This article comes from the creme de la creme of all current events/endtime prophecy websites, in my opinion: http://www.cuttingedge.org/newsletters/newsalert.htm
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As the trapped Chilean miner incident unfolded, sacred occult numbers and a symbol of Antichrist became apparent.
I have no idea how this near-tragedy might work to advance the New World Order, but the numerics are so startling I feel the need to share it with you.
NEWS BRIEF: "33, the magic number", The Economist Magazine, October 11, 2010
"AT EIGHT o’clock on Saturday morning, sirens sounded and tears of relief—and champagne—flowed at the San José gold and copper mine in northern Chile. One of the three shafts drilled to rescue 33 miners, trapped since the mine’s collapse on August 5th, had reached its target. Chilean miners are famously superstitious and, for the families waiting on the surface, it seemed like a good omen that it had taken exactly 33 days to dig the shaft."
In this first sentence, we have two (2) incidents of the occult sacred number, '33':
1) The number of miners trapped equaled '33'
2) It had taken 33 days to dig the shaft
What is the significance of the number '33' to the occultist?
We shall quote from White Magic practitioner, Elizabeth van Buren, in her book, "The Secret of the Illuminati", as she openly reveals Luciferian thought and values in her New Age book.
"Thirty-three appears to be the most mysterious of numbers. It is found over and over again in the stories of the Bible and elsewhere. Jesus Christ was thirty-three when he was crucified; the first temple of Solomon stood for thirty-three years before being pillaged by King Shishak of Egypt; there are thirty-three symbols of the Masonic Order and one of their symbols depicts a double-headed eagle crowned with an equilateral triangle: inside of this is the number thirty-three. [p. 160]
Van Buren continues:
"In the Vishnu-Purana Book 1, it states: These thirty-three divinities exist age after age, and their appearance and disappearance is in the same number as the sun sets and rises again." [p. 160-1]
"In the Tibetan Book of the Dead, it speaks of the thirty-three heavens ruled over by Indra and the thirty-three ruled over by Mara ... The Temple of Solomon was a cube, measuring thirty-three and a third feet; we once more turn to the Bible to read:
"Thus David, the son of Jesse, reigned over all Israel. And the time that he reigned over Israel was forty years; seven years reigned he in Hebron, and thirty and three years reigned he in Jerusalem." 1 Chron 29:27 [Ibid]
Now, van Buren tells us exactly why numbers are important, so that she may tell us exactly the significance of the number, '33' and '333'.
"... in Spiritual Numerology, the numbers 11, 22, and 33 are the three 'Master Numbers', the highest being 33 ... This highest of the master numbers was the age of the Master Initiate (Jesus) at his death, resurrection and ascension, giving more esoteric accents. The '33' symbolizes the highest spiritual conscious attainable by the human being." [Ibid., p. 161-2]
"Thus, Jesus -- called here the 'Master Initiate' -- was '33' at the time of His death; then, when the occultist adds the number '3' for the number of days Jesus spent in the tomb, he gets '333' as a calculation for the entire event through which the occultist considers Jesus to have passed. "
"Indeed, there is not death, as can be discerned clearly ... There is only Change! The message ... is that there is a balance which one can achieve by which one can escape from the wheel of change, from life to death. This balance can be found by becoming fully aware so that both worlds are equally real to one. This awareness is found when the third eye is fully opened, the eye the symbol of which is the number '33' ..."
" The highest meaning of the number, '33', is that it represents the highest spiritual consciousness to which man can attain, and that '333' represents the man-god becoming immortal through his "death, resurrection and ascension", just as the occultist considers Master Initiate Jesus to have done! At this point, the man-god experiences a fully-functional, visible Third Eye open up within him, an eye people can physically see. This is the personal aim of all occultists. They seek to escape the death/reincarnation cycle, so they never die again!"
Thus, the number '33' is critically important because it "represents the highest spiritual consciousness to which man can attain".
In the DVD, above, "The Illuminati Is Fulfilling Bible Prophecy", you will learn that the number '33' figured prominently in the Presidential decisions to invade Iraq in 2003 and to bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945! Don't let anyone tell you that what someone else believes religiously has no effect on others! The start of one war and the conclusion of another war were tightly tied to the occult's veneration of the meaning of the number '33'.
Going to another news article, we see more sacred occult numbers within the Chile miners story:
NEWS BRIEF: "Chilean President Pinera hails 'wonderful night' of rescue', The Hindu News, October 13, 2010
"Chilean President Sebastian Pinera was euphoric in the early hours of Wednesday, minutes after the first of 33 miners reached the surface ... Mr. Pinera noted the 'magic number 33', with reference to the number of miners trapped since August 5 at the San Jose copper mine under the Atacama Desert and to the date of the final rescue, October 13, 2010, which when written in numbers and added up also gives 33."
Occultists many times get to the sacred number they desire by adding the numbers together. This is how the date of the final rescue added to '33':
* October = 10th month
* The date - 13th day of the month
* The year can be expressed as '10'
Add 10 + 13 + 10 = 33
But, there is more to the '33' story:
NEWS BRIEF: "Minister says Wednesday rescue likely in Chile", The State, October 8, 2010
"SAN JOSE MINE, Chile — Chile's trapped miners cheered and embraced Saturday when a drill punched an escape shaft into an underground chamber in a spray of rock and dust on the 66th day of their agonizing entombment, opening the way for rescuers to set plans to begin lifting the men out by midweek."
The occultist readily recognizes that the number '66' can be expressed as '33 +33". Thus, by reaching the miners on day '66', we have two more instances of the number '33' woven within the story of the rescue.
NEWS BRIEF: "Chile miner rescue: Photos", CNN News, October 13, 2010
"Luis Urzua celebrates with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera and other workers after being lifted from the San Jose Mine. Urzua was the final miner to ride the Phoenix capsule to the surface after being trapped underground for nearly 10 weeks."
Can you believe that the name of the special rescue capsule was "Phoenix"? Do occultists revere the name of 'Phoenix? Of course they do!
You could say that the name of the capsule was taken from the name of Phoenix, Arizona, but that will get us another '33' because this city is located on the 33rd Degree Parallel. Tremendous paranormal activity is occurring in Phoenix, and has been since the 1947 Roswell Alien/UFO incident allegedly occurred.
But, within the realm of the occult, the Phoenix is the legendary bird of the Egyptian Satanic Mysteries Religion. What, do you say, is an Egyptian Phoenix Bird? The Phoenix Bird of Ancient Egypt is pure legend, but that does not keep occultists from believing in its existence. Let us allow Masonic author, Manly P. Hall, 33 Degree, tell us about the legendary Phoenix Bird.
"Among the ancients a fabulous bird called the Phoenix is described by early writers such as Clement, Herodotus, and Pliny; in size and shape it resembled the eagle, but with certain differences. The body of the Phoenix is one covered with glossy purple feathers and the plumes in its tail are alternately blue and red. The head of the bird is light in color, and about its neck is a circlet of golden plumage. At the back of its back the Phoenix has a crest of feathers of brilliant color. Only one of these birds was supposed to live at a time, with its home in the distant parts of Arabia, in a nest of frankincense and myrrh. The Phoenix, it is said, lives for 500 years, and at its death its body opens and the new born Phoenix emerges. Because of this symbolism, the Phoenix is generally regarded as representing immortality and resurrection." [Manly P. Hall, "The Secret Destiny of America" , 1958, p. 176-77; Emphasis added]
I find it highly interesting that this occultic legend, the Phoenix Bird, shares several things with the true story of the birth, life, and ministry of Jesus Christ. Let us quickly review these common points:
1) The Phoenix Bird lives in a nest of frankincense. In Luke 2:11-12, we see that the three Wise Men -- Magi -- brought Jesus myrrh and frankincense. Each of these substances has a distinct meaning in the ministry of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. The "frankincense [indicates] Christ's priestly intercession" for mankind, according to the Defender's Bible Commentary. Therefore, to say that the Phoenix Bird lives in a nest containing frankincense portrays a Messiah type ministry for mankind, and one that involves spiritual "intercession".
2) The Phoenix Bird also has myrrh in his nest. "Myrrh [indicates] Christ's coming death" for all mankind, so people can be Justified before God the Father on the basis of Jesus' sacrificial death on the Cross. [Ibid.] Once again, we see that the Phoenix Bird legend carries another Messianic type ministry, a false one to be sure.
3) We see that, after his death, the Phoenix Bird arises to live anew. Thus, the Phoenix portrays a third Messianic type ministry, in that it arose again.
Therefore, this legend parallels Jesus' true life and ministry in three critically important areas, in His spiritual Intercession, His Substitutionary Death for all mankind, and in His Resurrection.
This is the reason the Masters of the Illuminati seized upon the Phoenix Bird as one of their symbols of the coming New World Order of Antichrist. Do not ever forget that this goal is paramount for the New World Order. They plan on staging the False Christ, whom we will know is Antichrist. Thus, the symbol of the Phoenix Bird perfectly fulfills their plan and can perfectly serve as the symbol of that Man of Perdition.
The Phoenix bird represents the coming Antichrist -- the Masonic Messiah.
As I stated at the onset of this news story, I have no idea how this Chilean miners story relates to the coming Antichrist, but the number of instances of the sacred occult number '33' and the symbol of the Phoenix as Antichrist are simply too interesting to ignore. We shall simply have to wait to see what events flow from this rescue of '33' miners.
Oh, yes, the last miner was lifter out of the mine on October 13. This number is sacred to the practicing occultist because it represent the highest level of man's opposition to constituted authority. When our current civilization -- the Old World Order -- is overthrown and replaced by the Luciferian New World Order, this event will represent man's highest level of rebellion to God's constituted authority!
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I found this information in another news article:
Dr. Guillermo Swett said Sepulveda told him about an internal "fight with the devil" that he had inside the mine. He said Sanchez appeared to be having a hard time adjusting, and seemed depressed.
"He spoke very little and didn't seem to connect," the doctor said.