The Man of Sin (2 Thessalonians 2:1-12)

Three studies have been devoted to Revelation 13, in which I have concluded that the political beast of Revelation (13:1-10) was the Roman Empire under the leadership of Nero and that the religious beast of Revelation (13:11-18) was (primarily) apostate Judaism. This has fit well Read More …

The Beasts of Revelation III (Revelation 13:11-18)

Revelation 13 focuses our attention upon the beasts of Revelation. As noted in our two preceding studies there are actually two beasts portrayed in this chapter: one political beast (13:1-10) and one religious beast (13:11-18). We have interpreted the political beast (13:1-10) as being the Read More …

The Beasts of Revelation II (Revelation 13:4-10)

In our previous study, we began our exposition of Revelation 13, which is perhaps the most famous and most infamously misinterpreted passage in the entire Revelation. We considered the opening three verses and noted some important things about the so-called beast of Revelation 13. Before Read More …