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The Mark

Mark of the Beast

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John tells us in Revelation 13:16-17 that the beast, that is, the false prophet (the second beast) caused everyone “small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads.” This mark (charagme – G5480) was a license to carry on life as usual in the land of the beast (the land of the Jews). Except for Acts 17:29, this Greek word is used only in the Apocalypse for the mark given man in his forehead or upon his right hand (Revelation 13:16-17; 14:9, 11; 16:2; 19:20; 20:4), eight occurrences in all. Read the rest of this entry »

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