which introduces us to the Savior.
According to the author the book of Revelations was designed
"John sent the Revelation in an epistle because of
his imprisonment on the Isle of Patmos
"For the word of God, and for the testimony of Jesus Christ."
The major theme of the first chapter of Revelation is to give us a visual
of the Savior and his attributes;
'King of righteousness'."
Light. Healing. Peace.
The challenge has not changed for us today."
He relates that in a later image "the Church is shown as a radiant woman crowned with 12 stars."
athletes, movie celebrities and musical entertainers...
and the darkness compreheneded it not."
(Who will Stand pg 24)
Revelation 1:16 we are introduced to the "Two Edged Sword."
the ennobling words of truth.
can keep us from his welcoming embrace..."