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Offline Geronimo Jackson

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The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« on: March 08, 2007, 02:38:16 PM »
''Enter 77''; according to Numerologists, 77 represents ''spiritual wisdom'' and ''mystical powers in action.'' And in Christianity, ''77'' is also a number closely linked with forgiveness and redemption. The main theme of this show.
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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2007, 02:44:43 PM »
77 is also 4+8+23+42 or 4+15+16+42

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2007, 02:50:31 PM »
777 is the number of perfection in Christianity.

77 or the numbers could also be code for a word or phrase.  I don't know if I can explain this intellengently, but I will try.  In the Bible there is a lot of numerology going on and it represents things.  For example, some people believe that the antichrist's real name will be 666 numerically.  For the life of me I can't remember how they do it, so I will go find my book again and check it out.  Basically, every letter of the alphabet has a numerical value.  I think. 

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2007, 02:52:23 PM »
77 was Mr. Candle's golf score...

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2007, 07:22:44 PM »
77 was Mr. Candle's golf score...

Wow...on 18 holes?  That's pretty good for a guy with one bum arm!  ;D

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #5 on: March 09, 2007, 02:11:54 AM »
777 is the number of perfection in Christianity.

77 or the numbers could also be code for a word or phrase.  I don't know if I can explain this intellengently, but I will try.  In the Bible there is a lot of numerology going on and it represents things.  For example, some people believe that the antichrist's real name will be 666 numerically.  For the life of me I can't remember how they do it, so I will go find my book again and check it out.  Basically, every letter of the alphabet has a numerical value.  I think. 

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This is one method sometimes employed in the interpretation of the Scriptures.  Whether or not it is the CORRECT method is up for debate discussion. :)  The analysis of these numbers may or may not result in spiritual understanding.  However, it is clear that certain numbers are repeated in the Bible for emphasis of some sort.  The Bible does use numbers in patterns.  The number "7" is commonly associated with spiritual perfection.

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #6 on: March 09, 2007, 04:50:07 AM »
It would seem perfect then that numbers with a spiritual significance would be the numbers that Locke would be asked to enter.  He is a very spiritual guy and believes in fate/destiny and divine intervention... 

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #7 on: March 09, 2007, 10:17:39 AM »
I think we need to broaden the discussion to include all the numbers our scratch golfer Chuck Waxley mentioned.  77 in and of itself may not have as much meaning unless it is combined with the other numbers.  Unfortunately, I don't know what those numbers are.  Who knows, maybe its meaningless, but why have those specific numbers, why not a simple 1 for food drop, 2 for a list of current available movies, 3 for express checkout, and 4 for blow up the place.

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #8 on: March 09, 2007, 01:22:09 PM »
Palette Drop - 24
Station up link - 32
Mainland Communications - 38
Sonar Access - 56
Incursion by Hostiles - 77

I think we need to broaden the discussion to include all the numbers our scratch golfer Chuck Waxley mentioned.  77 in and of itself may not have as much meaning unless it is combined with the other numbers.  Unfortunately, I don't know what those numbers are.  Who knows, maybe its meaningless, but why have those specific numbers, why not a simple 1 for food drop, 2 for a list of current available movies, 3 for express checkout, and 4 for blow up the place.

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #9 on: March 09, 2007, 01:37:08 PM »
77 is the only odd number, thats "odd"


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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #10 on: March 09, 2007, 01:53:41 PM »
Palette Drop - 24
Station up link - 32
Mainland Communications - 38
Sonar Access - 56
Incursion by Hostiles - 77

the first two added together equal 56 which together equal 11, the third and four numbers equal 11, add all four numbers together you get 227 which added together equals 11.....

you end up with a prime number.....

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #11 on: March 09, 2007, 02:34:25 PM »
There is 'The Group of 77' in the UN - "loose coalition of developing nations, designed to promote its members' collective economic interests and create an enhanced joint negotiating capacity in the United Nations. There were 77 founding members of the organization..." (per Wikipedia)

http://www.g77.org/

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #12 on: March 09, 2007, 04:10:29 PM »
OMFG  :o

I just spilled my cereal and 77 cheerios fell on the floor.

Whoah!

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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #13 on: March 09, 2007, 04:44:20 PM »
OMFG  :o

I just spilled my cereal and 77 cheerios fell on the floor.

Whoah!

How'd they know that?  :-\











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Re: The Meaning ofthe numbers 77
« Reply #14 on: March 10, 2007, 02:14:32 AM »
The show also aired on March 7, 2007, hmmm... I see 77 in there and it was the 77th day on the island, I think, not sure but close... maybe it's a simple answer.
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