We are the Modern Romans......... We shall fall as Rome did...

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Quote from article written in 1975 from Ambassador College: ( active link to full article) 
In its time in history, the Roman Empire occupied a position of power and influence very similar to that held by the United States or Western civilization in our time. We know more about the Romans than any other great civilization of antiquity. And, interestingly enough, the Roman Empire covered an area approximately the size of the United States.

The United States and the Rome of past glory both started out as struggling, insignificant colonies of people ruled over by a monarchy. Injustices led to revolution and establishment of a republic. Still later, after extensive expansions, they both were torn apart by civil war. But then each settled down and rose to heights of undisputed world power and leadership.

The Roman superpower could boast, just like American or Western counterparts, of their possession of a highly developed system of law and justice, government and order, and without doubt, production of goods and services. Western civilization, in fact, prides itself on its Roman legacy.

But Rome crumbled!

Like all highly developed and powerful empires fallen into the dust of their times, rich, affluent ancient Rome left us another legacy ail but forgotten in our hectic times: a chronicle of human social and political folly, of worsening economic and military events that virtually guaranteed Roman civilization, or any other civilization on a similar course, a destiny of growing troubles, decline and eventual collapse.

Certainly, history buffs could point out significant and valid differences between space-age Western civilization and the Rome of past centuries. Absolute parallelism is not the object of this booklet. But giving a WARNING is!

Proud Romans became lulled by the belief in the seeming "eternity" and superiority of their system, in their long chain of rarely broken military and economic successes, as if fate had determined they should always come out on top despite repeated challenges to their existence. They extolled their fabulous material-technological achievements and standard of living. They prided themselves on their liberal and generous (to their thinking) largesse to nations conquered in war.
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I urge the reader to study the full article which is 9 chapters long.  However long it is vital to understand where we are in the time line of history and how we shall repeat the same fall as the roman empire.  In every aspect of society we have gone astray.  We as a nation in the USA and Britain , in the entire world have greatly sinned against our creator and maker Almighty God! 
This is and will be the worst fall of a civilization since history of mankind began. Not my words these are God's words which are recording in the Bible.  The shocking duality between the romans and our society now is astounding.  The rate of our degeneration is far beyond what I expected.  In my early days after being Called out by God to study and know these truths, I frankly did not expect to see the return of Christ in my time.  But now...............  It is very possible I shall see His return unless I die in the next few years.  Time progression has sped up. No it is racing toward the fall of this nation and the chaos of the nations around the globe.  Racing to the false leader who will think himself 'god' and the religious leader who sits on the great churches around the world who is the false church spoken of in the prophecies of the bible.  All must happen before Christ returns and the "Day of the Lord" or the tribulation is right there too.  To understand these things you must study and be ready.  Only your relationship with God is going to be your safe foundation.  Wether we live or die is and always has been in God's hand alone.  Not your wealth, not your great knowledge, not where you go to church, or who runs the country. Not your ability to live "off grid" or your lack of any of these things.  
NOTHING can save you but God .  No false God for sure and no MAN an save you or your family. 

In Christ Jesus is all hope, all our future and all that is worth living.  We can go forth through the coming years in His courage and His love or we can face terror and fear with out Him.  

Let me end with one more quote from this article from Ambassador College ( link is on top of page )
"A Presidential Proclamation

The United States and Britain were blessed by God with the most bountiful heritage the world has ever known. We didn't acquire it by our great power alone. We think we have. That is part of the problem. It's been given to us in ways we little recognize.

Abraham Lincoln recognized this fact and expressed it in a presidential proclamation in 1863. He said: "We have been the recipients of the choicest bounties of Heaven. We have been preserved, these many years, in peace and prosperity. We have grown in numbers, wealth and power as no other nation has ever grown; but we have forgotten God. We have forgotten the gracious hand which preserved us in peace, and multiplied and enriched and strengthened us; and we have vainly imagined, in the deceitfulness of our hearts, that all these blessings were produced by some superior wisdom and virtue of our own. Intoxicated with unbroken success, we have become too self-sufficient to feel the necessity of redeeming and preserving grace, too proud to pray to the God that made us:

"It behooves us, then, to humble ourselves before the offended Power, to confess our national sins, and to pray for clemency and forgiveness:

"Now, therefore, in compliance with the request, and fully concurring in the views, of the Senate, I do by this my proclamation designate and set apart Thursday, the 30th day of April, 1863, as a day of national humiliation, fasting, and prayer.... All this being done in sincerity and truth, let us then rest humbly in the hope authorized by the divine teachings, that the united cry of the nation will be heard on high, and answered with blessings no less than the pardon of our national sins, and the restoration of our now divided and suffering country to its former happy condition of unity and peace."

Those words — from a President of the United States — would undoubtedly be ridiculed by this generation. But we would do well to heed the warning. There are promises of national well-being if we do. The question is, will we rise to meet the challenge?

Our peoples today stand on the brink of a disaster greater than Rome's.

We need a national change of spirit NOW — before it's too late! Before history repeats its agonizing sequence of events on our nations, the Modern Romans.

"If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land" (II Chron. 7:14)."
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I am very thankful for sites like the one who is providing the full articles of HWA and Ambassador College.  Because this information is for this generation!  Vital truth that will be forbidden I am sure at some time in the near future.  Why ? Because again God's word says it will be!  That is why you need to put this truth in your mind now where no man can take it. Stand on God's truths and do not be moved........  

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