The locusts began swarming on the Red Sea coast of Eritrea and Sudan in December. A desert variety of the insect is always present in these areas but the population remains limited unless certain conditions are present.
When God created the world, the Bible refers to him as “Elohim”, the name that Torah scholars associate with judgment and nature. The prophets frequently described the end-of-days as being highlighted by unusual natural phenomena such as stars and earthquakes. This year, Breaking Israel News reported on many of these signs appearing, perhaps acting as heralds of wondrous things to come.
The Molchanka river in Siberia turned into a blood-red estuary on Tuesday. The Russian news agency, TASS, described the sudden transformation as a “Biblical Bombshell,” comparing what happened to the Molchanka river to the first plague of Egypt in the Biblical story of Passover first Egyptian plague.