What Does "Blessed Are Those who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness" Mean (Matthew 5:6)?
Why Was Jesus so Impressed with the Faith of the Roman Centurion?
What Do We Learn from Mary Anointing the Feet of Jesus in John 12?
We find numbers employed throughout Scripture, but perhaps no more densely packed than in the book of Revelation. Two opposite errors are often encountered when dealing with numbers in Scripture: (1) numbers are interpreted symbolically to derive fanciful teachings; (2) numbers are treated strictly literally and their symbolic significance is denied. We hope to avoid both of these extremes in our approach to the book.