Mark of the Beast...?...How in the world will could microchip implants ever be mandated...?
I could be wrong on this but current events seem to say this line of thinking is consistent so far...
The question is not if it will ever be pushed to everyone but when and how.
And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads: And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name. Here is wisdom. Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast: for it is the number of a man; and his number is Six hundred threescore and six. Revelation 13:16-18
The current push away from tangible cash, which some large banks have been in the news lately as going in that direction, will be the catalyst to push us into having to get this chip.
The cashless aspect along with security concerns regarding credit and debit cards is already in play to push this over the top.
The occurrences of credit and debit card fraud is definitely becoming more of a concern and so the cards will go next leaving biometric security as being pushed as the "logical" next step...
Here are just a few of the latest news pieces on the move to a cashless world:
Is Cash On The Way Out? See more: http://www.mydailyrecord.com/eedition/editorial/2017/07/21/is-cash-on-the-way-out/
The War on Cash Intensifies: Visa Offers Restaurants $10,000 to Go Cashless... See more: http://www.nbcnews.com/business/consumer/war-cash-intensifies-visa-offers-restaurants-10-000-go-cashless-n782276
Cash Is Falling Out of Fashion--Will It Disappear Forever?Cash will likely become less popular, thanks to the high cost of using cash and the growing array of alternatives...See more: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/cash-is-falling-out-of-fashion-will-it-disappear-forever/
Lately there has been much uproar on a Wisconsin company offering to microchip their employees. Prior to this story, back in April, the LA TImes reported on this:
Companies start implanting microchips into workers' bodies: http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-microchip-employees-20170403-story.html
Here are a few articles regarding credit card fraud:
Global Biometric PoS Terminals Market 2017-2021 - Rise in Fraud at Merchant POS Terminals Drives Growth - Research and Markets...See more here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170630005274/en/Global-Biometric-PoS-Terminals-Market-2017-2021--