Revelation 1:2 Method of revelation. John bore witness to Jesus and His testimony
Revelation 1:3 Beatitude of Bible study. We are blessed just by reading, hearing and heeding what is described in the Book of Revelation.
Revelation 1:4-1:8 Greetings from John the writer, and from Jesus Christ in heaven. Jesus is the beginning and the ending.
Revelation 1:9-1:18 The post-incarnate Christ in a glorified body, judging His church. A vision of Jesus is seen with hair white as wool, with eyes like a flame of fire. He has in his hand seven stars and a sword coming from His mouth. His countenance was as the sun.
Revelation 1:19 Time division of the contents of the apocalypse. Things we have seen, things, which are, and things to come.
Revelation 1:20 Interpretation of the seven stars and seven lamp stands. Seven stars are the angels of the seven churches. The seven lamp stands are the seven churches.
B. Jesus and the Church
Revelation 2:1-2:7 Letter of Christ to the church in Ephesus…the church at the end of the apostolic age.
Revelation 4:4-4:5 Twenty-four elders. Lightning and thunder coming from the throne are seen. Seven lamps are seen before the throne.
Revelation 4:6-4:11 Four living creatures: There purpose is to say Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God Almighty, who was and is and is to come.
Revelation 5 Seven Sealed Scroll Taken By Jesus
Revelation 5:1-4 Book with seven seals: No one is worthy to open the seals on the scroll.
Revelation 5:5-5:10 Christ: the Lion of the tribe of Judah and the Lamb, which has been slain, prevailed to open the book and loose its seals. The 24 elders and the 4 living creatures fall down and worship Jesus.
Revelation 5:11-5:12 A myriad of angels (millions) of heaven joins the song of praise and redemption for Jesus
Revelation 5:13-5:14 Universal worship of the Savior and Sovereign of the universe: Blessings and honor and glory and power be unto Jesus forever and ever.
Revelation 11:3-11:12 Duration of the prophesying of the two witnesses: They prophesy for 1260 days. The antichrist will kill them. Their bodies will lay in Jerusalem for 3 days, then are brought back to life and raptured.
Revelation 11:13-11:14 At the leaving of the witnesses there is a great earthquake. One tenth of Jerusalem destroyed along with 7000 killed.
Revelation 11:15-11:19 Seventh trumpet…Jesus’ second coming and reign foreseen at the end of the Great Tribulation and opening of the temple in heaven
Revelation 12-14 The Development and Destruction of the Beast
Revelation 12-13 Prominent Performers During the Great Tribulation