Number 10

Number 10 in Bible is a symbol of perfection, harmony and creation. This number is one of the most powerful and most widely spread, as well as 3, 7 and 12. Number 10 is a symbolic combination of number 4, which is a number that symbolizes the world around us, the material part of the universe and number 6 which is associated with human beings. Summed together these numbers symbolize a man on the Earth who need to abide by the God’s law in order to have a chance for a new beginning.

It is also a number of integration, discipline, laws and wholeness. The phrase “God said” is repeated 10 times through Genesis. His word is reflected in 10 Commandments as well, that symbolize the ultimate law for any person to live by. This number implies the obedience and responsibility on the person to keep up to the laws.

Jesus was selected to take the sins of humanity on the 10th day of the month, later known as the day of Atonement, or in other words of taking the responsibility for disobedience and sins of humanity. This is a Holy Day, which celebrates the victory over the evil.

There were 10 generations of people who lived before the flood and who were sinners, and the flood wiped them away for their disobedience. Noah was of the 10th generation and the ark was created to lead to the new beginning. The pagan Egypt experienced 10 plaques from God, in order to release his people, which was also the reaction to human disobedience.

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