Top 5 things I learnt from studying Revelation this quarter ๐Ÿค“๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ˜‡

1 Thessalonians 5:21-21 1) The book is a revelation of Jesus Christ (Rev 1:1) and His wonderful plan of salvation since the beginning of time. God wants all (Christians and otherwise) to read, understand and keep what the book says for the time is at hand, and He has promised to bless all who do … Continue reading Top 5 things I learnt from studying Revelation this quarter ๐Ÿค“๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ˜‡

What happens during and after โ€œthe Millenniumโ€? ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿพ

Revelation 20:1-6, 12 - The 1,000 years (or millennium) begin with the second coming of Christ. At this time, Satan and his fallen angels are chained. Read Revelation 20:1โ€“3 along with Jeremiah 4:23โ€“26. During the millennium, what is the state of the earth? In what way is Satan bound by chains?ย  - The chaining of … Continue reading What happens during and after โ€œthe Millenniumโ€? ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿพ

The Wedding Supper of the Lamb ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿฝ

Matthew 22:11-14; Revelation 19:6-9 - Two thousand years ago, Christ left His heavenly home to invite His followers to a wedding supper ( Matt. 22:1โ€“14) that will take place after His marriage to His bride. โ€œThe marriage represents the reception by Christ of His kingdom. The Holy City, the New Jerusalem, . . . is … Continue reading The Wedding Supper of the Lamb ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿฝ

The Seven Heads of the Scarlet Beast ๐Ÿ‘ฟ๐Ÿ‘น

Revelation 17:9-11 - The angel explains that the seven heads are seven mountains. Some translators think that these mountains allude to the seven hills upon which the city of Rome is situated, and for this reason, they translate the Greek word oroi (โ€œmountainsโ€) as โ€œhills.โ€ There are seven kings, too, who are symbolized by the … Continue reading The Seven Heads of the Scarlet Beast ๐Ÿ‘ฟ๐Ÿ‘น

Identifying the Scarlet Beast of Rev 17 ๐Ÿ‘ฟ

Revelation 17:3-4; Revelation 17:8; Revelation 17:11 - Revelation 17:3 describes the scarlet beast in terms similar to the sea beast of Revelation 13, which made war with and overcame Godโ€™s people ( Rev. 13:5โ€“7). It was this earlier period of persecution that caused the pure woman to flee into the wilderness during the prophetic period … Continue reading Identifying the Scarlet Beast of Rev 17 ๐Ÿ‘ฟ

Harlot Babylon and who she deceives ๐Ÿ‘„๐Ÿ‘ฟโ˜ ๏ธ๐Ÿท

Revelation 14:8; 17:1-2; 18:2-3; Jeremiah 51:61-64 - Revelation 17:1. Jeremiah 51:13 shows that the โ€œmany watersโ€ upon which ancient Babylon sits are the river Euphrates. Revelation 17:15 tells us what the many waters prophetic Babylon sits on symbolizes - peoples, multitudes, nations and tongues (i.e. languages). - A woman in the Bible is a symbol … Continue reading Harlot Babylon and who she deceives ๐Ÿ‘„๐Ÿ‘ฟโ˜ ๏ธ๐Ÿท

Armageddon – Gathering for the Final Battle ๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿพโ€โ™‚๏ธ

Revelation 16:16 - The deceptive demonic miracles will achieve worldwide success. ๐Ÿ‘ฟ๐Ÿ’€ In having spurned Bible teachings, people will believe a lie that will be accompanied by deceptive miracles (see 2 Thess. 2:9โ€“12). They will unite together in purpose, symbolized by their gathering to a โ€œplace,โ€ which is in Hebrew called Armageddon, meaning โ€œthe mountain … Continue reading Armageddon – Gathering for the Final Battle ๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿพโ€โ™‚๏ธ

The Kings of the East ๐Ÿคด๐Ÿพ and Satanโ€™s Last Great Deception

2 Thessalonians 2:9-12; Revelation 16:12-14 - Revelation 16:12 tells us that the purpose of the drying up of the Euphrates is to prepare the way for โ€œthe kings from the eastโ€. In the Old Testament, โ€œthe kings from the eastโ€ were Cyrus and his forces coming down from the north, then approaching Babylon from the … Continue reading The Kings of the East ๐Ÿคด๐Ÿพ and Satanโ€™s Last Great Deception

Understanding the 6th plague: drying up of the Euphrates River ๐Ÿค“

Revelation 16:12; Revelation 17:1-2, 15-18 - In the Old Testament, the Euphrates was a critical means of support for Israelโ€™s enemies, Assyria and Babylon. The river flowed through Babylon and was important to the city because it nourished crops and provided water for people. Babylon could not survive without the Euphrates - Revelation 17:1 describes … Continue reading Understanding the 6th plague: drying up of the Euphrates River ๐Ÿค“