“Remember therefore from whence thou art fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will come unto thee quickly, and will remove thy candlestick out of his place, except thou repent.” (Revelations 2:5) What will happen if the candlestick is removed from the temple of the Lord – meaning that it is … Read more What Happens When the Candlestick is Removed?
As already noted in earlier posts, the message to each of the seven churches also represents a spiritual message to everyone in every age of time. But there is also a definite relationship of each message that highly correlates to a particular “age” in history, identifying the prevailing spiritual condition that existed among those claiming … Read more The Smyrna Church Age – Revelation 2:8-11
“I know thy works, and where thou dwellest, even where Satan’s seat is: and thou holdest fast my name, and hast not denied my faith, even in those days wherein Antipas was my faithful martyr, who was slain among you, where Satan dwelleth.” (Revelation 2:13) Here we see some of the results of the previous … Read more I Know Where You Are "Even Where Satan’s Seat Is"
“I know thy works, and where thou dwellest, even where Satan’s seat is: and thou holdest fast my name, and hast not denied my faith, even in those days wherein Antipas was my faithful martyr, who was slain among you, where Satan dwelleth.” (Revelation 2:13) The word “seat” used here in the original means (from … Read more Jesus Knows Where Satan’s Seat Is – Do You?
The messages to the seven churches are spiritual messages to everyone of every age of time. But additionally, there also exists in them a message that highly correlates to a particular “age” in history because of the prevailing spiritual condition that existed among those claiming to be the church during that age of time. Each … Read more The Pergamos Church Age – Revelation 2:12-17
“Notwithstanding I have a few things against thee, because thou sufferest that woman Jezebel, which calleth herself a prophetess, to teach and to seduce my servants to commit fornication, and to eat things sacrificed unto idols.” (Revelation 2:20) Jezebel – who was she? She was the wicked Old Testament wife of King Ahab, the King … Read more Should Jezebel Be Honored as a Queen and Prophetess?
“Notwithstanding I have a few things against thee, because thou sufferest that woman Jezebel, which calleth herself a prophetess, to teach and to seduce my servants to commit fornication, and to eat things sacrificed unto idols.” (Revelation 2:20) The spirit of Jezebel (the false bride of Christ, the false queen, see post: “Should Jezebel Be … Read more Jezebel Has Daughters, and They Also Claim to Be Married to Christ
“And I gave her space to repent of her fornication; and she repented not.” (Revelation 2:21) The “her” that Jesus gave “space to repent of fornication” was that false Christian spiritual condition (Jezebel). This Jezebel spirit claims to be married to Jesus (claims to be his church) but yet flirts and fornicates with evil and … Read more Jezebel’s Space of Time to Repent of Fornication is Over!
“Behold, I will cast her into a bed, and them that commit adultery with her into great tribulation, except they repent of their deeds.” (Revelation 2:22) Jesus casts the false church organization “into a bed” of spiritual harlotry. How? By a true preacher exposing her (the false fellowship) to be what she is: a selfish, … Read more Are You Fellowshiping a Spiritual Harlot?
“And I will kill her children with death; and all the churches shall know that I am he which searcheth the reins and hearts: and I will give unto every one of you according to your works.” (Revelation 2:23) As shown in the scriptures quoted in the earlier post “Are You Fellowshiping a Spiritual Harlot?” … Read more Jesus Searches the Heart and Reveals the Death of Sin
“But unto you I say, and unto the rest in Thyatira, as many as have not this doctrine, and which have not known the depths of Satan, as they speak; I will put upon you none other burden.” (Revelation 2:24) This final statement is addressed to a specific audience – those who have stood true … Read more Have You Known the Depths of Satan, As They Speak?
“Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie; behold, I will make them to come and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee.” (Revelation 3:9) Remember where the “synagogue of Satan” was first established by those who … Read more Are You a False Jew That Falls Down in Worship?
“Him that overcometh will I make a pillar in the temple of my God, and he shall go no more out: and I will write upon him the name of my God, and the name of the city of my God, which is new Jerusalem, which cometh down out of heaven from my God: and … Read more Are You Part of the Temple of God?
“I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness do not appear; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve, that thou mayest see.” (Revelation 3:18) We already spoke of the need for spiritual … Read more Are You Clothed in White?
“He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches.” Revelation 3:22 Has your church been listening? Or another way to say it: has your ministry and the people been listening? I had a teacher once who would express “you hear, but you don’t listen.” The sound reaching your ear and … Read more Has the Church Been Listening to the Seven Spirits?
“And when he had opened the third seal, I heard the third beast say, Come and see. And I beheld, and lo a black horse; and he that sat on him had a pair of balances in his hand. And I heard a voice in the midst of the four beasts say, A measure of … Read more The Famine of the Black Horse Rider
“And the heaven departed as a scroll when it is rolled together; and every mountain and island were moved out of their places. And the kings of the earth, and the great men, and the rich men, and the chief captains, and the mighty men, and every bondman, and every free man, hid themselves in … Read more When Mountains and Islands are Moved – are You?
The seventh seal is part of God’s final plan in Revelation, similar to the plan he had for destroying Jericho in the Old Testament. “And the Lord said unto Joshua, See, I have given into thine hand Jericho, and the king thereof, and the mighty men of valour. And ye shall compass the city, all … Read more Seventh Seal – the Final Siege Against Babylon
“And the second angel sounded, and as it were a great mountain burning with fire was cast into the sea: and the third part of the sea became blood; And the third part of the creatures which were in the sea, and had life, died; and the third part of the ships were destroyed.” Revelation … Read more Does a Burning Mountain Being Cast into the Sea Scare You?
“And I beheld, and heard an angel flying through the midst of heaven, saying with a loud voice, Woe, woe, woe, to the inhabiters of the earth by reason of the other voices of the trumpet of the three angels, which are yet to sound!” ~ Revelation 8:13 As has been noted many times before, … Read more Woe, Woe, Woe from the Three Trumpet Angel Messengers
(This article covers Revelation 11:1-6) “And there was given me a reed like unto a rod: and the angel stood, saying, Rise, and measure the temple of God, and the altar, and them that worship therein.” ~ Revelation 11:1 This has a similar parallel in Ezekiel 40 through 43 where instruction is also given to … Read more God's Two Anointed Witnesses
In the previous article we saw God’s two anointed witnesses: the Word of God and the Spirit of God, be totally disrespected by the spirit of hypocrisy. This type of total disrespect will kill the ability of any true conviction upon sinners. Consequently sinners will have no fear to become religious hypocrites who call themselves … Read more The Resurrection of the Two Witnesses
“…and saw a beast rise up out of the sea… “ ~ Revelation 13:1 Why is the symbol of a beast used in Revelation? Man without the grace and help of the Almighty is no better than a beast. And so God chooses to use a beast in Revelation chapter 13 to describe how low … Read more The Beast of Revelation 13
666 is a number of great controversy throughout history and still today. Understanding concerning this mysterious number comes straight from the Bible, and from a spiritual revelation to your very heart and soul! Download – 666 Number of the Beast – Message brought in Menlo Park 2012 (Note: when you get the message “The file … Read more 666 Number of the Beast and His Image
This is a follow-on post to “666 Number of the Beast and His Image.” If you want to compare the true weight of something, put it in an old fashioned balance-scale and place what you want to compare it to on the other side of the balance. You’ll quickly find out if they are equal … Read more 666 Number of the Beast Weighed in the Balance
When Revelation speaks of evil beasts, is it speaking of kingdoms with the power to rule on earth? Yes. Read it for yourself and it is very evident that the heads and horns of these beasts represent the workings of people in high places of authority and power on earth. It is also very evident … Read more The Beast of Revelation and the Spirit of the Antichrist
I have also covered this subject in numerous posts earlier about the beasts of Revelation. What is the mark of the Beast 666? This mark represents the spiritual conditions of unsaved man, and unsaved mankind in general. People without the redemption of their soul and spirit by the power of salvation through Jesus Christ, are … Read more The Mark of the Beast 666
The final judgments, poured out by the preaching of a true ministry, are described in detail within the final chapters of Revelation, starting with chapter 16. But this ministry has a final preparation to do before this final calling to preach. So in Revelation chapter 15 we first start with the identification of this ministry. … Read more Seven Angels With the Seven Last Plagues of God's Wrath
The second in a series of messages on the book: Revelation of Jesus Christ (a podcast sound file) Download – The Big Picture of Revelation – Defeat Babylon – Idaho 5-2012 (Note: when you get the message “The file exceeds the maximum size that we scan. Download anyway” you will have to click on the … Read more The Big Picture of Revelation – Defeat Babylon!
“And the sixth angel poured out his vial upon the great river Euphrates; and the water thereof was dried up, that the way of the kings of the east might be prepared.” ~ Revelation 16:12 Note: the pouring out of the vials in Revelation chapter 16 in general represents the strong Judgement God has towards … Read more Dry Up the Euphrates so the Kings of the East May Enter
“And I saw three unclean spirits like frogs come out of the mouth of the dragon, and out of the mouth of the beast, and out of the mouth of the false prophet.” Revelation 16:13 First, let us consider the event that happened before these three unclean spirits “came out.” Frogs prefer to live in … Read more The Gathering to Armageddon by the Three Frog Spirits
“And the seventh angel poured out his vial into the air; and there came a great voice out of the temple of heaven, from the throne, saying, It is done. And there were voices, and thunders, and lightnings; and there was a great earthquake, such as was not since men were upon the earth, so … Read more Takes All Seven Vials of God’s Wrath to Expose Babylon
In the Old Testament Babylon was divided into two parts when it was destroyed. In the New Testament she is divided into three parts before being destroyed. The three parts of spiritual Babylon represent the three main categorical divisions of religion that mankind has created: Paganism, Catholicism, Protestantism. God categorizes all mankind that is not … Read more Why was Babylon Divided into Three Parts in Revelation?
A harlot church condition is one that is not completely faithful to only love and obey her faithful husband. “These will make war with the Lamb, and the Lamb will overcome them, for He is Lord of lords and King of kings; and those who are with Him are called, chosen, and faithful. Then he … Read more A Harlot Church Condition
“…I will shew unto thee the judgment of the great whore that sitteth upon many waters: With whom the kings of the earth have committed fornication, and the inhabitants of the earth have been made drunk with the wine of her fornication.” ~ Revelation 17:1-2 In many places in the scriptures (in both the Old … Read more How Does Church Become a Babylon Harlot?
“So he carried me away in the spirit into the wilderness: and I saw a woman sit upon a scarlet coloured beast, full of names of blasphemy, having seven heads and ten horns.” ~ Revelation 17:3 Note the structure of this beast is the same as the red dragon of Revelation 12, and the beast … Read more How to See Babylon and the Beast
“And the woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet colour, and decked with gold and precious stones and pearls, having a golden cup in her hand full of abominations and filthiness of her fornication:” ~ Revelation 17:4 As spoken about in detail in previous posts, this woman named Babylon is a symbolic representation of a … Read more The Deception of the Babylon Harlot
“And the angel said unto me, Wherefore didst thou marvel? I will tell thee the mystery of the woman, and of the beast that carrieth her, which hath the seven heads and ten horns.” ~ Revelation 17:7 In the previous posts I showed how easily one can marvel and be impressed by the deception of … Read more The Mystery of the Eighth Beast Fully Exposed
In previous posts I have thoroughly described how that the beasts of Revelation represent the collective body of people who are still living fleshly carnal lives of sin. They may be very religious, and they may even call themselves “Christian”, but their nature is fleshly like a beast. They are not living under the direction … Read more Who are the Ten Horns of the Beast of Revelation?
Earlier in Revelation the 17th chapter, the fake-Christian spirit of the unfaithful harlot Babylon was shown to be sitting upon the waters and upon the beast. This means she exercises control over both. “…Come hither; I will shew unto thee the judgment of the great whore that sitteth upon many waters: So he carried me … Read more The Mystery of the Harlot Babylon Fully Exposed
The fourth in a series of messages on the book: Revelation of Jesus Christ (a podcast sound file) Download – Are You Still Admiring Babylon? – Idaho 5-2012 (Note: when you get the message “The file exceeds the maximum size that we scan. Download anyway” you will have to click on the “Download anyway” link … Read more Are You Still in Admiration of Babylon?
“And after these things I saw another angel come down from heaven, having great power; and the earth was lightened with his glory.” ~ Revelation 18:1 The world “angel” in the original means messenger sent from God. Only Jesus is the messenger sent from God with great power. And only he is the light that … Read more Has the Light of Jesus Shown You the Twice Fallen Babylon?
“For her sins have reached unto heaven, and God hath remembered her iniquities.” ~ Revelation 18:5 The world is completely engulfed in sin and immorality because of its rebellion against God. But God still has great mercy reaching to them (if they will receive it) because most of them have never known Jesus Christ and … Read more Can Sin Be Found in Heavenly Places?
In Revelation chapter 18, God declares the immediacy and intensity of Babylon’s final judgement. And yet, at the very same time, Babylon is bragging about her own claim to spiritual righteousness and authority. (Please note: Babylon stands for the spiritual hypocrisy of those claiming to be Christian, but yet they live under the power of … Read more In Just One Hour Babylon’s Judgement has Come!
“Rejoice over her, thou heaven, and ye holy apostles and prophets; for God hath avenged you on her.” Revelation 18:20 The spirit of Babylon’s hypocrisy has always worked in some way throughout history. That is why the scripture states “and ye holy apostles and prophets; for God hath avenged you on her.” It is the … Read more Rejoice for God has Avenged You on Babylon, and Thrown Her Down!
Note: this chapter and other parts of Revelation, show us a picture of a worship service. This chapter 19 worship service is similar to chapter 4 in this manner, but for one key difference: in chapter 19, (after spiritual Babylon was exposed and destroyed in chapters 17 and 18), there is a marriage ceremony as … Read more When Babylon is Removed, Then the Marriage of the Lamb and the True Bride can Happen
“And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea. And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.” ~ Revelation 21:1-2 The … Read more It is Done – Hypocrisy and Sin is Removed – the True Church is Revealed