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The Knesset was the building in Jerusalem where Nicolae Carpathia signed the seven-year agreement with Israel for protection in exchange for licensing use of the synthetic fertilizer formula, thus ushering in the seven-year Tribulation, in the book "Tribulation Force". The Knesset was also used by Nicolae Carpathia and his upper cabinet staff in "Desecration" when his staff was suffering from the boils of the first Bowl Judgment.