Example 1: “Create” in Chinese, zào, is written 造.
造 comprises 辶 (walk) and 告 (speak).
“In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. And God said, Let there be light: and there was light.”
– Genesis 1:1-3
“And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.”
– Genesis 1:26
Example 2: “Righteousness” or “Justice” in Chinese, yì, is written 义 or 義.
義 comprises 羊 (lamb) and 我 (I, me).
我 in turn comprises 手 (hand) and 戈 (spear).
And 义 is a pictograph of a cross with a spear.
“But when they came to Jesus, and saw that he was dead already, they brake not his legs: But one of the soldiers with a spear pierced his side, and forthwith came there out blood and water. And he that saw it bare record, and his record is true: and he knoweth that he saith true, that ye might believe. For these things were done, that the scripture should be fulfilled, A bone of him shall not be broken. And again another scripture saith, They shall look on him whom they pierced.”
– John 19:33-37
Example 3: “Ship” in Chinese, chuán, is written 船 or 舩.
船 comprises 舟 (boat), 八 (eight) and 口 (mouth).
And 舩 comprises 舟 (boat), 八 (eight) and 私 (personal or secret).
“And, behold, I, even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth, to destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from under heaven; and every thing that is in the earth shall die. But with thee will I establish my covenant; and thou shalt come into the ark, thou, and thy sons, and thy wife, and thy sons’ wives with thee. And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee; they shall be male and female. Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle after their kind, of every creeping thing of the earth after his kind, two of every sort shall come unto thee, to keep them alive. And take thou unto thee of all food that is eaten, and thou shalt gather it to thee; and it shall be for food for thee, and for them. Thus did Noah; according to all that God commanded him, so did he.”
– Genesis 6:17-22
Example 4: Satan “the tempter” in Chinese, mó, is written 魔.
魔 comprises 鬼 (demon) and 麻 (hemp).
“Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil. And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungred. And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command that these stones be made bread. But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God.”
– Matthew 4:1-4
Re the tempter, notice the presence of marijuana, aka the “devil’s lettuce”.
Further to 魔, notice the following words in Chinese:
1. 魔障 mózhàng = a demon who tempts
2. 魔女 mónǚ = witch
3. 魔力 mólì = magic
4. 魔怔 mózhēng = possessed
5. 魔难 mónàn = tribulation
To find Christian theology and prophecy in a writing system that not only predates the first coming of Jesus Christ but also the ancient Israelites and even Abram of Ur is surely proof of Isaiah 46:9-10.
“Remember the former things of old: for I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me, Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure:”
– Isaiah 46:9-10