5 Keys to Understanding the Book of Revelation: KEY# 5

KEY#5: THE PRIMARY FOCUS OF THE TRIBULATION PERIOD IS ISRAEL, NOT THE CHURCH Previous Keys: (1.) Start With The Book of Daniel  (2.) Interpret Revelation Literally  (3.) The Symbols Are Easier To Understand Than You Think  (4.) Revelation is Written Chronologically As I mentioned in a previous key, if the book of Revelation is seen as merely allegory, then it has no […]

The “Non-Prophet” on: The Signs of the Times

Matthew 24 3 Later, Jesus sat on the Mount of Olives. His disciples came to him privately and said, “Tell us, when will all this happen? What sign will signal your return and the end of the world?” 4 Jesus told them, “Don’t let anyone mislead you, 5 for many will come in my name, […]

5 Keys to Understanding the Book of Revelation: KEY# 4

KEY#4: REVELATION IS WRITTEN CHRONOLOGICALLY In previous posts we’ve looked at the first three keys. (1.) (2.) (3.) — and today we’ll look at the fourth key. Many Christians don’t realize that Revelation is written chronologically (with a few parenthetical sections that provide further detail). This was eye opening to me the first time I realized it. There […]

5 Keys to Understanding the Book of Revelation: KEY #2

KEY#2: INTERPRET THE BOOK OF REVELATION LITERALLY Many people over the centuries since John wrote the book of Revelation (around 95 AD) have allegorized various aspects of the book to mean a host of different things. This history and approach to the book confuses people because if we allegorize the book of Revelation it loses it’s meaning.  People can put […]

The “Non-Prophet” on: World Kingdoms

In chapter 2 of the Book of Daniel (written in the 6th century BC), the prophet, a Babylonian captive, interprets a vision of a statue for King Nebuchadnezzar who had the dream. The statue in the dream had a head of gold, a chest and arms of silver, a belly and thighs of bronze, legs […]

The “Non-Prophet” on: Israel’s Regathering

  Thousands of years before the events, we read… Deuteronomy 28:64 “Then the Lord will scatter you among all peoples, from one end of the earth to the other.” Isaiah 11:11a “In that day the Lord will reach out his hand a second time* to bring back the remnant of his people-” Ezekiel 36:24 “For […]