The first blessing is in the first chapter of revelation in verse 3. Of the sounding of the seventh trumpet, and what followed upon it, revelation 11. Again it is important to keep in mind that chapter 11. Revelation 2020 verse by verse ministry international. See the exposition of the seventh verse of this chapter. Read and study revelation, including book summary, with the verse by verse bible commentary. Satan versus yahovahs people the yahudim jews and israels children throughout history.
Revelation made simple and easy to understand this last book of the bible bears the title revelation, meaning, unveiling, yet, it presents visions of. A lot of people start reading the bible and skip to the end to find out what happens. Blessed is he who reads and those who hear the words of this prophecy, and keep those things which are written in it. Complete text, index, search, bible verse, bible story, scripture, book, prophesy, christian. Without reading this book, i would not have ever started the website ministry revelation for kids. This summary of the book of revelation provides information about the title, authors, date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the book of revelation.
Revelation explained verse by verse, chapter by chapter. Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear it and take to heart what is written in it, because the time is near. He that overcometh shall not be hurt of the second death. Not until chapter 15 will the chronological developments continue again, namely the pouring out of the seven vials which constitutes the seventh trumpet and the last woe. In revelation 11, during the great tribulation and the day of the lord, john describes the two witnesses as having godgiven power to witness and, if need be, call fire down from heaven to destroy their enemies. Book of revelation read, study bible verses online. In revelation chapter 21, the new jerusalem is measured. And the nations were angry, and thy wrath is come, and the time of the dead, that they should be judged, and that thou shouldest give reward unto thy servants the prophets, and to the saints, and them that fear thy name, small and great. I replied, as i look, there is a lampstand entirely of gold with a bowl at the top of it. May 25, 2017 have you ever tried to read the book of revelation.
The revelation is the only book in the nt mentioning john as author. Read and study revelation, including book summary, with the versebyverse bible commentary hi, sign out. I have watched all your dvds here, they have been of great help. Revelation 11 commentary matthew henry commentary on the. And so paul tells us in chapter 11, that by their fall, salvation has come to the gentiles. Paul tells us that so plainly in romans chapter 11, that they have not fallen out of gods program. Net bible but after three and a half days a breath of life from god entered them, and. Revelation chapter 2 explained book of revelation each. Revelation 11 is the eleventh chapter of the book of revelation or the apocalypse of john in the new testament of the christian bible. But after three days and a half, the spirit of life from god. This interlude reveals three personalities mighty angel and the two. The great tribulation comes in the second half of the last week of daniels seventy weeks prophecy recorded in the book of daniel chapter 9. In verse 3, for instance, the two witnesses are clothed in sackcloth.
Of the measuringreed given to the apostle, to take the dimensions of the temple v. Douayrheims bible, apocalypse revelation chapter 11. Revelation chapter 11 verse by verse bible commentary. If moses is one of the two witnesses, is there a problem with scripture since we. In the same way that we must read a novel cover to cover before understanding it properly, so must bible students have an understanding of the bibles first 65 books before they can truly understand its final book. Chapter 11 measuring the temple, the two witnesses, and. Book of revelation chapter 11 the two witnesses and the. While they preach gods last warning to the human and demonic powers of earth just before the final trumpet sounds, god gives them supernatural protection. According to chapter 11 of revelation, these two are dressed in sackcloth, prophesy, dispense astonishing miracles and witness to the grace of god in the evilest culture known to mankind. As a real estate appraiser, measuring buildings is part of my job so i can relate to this text.
The revelation of jesus christ chapter 11 sermon by tom. Though some believe elijah and enoch are the two witnesses, most bible scholars consider them to be moses and elijah. When this interpretation of this chapter is compared with the notion of two. They have merely gone into a period when god is going to set them aside and turn to the gentiles. James, to further explain the difference between the existing heaven and the new heaven is to know man is not pure enough to dwell in god. It clearly shows that there are two groups of people who have to go through the period known as the great tribulation or jacobs trouble jer. Study revelation 11 using matthew henrys bible commentary concise to better understand scripture with full outline and verse meaning. The angel who was talking to me came back and roused me as through rousing someone who was asleep.
Memorize scripture wherever you go with the bible audio app. Revelation 11 niv the two witnesses i was given a reed bible. God protects the persecuted church in the desert, the traditional old testament place of refuge for the afflicted, according to the typology of the exodus. So many believe and teach the two witness here are elijah and moses, who. The temple, the two witnesses, and the seventh trumpet. Revelation 11 bible commentary matthew henry concise. This video goes into detail into who the two witnesses in revelation chapter 11 really are, as it goes to other companion passages, and proves from the bible the identity of these two people. Revelation 11 the two witnesses 1 i was given a reed like a measuring rod and was told, go and measure the temple of god and the altar, with its worshipers. The entire book of revelation which includes the special messages to those 7 churches, was sent to those churches and a blessing was pronounced upon all who would read, hear and keep the words contained in this prophecy. In chapter 17, the latter transforms into babylon the great harlot, who drives the beast to do satans bidding. The temple, the two witnesses, and the seventh trumpet rev 11. Notice the anthropomorphic languageall the descriptions of human traits and behaviorsof this passage. Revelation 11, english standard version 2016 esv the. Study the bible online using commentary on revelation 11 and more.
Resources revelation for kids the book of revelation. Chapter 11, however, does not begin this way because it is not the beginning of the inset. It is found in chapter ten through chapter eleven verse fourteen. Many scholars believe johns gospel was written between 8590 a. Enduring word bible commentary revelation chapter 11. Revelation with book summary versebyverse bible commentary. I am wondering if you are considering writing a daniel and revelation verse by verse commentary, it would be very helpful to people like me who also run groups teaching these two books. The temple, the two witnesses, and the seventh trumpet rev. Read revelation 11 commentary using matthew henry commentary on the whole bible complete. Also, because the ministry of the two witnesses in the very next verse revelation 11. Bible teachers might dread the thought of teaching the book of revelation.
Return from chapter 11 to the versebyverse commentary on revelation page. Re apocalypse christian bible study resources, dictionary, concordance and search tools. So in essence, god doesnt give up on the nation of israel. Also, the four living creatures met in chapter 4, verse 6, are located simultaneously at the corners of gods throne and at the exterior of his dais.
Read commentary on this popular bible verse and understand the real meaning behind gods word using john gills. Revelation 11, new king james version nkjv the bible app. Gills exposition geneva study bible commentary critical and explanatory. Bible teaching from the book of revelation chapter 11 part 1. And after three days and a half the spirit of life from god entered into them, and they stood upon their feet. But after three days and a half, the spirit of life from god entered into them, and they stood upon their feet. And there was given me a measuring rod like a staff. Of the measuringreed given to the apostle, to take the dimensions of the temple, revelation 11.
In revelation, johns visions reveal that jesus has overcome evil by. For serious inquirers, this versebyverse commentary stays close to the biblical text and is. There was given the line of thought in chapter 10 carries into chapter 11. For serious inquirers, this versebyverse commentary stays close to the biblical text and is christcentered throughout. Revelation 11 bible commentary on the book of revelation. Revelation chapter 11 explained book of revelation each. John mentions his name four times in the book revelation 1. Of the sounding of the seventh trumpet, and what followed upon it v. A verse by verse exposition of revelation chapter 11 by tony warren verse one and there was given me a reed like unto a rod. In the book of revelation, the two witnesses are two of gods prophets who are seen in a vision by john of patmos, who appear during the second woe recorded in revelation 11. Measuring the temple, the two witnesses, and blowing the seventh trumpet to chapter 12. Jun 29, 2016 this is a verse by verse look at chapter eleven of the book of revelation.
Justin the martyr around 100 to 165 ac, irenaeus around 140 to 220 ac and the muratori canon end of 2 nd century confirm that the apostle john is the author. Revelation 11 new international version niv biblica. The 1599 geneva study bible has asserted that the two witnesses are the exclusive. Revelation chapter 19 explained book of revelation each. Features corresponding to the ancient tabernacle used for gods worship. He made it known by sending his angel to his servant john, a 2 who gives witness to the word of god and to the testimony of jesus christ by reporting what he saw. The book of revelation is the only book in the bible, that i know of, that has a blessing associated with it for those who will read itnot once but twice. Study guide for revelation 11 by david guzik blue letter bible. The two witnesses and the 7 th trumpet previous revelation study list next zechariah in his 5 th vision. Why measure the temple, the altar as well as the people. Have you ever tried to read the book of revelation. Watch our overview video on the book of revelation, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought.
Aug 04, 2015 this video goes into detail into who the two witnesses in revelation chapter 11 really are, as it goes to other companion passages, and proves from the bible the identity of these two people. Since chapter describes and develops the beast and his politicalreligious system in detail, we will. Under these circumstances, a versebyverse teaching of revelation would be a challenging endeavor. A third of the waters turned bitter like wormwood oil, and many people died from the bitter waters. Most of our bibles are clothed, if you will, in leather bindings or cardboard and cloth covers. A study of the book of revelation chapter 11 verses 3 through 19. The first death is usually a painful separation of the body from the soul for a time. In chapter john introduces his readers to satans two assistants. The book of revelation of jesus christ scripturally expounded.
Four times the author identifies himself as john 1. Under these circumstances, a versebyverse teaching of revelation would be a. General challenges to teaching the book of revelation. David guzik commentary on revelation 11, describes the introduction of the two witnesses, their ministry, death and reviving.632 762 659 561 1533 1556 6 915 1424 1351 462 1602 1580 1391 900 879 1056 801 1310 1024 103 1574 1501 845 1457 1456 272 17 267 20 1060 1055 1184 59 1235 1132 1489 1 18 1083 423 1277 1141 704 768 891 886 954