What exactly is “Pharmakeia”, you may ask? It is a Greek word, which translates in English to “Pharmacist”, or “Pharmacy”. The significance of this is that the Bible warns us of this in Gelatians 1; Revelation 2. The definition of the scripture is when things begin to unfold.
“Pharmakeia— 1.) the use or the administering of drugs. (2.) poisoning (3.) sorcery, magical arts often found in connection with idolatry and fostered by it. (4.) metaph. the deceptions and seductions of idolatry.
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When you consider the opiates crisis that we’re facing, you can’t help but draw the connections to what the Bible is warning us of. In order to truly understand the havoc of destruction that these substances can cause upon a person, and their family.
There’s children killing parents, parents abandoning children because of drug addiction, and the spread of deadly viruses because of IV drug use. We are facing an epidemic with drugs, which is just as effective at killing as pandemics.
Then it brings you to the question, “why is the Government so set on Free healthcare? It’s the most effective way of mass addiction, legally and unsuspecting. The last person you would expect to give you something harmful is a Doctor… right?