Post Reply
Page 8 of 10  •  Prev 1 ... 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next
Switch to Forum Live View Is the Book of Revelation just an old yarn?
2 years ago  ::  May 14, 2012 - 8:12PM #71
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947

Revelation, Chapter 20, (part 3)


1. The devil who had deceived them and the beast and the false prophet were thrown into a lake of fire where they were tormented forever.


2.And he saw a great white throne and the one who sat on it.


3. The earth fled from his presence and no place could be found for them.


4. The big and the small dead stood before the throne and books were opened.


5. Also the book of life was opened.


6. The dead were judged according to their works as written in the books.

Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  May 15, 2012 - 9:16AM #72
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947


Revelation, Chapter 20, (conclusion)


1.  The book of life was opened.


2. Everybody was judged by their works as recorded in the book of life.


3. The sea gave up her dead.


4.  Death and Hades gave up the dead which were in them. All were judged.


5.  Death and Hades were then thrown into the lake of fire.


6. The lake of fire is the second death.


7.  Anyone whose name was not written into the book of life was thrown into the lake of fire.


 

Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  May 16, 2012 - 10:33PM #73
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947

Chapter 21(part 1)


1. There's a new heaven and a new earth but no ocean. The old heaven and earth passed away.


2. A new Jersualem came down from heaven.


3. The home of God was now to be among mortals.


4. He will be their God and there will be no more death, weeping, crying and pain will be no more.


5. God said that he was making all things new and to write this down since his words aretrustworthy and true.


6. God is the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end. (Only now apparently  there isn't going to be any end)

Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  May 22, 2012 - 7:46AM #74
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947


Chapter 21 (part 2)


1. Will get water from the spring of life.


2. Those who win will inherit all. He will be their God and they will be his children.


3. The bad people will live in the lake of fire and sulphur which is the second death.


4. One of the seven angels who has one of the seven bowls of the seven last plagues will come to show them the bride, the wife of the Lamb. (ie Jesus got married).


5. He was shown the holy city of Jerusalem coming down from heaven from God.


6. The city has the glory of God and the radiance of a rare jewel.

Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  May 23, 2012 - 7:22AM #75
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947

Chapter 21(Part 3)


1. There is a high wall with three gates, 12 angels at each gate, the gates are inscribed with the names of the 12 tribes of Israel, 3 tribes names per gate.


2. The city's wall has 12 foundations inscribed with the names of the 12 Apostles.


3.  An angel had a measuring rod to measure the gates and walls.


4.  The city lies foursquare, it's length the same as its width.


5.  The angel measured the city's length and width as 1500 miles.


6.  Its length, width, and hight are equal.

Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  May 24, 2012 - 8:42PM #76
Buggsy
Posts: 4,732
Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  May 26, 2012 - 11:02AM #77
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947

Chapter 21(Part 4)


1. The wall is 144 cubits.


2. The wall is built of jasper. The city is pure gold, clear as glass(?).


3. The foundations of the wall of the city are adorned with every jewel;
the first  jasper,
the second sapphire,
the third agate,
the fourth emerald,
the fifth onyx,
the sixth carnelian,
the seventh chrysolite,
the eighth beryl,
the ninth topaz,
the tenth chrysoprase,
the eleventh jacinth,
the twelfth amethyst.


4. The twelve gates are twelve pearls, each a single pearl.


5. The street is pure gold, transparent as glass(?).

Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  May 30, 2012 - 4:51PM #78
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947

Chapter 21(Conclusion)


1. There is no Temple because God is the Temple.


2. There's no need for a sun or moon because God and the Lamb are its light.


3. Nations will walk in the light and kings will bring their glory into it.


4. Its gates will never be shut and there will be no night.


5. Nothing unclean will enter it.


6. Only those written in the Lamb's book of life will be there.

Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  Jun 01, 2012 - 7:31AM #79
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947

Revelation 22 (part 1)


1. The angel showed John a river of the water of life flowing from the throne of God and Jesus in the middle of the street. 


2. On both sides there is the tree of life with 12 kinds of fruit  each tree producing fruit each month.


3. The leaves of the tree are for healing each nation.


4. Nothing cursed will be found there any more.


5. The throne of God and  Christ will be there.


6. God's servants will worship him and see his face and his name will be on their foreheads.

Quick Reply
Cancel
2 years ago  ::  Jun 02, 2012 - 8:46AM #80
LittleLes
Posts: 9,947

Revelation 22 (part 2)


1. There will be no need for the sun or lamps, for God will be their light.


2. They(?) will reign forever.


3.  Evidently the angel told John that "the Lord, the God of the spirits of the prophets, has sent  his angel to show his servants what must soon take place."


4.  "See, I am coming soon! Blessed is the one who keeps the words of the prophecy of thisbook."  (But for 2000 years, he hasn't).


5. John claims that he was the one who "heard and saw these things.


6.  The angel told John who fell down to worship him "You must not do that! I am a fellow servant with you and your comrades the prophets, and with those who keep the words of this book. Worship God!"

Quick Reply
Cancel
Page 8 of 10  •  Prev 1 ... 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next
 
    Viewing this thread :: 0 registered and 1 guest
    No registered users viewing
    Advertisement

    Beliefnet On Facebook