Revelation image of the beast the case of the haunted. I know your works, that you have the reputation of being alive, but you are dead. The book of revelation is filled with symbolism, and the description in revelation 19. Revelation and i stood upon the sand of the sea, and saw a beast rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and upon his horns ten crowns, and upon his heads the name of blasphemy. Revelation 16 new international version niv the seven bowls of gods wrath. He will be the final world ruler, also known as the little horn in the book of daniel. In the same way that we must read a novel cover to cover before understanding it properly, so must bible students have an understanding of the bibles first 65 books before they can truly understand its final book. And that no one may buy or sell except one who has the mark or the name of the beast, or the number of his name. Genesis exodus leviticus numbers deuteronomy joshua judges ruth the first book of samuel the second book of samuel the first book of kings the second book of kings the first book of chronicles the second book of chronicles ezra nehemiah esther job book psalms proverbs ecclesiastes song of solomon isaiah jeremiah lamentations ezekiel daniel hosea joel amos obadiah jonah micah nahum habakkuk.
What is the sevenheaded wild beast of revelation chapter. Sep 07, 2010 bible study guides, greektoenglish translation, video index and online course of the book of revelation is available at revel. The revelation is a very solemn book speaking much about divine judgments but it is also a wonderful book in which we find the completion of gods ways up to eternal glory. As with all prophecies the revelation also is not easily understood. Under these circumstances, a versebyverse teaching of.
The book of revelation chapter part 1 the beast of. Plural and he said the field is the world where that good seed will be sown meaning humanity thus we see an israel of god coming soon a heavenly kingdom in our hearts. It had two horns like a lamb, but it spoke like a dragon. With this interpretation set, we can look at revelation. This chapter contains four of the most iconic concepts contained in revelation. Sep 20, 2016 welcome to this series on the book of revelation where ill be breaking down each chapter, verse by verse, to help you understand gods word, and to prepare you for the times that are written. Revelation is the thirteenth chapter of the book of revelation or the apocalypse of john in the new testament of the christian bible. There will be no respite, night or day, for those who worship the beast or its statue or accept branding with its name. Note article here with each class the small and the great, etc.
Same use of ina after poiew as in 12,15, only here with indefinite plural dwsin second aorist active subjunctive, that they give themselves, as in 10. John is told to write down everything god shows him, and boy is god going to show him some strange things. He also caused 1 everyone small and great, rich and poor, free and slave 2 to obtain a mark on their right hand or on their forehead niv. Revelation chapter kjv king james version 666 is the papacy. Revelation with book summary versebyverse bible commentary.
The beast i saw resembled a leopard, but had feet like those of. Revelation niv bible the dragon stood on the shore. John tells us definitively that this number is to be taken symbolically. Revelation presents descriptions of two beasts, a beast from the sea verse 1 a beast from the land verse 11. The dragon is satan working through pagan religions, the occult and spiritualism, while the beast symbolizes satan working in disguise. Revelation bible commentary matthew henry concise. Revelation chapter explained book of revelation each. Chapter of the book of revelation has long hidden its teaching, but it is time it was made clearer. And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond men of all ranks and degrees, states and conditions, within his jurisdiction. That was the great promise when god swore by himself he himself is gonna be multiplied as the stars of heaven. Jan 02, 2020 the book of revelation is filled with symbolism, and the description in revelation 19. Under these circumstances, a verse by verse teaching of revelation would be a challenging endeavor. This passage has been describing four imprisoned angelsdemonsreleased to kill one third of the remaining human population. Revelation chapter 16 describe the final seven vials of the wrath of god, representing the climax of gods punishment of sinners during the tribulation period.
Welcome to this series on the book of revelation where ill be breaking down each chapter, verse by verse, to help you understand gods word, and to. Revelation explained verse by verse, chapter by chapter. The judgments are somewhat parallel both to the 10 plaques on egypt and to the trumpets of chapters 8 and 9. And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name. Revelation niv bible the dragon stood on the shore of. Revelation 2020 verse by verse ministry international. Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of revelation in the bible new international version. It began with a series of judgments called the seven seals. God hits him with a doozy of a revelation hey, thats not a bad idea for a title.
As we have observed throughout our study of revelation, the numbers are to be taken symbolically unless the context demands otherwise. These are often linked to the entities beast and false prophet entities mentioned in revelation 16. Revelation chapter begins with a beast the antichrist, raising up out of the sea, which represents the nations of the world. Revelation beast, false prophet, 42 months, 666 explained. These are all of the chapters of the book of revelation. Verse click for chapter new international version then i saw three impure spirits that looked like frogs. And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads. Bible study guides, greektoenglish translation, video index and online course of the book of revelation is available at revel. Revelation 16 is the sixteenth chapter of the book of revelation or the apocalypse of john in the new testament of the christian bible.
A wild beast rises out of the sea, to whom the dragon gives his power. Hes just a mildmannered christian guy living in exile whenpow. It had ten horns and seven heads, with ten crowns on its horns, and on each head a blasphemous name. In the same passage, jesus eyes are said to be like blazing fire verse 12, his robe is soaked in blood verse, and theres a sword coming out of his mouth verse 15. Revelation chapter 16 kjv king james version jesus said that to whom the word came his seed it made them gods. Revelation 16 niv bible then i heard a loud voice from. This calls for patient endurance and faithfulness on the part of gods people. The two beasts described here are the figures often referred to as the antichrist and the false prophet.
I am wondering if you are considering writing a daniel and revelation verse by verse commentary, it would be very helpful to people like me who also run groups teaching these two books. It is the preparation of the heavy judgment described in chapter 16. This beast had two horns like a lamb, but spoke like a dragon. Revelation, new king james version nkjv the bible app.772 258 697 871 1132 1435 446 592 1306 1383 500 879 244 678 1398 971 858 1466 79 950 1379 868 606 915 963 979 1202 748 1271 882 537 744 1443 670 1176