Bible Study

Revelation 20 – Satan and the Last Judgment

This chapter picks up and continues from chapter 19.  Satan is said to be chained in the Abyss, captive there for 1,000 years, and unable to deceive the nations any more.  Those who were martyred during the rule of the… (READ MORE)

Revelation 19 – Christ the Conqueror

The final sequence is about to be played out.  John hears the massed, triumphant shout of heavenly multitudes, praising God for his victory over the great prostitute.  He then hears a joyous announcement:  God reigns, and the “wedding of the… (READ MORE)

Revelation 18 – The Fall of Babylon

Now, an angel with great authority shouts out his announcement.  Babylon the Great is fallen. In counterpart, a voice from heaven calls on God’s people to “come out of her,” for she is doomed to be consumed by fire. The… (READ MORE)

Leviticus 20 – Be Holy Unto Me

Ye shall be holy unto me: for I the Lord am holy, and have severed you from other people, that ye should be mine. Leviticus 20:6

Revelation 18 – The Fall of Babylon

Now, an angel with great authority shouts out his announcement.  Babylon the Great is fallen. In counterpart, a voice from heaven calls on God’s people to “come out of her,” for she is doomed to be consumed by fire. The… (READ MORE)

Revelation 17 – The Woman on the Beast

John is now shown the punishment of someone identified as the “great prostitute” who commits adulteries with the kings of the earth.  John sees a woman seated on the scarlet beast. She is dressed in purple, laden with jewels, and… (READ MORE)

Leviticus 18-22. Holiness

Chapter 18 Sexual Restrictions Ye defile not yourselves therein: I am the Lord your God. Leviticus 18:30 And thou shalt not let any of thy seed pass through the fire to Molech*, neither shalt thou profane the name of thy God:… (READ MORE)

Leviticus 15 – Wash with running water

And when he that hath an issue is cleansed of his issue; then he shall number to himself seven days for his cleansing, and wash his clothes, and bathe his flesh in running water, and shall be clean. v 13… (READ MORE)

Leviticus 3 – Infectious Skin Diseases

Covers a variety of skin diseases: infections, ulcers, boils, scabs, and general eczema. Leprosy is a mistranslation. Anyone judged infected is sent outside the camp boundaries until healed. Primary emphasis is cultic (religious ceremony and ritual). A diseased person is not qualified to… (READ MORE)

Leviticus 11-15 Ritual Cleanness

Uncleanness is not to be equated with dirty or evil. A person who was ritually unclean was not permitted to take part in Israel’s worship.  Ritual cleanness and uncleanness set Israel apart from all other peoples, and emphasized approach to… (READ MORE)

Exodus 17 – Amalek

The Amalekites (jewishvirtuallibrary.org) * Jehovahnissi: that is, The Lord my banner * Amalek is a symbol of evil, destruction and humanity’s lack of morality and decency.  

Exodus 14 – Ye shall see them again no more forever.

And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, that they turn and encamp before Pihahiroth, between Migdol and the sea, over against Baalzephon: before it shall ye encamp by the sea. 3 For Pharaoh will say of the children of… (READ MORE)

1 John – Fellowship with God

The word “fellowship” means literally, “sharing.”  A life of intimate sharing of ourselves with God and with each other. John write 1,2,3 John from Ephesus near the end of the 1st century.  He lived out that century, spending his last… (READ MORE)