About Jesus Steve Sweetman
9/11, Iran, and The Magog War
The following is my attempt to link some recent history to
On September 11, 2001, America
was attacked by Islamic extremists.
On October 7, 2001 the
The 9/11 Commission was established on November 24, 2002,
to investigate all aspects of the 9/11 attacks on America. The commission's findings
were released on May 27, 2004, in what has been called the "The
9/11 Commission Report".
The following statements are taken from the commission's
report, PDF version. "The
relationship between al Qaeda and Iran
demonstrated that Sunni-Shia divisions did not necessarily pose an
insurmountable barrier to cooperation in terrorist operations.
As will be described in chapter 7, al Qaeda contacts with
From what this report says, it appears that the Iranian
government assisted al Qaeda and certain 9/11 hijackers in their travel
plans. Therefore, the 9/11
Commission recommended that the U.S.
government further investigate Iranian involvement in the 9/11 attacks,
as seen in the following quote. "We
believe this topic requires further investigation by the U.S.
government" (page 241)
After being presented with the commission's report, the
So what does all of this have to do with the Bible? I'm
convinced from the Biblical
record that God is actively involved in the affairs of nations. That
includes all aspects of 9/11. Through
various ways and means, behind the scene where few see His involvement,
our Lord works to accomplish His goals on planet earth.
Therefore, nothing happens in this world without His permission,
and, much of what does happen is a result of His direct intervention.
He causes nations and administrations to rise and to fall.
(Daniel 2:21) He was more
involved in 9/11 than what most of us think.
Ezekiel 38 and 39 foretells one of the last wars of this
age. It's called the War of
Magog. Magog, or modern day
In my thinking, it appears the Lord was behind the Bush and
Obama administration's negligence to investigate
The War of Magog and the battles that follow will make 9/11
look like the war games my friends and I used to play as children in the school
yard. The missiles
will fly over Jerusalem
and Tel Aviv someday, and as predicted, all the nations of the world
will gather in the Valley