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Earthquakes in the Bible

Earthquakes New Testament

Earthquakes in the Bible

By Diarmuid O'Dea In this edition of my blog Earthquakes, I will finally use my many years of catholic school training.  Earthquakes were mostly a mystery for mankind until recent scientific discovery. They are referenced constantly in the Bible as an example of God's wrath and omnipotence. Here are some quotes from the New Edition of the Bible starting in order from the Old Testament and finishing with the New Testament :    Old Testament Psalm 18:7 Then the earth reeled and rocked; the foundations also of the mountains trembled and quaked, because he was angry. Isaiah 24:19 The earth is...

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Earthquakes: 10 positive developments

Early Warning Earthquake Kits Earthquakes

Earthquakes:  10 positive developments

The probability of catastrophic outcomes from an earthquake is diminishing every year because of many important recent developments. Here are 10: 1. A rapid increase in the study of earthquakes by universities and governments.  2. New technologies that permit the creation of accurate scientific data regarding earthquakes. 3. The consensus in the public as to the certainty of earthquakes in the future and the need to take action to avoid against extremely negative outcomes. 4. The progress being made towards early detection systems. Governments are going to great lengths to place sensors in many places but significantly in seabeds and near...

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