They receive a home in heaven, a crown of life and live with jesus forever. But the nations met gods wrath with their own anger. World wide study bible revelation 11 christian classics. Chapter 15 is an introduction to these last seven and final plagues on mankind. Study the bible online using commentary on revelation 11. Revelation chapter 15 begins the preparation for the last seven vials. In previous passages, the trumpets and woes were bad, but here, we have the glorious end the kingdom of god has arrived.
Then i was given a measuring rod like a staff, and i was told, come and measure the temple of god and the altar and those who worship there, 2 but do not measure the court outside the temple. The fact that jesus the son of ananus claims to be a voice from the four winds strongly suggests that he is the two witnesses. Verses 1115 matthew henrys commentary bible gateway. Some time ago there was a young foreign student who flunked out at the university of michigan. At the blast of the seventh trumpet, which2960 will bring the glorious end, songs of praise resound in heaven which proclaim the fulfilment as having already occurred revelation 11.
Enduring word bible commentary revelation chapter 15. God is merciful, loving, and kind, not willing that any should perish. A commentary on the book of revelation chapter 11 the two. The two witnesses and the seventh trumpet 1 and there was given me a reed like unto a rod.
They said, now the kingdom of this world belongs to our lord and to his christ. The versebyverse commentary on revelation introduction this commentary on revelation will prove, contrary to what most people think, that the revelation, the last book of the bible, is not difficult to understand if we will take a simple, facevalue, commonsense approach to interpreting it. And the seventh angel sounded, signifies the exploration and manifestation of the state of the church after the consummation, when the coming of the lord and of his kingdom takes place. This last seventh trumpet announces the coming of christ, the establishment of gods kingdom, the judgment upon the nations, and the rewarding of the saints. After the wicked surround the city of god, but before they are destroyed, god opens the books of heaven and shows each one of. For the next four years he hid in the unused attic of an ann arbor church. Three angels broadcasting network 3abn 3,692,039 views 58. The fact that jesus the son of ananus claims to be a voice from the four winds.
Vindictively, in an unparalleled divine assertion of national and worldwide dominion in the accomplishing of a worldwide consumption in which all flesh shall see it together isa. And he exercises all the authority of the first beast in his presence, and causes the earth and those who dwell in it to worship the first beast, whose deadly wound was healed. After the disposal of the devil, god will judge the wicked of all the ages. After which shall be a great earthquake, revelation 11. Then gods temple in heaven was opened, and within his temple was seen the ark of his covenant. The days of the voice of this angel, as in revelation 10. The saints and angels in heaven know the right of our god and saviour to rule over all the world. And there came flashes of lightning, rumblings, peals of thunder, an earthquake and a severe hailstorm. Every man return to his home, zfor this thing is from me. Revelation 11 bible commentary matthew henry concise. The wrath of god began with the seven seals in chapter 6, and will be finished with the last seven vials. Verse by verse commentary on revelation precept austin.
Every one of them was there, no matter who they had once been. Resources matthew henrys commentary revelation chapter 20 verses 1115 verses 1115 the utter destruction of the devils kingdom very properly leads to an account of the day of judgment, which will determine every mans everlasting state. Revelation 20 bible commentary matthew henry concise. The third wo brought on the inhabitants of the earth, is the ruin and downfall of the antichristian kingdom. Then i saw another sign in heaven, great and marvelous. The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our lord and of his christ, and he will reign for ever and ever. The seventh angel sounded his trumpet, and there were loud voices in heaven. They also see the love of god in the effort he has expended to affect their salvation, and in the blood of the son of. It is only when we start to overallegorize it or to force its interpretation according to our preconceived ideas or doctrines about the end.
A commentary on the book of revelation revelation 11. This text is generally quoted in a missionary connection, and associated with the conversion of the heathen. Several references to the actual judgment itself are retrospective, referring. Someday, every single person will stand before the throne of god carolyn, kacie, leslie, every other person here. Enduring word bible commentary revelation chapter 11. The resurrection of the righteous takes place at christs return i thessalonians 4. Four times in the revelation does the apostle john use the expression, in the spirit 1. If you really want to understand this great book, garlands commentary will not disappoint. Satan will be loosed for a little season during the millennium to test those who did not accept christ born in the millennium. Garland approaches the text from a literal perspective and also assesses the weaknesses of various nonliteral interpretations. Revelation summons its readers to manifest their loyalty to god, the lamb, and the holy spirit to a life of worship. After the wicked surround the city of god, but before they are destroyed, god opens the books of heaven and shows each one of the lost the record of his life of rebellion against god. The macarthur new testament commentary chicago, il. At the opening of the heavenly temple of god, the ark of the covenant therein is visible, and lightnings, and other signs, indicating.
And the angel stood, saying, rise and measure the temple of god, the altar, and those who worship there. And the seventh angel sounded the last of the seven angels, who had trumpets given them to sound, revelation 8. So they listened to the word of the lord and went home again, according to the word of the lord. The sounding of the seventh angel, and the four and twenty elders give glory to god, revelation 11. This has to be the scariest line in the entire bible. After the year kingdom, god will allow a final satanic lead revolt, which removes all unbelievers from the face of the earth forever. Read revelation 20 kjv along with a helpful commentary. Description garlands work is one of the best commentaries available on the book of the revelation. The kingdoms of this world are become the kingdoms of our lord and of his christ. It is striking that the seventh trumpetthird woe is not a severe judgement. Earth and heaven tried to run away, but there was no place for them to go.
Christ sets up his kingdom, and rewards his faithful people. From his presence o earth and sky fled away, and p no place was found for them. After the millennium, god will raise up to physical life all those who have never had an opportunity for salvation. The last trumpet sounds when christ returns, not 3. This commentary on revelation will prove, contrary to what most people think, that the revelation, the last book of the bible, is not difficult to understand if we will take a simple, facevalue, commonsense approach to interpreting it. We are going to start where we left off last week in revelation. The earth and the heavens fled from his presence, and there was no place for them. A commentary on the book of revelation chapter 11 the.859 1636 1375 394 1466 1333 123 53 482 647 322 912 640 997 1096 1357 580 1540 1213 541 764 1092 1492 967 1227 1491 1205 1283