Titles of “The Antichrist” Who Is Yet To Come!
The Biblical prophecies about The Antichrist remind us that one day there will come a world leader who will charm the public and deceive the nations. The person we commonly refer to as The Antichrist is actually known by several names and titles throughout the Bible.
1. THE BEAST – Revelation 13:1
2. THE MAN OF SIN – 2 Thessalonians 2:3
3. THE WICKED ONE – 2 Thessalonians 2:8
4. THE ABOMINATION – Matthew 24:15
5. THE LITTLE HORN – Daniel 7:8
6. THE KING OF FIERCE COUNTENANCE – Daniel 8:23
7. THE PRINCE THAT SHALL COME – Daniel 9:26
8. THE DESPICABLE PERSON – Daniel 11:21
9. THE STRONG -WILLED KING -Daniel 11:36
10. THE VILE SHEPHERD – Zechariah 11:16-17
Did you know YOU can be an antichrist? Let’s begin with 1 John 2:18 and John 2:22.
I John 2:18
Little children, it is the last time: and as ye have heard that antichrist shall come, even now are there many antichrists; whereby we know that it is the last time.
I John 2:22
Who is a liar but he that denieth that Jesus is the Christ? He is antichrist, that denieth the Father and the Son.
TITLES OF THE ANTICHRIST SCRIPTURALLY DEFINED
THE BEAST – Revelation 13:1
And I stood upon the sand of the sea, and saw a beast rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and upon his horns ten crowns, and upon his heads the name of blasphemy.
THE MAN OF SIN – 2 Thessalonians 2:3
Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition….
THE WICKED ONE – 2 Thessalonians 2:8
And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming….
THE ABOMINATION – Matthew 24:15 (Jesus is speaking)
When ye therefore shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, stand in the holy place, (whoso readeth let him understand….
THE LITTLE HORN – Daniel 7:8
I considered the horns, and, behold, there came up among them another little horn, before whom there were three of the first horns plucked up by the roots: and, behold, in this horn were eyes like the eyes of man, and a mouth speaking great things.
THE KING OF FIERCE COUNTENANCE – Daniel 8:23
And in the latter time of their kingdom, when the transgressors are come to the full, a king of fierce countenance, and understanding dark sentences, shall stand up.
THE PRINCE THAT SHALL COME – Daniel 9:26
And after threescore and two weeks shall Messiah be cut off, but not for himself: and the people of the prince that shall come shall destroy the city and the sanctuary; and the end thereof shall be with a flood, and unto the end of the war desolations are determined.
THE VILE PERSON – Daniel 11:21
And in his estate shall stand up a vile person, to whom they shall not give the honour of the kingdom: but he shall come in peaceably, and obtain the kingdom by flatteries.
THE STRONG-WILLED KING – Daniel 11:36
And the king shall do according to his will; and he shall exalt himself, and magnify himself above every god, and shall speak marvelous things against the God of gods, and shall prosper till the indignation be accomplished: for that that is determined shall be done.
THE WORTHLESS SHEPHERD – Zechariah 11:16-17
16For, lo, I will raise up a shepherd in the land, which shall not visit those that be cut off, neither shall seek the young one, nor heal that that is broken, nor feed that that standeth still: but he shall eat the flesh of the fat, and tear their claws in pieces. 17Woe to the idol shepherd that leaveth the flock! the sword shall be upon his arm, and upon his right eye: his arm shall be clean dried up, and his right eye shall be utterly darkened.
SON OF PERDITION – 2 Thessalonians 2:3-4
3Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition; 4who opposeth and exalteth himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped: so that he as God sitteth in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is God.