Waiting for Islam’s Messiah
By George Thomas
CBN News Reporter
July 17, 2008
CBNNews.com – QOM, Iran — Iran’s president believes Allah has chosen him to prepare the world for the coming of an Islamic ‘savior’ called the Mahdi.
But before the Mahdi’s return, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad believes there must be global chaos – even if he has to create it himself.
Whether it’s his belief that Israel should be wiped off the map, denials of the Holocaust, obsession with going nuclear, or support for radical Islamic terrorist groups, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is a man on a divine mission.
To understand him, and that mission, you have travel to the small dusty village of Jamkaran tucked in a corner of Iran’s holy city of Qom…
And many of them are convinced that President Ahmadinjead will fulfill his divine mission to prepare the world for the coming of the Islamic ‘savior.’