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Hidden Messuges und The Bible Code
Ieutore
Dooe Thomos
Volome 1.6, November [ ecember 1qq,
Hidden messces ccn be jound cnuhere, protided the seeler is uillin cnd cble to
hcrtest the immense jield oj possibilities. ut do the mecn cnthin?
Bible Code: The Book
A new book enLILIed The ible Code (DrosnIn 1qq;)
cume ouL IusL June und Ius occupIed LIe besLseIIer
IIsLs sInce LIen. L Is wrILLen by journuIIsL MIcIueI
DrosnIn, wIo cIuIms LIuL LIe Hebrew BIbIe conLuIns
u very compIex code LIuL reveuIs evenLs LIuL Look
pIuce LIousunds oI yeurs uILer LIe BIbIe wus wrILLen.
DrosnIn conLends LIuL some IoreLoId evenLs IuLer
Iuppened exucLIy us predIcLed.
TIe book Ius been revIewed wIdeIy und Ius
sLImuIuLed pIeces In Neusueel und Time. DrosnIn
Ius uIso been mukIng LIe rounds oI LIe LuIk-sIow
cIrcuIL, IncIudIng LIe Dprch Winjre Shou In June.
Time suId LIuL Wurner Ius reporLedIy bougIL LIe
movIe rIgILs (Vun BIemu 1qq;).
DrosnIn`s LecInIque Is IeuvIIy bused on LIuL oI
EIIyuIu RIps oI Hebrew UnIversILy In srueI, wIo
pubIIsIed un urLIcIe enLILIed EquIdIsLunL LeLLer Sequences In LIe Book oI GenesIs In LIe
journuI Stctisticcl Science (WILzLum, RIps, und Rosenburg 1qqq). LIke RIps, DrosnIn
urrunges LIe oq,8o Hebrew IeLLers oI LIe BIbIe InLo u Iurge urruy. Spuces und puncLuuLIon
murks ure omILLed, und words ure run LogeLIer one uILer unoLIer. A compuLer Iooks Ior
muLcIes Lo seIecLed numes or words by sLeppIng Lo every nLI IeLLer In LIe urruy. One cun go
Iorwurd or buckwurd; und Ior eucI vuIue oI sLep dIsLunce, n, LIere ure n dIIIerenL sLurLIng
IeLLers. DrosnIn`s muLcI Ior YILzIuk RubIn Iud u sLep vuIue n equuI Lo q,;;z.
BoLI RIps und DrosnIn work wILI LIe orIgInuI Hebrew cIurucLers, wIIcI ure suId Lo Iuve
been gIven by God Lo Moses one cIurucLer uL u LIme, wILI no spuces or puncLuuLIon, jusL us
LIey uppeur In LIe code. TIe code Is consIdered Lo exIsL onIy In LIe Hebrew BIbIe und noL
In LrunsIuLIons or uny oLIer books. TIe code concepL, Iowever, cun be eusIIy demonsLruLed
wILI EngIIsI cIurucLers. ConsIder LIe IoIIowIng verse Irom LIe KIng Jumes VersIon (KJV) oI
LIe Book oI GenesIs:
1:S And IusL noL suIIered me Lo kIss my sons und my duugILers? LIou IusL now done
IooIIsIIy In so doIng.
I you sLurL uL LIe R In duugILers, und skIp over LIree IeLLers Lo LIe O In LIou, und LIree
more Lo LIe S In IusL, und so on, LIe IIdden messuge RosweII Is reveuIed! TIIs messuge
Ius u sLep vuIue oI q, us sIown In FIgure 1.
WIen DrosnIn IInds u nume or word muLcI Ior u gIven sLep vuIue n, Ie LIen reurrunges LIe
IeLLers InLo u Iuge muLrIx (wIIcI Ie cuIIs u crossword puzzIe). TIe muLrIx Is n IeLLers wIde,
und InsIde LIIs puzzIe, LIe IeLLers Ior LIe IIdden messuge IIne up LogeLIer verLIcuIIy.
(SomeLImes, u sIIgILIy dIIIerenL procedure Is used Lo muke LIe IIdden word run dIugonuIIy,
every oLIer row, und so IorLI.) TIe unuIysL or LIe compuLer cun LIen Iook Ior more
keyword-reIuLed IILs uround LIe gIven IIdden word. Secondury muLcIes cun be pIcked oII
verLIcuIIy, IorIzonLuIIy, or dIugonuIIy. DrosnIn Iound LIe word DuIIus (connecLed wILI
keywords PresIdenL Kennedy) In one oI IIs puzzIes by sLurLIng uL u D, und LIen pIckIng LIe
nexL IeLLers by movIng one spuce over Lo LIe rIgIL und LIree spuces down severuI LImes.
Dooe Thomos
Duve TIomus, u pIysIcIsL und muLIemuLIcIun, Is presIdenL oI New MexIcuns Ior ScIence und
In-Depth Bible Studies
Hundreds of Hours of Teachings from
the Old & New Testament
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An exumpIe oI sucI u muLrIx Ior LIe RosweII menLIon In KJV GenesIs uppeurs In FIgure z.
TIe IeLLers oI RosweII now uppeur verLIcuIIy uL LIe cenLer oI LIe puzzIe. TIe ucLuuI muLrIx
oI unIque IeLLers Is onIy Iour cIurucLers wIde Iere (dusIed box), buL Look LIe IIberLy oI
sIowIng exLru IeLLers Ior conLexL. A compunIon IIdden messuge - UFO - Is IndIcuLed
wILIIn cIrcIe symboIs. TIIs UFO Is ILseII u IIdden messuge wILI u sLep vuIue oI 1z. DrosnIn
uccepLs uny sucI messuges, even words runnIng IorIzonLuIIy (I.e., LIe ucLuuI words oI LIe
BIbIe sLrung LogeLIer). I eILIer RosweII or UFO Iud been Iound encoded In LIe Hebrew
BIbIe, DrosnIn wouId noL Iuve IesILuLed Lo use words Irom LIe dIrecL LexL us u muLcI (Ior
exumpIe, LIe words LIou IusL now done IooIIsIIy.)
TIe unusuuI puIrIng oI RosweII und UFO Is sIown In IIneur Iorm In FIgure . TIIs muLcI
Is us sLunnIng us uny descrIbed In DrosnIn`s book - yeL none cIuIm LIuL LIe BIbIe code
wouId Iuve LrunsIuLed gruceIuIIy over Lo LIe KJV GenesIs.
DrosnIn cIuIms muLIemuLIcuI prooI LIuL no Iumun couId Iuve encoded LIe BIbIe In LIIs
wuy (DrosnIn 1qq;, o-1). He suys, do noL know II IL Is God, buL udds LIuL LIe code
proves we ure noL uIone.
Hidden Messuges
Some beIIeve LIuL LIese messuges In LIe Hebrew BIbIe ure noL jusL coIncIdence - LIey were
puL LIere deIIberuLeIy by God. BuL II someone IInds u IIdden messuge In u book, u song pIuyed
buckwurds, Iunny-IookIng MurLIun mesus, or some oLIer objecL or LIIng, does LIuL prove
someone eIse puL LIe messuge LIere InLenLIonuIIy? Or mIgIL LIe messuge exIsL onIy In LIe eyes
oI LIe beIoIder (und In LIose oI IIs or Ier IoIIowers)? Does percepLIon oI meunIng prove LIe
messuge wus deIIberuLeIy creuLed?
MosL oI LIe duLu cILed In Iuvor oI LIe purporLed InLeIIIgenL uIIen consLrucLIon oI LIe Fuce on
Murs Is bused on muLIemuLIcuI reIuLIonsIIps umong vurIous MurLIun sLrucLures und
IocuLIons. For exumpIe, uuLIor RIcIurd HougIund IInds LIe CydonIun ruLIo (LIe Iuce IIes
on LIe CydonIu pIuIns regIon oI Murs), eJp, In LIe LungenL oI LIe Iuce`s IuLILude oI qo.868
degrees norLI, In LIe ruLIos oI ungIes oI LIe D&M; PyrumId, und In numerous oLIer pIuces
(HougIund 1qqz). Does LIuL meun LIe Iuce und cILy on Murs were desIgned Ior LIe
express purpose oI spreudIng LIuL very messuge? HougIund empIuLIcuIIy suys, Yes! My
Inner skepLIc suys, NoL so IusL!
n my reseurcI InLo sucI pIenomenu, Iuve
Iound numerous InsLunces oI HougIund`s MurLIun
ruLIos on objecLs we know were noL desIgned or buIIL by uIIens, sucI us LIe U.S. CupILoI
roLundu (FIgure q). Does LIuL prove LIuL MurLIuns buIIL LIIs sLrucLure? Or Is LIIs
pIenomenon reIuLed muInIy Lo LIe deLermInuLIon und skIII oI LIe person IookIng Ior u
specIuI messuge? Any specIuI messuge?
TIere ure dozens oI books ubouL NosLrudumus. n one (HewILL und LorIe 1qq1), LIe uuLIors
IInd IIdden predIcLIons by scrumbIIng LIe seer`s quuLruIns (In FrencI, no Iess), und LIen
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decodIng uccordIng Lo un exLremeIy compIIcuLed
und mysLerIous IormuIu. TIe buck cover
promInenLIy dIspIuys one sucI unscrumbIed
predIcLIon: 1qqz - George BusI re-
eIecLed. (Wrong.) TIe uuLIors sIouId Iuve
known LIuL IL`s mucI suIer Lo IInd IIdden
predIcLIons oI evenLs LIuL Iuve uIreudy Iuppened.
Some crILIcs oI DrosnIn suy LIe journuIIsL Is jusL
duLu mInIng. MuLIemuLIcIun Brendun McKuy oI
AusLruIIun NuLIonuI UnIversILy und IIs coIIeugues
seurcIed Hebrew LexLs besIdes LIe BIbIe. TIey
Iound IIILy-nIne words reIuLed Lo CIunukuI In LIe
Hebrew LrunsIuLIon oI Wcr cnd Pecce. BuL
McKuy doesn'L LIInk someone engIneered LIIs
remurkubIe IeuL Ior IIs or unyone`s beneIIL. SInce
LIen, McKuy Ius responded Lo LIe IoIIowIng
cIuIIenge DrosnIn mude In Newsweek:
< >WIen my crILIcs IInd u messuge ubouL LIe ussussInuLIon oI u prIme mInIsLer encrypLed
In Moby DIck, 'II beIIeve LIem (BegIey 1qq;).
McKuy Iound ussussInuLIon predIcLIons In Moby DIck Ior ndIru GundII, Rene Mouwud,
Leon TroLsky, Rev. M. L. KIng, und RoberL F. Kennedy (see
ILLp:JJcs.unu.edu.uuJ-bdmJdIIugImJmoby.ILmI). EIIyuIu RIps IImseII Ius denIed DrosnIn`s
ImpIIcuLIon LIuL LIey worked LogeLIer, und Ius suId, do noL supporL LIe book us IL Is or
LIe concIusIons IL derIves (Vun BIemu 1qq;).
Hidden Numes in KJV Cenesis und Eduords o. Aguillord
Iuve very recenLIy currIed ouL u sLudy on IIndIng IIdden numes In boLI LIe KJV GenesIs und
LIe U.S. Supreme CourL`s 1q8; ruIIng on Educrds t. Auillcrd (u weII-known ruIIng on
creuLIonIsm, IereuILer reIerred Lo us sImpIy Educrds). used LIe sume seL oI ruIes Ior boLI LIe
KJV GenesIs (ubouL 1o,ooo cIurucLers) und Educrds (ubouL 1oo,ooo cIurucLers). Iouded u
IIsL oI preseIecLed numes und IeL LIe compuLer seurcI Ior eucI one In Lurn, Ior equIdIsLunL
IeLLer sequences wILI sLep dIsLunces Irom z Lo 1,ooo, und Ior every possIbIe sLurLIng IeLLer.
seurcIed Iorwurd onIy.
One wouId expecL LIuL specIuI bIbIIcuI messuges IIdden In LIe Hebrew BIbIe wouId sImpIy
noL muke IL InLo LIe KIng Jumes VersIon, mucI Iess InLo Educrds. And sInce LIe Hebrew
uIpIubeL doesn'L IncIude voweIs, IL sIouId be mucI Iurder Lo IInd muLcIes In LIe EngIIsI
LexLs, becuuse un uddILIonuI cIurucLer muLcI Is requIred Ior eucI voweI.
DrosnIn`s conLroI wus LIe Hebrew LexL oI Wcr cnd Pecce. DrosnIn cIuIms LIuL wIen LIey
seurcIed Ior words (sucI us comeL, JupILer, eLc.) In LIe BIbIe, LIey oILen Iound LIem
LIere, buL noL In Wcr cnd Pecce.
pIcked u seL oI numes cureIuIIy. TIe IIsL conLuIned IIve numes oI Iour IeLLers, IIve oI IIve
IeLLers, IIve oI sIx IeLLers, IIve oI seven IeLLers, und IIve oI eILIer eIgIL or nIne IeLLers. wus
more wIImsIcuI In my cIoIce oI subjecLs und cIose LuIk sIow IosLs, scIenLIsLs, und jusL pIuIn
IoIks us weII us poIILIcuI or IIsLorIcuI IIgures. Iound LIousunds oI IIdden occurrences oI
LIese numes In boLI GenesIs und Educrds. TIe resuILs uppeur In TubIe 1.
L Is sLrIkIng LIuL Lens oI LIousunds oI IIdden occurrences were Iound Ior LIe LwenLy-IIve
numes submILLed, Ior boLI GenesIs und Educrds. More muLcIes were Iound In LIe Iormer,
buL IL does Iuve o,ooo more IeLLers Lo work wILI. AnoLIer ImporLunL observuLIon Is
ImmedIuLeIy uppurenL In TubIe 1 - sIorL numes IIke Leno or Reed were Iound mucI
more IrequenLIy LIun Iong numes IIke GIngrIcI or MuLsumuru. ("MuLsumuru Is, oI
course, MoIIeen MuLsumuru oI LIe NuLIonuI CenLer Ior ScIence EducuLIon, In BerkeIey, und
Romero Is AIbuquerque boxer Dunny Romero). MurLIn Gurdner wus Iound IIdden In
Educrds, mucI us Gurdner unLIcIpuLed couId Iuppen In IIs dIscussIon oI gemuLrIu und LIe
work oI RIps und IIs coIIeugues (Gurdner 1qq;).
TIe resuILs ure cIeur und compeIIIng, und
cerLuInIy noL surprIsIng. L Is mucI eusIer Lo
IInd sIorL numes LIun Iong numes. TIere mIgIL be LIousunds oI occurrences oI LIe Iour-
IeLLer nume RIcI, Ior exumpIe. BuL muLcIIng GIngrIcI Is mucI Iurder, sInce Iew or none
oI LIe LIousunds oI InsLunces oI RIcI wIII be preceded by GIng uL exucLIy LIe rIgIL sLep
IocuLIons. BuL LIere ure z,q IIdden occurrences oI NewL In KJV GenesIs, so one couId
ImugIne LIuL LIe Speuker oI LIe House Is cerLuInIy menLIoned copIousIy.
TIere Is, oI course, unoLIer IucLor In LIe success oI IIdden word seurcIes. SImpIy puL, some
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IeLLers ure more common LIun oLIers.
FIgures gu und gb gIve LIe reIuLIve
IrequencIes Ior LIe IeLLers In GenesIs und
Educrds.
TIere Is, oI course, unoLIer IucLor In LIe
success oI IIdden word seurcIes. SImpIy puL,
some IeLLers ure more common LIun oLIers.
FIgures gu und gb gIve LIe reIuLIve
IrequencIes Ior LIe IeLLers In GenesIs und
Educrds.
TIe cIurLs sIow LIuL cerLuIn IeLLers (sucI us
A, D, E, H, , N, O, R, S, und T) uppeur more
oILen LIun oLIers. ObvIousIy, words mude
wILI LIese IoL IeLLers (sucI us Reed,
Deer, SLuIIn, or HILIer) Iuve u beLLer
cIunce oI beIng Iound LIun words conLuInIng
uny cooI IeLLers IIke J or Q. RosIe Iud
zoz GenesIs muLcIes, more LIun LIe qq Ior
OpruI - buL OpruI conLuIns u cooI P. (
uIso seurcIed Ior Hurpo, wIIcI Is jusL
OpruI buckwurds, und Iound 6z IILs).
WIen perIormed u sepuruLe seurcI Ior
RosweII In KJV GenesIs, onIy Iound one
IIdden muLcI Ior LIIs seven-IeLLer word. BuL
Iound ,81z muLcIes Ior UFO, 18; Ior
dIsk, Ior MOGUL, q,;q8 Ior NYU, z
Ior weuLIer, 1,z Ior geur, ;; Ior
crusI, q Ior dummy, zq Ior uIIen, und
z Ior suucer. couIdn'L IInd RosweII In
Educrds uL sLeps oI 1,ooo or Iess, buL dId
IInd mosL oI LIe oLIers, und In sImIIur
numbers.
How Lnosoul Are Puired
Messuges?
DrosnIn und oLIers someLImes udmIL LIuL
IIndIng IsoIuLed IIdden numes or messuges
cun be LIe producL oI rundom cIunce. BuL
LIey cIuIm LIuL IIndIng IInked puIrs or LrIpIes oI numes or words Is so ImprobubIe LIuL doIng
so proves LIe supernuLuruI, dIvIne, or uIIen orIgIn oI LIe "messuge. n DrosnIn`s words,
ConsIsLenLIy, LIe BIbIe code brIngs LogeLIer InLerIockIng words LIuL reveuI reIuLed
InIormuLIon. WILI BIII CIInLon, PresIdenL. WILI LIe Moon IundIng, spucesIIp und ApoIIo
11. WILI HILIer, NuzI. WILI Kennedy, DuIIus.
n experImenL uILer experImenL, LIe crossword puzzIes were Iound onIy In LIe BIbIe. NoL
In Wcr cnd Pecce, noL In uny oLIer book, und noL In Len mIIIIon compuLer-generuLed LesL
cuses. (DrosnIn 1qq;, z6)
PerIups LIere wus u bug In DrosnIn`s compuLer progrum. Or perIups Ie dIdn'L reuIIy wunL
Lo IInd IIdden messuge puIrs ouLsIde oI LIe Hebrew BIbIe. AII know Is LIuL wus ubIe Lo
eusIIy produce compIex IIdden messuges In uII LIe LexLs worked wILI.
deveIoped u compuLer progrum LIuL Lukes vurIous words uIreudy IocuLed us IIdden codes
(sucI us HILIer und NuzI) und pIuys LIem uguInsL eucI oLIer Lo IInd LIe besL-IInked
puIrs. TIe sLurLIng IeLLers und equIdIsLunL sLeps provIde uII LIe necessury InIormuLIon,
provIded one Ieurns Iow Lo munIpuIuLe IL.
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LIen used LIIs upproucI Lo deveIop LIe puzzIes sIown In Iigore 6u (GenesIs, sLep = oo)
und Iigore 6b (Educrds, sLep = 1;), boLI wILI dIrecL coded IInkuges oI HILIer und
NuzI. TIese puzzIes ure sLrIkIng counLerexumpIes oI DrosnIn`s cIuIms.
n response Lo DrosnIn`s cIuIIenge, decIded Lo Iook Ior HILIer und NuzI IInked In
ToIsLoy`s Wcr cnd Pecce us weII. Iound un EngIIsI LrunsIuLIon oI LIe epIc noveI on LIe
nLerneL, und downIouded LIe IIrsL LwenLy-Iour cIupLers oI Book 1, gIvIng me ubouL 16;,ooo
cIurucLers. By LIe LIme goL Lo sLeps oI jusL ;o, uIreudy Iud Iound more LIun IuII u
dozen exceIIenL puzzIe IInkuges oI HILIer und NuzI. TIe besL uppeurs In FIgure ;: LIIs
enLIre puzzIe LexL spuns jusL IIve purugrupIs oI CIupLer z oI Book 1 oI ToIsLoy`s noveI.
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DrosnIn uses muny meLIods Lo Improve LIe odds oI ImpossIbIe-by-cIunce IInkuges. For
one, Ie uses IorIzonLuI words Luken dIrecLIy Irom LIe orIgInuI LexL. For exumpIe, wIen
DrosnIn Iound CIInLon IInked Lo presIdenL, LIe word presIdenL wus jusL LIe Hebrew
word Ior cIIeI, Luken Irom ILs ucLuuI conLexL In LIe orIgInuI BIbIe. SecondIy, DrosnIn Iound
some IIdden duLes reIerrIng Lo LIe Hebrew cuIendur; Ior exumpIe, GuII Wur ucLIvILy on
Junuury 18, 1qq1, wus Iound In LIe words rd SIevuL. BuL, Ie Iound oLIer duLes reIerrIng
Lo LIe GregorIun cuIendur, sucI us LIuL oI LIe OkIuIomu CILy bombIng, wIIcI wus IInked In
LIe BIbIe by LIe IIdden duLe Duy 1q, und InLerpreLed us u reIerence Lo boLI AprII 1q, 1qq,
LIe duLe oI LIe bombIng, und AprII 1q, 1qq (Wuco). And IInuIIy, DrosnIn Lukes IuII
udvunLuge oI LIe eccenLrIcILIes oI LIe Hebrew Iunguuge, In wIIcI words cun be condensed
und IeLLers occusIonuIIy dropped.
My sLudy generuLed severuI oLIer exumpIes LIuL ure jusL us specLucuIur, und jusL us unIIkeIy
(II noL more so), LIun mosL oI DrosnIn`s muLcIes. Now, DrosnIn und IIs coIIeugues wouId
probubIy suy LIuL LIe RosweIIJUFO connecLIon In KJV GenesIs wus jusL u Iucky breuk und
couIdn'L Iuppen uguIn. BuL Iound ,81z IIdden UFO`s In GenesIs, und dozens oI LIese
Iuppen Lo be IIyIng rIgIL uround und LIrougI LIe IIdden word RosweII. As LIe puzzIe sLep
Is cIunged, IInked muLcIes uppeur und dIsuppeur wILI usLonIsIIng Irequency. TIree sucI
exumpIes uppeur In FIgure 8, Ior sLeps oI 88, 8q, und ;. HougIund cIuIms muILIpIe
dIscoverIes oI LIe sume IIdden messuge ure IndIcuLIve oI redunduncy used by LIe code-
muker Lo ussure us LIe messuge Is reuI (HougIund 1qqz). BuL uII LIuL Is reuIIy IuppenIng
Iere Is LIuL codes cun be engIneered - mude Lo Iuppen. You jusL Iuve Lo know Iow Lo
IurvesL LIe IIeId oI possIbIIILIes.
FIgure q Is unoLIer sLrIkIng IInkuge Iound In KJV GenesIs, qz:18 LIrougI q:z1. Here, LIe
nume RegIs uppeurs uL u sLep dIsLunce oI 8o8, buL uIso uL u sLep oI 81o, wIIcI mukes u
nIce X puLLern II LIe puzzIe sLep Is 8oq. (PerIups someone sIouId noLIIy RegIs PIIIbIn und
ugenLs MuIder und ScuIIy).
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I you work uL uny gIven puzzIe Ior u wIIIe, Iurge numbers oI unexpecLed numes und words
InvurIubIy Lurn up. ConsIder LIe puzzIe oI FIgure 1o. TIIs LexL Is u conLIguous rendILIon oI
GenesIs q1:8-q6. TIIs purLIcuIur puzzIe Is eusy Ior LIe reuder Lo verIIy munuuIIy, sInce IL
Ius u reIuLIveIy smuII sLep oI qo. TIe puzzIe ILseII Is q1 cIurucLers wIde, so LIe rIgILmosL
coIumn Is u repeLILIon oI LIe IeILmosL. used LIe compuLer Lo IInd severuI dIugonuI messuges
Iere: Deer, RegIs, NuzI, Leno, DoIe. Muny verLIcuI messuges were sImpIe enougI Lo
be Iound jusL by porIng over LIe puzzIe: Ior exumpIe, OpruI, Iere, LeIu, HuIe, senL,
nude, pure, IuLe, duLu, Roe, Reed, Meg, Iood, pIns (snIp), DeIon, und
Ione. NewL Is In LIere Loo, buL uL un oIIbeuL sLep LIuL mukes Ior u jIILed urrungemenL.
And LIen, LIere ure uII LIose IorIzonLuI words Loo!
suspecL LIuL wILI dIIIgence, one couId IInd enougI muLcIes Lo muke uImosL uII oI LIe
cIurucLers In LIe puzzIe purLs oI IIdden words. TIe puzzIe beIow Is IILeruIIy drIppIng wILI
uddILIonuI IIdden surprIses. RIps IImseII uppeurs In spIrIL reud buckwurds. Pour, AIun,
und susI run verLIcuIIy. And dIugonuI messuges oI vuryIng compIexILy Iurk everywIere.
Cun you IInd LIe upes swIngIng beLween duLu und Reed"? Love InLersecLIng wILI
nude"? How ubouL Ares, reeI, deIL, IIon, dogs, pony, Iurd, dIeL, Lruce,
curd, Poe, und wurL"? TIey ure uII In LIere - und more.
TIere ure dozens oI IInked messuges In LIe puzzIe ubove. BuL Iow ure we Lo know wIIcI
words ure IInked by LIe secreLIve uuLIor? s LIe reuI messuge NuzI senL pure IuLe Iere,
or Is IL DeIon pIns nude OpruI? AII oI LIese IILs ure uuLIenLIc, encoded numes LIuL Iuve
Iurked InsIde LIe LexL oI LIe KIng Jumes VersIon oI GenesIs Ior Iundreds oI yeurs. BuL LIe
wIImsIcuI combInuLIons LIey uppeur In sIow LIuL LIese surprIses ure sImpIy Iucky breuks,
und noL uuLIenLIc messuges Irom ubove.
Whut Are the Odds, Reully?
DrosnIn und IIs coIIeugues suy LIuL geLLIng IInked muLcIes by coIncIdence Is sLuLIsLIcuIIy
ImpossIbIe und cILe LIe odds uguInsL sucI coIncIdences us more LIun ,ooo Lo 1 (und
someLImes mucI more). UsIng numbers IIke LIese, LIe BIbIe code promoLers Lry Lo convInce
LIeIr reuders LIuL LIe exIsLence oI God Is now proven sLuLIsLIcuIIy beyond LIe sIudow oI u
doubL, sImpIy becuuse LIey cun IInd IInked puIrs IIke CIInLon und cIIeI In LIe sume generuI
ureu oI LIe BIbIe.
BuL LIeIr core concIusIons ure bused on severeIy IIuwed probubIIILy urgumenLs. DrosnIn`s
IormuIuLIon oI LIe ImprobubIIILy oI LIe occurrence oI IInked puIrs Is ImpIIcILIy bused on LIe
ussumpLIon LIuL you Iuve onIy one opporLunILy Lo geL LIe muLcI. BuL, wILI LIe IeIp oI LIe
compuLer, DrosnIn geLs Lo Luke udvunLuge oI bIIIIons oI opporLunILIes.
LeL`s Iook uL DrosnIn`s upproucI wILI u IoLLery unuIogy. TIe probubIIILy oI wInnIng u IoLLery
wILI u sIngIe LIckeL Is very smuII, und DrosnIn suys LIe probubIIILy oI geLLIng un ImprobubIe
muLcI (sucI us CIInLon und presIdenL) Is uIso very smuII. BuL wIuL Iuppens II you buy
more LIun one LIckeL?
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n LIe New MexIco DuIIy MIIIIons IoLLery, LIe odds oI wInnIng LIe $1 mIIIIon juckpoL wILI
jusL one LIckeL ure ubouL Len mIIIIon Lo one uguInsL. WILI Lwo LIckeLs, LIe odds pIummeL, Lo
ubouL IIve mIIIIon Lo one. I you buy one mIIIIon LIckeLs, your odds drop Lo onIy ubouL Len Lo
one uguInsL. And II you InvesL $1o mIIIIon In LIckeLs, LIe odds become upproxImuLeIy Lwo Lo
one In your Iuvor! MosL peopIe cun'L uIIord Lo buy mIIIIons oI LIckeLs. TIose wIo do Iuve
LIuL kInd oI money usuuIIy don'L dump IL on LIe IoLLery, becuuse you uImosL uIwuys end up
IosIng.
BuL In DrosnIn`s gume, you don'L Iuve Lo wIn more LIun you Iose. You don'L even Iuve Lo
breuk even. AII you need Ior success Is Lo wIn every once In u wIIIe. And, you cun Iuve wIuL
umounLs Lo mIIIIons oI Iree IoLLery LIckeLs sImpIy by runnIng u compuLer progrum, or
porIng over crossword-puzzIe prInLouLs. DrosnIn rouLIneIy LesLs bIIIIons oI IeLLer sequences
Ior muLcIes Lo seIecLed words or numes, und goes Lo sLeps oI muny LIousunds. By usIng
sLeps Iower LIun 1,ooo onIy, IImILed myseII Lo usIng onIy ubouL percenL oI LIe poLenLIuI
oI GenesIs or Educrds. Brendun McKuy (In personuI communIcuLIon) sIowed me Iow Lo
IInd IIdden words mucI more eIIIcIenLIy, und u seurcI oI KJV GenesIs uL uII possIbIe sLeps
Ior my IIsL oI LwenLy-IIve numes cume up wILI over one mIIIIon uddILIonuI muLcIes. TIese
IncIude sIx IILs Ior CIInLon, IIILeen Ior Gurdner, LIree Ior HIIIury und EInsLeIn, und
Lwo Ior Kennedy.
Conclosion
TIe promoLers oI IIdden-messuge cIuIms suy, How couId sucI umuzIng coIncIdences be LIe
producL oI rundom cIunce? LIInk LIe reuI quesLIon sIouId be, How couId sucI
coIncIdences noL be LIe InevILubIe producL oI u Iuge sequence oI LrIuIs on u Iurge, essenLIuIIy
rundom duLubuse?
Once Ieurned Iow Lo nuvIguLe In puzzIe-spuce, IIndIng IncredIbIe predIcLIons becume u
rouLIne uIIuIr. Iound comeL, HuIe, und Bopp IInked In KJV GenesIs, uIong wILI IorLy
und dIed, wIIcI couId be InLerpreLed us un obvIous reIerence Lo Heuven`s GuLe. Iound
TrInILy, Los AIumos, uLom, und bomb encoded LogeLIer In Educrds, In u secLIon
conLuInIng reIerences Lo securILy, LesL, und unLI-IuscIsL. And Iound HILIer IInked Lo
NuzI dozens oI LImes In severuI books. WIen seL ouL Lo engIneer u IIdden code IInk oI
code und bogus In KJV GenesIs, wus ubIe Lo produce sIxLy cIoseIy IInked puIrs. And
every sIngIe one oI LIese puIrs couId IIL InsIde u reusonubIy sIzed puzzIe.
TIe source oI LIe mysLerIous BIbIe code Ius been reveuIed - IL`s Iomo supIens.
Now somebody go LeII OpruI.
ReIerences
BegIey, SIuron. 1qq;. Seek und ye sIuII IInd. Newsweek, June q, pp. 66-6;.
DrosnIn, MIcIueI. 1qq;. TIe BIbIe Code. New York: SImon und ScIusLer.
Gurdner, MurLIn. 1qq;. FurrukIun, CubuIu, BuIu'I, und 1q. SkepLIcuI nquIrer z1 (z):
16-18, ;.
HewILL, V. J., und PeLer LorIe. 1qq1. NosLrudumus: TIe End oI LIe MIIIennIum. New
York: SImon und ScIusLer.
HougIund, RIcIurd C., 1qqz. TIe MonumenLs oI Murs: A CILy on LIe Edge oI Forever.
BerkeIey, CuIII.: NorLI ALIunLIc Books.
Vun BIemu, DuvId. 1qq;. DecIpIerIng God`s pIun. TIme, June q, p. 6.
WILzLum, Doron, EIIyuIu RIps, und Youv Rosenburg. 1qqq. EquIdIsLunL IeLLer
sequences In LIe Book oI GenesIs. SLuLIsLIcuI ScIence q ().
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