666 or 616
Some modern versions of the bible as well as recent news articles call the accepted reading of Revelation 13:18 into question. Do these claims have merit?
Pick up almost any English version of the Bible, and turn to Revelation 13:18. It will read something like, “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.” While this Biblical verse may not be the best known, the number six hundred and sixty six contained within it is recognized by most. This number’s association with the…
And there followed another angel, saying, Babylon is fallen, is fallen, that great city, because she made all nations drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication. -Revelation 14:8
The prophecy about Babylon’s destruction
There it is—as crystal clear as it can be. The Revelation 14:8 prophecy plainly predicts the future fall of . . .
As we assess the prophetic fulfillments of 2012, we will consider six major prophecies given for the times immediately preceding the Second Coming of Jesus and the Battle of Armageddon. They are: World War III Beginning of Final 7 Years World Government Holy Roman Empire Reborn Rampant Homosexuality 666 – Mark of the Beast Prophetic […]
A Texas high school student who claimed her student identification was the “Mark of the Beast” because it was implanted with a radio-frequency identification chip has lost her federal court bid Tuesday challenging her suspension for refusing to wear the card around her neck. Read more: Student Suspended for Refusing to Wear RFID Tracker Loses […]
Revelation 13:16-18: 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…
[W]hat would it take to convince you that Jesus will return to earth during your lifetime? Would three fulfilled prophecies do it? Would five? Seven? Nine? How many?
Please indulge me for a few minutes while I briefly explain why I am absolutely convinced that Jesus will…
This is a question that many have attempted to answer but are they right? Someone is probably bound to be right seeing that there are so many guesses but today we are going to look at the descriptions the Bible gives about the Antichrist. I will not say who the Antichrist is or even make […]
The Battle of Armageddon The mere mention of the word Armageddon evokes ominous images of apocalyptic slaughter, nuclear holocaust and blood flowing to the horse bridles. We never look at the bright side of the Bible’s prophecies about the world’s final war. But, believe it or not, there is a bright side, a very […]
Who is the Antichrist? Ban Ki Moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations On October 13th, Ban Ki Moon of South Korea was chosen as the 8th Secretary General of the United Nations. Ban replaced Secretary General Kofi Annan as head of the UN on January 1, 2007. The choice of the UN leader generated more than a […]