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COVID-19 & lockdown is scheme to 'control movement'- Bishop Cline

-says book of revelations in being fulfilled 'right before our eyes'
Controversial Pastor of the New Life Baptist Church in Duff's Bottom, Tortola, Bishop John I. Cline says the global threat of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the accompanying Curfews being implemented in several countries, is part of a grand scheme to control the movement of people. Photo: VINO/File
On March 25, 2020, a total curfew was announced by Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) after the Territory recorded its first two cases of COVID-19, the Premier had earlier closed the territory's borders. Photo: GIS/File
On March 25, 2020, a total curfew was announced by Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) after the Territory recorded its first two cases of COVID-19, the Premier had earlier closed the territory's borders. Photo: GIS/File
DUFFS BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – Controversial Pastor of the New Life Baptist Church in Duff's Bottom, Tortola, Bishop John I. Cline says the global threat of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the accompanying curfews being implemented in several countries, is part of a grand scheme to control the movement of people.

"We've seen the military... and the aim is to get everybody to stay in their homes and then say to them, the only way you can come out your homes is not when the virus has passed... is when they know that they have put in place the necessary measures to control the movements," he said in a March 25, 2020, social media video. 

Tracking ID's coming - Bishop Cline 

On March 25, 2020, a total curfew was announced by Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) after the Territory recorded its first two cases of COVID-19, the Premier had earlier closed the territory's borders against the threat.

According to the Premier, the aim of the 24/7 lockdown is to make sure health authorities get to do their work and ensure the safety of the Territory while containing the spread of the virus.

However, according to Bishop Cline, the borders of the Virgin Islands remains closed to facilitate electronic ID's, which he claims is to track people as they move around the world when international travel resumes.

"This is not accident, this is not Coronavirus keep you safe, this is a plan of the great nations of the world," he said. 

On Thursday, the Bishop in a leaked voice message to his congregation moved to indicate that he would defy the curfew orders and later recanted his statements on March 26, 2020.

"My dear people of the New Life Baptist Church, this new curfew starting Friday for 24 hours for a whole week shutdown, I am telling you all now, I will have church on Sunday is it's me by myself, this has gone too far!' he said before apologising.

'Something else going on here!' - Bishop Cline 

However, in his March 25, 2020, statement the Bishop had warned his congregation, "Now the people of God, we [are] going have a choice... where we make a decision. If you want to get off BVI and fly to Puerto Rico and they say you have to have the mark, this chip, this code, what [are] you going to do?" 

Bishop Cline reiterated that something else is going on regarding the measures governments are taking to control the deadly COVID-19 disease around the world.

"If they find a cure for Corona, they going shoot something else out there to keep you in your home until they accomplish whatever it is they are trying to accomplish," he said. 

 

 

 

86 Responses to “COVID-19 & lockdown is scheme to 'control movement'- Bishop Cline”

  • fresh air (28/03/2020, 13:30) Like (76) Dislike (17) Reply
    He got energy for everything except for the moldy rugs in his building. Go sit down you little dwarf
    • Woke (28/03/2020, 19:40) Like (11) Dislike (3) Reply
      Remember Jim Jones and what happened to his followers? All I have to say is don't drink no Kool-Aid or concoctions he tells you to drink.
  • Stop It Cline (28/03/2020, 13:35) Like (41) Dislike (4) Reply
    Relax on your huge balcony and take in the fresh air.

    God is in control...don’t be of little faith.
    • Yep (28/03/2020, 16:41) Like (15) Dislike (11) Reply
      Exactly, he and others are going around as if this wasn't expected to come to pass. Now, some of them watch a few YouTube videos and they're all experts on secret agendas and the NWO
  • Hmm (28/03/2020, 13:40) Like (14) Dislike (7) Reply
    Yet people still walking the streets police not doing them jobs making one two arrest
  • I thought them say you dumb (28/03/2020, 13:43) Like (47) Dislike (18) Reply
    First woke thing I heard you said all your lifeeee!! You can’t reach the people with this tho because ain’t no stopping this agenda and they can’t see what’s going on behind the curtains, just secure yourself because it’s gonna be a bumpy ride
  • Woke (28/03/2020, 13:46) Like (43) Dislike (23) Reply
    Say less pastor, they won’t see what you see... but I’m hoping you can get thru to the people because we need to wake them up but either way it’s coming

    https://savedmag.com/bill-gates-quantum-dot-digital-tattoo-implant-to-track-covid-19-vaccine-compliance/
    • making sense (28/03/2020, 15:00) Like (8) Dislike (13) Reply
      Devide..fear ...control.. Rule.. There agenda.. im abroad cant even get home to check on my house.. i ws told all my back yard garden trees died... no rain.. im not there to give them a little water..My money in the bank cant get access to it...went away last week Saturday just for 3 days by Monday i was locked out.. dont hve money.. all my money in the bank in tortola.. Is the plan to get ua back home?
      • #BVISTRONG (28/03/2020, 17:13) Like (9) Dislike (7) Reply
        You knew of the covid situation. You should have stayed at home. I think that the thousands of lives that are leaders are trying to save are far more important than the few plants that you are complaining about so get with the program!
      • Carmen (28/03/2020, 18:10) Like (11) Dislike (1) Reply
        Use your bank card or borrow money. You should have stayed at home because the dangers of the virus were known well before last week Monday, but obviously you took things for granted. Hope when you return you do the responsible thing and stay at home for at least two weeks.
      • @ making sense (28/03/2020, 20:05) Like (9) Dislike (0) Reply
        You are not making sense.
        No more than it made sense to travel knowing that a global travel lockdown was beginning.
    • lodger (28/03/2020, 20:24) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
      How do you people get through the week? Job, kids, cooking, cleaning etc.
  • boy (28/03/2020, 13:54) Like (13) Dislike (10) Reply
    I just heard a bike up an down where are the police ?
    • China Desease (28/03/2020, 14:54) Like (10) Dislike (11) Reply
      Trump knows exactly wht he is saying.. Trump only call this the China desease.. The state of China should be charged by the world court for crime aginst humanity.... This was intended by the state of China to eliminate the protestors.. It got out of comtrol nd cause the world this much pain n suffering n death... when summer come around it will be gone... The heat will kill it
  • Got me on your side (28/03/2020, 14:08) Like (24) Dislike (14) Reply
    You won me over with this one, people will look at you crazy but they did the same to Noah
    • Keeping it real (28/03/2020, 15:18) Like (11) Dislike (34) Reply
      Andrew Fahie and cabinet need to think for themselves. Stop watching CNN. NY has how many cases and no shut down, what is he trying to prove, tomorrow I am going beach as usual
      • @Keeping it real (28/03/2020, 17:23) Like (16) Dislike (0) Reply
        If you are such a great fan of Trump and what's happening in NY, it might be a good time for you to take a one way trip there as soon as our boarders are open. What better way to show that you support Trump. When you contract the virus and lie in your hospital bed, think of the stupidity that once came out of your mouth.
        • Keeping it real (28/03/2020, 20:59) Like (3) Dislike (2) Reply
          Can’t wait for the boaders ito open. I’m out of here
          • @keepingitreal (29/03/2020, 00:40) Like (5) Dislike (0) Reply
            Perhaps u could charter a boat n go through St Thomas back to ur country
            How about that ?
      • @Keeping it real (28/03/2020, 19:24) Like (13) Dislike (1) Reply
        What is real is we do not know how many cases there are in the VI.
        What is real is that the virus can be transmitted by someone who has no symptoms.
        What is real is that we first became aware of a case by an informant.
        What is real is that it is taking more than 2weeks to get test results, if at all.
        What is real is that the ilnness is highly contagious and deadly.
        • At @ keep it real (29/03/2020, 08:29) Like (6) Dislike (2) Reply
          I realize you forget one thing. The Sun is the enemy the natural cure for this illness...Maybe some people who came in with it already been cured by the sun light..
          • uhh (29/03/2020, 16:37) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
            The Dominican Republic has about 800 cases. They have the same sun that we have and they are outdoors a whole lot.
      • peace (28/03/2020, 21:35) Like (7) Dislike (0) Reply
        Dear sir/madam stop the nonsense. You need to be obedient. The government doing the right thing. Think about those first world countries with many hospitals etc and they can't manage this virus much less here with only one hospital.
        Its because of our disobedience why we are in so much problems with God and man. Let us pray for healing and change of our ways.
        Please be obedient. I pray God keep you and your family safe.
        To the our leader of this country I pray God give you all guidance. Blessings
      • @Keeping it real (29/03/2020, 03:52) Like (4) Dislike (1) Reply
        NY have so many cases and the numbers climbing daily because they do not have a lockdown, hence the reason for the lockdown here in the BVI. Did you stop to think of what you said? You should be thanking the premier
      • @ keeping it real (29/03/2020, 09:30) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
        Are you referring to New York City located up north in the United States the current epicenter of the virus,
        Are you on planet Earth or simply missing too many screws.
      • ladypbs (29/03/2020, 10:29) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
        tortola is small. it does not have the equipment the resources such as New York. so many people have died, what happen to the people with asthma, cancer, high blood, diabetes, people on dialysis the elderly, we are very close net people if we get the pandemic such as New York, how are we going to handle it? you will be the first to say they didn't do there jobs. think? if it spread in our like tola like New York then what? this is not not a politics virus it have nothing to do with politics
  • Agree (28/03/2020, 14:49) Like (12) Dislike (21) Reply
    We are been dictated to.. we are under the agenda of evil people....We have the Cure the heat the natural sun..let the people go out be expose to the sunlight... we wont get sick.. we will be well.... Man made bacterias are design to live in cold temperature.....
  • clown (28/03/2020, 15:00) Like (8) Dislike (8) Reply
    Keep watching YouTube videos
  • NICK (28/03/2020, 15:26) Like (8) Dislike (21) Reply

    I dont understand why all newspapers are writing articles on this *****. Shut the **** up pastor. i think you start to understand that poeple will not believe in your fiction god,who is supposed to do good and not bad.poeple may be time to ask yourself if god really exists.

  • Help (28/03/2020, 15:28) Like (11) Dislike (15) Reply
    My wife is nagging, side thing demanding and baby crying. Can someone please help me? Just want pretty thing to pass the time with.
  • Really (28/03/2020, 15:32) Like (21) Dislike (8) Reply
    What wrong with you John. You didnt bring a chic by you for the week to occuoy ur time. Stop putting more crap i peoples head.
  • Real (28/03/2020, 16:02) Like (12) Dislike (19) Reply
    The launch of the 5G is real and that is why the Governor is saying stay indoors because it is being launched over our area. The Governor knows exactly what’s going on.The side effects are similar to the symptoms of the Corona virus.
    Talk all you want about John, but people better wake up and do some research.
    This is no joke.
    • crazy people (28/03/2020, 21:52) Like (10) Dislike (5) Reply
      Which provider is launching 5G during the 6 day curfew? Even so, you are saying the Governor will approve the sacrifice of all the essential workers with this fantasy 5G? You are as much a clown as that Bishop. Stay off YouTube.
    • @Real (28/03/2020, 22:07) Like (1) Dislike (1) Reply
      Even if that is the case. Can we stop it? Ok. Then we need to protect ourselves. That’s sensible. After we are safe we can deal with all the realities.
    • @ Real (29/03/2020, 09:40) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
      Why is Cline wanting us to be outdoor to be zapped by the 5G as it is being instslled over our area
      No lie that the resulting effect,a virus is deadly and highly contagious so what is his intent...we should not protect our lives the best we know?.

  • Perplexing Passages: What Is the Mark of the Beast in Revelation 13? (28/03/2020, 16:06) Like (5) Dislike (3) Reply
    Gospel Coalition Author Sam Storms

    It’s an issue that continues to inflame debate about the end times and contributes to the overall hysteria that discredits the Christian community in the eyes of the world: Revelation 13:16–18 and the “mark of the beast.”

    I have in mind the belief by many that the “mark” of the beast is a literal tattoo, or a chip implant, or an imprint of sorts, or perhaps some other physiological branding by which his/its followers are visually identified. The popular notion among many Christians (usually of the dispensational, futurist school of interpretation) is that some such designation—whether “the name of the beast” or “the number [666] of its name” (Rev. 13:17)—will be forcibly imposed on people living in the final few years prior to Christ’s second coming. If one wishes to buy or sell and thus survive in the days ahead, they must submit to this means of identification.

    Popular, Yes. But Correct?
    Again, this interpretation is largely based on a futurist reading of Revelation, such that what John describes pertains mainly (if not solely) to that last generation alive immediately before the second coming of Christ. If, on the other hand, the book of Revelation largely portrays events that occur throughout church history, this view is seriously undermined. As is evident from Revelation 7, we should understand the “mark” of the beast on the right hand or forehead of his/its followers to be a Satanic parody (a religious rip-off, so to speak) of the “seal” placed on the foreheads of God’s people (Rev. 7:3–8; 14:1; cf. 22:4).

    Many believe the reference to receiving a “mark” is an allusion to the ancient practice of branding or tattooing. David Aune has documented several purposes for the latter:

    * Barbarian tribes in antiquity practiced tattooing as a means of tribal identification.
    * The Greeks used tattoos as a way to punish both slaves and criminals. As such, it was a mark of disgrace and degradation, which accounts for the methods of removal discussed in ancient medical literature.
    * Tattooing could also be a mark of ownership, similar to branding cattle.
    * In a number of ancient religions, tattooing indicated dedication and loyalty to a pagan deity.

    That said, I don’t believe the so-called “mark of the beast” is a literal, physical mark on the bodies of unbelievers, either on their forehead or their right hand. Throughout Revelation we see Satan making every effort to copy whatever God does. For example, the three persons of the holy Trinity—Father, Son, and Holy Spirit—find their evil counterpart in Satan, the beast, and the false prophet. And just as Jesus died and rose again from the dead, so the beast is portrayed as dying and rising to life.

    I don’t believe the so-called ‘mark of the beast’ is a literal, physical mark on the bodies of unbelievers. . . . Throughout Revelation we see Satan making every effort to copy whatever God does.

    The “mark” of the beast that unbelievers receive on their forehead or right hand is a demonic rip-off, a depraved parody, a counterfeit imitation of the “mark” believers receive on their foreheads. Look at the texts where the people of God are “sealed” on their foreheads:

    Do not harm the earth or the sea or the trees, until we have sealed the servants of our God on their foreheads. (Rev. 7:3)

    They were told not to harm the grass of the earth or any green plant or any tree, but only those people who do not have the seal of God on their foreheads. (Rev. 9:4)

    Then I looked, and behold, on Mount Zion, stood the Lamb, and with him 144,000 who had his name and his Father’s name written on their foreheads. (Rev. 14:1)

    They will see his face, and his name will be on their foreheads. (Rev. 22:4)

    No one I know believes all Christians will literally and physically have the names of Jesus and the Father tattooed on their foreheads. This is simply a way of describing that those born again and redeemed by Christ’s blood belong to him and to his Father and are preserved in faith by the indwelling Holy Spirit.

    Mark of Belonging
    So when we read that the false prophet causes everyone who isn’t a Christian to have the mark of the beast written on their forehead, we should understand this as a sign that they belong to the beast and are loyal to him. This “mark” on their foreheads or on their right hand is simply Satan’s way of mimicking the seal of God on God’s people. If you have the name of Jesus and God the Father written on your forehead, it simply means that they own you, that you belong to them, that you are loyal to the Lord God Almighty.
    But if you have “the name of the beast” (Rev. 13:17) written on your forehead, it signifies that he owns you, that you belong to him, that you are loyal to the Antichrist.

    Echoes from the OT  
    Some have found the background for the mark of the beast in the Jewish practice of wearing tephillim or phylacteries. These were leather boxes containing Scripture passages (cf. Ex. 13:9, 16; Deut. 6:8; 11:18; Matt. 23:5) worn either on the left arm (facing the heart) or on the forehead. The mark of the beast, however, was to be placed on the right hand.

    Others have pointed out that the word “mark” was used of the emperor’s seal on business contracts and the impress of the Roman ruler’s head on coins. Perhaps, then, as Greg Beale argues, “the mark alludes to the state’s political and economic ‘stamp of approval,’ given only to those who go along with its religious demands.”

    Demonic Counterpart
    It seems clear that the “mark” of the beast on his followers is the demonic counterpart and parody of the “seal” placed on the foreheads of God’s people (see Rev. 7:3–8; 14:1; 22:4). Beale writes:
    Just as the seal and the divine name on believers connote God’s ownership and spiritual protection of them, so the mark and Satanic name signify those who belong to the Devil and will undergo perdition.
    Since the seal or name on the believer is obviously invisible, symbolizing the indwelling presence of the Holy Spirit, it seems certain that the mark of the beast is likewise a symbolic way of describing the loyalty of his followers and his ownership of them.

    The mark of the beast is a symbolic way of describing the loyalty of his followers and his ownership of them.
    • lodger (28/03/2020, 16:51) Like (4) Dislike (3) Reply
      Have we got to put up with this (perplexing passages) for a week, or maybe longer?
      • @lodger (28/03/2020, 18:38) Like (2) Dislike (2) Reply
        You can choose Christ or forever in hell since we would have to know and hear these passages daily in Heaven. Make your choice.
      • to lodger (28/03/2020, 18:41) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
        You in the Lodge so you would say that
    • simple (28/03/2020, 21:40) Like (0) Dislike (3) Reply
      This is absolute confusion and nonsense, deliberately made so by evangelical christian scholars like Beale. God, our father, is not one to make us confused.

      We (slaves and descendants) are scattered Israelites and all others are heathen, that's the simple foundation we need to build on. With that in mind, the mark of the beast for us is to pledge loyalty and praise to the god(s) of the heathen. In return we get the benefits the heathens choose to throw at our feet. Else we continue to get the persecution, racism and police brutality we see every day. It's as simple as that.

      As an example, if you take a well known wanna-be-god, notice how he approves of those who praise him, and "persecutes" with words those who criticize him.
  • Skrist mon (28/03/2020, 16:17) Like (4) Dislike (4) Reply
    You that selfish and hungry for money
    • @...mon (28/03/2020, 17:02) Like (2) Dislike (3) Reply
      Don't call the Lord's name in vain
      • Skrist mon (28/03/2020, 18:24) Like (5) Dislike (3) Reply
        Mind your business Cline clown foolish idiot follower , bout lord name learn your definition n how to spell idiot
    • victor (28/03/2020, 17:57) Like (22) Dislike (3) Reply
      THIS MAN IS VEX BECAUSE HE WILL NOT BE MAKING MONEY SUNDAY . IF YOU WANT A FALSE PREACHER HE IS ONE I AM ASHAME OF HIM.
  • Bobthebuilder (28/03/2020, 16:42) Like (9) Dislike (3) Reply
    Bishop been drinking the Kook Aid.
  • Bishop 2 (28/03/2020, 17:41) Like (16) Dislike (1) Reply
    Sir I think you are worried about something else apart from this lock down . What is it? I do agree that it is nearing the end time though. On the other hand you are missing a few signs like false Prophets and people solely preaching the gospel for money. Daniel 12 : 4 tells us that "Many shall run through and fro the earth" in the last days. People are going to move around a lot in large numbers not lock up in our homes. So you just realized that we are being track? That having been happening a long time now. I just wonder Bishop, suppose you had your position in the health Department, would you have said the same thing? Stop looking for attention. The bible asked us to "look uo when we see these things" You should be preaching the Gospel too the lost instead of wasting your time. There are those of us who read for our self. We must stop using the Church for Politic and monetary gains In times like this People are suffering some from your own flock. What is the Church doing for them? I am tired of Preachers who instead of feeding the flock use them as the bible said as merchandise while they live like Kings. I may divert from the issue here but I am tired of People hiding behind "the cloth" .
  • got to got (28/03/2020, 17:46) Like (12) Dislike (6) Reply
    Why Pastor Cline can't sit down and shut his mouth talking garbage. God say one must be wise. It looks like all he care about is the 10% he can't collect on Sunday seeing that every one have to stay home. If you cannot follow the rules on earth how the hell will you follow God's law. Dont forget you recant ok.
  • Want2Kno (28/03/2020, 17:47) Like (11) Dislike (5) Reply
    Isn't he the Chairman of the Health Services Authority Board that's leading the charge to fight COVID-19? He's surely not the right example...FIRE him like Doc did!!!
  • Prophet (28/03/2020, 17:52) Like (10) Dislike (1) Reply
    A lil storm in our lives and the leader of men & women is filled with fear and fearmongering, conspiracy theories and panic...while the Rastafari trust in JAH... & True Christians are not in panic mode...
    So why is this so called Bishop lost in fear...Fear Not & Trust Lord...this happens every century & there will always be a crisis. JAH run tings wickedness will always have a plan and be busy going about it. GOD alone is to be feared. I would expect a spiritual leader in the community to know that.
    • Guest (28/03/2020, 19:49) Like (6) Dislike (1) Reply
      Imagine this is one is the jacka**** people have infront if them every Sunday. Trying to control the virus this simpleminded twit on some conspiracy BS. When this is all over people really need to evaluate and take stock of the influencers and lunatics they have ‘in their lives and leave them by the side....if it’s one thing this pandemic is highlighting the true spiritual leaders from the run of the mill business personas...........
  • Bob (28/03/2020, 18:58) Like (6) Dislike (4) Reply
    Bob Marley here. Jah live. Babylon System is a vampire. All this is to control our moments. Bishop you're so right don't give up the fight. Babylonians System is at work. They can fool some of the people some of the time. But can't fool all the people all the time this Covid-19 virus is a wake up call to the entire world. Wake up and live. Jah live.
  • Strait Jacket (28/03/2020, 19:33) Like (4) Dislike (2) Reply
    It is apparent that learning he will lose direct access to the moneys of his flock he has become delirious or possibly more deranged than his norm.
    Praying for your peace and forgiveness Mr Preacherman.
    It is only one Sunday out of 52, so far.
  • Bishop (28/03/2020, 19:49) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
    Ok Mr. Cline, (according to 1 Timothy3: 2-12) you are not a Bishop. Next, as a shepherd what are you telling you sheep because the Bible is true and Revelation must be fulfilled. So are you instructing you sheep (flock) on what they need to do? I hope and pray that you are.
  • Woke (28/03/2020, 19:54) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    I will come out into the public when I feel safe. I will keep to my house and yard to get sunshine daily. I will patiently wait to see the outcome before I venture away from home....my choice not anyone else.
  • Tadow (28/03/2020, 19:58) Like (3) Dislike (1) Reply
    According to the old people it seems like the devil in hell have you spawn.
  • old (28/03/2020, 20:20) Like (9) Dislike (4) Reply
    Cline shame on you as a pastor I don’t think you have a good head
    • lol (28/03/2020, 20:41) Like (7) Dislike (2) Reply
      Wow....I am shocked.....you perceive that as a pastor....You all really have a low bar for that title don’t you......
  • GG (28/03/2020, 20:21) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
    Majority a few people who are against what he saying ain’t no different from the people in the Bible who are against what they were saying about the son of God or the word of God. Out of let’s say 1000 probably seven was for him and the rest wasn’t for him that didn’t make the seven people wrong the & others at some point had to agree and bow. Make and tons are called few are chosen...
  • lodger (28/03/2020, 20:30) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    To lodger. Funny, when I chose my screen name some 30 years ago I never even thought of that connection. I can assure you it as nothing to do with masonry.
  • Tired (28/03/2020, 22:06) Like (2) Dislike (6) Reply
    I am tired of him and this nonsense. What is he trying to prove...he’s disgusting and a total embarrassment to himself and his family. He needs to take a page from his nephew’s book.
  • Teacher (28/03/2020, 22:31) Like (3) Dislike (5) Reply
    Conspiracy theorists are having a field day. Thought a man of God would have better discernment.
  • Eagle Eye (28/03/2020, 22:51) Like (8) Dislike (4) Reply
    Bishop you on point, to late shall be their cry when theirs eyes are open.
  • Ghost (28/03/2020, 23:57) Like (2) Dislike (4) Reply
    Bishop why are you trying to instill further fear into the people with these conspiracy theories.. don’t you know that fear creates stress which can lead to different health issues?.. I like you personally but I don’t agree with you with this.. a Shepard protects their flocks and do their best to keep them safe, so explain to me how you are doing this as a “Shepard” to your flock or speak of it generally..where are the facts to substantiate this conspiracy theory you’re propagating, “YouTube”?.. if you don’t have concrete evidence to support this theory, you need to stop.. and if you have proof then prove it with real evidence ..

  • Lb (29/03/2020, 00:47) Like (4) Dislike (5) Reply
    I agree with Bishop, this lockdown has very little to do with the virus. Watch them extend the lockdown next Friday 8pm. Meanwhile popo out there arresting people with no masks or gloves on then going home to their families. If there is no state of emergency then why was the white Governor speaking to us instead of the Black Premier who we elected? Premier is in charge right? What does the lockdown solve?
  • Really Now (29/03/2020, 03:55) Like (2) Dislike (3) Reply
    What has made this guy delirious, is it the two weeks of missed collection or is he suffering from the virus? Passports and visas are movement control tools in place from long ago. As his nephew said you have to be sensible about this thing. I thought he was a sensible guy but now I hope his Flock will see him for what he really is, a very greedy business man who will not let event the safety and well being of his own flock interferes with his projected earnings.
  • PVIM (29/03/2020, 05:25) Like (2) Dislike (2) Reply
    can U imagine if the N.D.P had returned to office with their plans on linking up with China
  • Ageee. Me again. The prophet. (29/03/2020, 05:56) Like (3) Dislike (1) Reply
    Ive been blogging for the pass month that the sun is this virus enemy. Lets be different and we should be allow to go out stay out as long as possible in the sun. We will be ok... Now the Scientist is saying the same. President Trump is hoping summer will come quickly so this virus can go away.. One scientist says its a seasonal sickness tht lives in the cold only.. Locking down is not the right thing.. God gave us this hog climate for desease like these.. Lets be different. Lets be the trend setter..Keep the borders closed, Ban flight from America and Europe and China/ Asia for or anyone whos been to any of these places for a month. .Open up for Caribbean people bvi islanders, residents, workers who presently work and live in the bvi only... Let them in have them under self quaranteen for 14 days.. then once they are ok they join us in the sun...We will be ok....Cant allow fear to consume us....Be brave. Be wise be courageous. Step out from the pack... Be the real leader . The world will follow...
    • So (29/03/2020, 16:32) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
      Go out in your yard and be in the sun. In th meantime until the sun do its do to you, no one will be exposed to your possible corona infection .
  • Yes (29/03/2020, 07:09) Like (3) Dislike (3) Reply
    Yes he’s on point. Stop hating and do some research people.
    Research the 5G that is being launched and how it will affect us. You will no longer need any cash or ID once the chip or electronic device is inserted on your hand or wherever you choose on your body. Without it you will not be able to buy anything, travel etc.
    By the time we realize what this man is saying has a lot of truth to it it’s gonna be to late.
    We will suffer for lack of knowledge.
    • @yes (29/03/2020, 08:34) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
      Even if and when we realise that what he is saying is true, what’s the next step? That’s what I can’t understand. Is the BVI supposed the stop 5G from being implemented? We can’t do anything about it but pray and be ready if you believe in the second coming.
  • read this (29/03/2020, 07:15) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    https://www.facebook.com/724314852/posts/10158344183134853/?d=n
  • Just saying (29/03/2020, 08:15) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    I am of the belief that you are in fear of something more. For Isaiah 8:13 says do not fear anything except the Lord God Almighty he alone is the Holy One. If you fear him you need not fear anything else. Read on for more clarification. a man of the cloth should breathe this and instruct the congregation to do the same. Chapter 9 starts off by saying Nevertheless that time of darkness and despair will not go on forever.

    I brought those up to say you are perceived by your people as a pastor/bishop these are hefty titles to wield and I am sure you know that the Bible also tells of leading your people and being responsible Moreso accountable for every member of flock led by your words (paraphrasing)

    I don’t intend to argue bible prophecy or semantics with you however informing you that the facade is slowly fading and in the times ahead (temporary times for this entire world is only temporary...why we were told to store up our treasures in heaven) these things must happen for the corruption to make way for the Coming King ... don’t stir up fear but stir up faith and convince your people to secure their souls in God for the times ahead must come (the Bible has yet to lie in my opinion) all things written are sure enough coming to pass....

    So , rise to the occasion and change my personal view and opinion of you as falling short of the standards of priesthood and earn the title which you call yourself Pastor/Bishop
    • To Just Saying (29/03/2020, 10:12) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
      As his followers would say "Not my pastor" "Not my bishop"

      Jesus could come and show them facts and some people would cling to their pastor, bishop, this people they follow who claim to prophesy and still not see the truth.
  • legal team (29/03/2020, 08:28) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    Is bishop cline lawless?
    This man is not being contravertial.
    He is defying authority.
    Bishop cline,I refer you to section (1) in the Constitution, which guarantees freedom of movements as a fundamental right.
    However, subsection (3) (a) of section 18 clearly states-

    [ "(3) NOTHING in any LAW or done under its AUTHORITY shall be held to contravene this section(18) to the extent that the law in question makes provision- (a) for the imposition of restrictions on the movement or residence within the virgin islands or on the right to leave the virgin islands of persons generally or any class of persons that are reasonably justifiable in a democratic society in the interest of defence, public safety, public order, public morality or PUBLIC HEALTH"]
    The BVI authorities acted lawfully,and they did not contravene section 18 of the Constitution,because their actions are in the interest of PUBLIC HEALTH!
    It is clear to me,that pastor cline is defying authority,which is an ungodly act.
    The Bible teaches us,to respect social authority and laws of the country.
    One love BVI,Stay safe indoors BVI.
  • Missing the point. (29/03/2020, 08:34) Like (1) Dislike (3) Reply
    New york is very cold st this time. As of most of America, Italy and those others places.. The cold is food good energy for this Virus our tropic is different. We cant be compare to them... Dont be misunderstood, Sunlight is the most effective heat that cures this bacteria
    • @Missing the Point (29/03/2020, 10:08) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
      Please check Mythbusters

      https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/myth-busters

      Extracted from the website

      COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in areas with hot and humid climates

      From the evidence so far, the COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in ALL AREAS, including areas with hot and humid weather. Regardless of climate, adopt protective measures if you live in, or travel to an area reporting COVID-19. The best way to protect yourself against COVID-19 is by frequently cleaning your hands. By doing this you eliminate viruses that may be on your hands and avoid infection that could occur by then touching your eyes, mouth, and nose.
  • READ THIS PUBLICATION (29/03/2020, 09:27) Like (4) Dislike (1) Reply
    Here's why 5G and coronavirus are not connected

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.usatoday.com/amp/2873731001


  • STILL THINK IT'S 5G? (29/03/2020, 10:27) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    The coronavirus pandemic could impact 5G deployment timelines for network operators

    https://www.businessinsider.com/coronavirus-could-delay-next-set-of-5g-standards-2020-3
  • Charley Rose (29/03/2020, 12:04) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    I am perplex and disappointed with Pastor Cline's remarks in defiant of the order to " Lock Down" the country for the safety and protection of the citizens from COVID-19 Corona virus. Let us look at the two confirmed cases that we have so far in the territory, they were imported cases. Had the Hon. Premier closed the territory's borders earlier and put measures in place we would not have got any case so far.

    The statement by Pastor is very childish and arrogant. As a minister of the gospel who members look forward for spiritual guidance, such a display of disrespectfulness leaves much to be desired. One can compare Pastor Cline to President Donald Trump because of lack of knowledge of the dangers of the virus. They both think in a miniscule manner and try to doubt or disobey the orders of the Governor and the Cabinet as well as medical professionals.

    From reports from the USA and more particularly New York, if the US President had quarantine New York and prevent the movement of people, there would have been less cases in New York(Queens). Based on reports I received from a relative, the Mount Saini hospital is using refrigerated trucks to transport dead bodies from the hospital. Should we wait for the pandemic to reach to that proportion. Certainly I do not think so. New York has become the most affected place in the world with ths virus and this is because of the lack of awareness of the president.I must commend the Hon. Premier for the wonderful work that he and his cabinet is doing. This is a Premier who is working for his people. Thanks especially for the Governor and Minister Malone for the tremendous work they are doing.
  • Bishop Smith (29/03/2020, 12:09) Like (2) Dislike (2) Reply
    Bishop Cline you are on track. People perish for lack of knowledge. They are too lazy to do research. This is all about 5G. They are sacrificing millions of people to get the nation's under their control. Time to educate the masses Bishop. Some governments are doing what monkey do we do too. Tell me why Russia and parts of Africa dont have the virus. They rejected the 5G implementation and working on their own. Why China was first is because it is where it originated. Italy is densely populated and they followed suit. It is all about Microsoft and Bill Gates and world powers tracking the movements of our people. The only antidote to this phenomenon is the prayers of our people. We need to come together and pray this anti christ measure away. It will however materialize in other nations that matters because just as how Jesus must go to calvary the antichrist must also come. Signs of the times. If you have to be the only one preaching in the wilderness be the sacrificial lamb. History will be kind to you my fellow laborer.
  • Arrested (29/03/2020, 12:28) Like (5) Dislike (0) Reply
    This man is a loose cannon
  • Unbelievable (29/03/2020, 12:30) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    When people making plenty noise, you have to watch them carefully... I understand he really did break the curfew.
  • My God (29/03/2020, 22:12) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    This man..! How is it anybody goes to listen to this rubbish.
    There are a few outcomes or potential outcomes from this that will benefit certain groups: there’s the US/China struggle to be the World’s current empire; hard left socialists; militant environmentalists etc etc
    Just playing along though, if anyone had a hand in it and it isn’t just abhorrent and negligent animal husbandry in wet markets allowing diseases to go from species to species (as has happened there before), what on Earth does that have to do with some tiny islands of 28 thousand people in the Caribbean.?! Nobody is coming for us because we are globally inconsequential. Many maps and online address fields don’t even include us and most humans have no idea we exist.

    So then, why would a man try to spread confusion and paranoia here in BVI? Oh yes, it is a good money maker to have Vulnerable lost and bewildered people pay you for “guidance”.

    On the other hand, smaller states who take early decisive action are seeing much better outcomes. Of course, it was foolish to keep the Italian and American cruises coming after passengers in the region were com8ng from high,y infected places but that ship has sailed so we need to contain it and hope the two patients our authorities so far admitted/detected, and the others visiting or returning without any discipline or consideration for others to self isolate, Didn’t do too much transmission


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