“Sword of Time – ZAYIN” by Robin Main

Let us continue to explore the Word of God contained within the Hebrew Living Letters™ (HLL).

ZAYIN (ז) is the seventh letter of the Hebrew Alef-Bet. Therefore, it has the numerical value of 7. The pictograph for ZAYIN looks like a sword. It symbolizes to cut, or to pierce. Since ZAYIN represents both a sword and the number seven, we understand that it is used to rightly divide, or cut up, time (z’man) into units of seven:

* The 7th day of the week is the Sabbath where God rested from all His work according to the Word of God [week of days]

* The 49th day (7 x 7) after Passover (Pesach) is Pentecost (Shavuot) [week of weeks]

* The 7th month of the Hebrew year is Tishri [week of months]

* The 7th year of rest for the land is called the Shemitah [week of years]

* The 49th year (7×7) is the last jubilee year in a cycle – a Yovel [week of week of years]

* The 7th millennium of human history from the point of creation of mankind (Adam and Eve) is the Millennial Kingdom [week of 1000s, or weeks of eons]

A commentary on the Book of Leviticus – Vayikra Rabbah 29:10 – articulates that the number seven has always been regarded as the number of completion, wholeness, blessing, and rest.

ZAYIN (ז) looks similar to the Hebrew Living Letter ™ VAV (ו) except that the head of the letter ZAYIN extends in both directions, which appears like a crown scepter of a king. It is rulership manifesting in the world.

Let’s focus on the Seven Day Sabbath. Abraham Joshua Heschel wrote an excellent book – The Sabbath. Within he shares profound mysteries of the Sabbath. For instance, “One of the most distinguished words in the Bible is the word qadosh, holy: a word which more than any other is representative of the mystery and majesty of the divine. Now what was the first holy object in the history of the world? Was it a mountain? Was it an altar? It is, indeed, a unique occasion at which the distinguished word qadosh is used for first time: in the Book of Genesis at the end of the story of creation. How extremely significant is the fact that it is applied to time: ‘And God blessed the seventh day and made it holy.’ There is no reference in the record of creation to any object in space that would be endowed with the quality of holiness. … When history began, there was only one holiness in the world, holiness in time” (p. xvi-xvii).

After creation, God called for the holiness of man at Mount Sinai through Moses: “Thus you shall say to the House of Jacob and tell the sons of Israel: ‘You yourselves have seen what I did to the Egyptians, and how I bore you on eagles’ wings, and brought you to Myself. Now then, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, then you shall be My own possession among all the peoples, for all the earth is Mine; and you shall be to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation…” (Exodus 19:3-6 NASB). It was only after His people worshipped a thing in space – The Golden Calf – that a place of holiness in space was established. Heschel speaks of “The sanctity of time came first. The sanctity of man came second, and the sanctity of space last. Time was hallowed by God: space, the Tabernacle, was consecrated by Moses.”

The Seventh Day Sabbath was not determined by anything in nature, but by an act of creation by God Himself. The Biblical Sabbath is a day where we gloriously commune with our Creator in His rest and become attunes to the holiness in time, which is where eternity rightly intersects time. The Sabbath is one of the most precious gifts given to mankind from God’s Treasure House. Heschel tells how “the seventh day is like a palace in time with a kingdom for all. It is not a date but an atmosphere” (p. 11). He goes on: “The Sabbath is a bride, and its celebration is like a wedding” (p. 47). It is like saying, “I do,” over and over and over again. “Just as a man rejoices all the days of the wedding feast, so does man rejoice on the Sabbath; just as the groom does no work on his wedding day, so does a man abstain from work on the Sabbath Day; and therefore, the Sages and Ancient Saints called the Sabbath a bride” (p. 47-48).

We become the Sabbath Queen who is a woman of valor and who is the crown of her husband when we come away with our Beloved for His day of rest. The Biblical Sabbath is a glorious eternal reality. It is where the Bride of the Messiah – you and I – provides a place of rest for His eternal holiness in time. I have found that each Sabbath I grows into the “perfect in one” image (John 17:23), as I focus on one thing… my Beloved Bridegroom – Messiah Yeshua.

There is a righteous Heavenly Sabbath Queen and the righteous Crowned Man – Messiah Yeshua. ZAYIN (ז) represents the Crowned Man who is our protector, as the Lion of the Tribe of Judah, and our nurturer, as the Good Shepherd who feeds His sheep. Similarly, ZAYIN is a paradoxical word since its root (zan) communicates “sustenance” and “nourishment” while its fundamental meaning is a weapon, a sword. The sword of the spirit, which is the Word of God (Yeshua Himself), knows that sometimes His two-edged sword needs to be applied in our lives so that we can be rightly divided from those things that keep us from being nourished with life and being at rest… His rest.

You and I can personally choose to engage the essence of Messiah Yeshua – the Word of God – contained within the Hebrew Living Letter™ ZAYIN. With that in mind, you may be interested in Sapphire Throne Ministries anointed set of Hebrew Living Letter™ Flash Cards. It is a creatively educational way to further explore all the letters of the Hebrew Alef-bet. If you are interested, please check out https://www.sapphirethroneministries.com/product-page/flash-cards. Each custom HLL flashcard has some beautiful, original artwork on the front and an in-depth revelation on the back.

Give em heaven!!!

Robin Main


Written July 5, 2021 – Sapphire Throne Ministries – Robin Main. Copyrighted – If you are going to copy this, please copy it right by giving attributions to this source.

Originally published 13 September 2015 with modifications.



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ART: “Whirlwind Sword – ZAYIN” by Robin Main

Created on 25 August 2015.




eclipse - wedding ring

There’s much ado about the Great American Total Solar Eclipse. What classifies as a total eclipse of the sun is when the moon covers the entire disk of the sun. If a solar eclipse is total at any point on earth, it is called a total solar eclipse; hence, the Great American Total Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017 that will cross over the states of Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia and South Carolina.

Let’s zero in on something discovered by Chrisify from Florida. There are seven cities called Salem in the path of the Great American Total Solar Eclipse: Salem, Oregon; Salem, Idaho; Salem, WY; Salem, NE; Salem, MO; Salem, KY; and Salem, SC. Not only are there seven cities named Salem in the path of the Great American; but when the eclipse begins in Salem, Oregon, the sun sets in Jerusalem at the exact same time. What’s even more mind-blowing is that this eclipse exits the United States of America at the Isle of Palms in South Carolina, and South Carolina’s flag has a palm tree on it as well as what appears to be a solar eclipse. Highly recommend reading Chrisify’s blog and comments =>http://blog.chrisify.com/2017/08/the-seven-salems-of-eclipse-coincidence.html.

So… we have Seven Salems. Seven is the number of perfection or the number for the Plan of God. The seventh letter of the Hebrew Alef-Bet is “zayin.” Zayin represents many things, including the numerical value of 7. Let’s focus on two other significant aspects of “zayin.” First, please note that “zayin” represents the crowned man. Second, know that the pictograph of “zayin” looks like a sword, and can be rightly understood to rightly divide or cut up time (z-man) into units of seven:

• Shabbat – the 7th day of the week (the week of days)
• Shavuot – the 49th day after Passover (the week of weeks).
• Tishri – the 7th month on the Hebrew Calendar (the week of months)
• Shemitah – the 7th year of rest for the land (the week of years)
• Yovel – the 49th year (the weeks of weeks of years)
• Millennial Kingdom – the 7th millennium since the creation of Adam (the week of thousands)

We are currently in the Hebrew Year of 5777, which is the grace of three “7s.” 7 + 7 + 7 = 21. Seven represents the perfection of God’s Plan while three symbolizes completion; therefore, we understand that we are in the perfect completion of time. Significantly, the Great American Total Solar Eclipse is on August 21, 2017 where there’s another three 7s in 21 is 7 x 3 = 21. Additionally, 5777 is the 50th Anniversary of Israel’s reunification of Jerusalem. 5777 not only follows a Shemitah Year, but a Biblical Jubilee Year. Add this to the sun going down in Jerusalem at the exact same time as the Great American Total Solar Eclipse begins in Salem, Oregon, and we get an awe-inspiring picture.

Now add to this that Biblically-speaking Salem is short for Jerusalem and Melchizedek is called King of Salem to get some really heavy revy. In the Unlocking Melchizedek #2 – King of Salem and MEL GEL #2 – Shekinah Sabbath teachings, I go into many aspects of the King of Salem (i.e., Peace). The title King of Salem can also mean Perfect King where a king rules perfectly according to the dictates of YHVH’s heart.

Melchizedek, as the King of Peace, symbolizes Shekinah. Shekinah is the dwelling presence of God. When this is combined with Psalm 76:2 “- In Salem also is His Tabernacle, and His Dwelling Place in Zion,” we get that Shekinah is in Salem.

Christian mystics (i.e. lovers of the Most High God) reveal that Shekinah is not found among sinners, and it’s a divine rainbow that radiates colors in two directions (heaven and earth). This hints to a higher reality where those made after the Order of Melchizedek are eventually made completely perfect (fully mature) into the exact same image as Messiah Yeshua (Jesus Christ). These are the ones that press on toward the high calling of God in Christ. These kings and priests of the Order of the Melchizedek will lead their own inner fire bride forth in its fullness to be completely and perfectly one with its High Priest – Yeshua. They will perfectly resonate His Divine Rainbow (Seven Spirits of God), His sound waves, His frequencies, His vibrations, His energies, His character, His Shekinah Glory…

Behold, in this Kingdom Day is the perfect completion of time for the First Fruits of the Bride of Christ who is the crowned man. Please understand that Shekinah is a feminine essence, and so is the four living creatures in human form in Ezekiel 1. In Hebrew, Ezekiel 1:20 speaks of HER essence, which is the spirit of the New Living Creature, in the wheels.

I can go on and on, and I do to a degree in the materials below. Please allow me to leave you with the thought that the Hebrews equate Shekinah to the Sabbath Bride. Spiritually-speaking, when God returns to Jerusalem, He remarries Israel (Is-real). 5777 is the Jubilee for the reunification of Jerusalem and it’s time for the first fruits of the perfect completion of Shekinah Sabbath Bride to manifest.

One of the unique sights of a Total Solar Eclipse is the Diamond Ring Effect, which can be seen 10-15 seconds before and after totality. It’s a single jewel of light from the sun. “Come, I will show you The Bride, the wife of the Lamb” (Revelation 21:9b). “I am my Beloved’s, and His desire is for me. Come my Beloved, let us go into the open…” (Song of Solomon 7:11).

~ Robin Main


Written August 19, 2017 – Sapphire Throne Ministries – Robin Main. Copyrighted – If you are going to copy this, please copy it right by giving attributions to this source. Blessings!



UNLOCKING MELCHIZEDEK #2 – KING OF SALEM => https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QkipeFOCQr4

• MEL GEL #7 – 144000 FIRSTFRUITS => https://youtu.be/AFHar-U5cik

• MELCHIZEDEK ARISING 1 – APPEARANCE, TIME & FIRST MINISTRY => https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5i6nAIvGjM

• MELCHIZEDEK ARISING – 2 – FORMATION OF NEW LIVING CREATURE => https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BElDZaaFqo

• UNLOCKING MELCHIZEDEK #1 – KING OF RIGHTEOUSNESS =>  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oTR2e7r2xtg

• UNLOCKING MELCHIZEDEK #3 – OVERCOMING BABYLONIAN KINGS => https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9nNSf9GrSyw

• UNLOCKING MELCHIZEDEK #4 – ORDER IN THE ORDER =>  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WQMxIv4tDQ

• UNLOCKING MELCHIZEDEK #5 – ORDER OF PERFECTION =>  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZNAQFrC_8w



Ascension Manual book => https://www.amazon.com/dp/0578188511

• Understanding the Order of Melchizedek: Complete Series book => https://www.amazon.com/Understanding-Order-Melchizedek-Robin-Main/dp/0998598240/

 MEL GEL Study Guide book => https://www.amazon.com/dp/0578188538/

• MEL GEL Study Guide: Volume 2 book => https://www.amazon.com/dp/0998598232/

• Set of Hebrew Living Letter Flash Cards => https://www.sapphirethroneministries.com/flashcards

• Blazing New Wine of Hanukkah: Bridal Restoration of DNA book => https://www.amazon.com/Blazing-New-Wine-Hanukkah-Understanding-ebook/dp/B010MHNZMK/

• SANTA-TIZING: What’s wrong with Christmas and how to clean it up book => https://www.amazon.com/SANTA-TIZING-Whats-wrong-Christmas-clean/dp/1607911159/