According to E.W. Bullinger the number 11 has a very significant meaning in the biblical text. He writes, "If ten is the number which marks the perfection of Divine order, then eleven is an addition to it, subversive of and undoing that order.
If twelve is the number which marks the perfection of Divine government, then eleven falls short of it. So that whether we regard it as being 10 + 1, or 12 - 1, it is the number which marks,
disorder, disorganization, imperfection, and disintegration."
THE ELEVEN SONS OF JACOB
told of the disintegration and disorganization in Jacob's family, which made it possible for it to be said "one is not."
FROM HOREB TO KADESH BARNEA
was a journey of eleven days (Deut 1:2). One more day would have carried them to the complete administration of all those wonderful laws
which God had given them.
[It should have taken the Hebrews, led by Moses Eleven days to reach the promised land...disobedience and complaining caused it to take 40 years]
ELI, HOPHNI, AND PHINEHAS
have for their gematria the number 462, the factors of which are 11 and 42; both significant of the disorder in Eli's house, and of disintegration in Israel.
JEHOIAKIM REIGNED ELEVEN YEARS
when Nebuchadnezzar came up and began his disintegrating work on Jerusalem (2 Kings 23:36, 34:1; 2 Chron 36:5,6).
ZEDEKIAH REIGNED ELEVEN YEARS
when Nebuchadnezzar completed the work by putting an end to Israel's rule in Jerusalem (2 Chron 36:11; Jer 52:1), for "in the eleventh year
the city was broken up" (Jer 39:2).
THE ELEVENTH YEAR
in which Ezekiel prophesied against Tyre (Eze 26:1) and against Egypt (30:20 and 31:1) was the eleventh year of Zedekiah, in which Jerusalem was broken up. And the threefold
repetition of it is to impress us with the fact that Tyre and Egypt
should be broken up, as Jerusalem had been.
THE ELEVEN APOSTLES
witness of disintegration even amongst the Twelve (Acts 2:14, etc.); while
THE ELEVENTH HOUR
(Matt 20:6,9) is proverbial as being contrary alike both to what is right in order and arrangement.
THE LIFE OF OUR LORD ON EARTH
was about 33 years (3 x 11), and then He was "cut off," and "we see not yet all things put under Him" (Dan 9:26; Heb 2:8).
occurs only twice, both referring to days of defective administration, marked by the fact that there was "no king":--
* Judges 16:5, the Philistine bribe which deprived Israel of their mighty judge and deliverer, Samson.
* Judges 17:2, etc., connected with the introduction of idolatry into Israel, which brought with it trouble and disintegration; added to God's order and ordinances for them; and in the end caused the ruin and
loss of all government.
Dan and Ephraim were the two offending tribes, for Micah, who made the image with the eleven hundred shekels, was an Ephraimite, and the tribe that stole it and his priest was the Tribe of Dan. Both are omitted from the tribes in Revelation 7, according to the declaration of Jehovah in Deuteronomy 29:18-20, that
the "man, woman, family, or tribe" which should introduce idolatry into Israel, "the LORD shall BLOT OUT HIS NAME."
Joseph was eleven years in Potiphar's house:—
On September the 11th in the year 2001, in New York City , seven days before the Festival of Rosh Hashanah or God's New Year the number 11 was represented according to the meaning of the numerical value.
disorder, disorganization, imperfection, and disintegration (in the form of the twin towers.)
The God of creation allowed a warning to go fourth. The warning was that he was dismantling the wealth of the West. (Things have not gotten better since the stocks crashed on September the 17th, 2001)
Seven years later on September 29th, 2008 on Rosh Hashana the following occurred.
NEW YORK) -- Stocks skidded Monday, with the Dow slumping nearly 777 points, in the biggest single-day point loss ever, after the House rejected the government's $700 billion bank bailout plan.
Here is what E.W. Bullinger writes about the number 7 "We come now to the great number of spiritual perfection. A number which, therefore, occupies so large a place in the works, and especially in the Word of God as being inspired by the Holy Spirit."
(If you don't understand the Lord's Feast days the reason for the very dates and calendar events in the bible probably have little meaning to you. They all follow patterns and many, not all line up with His feast days!
What an outrageous coincidence, huh?
2011 is going to be a year of amazing judgment.....Now how on earth would I know that?
Watch the whole thing:
Far too many people in our world have no idea what is coming.....
Ezekiel 30:3 For the day is near, the day of the LORD is near--a day of clouds, a time of doom for the nations.
Joel 1:15 Alas for that day! For the day of the LORD is near; it will come like destruction from the Almighty.