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Isaac Newton: The World will END in 2060!

We are used to hearing about the coming end of the world from various predictions or prophecies. Scientists as well as people with a religious background have predicted that mass extinction will come due to "climate change" or as a result of human sins.

Even if science has a different perspective and promotes rationalism, we have seen examples of scientists who dealt with Esotericism, such as Carl Jung or Sir Isaac Newton.

Sir Isaac Newton was creating the principle of gravity and the laws of motion at the same time as he was searching for the famous Philosopher's Stone of the Alchemists. He was also a religious man who wrote theological texts that interpreted the prophecies of the bible and predicted the apocalypse. According to Newton, it will come in 2060!

Newton's prediction in his letter:

The end of the world will come.

In a 1704 letter exhibited at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, above, Newton describes his "prediction":

"Thus the times and half a year are 42 months or 1260 days or three years and a half, reckoning twelve months to a year and 30 days to a month as was done in the Calendar of the primitive year. And the days of the short-lived beasts set for the years of the hurried kingdoms, the period of 1260 days, if dated from the full conquest of the three kings in 800 AD, will end in 2060 AD. It may end later, but I see no reason for it to end earlier."

The full description of how he made his prediction using the Book of Daniel is in the article by historian Stephen Snobelen

Professor Snobelen, who believes that the letter dates "after 1705" and that "the erratic handwriting suggests that it was written towards the end of his life". Whatever the exact date, we see him much less certain here. He also predicts some other dates—2344, 2090 (or 2132), 2374. They all seem arbitrary, but "given the roundness of the number and the fact that it appears in more than one letter 2060 has become the most common."

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