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Worms from Hell Unearthed That Were 8 Feet Long

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December 14, 2014, 09:13:41 pm Christian40 says: the capital W is for Jesus the lower w is for the Bible
December 14, 2014, 09:12:46 pm Christian40 says: This is the case for Michael being the restrainer here:
http://endtimesandcurrentevents.freesmfhosting.com/index.php/topic,15.0.html
December 13, 2014, 06:59:23 pm BornAgain2 says: What's the difference b/w the "word of God" and the "Word of God"?(one is capitalized, and one is not)
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December 12, 2014, 03:37:09 am Christian40 says: Revelation 5:11 And I beheld, and I heard the voice of many angels round about the throne and the beasts and the elders: and the number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands;
12 Saying with a loud voice, Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honour, and glory, and blessing.
13 And every creature which is in heaven, and on the earth, and under the earth, and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them, heard I saying, Blessing, and honour, and glory, and power, be unto him that sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb for ever and ever.
December 10, 2014, 04:48:07 pm BornAgain2 says: Thank you for the info, Mark - also, notice that in Matthew 24:21, it just says "great tribulation"(NO "the" in front of it, that is). It's alot like in Revelation 2:22 where those that commit adultery with Jezebel are cast into great tribulation(again, NO "the" in front of it). And I don't think this particular passage is referencing the Time of Jacob's Trouble period.
December 10, 2014, 04:37:51 pm Mark says: The "Time of Jacob's Trouble" is the correct title. If i remember correctly, the "great tribulation" as used was by Hal Lindsey as to distinguish between 3 1/2 year marks. The Lord talks of the Great Tribulation in Matt 24:21 happening AFTER the abomination of desolation. So other authors tend to use the phrase to refer to the last 3.5 years as the great Tribulation.
December 10, 2014, 11:36:59 am BornAgain2 says: Isn't the proper title "Time of Jacob's Trouble", and NOT the "great tribulation period"? I say this b/c(and this is just me) the former clearly says the 7 year period largely focuses on Israel. While the latter craftily says it focuses on EVERYONE(yes, including the NT Church). Ultimately, it seems like the more everyone uses the latter term, the more everything will have this misperception that it's something else.
December 07, 2014, 04:09:50 am Christian40 says: Matthew 7:15 Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves.
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« on: June 02, 2011, 07:27:44 pm »

Mar 9:43  And if thy hand offend thee, cut it off: it is better for thee to enter into life maimed, than having two hands to go into hell, into the fire that never shall be quenched:
Mar 9:44  Where their worm dieth not, and the fire is not quenched.
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So-called "worms from hell" have been unearthed, and they have raised the possibility of extraterrestrial life. Is ET in these crazy, long organisms? They were found deep below the surface of the Earth, and now they have scientists thinking about the possibilities of this type of life form elsewhere.

The reason for the name "worms from hell" is because these creatures lived more than a mile below the Earth's surface, which must be fairly close to Hell at least by some estimations. They are actually called nematodes, or roundworms, and they were found in South African gold mines.

Tullis Onstott, lead researcher on the project, said, "This is telling us something brand new. For a relatively complex creature like a nematode to penetrate that deep is simply remarkable." The worms have nervous, digestive, and reproductive systems, which is what makes them complex.

Before this dramatic discovery, many researchers believed that such lifeforms could not live in an environment like that found so far under the Earth. Could this discovery mean that there is life on Mars or the Moon or on other planets throughout the Solar System? It certainly opens up the possibility, which is pretty amazing.

Of course, the name "worms from hell" may need a little work, but there is time for that. For now, science gets to imagine the possibilities of this extraordinary discovery, and that is what it is all about.

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« Reply #1 on: June 02, 2011, 08:41:26 pm »

Mar 9:43  And if thy hand offend thee, cut it off: it is better for thee to enter into life maimed, than having two hands to go into hell, into the fire that never shall be quenched:
Mar 9:44  Where their worm dieth not, and the fire is not quenched.
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I imagined God removing arms and legs of those cast into the lake of fire; a human without limbs would look like a worm.
And if thy hand offend thee, cut it off; would it be a stretch to think God would cut off arms and legs?
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« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2011, 01:42:49 am »

"The giant Gippsland earthworm, Megascolides australis, is one of Australia's 1,000 native earthworm species. These Giant earthworms average 100 cm long and 2 cm in diameter and can reach 3 m in length. They have a dark purple head and a blue-grey body.

They live in the subsoil of blue, grey or red clay soils along stream banks and some south or west facing hills of their remaining habitat which is in Gippsland in Victoria, Australia.

These worms live in deep burrow systems and require water in their environment to respire. These worms rarely leave their moist burrows. They have relatively long life spans for invertebrates and can take 5 years to reach maturity. They breed in the warmer months and produce large egg cocoons which are laid in their burrows. When these worms hatch in 12 months they are already 20 cm long.

They can sometimes be heard in their habitat making gurgling sounds as they move underground.

Located near the town of Bass is the Giant Earthworm Museum. This building allows tourists to crawl through a magnified replica of a worm burrow and a simulated worm's stomach. Displays and educational material on the Giant Gippsland earthworm and other natural history of Gippsland are featured.

As with many of Australiaís native species, European colonisation has resulted in the decline of the Giant Gippsland earthworm and they are now a protected species. Some farmers in the area have stopped raising cattle and have begun planting crops. When the farmers till the ground many of the worms are severed, and some scientists believe that worms are killed as a result of the tilling. Thus, the giant earthworm is in danger of becoming extinct."

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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2011, 01:52:26 am »



"I was looking through google trends today and noticed that their was a lot of buzz on the internet over Giant South African Earthworms. What so special about Giant South African Earthworms?

The Microchaetus rappi more commonly know as the Giant South African Earthworm can grow to over 20 feet long! In 1967 a world record setting specimen 22 feet long was found beside a road in Williamís Town, South Africa.

Although I wasnít able to find any pictures of this 22 foot monster. I did find this smaller version above."

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http://surferjerry.com/creatures/giant-south-african-earthworm/
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Gen 3:14  And the LORD God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life:
Mat_13:38  ... but the tares are the children of the wicked one;
1Jn_3:10  In this the children of God are manifest, and the children of the devil:
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