Revelation (17-22)

{JUDGMENT OF OPPONENTS}
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  1. Great Harlot Revealed - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 17:1-6 - Babylon is unveiled as a bejeweled whore dripping with the shed blood of martyred saints)
  2. Babylon Rides the Beast - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 17:7-13 - End-time Babylon, the "Great Harlot" rides the "Beast from the Sea")
  3. The Lamb Overcomes Babylon - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 17:14-18 - The Lamb overcomes the Beast and the kings of the earth but in a very paradoxical manner)
  4. Babylon is Fallen - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 18:1-8 - The Fall of Mystery Babylon is pronounced, and her ritual impurity denounced by an angel from heaven)
  5. Babylon Destroyed - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 18:9-24 - The complete destruction of Babylon is God’s response to her persecution of the “saints)
  6. Heavenly Celebration - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 19:1-10 - The heavenly celebration follows the destruction of the “Great Harlot)
  7. Rider on a White Horse - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 19:11-16 - The Messiah “shepherds” the nations by the “word” that proceeds out of his mouth)
  8. Beast and False Prophet Destroyed - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 19:17-21 - The Rider on a White Horse destroyed the “Beast” and the “False Prophet” at Armageddon)
{THOUSAND YEARS}
  1. Imprisonment of Satan - {PDF Copy} - (The Devil is imprisoned in the “Abyss” until the appointed time when he will be released and launch his final assault against the saints)
  2. Reign of the Saints - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 20:4-6 - The image of the saints reigning as a “kingdom of Priests” is linked to Daniel's vision of the “Son of Man)
  3. The Dragon's Demise - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation 20:7-10 - The Dragon is released for a “short season” to launch his final attempt to destroy the saints)
  4. The Great White Throne - {PDF Copy} - (Following the defeat of the “Dragon,” the final judgment unfolds before a Great White Throne – Revelation 20:11-15)
  5. Multiple "Final" Judgments? - {PDF Copy} - (The three sevenfold series of Revelation all conclude with a final judgment scene at the end of the age)
  6. Priestly Reign of the Saints - {PDF Copy} - (Disciples of Jesus serve as “priests and kings” who mediate His light to the world)
{NEW JERUSALEM}
  1. New Jerusalem Descends - {PDF Copy} - (Following the final judgment, John saw the New Jerusalem” descending from heaven to the earth  – Revelation 21:1-8)
  2. New Jerusalem Unveiled - {PDF Copy} - (The physical dimensions and shape of “New Jerusalem” are presented in preparation for its inhabitants – Revelation 21:9-23)
  3. New Jerusalem Inhabited - {PDF Copy} - (New Jerusalem is populated fully in fulfillment of the covenant promises to Abraham – Revelation 21:24-22:5)
  4. The City Built by God - {PDF Copy} - (The city “whose builder and founder” is God is none other than the New Jerusalem John saw “descending from heaven”)
  5. Epilogue - Revelation - {PDF Copy} - (If anyone fails to keep the words of the book, he will be excluded from citizenship in the city of New Jerusalem – Revelation 22:6-21)
{RELATED TOPICS}
  1. Redemption of the Nations - {PDF Copy} - (The nations and the kings of the earth are found in New Jerusalem because of the redemptive work of the Lamb)
  2. The Wrath of God - {PDF Copy} - (In Revelation, “wrath” refers to the final judicial sentence of God on His enemies)
  3. Gog and Magog - {PDF Copy} - (Revelation identifies “Gog and Magog” as the nations from the “four corners of the Earth” gathered to attack the saints)
  4. Redeemed of the Earth - (In Revelation, the redeemed people of God is composed of men and women from every nation purchased by the death of Jesus) - {PDF Copy}

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