Commentary on the book of revelation chapter 9

Larry hunts bible commentary, new testament and revelation tags. Introduction to the revelation of the day of yahovah the l ord chapter 2. Back in the 1970s, my wife and i and our two boys lived for a few montes at an ecumenical study center outside jerusalem. Verse by verse commentary on revelation precept austin. Later, we will see that there are also interludes associated with the trumpets and the bowls. Study the bible online using commentary on revelation 9 and more.

All the links listed above are not necessarily recommended by. 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. In the following preterist bible commentary on revelation 9 the reader will be exposed to overwhelming evidence that the earthly reflection of the locusts of revelation 9 are roman soldiers and the general titus is the human reflection of apollyon. A commentary of the book of revelation the revelation of jesus christ 20 by cooper p. This book cross and crown is a powerful and thrilling recital of the most romantic and dramatic incidents in history to be found on. A commentary on the book of revelation chapter 9 sounding the. This passage has been describing four imprisoned angelsdemonsreleased to kill one third of the remaining human population. Revelation 9, new living translation nlt the bible app. Chapters are foundational, while 411 show us the fight between good and evil. Revelation chapter 9 matthew henry complete commentary on. But this is far from the plain meaning of revelation 9.

All the events of revelation the end times, here represented as the sealed scroll, fall under the mighty power of the lamb. This chapter begins with the sounding of the fifth trumpet judgment, where a star falls from heaven unto the earth revelation 9. A testimony of jesus christ is a commentary that explains some of the mysteries of revelation. Skip from the versebyverse commentary on revelation to who is modern, prophetic babylon return from this introduction to the versebyverse commentary to the home page of this revelation commentary. The star was given the key to the shaft of the abyss. The commentary section includes running commentary on the bible text. Seeks to present different viewpoints and analyze problems of interpretation. Enduring word bible commentary revelation chapter 2. Chapter 8 described the first four trumpet judgments. This bible study is designed to highlight the major points of revelation in eight weeks. These seals would be made of wax or clay, attached in such.

The book of revelation in the bible is one of the more difficult books of the bible to understand. And i heard a loud voice from the throne saying, look. The second half of the book 1222 addresses specific issues in the spiritual war. Revelation 9 bible commentary matthew henry concise. Some commentators say that the star is the word of god, the pit is human nature, and the lesson is that if the gospel is rejected, horrors are unleashed. Hes just a mildmannered christian guy living in exile whenpow. The three woes begin revelation chapter 9 commentary. These can be viewed as the four sultans of the turkish ottoman empire. Bible a commentary on the book of revelation chapter 12. Chapter 9 describes the first two woes, trumpets five and six. God hits him with a doozy of a revelation hey, thats not a bad idea for a title.

Revelation 9 bible commentary on the book of revelation. Revelation 9 commentary, one of over 110 bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the church of christ, presents a verse level look at the bible. And he opened the bottomless pit, and smoke arose out of the pit like the smoke of a great furnace. Some general comments about the book of revelation and its uniqueness. A commentary on the book of revelation chapter 12 the. The revelation of jesus christ through the ages, by donald a. There are references in the bible where demons possessed people such as. Aleppo, iconium, damascus, and baghdad, or as destructive forces that moved against the. The fifth trumpet is followed by a representation of another star as falling from heaven and opening the bottomless pit, out of which come swarms of locusts. The ninth chapter of revelation continues the report of what happens when the seven angels blow their trumpets.

Chapter 10 serves as an introduction to the seventh trumpet 11. The versebyverse commentary on each chapter of revelation is on a separate page of this website. A commentary of the book of revelation bible truth. This is a book that jesus gave to show his servants something. Revelation 9 commentary commentary critical and explanatory. Revelation 9 commentary walter scotts commentary on revelation. A commentary on the book of revelation chapter 9 sounding. Revelation chapter 9 book of revelation each scripture is. I know thy works, thus christ testified unto all the seven churches.

This name indicates the meaning of revelation it uncovers matters that had been hidden and discloses events that would happen long after it was written. The first eleven chapters of revelation are general in nature. We hope this dynamic commentary is a beneficial study tool in your devotion to the word of god. Chapter 3 beginning in johns day an unfolding of the. Hiebert a popular commentary on revelation that takes a premillennial and posttribulational view of eschatology. In the study of any book of the bible or any topic of scripture, a certain amount of ground work is needed for understanding, orientation, and motivation. The first woe is past designates an essential structural indicator for the whole book of revelation.

We can know the book of revelation speaks with clarity about the end times because of two central principles drawn from revelation 1. Chapters 45 see notes take place in heaven after the rapture of the church. These questions are not designed as a test of your knowledge and should not be treated as such. Revelation 9 commentary matthew henry commentary on the. This mighty river so prominently mentioned in the text which stresses the loosing of the four angels bound at the great river euphrates in revelation 9. Apr 17, 2016 the theology of baptism is given depth of meaning in the book of revelation, especially in chapter 7. Before beginning to go through the content of revelation, we recommend that you read through the introduction, overview, and hermeneutical sections to familiarize yourself with the framework concerning this incredible book of god. Ladd sees the millennium and the whole book of revelation referring chiefly to the destiny of the church rather than to the theocratic promises to israel. The tapestry of this 12th chapter of the revelation first introduces the woman that produces the messiah 12. Specifically, this is the interlude associated with the seals. This is a twopart vision, where god is praised as creator chapter 4 and christ as powerful redeemer chapter 5.

And the four angels, 1 who had been prepared for the hour and day and month and year, were released, 2 so that they might kill a third of mankind. Revelation 9 commentary james burton coffman commentaries. See the introduction for a detailed discussion of this point. Commentaries for revelation chapter 9 the fifth trumpet, or first woe.

Koenig is a unique free verse by verse futurist premillenial common sense commentary on revelation the apocalypse. Commentary for revelation 9 the fifth trumpet is followed by a representation of another star as falling from heaven and opening the bottomless pit, out of which come swarms of locusts. A scientific and devotional commentary on the book of revelation. Verses 112 upon the sounding of this trumpet, the things to be observed are, 1. Letters to the assemblies at ephesus, smyrna, pergamos, and thyatira. In johns vision of the fifth trumpet in revelation, the power and promise given to jesus disciples in the gospel of. The lessons are organized into subjects of one week study per lesson for an overview of the course please refer to the course outline all references for the course are found in the course bibliography. A bible study in easyenglish 2800 word vocabulary on the book of revelation. When the morning stars sang together, and all the sons of god shouted for joy.

Included in this publication are the portions of text written by ellen white. The events in chapter 9 are much more severe than those which came before. In this chapter we have an account of the sounding of the fifth and sixth trumpets, the appearances that attended them, and the events that were to follow. In this chapter, we see the narration of seal events momentarily suspended because as explained in the revelation overview this chapter is the first instance of what i call an interlude. This chapter is an introduction to the latter part of the prophecies of this book. Revelation 21 niv a new heaven and a new earth then i. This futuristic approach sees the book outlined as follows. Just click the link to the commentary of a chapter that you want to read. And the fifth angel sounded, and i saw a star fall from heaven unto the earth there is a difference between this star, which fell from heaven to the star of the third trumpet. In chapter 11, the focus is completely on the onslaught and death of believers see chapter 11 for details. If you really want to understand this great book, garlands commentary will not disappoint. Futurist premillennial revelation commentary, by don koenig.

Revelation 5 bible commentary matthew henry concise. In chapter 5, john the author of this book saw a vision of one who sat on the throne, holding a scroll sealed with seven seals 5. Revelation with book summary versebyverse bible commentary. I saw the holy city, the new jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from god, prepared as a bride beautifully dressed for her husband. Well, now we come to that wonderful time tonight when we look together at gods word and what a treasure. I encourage you, the participant, to maximize your learning by working through the study questions for each week prior to coming to class. The greek name of the bible book of revelation, apoka. Revelation 9 commentary, one of over 110 bible commentaries freely available, this work. Chapters 23 gave us a history lesson on seven churches that existed in asia minor. In this chapter we have an account of the sounding of the fifth and sixth trumpets, the. The revelation is the only book in the nt mentioning john as author.

Revelation 9 the fifth angel sounded his trumpet, bible. Tyndale house, 1983 note that this is not leon morris who is categorized below click for a notes cyril barber the ministers library treating the apocalypse chapter bychapter, morris provides his readers with numerous sidelights on the text not found. Throughout history the book of revelation has been much understood and neglected. Revelation 9, king james version kjv the bible app. This is particularly so with the book of revelation or prophecy in general. Christians down through the ages have known that christs return is presented in scripture as imminent, but.

David guzik commentary on revelation 2, which includes jesus letters to the churches in ephesus, smyrna, pergamos, and thyatira. This chapter relates the fifth trumpet revelation 9. Chapter context the ninth chapter of revelation continues the report of what happens when the seven angels blow their trumpets. A book sealed with seven seals, which could be opened by none but christ, who took the book to open it. Revelation chapter 9 revelation chapter 10 revelation chapter 11 revelation chapter 12 revelation chapter revelation chapter 14 revelation chapter 15 revelation chapter 16. Mar 27, 2014 the book of revelation chapter nine 9 commentary. John is going to let his readers know that he did not sit down and decide to write a letter to the seven churches in asia minor.

Introduction to the book of revelation its current significance. Revelation 1 bible commentary matthew henry concise. David guzik commentary on revelation 9, where the fifth trumpet brings demonic locusts and the sixth brings an army of destruction. Bible a commentary on the book of revelation chapter 9 sounding the fifth and sixth trumpets demonic locusts and demonic horsemen. A new heaven and a new earth then i saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and there was no longer any sea. Revelation 9 in this chapter we have an account of the sounding of the fifth and sixth trumpets, the appearances that attended them, and the events that were to follow. John mentions his name four times in the book revelation 1. The fifth trumpet is followed by a representation of another star as falling from heaven and opening the bottomless pit, out. First, we believe that the book of revelation must mean something. This revelation commentary takes the point of view that most of the book is a literal prophecy of things to come. This book is part of a 9 volume set that includes seven volumes of the sda bible commentary, the sda bible dictionary and a special supplement to the commentary, volume 7a which contains pertinent ellen g. May 18, 2017 have you ever tried to read the book of revelation.

Three angels broadcasting network 3abn 3,196,284 views. Description garlands work is one of the best commentaries available on the book of the revelation. A lot of people start reading the bible and skip to the end to find out what happens. Enduring word bible commentary revelation chapter 9. The message of chapter five cannot be over emphasized. Book of revelation explained a testimony of jesus christ. Who had been prepared for the hour day month and year clearly emphasizes the predetermined will of god. The severity of judgments increases dramatically with each trumpet. Chapter 6 see notes details six seal judgments and encompasses the first half of the tribulation. Revelation 9 commentary, one of over 110 bible commentaries freely available. In the last chapter, we saw that everyone was hiding in the rocks and caves because they correctly saw that wrath or judgment was coming upon the earth from the lamb.

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