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Revelation Quote

The progression of the four seals is from lust to conquest (the first seal) to civil war (the second seal) to famine (the third seal) to pestilence and death (the fourth seal). This is the natural progression of man’s inhumanity … Continue reading

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Revelation Quote

The primary theme is divine sovereignty, as the Lamb initiates the event, and in three of them the divine passive “was given” (6:2, 4, 8) controls the action. This means that the activities of the horsemen take place only as … Continue reading

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Revelation Quote

When John weeps that no one is “worthy” to open the scroll, we are to weep with him.  A major theme of the book is “Come, Lord Jesus” (22:17, 20).  We must all ask ourselves if we long for his … Continue reading

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In spite of the persecution and suffering that the saints are enduring, John wants them to know that they already inhabit a high position with Christ before God. The world is now in seeming control, but Christ has already entered … Continue reading

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