Revived Roman Empire

Revived Roman Empire

PROPHETIC SIGNIFICANCE:

Daniel's visions of world empires conclude with a sort of "revived Roman Empire" in the last days. The European Union (EU) could very possibly be the head of this final world government. It is located in the same area as the old Roman Empire, and is expanding its influence year by year.

The first step toward the formation of a European superstate was the Benelux Agreement on June 8, 1948. This was a treaty between three very small countries, Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg. Several years later, in 1957, in the city of Rome, and with a document called "The Treaty of Rome," those three countries joined with three other countries, Italy, France, and Germany to make the EEC (European Economic Community) which was called the Common Market for many years. Today the organization is known as the EU (European Union). In 1973 the United Kingdom joined the EU along with Ireland and Denmark, making a total of nine nations. In 1981 Greece became a member of the union.

There are now 28 member states in the union. The success of this European merger is a further impetus to global unity. However Britain is in process of a formal exit (BREXIT) at this time (effective March of 2019).

The clay mixed with the iron in the vision could very well be the high percentages of Muslim immigrants in European countries who do not assimilate well into the culture because of their religious beliefs.



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EU residents facing loss of 'democatic process'

Oct. 22, 2017 - French President Emmanuel Macron is proposing "federalization" of Europe in the wake of Britain's exit (BREXIT) from the European Union. Opponents of the plan say this would cause total “federalization” of the continent and the loss of any “democratic process.”
He wants the European Union’s 28 commissioners to be reduced to 15, and instead of being elected by and representing their own nations, they would be elected by the entire union.
Source: WND

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Europe's officialdom erasing Christianity

Oct. 20, 2017 - Giulio Meotti, the cultural editor for Il Foglio, says that "the official European establishment has turned its back on Christianity.” He says that Europe is changing its official history to erase the influences of Christianity and give undue credit to Islam.
They ignore, even repudiate the Christian roots of Europe. At the same time they take great care not to offend Muslims, who they imagine will cheerfully adopt their secular, multicultural outlook.”
Source: WND



Muslim European takeover no prediction: It's already happening

Aug. 15, 2017 - Mark Steyn, a nationally acclaimed commentator says that the Muslim takeover of Europe is the “biggest story of our time.”
“[G]iven the divergent birth rate between Muslims and post-Christian secularists, it will take only two generations for the current Muslim population (... 10-percent) to have as many grandchildren as post-Christian secularists (who currently make up the other 90 percent),”
Source: OneNewsNow

Londonistan: 500 closed churches, 423 new mosques

Apr. 2, 2017 -Columniist Giulio Meotti, in an article written for Gatestone Institute, warns:
The city of London – dubbed "Londonistan" by outspoken journalist Melanie Phillips – now has 423 new mosques, which are "built on the sad ruins of English Christianity."
Meotti also says that within a generation, the number of churchgoers will be three times lower than that of Muslims attending mosques. There are already more than 100 sharia (Islamic law) courts in London.
Source: Israel National News

Article 50: UK set to formally trigger Brexit process

Mar. 29, 2017 - The United Kingdom begins the process today of leaving the European Union.
Theresa May has signed the letter that will formally begin the UK's departure from the European Union. Giving official notice under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, it will be delivered to European Council president Donald Tusk later.
Source: BBC
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EU summit: Leaders stress unity on Rome anniversary

Mar. 27, 2017 - Twenty-seven European Union countries signed a new declaration that affirms the continued unity of the European Union.
European Union leaders have stressed the need for unity at a celebration in the Italian capital marking 60 years since the Treaty of Rome was signed. ... With Brexit looming, UK PM Theresa May is not attending the celebrations.
Source: BBC

Four NATO Nations Would Pick Russia Over U.S. to Defend Them

Feb. 18, 2017 - Just before Friday’s annual gathering of the transatlantic security community in Germany, A new Gallup poll confirmed that most countries would chose the U.S as its defense partner.

At the same time, however, China and Russia picked each other, war-torn Ukraine and Iraq split down the middle, while those four members of the U.S.-led North Atlantic Treaty Organization -- Bulgaria, Greece, Slovenia and Turkey -- plumped for Russia.

Source: NewsMax
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