As we have seen in our studies thus far, Revelation is a revolutionary book in that its theme is the rule of the world by an invisible King, who reign is legitimately mediated through His bride, the Church. This is what the New Testament means
Thus far in our studies in the book of Revelation, we have not yet seen an outline of the book. I would offer the following outline as a guide to any study in the Apocalypse: The Anticipation of Revelation (1:1-8) The Revolution of Revelation (1:9-20)
Imagine for a moment that you are a Christian – perhaps even a Jewish Christian – in 65 A.D. There are two major religious norms of your day: (1) the worship of Caesar and the state (which is essentially atheism), and (2) Judaism, which is
We have spent considerable time in the opening verses of Revelation (I do plan to move far quicker through the rest of the book). We have done so for good reason: as one author put it, the key to Revelation is in the front door.