The Book of Revelation has been used to justify violence, oppression, and abuse — and it doesn’t seem to fit with the rest of the New Testament, as theology or literature.

Emily Manthei asks: What if we just… took it out?

Read the essay, then explore the reactions,
responses, and digressions:

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What is Pipe Wrench?
Depends on who you are and what you need.

It’s a digital dinner party. An experiment in sustainable publishing. A wealth redistribution scheme. A bunch of people who are really excited to see you. A place to feel your feelings. An affront to capitalism.

It’s one great longform story surrounded by a constellation of reactions, interpretations, digressions, and asides. It’s your new favorite magazine.