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Jesus in Revelation (19)

By Dan Lazich / September 26, 2020 /

Why did Lucifer rebel against God? Lucifer is the highest order of created intelligence. (Lucifer means the shiny one) He was the light bearer. God is light; therefore, Lucifer represented God wherever he went. However, Lucifer was not satisfied with who he was; he wanted to be God. “‘How you are fallen from heaven, O…

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Jesus in Revelation (18)

By Dan Lazich / September 19, 2020 /

Jesus is worthy because He defeated the Enemy of God. Chapters four and five of the Revelation present Jesus, who, on the day of His resurrection, ascended to heaven to, as the High Priest, enter the Most Holy and present Himself to the Father. Also, Jesus was identified as the only worthy One to take…

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Jesus in Revelation (17)

By Dan Lazich / September 12, 2020 /

Who opened the scroll? “And I saw a mighty angel proclaiming in a loud voice, ‘Who is worthy to break the seals and open the scroll? But no one in heaven or on earth or under the earth could open the scroll or even look inside it.” Revelation 5:2 -3. The “strong” angel did not…

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Jesus in Revelation (16)

By Dan Lazich / September 5, 2020 /

The Scroll only Jesus could open; continued. John saw the Scroll rolled up and sealed with seven seals indicating that only the legal owner of the property could hold the Scroll and break its seals. The Scroll had writing on both sides. What did it say? The prophet Ezekiel answers, “Now when I looked, there…

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Jesus in Revelation (15)

By Dan Lazich / August 29, 2020 /

The sealed Scroll only Jesus could hold, because He is worthy. “Immediately I was in the Spirit; and behold, a throne set in heaven, and the One sat on the throne.” Revelation 4:2, NKJV. John, now in heaven, observes the throne on which “One” sat. The splendor of the throne, its surroundings, and adoration confirmed…

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Jesus in Revelation (14)

By Dan Lazich / August 22, 2020 /

Jesus ascends to heaven on the morning of His resurrection. Jesus ascended to heaven on the day of His resurrection to enter the Most Holy and open the door for all. Unfortunately, all do not want to enter through the door Jesus opened. When Mary recognized Jesus in the garden, she fell at His feet.…

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Jesus in Revelation (13)

By Dan Lazich / August 15, 2020 /

The open door that no one can shut. While still on the earth, Jesus assured His followers that He is the “gate,” door to heaven. John 10:9; John 14:6. Accordingly, He tells the Church in Philadelphia, “‘I know your works, See, I have set before you an open door, and no one can shut it…’”…

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Jesus in Revelation (12)

By Dan Lazich / August 8, 2020 /

Avoid pride and self-deception; they are the unconquerable foe. “Because you say, ‘I am rich,have become wealthy, and have need of nothing’ – and do not know that you are wretched, miserable, poor, blind, and naked.” Revelation 3:17, NKJV. Believers who are in Laodicea’s condition have convinced themselves that they have it. They have developed…

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Jesus in Revelation (11)

By Dan Lazich / August 1, 2020 /

The faithful remnant. “Yet you have a few people in Sardis who have not soiled their clothes. They will walk with me dressed in white, for they are worthy. Revelation 3:4. Through the power of the Cross of Christ, Grace has freed us from our sin and condemnation by the law. Romans 6:18. But, the…

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Jesus in Revelation (10)

By Dan Lazich / July 25, 2020 /

Forms and consequences of self-deception. Believers who have experienced the power of the cross of Christ should follow Jesus’ instructions despite the Pergamos and Thyatira type of circumstances. The Churches in Pergamos and Thyatira did not promote teaching contrary to apostolic teaching. However, they tolerated those who advocated teachings and practices contrary to the sound…

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