THEO VAN BERKEL
Astrology and the Bible
an investigation of his prophecies and letters
1980, Theo van
Berkel (10-7-1956, Utrecht, 6.30 a.m.) is in daily life dialysis nurse. He practiced astrology from 1982 until around 1992. He was a
freelance correspondent of the astrological counseling office 'Gieles'
in The Hague and the astrological magazine 'Sagittarius'. A couple of
years he gave the calculation lessons for beginning practitioners of
astrology. Besides editing articles, written by others, he himself also
wrote a number of articles regarding calculating the horoscope, simplifying
calculations, horoscope analysis and reviews of books and prediction
twenty years, Theo is fascinated by the oeuvre of the
Van Berkel discusses a number of astrological systems, applied by
Nostradamus, and comes to interesting findings and conclusions which are
sometimes very critical.
The results of this investigation are described in the manuscript
'Nostradamus, Astrology and the Bible'. Van Berkel had objections
towards comparing the quatrains with the course of history. Often, the
contents of the quatrains is too vague to compare them with history.
Such a kind of investigation does not clarify his methods. If anyone
wants to evaluate the value of his predictions, one should first
establish his methods. Next, it should be possible to calculate years of
fulfilment of quatrains the way Nostradamus did. Finally, the value of
his predictions could be evaluated.
lecture, five topics are treated:
number of years of existence of the world.
methods Nostradamus used while conceiving some predictions
in the Epistle to Henry II.
methods Nostradamus used while conceiving the quatrains.
of the Bible.
of the quatrains.