He will command fire to come down from heaven, and the sun to stand and leave his course, and an image to speak; and these things shall be done at his word,-by which miracles
proceeded. But the size of that beast was about a hundred feet, and it had a head like an urn.
If any shall slay with the sword, he must be slain with the sword. Here is the endurance and the faith of the saints."
"And there was given unto him," he says, "a mouth speaking great things, and blasphemy; and power was given unto him, and forty and two months."
on which the "serpent" the devil was "made a show of,"
And he shall perform great wonders, so that he can even cause fire to descend from heaven upon the earth in the sight of men, and he shall lead the inhabitants of the earth astray."
Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast; for if is the number of a man, and his number is six hundred threescore and six."
" He says also: "And he will cause a mark [to be put] in the forehead and in the fight hand, that no one may be able to buy or sell, unless he who has the mark of the name of the beast or the number of his name; and the number is six hundred and sixty-six,"
And his seal upon the forehead and upon the right hand is the number, "Six hundred threescore and six."
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