Revelation 13:16 Writing on the wall

Continuing our study of Revelation 13

Revelation 13:16  ‘He also forced everyone, small and great, rich and poor, free and slave, to receive a mark on his right hand or on his forehead.’

The next few verses in this remarkable chapter have been well chewed over and written about in volumes. 

We have seen how the false prophet will build some form of deceptive image of the antichrist and coerce the world to bow before it or else be killed. 

We see here that he will also create some form of distinguishing mark that will identify those who align themselves with the beast’s empire and those who remain faithful to the Lord. 

Much has been written about this distinguishing mark. Some suggest we will receive computer chips or pins or whatever, and they may be right. 

Some have suggested that the covid injections have been a form of the mark of the beast but this seems unlikely. This distinguishing mark will be forced upon us but at the same time we will be aware of its meaning. We may be coerced into receiving it but we will not receive it by mistake.

I have sympathy though for those who suggest that the covid experience and the ensuing vaccination passports are all leading us on the path of compliance and conformity. 

It seems that every day, more and more of our personal information is being half-inched and stored in some devious computer somewhere. 

The writing is being carved upon the wall in bold letters. 

Thank you for reading this…

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