Today is 6/6/06 - or 666 - which means superstition is everywhere. The remake of 1976 horror movie The Omen opens today, heavy metal band Slayer starts it's North American tour, the latest book in the Left Behind series is out, and even crazy conservative Ann Coulter is releasing a book. The folks in Hell, Michigan are throwing a party to celebrate the day. "I've got … [Read more...]
The Beast of Revelation
The Beast is one of two major beasts described in chapter 13 of the Book of Revelation and associated with the number 666 (or less often 616). Scholars believe the beast refers to the Emperor Nero. Read articles about the Beast below.
MTV is reporting that legions of metalheads might have to switch up their number of the beast - from 666 to 616 - according to a recently found manuscript of Revelation. According to the article The recent 616 discovery, which was found in a collection of documents recovered in Egypt, isn't exactly a whole new revelation. While it dates back the furthest, other ancient … [Read more...]