“And ye shall hear of wars and rumors of wars: see that ye be not troubled: for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet. For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places. All these are the beginning of sorrows.” (Matt. 24: 5-8).
These words that Jesus spoke in Matthew are certainly true of today. It seems that almost every day we hear of a war or some type of disaster happening somewhere in the world. A look at news items on the internet shows the following: