During a radio show interview with Christian host Jan Markell of Olive Tree Ministries, Michele Bachmann talked about the critical events which reinforce her Biblical take on current world events. The Minnesota Republican cited President Obama’s “arming of Al Qaeda” in Syria as evidence.
“US taxpayers are paying to give arms to terrorists,” she said during the Understanding the Times radio show. “… Now what this says to me, I’m a believer in Jesus Christ, as I look at the End Times in Scripture, this says to me that the leaf is on the fig tree and we are to understand the signs of the times, which is your ministry, we are to understand where we are in God’s End Times history.”
“And so when we see up is down and right is called wrong, when this is happening, we were told this — that these days would be as the days of Noah. We are seeing that in our time. Yes it gives us fear in some respects because we want the retirement that our parents enjoyed. Well they will, if they know Jesus Christ.”
She is not exactly known for her intelligence and I think she is absolutely wrong. The world has been in far worse shape than where we are currently at. The first thing that comes to my mind is the year 1347 and the 5 years after that. If ever there was a time that I would have thought were the end times, it was those years but I would have been wrong then too. -Mort