How can Christians today understand the book of Revelation and its meaning and implications for our lives? Mark Braaten, a pastor and scholar who has spent years studying and teaching Revelation, answers the many questions that arise when modern readers enter this ancient text.
Originally written in response to his dad's request to have a good introductory text, this book avoids complicated theological jargon and popularized misapplications of the book of Revelation - and leads readers to join the holy choir in singing, 'Come, Lord Jesus.' This new edition adds:
An essay that argues why the concept of a rapture is an egregious misreading of Revelation.
A short study guide with discussion questions for each chapter.