Category Archives: Commentary-Book IX

Explanatio: Rev. 17:6-8

“And I wondered with great wonder on seeing her. And the angel said to me, “At what do you wonder? I will tell you the mystery of the woman and the beast carrying her, having seven heads and ten horns. … Continue reading

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Explanatio: Rev. 17:3-6

“And I saw a woman sitting upon a beast.” (Rev. 17:3) Here the ‘beast’ is shown ‘to be’Caes the people. For [the angel] promises to show [John] the one “sitting upon many waters.” (Rev. 17:1) The beast and the waters … Continue reading

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Storia: Rev. 17:3-13

“And I saw a woman sitting upon a scarlet beast full of names of blasphemy, having seven heads and ten horns. And the woman was clothed round about with purple, and with scarlet cloth, [cocco] and adorned with gold and … Continue reading

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Explanatio: Rev. 17:1-3

THE EXPLANATION OF THE ABOVE-WRITTEN ACCOUNT BEGINS “And there came one out of the seven angels holding the basins, and he was speaking to me, saying, “Come, I will show you the condemnation of the great harlot sitting upon the … Continue reading

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Storia: Rev. 17:1-3

THE NINTH BOOK BEGINS, CONCERNING THE HARLOT WOMAN “And there came one out of the seven angels holding the basins, and he was speaking to me, saying, “Come, I will show you the condemnation of the great harlot sitting upon … Continue reading

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