The Antichrist will rise to power as a little horn, wax exceedingly great, and take over the world (Dan.7:8; 8:9; Rev.13:7-8).
Are the Jews saved under one covenant and the Gentiles saved under another or is Jesus the only way to be saved?
Revelation chapter 13 introduces us to two beasts. The first beast is the Antichrist and he will rise up out of the sea (Revelation 13:1); a symbol in the book of Revelation for peoples, and multitudes, and nations, and tongues (Revelation 17:15).
In fact, the God who controls the rain and snow has shut up the heavens over California, but He has opened them up over Israel.