Adam Clarke Commentary. NOTES ON CHAP. XII., BY J. E. C. Verse Revelation 12:15. And the serpent cast out of his mouth water as a flood — The water here evidently means great multitudes of nations and peoples; for in Revelation 17:15, the interpreting angel says, The waters which thou sawest-are peoples, and multitudes, and nations, and tongues.This water, then, which the dragon cast out of. Revelation 12:15 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Revelation 12:15, NIV: Then from his mouth the serpent spewed water like a river, to overtake the woman and sweep her away with the torrent. Revelation 12:15, ESV: The serpent poured water like a river out of his mouth after the woman, to sweep her away with a flood. Revelation 12:15, KJV: And the serpent cast out of his mouth. Revelation 12:15. And the serpent cast out of his mouth water as a flood, &c.] Which cannot design any persecution before the fall of Paganism, either of the Jews, or of the Romans; nor indeed the Arian persecution, since the casting out of this flood is distinguished from the above persecution, and was after the church began to flee upon that persecution; though it is not unusual for wicked. . Many commentators interpret Daniel Dan. 11:41 with reference to the occupation of the land of Palestine by the Beast. The event that causes the Beast to move in is the invasion of Palestine from the north by the King of the North (Dan. Dan. 11:40 ) Revelation 12:15. Revelation 12:15 shows the serpent, Satan, spewing a torrent of water out of His mouth like a flood!Aimed directly at the woman, that torrent is a diabolical and merciless attempt to sweep her away! In John 7:38-39, water clearly represents God's Holy Spirit.This usage, in turn, has a direct connection to another usage important to this article and understanding Revelation.
Posts about Revelation 12:15 explained written by Mr. Bebe. These two verses both refer to the beast itself in its past, present, and future stages but there is something more in the future stage of verse 11; the beast is understood to be on its 7th head just like in verse 8, but the verse says it is an eight and of the seven (or seventh) 14:12-15; Ezek. 28:12-16; 2 Peter 2:4; Jude 6). At the time of the birth of Christ, Satan was ready to kill Him (compare Matt. 2:13-18). Revelation 12:3 And there appeared another wonder in heaven; and behold a great red dragon, having seven heads and ten horns, and seven crowns upon his heads Revelation 12:9 describes the second of these four falls. · From glorified to profane (Ezekiel 28:14-16). · From having access to heaven (Job 1:12, 1 Kings 22:21, Zechariah 3:1) to restriction to the earth (Revelation 12). · From the earth to bondage in the bottomless pit for 1,000 years (Revelation 20) Revelation 12:15, 16 r12s 12:15 Escape from the flood And the serpent cast out of his mouth water as a flood [or river] after the woman, that he might cause her to be carried away of the flood. And the earth helped the woman, and the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed up the flood which the dragon cast out of his mouth. (Rev. 12:15, 16 Answer. In Revelation chapter 12, John sees a vision of a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars ( Revelation 12:1 ). Note the similarity between this description and the description that Joseph gave of his father Jacob (Israel) and his mother and their children ( Genesis 37:9-11 )
Revelation 15 - Prelude to the Bowl Judgments. Revelation 15. - Prelude to the Bowl Judgments. A. Those victorious over the beast. 1. (1) Seven angels with seven plagues. Then I saw another sign in heaven, great and marvelous: seven angels having the seven last plagues, for in them the wrath of God is complete. a The third symbol of Revelation 12—a great, fiery red dragon (verse 3)—is described as having drawn a third of the stars of heaven and standing before the woman who was ready to give birth, to devour her Child as soon as it was born (verse 4). A few verses later, this dragon is clearly identified as Satan: So the great. Revelation 12:15 And the serpent cast out of his mouth water as a flood after the woman, that he might cause her to be carried away of the flood. And the serpent; the devil, the old serpent, mentioned (in Revelation 12:9), being able no longer to execute his malice as a dragon, by the civil power of the heathen emperors, tearing Christians in. Revelation 12:15-16 Commentary: The Earth helps the Woman. Here John beholds a new portrait in the night sky. The woman, now portrayed as Andromeda, is once again threatened by the devil, now pictured as the dragon Cetus. John sees the river Eridanus pouring from the mouth of Cetus threatening to drown nearby Andromeda . NOTES ON CHAP. XII., BY J. E. C. Verse Revelation 12:16. The earth helped the woman — Nothing, and indeed, as Bishop Newton excellently observes, was more likely to produce the ruin and utter subversion of the Christian Church than the irruptions of so many barbarous nations into the Roman empire. But the event proved contrary to human appearance and expectation.
Revelation 12 chapter study is one of rich understanding if we're able to pull it all in.http://biblestudyministry.com/This is a chapter that will definitely.. Revelation 20:12-15. John equates the second death with the Lake of Fire, the final judgment of the incorrigibly wicked, those whose names are not found in the Book of Life. While these events occur after the Millennium, the Lake of Fire is also shown to exist before the Millennium (Revelation 19:20).Whether this means the Lake of Fire exists throughout the Millennium—perhaps as a vivid. Revelation 12:15 New International Version (NIV). 15 Then from his mouth the serpent spewed water like a river, to overtake the woman and sweep her away with the torrent . NOTES ON CHAP. XII., BY J. E. C. Verse Revelation 12:14. And to the woman were given two wings of a great eagle — Του αετου του μεγαλου · Of THE great eagle.The great eagle here mentioned is an emblem of the Roman empire in general, and therefore differs from the dragon, which is a symbol of the HEATHEN ROMAN empire in particular
Revelation 20:12-15 New English Translation (NET Bible) 12 And I saw the dead, the great and the small, standing before the throne. Then books were opened, and another book was opened—the book of life. So the dead were judged by what was written in the books, according to their deeds. 13 The sea gave up the dead that were in it, and Death and. . The wilderness is a desolate place, and full of serpents and scorpions, uncomfortable and destitute of provisions; yet a place of safety, as.
Revelation 22:12-15. And behold, I — Jesus Christ; come quickly — To judge the world. And my reward — Both of grace and vengeance; is with me — The reward which I shall assign, both to the righteous and the wicked, shall be conferred at my coming; to give to every man according as his work — His spirit and conduct, his whole inward and outward behaviour, shall be v1 This is the *revelation of Jesus Christ. God gave it to him to show his servants the things that must happen soon. Jesus sent this message by his *angel to his servant John. v2 John was a witness of the word of God and of Jesus Christ. He tells about all that he has seen
JST, Revelation 12:1-17. Compare Revelation 12:1-17. John explains the symbols of the woman, the child, the rod of iron, the dragon, and Michael. The war that began in heaven is continued on the earth The Church is composed of believing Jews and believing Gentiles. Throughout most of this chapter the focus is on the believing Jews of the early days of the Church (the Jerusalem church). After that period of history, the rest of the believers of the Church age come into the picture in the last verse of this chapter (alluded to in vs. 6)
Revelation 22:15 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Revelation 22:15, NIV: Outside are the dogs, those who practice magic arts, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idolaters and everyone who loves and practices falsehood. Revelation 22:15, ESV: Outside are the dogs and sorcerers and the sexually immoral and murderers and idolaters, and everyone who loves and practices falsehood Revelation 12:15-16 New American Standard Bible (NASB). 15 And the serpent  poured water like a river out of his mouth after the woman, so that he might cause her to be swept away with the flood. 16  But the earth helped the woman, and the earth opened its mouth and drank up the river which the dragon  poured out of his mouth Revelation chapter 22 contains God's Last Message to Humankind. (Rev. 22:6-9), takes us back to the early part of this book, when the faithful and true witness told us that He would send His angel to convey His message concerning the things that must come to pass
Revelation: Chapter 12 Timelines. Revelation 12 provides details of five of the seven major characters that are involved with the tribulation, and are described on the page associated with this on, Revelation 12 web page.The timeline below provides an indication of when Satan will be forcibly removed from heaven for eternity, and his onslaught against the remnant of Israel and the tribulation. Greek word for Revelation is Apokalupsis from which we get Apocalypse. The meaning is an unveiling or uncovering. The style of writing in Revelation is figurative and is known as apocalyptic literature. There are some characteristics of the apocalyptic style of writing: 1. Grows out of some great conflict 2. Visions 3. Has a predictive element 4 VERSE BY VERSE COMMENTARY ON THE REVELATION A TESTIMONY OF JESUS CHRIST by Tony Garland. Description - Garland's work is one of the best commentaries available on the book of the Revelation.Garland approaches the text from a literal perspective and also assesses the weaknesses of various non-literal interpretations Isaiah 14:12-15 No other place in the Bible speaks as clearly of this war than Revelation. There are, of course, indications throughout the Bible of the struggle, Job being perhaps the most notable; However, the main emphasis of Revelation centers on the dramatic closing events of this war
Introduction and Timeline for Revelation 12-16. In Revelation 12-16, John described in some detail the war that Satan wages against God and His faithful Saints, which began in the premortal world and continues in mortality.In spite of the fearful events described in these chapters, there are great reasons to hope and rejoice. John the Revelator assured his readers that although Satan makes. However, Revelation will make much more sense if we do recognize that chapters 12-15 are given in preparation for the upcoming bowl judgments. The bowls represent the severe wrath of God, but before we see the wrath, God wants us to understand the justification and the righteousness of His wrath Revelation 20:12-15 NIV And I saw the dead, great and small, standing before the throne, and books were opened. Another book was opened, which is the book of life Biblical Commentary (Bible Study) Revelation 22:12-14, 16-27, 20-21 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: Chapter 21 begins with John's vision of a new heaven and a new earth (21:1a)—the first heaven and earth having passed away (21:1b). He saw the holy city, New Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared lik It is with this that Revelation 20:12-13 is now lightly re-translated according to the Strong's Concordance, and explained. Revelation 20:12-13 Translated and Explained; And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books [the Law of Moses].
Revelation Made Clear walks through the book of Revelation looking for the clearest and most natural understanding of the book. You can understand the book of Revelation. Open your Bible and read the book of Revelation. Appreciate the imagery and enjoy the drama as it unfolds in the book. When you need some assistance in your study, the website. Revelation 12:13-17. Now when the dragon saw that he had been cast to the earth, he persecuted the woman who gave birth to the male Child. But the woman was given two wings of a great eagle, that she might fly into the wilderness to her place, where she is nourished for a time and times and half a time, from the presence of the serpent. So. The book of Revelation is the only book in the New Testament that begins by spe-cifically stating its source, The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave to Himand signified it by His angel to His servant John (Rev. 1:1). The book ends with confirmations of authenticity by God, Christ and John. And the Lord God of th In Revelation 12:15, a river pours out of the serpent's mouth to drown the woman representing the saints in a flood. At the start of the Jewish revolt, Emperor Nero, the beast with the wounded head of Revelation 13:3, was in Greece about to build a canal. This man-made river appears to be referred to in Revelation 12:15
CONTEXTUAL INSIGHTS TO REVELATION 15:1-16:21. A. The seven bowls which are introduced in chapter 15 and described in chapter 16 are the third in a set of three cycles of divine plagues sent for the purpose of redemption (cf. 9:20-21; 14:6-7; 16:9,11). Each cycle gets progressively more severe: 1/4, 1/3, and total destruction (the judgment and. The book of life (mentioned seven times Revelation 3:5; 13:8; 17:8; 20:12, 15; 21:27 and 22:19) is not the absolutely comprehensive book depicted eight times in Revelation 5 which contains the name of all ruling powers in that nations . . . from the beginning of earth's history to its close.[24 Read the Scripture: Revelation 3:7-13. Everyone knows that our historic American city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, named for the church to which we come today, means brotherly love (although some Philadelphians today call it the city of the brotherly shove!). The biblical city was located about 28 miles southeast of the city of Sardis Revelation 20:11-15 The Books Were Opened Introduction Books were opened (Rev 20:12). This has to be the scariest line in the entire Bible. Someday, the books will be opened. Someday, every single person will stand before the throne of God - Carolyn, Kacie, Leslie, every other person here. You will be standing there by yourself - just. The New Heaven and New Earth (21:3-8) The apostle Peter said that we are looking forward to the new heaven and new earth. The meaning of this new world shows why we are full of anticipation. Verse 3 tells us that the dwelling place of God is now with humans. God is living with his people
The book of Revelation describes God as the Alpha and the Omega (1:8; 21:6). Later, Jesus will say I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End (22:13). That is in keeping with the Prologue to the Gospel of John, which says, In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word. Revelation Bible Companion. A summary of Dr. J. Vernon McGee's teaching of Revelation heard on THRU the BIBLE, this companion gets to the heart of Bible passages and is intended to stir your own thinking, prayer, and study. After every lesson, several questions are listed for your personal consideration or, if you're reading with a group. If you recall, in Revelation 1:1 the revelation of Jesus Christ is the subject of this book. And, as 19:10 teaches us, the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy. All that precedes 19:11 is somewhat introductory; it is setting the stage for the coming of the Lord as portrayed in these verses
Commentary for Revelation 20 . Satan is bound for a thousand years. (1-3) The first resurrection; those are blessed that have part therein. (4-6) Satan loosed, Gog and Magog. (7-10) The last and general resurrection. (11-15)1-3 Here is a vision, showing by a figure the restraints laid on Satan himself. Christ, with Almighty power, will keep the. This chapter uses the theological meaning of the two most used names for God to describe His actions. The progressive revelation of the NT makes it clear that Jesus was the Father's agent of creation (cf. John 1:3; 1 Cor. 8:6; Col. 1:16 and Heb. 1:2). ÷REVELATION 5:1-5. NASB (UPDATED) TEXT: REVELATION 5:1- Then in Rev 11, we saw the seventh trumpet being blown. Following this, additional background information was given to us in Revelation 12:-14:. The background information explained in more detail what would be taking place during this 7 th trumpet judgment. Now, in Revelation 15:, the contents of trumpet 7 is being prepared Commentary on Revelation 22:12-14, 16-17, 20-21. Eric Barreto. Share: Surely, I am coming soon. Thus the New Testament draws to a close. Revelation can help us if we can but draw our eyes from the dazzling visions that dot this book for a moment and see that behind them all is a simple but life-altering hope in a God that calls us all.
Revelation 5 Commentary. Revelation 5:1-3: And I saw in the right hand of Him who sat on the throne a scroll written inside and on the back, sealed with seven seals. Then I saw a strong angel proclaiming with a loud voice, Who is worthy to open the scroll and to loose its seals?. And no one in heaven or on the earth or under the earth was. The faithful will walk with Jesus in white. They will be arrayed in white garments. Their name will not be blot out of the book of life. Jesus will confess their name. Revelation 3:1-6 - (Sardis) ( Rev 3:1) - 1 And to the angel of the church in Sardis write: These things saith he that hath the seven Spirits of God, and the seven stars: I. CHAPTER 11. The Two Witnesses. 1 * a 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 count those who are worshiping in it. 2 But exclude the outer court * of the temple; do not measure it, for it has been handed over to the Gentiles, who will trample the holy city for forty-two months. 3 I will commission my two witnesses. Mass readings for this month, in the New Revised Standard Version. First Reading - 2 Kings 19:9B-11, 14-21, 31-35A, 36. › Read More. Mass Readings for June 27, 2020. First Reading: First Kings 17: 1-6. Daily Bible Readings, Podcast Audio and Videos and Prayers brought to you by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. 2 So the city was besieged till the eleventh year of King.
Revelation 12:15. In Bible prophecy water represents people, so Jesus is telling use that Satan would send a flood of people to persecute the Church of Christ. And that He did that through the Roman Catholic Church, as they used the people of many nations, such as France and Spain, to kill them The tapestry of this 12th chapter of the Revelation first introduces the Woman that produces the Messiah (12:1-2). Then, the old adversary the devil (1Peter 5:8) is put forth as another wonder in heaven (12:3). Later, in this same chapter, the Great Dragon (12:9) is specifically identified as Satan. Red (12:3) is the color of the blood. Revelation 12:15,16 And the serpent (working out of the man Anti-christ, who is now in the temple) cast out of his mouth water as a flood after the woman, that he might cause her to be carried away of the flood. And the earth helped the woman, and the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed up the flood which the dragon cast out of his mouth His feet were like bronze glowing in a furnace, and his voice was like the sound of rushing waters. (Rev. 1:7, 12-15 [emphasis added]) In this passage, understanding Daniel helps us understand Revelation
18. The Building of the Separate Place (Ezekiel 41:12-15) 19. Priest's Chambers (50 cubits in width - Ezekiel 42:1-14) 20. The Priest's Kitchen (Ezekiel 46:19-20) 21. The People's Kitchen (Ezekiel 46:21-24) 22. The Millennial River (Ezekiel 47:1-12 Chapter 15: A Glorious Heavenly Scene Preceding the Vial Judgments 1 And I saw another sign in Heaven, great and marvellous, seven angels having the seven last plagues; for in them is filled up the wrath of God. After noting another sign in Heaven, great and marvellous (14:1), this chapter, the shortest of the Apocalypse, sees both a Heavenly scene of triumphant praise by those who will. The Book of Revelation emphasizes that Christ will come again some day in great glory to establish His Kingdom of perfect justice and righteousness, and he will reign for ever and ever (Revelation 11:15). Some day those who know Christ will be secure forever in Heaven, and there will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for. The Final Judgment (Revelation 20:12-15). 18. Eternity (not mentioned, except in vague references, in the prophetic Scriptures), when there will be no more Yahudim (Jew) nor Gentile, bond nor free, male nor female, for all of Yahovah's Redeemed will be one in the Messiah Yahushua (Christ Jesus) forever (Galatians 3:28) The vision in Revelation 12 describes a war in heaven followed by a war on earth. The dragon attacks a woman and her child, forcing her to flee into the wilderness for a period of time where she will be protected by God. Revelation 12 has been described as being consciously or nor, considered as the center and key to the entire book.
If you're befuddled by the Book of Revelation in the Bible, don't fret. Take a look at the basic structure of the Book of Revelation; its major interpretations; the various perspectives on the Millennial Kingdom mentioned in Revelation 20; and how key events shaped John the Apostle and his writing. By doing so, you'll better [ Revelation 12:15 And the serpent cast out of his mouth water as a flood after the woman, that he might cause her to be carried away of the flood. Revelation 12:16 And the earth helped the woman, and the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed up the flood which the dragon cast out of his mouth Revelation 12:15, Water out of his mouthflood. As Beale points out in his commentary on this verse, this metaphor can be pinned to several ideas in the OT. It can refer to an army spreading to conquer a nation (Dan 11:10, 22, 26, 40), and can relate to divine judgment (Ps 88:7, 17; Isa 8:7-8; 17:12-13; Jer 46:8; 47:2; 51:55; Hos 5:10; cf. Revelation 12 -14 are explanatory prophecies that describe some of the major personages and movements of the second half of the Tribulation period. Beginning with the woman who represents Israel and her child who is Christ, the Messiah. Although Revelation 11 verse 15 records the sounding of the seventh trumpet, the effects it produces ar
Symbols in Revelation. Posted on February 1, 2017 Updated on February 1, 2017. It has long been recognized that Revelation is a book that contains many symbols. From the very beginning we are confronted with strange and fantastic images such as the seven spirits, the seven lamps of fire, the seven stars which are held in the right hand of Christ, the sword that protrudes from His mouth. A Bible Study of. Revelation. faithful in /hrist. The end for believers is not doom and horror+ but glory in heaven. The believer ,rays+ 9/ome+ ord esusG The dominant theme is the u nveiling of the e-alted /hrist. Fe rules all for the sa!e of his church 0 all history+ all events+ all sin and evil+ even the devil
The Woman of the Apocalypse (or Woman clothed in the Sun, γυνὴ περιβεβλημένη τὸν ἥλιον; Mulier amicta sole) is a figure described in Chapter 12 of the Book of Revelation (written c. AD 95).. The woman gives birth to a male child who is threatened by a dragon, identified as the Devil and Satan, who intends to devour the child as soon as he is born Spiritual Meaning of REVELATION 20:12 previous - next - text - summary - Revelation - BM Home - Full Page. AR 866. Verse 12.And I saw the dead small and great standing before God, signifies all who had died from the earth, and were now among those who were in the world of spirits, of whatever condition and quality, gathered together by the Lord for judgment BLB Footnotes. Some translations put the Greek phrase represented as And I stood upon the sand of the sea in Rev 12:17, Rev 12:18, or Rev 13:1 . The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown The Apostle John wrote these opening verses in order to introduce the book's main subject and John's purpose for writing it. In similar fashion, John explained his purposes in writing 1 John and his Gospel (1 John 1:3-4; John 20:30-31). 1:1 The revelation of Jesus Christ is the subject of this book The Eyewitness Bible Series' Revelation Series has five 12-15 minute videos and related study guides. The videos are narrative accounts by Bible personalities about Revelation, such as the Apostle John talking about Revelation 1. The videos and study guides provide an excellent overview of the book of Revelation. Watch Now