Tag Archives: War

An Answer of a letter from a friend in the country to a friend in the city

speculations on Christ’s second coming based on numerical calculations from scripture, rumors of coming war, the recent comet is indicative of the coming apocalypse, blood falling from the sky, the most recent comet signifies Christ’s coming work, plagues and fire, and a flood the enemies of God’s people, from which they will be delivered, bad news for France and an upcoming death of a European prince

Memento’s to the vvorld, or, An historical collection of divers wonderful comets

discussion of past comets, especially that which appeared after the birth of Christ, then more recent comets including the last two, which foreshadow God’s wrath, discussion of biblical wrath such as the Flood and the punishing of Egypt, and how sin like in the past is abundant today, the comets signify poverty, plagues, and storms, in addition to war, fire, and lightning

Mr. Lillies new prophecy, of the white-Easter, and its effects

discusses past comets, and the more recent one in 1652 and the comet predicted by the author that appeared in 1672, it was seen in Hampshire and its tail pointed to the East, this comet will result in war, poverty, famine, the burning of cities, and other tragedies for Europe, especially Germany, Holland, and Constantinople