Oil Minister Quevedo claimed the attack forms part of a plan to sabotage the oil industry.
Security forces Saturday night foiled a major terror bid designed to target New Year eve in Karachi and arrested five suspects, local media reported.
Events in 2018
A Warning to North Korea
Self-proclaimed “respected prophet” Cindy Jacobs kicked off 2018 by delivering a word of warning to North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un that God would remove him from office unless he converted to Christianity.
“He’s not going to allow Kim Jong Un to stay in that position,” Jacobs prophesied. “He is not going to allow compromise to come. Something is going to dramatically happen because his time for being a dictator is over, unless he turns his heart to the Lord.”
At last check, Kim Jong Un has not converted to Christianity and yet remains in power.
The Bible Code
In May, preacher Lance Wallnau prophesied, based on a passage from the Book of Esther, that by June 6, the nation would see “the unraveling of the entire deep state intrigue” that he believed was at work to take down President Trump.
Wallnau made this claim repeatedly, insisting that there would be “a major breakthrough” and “massive disclosures, a virtual hemorrhaging of information” by June 6 that would utterly destroy Robert Mueller’s special counsel investigation.
“It’s going to happen,” he guaranteed.
Blood Moon Fiasco
The blood moon is said to signify the second arrival of Jesus Christ, as stated in Joel 2:31: “The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and terrible day of the Lord come.”
The blood moon prophecy predicts the world as we know it will end after a series of four lunar eclipses, which is known as a “tetrad”.
Christian pastor, Mark Biltz predicted the return of Jesus in 2015, which coincided with a tetrad. He wrote of this in Blood Moons: Decoding the Imminent Heavenly Signs, where he cites Joel 2:31.
John Hagee also wrote of the Blood Moon Prophecy, in his book Four Blood Moons: Something is About to Change.
Mr Hagee believes the event of a tetrad will result in an apocalypse. For the record, there have been 62 tetrads in the last 2000 years and zero apocalypses.
Both these books attracted mainstream media attention in 2014.
Jim Bakker’s false prophecy:
2018 is the beginning of the end, the time of sorrows has begun, famine and pestilence, and a terror attack at the Winter Olympics.
No Terror attack at the Winter Olympics!
much division has ensued because several leading teachers have declared the teaching of a pre-tribulation rapture to be heresy and denounced its proponents to be heretics. This has led to a virtual civil war within churches between the various camps.
People began to openly attack their brethren and accuse each other of being heretics. This is a sad state of affairs.
We believe that there will be a rapture of those that remain at the coming of the Lord however even we do not agree as to its precise timing. We know what we believe and we also know that we might be mistaken.
The important thing is to bear in mind that we all may enter eternity at any moment and we should be ready for this eventuality. In other words, each one of us might die before His return and before the coming rapture! This is what we should concentrate on.
Instead of arguing over dates and timings Christians should be spreading the Gospel of Christ by any and every means possible! The command to the churches is to “Go into all the world and preach the Gospel to everybody”!