Unraveling The Enigma  Of The Revelation Of Jesus Christ, Chapters 1-3   Introduction      The first three chapters of The Revelation have proved enigmatic for many Bible interpreters, both past and present.  The following essay is proposed as an interpretive approach that unravels the enigma.  The interpretation emphasizes the literal meaning of the text (taking […]

THE BOOK OF REVELATION Interpretive Notes INTRODUCTION A daunting challenge of New Testament interpretation is understanding to whom the seven messages of the Revelation, Chapters 2 and 3, are addressed, as well as to whom their contents may be applied.  The task of understanding seems straightforward enough.  At least seven significant scenarios have been suggested […]