For decades various church leaders and lay members all over the world have tried to identify the beast. However the bible does not identify that person. But does give specific characteristics, actions and other identifying features. So we will look at the verses to gain a clearer picture of the Beast and the Antichrist.
Before his retirement in 2021, Dr. Donald Ward pastored churches in Texas and Louisiana, and taught at Ambassador Bible College in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has also served as chairman of the Council of Elders of the United Church of God. He holds a BS degree; a BA in theology; a MS degree; a doctor’s degree in education from East Texas State University; and has completed 18 hours of graduate theology from SMU.