The Gentiles Trampled Jerusalem for 42 Months (Revelation 11:1-2)


This post continues the series, “The Beast of Revelation Was Zealot-Led Israel.” The introduction and outline to this series can be seen here. So far in this series we have examined the four kingdoms of Daniel 2, the four beasts of Daniel 7, and the numerous details that Daniel was given about the fourth beast. This … Continue reading The Gentiles Trampled Jerusalem for 42 Months (Revelation 11:1-2)

Daniel 7: The Fourth Beast, 10 Horns, Three Horns, and a Little Horn


This post continues the series, “The Beast of Revelation Was Zealot-Led Israel.” The introduction and outline to this series can be seen here. The previous post, “Rome Congratulated Israel on Becoming the Fourth Kingdom of Daniel 2,” concluded our study of Daniel 2. Daniel 7 features another prophetic dream, but this time it was Daniel himself … Continue reading Daniel 7: The Fourth Beast, 10 Horns, Three Horns, and a Little Horn

Josephus and the Book of Revelation (Nine Case Studies)


Yesterday I had the privilege of speaking in a conference call hosted by my friend, Jordan Hardgrave. My message was titled, “Josephus and the Book of Revelation (Nine Case Studies).” Here’s the audio of my message (3:40 Introduction; 50:35 Presentation; 21:45 Q & A), followed by my notes. There’s a chart in my introduction below which … Continue reading Josephus and the Book of Revelation (Nine Case Studies)

The Significance of the Number ‘7’ in the Book of Revelation


“For the children of Israel are servants to Me; they are My servants who I brought out of the land of Egypt… Then, if you walk contrary to Me, and are not willing to obey Me, I will bring on you seven times more plagues, according to your sins” (Leviticus 26:21). “…Come out of her, My people, … Continue reading The Significance of the Number ‘7’ in the Book of Revelation

Josephus Lists the 10 Horns Who Received Authority for “One Hour” (Revelation 17:12)


In the past I’ve echoed the view of other preterist teachers that the 10 horns of the beast in Revelation 17 were the leaders of Rome’s 10 Senatorial Provinces. Recently, however, I learned that there were never 10 Roman provinces involved in the Jewish-Roman War (66-73 AD). Only four legions joined forces with Titus in … Continue reading Josephus Lists the 10 Horns Who Received Authority for “One Hour” (Revelation 17:12)

Why Brexit, Britain, and the EU Have Nothing to Do with the 10 Horns of Revelation 17


“The 10 horns (kings) of Revelation 17 came and went more than 1900 years ago.” ————————————– Among those who believe in a future fulfillment of the book of Revelation, there has long been an interest in linking the 10 horns (10 kings) of Revelation 17 to political partnerships in Europe, especially the European Union. Gary … Continue reading Why Brexit, Britain, and the EU Have Nothing to Do with the 10 Horns of Revelation 17

“The Great City Babylon…Shall Not Be Found Anymore” (Revelation 18)


Series: “Little Gems from Our Study of the Book of Revelation” The following study was published yesterday in The Fulfilled Connection (TFC) Magazine, and is adapted from our study of Revelation 18: Revelation 18 concerns the final and irreversible overthrow of Babylon. My two previous articles in this series reveal much about Babylon and her … Continue reading “The Great City Babylon…Shall Not Be Found Anymore” (Revelation 18)

The Harlot of Revelation 17 and its Relationship to Old Covenant Israel


Series: “Little Gems from Our Study of the Book of Revelation” UPDATE: This post was written when I understood the scarlet beast of Revelation 17 to be the same as the sea beast of Revelation 13:1-10, the seven kings of Revelation 17:10 to be the first seven Roman emperors, and the 10 horns of Revelation 17:12-14 … Continue reading The Harlot of Revelation 17 and its Relationship to Old Covenant Israel

To Seal or Not to Seal the Book? (Daniel 12 Versus Revelation 22)


Series: “Little Gems from Our Study of the Book of Revelation” The following study was published earlier today in The Fulfilled Connection (TFC) Magazine, and was adapted from our study of Revelation 22 (Part 2): What a difference 600 years can make. It certainly made a difference when it came to the visions shown to … Continue reading To Seal or Not to Seal the Book? (Daniel 12 Versus Revelation 22)