Zero Hedge: “Your cash is not wanted here”, a growing number of retailers andrestaurants throughout the US and UK are telling customers. But are reasons being given by companies for the new “cashless” approach — speed, efficiency, and the safety of store employees — valid enough to require something as utterly and downright unAmerican as rejecting cash?
We think not, and unfortunately the trend of “cash not welcome here” establishments is growing, to the point that lawmakers are beginning to take note and could introduce legislation barring the practice, as Massachusetts has done already, and as the New Jersey State House could be set to do next.
According to a Federal Reserve survey conducted in 2017 cited in The Wall Street Journal, cash represented 30% of all transactions in America, with 55% of those being under $10. more …
Opinion: Revelation 13:16 “He causes all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and slave, to receive a mark on their right hand or on their foreheads.”
There are three marks noted in the Bible, one in Genesis and two in Revelation, with which Bible scholars have struggled and God has chosen not to reveal:
- The mark that protected Cain from being killed: “And the Lord set a mark on Cain, lest anyone finding him should kill him” (Gen. 4:15).
- The future mark that will protect the 144,000 Jewish male virgins: “And I heard the number of those who were sealed. One hundred and forty-four thousand of all the tribes of the children of Israel were sealed [on their foreheads]” (Rev. 7:4)
- “and that no one may buy or sell except one who has the mark or the name of the beast, or the number of his name.” (Rev. 13:17)
Revelation 13:17 “and that no one may buy or sell except one who has he mark or the name of the beast, or the number of his name”
There has been no other time in history in which men had the ability to comprehend how a system that tracks every transaction could even operate. Today, cryptocurrencies, electronic tattoos and embedded microchips offer possibilities that didn’t exist before this generation.
Revelation 13:18 “Here is wisdom. Let him who has understanding calculate the number of the beast, for it is the number of a man: His number is 666″.
“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom,
And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding” Proverbs 9:10.
Protestant theologian Thomas F. Torrence: “This evil trinity 666 apes the Holy Trinity 777 but always falls short and fails”.