The Beast of Revelation Revealed

Napoleon, Hitler and Saddam Hussein have something in common. So also do Mikhail Gorbachev, Benito Mussolini, Franklin Roosevelt and various and sundry popes. Some have labeled them and countless other figures, well known and obscure as the mysterious Beast described in the book of Revelation. Institutions such as the League of Nations, the United Nations, international communism and even the United States government have in the last century also been called the Beast. Other commentators have...

The Beasts Mysterious Mark

Scarcely any prophetic subject has elicited more conjecture and speculation than the mark of the Beast. In addition to a mark, Revelation 13 also mentions an image of the Beast as well as the mysterious number of his name 666. What is the significance of these mysterious symbols Before examining the number, the image or the mark, consider what we have established so far. The end-time Beast is clearly identified in your Bible as the modern successor to the empire of ancient Babylon. The prophet...

Rome Ancient and Future Master of the World

The tourist posters display a fascinating Rome a city of seven hills covered with the architectural glories of the past and present. Rome is a city of contrasts. Old buildings and ancient ruins jostle side by side with a thriving, modern city. Twenty-seven centuries have come and gone since its legendary founding at the hands of Romulus and Remus. During this long expanse of time, this remarkable city has played an unparalleled role in the history of western civilization, as a seat of ongoing...

Tale of Two Cities Past and Future

The tale of two dramatically contrasting cities is a thread that runs from beginning to end throughout the Bible. Genesis 10 introduces us to Babylon, or Babel, the city that Nimrod built. In Genesis 11, we meet Abraham, a man born in Ur of the Chaldees, an adjacent town and part of Babylon's ancient kingdom. Genesis 12 tells of Abraham's departure, at God's command, from the vicinity of Babylon. In Genesis 14, Abraham comes to Jerusalem, anciently called simply Salem, to meet with Melchizedek,...

Myth Metaphor or Soon Coming Reality

How will global religio-political developments affect you and your family Will a world dictator soon appear Just who or what is the Beast, and will you receive its infamous mark Read on for the startling answers Chapter 1 The Book of Daniel Key to an Ancient Mystery Chapter 2 The Beast of Revelation Revealed Chapter 3 Rome Ancient and Future Master of the World Chapter 4 The Beast's Mysterious Mark Chapter 5 A Tale of Two Cities Past and Future BR Edition 1.6a, February 2007 2007 LIVING CHURCH...

The Book of Daniel Key to an Ancient Mystery

All eyes turned as an elderly man walked erectly into the brightly lit and lavishly decorated banquet room. Wine-induced laughter and loud banter which had filled the room a mere hour ago had abruptly given way to an eerie silence followed by subdued whisperings in the aftermath of a spine-chilling scene. During the height of the revelry, a hand had appeared out of thin air and had written on the wall a message in large letters. The occasion was a great banquet thrown by Babylonian King...