7 Sep 2017

Dozens of Members of Congress Met With Religious Right Pastors to Drive Satan out of Power in the Capitol
Kistler also revealed that in addition to praying in the Kennedy Caucus Room in the Capitol, pastors were given access to the U.S. Senate chamber by Rep. Louie Gohmert. In the senate chamber, he said, “we got on our knees . . . and it sounded almost like a labor room as people were crying out to God for the revival that Chaplain Black believes is coming and that we believe is coming.” “To do that in the Senate chamber was an absolutely astounding opportunity,” Kistler said, “and again it puts an exclamation point on the Senate chaplain’s assessment that revival is on the way and may indeed begin in the halls of Congress.”

Third Eclipse-Born Storm Developing Behind Hurricane Irma Is “Call to Prayer”: Rabbi
Rabbi Shimon Apisdorf, a prominent Jewish educator and bestselling author, emphasized the divine aspect of these catastrophic storms. He maintained that it was no coincidence, noting all three arrived during the Hebrew month of Elul, when the Jews are going through a process of tshuva (repentance) in preparation for Rosh Hashana (the Jewish New Year). “Sometimes divine intervention is meant to bring out the best in people,” Rabbi Apisdorf told Breaking Israel News. “But that can be a painful process.”

Hurricane Irma toll hits 10, increasing threat for Florida
Fearsome Hurricane Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving at least 10 dead and thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees on a track Thursday that could lead to a catastrophic strike on Florida.

Hurricane Irma is the size of Texas and so powerful it’s showing up on earthquake monitors
Hurricane Irma ranks among the most powerful hurricanes ever recorded and is one of the strongest ever to hit the Atlantic. It has intensified to the point where it’s beginning to show up on seismometers used to measure earthquakes.

Cyber alert: EU ministers test responses in first computer war game
European Union defense ministers tested their ability to respond to a potential attack by computer hackers in their first cyber war game on Thursday, based on a simulated attack on one of the bloc’s military missions abroad. In the simulation, hackers sabotaged the EU’s naval mission in the Mediterranean and launched a campaign on social media to discredit the EU operations and provoke protests.

Leading Mystic Rabbi Warns Miami’s Jews to Flee Before Hurricane Irma
“There was a hurricane two weeks ago, with a lot of wind and rain, and many people were killed,” Rabbi Kanievsky’s assistant said to the aged sage in Hebrew. “They evacuated some people, but for others it was too late. Now, they say the same thing may happen in Miami. They want to evacuate people on Shabbat (the Sabbath).” The Jewish laws of Shabbat are very strict and breaking them is only permitted if an actual existential threat exists.

Syria warns Israel of ‘dangerous repercussions’ after attack on chemical weapons site
Syria accused Israel on Thursday of carrying out an aerial attack on Assad posts overnight. The alleged Israeli attack hit a scientific research center where chemical weapons are manufactured, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. In a statement, the Syrian army warned Israel of “dangerous repercussions of this aggressive action to the security and stability of the region” following the attack.

Israeli plan to expand east J’lm neighborhood ‘a severe blow to two-state solution’
The Jerusalem Municipality’s Local Committe for Planning and Construction is set to discuss on Sunday a controversial plan to expand the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Nof Zion. Should the plan be approved, 176 housing units will be added to the neighborhood, thus making it the largest Jewish neighborhood located within an Arab neighborhood in the city.

Israeli experts point at a new ISIS trend: Poison in malls
If you thought Islamic State had already come up with every horrific and creative way to hurt people, you were wrong. ISIS is now campaigning and providing instructions to its “lone wolf” supporters for carrying out terrorist attacks with poisons in crowded malls, International Institute for Counter Terrorism Deputy Director Eitan Azani told a press briefing on Wednesday.

North Korea crisis: US seeks Kim Jong-un asset freeze
The US has proposed a range of new United Nations sanctions against North Korea, including an oil ban and a freeze on leader Kim Jong-un’s assets. The draft resolution circulated to the Security Council members comes after North Korea’s sixth nuclear test and repeated missile launches. Pyongyang also claims to have developed a hydrogen bomb and continues to threaten to strike the US.

Australia same-sex marriage vote can proceed, court rules
A vote on legalising same-sex marriage in Australia will proceed after a court dismissed two legal challenges. The non-binding survey to gauge support for changing Australia’s Marriage Act is due to begin next week. The High Court of Australia dismissed separate objections by same-sex marriage advocates, who had argued the postal vote was invalid.

Buried in backlog, Feds give top-secret clearances to murderers, rapists
Under a crushing backlog in the issuing or renewing of security clearances, federal authorities have given interim clearances to people they later discovered were murderers and pedophiles, a senior government official said Wednesday. “This is very, very dangerous,” said Daniel E. Payne, head of the Defense Security Service, a federal office that oversees the granting of temporary clearances.

Trump’s Surprise Deal With Democrats Sets Up Christmas Showdown
President Donald Trump’s unexpected decision to spurn his Republican allies in Congress by striking a short-term debt-limit deal with Democrats leaves the GOP reeling and lawmakers bracing for a bruising battle in December. Trump’s move undercut GOP leaders in the House and Senate, as well as his own Treasury secretary, who had been arguing for a longer-term extension.

Sun Unleashes Monster Solar Flare, Strongest in a Decade
…(Sept. 6), the sun released two powerful solar flares — the second was the most powerful in more than a decade. At 5:10 a.m. EDT (0910 GMT), an X-class solar flare — the most powerful sun-storm category — blasted from a large sunspot on the sun’s surface. That flare was the strongest since 2015, at X2.2, but it was dwarfed just 3 hours later, at 8:02 a.m. EDT (1202 GMT), by an X9.3 flare…

Infectious Mosquitoes Are Turning Up in New Regions
A mounting number of citations on a popular disease-tracking website suggests that mosquitoes may be moving into new ecological niches with greater frequency. The website, ProMED mail, has carried more than a dozen such reports since June, all involving mosquito species known to transmit human diseases.

ISIS is planning a wave of attacks against Western targets to boost morale
ISIS is said to be planning a new wave of attacks against Western targets in an attempt o boost morale following crushing defeats in Syria and Iraq. An intelligence official has warned the terror group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is said to be alive and plotting his next evil move.

Germany disputes size of Russian wargames, predicts 100,000 troops
Germany said on Thursday that Russia was planning to send over 100,000 troops to war games on NATO’s eastern flank this month, disputing Moscow’s version that only 13,000 Russian and Belarussian servicemen would participate…“It is undisputed that we are seeing a demonstration of capabilities and power of the Russians,” German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen told reporters…

Barbuda “Totally Demolished” After Hurricane Irma Levels 90% Of All Dwellings
The Caribbean island of Barbuda has been “totally demolished” with 95% of all properties destroyed.

Putin tests Netanyahu’s warnings by installing Iranian and Hezbollah forces in a joint administration center near Israel’s border
Less than a week after Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu warned Vladimir Putin in Sochi that Israel had red lines against a permanent Iranian military presence in Syria – certainly near its borders, Moscow put the prime minister’s warning to the test.

ISLAM’s FAVORITE TIME OF THE YEAR: “Eid al-Adha”- the holiday of animal genocide September 1st marked the first day of Eid al-Adha 2017, after the new moon crescent was sighted on August 22nd. During Eid, millions of Muslims come out to watch animals being sacrificed in the streets, in the slowest, most frightening and painful way possible.

Survey: White Christians Are Now a Minority of US Population
The share of Americans who identify as white and Christian has dropped below 50 percent, a transformation fueled by immigration and by growing numbers of people who reject organized religion altogether, according to a new survey released Wednesday.

Crowd Throws Tomatoes At Merkel During Rally
German Chancellor Angela Merkel was hit with a tomato Tuesday during a rally in the southern college town of Heidelberg, news agency Deutsche Presse Agentur reports. Police said two tomatoes were thrown during different times of Merkel’s speech. One tomato hit the chancellor’s left hip. A representative for Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) was also hit. DPA reports that Merkel kept the same outfit on for a television appearance hours later.

What Country Is This? Forced Blood Draws, Cavity Searches, And Colonoscopies
“Such is life in America today that Americans are being made to relinquish the most intimate details of who we are – our biological makeup, our genetic blueprints, and our biometrics – in order to clear the nearly insurmountable hurdle that increasingly defines life in the United States: we are now guilty until proven innocent.