Posted by Luke J. Wilson on 31st December 2015 in Second Coming Series | Revelation,Second Coming,Preterism,apocalypse,armageddon,fulfilled prophecy,Return of Christ,Return of Jesus,Eschatology
Don’t let the
title put you off, we’re about to go on a mad journey through the
annuls of history and the
Roman Empire, contrasting what John saw in his vision with what has already played out on the
“world’s stage” and what we possibly have to look forward to!
First though, let’s look at a little history concerning the
book itself before delving into its contents. Why do this? For a couple of reasons really: one, Revelation has some dispute over the
year in which it was written, which can impact on the
interpretation. Two, at various points in early church history, the
book was held in suspicion of being spurious and almost...