The Seventh Seal in Revelation (Revelation 8:1-5)

When the Lamb opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour. Revelation 8:1 I cannot imagine how John must have felt during his vision of being transported into the throne room of God (Revelation 4), where he saw the Lamb of God as the only one who could open…

Are You Part of the 144,000?

And I heard the number of the sealed, 144,000, sealed from every tribe of the sons of Israel. Revelation 7:4 Chapter 7 is one of the more misunderstood chapters of Revelation.  Even though the book says it is “signified” (Revelation 1:1), many take what is written in the book literally instead of figuratively.  For example,…