Church News: Question of the week

What did John the Revelator mean when he used the word "admiration" in his description of the "woman drunken with the blood of the saints" in Rev. 17:6?

(Answer on page 13)

Here's answer to week's question

(From page 2)

According to the footnote to the word "admiration" in Rev. 17:6, the Greek translation is "astonishment, wonder." The Bible Dictionary gives further explanation: "Wonder, astonishment, or amazement, with no implication of esteem or approval."

Source: Bible Dictionary, p. 604.

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