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Terrifying Things Described In The Book Of Revelation

From strange beasts to ominous horse riders, singing angels to bloody Armageddon, the finale of the Christian Bible — the Book of Revelation — might remind you of Johnny Cash's song "When the Man Comes Around." If this isn't evocative enough, Cash isn't alone when it comes to borrowing images from the last book of the New Testament: Think Iron Maiden's "The Number of the Beast" and Metallica's "The Four Horsemen," and that's just for starters. Musicians aren't the only artists inspired by the...

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    Terrifying Things Described In The Book Of Revelation

    Terrifying Things Described In The Book Of Revelation

    From strange beasts to ominous horse riders, singing angels to bloody Armageddon, the finale of the Christian Bible — the Book of Revelation — might remind you of Johnny Cash's song "When the Man Comes Around." If this isn't evocative enough, Cash isn't alone when it comes to borrowing images from the last book of the New Testament...

    The Untold Truth Of The Antichrist - Grunge

    The Untold Truth Of The Antichrist - Grunge

    The Antichrist is usually understood to be a really bad guy who makes everyone worship Satan and who has something to do with the end of the world. Many Christians fear this terrible entity, others want him to show up so Armageddon can start, and anyone who wants to seem badass and counterculture gets a 666 tattoo. But the Antichrist is woefully...

    Things Only Adults Notice When Reading The Bible - Grunge

    Things Only Adults Notice When Reading The Bible - Grunge

    Chances are, one's first introduction to the Bible is in Sunday school and sermons, and that can be an awfully...sanitized experience. Stories are spin-doctored, genocides are skipped over, and everybody comes out smelling like a rose, or get their just desserts because they were "bad." That's the story children get. But what happens when the Bible...

    The Untold Truth Of The Book Of Revelation - Grunge

    The Untold Truth Of The Book Of Revelation - Grunge

    The Bible's Book of Revelation is basically a fever dream of epic proportions. It shows a vision of the world being destroyed in ways most modern horror writers would be hard-pressed to top. And of course, people today are still familiar with some of its most famous characters, like the Whore of Babylon, the beast marked 666, and the four horsemen of the...

    Things About Angels In The Bible You May Not Know - Grunge

    Things About Angels In The Bible You May Not Know - Grunge

    So, you think you know angels. It's pretty easy, right? All you have to do is wander into a church and take a look at the stained glass panels, statues, or some other artwork to get at least a general sense of these heavenly beings. Or, you know, catch an episode or two of "Touched by an Angel," that '90s TV stalwart that showed more human-shaped angels...

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