Author Archives: Neil

 Revelation 5 The Lion is a Lamb

  Revelation 5 1 Then I saw in the right hand of the one seated on the throne a scroll written on the inside and on the back, sealed with seven seals; 2 and I saw a mighty angel proclaiming … Continue reading

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Revelation 4 The Throne Room of God

Revelation 4 1 After this I looked, and there in heaven a door stood open! And the first voice, which I had heard speaking to me like a trumpet, said, “Come up here, and I will show you what must … Continue reading

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Revelation 3 The Messages to the Final Three Churches

Revelation 3:1-6 The Message to Sardis 1 “And to the angel of the church in Sardis write: These are the words of him who has the seven spirits of God and the seven stars: “I know your works; you have … Continue reading

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Revelation 2 The Messages to the First Four Churches

Revelation 2: 1-7 The Message to Ephesus 1 “To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: These are the words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand, who walks among the seven golden lampstands:  2 … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah

Jeremiah is the first large work of scripture I worked through on this blog and this early work on Jeremiah remains influential on my thinking. Early in my experience in blogging there are some lessons I’ve learned about the process … Continue reading

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Revelation 1 Opening Revelation

I have struggled with how to begin this since this has seemed like a Herculean task to approach a book which has given rise to any number of wild and disparate interpretations both recently and throughout the history of the … Continue reading

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Revelation’s Interpretation Through Time

G.K. Chesterton once wrote, “Though St. John the Evangelist saw any strange monsters in his vision, he saw no creature so wild as one of his own commentators.”(Richard B. Hays and Stefan Alkier, 2012, p. 11) Particularly in the last … Continue reading

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