RSS

The Book of Revelation

A panoramic of the entire Mount of Olives (Har...
Image via Wikipedia

I have written several blogs concerning my thoughts about this wonderful book. In my opinion, it is a book that has largely been misunderstood. I don’t mean to imply that I, only, have found the truth, but I do wish to say that much of today’s understanding contradicts Scripture. Certainly many people have studied the book of Revelation and saw in it prophecies about an end time political force that would engulf the world in its power–a political force that could be destroyed only by the second coming of Jesus.

Well, there may yet be such a political alliance; I don’t know, but I do know that the book of Revelation does not predict such a thing occurring before Jesus visible return to the Mount of Olives. The theme of the book concerns the 1st century CE and the politics that affected the world at that time. It largely reveals the judgments of Jesus upon the world as it existed in the 1st century.

I have listed below what I have written thus far about this book. Many may not agree with what I have claimed, but that’s okay with me. This is what I believe, and I haven’t written anything for the sake of impressing others or to defend any current tradition. I have simply written the truth as I believe it to be as it concerns the message of this wonderful book.

.

Enhanced by Zemanta
 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 55 other followers