Revelation 13:1–4 (ESV)
The First Beast
saw a beast rising out of the sea, with ten horns and seven heads, with ten diadems on its horns and blasphemous names on its heads. 2And the beast that I saw was like a leopard; its feet were like a bear’s, and its mouth
was like a lion’s mouth. And to it the dragon gave his power and his throne and great authority. 3One of its heads seemed to have a mortal wound, but its mortal wound was healed, and the whole earth marveled as they followed
the beast. 4And they worshiped the dragon, for he had given his authority to the beast, and they worshiped the beast, saying, “Who is like the beast, and who can fight against it?”
beast be Jesus? The answer is no. A big hint is that the beast “has blasphemous names on its heads”. I have heard of a guy in Florida that claims he is Jesus and he has 666 tattooed to his forehead. Well… I don’t
think so. Satan is using this beast and giving him power and authority. Many will worship him, but in the end… every knee will bow and every tongue confess, that Jesus Christ is Lord! Don’t get led astray. Satan is the
I pray: O Lord, help me to study your Word and to keep my eyes focused on you… to know you and to worship you only. Amen.