until there is a falling away or apostasy. Those days are now upon us as so many Christians are being led away by jewish myths or simply splintering into their own so-called denominations. Still, the return of Jesus Christ for His Kingdom doesn't happen until after the son of perdition is revealed to the world. Here's what this "man" does, pay close attention; “Who opposeth and exalteth himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped; so that he as God sitteth in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is God. Remember ye not, that, when I was yet with you, I told you these things? And now ye know what withholdeth that he might be revealed in his time. For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth will let, until he be taken out of the way” (II Thessalonians 2:4-7). This "instead of Christ" (or antichrist) is called the son of perdition and he will sit in the temple of Yahweh pretending to be God and swindle many with signs and miracles. "For the mystery of iniquity doth already work" means that this antichrist teaching is already in the world working its twisted agenda in aiding the return of the false Christ.

    One merely needs to look around at the type of false doctrines being promoted behind the pulpits of many 501(c)3 churches to see that the apostasy is upon us now. “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” (II Thessalonians 2:8-11). Seemingly tying into the reprobate mind of Romans 1:28, the purpose for this sequence of events is to separate the wheat from among the tares by destroying all those who don't desire to know God or His eternal Truth. The son of perdition's antics will include "signs and lying wonders" that only the wicked seek after (Matthew 12:39) and this freak show will mislead many who aren't already Christians in name only. The Word is Truth (John 17:17) and those who deny its teachings shall perish.

    “That they all might be damned who believed not the truth, but had pleasure in unrighteousness. But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth: Whereunto he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ” (II Thessalonians 2:12-14). These verses apply to the remnant first-fruits who were chosen from the beginning. “Therefore, brethren, stand fast, and hold the traditions which ye have been taught, whether by word, or our epistle. Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God, even our Father, which hath loved us, and hath given us everlasting consolation and good hope through grace, Comfort your hearts, and stablish you in every good word and work” (II Thessalonians 2:15-17). All three elements required to stand fast are the Word of God - Biblical traditions, the Old Testament Word or New Testament epistles. The antichrist comes before Jesus' return.

    The word "rapture" doesn't appear in the Bible and Christ plainly taught that the imposter tares are burned first while the chosen are witnesses to the act. If your church teaches this abominable doctrine (dreamed up by the eccentric teenager Margaret MacDonald) then be aware right now that they're not teaching a Biblical concept - Beelzebub's name means “lord of the fly” (Strong's # H1176) so know that it's his deceitful doctrine. Having laid that groundwork, turn to Daniel 11:29 and read a very similar passage; “At the time appointed he shall return, and come toward the south; but it shall not be as the former, or as the latter. For the ships of Chittim shall come against him: therefore he shall be grieved, and return, and have indignation against the holy covenant: so shall he do; he shall even return, and have intelligence with them that forsake the holy covenant” (Daniel 11:29-30). Like most types of Satan to be found in the scriptures he listed as yet another man-king, this time as the "little horn" Antiochus Epiphanes (Daniel 8:19). Still, we should compare these passages in a futurist sense so we can notice the many similarities and familiarize ourselves with the abomination of desolation as spoken of by Daniel the prophet.

    Antiochus was known to “take away the daily sacrifice” by placing an image of Jupiter on the very alter of Yahweh, in short - they're graven or false images. “Arms shall stand on his part, and they shall pollute the sanctuary of strength, and shall take away the daily sacrifice, and they shall place the abomination that maketh desolate. And such as do wickedly against the covenant shall he corrupt by flatteries: but the people that do know their God shall be strong, and do exploits. And they that understand among the people shall instruct many: yet they shall fall by the sword, and by flame, by captivity, and by spoil, many days” (Daniel 11:31-33). Like Antiochus' bogus image of Jupiter Olympius, during the end-times the true seat of Yahweh will be temporarily replaced by “the abomination that maketh desolate” (the abomination of desolation). Notice that the antichrist flatters those who do wickedly against the covenant meaning the Law while those who do know their God and His Will are strengthened in the ordeal and will do exploits? All things work together for the elect (Romans 8:28) against this bastardized version of Jesus.

    “Now when they shall fall, they shall be holpen with a little help: but many shall cleave to them with flatteries. And some of them of understanding shall fall, to try them, and to purge, and to make them white, even to the time of the end: because it is yet for a time appointed (Daniel 11:34-35).” Many well-meaning Christians will fall aside during the antichrist's apostasy but Yahweh's true remnant of believers are completely protected through the dismal process until the time appointed for divine vengeance. “The king shall do according to his will; and he shall exalt himself, and magnify himself above every god, and shall speak marvellous things against the God of gods, and shall prosper till the indignation be accomplished: for that that is determined shall be done. Neither shall he regard the God of his fathers, nor the desire of women, nor regard any god: for he shall magnify himself above all” (Daniel 11:36-37). Just like you read earlier; “he as God sitteth in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is God.” Continuing on; “In his estate shall he honour the God of forces: and a god whom his fathers knew not shall he honour with gold, and silver, and with precious stones, and pleasant things. Thus shall he do in the most strong holds with a strange god, whom he shall acknowledge and increase with glory: and he shall cause them to rule over many, and shall divide the land for gain” (Daniel 11:38-39).

    The above passage says that the enemy will be found "dividing the land for gain" - honestly, cannot we see this effect in today's world? Let's now read Jesus' own Words on the matter starting in Matthew 24:4; “Take heed that no man deceive you. For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many. And ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars: see that ye be not troubled: for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet” (Matthew 24:4-6). Emphasize that commandment from Jesus - Take heed that no man deceive you. The Savior continues to say that many will be deceived proving that the deceiver is at work in the world. Like II Peter 2:1-2 states; “There shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction. And many shall follow their pernicious ways; by reason of whom the way of truth shall be evil spoken of.” Read on; “For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places. All these are the beginning of sorrows. Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake. And then shall many be offended, and shall betray one another, and shall hate one another” (Matthew 24:7-10).

    Jesus says all these things shall be, period. In order to spot the beginning of sorrows we should all be looking for famines, pestilences and earthquakes in divers places. One only needs to go outside and look around to notice that the world is off-kilter right now and all three of these elements are active today. “Many false prophets shall rise, and shall deceive many. And because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold. But he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved. And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come. When ye therefore shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, stand in the holy place, (whoso readeth, let him understand:)” (Matthew 24:11-15). Iniquity is another word for lawlessness and because of false teaching by false prophets the love of many will become cold and frigid. Love is considered the key word in these passages when Christ says “but he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved” so in today's apostasy let's all be careful to continue to love our brethren. Jesus refers us back to the Old Testament and to the very verses we've already laid down as our proof-text. Beware of "images" or antinomian teachings.

    “Then let them which be in Judaea flee into the mountains: Let him which is on the housetop not come down to take any thing out of his house: Neither let him which is in the field return back to take his clothes” (Matthew 24:16-18). When war begins Christian soldiers will simply go to war without any haggles. In today's "information age" the gospel of the kingdom has already been preached to practically the entire world yet the famine in the land is for the correct Word of Yahweh (Amos 8:11). “Take heed lest any man deceive you: For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many. And when ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars, be ye not troubled: for such things must needs be; but the end shall not be yet” (Mark 13:5-7). Like the account transcribed in the Gospel of Matthew, we're warned to be aware of false prophets or deceivers. Yahweh has a specific timetable and when these minor points are visible it hasn't yet come. “For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be earthquakes in divers places, and there shall be famines and troubles: these are the beginnings of sorrows. But take heed to yourselves: for they shall deliver you up to councils; and in the synagogues ye shall be beaten: and ye shall be brought before rulers and kings for my sake, for a testimony against them. And the gospel must first be published among all nations” (Mark 13:8-10).

    The similarities of these two Gospels in capturing the Words of Christ is a testament to the sanctity of the scriptures within itself but there are small differences. In both accounts Jesus says true Christians will be delivered up as a sort of witness for Biblical Truth against their false teachings. Whether it be in secret councils or before enforcers of the antichrist man-law we are to be a testimony against them always telling the truth yet we should all pay close attention to the following admonitions: “When they shall lead you, and deliver you up, take no thought beforehand what ye shall speak, neither do ye premeditate: but whatsoever shall be given you in that hour, that speak ye: for it is not ye that speak, but the Holy Ghost. Now the brother shall betray the brother to death, and the father the son; and children shall rise up against their parents, and shall cause them to be put to death” (Mark 13:11-12). Do not premeditate the words you're to speak before appearing at the very seat of antichrist. We can use these teachings in every facet of our walk with Christ, not just in an end-time analogy. Bow to no God but Jesus Christ!

    “Ye shall be hated of all men for my name's sake: but he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved” (Mark 13:13)." We should take note of Jesus' Words and believe, true Christians shall (not might) be hated of all men, or the majority. As many fall aside to "no devil doctrines" or worse, be careful to endure to the end by trusting in Yahweh's perfect commandments and doing the Savior's Will. “When ye shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, standing where it ought not, (let him that readeth understand,) then let them that be in Judaea flee to the mountains: And let him that is on the housetop not go down into the house, neither enter therein, to take any thing out of his house: And let him that is in the field not turn back again for to take up his garment” (Mark 13:14-16). A Christian soldier is just that - a soldier called to active duty in Yahweh's winning army. Luke's take is entirely different and much shorter; “When ye shall see Jerusalem compassed with armies, then know that the desolation thereof is nigh. Then let them which are in Judaea flee to the mountains; and let them which are in the midst of it depart out; and let not them that are in the countries enter thereinto. For these be the days of vengeance, that all things which are written may be fulfilled” (Luke 21:20-22).

    The days of vengeance are partially described in the parable of the tares and wheat so Christians so look to them for further clarification of the sequence of events. You will see that there is no so-called rapture and Jesus taught adamantly against such a doctrine. “Thus saith the Lord Yahweh; I am against your pillows, wherewith ye there hunt the souls to make them fly, and I will tear them from your arms, and will let the souls go, the souls that ye hunt to make them fly” (Ezekiel 13:20). Fortunately, Jesus explains His own parable starting in Matthew 13:37; “He that soweth the good seed is the Son of man; The field is the world; the good seed are the children of the kingdom; but the tares are the children of the wicked one; The enemy that sowed them is the devil; the harvest is the end of the world; and the reapers are the angels. As therefore the tares are gathered and burned in the fire; so shall it be in the end of this world” (Matthew 13:37-40). The subject is end-time events and based on the very Words of Jesus, a true Christian must accept the teaching that there are two seedlines - the children of the kingdom and the children of the wicked one. The tares, or wicked seed, are all gathered first and cast into the lake of fire.

    Psalm 37:34 adds; “Wait on Yahweh, and keep his way, and he shall exalt thee to inherit the land: when the wicked are cut off, thou shalt see it.” If the remnant see the wicked tares removed from the Kingdom than the only rapture is that of the wicked. Christ continues; “The Son of man shall send forth his angels, and they shall gather out of his kingdom all things that offend, and them which do iniquity; And shall cast them into a furnace of fire: there shall be wailing and gnashing of teeth. Then shall the righteous shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Who hath ears to hear, let him hear” (Matthew 13:41-43). It's Jesus Christ Himself who gives us the ears to hear so these parables can only be truly understood by Yahweh's elect. At the end of the world age, Jesus Christ sends forth His angels to remove all offensive things including lawless Christians and they are cast into a furnace of fire. Afterwards, the righteous or holy seed of God shine forth in the Kingdom of God “in earth, as it is in heaven” (Matthew 6:10). These are the clear-cut teachings of the Bible.

    All Christians should hope that they might be found worthy of joining this: “I saw heaven opened, and behold a white horse; and he that sat upon him was called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he doth judge and make war. His eyes were as a flame of fire, and on his head were many crowns; and he had a name written, that no man knew, but he himself. And he was clothed with a vesture dipped in blood: and his name is called The Word of God” (Revelation 19:11-13). The resoration of our beloved Savior and His Kingdom is a blessed event for those who will be following Him to victory. Here's why; “The armies which were in heaven followed him upon white horses, clothed in fine linen, white and clean. And out of his mouth goeth a sharp sword, that with it he should smite the nations: and he shall rule them with a rod of iron: and he treadeth the winepress of the fierceness and wrath of Almighty God. And he hath on his vesture and on his thigh a name written, KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS” (Revelation 19:14-16). No King but Jesus and no Law but His forevermore!

    The three defining marks of the antichrist are:

#1) They will deny that Jesus is the Christ.
#2) They deny Jesus as Lord or Messiah.
#3) They confess that Jesus hasn't come in the flesh.

    Can any of these concepts be seen in today's society? Christianity and its morals are continually under attack by liberal groups and the enemies of Jesus Christ, the 10 Commandments are under defense and prayer is completely gone in today's secular schools. As if government-funded educational agendas weren't bad enough, add to that "churches" that are also controlled by Uncle Scam by way of various tax-exempt statuses and pro-homosexual grants. The very church that this author frequented as a youth is now one of today's biggest homosexual, multicultural congregations in the city of Los Angeles. How could such a radical change overtake society in a mere twenty years? I lay the blame upon the heads of snakes, false prophets and demons behind the pulpit. For example, I John 4:3 says; “Every spirit that confesseth not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is not of God: and this is that spirit of antichrist, whereof ye have heard that it should come; and even now already is it in the world.”

    We're taught that the spirit of iniquity or lawlessness is already in the world and remains as such yet how many modern believers truly trust these Words? The Law is eternal, it's required and mandatory. Sure, we're saved by Grace (Ephesians 2:8) but we also cannot forget that; “Faith without works is dead” (James 2:20). The opposite of law-abiding is lawlessness which is iniquity so let's all be careful to never fall into Satan's lawless traps - all sin is a transgression of the Law (I John 3:4) and we must sin no more (John 5:4). This rule only applies to Yahweh's Law however and when man's inferior law clashes with our God's we must take the proper path. Jesus says; “Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfill. For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled. Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:17-19).

    Perhaps you've unfortunately been taught that "the Law was nailed to the cross" or something to that effect and this is relatively new concept to you. If so, I hope you'll hearken unto the Words of Jesus who says that those who teach the Law is "done away with" are considered the least in the Kingdom of Heaven while those who properly teach adherence are called great in that same Kingdom. Neither Heaven nor earth have passed away so every jot and tittle is binding and must be followed, period. Don't be caught up in the antichrist spirit of lawlessness and support those who teach abominable doctrines that can't be substantiated in the Word of God. We're held accountable for our decisions and the very groups we support so always prayerfully seek the proper side of the fence in all matters. Many so-called "Christians" are out there fighting to protect queers, witches, mixing and so much worse - these snakes aren't of the flock and we should be wiser then they are (Matthew 10:16).

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