15 Mar 2020

Torah Scholar makes Bold Prophecy: “No Israelis Will Die from Corona-Virus”
“In Israel, people will be sick but no one will die,” Rabbi Rosenblum said. “This entire ordeal is intended for the idolators in order to prepare the world for Messiah.” Rabbi Rosenblum stated that the entire purpose of the coronavirus was to wake up the people of the world to serve God.

Islamic Scholar Who Said Coronavirus Was Punishment from Allah Catches the Virus
Iran-based Iraqi Shiite religious scholar Hadi al-Modarresi declared that coronavirus was Allah’s punishment upon the Chinese for their mistreatment of Muslims. Unfortunately, that punishment has also been visited upon him now that the virus has arrived in Iran — which has, as of Thursday, the third-most infections and deaths.

Shin Bet foils Hamas attempt to recruit Israeli-Arab mother
The Shin Bet has foiled an attempt by Hamas to use an Israeli civilian as a terror operative…the Shin Bet in a joint operation with the Israeli police arrested 31-year-old Ayia Khatib, a resident of…Arara in northern Israel. Khatib, a mother of two, was recruited by two Hamas operatives, 29 year-old Muhammed Pilpel, a resident of Beit Lahiya and 32 year-old Mahmoud Halua, a resident of Jabaliya in the Gaza Strip.

Israeli cell therapy may treat coronavirus patients with breathing problem
A regenerative medicine company based in Haifa, Israel, says its placenta-based cell therapy product could be used to treat hundreds of patients who are suffering from respiratory and inflammatory complications associated with the COVID-19 coronavirus. “We will first approach COVID-19 patients through compassionate use so we can treat them immediately,” explained Yaky Yanay, president and CEO of the company…

Russian aircraft intercepted approaching U.S. airspace
After Russian reconnaissance aircraft came within 45 miles of the coast of Alaska on Saturday, the commanding general of the joint U.S.–Canada North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) said they are seeing repeated incursions into the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone, known as ADIZ.

Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque shut by Muslim clerics over coronavirus
Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque and Dome of the Rock will shut their doors until further notice, religious authorities said…to protect worshippers at Islam’s third holiest site. Prayers will still be held on the huge open area around the two shrines and other Muslim prayer sites…known to Muslims worldwide as al-Haram al-Sharif, or The Noble Sanctuary, and to Jews as Har ha-Bayit, or Temple Mount.

Aramco to slash capital spending in 2020, posts drop in 2019
Saudi Aramco on Sunday said it plans to cut capital spending in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, as it posted a 21-percent decline in 2019 net profit due to a drop in oil prices and production, its first earnings announcement as a listed company. The world’s most profitable company…Aramco listed its shares in Riyadh in December in a record $29.4bn initial public offering (IPO) that valued it at $1.7 trillion.

Rocket fire on Iraq base wounds three US-led coalition members
A fresh spate of rockets targeted an Iraqi base north of Baghdad on Saturday where foreign troops are deployed, Iraqi and US security sources told AFP, in a rare daytime attack. It was the 23rd such attack since late October on installations across Iraq where US troops and diplomats are based, with the latest rounds growing deadlier.

UK reiterates desire for two-state solution
Britain…renewed its commitment “to working to help advance a negotiated two-state solution that delivers peace for both Israelis and Palestinians.” In one of his first meetings…UK’s joint minister of state in the Foreign Office and the Department for International Development, James Cleverly met with the head of the Palestinian Mission in the UK, Husam Zomlot.

UK Weather: Flood warnings issued as UK prepares for more rain in washout weekend
Eight flood warnings have been put out across the UK as the country prepares for more rain. Flooding is deemed to be likely in all eight locations, although none are expected to have severe floods. It comes as strong winds and gales of up to 60mph have been battering Britain, with Western regions feeling the brunt of it.

Intense storms hits northwestern India, causing severe crop damage and claiming lives of at least 28 people
Very heavy rains accompanied by lightning and destructive hailstorms hit northwestern India, particularly Uttar Pradesh and Delhi, this week, causing severe crop damage and claiming the lives of at least 28 people. Meteorologists said the storms were triggered by a western disturbance — extratropical cyclonic storm originating in the Mediterranean Sea.

Strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Kermadec Islands region
A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit the Kermadec Islands region at 10:01 UTC on March 14, 2020. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. The epicenter was located 681 km (423 miles) S of ‘Ohonua and 700 km (435 miles) S of Nuku’alofa, Tonga.

Earthquake Swarm on Fish Lake Valley Fault Zone in Nevada Prompts Fear About A Big One in Las Vegas
A swarm of 21 earthquakes is currently shaking the Fish Lake Valley Fault Zone near Goldfield in Nevada. This earthquake series on the very active Fish Lake Valley – Furnace Creek – Death Valley fault system at the California-Nevada border could affect the Las Vegas and Clark County metro area, according to simulations.

Mexico Mulls Shutting Northern Border Over Virus Spread Threat
“If it were technically necessary, we would consider mechanisms of restriction or stronger surveillance.”

Days of heavy rain cause destructive flooding and mudslides, Solomon Islands
Days of heavy rain caused severe flooding across parts of the Solomon Islands, particularly across Guadalcanal and Malaita islands. A large landslide hit Lambi on March 12, 2020, destroying at least 10 houses. Authorities said 2 people have been killed, while 6 others remain under the rubble.

Americans Who Are Hoarding Toilet Paper And Hand Sanitizer To Sell For Outrageous Profit Should Be Ashamed Of Their Immoral Behavior
Let me say this just as plainly as I can – if you are buying up large quantities of toilet paper and hand sanitizer to sell at ten times what you paid for it to people suffering from the coronavirus, you are a miserable human being. And if you are filling your carts with far more than what the actual needs of you and your family are, you are only slightly less disgusting. This is shameful behavior for any American to display, but for someone who calls themselves a Christian to hoard and stockpile beyond your needs? Repent, hoarder, repent.

THE SBC HAS FALLEN: Southern Baptist Convention Appoints Gay-Affirming Pro-LGBTQ+ Pastor David Uth As President Of 2020 Pastor’s Conference
Here at Now The End Begins, we bring you regular updates on Christian churches and denominations as they begin to compromise and join the ranks of the end times Laodicean church. Today we sadly add the Southern Baptist Convention to this list of corrupt compromisers as they now seek to bring the LGBTQ+ into the church. It is not outreach to the LGBTQ+ that’s the problem, because the gospel should go to them. The problem is they’re not giving them the gospel, they are confirming them in their sin.

HE DID IT AGAIN! Trump Takes Out Top Iranian Revolutionary Guards’ Commander in Iraq – General Siamand Mashhadani Killed in US Strike
Earlier this week Iranian backed militia killed two US soldiers and a female UK soldier at Taji military base in Iraq.

1981 Dean Koontz Thriller ‘The Eyes Of Darkness’ Accurately Predicted Chinese Coronavirus Outbreak Even Named A Lab In Wuhan As Starting Point
What are the chances, you may ask of a thriller author like Dean Koontz writing a book 39 years ago predicting a killer coronavirus? Before you answer, add to that question what are the chances of also correctly calling it as starting not just in China, but in the Chinese city of Wuhan, and in a lab? Because that is the exact scenario painted by Dean Koontz in his 1981 thriller ‘The Eyes Of Darkness” about a killer coronavirus in a lab in Wuhan, China. I kid you not. The complete audio book of that novel is included at the bottom for your consideration.

Corononavirus forces Iran to asks for billions in loans as death toll climbs
 Iran said Thursday it asked the International Monetary Fund for a $5 billion loan to fight the coronavirus, the first time since the 1979 Islamic Revolution that it has sought such assistance, in a staggering admission of how fragile its economy has become amid the epidemic and punishing U.S. sanctions.

With His Hand Dripping With ‘Anointed Oil’ End Times Heretic Kenneth Copeland Heals Viewers Of The Coronavirus Through Their Television Sets
End times heretic and false teacher Kenneth Copeland has decided to cast his healing power on the coronavirus, from the safety of his television study, just in case his prayer don’t get through. And just to make his fake faith healing complete, he holds up a hand dripping in some sort of ‘holy oil’, in a hideous misapplication of James 5.

Price Of Physical Gold Decouples From Paper Gold
Large US wholesalers are completely sold out of all gold and all silver and are not able to replenish.