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.
Some time ago, I was discussing my understanding of Revelation with another pastor friend, who holds to a dispensational understanding of the book. He recently told me of a Bible study that he had held with a group from his church. During the discussion, he