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  1. Who had the revelation in the book of Revelation?
    This revelation from Jesus to the Apostle John is a book of prophecies that deal with the challenges of the church in the very late first century and therefore today.
  2. Who gave the revelation to the Apostle John?
    Jesus
  3. In Revelation, what are the prophesies in relation to?
    They deal with the challenges of the church in the very late first century and therefore today
  4. What book has been corrupted more than any other book by false teachers in the New Testament?
    Revelation
  5. Who wrote the book, The Late, Great Planet Earth?
    Hal Lindsay
  6. What did Hal Lindsey in his book The Late, Great Planet Earth teach about Revelation?
    That Revelation is about the end times, which Lindsey considers to be now.
  7. What is the truth about why Revelation was written?
    The truth is that this letter was written to disciples in the first century giving them divine direction during one of the most intense times of persecution during the reign of Emperor Domitian.
  8. What is the overall theme of the book of Revelation?
    The overall theme of this inspirational book is: “Overcome and ultimate victory in Jesus Christ is assured. You will receive eternal life. It is worth it!”
  9. In the first century, who was reigning as emperor during one of the most intense times of persecution for the disciples?
    Emperor Domitian
  10. In what two chapters of Revelation do we find the warnings written to the Seven Churches of Asia?
    2 and 3
  11. What do the the letters to the Seven Churches of Asia (Revelation 2-3) collectively address?
    The challenges and temptations to Jesus’ church in such a godless age
  12. What are the seven churches listed in the book of Revelation?
    Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, Laodicea
  13. What was the challenge of the Ephesus church?
    Ephesus – Losing their “first love;”
  14. What was the challenge of the Smyrna church?
    Smyrna – Becoming a coward when martyrdom is the price of faithfulness;
  15. What was the challenge of the Pergamum church?
    Pergamum – Listening to appealing false teachers;
  16. What was the challenge of the Thyatira church?
    Thyatira – Tolerating sin;
  17. What was the challenge of the Sardis church?
    Sardis – “Having a reputation of being alive but [being] dead;”
  18. What was the challenge of the Philadelphia church?
    Philadelphia – Becoming weak;
  19. What was the challenge of the Laodicea church?
    Laodicea – Becoming “lukewarm.”
  20. Which church's challenge in Revelation becoming a coward when martyrdom is the price of faithfulness?
    Smyrna
  21. Which church's challenge in Revelation was losing their “first love”?
    Ephesus
  22. Which church's challenge in Revelation was listening to appealing false teachers?
    Pergamum
  23. Which church's challenge in Revelation was tolerating sin?
    Thyatira
  24. Which church's challenge in Revelation was having a reputation of being alive but [being] dead?
    Sardis
  25. Which church's challenge in Revelation was becoming weak?
    Philadelphia
  26. Which church's challenge in Revelation was becoming “lukewarm"?
    Laodicea
  27. What is a distinctive feature used in the book of Revelation?
    Numerology
  28. What book is distinguished because of the use of Numerology?
    Revelation
  29. How many times does the number seven get used in Revelation?
    55 times
  30. What number represents completeness?
    Seven
  31. What does the number seven represent?
    Completeness
  32. What are the 15 different things as represented by their being seven of them in the book of Revelation?
    • kings
    • crowns
    • churches
    • golden bowls
    • golden lampstands
    • hills
    • eyes
    • stars
    • trumpets
    • spirits
    • thunders
    • plagues
    • horns
    • signs
    • seals
  33. What is required for someone to fully grasp the meaning in Revelation?
    The symbolism of numbers
  34. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 3?
    The trinity
  35. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 3 ½ - a half of 7?
    The time that evil is allowed to reign
  36. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 4?
    Universality
  37. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 6?
    Imperfection
  38. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 7?
    completeness
  39. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 10 like 1,000?
    perfection
  40. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 12?
    the tribes of Israel from sons of Jacob or the Apostles… in essence, the people of God
  41. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 24?
    both the sons of Jacob and the Apostles
  42. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 666?
    totally imperfection – the beast
  43. What are the symbolism of numbers in Revelation for the number 144,000?
    the saved – 12 X 12 X 10 X 10 X 10 = 144,000
  44. What is the study of the traditional Jewish system of assigning numerical value to a word or phrase called?
    “Gematria.”
  45. What is Gematria?
    The study of the traditional Jewish system of assigning numerical value to a word or phrase
  46. In Gamatria, what is Nero (Nerom Kaisar)?
    Well, in Hebrew, Nero’s name is NRON QSR. (Neron Kaisar) Each letter has a value: nun (50) + resh (200) + vav (6) + nun (50) + qof (100) + samech (60) + resh (200) = 666! The mark of the beast!
  47. What is NRON QSR?
    Nero's (Neron Kaisar) name in Hebrew
  48. Who had the mark of the beast?
    Nero
  49. Why did Nero have the mark of the beast?
    Because the numerical value of his name equaled 666
  50. What does the scripture say in Revelation 13:3 about the beast?
    the beast “had a fatal wound, but the fatal wound had been healed.” (
  51. What scripture restates Revelation 13:3?
    This is again is stated in Revelation 13:12.)
  52. Who is the original beast?
    The original beast is Nero
  53. Up to the time of Nero, who was considered to be the worst persecutor to the Christians?
    Nero
  54. What are some horrible acts that Nero did to persecute Christians?
    he burned disciples as touches to light his garden and blamed the Great Fire of Rome in 64 AD on the Christians, which stirred-up tremendous hate toward the Christians.
  55. Who is Nero – so to speak – resurrected as?
    Domitian
  56. What had Domitian done which was more extreme than any other Emperor?
    Domitian took Emperor Worship farther than any before him.
  57. How did Domitian take Emperor Woship farther than any before him?
    All other emperors were “made gods” upon their death. However, Domitian commanded everyone address him as “Lord and God” while he was living.
  58. What did Emperor Domitian want to be addressed by everyone?
    Lord and God
  59. Thus, “the whole world was astonished and followed the beast… He was given authority over every tribe, people, language and nation” – the Roman Empire! (Revelation 13:3, 7) is stated in relation to who?
    Emperor Domitian
  60. In revelation 13:3 and 13:7 is in relation to which emperor?
    Domitian
  61. What happened if one “gave into” Emperor Worship ?
    then your name was “not written in the book of life.” (Revelation 13:8)
  62. What scripture states, “not written in the book of life.” ?
    Revelation 13:8
  63. What was, without question, the biggest challenge for all disciples is the time of Emperor Domitian emperor worship?
    because if someone did not address Domitian (or future emperors) as “Lord and God,” one might not have a job; thus one could not earn money for food for one’s family; and in some cases you were condemned to die. (Revelation 13:15-17)
  64. What does Revelation 13:10 state? 
    “If anyone is to go into captivity, into captivity they will go. If anyone is to be killed with the sword, with the sword they will be killed.” This calls for patient endurance and faithfulness on the part of God’s people. (Revelation 13:10 NIV)
  65. In the Book of Revelation, what does the Spirit clearly teach in regards to Nero and Domitian?
    the principle that even if the governmental authorities call you to renounce your faith, one must stand firm. 
  66. In Revelation, what matters most in every circumstance?
    For no matter the circumstances, Jesus is “our Lord and God.” (Revelation 4:11) 
  67. In the end, what will Jesus be?
    He will be victorious over the “unholy trinity” of the Devil, the Beast and the False Prophet!

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