(Charisma) – On the night of Jan. 20, a super blood moon will pass over Washington, D.C. Sunset that evening will also mark the beginning of the Jewish holiday of Tu B’Shevat, the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat, also known as the new year of the tree. Significantly, the day will also mark the halfway point of Donald Trump’s presidency, precisely two years since he was sworn into office. A supermoon occurs when the moon is at its perigee, the point in its month-long elliptical orbit which brings it closest to Earth.
At that time, the moon appears up to 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter than at its apogee, its furthest point from Earth. A “blood moon” is a result of atmospheric conditions that give the moon a reddish tint, which usually occurs during a lunar eclipse. This astronomical phenomenon is described by the prophet Joel as preceding the final days of judgment. Before the great and terrible day of Hashem comes, I will set portents in the sky and on earth: Blood and fire and pillars of smoke; The sun shall turn into darkness And the moon into blood. READ MORE