Xenophobia and Anti-Christian Pogroms

            Ancient Roman sources, some written before the traditional date of Revelation and some written after it, provide very helpful social and legal observations that shed indirect light on the conundrum of the perennial hostility of various cultures toward the followers of Christ.  One could quote the Gospel of John where Jesus states, “If the … Continue reading Xenophobia and Anti-Christian Pogroms

Advertisements

Magical Language in John’s Revelation

            In my judgment one is better prepared to appreciate parts of Revelation if he has been exposed to The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis.  When a believer is exposed to The Chronicles of Narnia he knows immediately that he stands in the presence of the truest story of all stories, the “deepest … Continue reading Magical Language in John’s Revelation