Peter also testifies of that day in 1 Peter 1:16-18. The leader of the fallen watchers is named Semjaza. These were both giants, and at least one ancient account tells us that they were brothers. Login. In ancient times this whole area was known as Phoenicia, or “land of the Phoenix.”. Christ’s transfiguration was the occasion of a divine decree establishing the TRUE Son of God, as opposed to these false “sons of God,” as they are called in Gen. 6:4. Verse 9 appears to be one of Ezra's editorial notes, explaining the various names by which Mount Hermon was known by the fifth century B.C. So also Mount Hermon was considered a holy mountain. 24:37). It shows what people tend to look for the most based on Google searches for each verse.[1]. 22 But you have come to Mount Sion and to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to myriads of angels. Some place the date in October of 2011, but what is important is that certain occultists believe that 2012 is their window of opportunity. The point is that the year 2012 is very important in the upper degrees of Freemasonry and other occult groups. From then on, there were said to be both good and evil watchers. For this reason, they plan to emerge from the shadows of secret rule to open acceptance by all the nations in the world as the saviors of the world. Sion is spelled with a shin, while Zion is spelled with a tsadik. Furthermore, 33.33 degrees represents 2012.9 nautical miles. If you do, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven. In Numbers 21:21-35 and Deuteronomy 3:1-11, Moses mentions Mount Hermon in relation to the conquest of Og, king of Bashan, and Sihon, king of Heshbon. This is based on the Paris 0 meridian, which is 2.2 degrees east of Greenwich. One would think that if they were so intelligent, they would just accept Jesus Christ as their King, for then they could become legitimate sons of God. The answer is seen in the fact that Mount Hermon is located at 33.33 degrees north, 33.33 degrees east. It had been “devoted” to the watchers who sinned, but Jesus went there to reclaim it as the place of true Sonship in a picture of the manifestation of the true sons of God. Moses defeated Og King of Bashan there before being prohibited from crossing the Jordan River further into the Promised Land ( Deuteronomy 3:8–10 ). 17:5 God says, “This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased; listen to Him!” When we understand that there was a false group called “the sons of God” in Genesis 6:4, we can see that the divine pronouncement was meant in part to identify the TRUE Son of God, the Heir of the world. It was known by the name Sirion , which means “breastplate,” and also Senir, “coat of mail.” What does the Bible say about Hermon? In the Old Testament, Mount Hermon was also called Sirion by the Sidonians (Phoenicians).In the KJV Bible, the Amorite name Shenir or Senir (Strong's #H8149) is used for Hermon. The biblical sons of God are the overcomers who recognize Jesus Christ as the rightful Heir and King of the earth. Hence, Mount Hermon is located 2012 nautical miles from the equator and 2012 nautical miles from the Paris 0 meridian. Many occultists thus have believed that the end of 2012 will culminate their long quest for power since the Nephilim were destroyed, first by the flood and later by the Israelites. 1 “Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of others to be seen by them. In the occultism of Freemasonry, the numbers 3 and 33 are very prominent. Somehow, they knew long ago that Jesus Christ would be glorified on Mount Hermon (Sion), and that it was the earthly symbol of the heavenly Jerusalem—so they decided to try to fulfill the prophecy in their own unlawful manner. There is an interesting connection between these giants and Mount Hermon. These spread throughout the region in the days of Moses and survived even to the time of David. 4 The Nephilim were on the earth in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of men, and they bore children to them. It is said that the Mayan calendar ends on Dec. 21, 2012. He was a famous Greek mathematician who was schooled in Sidonia, the biblical Sidon, which was one of the main cities of Phoenicia. Jared’s birth took place in the year 460. Bible topic categories and verse references are from Nave's Topical Bible (1896) by Orville James Nave (1841–1917). This sent a message that these modern Nephilim, who call themselves Olympians, intend soon to complete their long rise out of the destruction of the flood. Sion was also the Greek Septuagint spelling of the Old Testament Zion, a hill in Jerusalem. 17 For when He received honor and glory from God the Father, such an utterance as this was made to Him by the Majestic Glory, “This is My beloved Son with whom I am well-pleased”— 18 and we ourselves heard this utterance made from heaven when we were with Him on the mount. This snow-capped mountain is also where the Jordan River begins. These two words, found in Deuteronomy 3:9, 1Chronicles 5:23, Song of Solomon 4:8 and Ezekiel 27:5 both mean "to be pointed, peak or snow mountain." In Matt. As the dew of Hermon, and as the dew that descended on the mountains of Zion: for there the LORD commanded the blessing… The dew of Hermon and the dew that descended upon the mountains of Zion, to which the psalmist referred — differs entirely from the ordinary dew of our country — and is a phenomenon peculiar to Palestine and the East. Use this table of contents to go to any section: Use this scale to tell how popular the verses on this page are. The occultists think of the American eagle as the symbol of the Phoenix, and at the London Olympics of 2012 the closing ceremony portrayed the rise of a Phoenix out of the flames of the nations.