The Book of Revelation 20:5-6

Posted by on Apr 8, 2017 in Prophecy

First Resurrection

(Rev. 20:5-6 KJV) 5 But the rest of the dead lived not again until the thousand years were finished. This is the first resurrection.

6 Blessed and holy is he that hath part in the first resurrection: on such the second death hath no power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign with him a thousand years.

The first resurrection is the raising to life of all of Gods people throughout all time. It doesn’t take place at once.

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The Book of Revelation 20:4

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Prophecy

Judgement

(Rev. 20:4 KJV) 4 And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and judgment was given unto them: and I saw the souls of them that were beheaded for the witness of Jesus, and for the word of God, and which had not worshipped the beast, neither his image, neither had received his mark upon their foreheads, or in their hands; and they lived and reigned with Christ a thousand years.

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The Book of Revelation 20:3

Posted by on Feb 25, 2017 in Prophecy

A Seal Upon Him

(Rev. 20:3 KJV) 3 And cast him into the bottomless pit, and shut him up, and set a seal upon him, that he should deceive the nations no more, till the thousand years should be fulfilled: and after that he must be loosed a little season.

Satan is cast into prison and the door is locked and sealed. The seal shows that he can’t open the door because it’s by God’s authority that he’s bound. He can’t deceive the nations until the end of the 1000 years.

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The Book of Revelation 20:2

Posted by on Jan 28, 2017 in Prophecy

A Thousand Years

(Rev. 20:2 KJV) 2 And he laid hold on the dragon, that old serpent, which is the Devil, and Satan, and bound him a thousand years,

The 1000 years is the millennium kingdom. Some believe the wording is figurative and just means a very long period of time.

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The Book of Revelation 20:1

Posted by on Jan 21, 2017 in Prophecy

The Bottomless Pit

(Rev. 20:1 KJV) And I saw an angel come down from heaven, having the key of the bottomless pit and a great chain in his hand.

The angel with the key shows that God has the power and authority over Satan to bind him into a prison that He has prepared for him. The bottomless pit is the abyss where the evil spirits are held.

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The Book of Revelation 19:21

Posted by on Jan 14, 2017 in Prophecy

The Remnant

(Rev. 19:21 KJV) 21 And the remnant were slain with the sword of him that sat upon the horse, which sword proceeded out of his mouth: and all the fowls were filled with their flesh.

It seems that the battle is over as soon as it starts and there is no question who wins.

There are two trains of thought as to who the remnant are.

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The Book of Revelation 19:20

Posted by on Dec 3, 2016 in Prophecy

The Beast was Taken

(Rev. 19:20 KJV) 20 And the beast was taken, and with him the false prophet that wrought miracles before him, with which he deceived them that had received the mark of the beast, and them that worshipped his image. These both were cast alive into a lake of fire burning with brimstone.

That’s it. The battle is over as soon as it starts. As soon as Jesus steps foot upon the Mount of Olives the battle is over. The beast and the false prophet are immediately taken and cast into the Lake of Fire.

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The Book of Revelation 19:16

Posted by on Nov 12, 2016 in Prophecy

A Name Written

(Rev. 19:16 KJV) 16 And he hath on his vesture and on his thigh a name written, KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.

Jesus is the King of Kings and Lord of Lords and when He comes to the Mount of Olives everyone will know who He is. He’s not coming back as a servant like His first coming. This time He’s coming as the rightful King of the earth and everyone will know it. They won’t be able to deny who He is – the conquering king.

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The Book of Revelation 19:15

Posted by on Oct 22, 2016 in Prophecy

Rod of Iron

(Rev. 19:15 KJV) 15 And out of his mouth goeth a sharp sword, that with it he should smite the nations: and he shall rule them with a rod of iron: and he treadeth the winepress of the fierceness and wrath of Almighty God.

When Jesus returns with His armies it’s to deliver His wrath and punishment on the wicked nations.

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The Book of Revelation 19:14

Posted by on Oct 1, 2016 in Prophecy

Armies in Heaven

(Rev. 19:14 KJV) 14 And the armies which were in heaven followed him upon white horses, clothed in fine linen, white and clean.

The armies in Heaven is all of God’s people in Heaven including the Bride of Christ – the Church, who is already in Heaven and just completed the Marriage Supper of the Lamb.

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The Book of Revelation 19:13

Posted by on Sep 3, 2016 in Prophecy

Dipped in Blood

(Rev. 19:13 KJV) 13 And he was clothed with a vesture dipped in blood: and his name is called The Word of God.

The blood could represent the judgment of Jesus that He’s about to pour out.

(Isa. 63:1-6 KJV) Who is this that cometh from Edom, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this that is glorious in his apparel, travelling in the greatness of his strength? I that speak in righteousness, mighty to save.

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The Book of Revelation 19:12

Posted by on Aug 20, 2016 in Prophecy

A Name Written

(Rev. 19:12 KJV) 12 His eyes were as a flame of fire, and on his head were many crowns; and he had a name written, that no man knew, but he himself.

The flame of fire refers to His glory and judgment. The crowns show that He is sovereign.

We see the great dragon with seven crowns.

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