Msgr. Charles Pope: Why the Modern View of the Book of Revelation may be Flawed (2012)

Thus the Book of Revelation seems to describe an enemy of the early Christians that is a complex combination of two enemies who conspire against the early Church, and later turn on each other. This was historically the fact at the time of 70 AD when the Jews and Rome went to war against one another. Continue reading “Msgr. Charles Pope: Why the Modern View of the Book of Revelation may be Flawed (2012)”

Francis Gumerlock: Revelation and the First Century (2009)

John wrote Revelation before A.D. 70; “The hour of testing” (Rev 3:10) occurred immediately after the death of Nero; The Emperor Titus was one of the horsemen of the Apocalypse; The seal and trumpet judgments were fulfilled in the first century Roman-Judean war; The Roman Emperor Nero was the beast of Revelation 13; Nero’s name was used in calculation of the number of the beast, 666

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