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REVELATION
AlphaandOmega
John
partial
blood of the lamb
Another name for God (beginning and end)
Revelation was written down by ___
The trumpets were ____ judgements compared to the bowl judgme…
John saw a great multitude from every nation that had come ou…
AlphaandOmega
Another name for God (beginning and end)
John
Revelation was written down by ___
Revelation
What type of literature is the book of…
This is the best way to read Revelation
Apocalyptic is closely associated with…
This number indicates completion or pe…
Apocalyptic
Figuratively
Unveiling
Seven
What type of literature is the book of…
Apocalyptic
This is the best way to read Revelation
Figuratively
52 terms
revelation
Bible
Ecumenical Council
Jesus Christ
Mary
The collections of Christian writings the old testaments and…
...
...
The mother of Christ
Bible
The collections of Christian writings the old testaments and…
Ecumenical Council
...
Revelation
Revelation is the only book in the NT…
This book was written by the apostle _…
This book was written to the _________…
The seven ____________ candlesticks ar…
Prophecy
John... 95... Isle of Patmos
Seven churches of Asia Minor
Candlesticks... Churches
Revelation is the only book in the NT…
Prophecy
This book was written by the apostle _…
John... 95... Isle of Patmos
28 terms
Revelation
Personify means to represent something…
Guile means cunning.
Complete the name of the Lord Jesus Ch…
Choose the name of the Lord Jesus Chri…
True
True
Witness
First
Personify means to represent something…
True
Guile means cunning.
True
Revelation
preterist interpretation
historicist interpretation
futurist interpretation (subjective)
idealist interpretation ("slippery")
relevant only to the original readers of the 1st century
inspired "outline" of the whole of human history from the apo…
outline of what will happen in the last days
revelation does not deal with any specific time period, but s…
preterist interpretation
relevant only to the original readers of the 1st century
historicist interpretation
inspired "outline" of the whole of human history from the apo…
34 terms
Revelation
Definition of revelation
Ways God reveals himself
Definition of general revelation
Specific examples of general revelation
When something about God, the way in which God wants people t…
Direct meeting/dream/vision... Nature... Worship... Prayer... Sacred writ…
God making himself known through ordinary, common human exper…
Beauty of nature e.g. seeing a sunset, feeling awe/wonder, ha…
Definition of revelation
When something about God, the way in which God wants people t…
Ways God reveals himself
Direct meeting/dream/vision... Nature... Worship... Prayer... Sacred writ…
Revelation
Central themes
Themes
Writing to 7 churches in
The church is experiencing
Unveiling, uncovering- Romans
Intense dispare// hope, symbolic language, supernatural power…
Asia MinorRomans
official Roman persecuationRomans
Central themes
Unveiling, uncovering- Romans
Themes
Intense dispare// hope, symbolic language, supernatural power…
6 terms
Revelation
Author of Revelations
Provenance of Revelation
Date of Revelation
Audience of Revelation
The author names himself as John (Rev 1:4, 9; 21:2; 22:8).
John wrote from the island of Patmos
A minority of scholars places the time of writing in the 60s,…
The book of Revelation was given to God's servants (Rev 1:1).…
Author of Revelations
The author names himself as John (Rev 1:4, 9; 21:2; 22:8).
Provenance of Revelation
John wrote from the island of Patmos
12 terms
REVELATION
God's revelation is what the lord...
What did God's revelation form?
This, Therefore...
Revelation states that..
... communicated to human beings about himself, oneself, and…
God's revelation formed the teaching authority of the church,…
.. gives people meaning and purpose in their lives.
.. we find find happiness in God's plan for us and that...
God's revelation is what the lord...
... communicated to human beings about himself, oneself, and…
What did God's revelation form?
God's revelation formed the teaching authority of the church,…
Revelation
How many books did John write?
How many Chapters did John write?
What Revelation does the book speak of?
What is worship
5
50
The revelation of Jesus Christ
Submission of our whole nature to God
How many books did John write?
5
How many Chapters did John write?
50
7 terms
Revelation
Ephesus
Smyrna
Asia
Pergamos
church known for works and patience but left first love
church known for works, tribulation, and poverty with faithfu…
location of the seven churches
church known for works, has not denied the faith but accepted…
Ephesus
church known for works and patience but left first love
Smyrna
church known for works, tribulation, and poverty with faithfu…
21 terms
Revelation
Patriarchs
vocation
Incarnation
free will
The ancient fathers of the Jewish people, whose stories are r…
a calling from God to fulfill a particular purpose or mission…
The ultimate work of Divine Revelation: Jesus; God made flesh
The basis for moral responsibility, this is a gift from God t…
Patriarchs
The ancient fathers of the Jewish people, whose stories are r…
vocation
a calling from God to fulfill a particular purpose or mission…
183 terms
Revelation
What verse contains an outline for rev…
How is the outline broken down?
What is NOT the purpose of the book of…
What is the primary purpose of the boo…
1:19
1. John's record began with that which he had seen in heaven…
To satisfy our curiosity about the future
To bring us into a deeper understanding of Christ
What verse contains an outline for rev…
1:19
How is the outline broken down?
1. John's record began with that which he had seen in heaven…
5 terms
Revelation
revelation comes form the idea of ----…
god revealed himself and his teachings…
the truths revealed through revelation…
god reveals himself so that_______... He…
uncovering... ... God, ... the Trinity... the Incarnation ... the Eucharist
we could not have discovered the truths on our own over time…
doctrine or teachings of the faith
we may better understand.... gradually(through his salvation hi…
revelation comes form the idea of ----…
uncovering... ... God, ... the Trinity... the Incarnation ... the Eucharist
god revealed himself and his teachings…
we could not have discovered the truths on our own over time…
27 terms
Revelation
What does the number 3 symbolize?
What does the number 4 symbolize?
What does the number 7 symbolize?
What does the number 3.5 symbolize?
God (trinity), divinity
the Earth
perfection, the days of creation
half of perfection
What does the number 3 symbolize?
God (trinity), divinity
What does the number 4 symbolize?
the Earth
13 terms
revelation
Apostolic tradition
magisterium
dogmas
sensus feide
tradition passed on by Apostles
the teaching office of the Church; made up of a unity of bish…
the basic teaching principles of the Church; if you do not be…
the truth that the Church faithful as a whole- lay people to…
Apostolic tradition
tradition passed on by Apostles
magisterium
the teaching office of the Church; made up of a unity of bish…
42 terms
Revelation
Definition of revelation
Ways God reveals himself
Definition of general revelation
Specific examples of general revelation
God shows himself to believers. This is the only way anybody…
Direct meeting/dream/vision... Nature... Worship... Prayer... Sacred writ…
God making himself known through ordinary, common human exper…
Beauty of nature e.g. seeing a sunset, feeling awe/wonder, ha…
Definition of revelation
God shows himself to believers. This is the only way anybody…
Ways God reveals himself
Direct meeting/dream/vision... Nature... Worship... Prayer... Sacred writ…
40 terms
Revelation
Definition of revelation
Ways God reveals himself
Definition of general revelation
Specific examples of general revelation
God shows himself to believers. This is the only way anyone c…
Direct meeting/dream/vision... Nature... Worship... Prayer... Sacred writ…
God making himself known through ordinary, regular common hum…
Beauty of nature e.g. seeing a sunset, feeling awe/wonder, ha…
Definition of revelation
God shows himself to believers. This is the only way anyone c…
Ways God reveals himself
Direct meeting/dream/vision... Nature... Worship... Prayer... Sacred writ…
30 terms
Revelation
Rapture
Judgment Seat (Bema) of Christ
Tribulation
Second Coming
The event of Christ's return for Christians. Christ will take…
After the Rapture, the service that Christians have done for…
During the 7 years following the Rapture there will be worldw…
The Beast will persecute especially the Jews. Near the end of…
Rapture
The event of Christ's return for Christians. Christ will take…
Judgment Seat (Bema) of Christ
After the Rapture, the service that Christians have done for…
10 terms
Revelation
Aquinas' proofs of God:
Augustine's objects of love
Conscience
Covenant
demonstrating that God exists.
God, neighbor, ourselves
the interior voice prompting us to do good and avoid evil.
promise between God and man
Aquinas' proofs of God:
demonstrating that God exists.
Augustine's objects of love
God, neighbor, ourselves
170 terms
Revelation
religion
divine
Old Testament
secularism
the relationship between God and humans that results in a bod…
relating to or proceeding directly from God
the forty-six books of the bible that record the history of s…
an indifference to religion and a belief that religion should…
religion
the relationship between God and humans that results in a bod…
divine
relating to or proceeding directly from God
61 terms
Revelation
Understand that __________ western Chr…
Understand that _________ generation o…
Read the _________ before we read the…
Remember that this book is primarily a…
Modern
every
bible
comfort
Understand that __________ western Chr…
Modern
Understand that _________ generation o…
every
5 terms
Revelation
Rev 1:5 (10/10)
Rev 1:19 (10/10)
Rev 20:11 - 12 (Final)
Rev 20:13 (Not Req'd)
5 And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and the…
19 Write the things which thou hast seen, and the things whic…
11 And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, fr…
13 And the sea gave up the dead which were in it; and death a…
Rev 1:5 (10/10)
5 And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and the…
Rev 1:19 (10/10)
19 Write the things which thou hast seen, and the things whic…
43 terms
revelation
Augustine
Joachim of Fiore
Martin Luther
Millerites
Christian scholar. Argued that Rev. was written by apostle Jo…
Italian monk. Pioneered a "church historical" approach, said…
believed Revelation did not have great value to the Christian…
used Revelation to date the second coming of Christ to 1844,…
Augustine
Christian scholar. Argued that Rev. was written by apostle Jo…
Joachim of Fiore
Italian monk. Pioneered a "church historical" approach, said…
22 terms
Revelation
Monotheism
Trinitarism
Creator
Redeemer
belief in one God
belief that God is three persons
God the father
God the son
Monotheism
belief in one God
Trinitarism
belief that God is three persons
Revelation
Various genres of Revelation
FEATURES of apocalyptic literature
CAUSE of Apocalyptic literature
PURPOSE of Apocalyptic literature
Apocalypse/letter/prophecy
• Heavenly revelation/vision is given by a heavenly being to…
• Extreme discontinuity between God's promises and people's p…
-To explain the discontinuity between God's promises and pres…
Various genres of Revelation
Apocalypse/letter/prophecy
FEATURES of apocalyptic literature
• Heavenly revelation/vision is given by a heavenly being to…
12 terms
revelation
god reaches out to humanity
know god through experiences, reason,…
scripture
scripture
divine revelation
natural revelation
god's revelation over time with his people
divine revelation
god reaches out to humanity
divine revelation
know god through experiences, reason,…
natural revelation
27 terms
Revelation
Revelation 1:1
Revelation 1:2
Revelation 1:3
Revelation 1:4
The revelation of Jesus Christ, which Go gave him to show his…
who testifies to everything he saw-- that is, the wor of God…
Blessed is the one who reads the words of this prophecy, and…
John, To the seven churches in the province of Asia: Grace an…
Revelation 1:1
The revelation of Jesus Christ, which Go gave him to show his…
Revelation 1:2
who testifies to everything he saw-- that is, the wor of God…
51 terms
REVELATION
Revelation was written down by ___
The trumpets were ____ judgements comp…
John saw a great multitude from every…
The dragon would be bound for ___ year…
John
partial
blood of the lamb
1000
Revelation was written down by ___
John
The trumpets were ____ judgements comp…
partial
Revelation
Revelation
Bible
Tradition
Personal experience
God's making Gosdself known to us out of love
Type of Revelation that accounts of God's words and actions
Type of Revelation that is what others pass down to you
Type of Revelation that has prayer, church, and sacraments
Revelation
God's making Gosdself known to us out of love
Bible
Type of Revelation that accounts of God's words and actions
Revelation
transcendence
immanence
revelation
the impact of revelation
the idea that God is beyond and outside life on earth
the idea that God is present and involved in the universe
god shows himself to believers. This is the only way anybody…
helping to start off a religion, certain way of life to follo…
transcendence
the idea that God is beyond and outside life on earth
immanence
the idea that God is present and involved in the universe
20 terms
Revelation
Author of Revelation
Date of Revelation
Place of Writing Revelation
Theme of Revelation
John the Apostle
95 (during the reign of Domitian)
Island of Patmos
encourage Christians to stand firm against persecution and in…
Author of Revelation
John the Apostle
Date of Revelation
95 (during the reign of Domitian)
Revelation
Ephesus
Smyrna
Pergamum
Thyatira
에베소
서머나
버가모
두아디라
Ephesus
에베소
Smyrna
서머나
Revelation
Revelation is ____________ work
one Character of Revelation is _______…
another character of apocalyptic liter…
In Apocalyptic literature, there are s…
Apocalyptic
symbolic (cryptic symbol)
violence
dualism
Revelation is ____________ work
Apocalyptic
one Character of Revelation is _______…
symbolic (cryptic symbol)
Revelation
In Hinduism, the scared texts Justin
"Divine Knowledge"
At first, Hindu revelation was not wri…
Only the priests, or rishis, could speak
"came to be"
timeless wisdom revealed to seers in the primordial past
for thousands of years, the divine knowledge was passed down…
the divine knowledge
In Hinduism, the scared texts Justin
"came to be"
"Divine Knowledge"
timeless wisdom revealed to seers in the primordial past
14 terms
Revelation
Revelation
apocalypse
Eschatology
Pella
the name of the last book of the New Testament; contains the…
the book of Revelation
the study of the end of time
Christians of Jerusalem fled to ...
Revelation
the name of the last book of the New Testament; contains the…
apocalypse
the book of Revelation
Revelation
Revelation
2 examples
2 beasts
New heaven, new earth, new jerusalem
• Apocalyptic literature... • Literature of persecution (1 of 3…
o Pergamum... Antipas... Balaam... Nicolaitans ... o Thyatira... Jezebel
o The beast from the sea... o The beast from the earth... The mark…
• Cosmic eschatology... • Eschatological elimination of evil... • T…
Revelation
• Apocalyptic literature... • Literature of persecution (1 of 3…
2 examples
o Pergamum... Antipas... Balaam... Nicolaitans ... o Thyatira... Jezebel
Revelation
Occasion
Main points
Main purpose
Number Seven
John imprisoned on isle of Patmos
great tribulation, second coming of Christ, and full realizat…
encourage, warn, and give an overview of God's plan
churches, seals, trumpets, and bowls
Occasion
John imprisoned on isle of Patmos
Main points
great tribulation, second coming of Christ, and full realizat…
Revelation
Author
The book of Revelation has more quotio…
Revelation 1
Revelation 2-3
John
True/False
The things which you have seen
The things which are
Author
John
The book of Revelation has more quotio…
True/False
Revelation
Ecclesia
Gratia
Vobis
Pax
Church
Grace
To you
Peace
Ecclesia
Church
Gratia
Grace
Revelation
Revelation
God's purposes
God's person
Theophanies
thought is intended of God actively disclosing to us who he is
God tells people what He is doing and what He will do and wha…
God confronts people with himself
appearances of God in the old testament
Revelation
thought is intended of God actively disclosing to us who he is
God's purposes
God tells people what He is doing and what He will do and wha…
30 terms
Revelation
John
Antipas
The lamb
Four creatures
author of revelation possible son of Zebedee
God's witness. his faithful one and was killed among pergamum…
jesus
Lion ox Human like individual eagle
John
author of revelation possible son of Zebedee
Antipas
God's witness. his faithful one and was killed among pergamum…
29 terms
Revelation
purpose of revelation
author
date
Key places
reveal full identity of christ
apostle John; some believe it was John the evangelist
95 under Domition
Patmos; 7 churches; New Jerusalem
purpose of revelation
reveal full identity of christ
author
apostle John; some believe it was John the evangelist
Revelation
First Mover
First Cause
First object of love
Second object of love
The fact that things are moving means that God exists.
God is the first cause and he is permanent.
Our first love should be God (loving God)... ex. Prayer
We cant love God if we can't love others (loving others)... ex.…
First Mover
The fact that things are moving means that God exists.
First Cause
God is the first cause and he is permanent.
16 terms
Revelation
Author
Date
Theme
Genre
John
95 AD
Jesus will return
Apocalyptic
Author
John
Date
95 AD
Revelation
John
Symbolic
Apocolyptic writing
Apocalypse
Whi wrote revelation
What type of wrtiting is revelation
Writing that inspires hope in a time of crisis
Final battle
John
Whi wrote revelation
Symbolic
What type of wrtiting is revelation
10 terms
Revelation
1
2-3
4-5
6-8
John sees a vision of jesus
Letters to the seven churches
Heavenly scene
Seven seals
1
John sees a vision of jesus
2-3
Letters to the seven churches
40 terms
Revelation
Canon
Covenant
Salvation History
Testament
Collection of books the Church recognizes as the inspired Wor…
An agreement or promise in between humans and God
Events where God reveals himself to us
Covenant, promise or contract
Canon
Collection of books the Church recognizes as the inspired Wor…
Covenant
An agreement or promise in between humans and God
13 terms
revelation
analogy of faith
apostolic origin
biblical exegesis
biblical inerrancy
The coherence of individual doctrines with the whole of Revel…
apostolic origin Being based on the preaching and teaching of…
The critical interpretation and explanation of a biblical text.
biblical inerrancy The doctrine that the books of the Scriptu…
analogy of faith
The coherence of individual doctrines with the whole of Revel…
apostolic origin
apostolic origin Being based on the preaching and teaching of…
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