In Truth and Consequences, a compelling end time's novel, author Martin Paro crashes into the hearts and minds of his readers with his first thriller.rn rn Matthew Johnston, the senior pastor of a large church has brought his flock into a state of expectant euphoria with his dramatic messages of the rapture. His son Matt, the church's junior pastor, has not had many opportunities behind the pulpit. rn rn Only when Mathew Sr. falls ill does Matt have his chance to preach the truth. He soon decides to take the risk of preaching contrary to his father. Matt cannot comply with his father's wishes and their relationship is strained to its limits. rn rn Suicide, murder, and the constant threat of attack quickly bring life to a fever pace in the new American embassy in Jerusalem.rn rn Jerusalem, as usual in a constant state of unrest, and a peace deal coming to reality as pressures from around the world vie for a control of the holy city, the Vatican places itself in the forefront by hosting a series of peace negotiations only wanting what is best. rn rn Civil unrest, unrestrained terrorism, natural as well as man made disasters around the world increase at an alarming rate. Peacekeeping and humanitarian organizations struggle to keep peace. rn rn Near economic collapse, threats to turn off the oil spigot, and two powerful men who think they are the world's only hope; only two things remain: Truth and Consequences.