Posted by Luke J. Wilson on 31st December 2015 in Second Coming Series | Revelation,Second Coming,Preterism,apocalypse,armageddon,fulfilled prophecy,Return of Christ,Return of Jesus,Eschatology
...ly before the fall
of Jerusalem and just as the
Jewish War was getting underway during the
reign of Nero.
late date puts the
writing towards the
end of the
reign of Domitian around 95-96 AD.
From John’s own testimony, we know that he was suffering persecution at the
time of writing:
I, John, your brothe
r who share with you in Jesus the
persecution and the
kingdom and the
patient endurance, was on the
island called Patmos because of the
word of God and the
testimony of Jesus.
Both of the
se Roman Emperors persecuted the
Christians, though none quite so severely as Nero did.
re’s varying accounts of when Revelation was penned...