Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. 2002 and also reached best-equidistant letter sequences in the book of genesis pdf status. The messages are purported to be hidden in the Torah, and can be deciphered by placing the letters of various Torah passages at equal intervals in a text that has been formatted to fit inside a graph. Appeared slightly later, follows a more historical and traditional route.
This page was last edited on 11 September 2017, at 22:43. This article has multiple issues. Statements consisting only of original research should be removed. This hidden code has been described as a method by which specific letters from the text can be selected to reveal an otherwise obscured message. Many examples have been documented in the past. Modern computers have been used to search for similar patterns and more complex variants, as well as quantifying its statistical likelihood. Some tests purportedly showing statistically significant codes in the Bible were published as a “challenging puzzle” in a peer-reviewed academic journal in 1994, and later questioned.
The paper, which was presented by the journal as a “challenging puzzle”, presented strong statistical evidence that biographical information about famous rabbis was encoded in the text of the Book of Genesis, centuries before those rabbis lived. Since then the term “Bible codes” has been popularly used to refer specifically to information encrypted via this ELS method. Torah, and asserts that any attempt to study the codes outside of this context is invalid. Then, beginning at the starting point, select letters from the text at equal spacing as given by the skip number. This is produced by writing out the text in a regular grid, with exactly the same number of letters in each line, then cutting out a rectangle. ELSs for BIBLE and CODE are shown. Normally only a smaller rectangle would be displayed, such as the rectangle drawn in the figure.