Will a strike on Syria be a strike on Iran? (Second Coming Watch Update #395)

Date: September 9, 2013

By: Daniel Whyte III

Description: 1. According to The Associated Press, critics of President Obama say that he has been hiding the true reason for the proposed military strikes on Syria and actually wants to topple the Iranian government.

2. According to the Times of Israel, an Iron Dome battery was deployed near Jerusalem for the first time on Sunday, as the IDF continued to prepare for the possibility that rockets or missiles will be fired at Israel as a result of a military operation against Bashar Assad’s regime in Syria.

3. According to The New York Times, At home and abroad, the Obama administration redoubled its campaign to build support for military action against Syria, saying it had won the backing of Saudi Arabia for a strike while still laboring to persuade a deeply reluctant Congress.

4. According to The Christian Post, the American Bible Society's annual "State of the Bible" study shows most Americans believe society needs the Bible, but few are finding time to read it.

5. According to The Epoch Times, a 6.5 magnitude earthquake today hit just four miles away from Pajapita, Guatemala, causing some adobe houses to collapse near the epicenter, killing one woman, and injuring at least 11 people.

Jesus Christ said in Mark 8:38: "Whosoever therefore shall be ashamed of me and of my words in this adulterous and sinful generation; of him also shall the Son of man be ashamed, when he cometh in the glory of his Father

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