This treatise compares a variety of well-known religious texts from ancient Egypt with scenes described in Christianity's Book of Revelation: texts include the Amduat; the Book of Gates; Books of the Heavens; Book of Caverns; Book of the Dead; Book of the Divine Cow and several others. Parallels found included the characteristics of all the main characters (e.g., Egypt's Apophis = Revelation's Satan), situations and activities in individual scenes (e.g., judgment scenes) as well as similar sequences of scenes (e.g., sequence from 2nd to 12th Divisions of the Book of Gates is similar to that of most Revelation's chapters 15-21). An especially remarkable similar sequence is that found between the 4th Division of the Amduat (which deals with the sun-god's perils along the torturous, zig-zag route through the Land of Sokar) and the 13th chapter of Revelation (which deals with the Revelation's 1st and 2nd beasts and the image of the 1st beast). It is concluded that almost all the major passages in the Book of Revelation have Egyptian parallels and can readily be interpreted from an Egyptian perspective. These include many parallel religious beliefs (found in the Book of the Dead and elsewhere) as well as  catastrophic events known to have occurred in ancient Egypt. This research thus suggests that important religious texts from Egypt have played a pivotal role in the composition of the Book of Revelation. Its references to certain place-name, deities and events apparently represent corruptions of the book's original text -- text most likely penned in Egypt by a non-Egyptian author in the Tomb of Ramesses VI in the Valley of the Kings -- and an entire redacted version was later adopted into Christianity's corpus of literature.

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