Bible: Rev 13:14-18

13:14 and, by the signs he was permitted to perform on behalf of the beast, he deceived those who live on the earth. He told 1  those who live on the earth to make an image to the beast who had been wounded by the sword, but still lived. 13:15 The second beast 2  was empowered 3  to give life 4  to the image of the first beast 5  so that it could speak, and could cause all those who did not worship the image of the beast to be killed. 13:16 He also caused 6  everyone (small and great, rich and poor, free and slave 7 ) to obtain a mark on their right hand or on their forehead. 13:17 Thus no one was allowed to buy 8  or sell things 9  unless he bore 10  the mark of the beast – that is, his name or his number. 11  13:18 This calls for wisdom: 12  Let the one who has insight calculate the beast’s number, for it is man’s number, 13  and his number is 666. 14 

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