Does “silence in heaven” indicate a lack of noise in the heavenly courts or perception by the people on earth that God is being silent?
The great multitude is the a group of people who responds to the last invitation of God and comes out of Babylon through the great tribulation.
Who are the 144,000 that follow the Lamb wherever He goes and stand before the throne clothed with white robes?
Being sealed by God is what qualifies the “great multitude which no one could number, of all nations, tribes, peoples, and tongues” to stand before the Lamb.
What is the future of people who accept the lies and delusions of Satan and follow his leadership, even to the point of seeking to destroy God’s faithful followers?
The fifth seal is all about the martyrdom and judgment of the martyrs, a very special category of people whose names have been written in the book of life.
The horsemen represent four main categories of people who are found written in the Book of Life. The good news is that those categories are not set in stone!
The redemptive work of Jesus and His followers is represented by the white horse and its rider, the first of the four horsemen of Revelation.
The symbol of the slaughtered Lamb represents the reality of God taking upon Himself the sin of the world and dying so that we could live.
A strong angel challenges the authority of God to open the book of life. Who is this strong angel, and why is he challenging what seems to be God’s obvious desire for the book to be opened?
Instead of guessing as to what the sealed book represents let’s look at what the evidence that is found right within the Book of Revelation has to show us.
Could the Seven Seals be happening right now? The Revelation chiasm mirror image sections indicate that the Seven Seals are also about a judgment taking place in the heavenly realms right now.