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It is on him that most other Father’s based their conclusion.But it must be said, that in terms of dating, Ireneus is a bit unreliable.

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Of course we might wonder if such an early date does not offend against the testimony of the Fathers of the Church just mentioned.

But not, the most significant Father to attest to a mid-nineties date is Irenaeus.

, this was also due to the provocation of fellow Jews against Jesus.

Peter and John, likewise Paul all suffered from the same collusion of fellow Jews who incited the concern and hostility of Roman officials.

Thus, the chief context for the majority view is the antagonism of the Roman Empire seeking to force Christians to emperor worship and apostasy from the Christian faith in the one true God.

Further, the harlot city is defined in this point of view as Rome.

It is also a book of glory, depicting the ultimate victory of our Lord Jesus Christ, after a great period of conflict between the doomed kingdom of this world, and the victorious Kingdom of Christ.

In this context the Book of Revelation is not a mere tour guide to the last days, but is a book of glory reminding us that Christ has the total victory already wrapped up.

Recall too that the Book of Revelation presents the primary antagonist as a horrible Red Dragon. But this Red Dragon gives birth to beasts which antagonize the Church.

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