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Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (əpŏk´əlĬps), allegorical figures in the Book of Revelation in the Bible. The rider on the white horse has many interpretations—one is that he represents Christ; the rider on the red horse is war; on the black horse is famine; and on the pale horse, death.

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Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. Biblical figures signalling the beginning of the messianic age. They occur in Revelation 6.

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"Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse." The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions. . Encyclopedia.com. 18 Aug. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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"Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse." The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions. . Retrieved August 18, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/religion/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/four-horsemen-apocalypse