The NUMBER 9
In general,THE NUMBER 9 is the largest and last digit Correlating “FINALITY” and Completeness. The Number of Finality or Judgment is committed unto Jesus as “The Son of Man” (John 5:27; Acts 17:31). It marks the END and issue of all things as to man- the Judgment of man and all his works (Bible Study). The use of the Number 9 (nine) as a numerical symbol in Scripture is VERY UNIQUE and somewhat diverse, but there are two striking verses; the 9 FRUITS or the nine GIFTS of the Holy Spirit…
Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. For to one is given by the Spirit of the Word of Wisdom; to another the Word of Knowledge by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of Healing by the same Spirit; To another the working of Miracles; to another PROPHECY; to another Discerning of spirits; to another the Interpretation of Tongues (A Language of the Holy Spirit Often Communicated by Angels): But all these worketh that One and the Selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will….
“And I saw a Great WHITE throne (Archway or Gate), and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away; and there was found no place for them. And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the Books were opened: and another Book was opened, which is the Book Of Life: and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the Books, according to their Works…”
God knows our works, trials, and efforts (Everyone makes mistakes…It is how we learn from our mistakes that matters to God)…and most importantly our Hearts…The Greatest Gift of All…