Prophecy Sign: Kingdom, (Ethnos), against Kingdom, (Ethnos)It wasn't so very long ago that the mighty European Union was looking to become the 'United States of Europe". However the ongoing Greek financial crisis and now the European refugee crisis have not only put the U.S. of E. dreams on hold but may be about to blow the European Union experiment apart at the seams. Even the British are distancing themselves from the E.U with an upcoming summer referendum on the idea of exiting the Union.
European nations are pointing their collective fingers at German Chancellor Angela Merkel whose open door policy towards the Muslim world migrants have left other European nations scrambling to close the doors with much more stringent criteria for entry and/or new fences to keep out the masses. The Norwegian government has warned that they will lock up their borders with Sweden, (who have accepted hundreds of thousands of migrants), should the Swedes collapse under the burden of looking after their new charges.
As for the migrants themselves, thousands of them have disappeared into the European underground which is very disconcerting as most arrived sight unseen with little to no screening. Many are young unemployed Muslim men from radicalized nations such as Syria and Afghanistan. A ready made Islam threat to the cities of Europe. All this has brewed up the right conditions for the rise of far right political parties in many of the European nations. Clashes are now common among elements of the far right and authorities.
Bible prophecy tells us that in the final days prior to Christ's return that nations would rise against nations and kingdoms against kingdoms. The original Greek word translated into English was "Ethnos" which of course is where we get our word 'Ethnic" which is a word we use to classify groups of people, (eg ethnic group). In other words Jesus warned that we would see various ethnic groups clashing at the end of days. Something that is very much happening in Europe today.
Then he said to them: "Nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. Luke 21:10 NIV
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