Peace to all of you who are in Christ.
The whore of Babylon is be an escort for a day an evil world system, controlled by the Antichrist, during the last days before Jesus return.
The whore of Babylon will have great worldwide influence over people and nations.In the Old Testament, the city of Babylon gave birth to an empire that ruled the known world and imposed a worldview upon all of the peoples that she conquered.In early biblical times selling daughters into prostitution was not uncommon.Those she did not destroy, she subverted.Spend Eternity with God, learn More, receive Forgiveness from God.The woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet, and adorned with gold and jewels and pearls, holding in her hand a golden cup full of abominations and the impurities of her sexual immorality.Verses 10-14 describe a series of eight and then ten kings who affiliate with the beast.From the Pentateuch to the Prophets, the image is repeated endlessly.Yes, at least partially.While scholars may debate some of the fine details of this particular vision, the main points of application seem abundantly clear:.Learn More, navigation, statement of Faith, the Gospel.Anyone who has read the Bible even once has flashbacks to the graphic images of apostate Israel when they first encounter the great prostitute of Revelation.In fact, before apostate Israel is judged, true Israel must be sealed.The beast in Revelation chapter 13 is understood to refer to the Antichrist, the man of lawlessness (2 Thessalonians 2:3-4; Daniel 9:27).Just like God said.7 Then the Angel said unto me, Wherefore marvelest thou?
Says John: An angel called out with a loud voice.
14 These shall fight with the Lamb, and the Lamb shall overcome them: for he is Lord of Lords, and King of Kings: and they that are on his side, brothels noosa called, and chosen, and faithful.




In Ezekiel, the prostitution of Jerusalem made that of her sisters Samaria and Sodomlook insignificant by comparison.Shrouded in mystery, she was gloriouslike the most beautiful of jewels (Ezekiel 16:7).For further study, see Hank Hanegraaff, The Apocalypse Code: Find Out What the Bible Really Says about the End Timesand Why It Matters Today (Nashville:Thomas Nelson,2007).Instead, she craved intimacy with foreign gods on the threshing floors of perverse temples (Hosea 9:1).Get our Questions of the Week delivered right to your inbox!He ends his epistle to the churches of Pontus and Bithynia by saying: She who is at Babylon, who is likewise chosen, sends you greetings, and so does Mark, my son.The city had become a spirit.John is carried away in the Spirit into the wilderness where he saw: a woman sitting on a scarlet beast that was full of blasphemous names, and it had seven heads and ten horns.And that is but a glimpse of her unveiling.
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While the prostituted bride bears the mark, Mystery, Babylon the great, the mother of prostitutes, and of the abominations of the earth (17:5 the purified bride bears the moniker of the Lord and the Lamb on her forehead.


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