Published on June 30 2022

The False Prophet employs economic pressure to coerce men and women to render homage to the “beast from the sea” – Revelation 13:16-14:5 . In Revelation, the “false prophet” uses the economic power of the first beast against those who refuse to give allegiance...

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Written by David Maas

Published on #False Prophets, #666

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Published on June 24 2022

The beast from the earth mimics the Lamb. It is the mouthpiece of the Dragon, and the propagandist for the first beast. The “great voice in heaven” pronounced “woe” on the “inhabitants of the earth and of the sea , because the Devil descended to you,...

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Written by David Maas

Published on #False Prophets

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Published on June 19 2022

The “Dragon” and his earthly vassals wage war against the saints, the followers of the Lamb, and not against other nation-states. The book of Revelation portrays the cosmic conflict between Satan and Jesus, one that plays out in the daily struggles of...

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Written by David Maas

Published on #Beast, #Persecution

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Published on June 16 2022

The “inhabitants of the earth” represent the men and women who are excluded from the “book of life” by their own decisions. The “inhabitants of the earth” are unrelenting in their hostility to Jesus and his servants, even rejoicing in the violent deaths...

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Written by David Maas

Published on #Beast, #Persecution

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Published on June 13 2022

The “forty-two months” and “1,260-days” both refer to the same prophetic period when the saints are persecuted. Revelation describes the period when the “saints” endure persecution in three different but equivalent ways – the “forty-two months,” the “1,260-days,”...

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Written by David Maas

Published on #Short Season, #War, #Persecution

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