Properties of the number 444
In 444 AD St. Patrick founds the Irish city of Armagh. He later decrees the city to be the central educational authority for those who wish to spread the gospel. Armagh remains the religious capital of Christainity and Catholicism in Ireland. It is home to St. Patrick's Catholic Cathedral and St. Patrick's Church of Ireland Cathedral.
In 444 AD Dioscorus I becomes Pope following the death of Cyril of Alexandria. Like his forerunner Cyril, Dioscorus opposed the christology of Nestorius. Nestorianism emphasizes a distinction between the human and divine natures of Christ, thus creating a dichotomy of "persons" rather than a unity of two natures. Dioscorus is later exiled for violations of canon law performed during the Second Council of Ephesus.
The Hebrew לְדֹ֣ר וָדֹֽר׃ adds up to 444. לְדֹ֣ר וָדֹֽר׃ is translated as "generation to generation" and transliterated as ledor vador. See Psalms 102:12 and Psalms 135:13.
The Hebrew וַיִּשְׁכֹּ֤ן כְּבֹוד־ יְהוָה֙ adds up to 444. וַיִּשְׁכֹּ֤ן כְּבֹוד־ יְהוָה֙ is translated as "The Glory of the Lord dwelt" and transliterated as vaiyishkon kevovd Yahweh. See Exodus 24:16.
The Hebrew ֙ דָּ֣ם שָׁפָ֔ךְ adds up to 444. ֙ דָּ֣ם שָׁפָ֔ךְ is translated as "shed blood" and transliterated as dam shafach. See Leviticus 17:4.
The Hebrew הַגְלֹ֣ות adds up to 444. הַגְלֹ֣ות is translated as "carried away into exile" and transliterated as haglovt. See Jeremiah 24:1.
The Hebrew דַּמֶּ֔שֶׂק adds up to 444. דַּמֶּ֔שֶׂק is the Hebrew name for Syrian city of Damascus. See Isaiah 7:8. Recall that Paul was on the road to Damascus when he was struck blind by the presence of the resurrected Jesus in a bright light (Acts 22:6-8, Acts 26:12-15).
The Greek τελεία ἀγάπη adds up to 444. τελεία ἀγάπη is translated as "perfect love" (1 John 4:18) and transliterated as teleia agapē.
The Greek σὰρξ καὶ αἷμα adds up to 444. σὰρξ καὶ αἷμα is translated as "flesh and blood"
(1 Corinthians 15:50)and transliterated as sarx kai aima.
444 reduces to 12 which is associated with the 12 Tribes of Israel and the 12 Apostles. 444 further reduces from 12 to 3 which symbolizes the Trinity.
The Chinese character 4 (四) sounds very similar to the Chinese word for death, so 444 (四四四) can be interpreted as "die, die, die".
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Last modification: October 2, 2011