Michele Bachmann let fly another one of those comments that sends chills down the spines of people who think. Somehow the actions of Barack Obama are part of a complex end-times scenario whereby he arms our enemies and they start the Final Battle.
Confused? You probably have not heard of Tim LeHaye, and the books he has written in which all the good people (read Christians) disappear one day, leaving the godless (read sinners, or everyone else) to suffer under satan, who unifies the world, and turns everyone left into a tortured, evil, Machiavellian society. Then Jesus comes back and destroys them, and I just saved you twenty bucks.
None of this is in the Bible. It does not matter, some form of this story has been promulgated by evangelical pastors for over a generation. The story has evolved and changed to suit the political times, with evil players assuming all sorts of persona, from the Russians to the Chinese. Now it is the Muslim’s turn.
No one wears a sandwich board anymore. They share fantasies in churches that believe Adam and Eve rode on dinosaurs, that we shall take up snakes, speak in tongues, and fight the devil every day.
And Michele’s on the House Intelligence Committee.
This happened and as of today the United States is willingly, knowingly, intentionally sending arms to terrorists,” she said. “Now what this says to me, I’m a believer in Jesus Christ, as I look at the End Times scripture, this says to me that the leaf is on the fig tree and we are to understand the signs of the times, which is your ministry, we are to understand where we are in God’s End Times history.””Rather than seeing this as a negative, we need to rejoice, Maranatha Come Lord Jesus, His day is at hand,” Bachmann added. “When we see up is down and right is called wrong, when this is happening, we were told this; these days would be as the days of Noah.” – Michele Bachmann