Cracking the Prophecy Code - Key to Understanding the Book of Revelation
Cracking the Bible Prophecy Code
What does a “beast” represent?
A Kingdom (Daniel 7:23)
What does “the dragon” represent?
Satan (Revelation 20:2)
What does a “woman” represent?
A Church (Jeremiah 6:2)
What does a “sea” represent?
peoples, and multitudes, and nations, and tongues
What does a “horn” represent?
King or Ruler (Daniel 7:24)
What does it mean to “rise out of a sea”?
Come out of a largely populated area
What does it mean to “rise out of the earth”?
Come out of a sparsely populated area
What are the biblical definitions
The Jews answered him,
saying, For a good work
we stone thee not; but for
blasphemy; and because
that thou, being a man,
makest thyself God.
When Jesus saw their faith, he
said unto the sick of the palsy,
Son, thy sins be forgiven thee
(Mark 2: 5)
Why doth this man thus speak
blasphemies? who can forgive
sins but God only?
(Mark 2: 7)
What do “wings” represent?
Swiftness (Deut. 28:49)
What do “winds” represent?
Warfare or Strife
(Jer. 4: 11-13, Jer. 49: 36, 37)
Head of Gold
Chest/Arms of Silver
Thighs of Brass
Legs of Iron
Babylon (605-538 BC)
Medo-Persia (538-331 BC)
Greece (331-168 BC)
Rome (168-476 AD)
Ruler: King Nebuchadnezzar
Ruler: King Darius
Ruler: Alexander the Great
Name at least two (2) out of the (4) characteristics
of the “little horn” power mentioned in the Bible?
…shall speak great words against the most High (Daniel 7:25)
…shall wear out the saints of the most High (Daniel 7:25)
…shall think to change times and laws (Daniel 7:25)
…shall be given into his hand until a
time and times and the dividing of time (Daniel 7:25)
How long does the “little horn” power rule?
Revelation 13:5, Revelation 11:2, Daniel 7:25, Revelation 12:14, Revelation
11:3, Revelation 12:6 and Daniel 12:7.
Revelation 13:18 says, "Count the number of
the beast; for it is the number of a man;
and his number is 666
"And it was given unto him to make war with the saints,
and to overcome them:" Revelation 13:7.
"And I saw the woman drunken with the blood of the
saints, and with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus: and
when I saw her I wondered with great admiration."
What was this period in history called?
The Dark Ages
What was taken away
from the people
during the Dark Ages?
The BibleThe church Council of Tarragona ruled that:
"No one may possess the books of the Old and New Testaments in the Romance language,
and if anyone possesses them he must turn them over to the local bishop within eight days
after the promulgation of this decree, so that they may be burned."
D. Lortsch, Histoire de la Bible en France, 1910, p.14.
During the time of the Dark Ages, there
were people who kept the
commandments of God and were
missionaries, what were their names?
What three (3) parts comprise an official seal?
Where in the Bible can
we find God’s Seal?
Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy. Six days shalt thou labour,
and do all thy work: But the seventh day is the sabbath of
the LORD thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor
thy daughter, thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thy cattle, nor thy stranger
that is within thy gates: For in six days the LORD made
heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and
rested the seventh day: wherefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day, and
hallowed it. Exodus 20: 8-11
What is the
“Seal of the Living God”?
Exodus 20: 8-11
Why are the angels holding back the four winds?
aiting for the servants of God to be sealed
Revelation 7: 1-3
Where will God’s people be sealed?
In the forehead
“… I will put my laws into their hearts, and in their minds
will I write them.” Hebrews 10: 16
In the hands
“and thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thine hand,
and they shall be as frontlets between thine eyes”
What is the
“Mark of the Beast”?
"The Catholic Church for over a thousand years before the existence of a
Protestant, by virtue of her divine mission
changed the day from Saturday to Sunday."
Catholic Mirror, Sept. 1893.
"No! Keep the first day of the week, and lo, the entire civilized world bows in
reverent obedience to the command of the holy Catholic church."
"It's the mark of our authority to over-rule God's law.“
Father Enright C.S.S.R. of the Redemptoral College, Kansas City, Mo.,
History of the Sabbath, p. 802.
unday worship is the Mark of the Beas
Where will the
Mark of the Beast be placed?
If any man worship the beast and his image, and receive
his mark in his forehead,
in his hand,
the same shall drink of the wine of the wrath of God,
which is poured out without mixture into the cup of His
indignation, and he shall be tormented with fire and
brimstone in the presence of the holy angels and in the
presence of the Lamb.