The New American: After decades of United Nations “peacekeeping” troops and officials raping women and children all over the world with complete impunity and even “diplomatic immunity,” a chorus of global outrage and media attention is reaching epic proportions.
A handful of predators are now facing justice. But the tsunami of public fury comes as widely reported estimates suggest some 60,000 victims have been raped and sexually abused by UN officials over just the last decade — with almost nobody punished but the victims and whistleblowers.
The escalating pedophilia and sex abuse scandals engulfing the UN and its “peacekeeping” forces have become so massive that even the pro-UN media, including the notoriously globalist CNN and The Guardian, have been forced to cover it. Indeed, all over the world, the UN is making headlines for raping and exploiting children — not to mention sexual abuse and harassment of the UN’s own employees. Various “aid” groups funded by taxpayers are in the crosshairs, too. more …
Opinion: “For the mystery of lawlessness is already at work; only He who now restrains will do so until He is taken out of the way, then the man of sin will be revealed …” 2 Thessalonians 2:7-8.
Paul is giving us warning that a future climax of lawlessness, directed by Satan, was and is in operation, but is being somewhat restrained until the appointed time.
Paul uses the Greek word katechō (to hold back) to show the Holy Spirit, is working through Christians whom He indwells to hold back or restrain the swelling tide of evil.
The Holy Spirit is the only person with sufficient power to restrain. When Christians (church) are removed at the rapture, the Holy Spirit is also removed.
Imagine what this world will be like when He is taken out of the way and pure evil is in charge of the nations.