For centuries of Church history up until rather recently, the majority of christians and christian scholars stayed away from Revalation because they couldn't understand it.
And suddenly in the 20th and 21st centuries now we all know what it means, down to the minute and we fight over it tooth and nail, along with other vital issues such as "OH MY IMMERSION IS THE ONLY WAY" "NO, SPINKLING IS THE ONLY TRUE BAPTISM".
It strikes me as funny, that when a "regular" shooter goes on his killing spree it useally get fleeting mention. But when the shooter was "home educated" from a "deeply religious family" oh my! STOP THE PRESSES! WE GOTTA BEAT THIS STORY INTO THE GROUNd!