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August 29, 2021

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Why Is Revelation So Difficult to Interpret?

What are we to make of the book of Revelation? We know how to read historical narratives (like the Gospels and Acts), and letters and sermons (the other New Testament books). Yet how are we to make sense of a genre whose nearest contemporary analogies are perhaps science fiction and fantasy literature? This week's article helps us to answer the question, "Why Is Revelation So Difficult to Interpret?"

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