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666 and the Image of the Beast

The number of the beast is 666, and it is the number of a man. John of Patmos introduces these two important points with “Here is wisdom. Let him that hath understanding count the number…” In order to understand what it means, we must first ask the question: What is the “wisdom” John writes of in Revelation 13:18? The Bible speaks of more than one type of wisdom. Sometimes it is a “foolish” wisdom – Paul calls it the “wisdom of this world” in 1 Corinthians 3:19. Other times, wisdom is a gift from God, like the wisdom given to Solomon in 1 Kings 3:28. One thing is for sure: being that the Bible is inspired by God, it could not possibly be inviting the reader to employ foolishness to understand what follows.

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The Antichrist Unveiled

It is evidenced by scripture that the man of sin and the son of perdition are synonymous with the antichrist. These are all three titles signifying a man who denies that Christ came in the flesh (2 John 1:7), thereby denying the Father and the Son (1 John 2:22). The beast (equated with a horn or a king/kingdom) found in the prophetic writings of the Bible may correctly be labeled antichrist because it is characterized spiritually by its denial of God’s divinity (Daniel 11:36, Revelation 13:4-6) – this being no different from the character of the antichrist spirit (1 John 4:3).

The Antichrist Temple Revealed

The scriptures tell us that the antichrist is each and every man who denies that Jesus is God. Read more to learn how the Bible teaches us the antichrist temple is the human body, the dwelling place of the “spirit of antichrist”.

SEA BEAST / EARTH BEAST: Unlocking Revelation 13

Why does the first beast come up from the sea and the second from the earth? In this text, we will briefly go over Revelation 13, uncover the identity of the first beast, and point to the Bible’s own interpretation of the symbols, “sea” and “earth”.

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