Category Archives: Revelation

Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 14/12 – (16) The Lake of Fire

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the sixteenth of twenty-six short reflections. Some of the most judgemental passages in … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 13/12 – (15) Judgement and Justice

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the fifteenth of twenty-six short reflections. John the Divine gives the impression of … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 12/12 – (14) The Idea of Justice

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the fourteenth of twenty-six short reflections. Michael Sandel is a political philosopher at … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 11/12 – (13) “What Have the Romans Ever Done For Us?”

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the thirteenth of twenty-six short reflections. Edward Gibbon begins his The History of … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 10/12 – (12) Babylon

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the twelfth of twenty-six short reflections. In chapter 17 we are introduced to … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 09/12 – (11) The Second Beast, with Horns Like a Lamb

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the eleventh of twenty-six short reflections. Yesterday I talked about the beast with … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 08/12 – (10) “What Year Is This?”

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the tenth of twenty-six short reflections. When did John the Divine think he … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 07/12 – (9) Time

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the ninth of twenty-six short reflections. We are used to thinking about time … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 06/12 – (8) The New Jerusalem

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the eighth of twenty-six short reflections. Remember Genesis? Not the book, the band. … Continue reading

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Through Advent With The Apocalypse: 05/12 – (7) Beasts

This Advent, in the Year of the Great Pandemic 2020, it seems appropriate to look at The Apocalypse – that is, The Revelation of John. This is the seventh of twenty-six short reflections. Almost every image in the visions of … Continue reading

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