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..........and???? Where is the Christian community, the Body of Christ, in all of this? Why are individual assemblies preaching hell, fire and brimstone and ignoring the collapse of morality and Christendom itself? Hello? How many local pastors are posting news items? How many are appearing on local TV and presenting views on radio? How many of every denomination in one community, town, village, city, county, state, are calling for massive Christian assemblies across their land? Hello? How many? Get back to me on the numbers, okay?

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