“I promise to Lower the Taxes, Withdraw the Troops, Give Employment, Cut Government Spending, Save the Environment, Stop the Corruption. . . . Pssst . . . what else do you think they want to hear?”
“Your rulers are rebels, companions of thieves; they all love bribes and chase after gifts. They do not defend the cause of the fatherless; the widow’s case does not come before them.” (Isaiah 1:22,23)
“Read my lips – No new taxes” said George H.W. Bush. Of course the taxes were raised.
“Your lips have spoken lies. . No one calls for justice, nor pleads for the truth: they trust in vanity and speak lies . . their works are works of iniquity, and the act of violence is in their hands . . they hasten to shed innocent blood. . wasting and destruction are wherever they go” (Isaiah 59:3-7)
It is the white horse of “Leadership and Noble Aspirations” running to grab and conquer the souls of mankind – Followed by the red horse of the Military Machine.
“Woe (it’s bad news) for those who go to great depths to hide their plans from the Lord, who do their work in the dark and think, “Who can see us? No one will find out.” (Isaiah 29:15)
“The mighty man will become tinder and his work a spark; both will burn together, with no-one to quench the fire.” (Isaiah 1:31)
The following is what mother Mary prophesied, when she met with her cousin Elisabeth;
“He has scattered the proud in the imagination of their hearts. He has put down the mighty from their seats, and exalted them of low degree. He has filled the hungry with good things and the rich he has sent away empty.” (Luke 1:51-53)
It won’t be long now!
The prophet Isaiah was clear,
“But rebels and sinners will both be broken, and those who forsake the LORD will perish.” (Isaiah 1:28)