1.What is British Israel? 2. Why is it important?
British Israel Anglo-Israel National Message Israel Identity Celto-Anglo-Saxon National Covenant National Promises … etc. The Lost 10-Tribes of Bible Israel Found today in Britain, Commonwealth, USA, Scandinavia & Some Western European nations
Where are the 10 tribes of the Northern House of Israel? They never returned to the promised land! They must exist – the only question is where?
And they left all the commandments of the LORD their God, and made them molten images, even two calves, and made a grove, and worshipped all the host of heaven, and served Baal. …Therefore the LORD was very angry with Israel, and removed them out of his sight: there was none left but the tribe of Judah only 2 Kings 17:16, 18
Paul wrote in Romans 10:1 Brethren, my heart's desire and prayer to God for Israel is, that they might be saved. Romans 11:25 For I would not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of this mystery … that blindness in part is happened to Israel, until the fulness of the Gentiles be come in.
“the ten tribes are beyond the Euphrates till now, and are an immense multitude” (Antiquities of the Jews, 11:5:2) Jewish Historian Flavius Josephus – 1 st century AD
Dr. Moses Margoliouth, (Jewish scholar 1820-1881) wrote… “It may not be out of place to state that the Isles afar off mentioned in the 31st chapter of Jeremiah were supposed by the ancients to be Britannia, Scotia and Hibernia (Ireland) …” Rabbi Moses Maimonides, in 1131 declared: …“I believe the ten tribes to be in various parts of West Europe.”
Have the name GREAT (Gen 12:2) Become a GREAT NATION and a COMPANY OF NATIONS (Gen 35:11) Be sifted through the nations and re-locate NW of Palestine (Amos 9:9)(Isa 49:12) Have a new appointed place by God (2 Sam 7:10)
Israel was to become a multitudinous people (Gen 15:5 ) Spread abroad and colonize to the W, E, N and S (Gen 28:14) Inherit the desolate and waste places (Isa 54:3) Possess the gates of their enemies (Gen 22:17)
Israel to spread abroad N E W S WEST EAST NORTH SOUTH
Possessing the Gates G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G
Become a blessing to every nation (Gen 12:2; Gen 28:14) God would Bless those that blessed them and curse them that curse them (Gen 12:3) Be blind to their original identity (Isa 42:19) Have command of the seas (Num 24:7) Have a perpetual royal dynasty. A descendent of King David ruling (Jer 33:17) Possessors of the Shepherd Stone of Israel (Gen 49:24)
HRH Queen Elizabeth II 1953 The Coronation Throne & Jacob’s Stone Queen Elizabeth Direct line from King David
The Lion & Unicorn Num 24:8-9 The Lion & Unicorn God brought him (i.e. Jacob-Israel) forth out of Egypt; he hath as it were the strength of an unicorn: he shall eat up the nations his enemies, and shall break their bones, and pierce them through with his arrows. He couched, he lay down as a lion, and as a great lion: who shall stir him up? Blessed is he that blesseth thee, and cursed is he that curseth thee.
Symbols of Israel EPHRAIMMANASSEH The Birthright Blessings “God and my (birth)Right” “Evil to him who thinks evil of it” King David
MANASSEH Manasseh The Hebrew word for Eagle The middle letters in Manasseh form the Hebrew word for Eagle Gen 49:23-24 The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and hated him: But his bow abode in strength, and the arms of his hands were made strong by the hands of the mighty God of Jacob
Be a people that would serve God’s purposes (Isa 41:8-9) Serve as God’s battle-axe in time of war (Jer 51:19-20) Hated by enemies, but prevail through God’s Intervention (Gen 49:23-24) Suffer great troubles in the last days – “Jacob’s Trouble” (Jer 30:7)
Israel to be Blind to their Identity Isa 42:19 Who is blind, but my servant? or deaf, as my messenger that I sent? who is blind as he that is perfect, and blind as the LORD'S servant?
God promised to lead Blind Israel Isa 42:16 And I will bring the blind by a way that they knew not; I will lead them in paths that they have not known: I will make darkness light before them, and crooked things straight. These things will I do unto them, and not forsake them.
A Challenge from God No Cause for National Pride The Bible says: "Therefore say unto the House of Israel, Thus saith the Lord GOD; I do not this for your sakes, O House of Israel, but for mine holy name's sake... Not for your sakes do I this, saith the Lord GOD, be it known unto you: be ashamed and confounded for your own ways, O House of Israel.“ Ezekiel 36:22,32.
Israel & Salvation MATT 8: 11-12 "And I say unto you, that many shall come from the east and west, and shall sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, in the Kingdom of Heaven. But the children of the Kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.“ John 3:3 "Except a man be born again, he cannot see the Kingdom of God.”