Friday, November 2, 2018

November 2018 Events



Now may the Lord of peace Himself give you peace
at all times and in every way.
The Lord be with all of you.
2 Thessalonians 3:16



Celestial Signs - Genesis 1:14, Psalm 19

Nov 2 - Chesvan 23 - Moon rises 1:09 between Leo's feet
Nov 2-5 - Watch for Taurid fireballs!
Nov 8-10 - https://earthsky.org/tonight/go-young-moon-hunting-november-8-10
Nov 10-11– you’ll find the moon and Saturn at early evening.
Also, the North Taurid meteors at their best at and around the midnight hour
Venus - “Morning Star” continues
Nov 17-18 - Best viewing of Leonid showers - https://earthsky.org/tonight/radiant-point-for-leonid-meteor-shower

Nov 18 - Jupiter @ Acrab alignment with Sun
 - Scorpion / Star "Akrab" Hebrew: the name of a scorpion,
but also means the conflict, or war.
Psalm 17:9 - From the wicked that oppress me, from my deadly enemies, who compass me about.
Coptic name iIsidis: the attack of the enemy, or oppression:
Arabic name Al Akrab: wounding him that cometh.
- Heaven's Declared - Page 28   (link to Stellarium view)
Libra (Altar) in claws of Scorpius (the adversary)
Nov 18 - Jupiter at Akrab (Hebrew = scorpion, conflict, or war)
6137. aqrab - https://biblehub.com/hebrew/6137.htm

Nov 20 - Jupiter inline with Scorpio's forehead
Nov 26 - Jupiter & Sun conjunction

What's in the Sky



8th Month – Bul / Marcheshvan – Sowing of wheat and barley
Oct. 10/11 – Nov 8
The Hebrew Bible, before the Babylonian Exile, refers to the month as Bul (1 Kings 6:38).
  Historical events by Hebrew date:
9th Month – Kislev – Winter rains begin (snow in some areas) Hanukkah / Feast of Dedication
Nov 9 – http://www.renewedmoon.com
-       begins after the sighting of the new moon in Jerusalem

Timeline –www.informedchristians.com:

Oct 31 - The stones continue to CRY OUT!!!  Luke 19:39-42
100 DAYS FROM JULY 23 when the stone fell from the Western Wall

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God,
and into the patient waiting for Christ.
2 Thessalonians 3:5


November Events

Ongoing
SEP 24 - MAR 28 - Samson et Dalila
Aida (Italian: [aˈiːda]) is an opera set in Egypt, it was first performed at Cairo's Khedivial Opera House on 24 December 1871  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aida
SEP 26 - MAR 7
Oct 31 – Nov ? - Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visited The Gambia, Ghana, and Nambia as part of a West Africa tour. https://www.princeofwales.gov.uk/royal-visit-west-africa-gambia

Nov 1 – Nov 30 - The Scorpion Gesture @ Times Square
The Scorpion Gesture explores bodies, space, history, and mythologies through disparate visual languages, inviting viewers to seek and consider alternate narratives of sexuality and power - http://arts.timessquarenyc.org/times-square-arts/projects/midnight-moment/the-scorpion-gesture/index.aspx


Days of the dead extends until Nov 2
·         Day of the Dead, the second day of Day of the Dead or El Dia de los Muertos celebration (Mexico)

World History | Key time markers November 2
·         1917 – The Balfour Declaration proclaims British support for the "establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people" with the clear understanding "that nothing shall be done which may prejudice the civil and religious rights of existing non-Jewish communities
·         2004 President George W. Bush was elected to a second term 
  
Oct 15 - November 2  - Times Square Valentine Heart Design Competition Finalists

Nov 2 - http://www.un.org/en/index.html - UNESCO EU / TruthNeverDies
Over the past 12 years, more than 1000 journalists were killed because they wanted to inform us. https://twitter.com/UNESCOEU/status/1057255544828977154

Nov. 2 - US release Bohemian Rhapsody - QUEEN / MERCURY /  film about the British rock band Queen, focusing on homosexual lead singer Freddie Mercury's life and leading up to Queen's Live Aid performance at Wembley Stadium in 1985. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bohemian_Rhapsody_(film)

Nov 2 - movie  The Other Side of the Wind -

Nov 3 - One World Trade Center opened
as did the PATH entrance from that building 
333 SOS. 639. 11/3. 911 We Remember. We Rebuild. We Come Back Stronger!

11.3 / 11. 5 – 2015 Economist cover 

Rev 3:11 - Behold, I come quickly: hold that fast which thou hast, that no man take thy crown.

daylight savings time – March 11 (3-11) to Nov 4 (11-4)

Nov 4 - International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP) - https://www.persecution.com

Revelation 3:5
He that overcometh, the same shall be clothed in white raiment; 
and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, 
but I will confess his name before my Father, and before his angels.


Nov 5 –Chesvan 27 - Noah / Rainbow Day -  http://watchfortheday.org
Noach and his family left the Tayva / Ark and set foot on dry ground.(Bereishit / Genesis 8:14)  http://www.torahtots.com/timecapsule/thismonth/cheshvan.htm#27

Nov 6 – US Election Day

Oct 25 – Nov 7 - Live exercises are set to commence NATO’s Trident Juncture exercises in Norway - The mock defense of the Nordic state will draw on some fifty thousand military and civilian personnel from thirty-one countries—NATO members plus Finland and Sweden
BRUSSELS – The Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group has made a rapid return to Europe in order to participate in a large-scale NATO exercise - https://www.defensenews.com/naval/2018/10/09/us-aircraft-carrier-truman-will-sail-in-huge-nato-exercise/ 
Nov 14-23 - Command post exercise (CPX), NATO Joint Warfare Centre in Stavanger, Norway

Nov 8 - The Duke of Sussex will visit the Field of Remembrance at WAbbey. This will be the 90th year of the Field of Remembrance, which is organised by PoppyFactory, and the 6th time that HRH has attended the event.  https://twitter.com/KensingtonRoyal/status/1057965997171359744

Nov 8 - The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will attend the tusk_org Conservation Awards   https://twitter.com/KensingtonRoyal/status/1057622063882665984 - TuskAwards  

November 9-10, 1938 - Kristallnacht as a turning point in the persecution of Jews; some historians believe that "the Holocaust" really began with the horrific and terrifying events of Kristallnacht. The 7 day period of preparation to All Hallows Eve/Halloween is significant. The 7 long years of increasing evil and wickedness from 1938-1945 began on Cheshvan 15. 



And before the throne there was a sea of glass like unto crystal: and in the midst of the throne, and round about the throne, were four beasts full of eyes before and behind.

Nov 9, 1989 - Fall of Berlin Wall 
11-9-89 - http://torahcalendar.com/Calendar.asp?YM=Y1989M9 / 11-9-38 = 11-9-11

Nov 9 - movie premieres: Overload (D-Day) / Outlaw King / River Runs Red /
The Grinch / Time Freak / Fantastic Beasts 2
The Girl in the Spider's Web: A New Dragon Tattoo Story 

11-11-1620 – The Mayflower Compact is signed in what is now Provincetown Harbor near Cape Cod.


Armistice 100 –
100th Anniversary of the end of WWI

Nov 11 – Over 60 World Leaders to Attend Paris WWI Commemorations
The main ceremony will take place at the Arc de Triomphe war monument in Paris at 11 a.m.
The two leaders are also expected to meet briefly in Paris on Nov. 11 during an event to commemorate 100 years since the end of World War I.
Trump to attend WWI military parade in Paris in November - https://youtu.be/68VwZTs1JI0
Trump cancels military parade, will go to Paris Nov. 11 instead https://youtu.be/IYu6BDtC10I
Putin and Trump set to meet in Paris on Nov. 11: Kremlin. On the 100th anniversary to the day of the WWI Armistice. Armistice of 11 November 1918The Armistice was agreed upon at 5:00 a.m. on 11 November, to come into effect at 11:00 a.m. Paris time (noon German time), for which reason the occasion is sometimes referred to as “the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month“. Signatures were made between 5:12 a.m. and 5:20 a.m., Paris time‘We are preparing for war’ Russia issues SHOCK warning over US withdrawal from INF Treaty.  http://www.dailycrow.com/

Secret of the Hebrew letter Kuf = 100

The stones continue to CRY OUT!!!  Luke 19:39-42
100 DAYS FROM JULY 23 - stone fell to snake found on Western Wall

11-11 @ 11:11
 - Anthem Veterans Memorial, Anthem, Arizona   

Nov 11-13 - Paris Peace Forum  - https://parispeaceforum.org/program/
 - 119 projects were selected to be showcased 
Peace is linked with global governance
Funded by private and public partners
Forum de Paris sur la Paix : rendez-vous le 11 novembre 2018 | Emmanuel Macron
Connecting actors, advancing concrete initiatives and, in doing so, strengthening the multilateral order – these are the objectives of the Paris Peace Forum.
The Grande halle de la Villette (originally: Grande Halle aux Boeufs; translation: "Great Hall of Cattle"), formerly a slaughterhouse and now a cultural center 

9th Month – Kislev – Nov 14-17 - Thursday - Saturday
 - http://torahcalendar.com/Calendar.asp?YM=Y2018M9 (day delay of new moon sighting)
7th of Kislev - Death of Alexander I. Jannaeus The Golden Eagle Torn Down - Megillat Ta'anit
8th of Kislev - Fast of the 9th Month Jehoiakim Burns Jeremiah's Scroll
Jeremiah 36:1-32, Megillat Ta'anit

Nov 14-23 - Command post exercise (CPX), NATO Joint Warfare Centre in Stavanger, Norway

Israel 70th year continues - May 14, 1948, the day the British Mandate expired
Nov 14, 1948 – Prince Charles 70th birthday
PRINCE CHARLES VISITS DIAGEO-OWNED SCOTCH DISTILLERY NEAR BALMORAL
In 1988 on the 140th anniversary of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert paying a visit to the Scotch producer. The 1988 Royal Lochnagar Scotch whisky will be bottled on Prince Charles’s 70th birthday on 14 November 2018.
https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/10/prince-charles-visits-2nd-scottish-distillery-in-balmoral/


Nov 16/17 - Parashah #7 Scripture Readings Va-Yetzei (And He Went Out) 
Torah Genesis 28:10-32:2 Haftarahs Hosea 12:12-14:9

Nov 16 - Final Day - ITU Plenipotentiary Conference (29 October - 16 November)
 29 October to 16 November, and is being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE.  The International Telecommunication Union's (ITU's) 20th Plenipotentiary Conference brings together more than 2,500 global ICT decision-makers to ‘work as one’ to advance the power of ‘Tech for Good.’ UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in a video message: “I recently established a High-Level Panel to help advance digital cooperation across the globe... Together, we can nurture a digital future that is safe and beneficial for all." Member States of the ITU have re-elected Houlin Zhao of China as ITU Secretary-General   http://www.un.org/en/index.html   https://www.itu.int/en/mediacentre/Pages/2018-PR33.aspx
Nov 18, 1928 - 90th Anniversary of Mickey Mouse

The interactive 16,000 square-foot exhibit, "Mickey: The True Original Exhibition" Step into the fluorescent world of Mickey Mouse-themed Cosmic Cavern in this 360° video tour. https://youtu.be/CJFjC_GMfmw
https://partners.disney.com/mickey-the-true-original-exhibition



UN World Children's Day (20 November)


Nov 22, 1963 - 55th Anniversary of JFK assassination

Nov 22/23 - Full Moon

Nov 23/24 - Parashah #8 Scripture Readings Va-Yishlach (And He Sent) 
Torah Genesis 32:3-36:43 Haftarahs Hosea 11:7-12:11 & Obadiah 1:1-21
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vayishlach

Nov 23 - Brewery Ommegang released an official line of "Game of Thrones" beers, with the latest called King in the North, due Nov. 23, and there also have been wines released under the "Game of Thrones" label. 


25 November – 10 December
Orange the World, HearMeToo  Activism kick off on 25 Nov
For the 16 Days of Activism, this compilation features the stories of some of the brave women and men who are paving the way for a safer, more equal and better world for all.   http://www.un.org/en/index.html


Nov 26-27 - Berlin Foreign Policy Forum 2018
“Unite or Decline: Europe’s Future in an Unruly World”
26-27 November 2018, Berlin
https://twitter.com/NATO


Nov 1 – Nov 30The Scorpion Gesture @ Times Square
The Scorpion Gesture explores bodies, space, history, and mythologies through disparate visual languages, inviting viewers to seek and consider alternate narratives of sexuality and power - http://arts.timessquarenyc.org/times-square-arts/projects/midnight-moment/the-scorpion-gesture/index.aspx

Nov. 30 - annual Group of 20 summit in Argentina  for meetings with leaders of the world’s largest economies.

Nov 30/Dec 1 - Parashah #9 Scripture Readings Va-Yeshev (And He Settled) 
Torah Genesis 37:1-40:23 Haftarahs Amos 2:6-3:8

Other international meetings:  
http://www.iisd.ca/upcoming/  &  http://en.unesco.org

Current news with biblical connections:

2017 Events - http://tammyjdub.blogspot.com/2017/11/november-events.html
2016 Events - http://tammyjdub.blogspot.com/2016/11/november-events.html



Dec 3-11 - Hanukkah / Feast of Dedication (John 10:22)

http://torahcalendar.com

Ongoing –
TBA - Arch of Triumph of Palmyra, Syria returns to Palmyra ??


But we should always thank God for you,
brothers who are loved by the Lord,
because God has chosen you from the beginning to be saved
by the sanctification of the Spirit and by faith in the truth.
2 Thessalonians 2:13


Chazak!

Psalm 27:13-14 - The LORD is My Salvation
Still I am certain to see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.
Wait patiently for the LORD; 
be strong and courageous.
Wait patiently for the LORD.