Fatima Shock! provides shocking documented details about "the Lady" that three children said they saw in Fatima in 1917. The real "miracle of Fatima" is that people do not know the truth about what was really seen there or how they will be impacted by it.
Fatima Shock! also provides documented information about other Marian/Virgin/Angelic apparitions, including "Our Lady of Guadalupe" and some in Europe, China, Turkey, and Japan. Citing primarily Catholic sources, but often coming to shockingly different conclusions, the book also explains where various dogmas of Mary came from.
Fatima Shock! goes into details about the three secrets of Fatima, including a part sometimes called the "fourth secret of Fatima." Citing Catholic and Bible prophecy, Fatima Shock! explains how Fatima and expected future apparitions are likely to affect the Western, Islam, and Asian worlds in the 21st century. It tells of the dangers that some promoting Fatima as the “only hope” for humanity and explains why nearly all will be deceived by lying wonders.
There is a dimension in end time prophecy that nearly everyone has missed! Apparitions have greatly affected human history and seem destined to play an important role in the fulfillment of Bible prophecy.
For several years Dr. Bob Thiel is an award-winning researcher, biblical scholar and one of the world's foremost authorities on end time prophecies. He has studied philosophy, religion, science, and prophecy throughout his career, while actually visiting countless ancient sites in Central America, Asia Minor, Rome, and Greece.
Dr. Thiel is a much in demand radio guest nationwide, and is Examiner.com's Los Angeles religious history and prophecy correspondent. His articles on prophecy, religion and science have appeared in several dozen magazines, newspapers, trade publications and scientific journals, nationally and around the world. And his videocasts are seen weekly on Youtube; to the thousands of visitors to his blog site, www.cogwriter.com, he is also known as "Cogwriter."
"After nearly two years of analyzing the Fatima messages and various other prophecies, Dr. Thiel – citing primarily Catholic sources – often comes to different and controversial conclusions about the origins of the rosary and four Marian dogmas, what was actually seen in Fatima in 1917 versus what most believe happened, and why various Marian innovations were opposed by Catholic saints."