Passage 64: No One Can Buy or Sell Unless He Has the Mark of the Beast

the mark of the beast

Are we now living in the time of the first beast? Or in the time of the second beast? Again, what does the dragon stands for? We know that the dragon is the enemy. It is the representation of Satan or the Devil. Yet, what could be the physical appearance of the dragon in our world? Is it a literal dragon? Or is it a symbol? Is it a secret society, a group, a party, a person, an idea, or a religion?