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Eighth Plague – Locusts – Invade Israel

A swarm of several thousands locusts that descended on Egypt began to cross into southern Israel Monday night, but agricultural officials said that pesticides will limit the damage.

A small swarm of the destructive cousin to the grasshopper was discovered on the Israeli side of the border with Egypt for the first time in eight years. They are expected to be exterminated Monday night or early Tuesday morning, Ynet reported.

Egypt has suffered millions of dollars in crop damage from more than 30 million locusts that swarmed over parts of Egypt, including Cairo and Giza.

Locusts were the eighth plague that God set on ancient Egypt prior to the freedom of Jews on the Passover, which this year begins in three weeks.

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7 Responses to “Eighth Plague – Locusts – Invade Israel”

  1. Ruth Hirt says:

    L_rd G_d save YOUR People, YOUR Land.

  2. Robert Nolte says:

    Get RIGHT, ask JESUS TO SAVE YOU AND ask for FORGIVENESS admit you are a sinner, and believe that he rose on the 3rd day and defeated death…..believe that he died for your sins and believe that he is , was, and will be God's SON……………Jesus' is coming hallelujah!

  3. Cyndi Slaughter says:

    Just read it, and today I was reading Isaiah, and the Lord spoke about Egypt. Very interesting.

  4. Basya Neshama Leiba Wolkenfeld says:

    The time of final redemption is near!

  5. Ruth Hirt says:

    Our G_d of host, YOU promised to bless the Land when YOUR people return to it. We pray for YOUR containment of this plague, in Christ Jesus' Name we pray, amen.

  6. Lili Liloo says:

    these are the last days of world as we know it.

  7. Yhvh Elect says:

    prepare for the tribulation of the antichrist (satan). he is at the door. Gods prohecies are beening fulfilled.

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