In March a government oversight committee in the US heard that approximately half of adult Americans’ photographs are stored in facial recognition databases that can be accessed by the FBI, without their knowledge or consent, in the hunt for suspected criminals. h.t. Steve Hays
Will this be the means by which the Antichrist will detect recalcitrant Christians who refuse to take the mark and worship his image?
“The second beast was empowered to give life to the image of the first beast so that it could speak, and could cause all those who did not worship the image of the beast to be killed. He also caused everyone (small and great, rich and poor, free and slave) to obtain a mark on their right hand or on their forehead. Thus no one was allowed to buy or sell things unless he bore the mark of the beast—that is, his name or his number.” (Rev 13:15–17)
Thankfully, pretrib Peruvian skull scholar L. A. Marzulli reassures us all that we will be raptured out of here before the Beast’s nasty persecution.