The very mentioning of the phrases Ark of the Covenant evokes totally different reactions to totally different folks. The web is rife with literature of students and historians who’ve devoted their life time in analysis geared toward unraveling the thriller of the disappearance of the treasured chest, that’s stated to comprise the 2 stone tablets, that God ordered Moses to arrange, after emotionally breaking the unique ones.
It’s on the latter tablets that God, inscribed the Ten Commandments, utilizing His personal hand. The tablets had been put in a chest, whose dimensions had been exact, given to Moses by God in individual as defined within the e-book of exodus 25; 9 – 10. Students are in a position to hint the whereabouts of the chest till about 600 BC. The chest is alleged to own mysterious energy. When it was carried by the Israelites, they loved particular powers and safety because the Holy Scriptures explains. Joshua; 3; 15 -16 4; 7-18.
This brings us again to the query, does the Ark actually exist? Would God enable such a coveted merchandise to simply disappear with out hint? Whether it is holed up someplace, would it not nonetheless possess the mysterious energy that it initially had?
In accordance with a Unesco sunctioned analysis primarily based in Kenya, whose findings have been shared with the locals by way of a weekly radio program, the Ark DOES EXIST INTACT. Certainly it has been within the nation because the 12 months 1210 when it was introduced down from Ethiopia by way of the Kenyan coast. A duplicate of the chest was made on the Kenyan coast, however the authentic was carried as much as Mt Kenya, the place it has been held for all these years.
The communities residing across the mountain, i.e. the Gikuyu, Embu and Meru referred to as the mountain Kirinyaga which interprets to the seat of God. A lot of them know that the mountain has a particular hyperlink with God and that if you pray dealing with the mountain which was their manner of worship for generations, earlier than the onset of Christianity, God all the time answered their prayers promptly.
Certainly when the accredited elders set to go up the mountain to intercede to God on behalf of the communities throughout extended drought, it’s stated that they all the time got here down in heavy downpour. That used to occur usually after each couple of years.
What most members of the communities residing immediately have learnt from this system is that there existed a covenant of the above talked about communities with God, to re-affirm their dedication to Him after each fifty years. That used to occur constantly till the 12 months 1928 when the British colonizers enforced legal guidelines that denied the Gikuyu, Embu and Meru communities to worship within the Mt Kenya forest, and even whereas dealing with it, terming the customs as backward and uncivilized.
Nevertheless, neighborhood members have been urged to revisit the customs, by fasting and repenting in an preparation for main reconciliation with God. The climax is scheduled to be between twentieth and twenty third Nov. 2007. Then all companies from the enterprising members of the communities shall be suspended. All of the folks have been requested to wish and stay of their properties for 3 days. On the twenty fourth, they’re meant to make peace with their neighbors by sharing meals as an emblem of reconciliation. On the twenty fifth, the elders will ship a consultant to deal with a press convention and clarify what was taking place within the three particular days. It on this convention that it is anticipated that for the primary time ever, the residents of Kenya will make it public that certainly they’re the custodians of the Authentic Ark of the Covenant.
That is one event that non secular students from everywhere in the world can not afford to overlook. Certainly the sequence of occasions is carefully being monitored from everywhere in the world. Though this system is introduced within the Gikuyu dialect, the presenter retains telling the listener that he’s conscious of people who’ve learnt the language purposely to be a part of the on goings.
The ‘spies’, are primarily drawn from the USA, Britain and Israel. No matter occurs within the three days, there shall be occasions with far reaching historic and non secular implications which can be more likely to activate not simply debate worldwide, however rather more curiosity in Mt. Kenya, and Kenya as a rustic.
We will preserve you posted on what transpires within the three days, and replace on the press convention. Watch this area.