Let's read the Bible
May 21, 2021
We will finish the New Testament this week by reading I, II, and III John, Jude, and Revelation.
Revelation is probably the most misunderstood book of the Bible. It is written in an apocalyptic style that we are not used to reading anywhere else, which makes it difficult to grasp. The word prophecy is also often misunderstood. Prophets tell the thoughts of God. They speak the truth. Prophecy sometimes foretells future events, and sometimes it is just speaking truth.
Revelation foretells the fall of the Roman empire, which occurred centuries ago. The message for us today is simple. God is i...