Archive: April 2008

Apr. 02

Agreement on evacuation of five West Bank outposts

Apr. 03

Israel’s ENP progress report

‘Israel has been an active partner in the framework of the ENP, as demonstrated by the progress made in implementing a large number of priorities of the Action Plan.’

Apr. 03

Living the Good Life — Adam’s Angle

It’s like the story of Jack and the Beanstalk, only this isn’t a fairy tale. It’s your life.

Apr. 04

Blair: I want to awaken world’s conscience

Argues that religions of all kinds should be rescued from extremism

Apr. 04

Brown hosts progressive governance summit

Over 300 world leaders attend, including Solana

Apr. 04

EU: Time for a single, strong voice

Apr. 07

Olmert, Abbas affirm agreement will be reached by end of 2008

Apr. 07

EU says ENP is working, seeks to strengthen relationship with Israel

Apr. 08

Solana: Peace settlement by 2008 still possible

Apr. 08

Solana meets on the AoC

‘Mr. Solana and Mr. Sampaio exchanged views on how the EU and the AoC can further their cooperation in a comprehensive, yet concrete and result-oriented manner.’

Apr. 11

Slovakia, Poland ratify Lisbon Treaty

Apr. 14

Could Ireland topple Lisbon Treaty?

Ireland is the only one of 27 EU Member States set to hold a public referendum on the Lisbon Treaty. A poll released today shows that 60 percent of Irish voters are still undecided. What will the Irish decide come June 12?

Apr. 15

Irish government embarrassed by leaked EU treaty e-mail

The fate of the EU Lisbon Treaty may be in the hands of Irish voters. Today, a leaked e-mail revealed a secret strategy between the Irish government and Brussels to get the treaty through.

Apr. 16

Blair Says Religion to Play a Key Role in the Globalized World — What Holly Thinks

In his first major public speech on religion, Tony Blair argued that faith can be a powerful force for good in the world. Unfortunately, many Christians will want to join his interfaith efforts and, unwittingly, will help give rise to the Antichrist.

Apr. 17

Abbas says Mideast peace conference will be held in Moscow in June

“Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas appealed Thursday for greater urgency in reaching peace in the Middle East … He said peace between Israel and Palestine is possible by the end of 2008 because ’90 percent of our problems with Israel are already solved.’”

Apr. 17

Brussels delays reform budget talks until after Irish referendum

Apr. 17

EU to sign energy security pact with Iraq

Apr. 18

Pope addresses the UN Friday

“Pope Benedict XVI today stressed the United Nations major role in seeking a better world as he highlighted, during an address to the General Assembly, the need to protect human rights, ensure development, security and reduce local and global inequalities.”

Apr. 18

New U.S. embassy in Iraq to be largest U.S. embassy in world

Apr. 18

Palestinians to begin policing in West Bank

Apr. 18

Egypt makes ‘good progress’ in ceasefire talks between Israel and Hamas

Apr. 18

Mideast Quartet approves Moscow peace meeting

Apr. 19

The Cookie Monster Within — Adam’s Angle

There’s a little blue Cookie Monster inside each of us that could ruin us spiritually if we don’t watch out. Its name is Greed.

Apr. 20

Putin makes historic visit to Libya

Russian president Vladimir Putin met with Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi, April 16, to discuss energy contracts and arm sales. This may be the start of an alliance, including Russia and Libya, that will attack Israel in the last days (Ezekiel 38:1-6). Note: “Put” is the biblical name for Libya.

Apr. 21

British prime minister calls for new world order led by Europe and U.S.

During his first foreign policy address in the United States, Gordon Brown called Friday on the United States and Europe to lead a new world order. The stage is being set for the Antichrist to step into his global role.

Apr. 22

Brian McLaren tells youth ministers to lessen focus on Second Coming

Focusing on the Second Coming leads to less effective Christian lives, according to Brian McLaren, who spoke at a Willow Creek student ministries conference, April 9-10. McLaren is among a growing number of Christian leaders who discourage their followers from studying end-times prophecy.

Apr. 22

Abbas to discuss Israel-Palestinian peace with Bush

Apr. 22

Mediterranean Union to strengthen the Barcelona Process and ENP

Apr. 22

Commentary calls new EU president a ‘small job’

Apr. 22

MEPs ensure EU president has limited powers

Apr. 22

Deal bars Blair from EU president post

Apr. 23

Jerusalem Post recognizes Solana’s role in the Mideast

The Jerusalem Post featured an interview with Javier Solana, Wednesday, in an article titled “Europe’s Role in the Middle East: Model or Mediator?” Bible prophecy foretold a European leader who will succeed in bringing temporary peace to the Mideast.

Apr. 23

Messianic Jews win citizenship

Apr. 23

Abbas to Rice: U.S. must pressure Israel

Apr. 23

Berlin open to idea of Blair as EU president

Apr. 23

New museum with temple replica to be erected opposite Western Wall

Apr. 23

‘Israel will return Golan if Syria cuts ties with terror’

Apr. 24

Picking Up Speed — What Holly Thinks

The United Nations — which has already formed the Alliance of Civilizations to counter all forms of religious fundamentalism, including evangelical Christianity — is now considering forming a council of world religions. Bible prophecy foretold a global religious system that will stifle Christianity, but most Christians don’t know how quickly it’s progressing.

Apr. 24

Abdullah to Bush: Israel-PA talks must be based on fixed timetable

Apr. 24

Denmark, Austria ratify Lisbon Treaty

Apr. 24

Hamas, softening stance, accepts ‘Gaza first’ truce

Apr. 25

EU treaty to be examined by Czech and German courts

Czech and German courts are set to examine the Lisbon Treaty, which has been ratified by 11 of the 27 EU member states. The treaty calls for the creation of a powerful foreign minister post that bears striking similarities to the office of the Antichrist.

Apr. 25

At the expense of all others, Putin picks a church

Apr. 25

Germany’s parliament ratifies the Lisbon Treaty

Apr. 25

Abbas: No progress in talks with Bush

Apr. 25

Israel dismisses Hamas truce call as ‘not serious’

Apr. 25

EU launches major media strategy

Apr. 25

Rice plans May 1-5 trip on Middle East peace talks

Apr. 26

Blair: Peace process is ‘race against time’

Apr. 26

A Gentle Hand — Adam’s Angle

Do you squish? If so, you’ve got a thing or two to learn about mercy.

Apr. 27

Second Galileo satellite launched into orbit

Galileo — the European Union’s new global navigation satellite system — is much more powerful than the United States’ GPS system, delivering real-time positioning accuracy down to the meter range.

Apr. 27

Netanyahu: PM promised Golan to Syria before talks ever began

Apr. 27

Abbas backs Turkish mediation of Israeli-Syrian peace

Apr. 27

Israel mulls renewing peace talks with Syria

Apr. 27

Abbas warns of ‘difficult impasse’ in peace if deal not reached during Bush term

Apr. 28

As polls narrow, Irish PM warns of ‘disaster’ if EU treaty defeated

Apr. 28

Lebanon: 12 Israeli jets fly over Beirut

Apr. 28

Solana gets his own ‘You Tube’ channel

EU high representative Javier Solana now has his own channel on You Tube, featuring videos of him in action. Read our “Overview” for more information on this intriguing world leader and his connections to Bible prophecy.

Apr. 28

Iran demands Russian nuclear shipment

Apr. 28

Blair pressures Israel for more ‘good will’ measures

Apr. 28

EU condemns Israel, Hamas

Apr. 29

Egypt looks for lead role in Mediterranean Union

In a meeting with the EU’s Javier Solana, Monday, Egypt’s foreign minister said Egypt wants to play a leading role in the Mediterranean Union — calling Egypt the “coordinator of the south.” Bible prophecy speaks of an Egyptian “king of the South” who will become a political enemy of the Antichrist (Daniel 11:40).

Apr. 29

Olmert willing to give up Temple Mount

Apr. 29

Brussels criticized on access to documents law

Apr. 29

Quartet to discuss Mideast conference

Apr. 30

Olmert makes secret visit to Jordan

Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert made a two-hour surprise visit to Jordan, Wednesday, to discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace talks with King Abdullah. The king urged Olmert to reach a peace deal by the end of the year.