World News With Biblical Relevance 

January 16 2021

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Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce Join Effort To Develop Covid-19 Vaccination Digital Passport

Microsoft, Oracle and Salesforce have joined a broad coalition of technology and health care companies to create the VCI digital passport.

Open Doors CEO: China Arresting Christians for Attending ‘Zoom Church’

The use of online tools to congregate with other Christians has resulted in easier surveillance by the Communist Party.

Major Bank Warns It Could Cancel Accounts Of Unmasked Customers In Branches

British bank HSBC has warned their customers that entering branches without wearing a mask could result in the withdrawal of their accounts.

Report: IDF Drawing Up Plans To Strike Iran’s Nuclear Program

The Israel Defense Forces is drawing up plans for an attack on Iran’s nuclear program, the Israel Hayom daily reported.

Dennis Prager: The ‘Good American’

Prager: 'The parallels to 1933 are precise. And most good Americans are keeping silent, just as did most Germans.'

Media Are Accusing A Republican Lawmaker Of Insurrection For Quoting Nancy Pelosi

While he specified he was saying was a quote, taken directly from Nancy Pelosi’s previous statements, journalists quickly twisted his words.

Us Official: Israel Carried Out Syria Strikes Using American Intelligence

Airstrikes in eastern Syria on Iranian-linked targets were carried out by Israel with intelligence provided by the US - US Official

PBS Top Lawyer Says Gov Should Build ‘Enlightenment Camps’, Remove Kids From Trump-Supporting Homes

This is what the leftists, along with those that support their agenda, think about Americans. It’s in their own words. Believe them when they say it. “Americans are so f---ing...

SCOTUS Rules Trump Admin Can Enforce Rule Restricting Abortion Pills

SCOTUS grants Trump admin request, reverses nationwide injunction allowing shipment of drugs via mail during COVID for at-home abortions.

Pompeo Reveals Newly Declassified Intelligence Showing Iran-AlQaeda Terror Alliance

Iran is allowing al Qaeda to establish a new headquarters on the condition their operatives abide by regime’s rules governing al Qaeda

Paypal Says It Blocked Christian Crowdfunding Site GiveSendGo

PayPal Holdings Inc said it has blocked a Christian crowdfunding site after it helped raise funds for Washington Protest

Conrad Black: Establishment’s Threat of Impeachment a Confession of Failure

The whole world is witnessing the most lethal episode to date in the national bipartisan political establishment’s effort to destroy Trump.

Pompeo Blasts Tech Censors, ‘Woke-ism’: ‘Authoritarianism Cloaked As Moral Righteousness’

“Censorship, wokeness, political correctness, it all points in one direction — authoritarianism cloaked as moral righteousness"

New Jersey Abortion Bill Dubbed Most Radical, Evil Bill To Ever Hit The State

"It is a very sad time in the history of our state that something so horrifying can even be written on paper, never mind considered as law"

CNN Ramps Up Pressure To Censor Conservative News Networks Calling Cable Providers to Shut Them Down

CNN's Oliver Darcy is contacting television providers urging them to censor Conservative news networks such as FOX, OAN and Newsmax.

Parler CEO: Tech Companies Coordinated Plan to Close Us Down

The silencing of conservative speech on social media has spiraled into a "coordinated effort" by big tech to close down Parler

What’s Happening to a Teacher Who Attended the DC Protest Should Worry Us All

Those who peacefully protest are exercising their First Amendment rights and should not be at risk of losing their jobs.

Tony Perkins: ‘Heaven Is Not Shaken’

Don't lose heart, don't step back, and don't disengage. Because God needs a people who are bold in their faith, regardless what lies ahead.

Indonesia: Black boxes & debris From Crashed Boeing 737 Jet Located

Indonesian Sunday recovered aircraft parts, debris and human remains from Boeing 737 jet crashed into the sea with 62 people on board

Patricia Heaton Shares Advice For ‘Common Sense’ Christians Who Feel They Don’t Belong Amid Political Chaos

"If you’re a common sense person, you probably don’t feel you have a home in this world right now. If you’re a Christian, you know you were never meant to."

Iran Tells South Korea Not To Politicize Seized Vessel; Demands $7 Billion

Iran said S. Korea should avoid politicizing seizure of its vessel by IRGC, while pressing Seoul to release $7 billion in funds

Trump Supporters Ditch Twitter En Masse After President’s Suspension

Hours after President Trump was permanently banned from Twitter, many of his supporters on the platform vowed to move on as well.

Scotland Lists Jerusalem Separately From Israel On COVID Travel Advisory

The Scottish gov't posted a foreign travel advisory distinguishing Jerusalem and Israel as being two separate entities.

Apple Threatens To Ban Parler Unless They Enact Draconian Censorship Policies

Apple is currently threatening to ban Parler—the free speech alternative to Twitter—unless they conform to Big Tech's authoritarian censorship

Worrisome Signs the Capitol Breach was Planned to Discredit Trump Supporters

I have no doubt that dozens -possibly even hundreds- of Antifa/provocateurs infiltrated the rally to carry out violent acts.

Biden Compares Sens. Cruz, Hawley to Nazi Propagandist Joseph Goebbels

Biden compares Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley to Nazi propagandist; claims American people are disgusted at their pro-Trump actions

Tucker Carlson Warns Capitol Hill Protests Will Be Used to Strip Americans of Their Rights

If people begin to believe their democracy is fraudulent... then God knows what could happen. Actually, we do know... It’s happening right now

Franklin Graham: ‘God’s Judgment Is Coming. We Are In Trouble’

"I believe God’s judgment is coming, for the sins of our nation are great & they are a stench in the nostrils of our Creator"

Israel Pounds Iranian Bases of Operation Near Damascus with Round of Airstrikes

Both areas struck have been used as bases of operation for Iranian forces in Syria, as well as Iranian-backed militias.

WATCH: Trump Supporters Stop ‘Antifa’ From Breaking Windows at Capitol

Videos show Trump supporters gathered at the Capitol during protests stopping a person believed to be Antifa trying to break windows.

Snowden: Zuckerberg’s Decision To Silence Trump Is ‘Turning Point’ In ‘Battle For Control Of Digital Speech’

"Facebook officially silences the President... this will be remembered as a turning point in the battle for control over digital speech"

‘We Simply Desire to Worship Our Lord’: Church Fined for Holding In-Person Worship

"The reality is that the Bible teaches a world government that will be anti-God and a world government that will reject the scriptures."

Congress Halts Vote Certification, Recesses as Protesters Breach Capitol Hill Buildings

Protesters on Wednesday breeched Capitol Hill buildings, forcing Congress to halt proceedings and members to shelter in place.

Iran Vows ‘Decisive Response’ To Any Israeli Move Against It

Iran says it will deliver "decisive response" to Israeli moves against it, after Israel said they will not allow them to have nuclear weapons

Israel, Greece Set to Sign Massive $1.68B Defense Deal

Israel, Greece on the way to a massive defense deal after Israeli Def. Ministry won a tender to build a training base for the Greek Air Force.

Ohio Gov. Signs Bill Requiring Women To Cremate Or Bury Their Aborted Children

The governor of Ohio has signed a bill into law which requires women who undergo surgical abortions to either bury or cremate the remains of their children. Known as “The...

Palestinian Attempts To Carry Out Stabbing In West Bank, Is Shot Dead, IDF Says

A Palestinian man tried to carry out a stabbing attack in the West Bank, amid rising violence in the area, the Israeli military said.

‘Amen and Awoman’: Democrat Lawmaker Delivers Very Unusual Opening Prayer for 117th Congress

Rep. Cleaver (D-Mo) -an ordained minister- opens 1st session of Congress by praying to numerous gods, redefining “amen” to reflect both sexes

China Warns Of Retaliation For NYSE’s Delisting Of Companies

China said it would take necessary countermeasures after New York Stock Exchange’s announcement it would delist three major Chinese telecoms

Top US Official Says ‘Growing Body Of Evidence’ Shows COVID-19 Leaked From Chinese Lab

The most 'credible' theory about the origin of COVID is that it escaped from a Chinese laboratory, according to US National Security Adviser.

NY Bill Would Let Gov. Imprison, Forcibly Vaccinate People Suspected Of Illness

New York is considering a bill to allow gov't officials & health commissioners to "detain or remove" those they deem a risk to public health.

Iranian Squad Arrested In UAE For Suspected Terror Plot Against Israelis

UAE intelligence agencies have arrested an Iranian squad in Dubai & Abu Dhabi on suspicion of plotting to carry out attacks against Israel

Nancy Pelosi Bans ‘Gender’ Terms Like Mother, Daughter, Father, Son in House Rules

Pelosi unveiled the rules Friday, which contain “future-focused” proposals, including elimination of gendered terms.

Enough Already With Using Cartoons and Cookies to Sell LGBTQ Agenda to Kids

It’s time for these industries to stick to telling stories, packaging cookies, or making people laugh–and leave our kids alone.

‘We Want God’: Trump Issues Proclamation Packed with Powerful Quotes on Faith and Freedom

Trump: “A society without religion cannot prosper. A nation without faith cannot endure—because justice, goodness, and peace cannot prevail without the grace of God."

Canada Will Require Negative COVID Test For Air Passengers

Canada will soon require that air travelers test negative for COVID-19 before arrival, federal ministers said on Wednesday.

Pastor Robert Jeffress: Perilous Times Are Ahead

According to a well-known pastor, Christian conservatives who have been lulled into a false sense of security from the power of the religious right in the '90s to the...

US Bomber Mission Over Persian Gulf Aimed At Cautioning Iran; Second Time This Month

CENTCOM chief: "We do not seek conflict, but no one should underestimate our ability to defend our forces or to act decisively in response to any attack."

Massachusetts Lowers Age For Abortions Without Parental Consent

Massachusetts' overrode its Rep. gov.'s veto of a bill that expands abortion, allows 16-year-olds to get abortions without parental consent.

McConnell Introduces Competing Bill For $2K Stimulus Checks, Including Repeal of 230, Voter Fraud Commission

In an effort to compete with the Dem-approved bill, the Senate Majority Leader introduced his own bill to provide $2,000 stimulus checks.

Establishing an Army?: Hamas, PJI & Other Terrorist Groups Hold First Joint Military Drill

The joint exercise held in Gaza shows that Palestinian factions are seeking to establish a regular army, Palestinian sources said.

Syrian Media Reports Israeli Airstrikes Near Damascus

Syrian air defenses responded to an alleged Israeli airstrike near Damascus, according to Syrian military source, SANA reported.