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.
The number 666 has baffled people for centuries. The Bible's prophecy that gives us this number is answered by other prophecies in the Bible that pertain to the same end-time events. All of which are required to arrive near that time, before our understanding is made clear. In 2Thess. 2:6 it states in reference to the "Wicked" one who will "be revealed in his time." This places all interpretations prior to the time
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The following table, shows the numeric count of the numbers of the seven names, that when added together with the final eighth new name, makes the total of 666.
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