GETTYWas arrival of Nibiru predicted 1,000 years ago in ancient prophecy?
Paranormal researchers believe Hildegard of Bingen, or St Hildegard, who was a Christian mystic and philosopher and lived from 1098 to 1179, predicted the arrival of Nibiru by analysing her work.
Nibiru, or Planet X, is an alleged planetary object that supposedly lurks on the edge of our solar system which is heading inwards and will supposedly cause the apocalypse on Earth which will wipe out most of the population.
Conspiracy theorists believe its impending arrival, which is predicted for September 23, is causing a spate of global disasters such as Hurricane Irma.
This was also allegedly predicted by St Hildegard.Related articles
GETTYSt Hildegard predicted Nibiru
She wrote: “The Comet by its tremendous pressure, will force much out of the ocean and flood many countries, causing much want and many plagues.
“After the Great Comet, the great nation will be devastated by earthquakes, storms, and great waves of water, causing much want and plagues.
“The ocean will also flood many other countries, so that all coastal cities will live in fear, with many destroyed.
“All sea coast cities will be fearful and many of them will be destroyed by tidal waves, and most living creatures will be killed and even those who escape will die from a horrible disease.
GETTYIs Nibiru responsible for events such as Hurricane Irma?
For in none of these cities does a person live according to the laws of God.”
In this instance, conspiracy theorists suggest the "comet" is supposedly Nibiru and the