For decades, we have been fed the lie that ritualistic killings do not happen. Nevertheless, there are people amongst us who are torturing and killing innocent creatures, animal and human, an activity that is certainly motivated by evil spirits. Rituals of torture and execution are performed to unleash evil powers. Here is a recent story from CBS Seattle:
Police: Dog Dies In ‘Ritualistic Execution,’ Nearly 40 Others Mysteriously Vanish
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (CBS Seattle) — Idaho authorities are investigating the mysterious disappearances of nearly 40 dogs, including one that died in a suspected ritual killing.
Reuters reports the dogs have gone missing over the past few months in the Magic Valley region.
“The dogs seem to vanish into thin air,” Debbie Blackwood, director of the Twin Falls animal shelter, told Reuters.
The dogs have reportedly been lured into vans and never seen again.
“They saw them loading them in their vehicle,” Blackwood told KPVI-TV. “They let their little dog out, next thing she knows a red van pulls up and she has to race out and retrieve it, an older person in the dark.”
One German shepherd was found with its head crushed with a stone and its body covered with a purple blanket in what authorities say was a “ritualistic execution.” Other dogs were found with their mouths duct-taped shut and their teeth filed off.
John Goodwin, head of animal cruelty policy for the Humane Society, told Reuters that these dogs were most likely not used for dog-fighting.
The Humane Society has offered a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the missing dogs.
We need to pray for God’s protection and claim Psalm 91 for ourselves, our family, our neighbors, and our pets. Jesus said that His Father knows when a little sparrow falls to the ground. He cares about all His creatures. It is an evil act to harm a living creature. Let us be aware of the dangers around us and do what we can to protect what God loves.