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10 Things You Need to Know about the Number 666

  • Dr. Roger Barrier Preach It, Teach It

1. 666 literally means a name.

The number "666" is the number of the name of the coming Antichrist. Giving a number to a name is called "gematria," which is the Greek practice of adding up the letters in someone's name. In Latin this practice is called "isopsephism." Each letter in the Greek language has a numeral equivalent. Add up the letters and you get the number of the name.

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