Author Archives: Neil

Revelation 19 Celebration and Conflict

Revelation 19: 1-10 Heavenly Jubilation 1 After this I heard what seemed to be the loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, saying, “Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power to our God, 2 for his judgments are true and … Continue reading

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Revelation 18: The Lament over Babylon

Revelation 18 1After this I saw another angel coming down from heaven, having great authority; and the earth was made bright with his splendor. 2 He called out with a mighty voice, “Fallen, fallen is Babylon the great! It has … Continue reading

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Revelation 17 Unmasking Babylon

Revelation 17 1 Then one of the seven angels who had the seven bowls came and said to me, “Come, I will show you the judgment of the great whore who is seated on many waters, 2 with whom the … Continue reading

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Revelation 16 The Final Cycle of Judgment

Revelation 16 1 Then I heard a loud voice from the temple telling the seven angels, “Go and pour out on the earth the seven bowls of the wrath of God.” 2 So the first angel went and poured his … Continue reading

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Revelation 15 A Song Before the Wrath

Revelation 15 1 Then I saw another portent in heaven, great and amazing: seven angels with seven plagues, which are the last, for with them the wrath of God is ended. 2 And I saw what appeared to be a … Continue reading

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Revelation 14 The Harvest of God

 Revelation 14 1 Then I looked, and there was the Lamb, standing on Mount Zion! And with him were one hundred forty-four thousand who had his name and his Father’s name written on their foreheads. 2 And I heard a … Continue reading

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Anfechtung

Roland H. Bainton’s classic, Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther, is one of several Luther biographies I have on my shelf and it is a classic work, even if it is a little dry to read. I want … Continue reading

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