1. How was the wine different during the time of Jesus compared to now?
  2. What does the Dragon, in John’s Apocalypse, represent?
  3. What does the Beast, in John’s Apocalypse, represent?
All these questions and more are answered by Dr. Sheldon Greaves in this podcast episode which covers The Apocalypse of John, chapters 12-17.
Scroll down to see links of which Miguel referred to in this episode.
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    Miguel’s essay, Tiamat and The Atonement
    To read about the root of the word, dragon, click here. 

    Dr. Sheldon Greaves received his Ph.D. in Ancient Near Eastern Studies with an emphasis in Hebrew Bible from UC Berkeley in 1996. He is a co-founder of Henley-Putnam University, a private university catering to the intelligence and counterterrorism communities. He has taught Old and New Testament and similar subjects at Stanford University. At present, Dr. Greaves leads seminars on biblical and related topics as Scholar-in-Residence at the Episcopal Church of the Good Samaritan in Corvallis, Oregon. He is also the founder of Guerrilla Scholars (501(c)(3) status pending), a loose association of learners, thinkers, teachers, artists, and recovering academics that can best be described as, "a bunch of geeks who want to save the world."

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