Category Archives: Church History

Revelation 12

This chapter now skips back to an earlier period in church history to the beginning of the Christian church and the period of the persecution of the early Church under pagan Rome that transitions into her persecution under papal Rome. The … Continue reading

Posted in Bible prophecy, Book of Revelation, Church History, Roman Catholic Church, The Papacy | Tagged , , , , , ,

Revelation 10

Another angel is seen coming down from heaven (v.1) and he had in his hand a little book (v.2). Who is this angel? (v.1) Sometimes in Scripture the Lord is represented by an angel (Exodus 3:2-6,13-15). Here he is called “another … Continue reading

Posted in Bible prophecy, Book of Revelation, Church History, Greek New Testament, Roman Catholic Church, The Bible, The Reformation | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Which is the best English Bible?

The King James Bible (KJB) was translated from the traditional Hebrew and Greek texts (Masoretic Hebrew Text, The Second Great Rabbinic Bible and the Greek Textus Receptus  (TR) or Received Text) and God’s Words in these original sources most Christians … Continue reading

Posted in Church History, Greek New Testament, The Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

Revelation 6

The last chapter described the throne room in heaven where we saw the book with seven seals given to the Lamb.  Only the Lamb of God was able to open the seals, resulting in the events which were foretold from John’s time … Continue reading

Posted in Bible prophecy, Book of Revelation, Church History | Tagged , , , , , ,

Revelation 1-3

The following is the first of a series of posts with my notes on the visions/prophecies in the book of the Revelation from Jesus Christ to the Apostle John, given on the isle of Patmos. Revelation 1 The Revelation, not … Continue reading

Posted in Bible prophecy, Biblical doctrines, Book of Revelation, Church History | Tagged , ,

Live by the sword, die by the sword

When Jesus was in the Garden of Gethsemane and his ‘friend’ brought soldiers to arrest Him just before His crucifixion, to His disciple who had just used a sword to cut off the high priest servant’s ear, Jesus said: Put … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical doctrines, Church History, Roman Catholic Church, The Papacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

The New Holy Roman Empire

On September 28, Time magazine featured Pope Francis’ visit to the United States with the headline “Pope Francis and the New Roman Empire.” The first paragraph of the article read,1 From Cuba to climate change, he has revitalized the Vatican’s … Continue reading

Posted in Church History, Roman Catholic Church, The Papacy | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

Who is the AntiChrist?

The church has been deceived Not so long after I was born again as a follower of Jesus Christ I was introduced to the concept of the AntiChrist, and that he would be some future world dictator who we do not … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical doctrines, Church History, The Papacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Why are John 7:53—8:11 doubted in many modern Bible translations?

The Traditional Text of the New Testament (in original Greek or other languages, i.e. Versions) traces its continuous history back to the earliest times of the Christian Church. But since 1881 with the Revisers of the Sacred Text the verses, about the … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical doctrines, Church History, The Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Causes of corruption in the Traditional Text

The Traditional Text of the New Testament (in original Greek or other languages, i.e. Versions) from which the true believers took their spiritual sustenance through all ages goes back to the earliest times of the Christian Church. But so does corruptions … Continue reading

Posted in Church History, The Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , ,