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The 7 Churches of Revelation: Times of Fire — In theaters on October 11 and 12

Biscuit Media Group

Patterns of Evidence and Pilgrim’s Progress creators join forces to present the first film in a documentary series, a cinematic and historic exploration into the letters from Christ to the churches in the Book of Revelation

MINNEAPOLIS — Thinking Man Films, RevelationMedia, Millenium Production, and Fathom Events are honored to bring THE 7 CHURCHES OF REVELATION: TIMES OF FIRE, to theaters for 2 nights only, October 11 and 12.

The first film in a documentary series, THE 7 CHURCHES OF REVELATION: TIMES OF FIRE examines the first three churches that the Apostle John addresses: Ephesus, Smyrna, and Pergamon, as well as the Island of Patmos where the book was penned. The following two films in the series will be released in 2022 and 2023 respectively.

Immediately following the film, viewers will get to experience exclusive bonus footage enhancing the topics examined in the film and helping apply them to churches and individuals today. This special feature showcases leading experts and scholars, including Dr. David deSilva, Lela Gilbert, Daniel Stevens, Mike Bickle, Daniel Lim, Dr. Craig Keener, Dr. Charles Karaku, and Timothy Mahoney.

Documentaries exploring the mysteries of the book of Revelation have consistently fascinated audiences and created compelling conversations in faith-circles. This feature-length documentary follows French filmmaker Christophe Hanauer and acclaimed global scholars who uncover the secrets behind the book of Revelation. Who were these churches and what did they represent? Is there a message relevant for Christians living in the 21st century? Could the prophecies of Revelation still concern us today?  

“For centuries, there has been a profound mystery surrounding the meaning of the Book of Revelation,” shares Timothy. “We are honored to share Christophe’s film with an English-speaking audience, so Americans can experience these scriptures from a historic, educational perspective, breaking down the messages given by Christ to each of the churches referenced and seeing how it applies to our lives today.” At a time when we are living with much uncertainty, this film asks one of the greatest questions of all, “Are you ready?”

Steve Cleary, founder of RevelationMedia, states, “Throughout the centuries, the church has gone through times of fire, where their faith was tested in one way or another. Sadly, little has changed when we consider how Christians are being persecuted around the world without mercy. We hope Times of Fire begins a conversation. What part do we play in history as the Bride of Christ? How do these letters apply to us now? And most importantly, are our hearts prepared for when our faith will be tested?”

THE 7 CHURCHES OF REVELATION: TIMES OF FIRE will be in movie theaters nationwide on Monday, October 11 and October, 12 at 7:00 p.m. local time. For a complete list of theater locations, visit the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change). Tickets are available today at and participating theater box offices.

For artwork/photos related to THE 7 CHURCHES OF REVELATION: TIMES OF FIRE, visit the Fathom Events Press page:

About Fathom Events:

Fathom is a recognized leader in the entertainment industry as one of the top distributors of content to movie theaters in North America. Owned by AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC); Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK); and Regal Cinemas, a subsidiary of the Cineworld Group (LSE: CINE.L)., Fathom operates the largest cinema distribution network, delivering a wide variety of programming and experiences to cinema audiences in all the top U.S. markets and to more than 45 countries. For more information, visit

About Thinking Man Films:

Thinking Man Films is a U.S. based production company owned by Timothy P. Mahoney. The companies first film was Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus and led to the internationally successful Patterns of Evidence film series.  We seek to produce balanced, high-quality films and media that encourage all to be thinking men and women.

About RevelationMedia:

RevelationMedia’s mission is to produce and license culturally relevant and engaging media that leads people into a relationship with their Creator, to translate the media into the top languages of the world alongside global ministry partners, and distribute the media, making it freely available to missionaries worldwide.

About Millenium Production:
Christophe Hanauer is an author, scriptwriter, producer, and founder of Millenium Production. Millenium Production is a Swiss audiovisual production company producing and distributing cinematographic projects, documentaries, or films, created in a search for excellence, both in content and in form. We seek to produce balanced, beautiful, high-quality, thought-provoking films and media.


Lori Heiselman
Biscuit Media Group
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