Posts in Category: theology

“This calls for wisdom”, the number of the beast

“This calls for wisdom. Let the person who has insight calculate the number of the beast, for it is the number of a man. That number is 666” (Revelation 13: 18 NIV).

The number of the beast, popularly known as 666, has had many conundrums in Bible studies. First is the problem of the gematria (alphanumeric code). We’re often tempted to ask, “What is the number of the beast?”

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Not everything in a book is authentic

This article is about the ethics of accuracy. In the wake of immense influx of Internet memes and hoax news, a great deal of concern should be raised concerning the need for trustworthy and authentic information used in the pulpit. How credible are the sources we use in the pulpit?

I recently listened to an Adventist sermon on YouTube based on Revelation 13 and 17. Several sources were cited

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