The Wilderness’ Meaning According to the Classic Scholars
The common view of scholars commenting on the scripture in the nineteenth century was that the woman of Revelation 17 represents Papal Rome. But there was a consistent warning that the woman was any apostate church.
Rome declined in the sixth century A.D. and was followed by its near total desolation. Famous commentator on the scripture, Albert Barnes suggests this notion was the hidden meaning of the reference to the wilderness or desert in Revelation 17:3. He cites Edward Gibbon’s, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire,3:207-211,… Read More
It’s one of the hottest topics in Bible prophecy today. Where is Mystery Babylon? What if nobody has it right? Has the cipher ever been broken?
And there came one of the seven angels which had the seven vials, and talked with me, saying unto me, “Come hither; I will shew unto thee the judgment of the great w***e that sitteth upon many waters.”
So he carried me away in the spirit into the wilderness: and I saw a woman sit upon a scarlet coloured beast, full of names of blasphemy, having seven heads and ten horns.… Read More
Review of The Babylon Code by Paul McGuire and Troy Anderson
By S. Douglas Woodward, October 28, 2015
A Lens through which We See Man’s Rebellious Response to the Plan of the LORD God
It is the greatest riddle in the Bible. It is also the key insight conveying the context of the whole message of the scripture. What am I talking about? Mystery Babylon. What is Mystery Babylon? Why does the Bible call it, Mystery Babylon? When did this “cosmic colossus” appear? Does it still exist today? Will it exist again in the future? How does it relate to … Read More