A recent Newsweek poll gauges Americans’ opinions on the Book of Revelation and end times: 36% believe Revelation contains “true prophecy”, while 47% say it is metaphorical. 55% think the faithful will be taken up to heaven in the Rapture. 74% of Americans believe that Satan exists, vs. 93% of evangelicals. 17% believe the end of the world will occur in their lifetime.
“[God’s Final Word: His Son] In the past God spoke to our ancestors through the prophets at many times and in various ways, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed heir of all things, and through whom also he made the universe.”