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  • 1. Importance:
    1. Revelation, like all Scripture, is “profitable” (II Tim. 3:16).
    2. Revelation reveals Jesus Christ like no other book (Rev. 1-22).
    3. Revelation deals with “things, which must soon take place” (Rev. 1:1).
    4. Revelation is the one book that promises a blessing to all who will read it (Rev. 1:3).
  • 2. Importance:
    5. Revelation contains unique warnings and challenges to the church (Rev. 2:1-3:22).
    6. Revelation discloses conditions that will be present in the end-times (Rev. 6:1-19:21).
    7. Revelation is NOT to be sealed up (Rev. 22:10)
  • 3. Writings of John
    Gospel of John
    Epistles (1-3 Jn.)
    Revelation
    Preparation (22:20)
    Life rewarded
    Sovereignty
    The King
    Believe (20:31)
    Life received
    Salvation
    The Prophet
    Fellowship (1:3)
    Life revealed
    Life revealed
    The Priest
  • 4. The book opens and closes with similar ideas and phrases, among them are the words of Jesus, “I am coming soon” (1:1-8; 22:12-21). In between, the book deals with vivid descriptions of God’s judgments on sin.
    Key Ideas:
  • 5. Key Verses:
    Revelation 1:7: “Behold, He is coming with the clouds, and every eye will see Him, even those who pierced Him; and all the tribes of the earth will mourn over Him. So it is to be. Amen” (cf. Revelation 19:11-16). 
    Revelation 1:19: “Therefore write the things which you have seen, and the things which are, and the things which will take place after these things.”
  • 6. Key Words:
    Two key words are repeated:
    “lamb” (29 times)
    “throne” (47 times)
    Four numbers are significant:
    “seven” (55 times)
    “four” (29 times)
    “twelve” (23 times)
    “ten” (9 times)
  • 7. There are no formal quotations from the Old Testament, however there are many allusions. Bible students have found between 250-550 Old Testament allusions in the book of Revelation.
    Key Note:
  • 8. Outline:
    1. Introduction (1:1-20)
    2. “THINGS WHICH ARE” seven churches (2:1-3:22)
    3. “THINGS WHICH SHALL BE HEREAFTER” the Tribulation (4:1-19:21)
    4. The Millennial Reign & Great White Throne Judgment of Christ (20:1-15)
    5. The new heaven and earth (21:1-22:5)
    6. Conclusion (22:6-21)
  • 9. Christ In Revelation:
    His glory, wisdom and power (1:1-20)
    His authority over the church (2:1-3:21)
    His power and right to judge the world (5:1-19:21)
  • 10. Christ In Revelation:
    The faithful witness (1:5)
    The firstborn from the dead (1:5)
    The ruler over the kings of the earth (1:5)
    The Son of Man (1:13)
    The first and the last (1:17)
    The living One (1:18)
    The Son of God (2:18)
    He who is holy, who is true (3:7)
    The Amen (3:14)
  • 11. Christ In Revelation:
    The Beginning of the creation of God (3:14)
    The Lion that is from the tribe of Judah (5:5)
    The Root of David (5:5)
    A Lamb (5:6)
    The Word of God (19:13)
    King of Kings and Lord of Lords (19:16)
  • 12. Christ In Revelation:
    The Alpha and the Omega (22:13)
    The beginning and the end (22:13)
    The bright morning Star (22:16)
    The Lord Jesus (22:21).
  • 13.
  • 14. Outline:
    1. “THINGS WHICH YOU HAVE SEEN (PAST) ” (1:1-20)
    2. “THINGS WHICH ARE (PRESENT)” seven churches (2:1-3:22)
    “THINGS WHICH SHALL BE HEREAFTER (FUTURE)”
    The Tribulation (4:1-19:21)
    The Millennial Reign & Great White Throne Judgment of Christ (20:1-15)
    The new heaven and earth (21:1-22:21)
  • 15. REVELATION
    Chapter Titles
    Ascended Christ as a Great High Priest
    Christ’s Letters to 4 Churches
    Christ’s Letters to 3 Churches
    Worship in Heaven: Christ as Creator
    Worship in Heaven: Christ as Redeemer
    Opening of 6 Seals
    Great Salvation of Jews & Gentiles
    Opening 7th Seal: 4 Trumpet Judments
  • 16. REVELATION
    Chapter Titles
    5th & 6st Trumpet Judgments
    Prelude to Final Judgment: The Little Scroll
    2 Witnesses
    The Wonder of a Woman with Child
    The False Trinity
    The Lamb & The 144,000 on Mount Zion
    Worship in Heaven before the Final Judgment
    6 Bowl Judgments
  • 17. REVELATION
    Chapter Titles
    Economical Babylon Destroyed
    Ecclesiastical Babylon Destroyed
    Marriage of the Lamb & Armageddon
    Millennium & Great White Throne Judgment
    New Heaven & New Earth
    Paradise Restored
  • 18. Revelation Glossary
  • 19. Revelation Glossary
  • 20. Revelation Glossary

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