Towards Understanding Revelation

Tag: William J. Reid

  • 5/10/23 REVELATION 1:1b, PART 3

    5/10/23 REVELATION 1:1b, PART 3

    We’re continuing in the 19th century, looking at the second phrase, “which God gave Him, to show His servants”: “…the closing book…is called, in distinction from the others, ‘The Revelation of Jesus Christ.’ It contains the ‘many things’ he had to say to his disciples, in addition to those recorded by the evangelists; but which…

  • 1/7/23 REVELATION 1:1a, PART 5

    1/7/23 REVELATION 1:1a, PART 5

    And still in the 19th century: “The Apocalypse is the mystery of Christ, or the mystical account of His kingdom from the day of Pentecost till the day of Judgment; not strictly predictive, but interweaving the past, present, and future as seen of God. There is a Divine dignity in the opening words, as in…