Links: | AP | CNN |October 15 (Day 288, Blessing): A New York Staten Island ferry crashed into a pier and killed at least 10. The 22-year old, 3-decker ferry hit the pier about 3:20 PM EDT (1920 GMT). Winds of 31 mph gusting to 43 mph may have contributed to the crash. The ferry was one of 5 that operate between Staten Island and lower Manhattan. Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who was at the New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game, left Yankee Stadium to go to the scene.
Links: | Ha'aretz | AP | CNN |Terrorists in the Gaza strip detonated a bomb under a US diplomatic convoy and killed three Americans. An armored van, the third vehicle in the convoy, was ripped in two by a remote controlled roadside bomb attached by wire to an ON/OFF switch in a nearby building. The blast about 10:15 AM (0815 GMT) killed 3 US security guards from DynCorp, a Virginia-based security firm. They were: John Branchizio, 36; Mark T. Parson, 31; and John Martin Linde Jr., 30. The tag number on the destroyed van was 15-833-22, which means a covering (15), the purifying Judgment of the Holy Spirit (33), and cursing (22). Today was October 15th.
Links: | AP |China became the third country to successfully launch a man into space. Astronaut Yang Liwei, 38, a Lieutenant colonel of the People's Liberation Army, was launched into earth orbit on a Long March CZ-2 F rocket aboard the spacecraft, Shenzhou V, yesterday. The Shenzhou, meaning Divine Vessel, orbited the earth 14 times during a 21 hour mission, where 14 stands for the passover. It passed over the earth. It landed safely at 6:28 AM.
Today, the image of a weather elephant appeared over the Pacific northwest, and the top of an elephant that resembled a horse was over the northeastern USA. An elephant represents a demon Commander, such as Baal. A horse represents a male phallic reversionist and war.
Links: | Weather |Tropical Storm Nicholas was named as it reached Latitude 11 N., for a witness, and Longitude 42 W., for Baal, the bear, and Russia. Nicholas means victory of the people, but the name is associated with the Nikolaitons, an apostate religious sect that infiltrated the church at Pergammon (Revelation 2:15) (reference Fire Testing).
Palestinian terrorists blew up a US diplomatic convoy in the Gaza Strip and killed 3 Americans. The 3rd vehicle in the convoy was bombed. US diplomats were coordinating scholarships for the Palestinians. The number, 3, stands for the Justice of the Holy Spirit in the year, 2003, in suffering. The tag number on the van that was bombed was 15-833-22. Today was October 15th. The bombed car was upside down after the bombing. Belly-up is the sign of a disaster at sea.
One of 5 Staten Island ferries crashed into a pier and smashed the right side of the ferry. The number, 5, stands for a giant, such as Baal. The crash was about 3:20 PM EDT. The NY Yankees were playing the Boston Red Sox in New York in a playoff game at the time. Boston is at 42 N., for Baal, the bear, and Russia. It was a 3-decker, 22-year old ferry. The number, 3, stands for the Justice of the Holy Spirit, and 22 is for cursing. The tag number on the bombed van in the Gaza Strip was 15-833-22. Overhead was the image of a horse on the satellite weather map. A horse represents a male phallic reversionist, and war.
The first Chinese man in space returned safely to earth. China is the 3rd country to launch a man into space. Here again, the number, 3, stands for the Justice of the Holy Spirit. The spacecraft was the Shenzhou V, where 5 represents a giant, such as Baal.
Tropical Storm Nicholas was named today in the Atlantic. The name, Nicholas, has been associated with Fire Testing. The naming of Nicholas heralded the Palestinian terrorist bombing that killed 3 Americans and the crash of the Staten Island ferry.
This was Day 288, for blessing. Cursing on the day of blessing is an anachronism and the sign of a fast, which means something is wrong.