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introduction to the book of Revelation

Tadrous Y. Malaty

introduction to the book of Revelation

by Tadrous Y. Malaty

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Published by St. George"s Coptic Orthodox Church, St. Mark and Pope Peter Church in Sporting [Egypt], Sidi-Bishr, Alexandria [Egypt] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTadros Yacoub Malaty ; [translated by Salaw Youssef ; English text revised by Suzie Sidhom, Mary Sayed].
SeriesStudies in the Holy Bible
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 96/02883 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL617392M
LC Control Number96215264

Introduction to the Book of Revelation by Naji Mouawad In this lecture we first state what Revelation is not. Next we review what the four senses of Scripture are and establish a set of interpretative principles that we will follow while studying the text. We give numerous examples that showcase these principles.   The book of Revelation, as the capstone of God’s message to us, really helps us to put the Bible together. Title. Revelation a. The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave Him to show to His bond-servants. The proper title for this book is The Revelation of Jesus Christ. This could mean one of two things.

Introduction to the Book of Revelation Jesse M. Hendley Revelation The Book of the Revelation is a tremendous book! It is a prophetic book. It claims to be on a par with the prophecies of the Old Testament, and it is. It is another prophetic book of the Bible, even as .   In other words, the book, like all Scripture wasn’t just written for information, but rather its main purpose is application. That is why, when it comes to my overall approach to the Book of Revelation, I’m greatly indebted to Eugene Peterson and his book Reversed Thunder.

  E. Structure and Outline of Revelation. Revelation has a prologue () and an epilogue (). The whole of the book between the two “is recounted as a single visionary experience which took place on Patmos on the Lord’s Day ()” (Bauckham, Climax, 3). I will resist the temptation to elaborate further on the structure of the book.   The Symbols of the Book of Revelation. The best rule of thumb for interpreting the symbols and visions of Revelation is to relate them to common teachings of the Bible and to obvious events in our own world. In particular, Jesus’ outline of coming events in his Olivet Discourse (Matthew ) provides a blueprint for the visions of : Leland Ryken.


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Introduction to the book of Revelation by Tadrous Y. Malaty Download PDF EPUB FB2

A. Revelation is often described as a “the Revelation of John” meaning the revelation to John 1. It is actually a revelation of Christ 2 () C. The English title comes from the Latin revelatio which in its verb form means “to reveal or unveil that which has previously been hidden.” The was the title given to the book in the Latin.

The book of Revelation is written chronologically. Revelation 1 is the introduction. Revelation is the church age. Revelation is the heaven scene. Revelation concludes the church age. Revelation speaks of God’s judgment on earth, taking us to the end of Daniel’s 70 th week.

Revelation is parenthetical, describing what. Introduction. The book of Revelation is the most controversial book in the Bible. Revelation has caused major divisions between denominations, churches and families. What makes this book so controversial. A promise of blessing is made in the very first chapter of the book to those who read and hear the words of this prophecy.

The book of Revelation starts with “this is a revelation from Jesus Christ, which God gave him to show his servants the events that must soon take place.

He sent an angel to present this revelation to his servant John”. So, the divine author of Revelation is Jesus Christ and the human author is the Apostle John. An Introduction to the Book of Revelation.

September 8, The book of Revelation is one of the most difficult books to interpret. I like to think of the book of Revelation like a rainbow. From earth we can look into the sky and see a rainbow, but only half of it. Yet, if we go up in a plane we can often see an entire rainbow as one big circle.

Revelation was written by the apostle John in about 96 C.E. While the book of Genesis tells how Paradise was lost, Revelation tells how Paradise will be regained.

Revelation is the only book with a promise of blessing to readers () E. Contains 22 chapters, verses words 1. verses contain Old Testament language. The Book of Revelation is a Prophetic Book. The word apocalypse means “unveiling” and that’s exactly what the book of Revelation is—it is a prophetic book that discusses the unveiling of what is going to happen in the nearing End Times and what will come with the final revelation of Jesus Christ.

Introduction to the NIV Study Bible | Go to Revelation Author. Four times the author identifies himself as John (,4,9; ).From as early as Justin Martyr in the second century a.d. it has been held that this John was the apostle, the son of Zebedee (see Mt ).The book itself reveals that the author was a Jew, well versed in Scripture, a church leader who was well known to the seven.

The book of Revelation was written at a time when Christians were facing false teachings, apathy, and severe persecution (see Revelation ;10, 14–15; ; ). This persecution most likely came at the hands of Roman officials in the final two decades of the first century A.D.

John wrote from the island of Patmos in the Aegean Sea. Session 1: Introduction Some general comments about the Book of Revelation and its unique-ness. Why this book contains a special blessing. Session 2: Revelation 1 “The Things Which Thou Hast Seen.” The vision which opens the book and the verse that organizes it.

Session 3: Ephesus Chapter The Letter to the Church of Ephesus. Session. Sermons From The Book Of Revelation 3 The Book Of Revelation Introduction (Part One) INTRODUCTION 1. “The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave Him to show His servants—things which must shortly take place.” (Re a) 2.

So begins the book of Revelation, one of the most challenging books of the Bible 3. BOOK OF REVELATION.

Lesson 1 - Introduction. John, the writer of the Book of Revelation, sets out to tell his readers something vital about the paradox of the days and years ahead: they will be the best of times, and they will be the worst of times. Some fellow named Dickens seems to have borrowed that theme several centuries later.

THE BOOK OF REVELATION. The Apocalypse, or Revelation to John, the last book of the Bible, is one of the most difficult to understand because it abounds in unfamiliar and extravagant symbolism, which at best appears unusual to the modern reader. Symbolic language, however, is one of the chief characteristics of apocalyptic literature, of which.

The Introduction. A good place to start is at the beginning. Verse 1 opens the book with the words, "The Revelation of Jesus Christ." This is the book's real title, not what the Greeks titled it, Apokalypsis Ioannou—"The Revelation of John." In a sense, the apostle John is merely a witness or observer of the visions and sayings that we find.

The Book of Revelation is specifically addressed to seven particular churches in this area (Revelation ). The original name of the Book of Revelation was the Greek word Apocalypse (ἀποκάλυψις), which translates to English as “Revelation” or an unveiling (unfolding) of things not previously known.

For this reason, the title of. The Book of Revelation is a remarkable text. A fascinating piece of Scripture as well as an extraordinary piece of literature, its interpretation has affected our theology, art and worship, and even international politics.

Yet it is widely neglected in the church and almost entirely avoided from the pulpit. In this Tyndale Commentary, Ian Paul /5(27). Introduction: Understanding the Book of Revelation. Bible Commentary / Produced by TOW Project The book of Revelation provides some of the keenest insights in Scripture concerning the “big picture” of work.

Yet it is a tough nut to crack, not only because of its intrinsic difficulty but because of the myr­iad interpretations that have.

Welcome to this series on The Book of Revelation where I'll be breaking down each chapter, verse by verse, to help you understand God's word.

Introduction. The Book of Revelation is called “ T he Revelation of Jesus Christ ”, and yet it is treated by so many as a side issue or a secondary. Is it really something that we can agree to disagree on, as is commonly believed?. Those who are of this persuasion are ignorant of how the New Testament is indispensably completed by this revelation of Jesus Christ.

“The Book of Revelation is the sum of all prophecy. It carries the devout reader to a height from which he can see the history of God's kingdom from its beginning to its consummation in glory. It is the sublimest book in the Bible, and its study awak-ens the profoundest worship.”—J.

M. STIFLER,—in unpublished Classroom Lectures. Introduction to the Book of Revelation Part 1 Leavittsburg Baptist Church, Warren, OH. Antichrist, God's Judgment & Prophecy in Revelation - Duration: .American Sign Language: Revelation was written by the apostle John in about 96 C.E.

While the book of Genesis tells how Paradise was lost, Revelation tells how Paradise will be regained.