teachings.Additionally, Nostradamus knew Hebrew, Latin, Greece, and otherlanguages, so he was very intelligent. He's the world most famous false prophetin history. Many of his “prophecies” are cryptic.Nostradamus have beenexploited by people to reject the Revelation of the end times as found in the NewTestament in order to make people to accept the occult. His 2 grandfathers were Jewish people. He burn the Cabbala book from his grandfather and other occultbooks, because he feared that the Inquisition would kill him if they found whatkind of literature he possessed. His paternal grandfather was namedPierre deNostredame.The Inquistion was a display of immorality by the Roman CatholicChurch. The Inquisition was about the Vatican harming people (including torture.Torture was immoral back then and it is still immoral now in 2010) and in somecases murdering people for having a different view than Romanism. Millionswere murdered via the Inquisition.Some of his occult texts Nostradamus haddealt with alchemy, hermeticism, and Chaldean plus Assyrian magic.Nostradamus studied Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. In fact, he was apart of theSicilian Sufi Brotherhood of Islam according to some individuals. He was a Jewishdoctor and occultist. Nostradamus was interested into the occult at age 9. Duringthat time, he studied “secret forbidden book” and he mediated. He was aRenaissance man so he believed the link of the 3 major monotheistic religions.Nostradamus told his son not to dabble in occult practices. He burnt down hislibrary.Nostradamus attended the University of Avignon when he was 15 years old.Nostradamus healed the sick during the plagues in France.In his
Traité des fardemens et confitures
that he spent the years from 1521 to 1529 wandering thecountryside in search of cures and remedies.There are other quotes ofNostradamus praising the Catholic Church. In his Epistle, par. 9, he wrote that:
“…I protest before God and his Saints that I do not propose to insert anywritings in this present Epistle that will be contrary to the true Catholicfaith….”
He also called Jesus Christ the Saviour being born of a virgin, but theseChristian themes are absent from his Centuries (He used this as a means to coverup his occult methods). Also, John Hogue (a Nostradamus scholar) believes thatNostradamus wanted await the New Age spiritual leaders of the East. Hogue‘sinterpretation may be wrong, so I wouldn‘t take this at face value at all.Catherinede Medici consulted with Nostradamus according to Freemason David Ovason.Catherine de Médicis, the queen consort ofKing Henri II of France,was one of
Nostradamus's greatest admirers. After reading his almanacs for 1555, whichhinted at unnamed threats to the royal family, she summoned him toParistoexplain them and to draw up horoscopes for her children. According to DavidOvason, Nostradamus said that Catherine will live longer than her children.Leaders, kings, etc. then and now were intrigued and follow occultism, astrology,etc.
In Nostradamus’ book on cosmetics, he says that he spent from 1521 to 1529