Saturday, September 22, 2018

INTRODUCTION



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Friday, August 31, 2018

Discerning the Ten Virgins / Called, Chosen, and Faithful

Matt.25:1-13 reads;
“At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. 2 Five of them were foolish and five were wise. 3 The foolish ones took their lamps but did not take any oil with them. 4 The wise ones, however, took oil in jars along with their lamps. 5 The bridegroom was a long time in coming, and they all became drowsy and fell asleep.
6 “At midnight the cry rang out: ‘Here’s the bridegroom! Come out to meet him!’
7 “Then all the virgins woke up and trimmed their lamps. 8 The foolish ones said to the wise, ‘Give us some of your oil; our lamps are going out.’
9 “‘No,’ they replied, ‘there may not be enough for both us and you. Instead, go to those who sell oil and buy some for yourselves.’
10 “But while they were on their way to buy the oil, the bridegroom arrived. The virgins who were ready went in with him to the wedding banquet. And the door was shut.
11 “Later the others also came. ‘Lord, Lord,’ they said, ‘open the door for us!’
12 “But he replied, ‘Truly I tell you, I don’t know you.’
13 “Therefore keep watch, because you do not know the day or the hour."

Rev.17:14 indicates to us, that there are three attributes held out to each of the elect. First, they are "Called" by Gods' spirit, to the course and reward of Christ. The response to that call by the ten virgins, is pointed to at Matt.25:1... "the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom.".
John14:1-6; Isa.64:8; Luke1:17; Job 11:13-18; John17:21,23; 14:23; 1Cor.3:9,16
All ten, turn their attention to the teaching and example of Jesus, in their intent to draw near to him in their understanding, spiritual perception, source of inspiration, behaviour, disposition, and aspirations.

Despite those common goals among the ten Called, only five were wise enough, to keep the oil of holy spirit with them as they went out (Jude 1:3; Rev.3:3; Heb.10:32). The foolish, went only with their lamps. What does this mean?

The wise, never relinquished the conviction, that holy spirit alone should be honored and obeyed as the source of ones' understanding, perception, behaviour, and beliefs (1John2:20,27; Luke 4:18; 1Cor.3:16; Eph.2:20; 4:4,7-8,11-12; 2:6; 4:8). The wise are keenly aware that their continuing light is dependent upon retaining a vessel, filled with oil (1Cor.12:8; Col.1:9; 3:16; 1Cor.14:15; John14:20). Holy spirit remains as their touchstone, in times of need.
The foolish assumed that the token which they first received, would suffice for the entire journey. They are overconfident, and unprepared for the testing that lay ahead. For this reason, they fail to commence to the next level of election... namely "Chosen". By abandoning their connection to Jesus and God's spirit through him, the foolish have failed to remain on the path of Jesus' teaching and example (John15:4,7; 8:31). As a result, they are not Chosen to be graced with a deeper understanding of the mysteries of God.

Next we are told, that the bridegroom was a long time in coming, and they all became drowsy and fell asleep (Matt.25:5).

Why does the Master/Bridegroom, delay?
Paul referred to a premature declaration by false prophets, that the bridegroom had arrived (2Thess.2:1-3; Luke 17:22; 12:45; Matt.24:23-25).
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Such false teaching, if taken in and believed, makes us expect the Bridegroom, too soon.
When the progressive evidence of that promised arrival does not appear, and proof is delayed; those in expectation grow drunk and drowsy (Eph.5:18). They fail to remain alert to the genuine, stealth arrival of the Bridegroom
(Mark 13:34-37; Luke 12:35-40; 21:34; 1Thess.5:7,2-6; Rev.18:3; Titus 1:7; Luke 12:45-46).
The vigins have not been given "the proper food (information) at the proper time" (Luke12:42), because the steward appointed to feed them, is proving false/unfaithful/uninspired.

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All ten virgins, succumb to the darkness of that deception (Matt.24:24-25; 1Tim.4:1; Rev.16:13-16; 19:20; Rev.13:11,7-8; Dan.7:21,25; 8:9-14,23-24; 11:16,31-34,35-37; 2Thess.2:4; 1Pet.2:5), a false sense of peace and security, and the postponement of their expectations. Due to the wine of the wicked steward, they all fall asleep.

Matt.25: 6 “At midnight the cry rang out: ‘Here’s the bridegroom! Come out to meet him!’ "

A herald is heard, to rouse them to their senses!
(Matt.25:6; Isa.51:17; Rom.13:11; Eph.5:14; Isa.60:1).
They are directed by this herald, to "go out to meet" Jesus.
What does that mean?
Heb.13:13; Mark13:13
Are all the virgins willing to do all that is required to imitate the full course of Jesus (Rev.14:4; 1Pet.2:21), so that they can attain to the final step and be sealed as "Faithful"? (Rev.17:14)

Upon being roused, it is then time for all the awoken virgins, to evaluate their lamps (Matt.6:22-23; 2Cor.13:5). They "trim off" the remnants of past light from their tongue, in order to ignite freshly, the wick rooted in their reservoir of oil (Luke6:45; 2Cor.1:22).
Matt.25: "7 “Then all the virgins woke up and trimmed their lamps. 8 The foolish ones said to the wise, ‘Give us some of your oil; our lamps are going out.’ "

Verse 8 provides a clear marker, which helps us to distinguish the "Chosen" elect, from those who have lost holy spirit and have not progressed beyond "Called". It shows us the distinction between those who are chosen to be given more, in contrast to those who are set to lose, even what they think they know (Luke 8:18; Matt.25:23).

Those who lack spirit upon their awakening, seek to acquire it from those who maintained discretion when faced with deception, and held on tightly to spirit and truth (1Thess.5:21). Having lost their connection to Christ (Col.2:19), the foolish virgins seek to have bright lamps by siphoning off light from those who have retained spirit.
You will recognize such foolish ones, by catching them robbing as their own, the insight and perception of others. They would rather feign their wisdom through impersonation and robbery, than turn to Jesus in repentance.
What is this error, from which they need to repent?
The next verse tells us, because the wise virgins clearly see the folly of the foolish (Eph.5:11).

Matt.25:9 “‘No,’ the wise replied, ‘there may not be enough for both us and you. Instead, go to those who sell oil and buy some for yourselves.’ "

Genuine holy spirit/oil, does not need to be paid for through enslavement to "those who sell" (Rev.13:17; Luke 11:13; Isa.55:1-2). Yet that is what those foolish virgins have settled for (2Cor.11:4). They have taken their fear, obedience, and need for approval away from Jesus.
In order to "buy" a different spirit/oil, they seek the approval of corrupt men, and give them fear and obedience. They have sold themselves to a different Master.
Rather than being willing to continue to progress on the courageous path of Jesus, they shrink back as cowards... afraid to face the enemies of truth, and die for their outspoken testimony (Rev.13:11,15,7; 9:6). Instead of contending with the enemies of truth, they submit to them.
They secretly subject themselves in fear, to the expectations of the last harlot and her beast (Prov.29:25; 2Cor.11:2-3,20,13) and are unwilling to finish the painful course of Christ (Luke 9:23; Rom.6:3; Rev.6:9-11; 12:11).
They are truly foolish, because they believe that God cannot see what they are doing. God knows that the light they pretend to have, is stolen from the receptacles of the faithful.... paid for by being deceptive impostors, and through a compromise of integrity. God sees that they refuse to love truth to the death, while they cringe in fear of men. They are unworthy of the light of Christ.
Any light that the foolish appear to shine, was not given to them by the faithful, voluntarily. The foolish paid for that light with their integrity, and their lives, due to their fearful subjection to an Idol.

Matt.25:10 “But while they were on their way to buy the oil, the bridegroom arrived. The virgins who were ready went in with him to the wedding banquet. And the door was shut."

The foolish virgins did not go out to meet the bridegroom (Heb.13:13; Rom.6:5), because they were away, buying different oil (2Cor.11:4).
How were the wise virgins, "ready"?
Luke 12:35-40; Rev.3:20; 2:7,17,28; 1John5:4; Heb.11:1-2
The wise virgins have been victorious over the agents of deception and death (Mark 8:35; John16:2). They now have the glory of Christ, which he received through his own faithful death (John12:23-26; Rom.8:17). They are now sealed as Faithful slaves of God (Rev.7:3; Deut.11:18; Jer.31:33; Isa.59:21; Rev.17:14).

In what way was the door, shut?
Rev.22:14-15; 21:27; Luke 24:32,45; 8:10; Isa.29:11; Dan.12:10

Matt.25:
11 “Later the others also came. ‘Lord, Lord,’ they said, ‘open the door for us!’ 12 “But he replied, ‘Truly I tell you, I don’t know you."
(Rev.3:8) (2Cor.4:4; Luke 10:19; Col.1:13)
Can Jesus discern those who have upheld their honesty and integrity, died for the truth, and are tireless in their testimony from spirit? Can he recognize those impostors, who rob light from the lamps of the faithful, and at the same time, cringe in fear of men? Does Jesus know his own sheep? John10:14,27; 1Cor.8:3; 13:12
Due to God's mercy, the foolish are given one more warning...

Matt.25: 13 “Therefore keep watch, because you do not know the day or the hour."

The faithful have no need to be told what time it is (1Thess.5:1-6).
Those who do not know the day or hour, are told to open their eyes and wake up! (Rev.3:3). For the unrepentant impostors, their accounting with the Master will come like the flood of Noah's day, in which those who refused to listen, were all swept away (Luke 17:26; 2Pet.3:17; Rev.12:15-16; Eph.5:6-8; Isa.59:19; Dan.11:10; 9:26; Joel 2:2; Matt.24:21-22).
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Monday, July 9, 2018

New Radio Program -- "Healing River"

In cooperation with the Six Screen Network, a new audio program is now available.
The program "Healing River", will air every two weeks, on Sundays at 1PM EST.
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Here are links to past episodes, for those who would like to listen...

Episode One: Introduction (aired July 8, 2018)
https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-july-1-2018-debut-program-hos-former-jehovahs-witness-pearl-doxsey

Episode Two: Hades (aired July 22, 2018)
https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-july-22-2018

Episode Three: 1914 - Part One (aired Aug. 5, 2018)
https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-aug-5-2018-host-former-jw-pearl-doxsey-topic-1914

Episode Four: 1914 - Part Two (aired Aug. 19, 2018)
https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-aug-19-2018-host-former-anointed-jehovahs-witness-pearl-dosey

(SEPT.2: No program due to illness)

Episode Five: End of the Thousand Years (aired Sept. 16, 2018)
https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-sept-16-2018-ost-former-anointed-jehovahs-witness-pearl-doxsey
       To follow along with the scriptures:
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Episode Six: End of the Thousand Years continued (Aired Oct.14, 2018)
https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-oct-14-2018-host-former-anointed-jehovahs-witness-pearl-doxsey
       To follow along with the scriptures:
       https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2018/07/program-sept16-2018.html
Episode Seven: Continuation of Rev.20:1-10 / Lake of Fire / Four Living Creatures (Aired Oct.28, 2018)
https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-oct-28-2018-host-former-anointed-jehovahs-witness-pearl-doxsey

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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Programs of Sept.16 and Oct.14, 2018

This written post below, should be used as a backdrop to the
                    recorded program of Sept.16, located here:
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                    recorded program of Oct.14, located here:
                    https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-oct-14-2018-host-former-anointed-jehovahs-witness-pearl-doxsey
                    recorded program of Oct.28, located here:
                    https://soundcloud.com/rick-fearon/healing-river-oct-28-2018-host-former-anointed-jehovahs-witness-pearl-doxsey
This post below, contains the pop up scriptures that are cited during the audio programs,
so that you may follow along with ease.

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In previous programs, we covered the symbolic nature of the so-called, "thousand years" of Jesus' reign. We also covered, when Jesus reign of the symbolic "thousand years", began, and established that it started in the first century.
"Thousand Year" reign, When?
Matt.16:28; 26:64; Ps.110:1; 1Cor.15:25
He is seated on a cloud, as if on a throne, because he is a king over other kings that comprise that cloud, as head of his bride congregation.

We learned that Jesus' coming on the clouds, is defined for us in the Bible:
Coming on clouds:
Heb.12:1; John1:51; Mark 12:25; Eph.2:6; Matt.10:40,14

Jesus' throne/reign is over his Bride congregation/Zion because he is "king of kings" (Rev.5:10; 19:16).
The scepter of his rule, is THROUGH Zion/cloud-witnesses of heaven
Ps.110:1-2; 2Cor.10:3-5; Eph.6:10-13; Rev.17:14; 12:10-11

The symbolic throne of Jesus regal power and authority, is glorious (Matt.25:31).
That glorious authority and power, is grace and truth (John1:14), above which he is seated (Rev.22:1). Those who overcome the dark deceptions of Satan, by upholding Gods' truths to the death, are also granted the same power and authority over grace and truth (Rev.3:21; Luke 10:19) as kings. They extend the ruling scepter of Jesus' throne/grace and truth, through Zion, just as Ps.110:2 states... thereby assisting Jesus in conquering his enemies and making them a footstool for his feet.

Since the symbolic reign of Jesus began in the first century...
   when and why, does his reign come to an end? How do the scriptures help us to recognize the end of Jesus' "thousand year" kingdom? What would cause the power and authority of Jesus and Zion, to conclude?
  Since Jesus reign is expressed through Zion (Rev.14:1);
    ...Could that reign continue, is the present members of Zion became conquered by a different power and authority?
What if the headship of Jesus over God's Temple (1Cor.3:16; Eph.2:20-22; 1Pet.2:5,9-10),
were taken away from Jesus, and his subjects, taken captive by his enemy?
Rev.13:7,10; Luke 21:24; Dan.8:11-12,24; 11:31,21; 2Thess.2:4; 1Cor.3:16; Rev.11:2; Matt.5:13; 2Chron.13:5; 2Cor.11:20; Col.2:8; Rev.13:10,7; Rev.13:16; Deut.11:18

God's Word introduces us to the thousand years, in Rev.20, as well as the reasons why, the reign of Jesus, effectually ends.
Prophecy has much to say about the end of Jesus "thousand year" reign. As we assemble the pieces of prophecy that relate to that period and its' circumstances, the picture emerges.

We are going to examine Rev.20:1-10, where the Bible depicts for us, the end of the thousand year reign of Jesus.

VERSE ONE: Rev.20:1
Establish that the abyss of Revelation, and Hades, are two ways of describing, the same place.
Rom.10:7; Acts 2:24,27,31; Rev.1:18
(Previous program covered "Hades")(Suggest Blog search: Sheol Hades)
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2017/04/what-is-sheole-hades.html
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Hades when translated, means "not perceiving". As covered in previous posts and audio program, it is the consignment of all those born under sin, and means to be under a blanket of spiritual darkness, ignorance, and confusion. Only those granted light, truth, and understanding, are figuratively rescued from the realm of Hades.
When Jesus tells us that he has the keys to Hades/Abyss... this means that he has the power and authority to release whom he chooses, from spiritual darkness... and transfer them into his kingdom of light and life (Col.1:13; Luke8:10) those who are repentant. Jesus also has the authority and power to lock up others... or to leave them there, in ignorance and spiritual darkness (Matt.13:10-11,13-16; Jude 1:13; John12:35) those hard-hearted who are not repentant. Such ones remain under the authority and power of the Devil (2Cor.4:4; John3:18).
When Rev.20:1 tells us that the chain of restraint that Jesus possesses is "great"; this points to the ability of Jesus, to prevent understanding and perception among the blind, but proud (John9:41). When Jesus wraps that symbolic chain around the Devil, and then casts the Devil into the Abyss/Hades... this depicts for us, Satan's blind inability to mislead those whom Jesus rescues from darkness... because it is now Satan who is overcome by the blind confusion of his own realm.
Jesus also shares his keys to release from the abyss (or bind in chains of ignorance) (Matt.16:19; 18:18), those whom his enlightened brothers judge as repentant (John20:23) and worthy of the treasures of truth which they are empowered by Jesus, to impart (Matt.10:7,11-14; 7:6).
Rev.20:1
VERSE TWO Rev.20:2
Mark 3:27; Isa.49:24-25
Rev.13:10; Col.2:8; Matt.24:24-25; 19:26; Col.1:13; 1Thess.5:4-5; 2Cor.2:11
So, during the reign of Jesus, the 144,000 of Zion (Rev.14:1), are children and warrior kings, of light.
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While the Devil is restrained in the dark abyss of Hades... he cannot perceive a method of overcoming the light within those who belong to Christ (Matt.16:18; John1:5; Luke10:19; Col.1:13) for the period during which, Jesus reigns over his congregations... the symbolic "thousand years".

VERSE THREE: Rev.20:3
Abyss-Hades ("not perceiving"). How were the "nations" mislead by Satan? Who are the nations who will not longer be mislead?
We know that the world of unbelievers are already blinded by Satan (2Cor.4:4) and the world is already under Satan's influence and power (1John5:19). So the nations that Satan is not able to deceive anymore, are those belonging to Christ, just as the previous scriptures, confirm.
Those of faith are rescued from the dominion of darkness (Col.1:13; 1Pet.2:9), because the light of Christ shines in their hearts (2Cor.4:6) and the Devil is prevented from swallowing them up into darkness (2Cor.2:11; 1Pet.5:8-9).
Can the nations that are no longer deceived during Jesus "thousand years", also be at the same time, Christ's congregation? (See Rev.5:9-10; Rom.1:16; Matt.28:19)
Those of the nations that are rescued from Satanic deception, need not be of Satan's world.
Those national groups spoken of in Rev.20:3, can be of his congregation. Yet after Satan's release, the Bible tells us that Satan goes forth to mislead them (Rev.12:15,17,9; Matt.24:4; Rev.13:7,10; Col.2:8; Luke 21:24,20; Rev.20:9). For a time, he is successful, due to the success of his messengers (Rev.16:13-16; 13:11,15,7-8; 9:1-3; Joel 2:2; Dan.8:11-13; Rev.11:2; 13:7; Dan.11:31-35; 12:10,7-9,3-4,1)... causing the Great spiritual Tribulation (Dan.12:1; Joel 2:2; Matt.24:21,11,13).
http://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2015/06/the-greatest-tribulation-why.html
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/search?q=trample+how+does+it+happen%3F
We see that at the same time as the thousand years end, the Devil is set free from the abyss (Hades: "not perceiving") of blindness. He is then able to discern and perceive how to deceive the nations of God.
1Tim.4:1; Rev.16:13-16; 13:7; Col.2:8; Matt.24:5,24-25,22
So after Satan's release, he is able mislead the previously enlightened nations belonging to God, during the Great Tribulation (Dan.8:11-12,24; Col.2:19; John15:5-6).

VERSE FOUR Rev.20:4
Who sits on thrones to judge the Israel of God?
Matt.19:28; Luke 22:30; Rev.21:12,14,27; 1Cor.3:10-11; Eph.2:20-22
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Those who reign with Jesus before Satan's release from the abyss, never fell prey to the Beast or it's image, or were branded as it's captive slaves. According to Rev.20:5 they "came to life", first.
(Previous audio program linked above, covered how and when, disciples of the past, come to life - Col.2:13; John5:24; Mark8:35)
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2016/10/coming-to-life.html
http://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2012/02/there-are-those-who-wonder-if-my_7388.html
According to Rev.7:4 they are the 144,000 who reign with Jesus during his thousand year kingdom.
Those who come to life spiritually after Satan's release, are at Rev.7:9-10 (Rev.20:5)
Rev.7:14 - They come through the Great Tribulation. They had to "wash their robes" to remove the stain of their sin (Rev.6:9-11; Rom.6:5; Mark 8:35).
Rev.7:16 - They suffered hunger and thirst and the scorching heat of the sun (Ps.11:6), before being given, living water (Rev.22:17).
--So the "144000" come to spiritual life, during Jesus "thousand year" kingdom, which started in the first century. They were never exposed to Satan's release, nor his final machination of the Great Tribulation. They never fell prey to demonic teachings, captivity to deception, or idolatry to Satan's alliance of Beasts... the false prophet (Rev.13:11; 19:20) or the Gentile organization to which that false prophet, is benefactor (Dan.8:24; 11:23; Rev.13:15) (Rev.13:1,4,11,14-15; 16:14; 1Tim.4:1).
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/search?q=alliance

https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2013/05/why-jesus-came-to-earth-last-world.html

VERSE FIVE Rev.20:5
The rest of the dead (Rev.12:17) (Eph.2:1; Col.2:13) do not come to life (John5:24), until after Satan is released and conquered (Rev.16:13-16; 17:4; 20:9; 11:5; Jer.5:14; Hosea 6:5) (Rev.6:7-8; 1Cor.15:26). The remaining ones of the woman's seed, are the ones that must contend with Satan's magnum opus of deception, channeled through the false prophet and Sea Beast (Rev.16:13-16; 1Tim.4:1), and the loss of Jesus' authority and power over his congregation (Rev.13:7; Dan.9:26; 8:11). They have greater tribulation and darkness to deal with, in comparison to those who reigned with Christ, when Satan was still in chains. Due to subjection to Satan's agents, the "great crowd" are made vulnerable to, the "second death", unlike their predecessors (Rev.20:6).
[Release of second death depicted at (Rev.6:7-8; Rev.4:8; Isa.62:6) (Eze.14:4,21; Rev.6:8) and announced by the fourth watchman of the night.]
Rev.20:5
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VERSE SIX  Rev.20:6
The second death has no power over those who reign with Jesus during the 1,000 years (Luke10:19; John15:7-8).
The second death, is the Lake of Fire (Rev.20:14; 15:2; 4:6; Hosea 6:5; Isa.33:1; Rev.9:11; Isa.30:33; Rev.14:10; 19:20; 20:10), which means God's judgment of condemnation (Gen.19:24; Hosea 6:5; Rev.11:5; 20:9; 19:11,14; Eph.2:6)(John15:6; 1Cor.3:11-15; 2Pet.3:7,10-12) (Jer.5:14; Rev.11:5; Matt.10:20; John16:8 -- Rev.20:12; John12:48; 1:14; 17:3,17).
When Satan IS released and able to deceive the holy ones (Rev.13:7,10; Col.2:8), the second death is able to overpower them. Their idolatry toward the image of the beast (Rev.13:7-8,10; Col.2:8; 1Tim.4:1; Rev.16:13-16; 17:14), causes them to come under God's condemnation (Ex.20:3-5; Rev.2:20).
Though having been born again and having received a second life of spirit (John1:12-13; 3:6; Rom.8:9; 2Pet.1:4; John10:35; Ps.82:6), that life/crown is stolen from them (Rev.3:11; James 1:12) and they die again, the second death, which can only occur to those who have received the second birth.
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2015/01/who-are-gods.html
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   [If they repent (Rev.2:16; 3:3,19), they can receive that crown back again (Rev.2:10; Rom.6:5)(Eze.34:13-14; Mark 13:14; Eze.7:16; Jer.31:6) (Matt.13:15; Ps.103:3; Rev.3:18; 7:14)]
When Jesus is no longer, head of his congregation, how will that effect it? What do they lose? (Col.2:19,6-8; John15:5; 8:12; 11:10; 9:4; Amos 5:20; Matt.24:29; Rev.9:1-3; Joel 2:2; Jer.13:16).
They become vulnerable to captivity to deception. Remember Rev.13:10 (Col.2:8)
Those who are deceived after Satan's release, lose connection to Christ (Col.2:13; John15:4-5). They surrender their royal authority (Rev.17:13; 2Chron.13:5; Matt.5:13; Rev.11:2; Luke21:24) and become captive slaves to the false prophet and it's beast. (Rev.2:20)
They are idolaters, by their serving the Image of the Beast. They are no longer "alive in Christ". They are not immune to the "second death" as their predecessors, were.

How are those who are overcome by the Great Tribulation and it's alliance of a false prophet and Beast, regain their crown of life. How can they come out from under the trampling and captivity, to that alliance of Satan?
  Rev.20:4-6
There is a contrast between those who are raised from death first and exercise their power and authority as priests and kings, during the "thousand years", and the "rest", who come to life after the "thousand years". The rest, are those who face the last enemy Death, and it's agents from the abyss... the "locust scorpions", depicted collectively as the Wild Beast (Rev.9:1-3; 11:7; Joel 2:2; Eze.2:6).
So, the "thousand years" ends... Satan is released. He puts his demonic teachings in to the false prophet and Beast (Rev.16:13-16; 13:11,14-15; 19:20). That two horned false prophet becomes benefactor to the Beast, by breathing Satan's spirit and ability to deceive, into the image of the Beast. As Rev.13:7,10 tell us, the saints are then conquered and taken captive (Col.2:8) in harmony with Luke 21:24. Dan.8:11-12,24-25; 11:31-36; 9:26
For a review of these events and the associated scriptures; the previous parts of this post can be considered.
So the Great Tribulation brings trampling to the remaining ones of the woman's seed, with which Satan is at war (Rev.12:17,15; Dan.9:26). For a time they are conquered by Satan's release (Rev.13:7) and the power he grants to the false prophet (Rev.9:1; 8:10-11; 16:13-16; 13:11; 1Tim.4:1) and the Beast which that prophet, benefits (Dan.8:24; 11:23; Rev.13:15; 19:20; Luke 22:25). Jesus draws the contrast between worldly rule (Matt.4:8-9), in which the title "benefactor" is given those who rule with all the splendor of earthly display and luxury, and Jesus kingdom, in which it belongs only to those whose work is that of humble, obscure and often, menial service (Mark10:42-43).

Why does God allow His sanctuary and it's royal priesthood, to be trampled?
We get a brief answer from Jesus, at Matt.5:13.
Those being trampled, have lost the strength of their covenant of salt with God... to be kings (2Chron.13:5). As Jesus said at John18:37, the chosen are to use their royal authority and power just as Jesus did, and take their stand for truth, to the death (Rev.6:9-11; Mark 8:35). If they lost the strength of that conviction and allow themselves to be mislead and enslaved into idolatry; then they lose their connection to Christ without whom, they can do nothing (John15:5) to resist Satan's Great Tribulation.
So we learn at Rev.13:7-8; 2:20; 13:7-8 that Satan's release brings with it, a plague of idolatry, even among the chosen. They are consequently, not safe from the second death or the Lake of Fire, in contrast to the preceding chosen, who reigned with Christ before the thousand years ended, and before Satan's release (Rev.20:4-5).
What hope is there for those overcome by the Great Tribulation?
Rev.7:14; 19:8; 6:9-11; 12:10-11; Mark 8:35
Throughout the first three chapters of Revelation, Jesus supplicates his own slaves, to repent.
How do we know that repentance is warranted, in the time of Jesus return and the conclusion of the age (Matt.24:3)? (Rev.3:3; 2Pet.3:10; 1Thess.5:2,6)
What are we told about all ten virgins, when the Bridegroom is arriving? Matt.25:5-6 (Heb.13:13)
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2012/12/some-have-told-me-that-buying-and.html
They all were asleep (1Thess.5:6-7; Rev.14:8) (Rev.5:9-10)
https://pearl-kingsofearth.blogspot.com
Repentance is needed, at the time of Christ's return (Luke 18:8; Eph.4:5)
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Why is the Second Death described symbolically as a Lake of Fire?
A Lake is normally made of life-giving water. Truth is often symbolized by water. But this lake, contains fire.
Isa.4:4 Num.31:23; Zech.13:9; 1Cor.3:13-14; Mal.3:1-3; Rev.11:3-5; Jer.5:14; 23:29,32
If we refuse correction and repent, the final judgments of God will consume, condemn, and destroy us... if we do not repent (Mark 8:35; Rev.11:7; 6:11; 12:11; 9:18,20; 13:8).
If we do repent, we can be refined by the fire of God's standards found in His Word of truth (Jer.23:29; Zech.13:9; Job 23:10; Rev.3:18), repent, and be cleansed into a clean standing with God.
Rev.7,10,14; Eze.37:23; 2Cor.6:16; Rev.21:3

VERSE SEVEN Rev.20:7
How is Satan, released from his chains, and then enabled to deceive God's people?
Rev.8:10-11; 9:1 describe how Satan's dark deceptions are released.
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2014/08/who-has-key-to-abyss.html
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/search?q=the+fallen+star
We see an identity that was "burning as a great lamp" (Matt.5:15; John5:35; Rev.1:20).
It fell from heaven (2Pet.3:17) and left God's grace and truth (2Cor.6:1). They accepted a "key" of power and authority (Matt.4:8-10; 1John2:15-16; Luke 6:24; Rev.3:17-18), to open Satan's dark abyss of deception and confusion, and release Satan's power, to stifle spiritual perception, up from Hades (Eze.34:18-19; Rev.4:6).
That fallen star, "Wormwood", releases an ally (Rev.9:1-3; 13:14-15; 19:20; Joel 2:2; Jer.13:16).
http://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/search?q=the+fallen+star
Those overcome by that military force (Rev.9:3; Eze.2:6), are overcome by the deceptions of Satan, who is now free to empower his collective Beast and it's false prophet (Rev.13:4,7; 9:1-3; Matt.24:29; Joel 2:1-2; Jer.13:16-17; Isa.25:7; 59:9; 5:26-30; Joel 2:1-3,10; Matt.24:6; Dan.11:36; 2Thess.2:4; Matt.24:15-16) with demonic teachings (Rev.16:13-16; 1Tim.4:1)
(Suggest https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2015/06/the-greatest-tribulation-why.html)
When we are agents of deceptive doctrine, we support the father of the lie (Rev.16:13-14; John8:44). Satan works through human agents in the physical realm (2Cor.11:13-15; Rev.13:11).
When a prophet falls from grace, by teaching for Satan and the demons; it is equivalent to Satan being released.
Think of how God's nation was lead astray into idolatry in the past. Israel's kings became corrupt and turned to false gods. They largely refused to heed God's warning through His prophets (Jer.35:15; 44:5; Rev.11:3; 11:7; Jer.26:5-6; Matt.23:37-38). God's land became adulterous due to an alliance with God's enemy, Satan, and having lost God's protection, compounded their error by turning to the nations around them for support and protection, making them even more harlotrous.
Do you see any identity today, that has taken a leadership role over people of God, become worshipful toward an image, become a false prophet, and having accepted worldly position, riches, and power... turned to the nations for support rather than their God?
Faithful obedience to the warnings of the past, the teaching of Christ, and the warnings of prophecy, are all a protection from Satan's power. Only if we strictly follow the narrow path of Christ, will anointed kings be enabled to avoid the pitfalls of Satanic temptation. If such a royal priest and prophet becomes unfaithful, well then, through such a leading steward over God's household, Satan becomes loosed to mislead God's nation (Rev.8:10-11; 2:20; 2Thess.2:9-12). This is the very scenario depicted within Revelation, and prophesied to occur during the Great Tribulation.
Under the new covenant, Jesus installs a steward over the household (Luke21:24; Rev.1:20; Eph.2:20-22). Jesus said that they could prove either faithful or unfaithful, and he gave the traits of both sorts.
If unfaithful, that prophet would not be providing the proper spiritual information at the time it was needed. Revelation tells us clearly, that when the events described take place... God's people are brought into subjection and trampled, by an image that appears to be spirit-breathed/directed/inspired (Rev.13:15; John20:22)(Rev.13:7-8,10). Why would they do that... if the steward over them were dispensing the right information at the right time??? Revelation tells us plainly, that the entity which empowers the Beast to dominate the chosen, is a false prophet. Why not accept this simple description? (Matt.24:4-5,24-25). We see the false prophet of Rev.13:11, deceiving people from all nations, to share in the work of erecting this Image, and worship it (Rev.13:14; 19:20). Why does God call this two-horned beast, a false prophet, if it is two secular countries? Are the four horns of the golden altar that is before God (Rev.9:13), also four countries? Are the seven horns on Jesus head, also countries? (Rev.5:6). There is no reason found in the Bible, to interpret the two-horned false prophet, as the United States and Britain. But there is ample reason found in the Bible, to accept God's chosen terminology of "false prophet", as the identity who is misleading God's people into idolatry (Rev.2:20; Rev.18:4).
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2015/01/is-wicked-steward-real.html
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2018/02/who-is-false-prophet-who-gives-breath.html

VERSE EIGHT Rev.20:8
"go out to deceive the nations in the four corners of the earth" (Rev.16:13-14; 17:1-2,15; Joel 3:9-12,13-17,20-21; Rev.6:9-10; 19:1-2; 18:8,24,20) (Deut.4:27; 28:64; Rev.13:8,7,10; Mark13:27; Jer.9:15-16; Rev.8:11)
1Tim.4:1; Rev.16:13-16; 19:20; 13:11,14-15; 9:13-15; Matt.24:5,24-25; 2Thess.2:9; Dan.8:24-25,12
"Gog and Magog" Once again we see an alliance depicted, which mobilizes, as a result of being deceived (Matt.24:4-5; 1Tim.4:1; Rev.16:13-16; 17:14; 19:11,14; 2Cor.10:3-5; Rev.12:17).
SIDE POINT: [Jesus spoke of one kingdom, in many different parables (see Matt.13)(Matt.13:34-35; John6:26-27,35). Jesus gave us Revelation (Rev.1:1). Just as with Jesus' any depictions of the one kingdom of God; we also see here in Revelation, many depictions of the same identities and events (Rev.10:11).]
"and gather them for battle" (Rev.12:7,17; 9:7, etc.)
"In number they are like the sand on the seashore." These are not the sea (Isa.57:20), but rather... the sands of the land that are being tossed, pounded, and controlled BY the sea (Hosea 1:10; Luke 21:24; Rev.13:10,7). They are also not the stars of heaven, but are still earthly. Yet both sort, are Abraham's seed (Gen.22:17; Gal.3:26-29).
Satan is seen "standing" on the sands of the sea (Rev.13:1; Dan.11:45), just after John says that he goes off to wage war with the remaining ones of the woman's seed (Rev.12:17) after his release. (No chapters or verses in original writings)
To stand over an identity, is a depiction of domination (Ps.110:1; 2Thess.2:4; Dan.11:36-37,16,31). Rev.13:1 informs us, that Satan is out of the abyss, and has gained control over the unsealed of Abraham's seed. As a result of that domination through the false prophet and it's Gentile Beast (Rev.13:11,15), Abraham's seed is trampled (Rev.13:7,10). Those unsealed "kings of the earth", who throw their lot in with the Image of the Beast (Rev.17:12-14; 1:5; 5:9-10), are slave-marked by the Beast's deceptive laws (Rev.13:16; Deut.11:18). This puts them into spiritual conflict with Christ and his faithful witnesses who testify to God's truths. The Beast which the ten kings support, kills the faithful (Rev.11:7; John16:2; Mark13:13; Rev.6:9-11; 12:10-11; Luke 12:51; Matt.10:34; Rev.2:16).
https://pearl-kingsofearth.blogspot.com
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2013/05/mark-of-beast.html
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2016/01/symbolic-death-by-means-of-world.html
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VERSE NINE Rev.20:9
"They marched across the breadth of the earth and surrounded the camp of God’s people (Greek: "hagiOn" G40 "holy saints -1Pet.2:9-10; Heb.8:10; Deut.11:18; Rev.14:1; 7:3), the City He loves"
I will pause here, to clarify a comparison between this verse, and WT doctrine.
According to the WT, the events of Rev.20:9 take place after the end of a paradisaic and literal thousand years, which begins after Armageddon. But they also teach, that all the holy faithful ones, are then in heaven. Can you see that the WT's interpretation is impossible and untrue? The Bible tells us clearly, that Satan's minions are marching on earth. How then, do they "camp/tent" of God's people and the holy city heavenly Jerusalem (2Chron.6:6; Isa.62:1-7; Rev.21:2-3,10; Matt.5:35)..., when "God's people", are the Israel of God... the saints (1Pet.2:9-10; Rev.5:10; 1Cor.3:16) (Gal.6:16; 3:29; Rom.2:28-29)? God's people have His laws symbolically written on their heart (Jer.31:33). How would we recognize who these are? Deut.11:18 tells us, they these would have a symbolic mark on their forehead. Rev.14:1 tells us who that is.
We may have our own idea as to who the "144000" are... but the point is; JWs believe that "God's people" of Rev.20:9, are JWs. Yet JWs also do NOT believe, that all the rank and file JWs, are the 144000. That being the case, according to their own doctrine... JWs are not God's ppeople, and are not the ones being surrounded by Gog and Magog.
The Bible speaks in may places, about this same situation of being surrounded (Luke21:20,24; Rev.13:10; Luke19:43).
The WT does not have the correct timetable for these prophetic events. The holy city/beloved city/holy ones/temple/holy place, are surrounded and trampled, during the Great Tribulation. On one hand, the WT teaches that Satan is let out a thousand years after Armageddon. On the other hand, Satan gathers God and Magog, leading into Armageddon. They want it both ways, but both scenarios of Rev.20:7-8, cannot be true.
https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2016/01/who-become-gods-people.html
"But fire came down from heaven and devoured them."
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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

" Face to Face "

When Moses saw God "face to face", it was through God's primary messenger, the Logos 
(John6:46; 1:14,18; 1Cor.10:1-4). 
There at Num.12:7-8, God explains what is meant by "face to face"... 
At Num.12:8, God says of Moses,
"I speak face to face,
...*** clearly, and not in riddles."***
(Matt.13:10-11,34-35,13-16)
To "see God's face" is a spiritual perception, because God is not physical, but spiritual (John4:24).
When we fully behold God and Jesus' face 
(1John3:2; 2Pet.1:4; 1Cor.13:12; 2Cor.3:18; 4:6; Matt.5:8; Rev.22:4; Num.6:24-26; Eph.5:13-14), 
we will understand the mysteries of God (John16:25,29).
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Monday, July 2, 2018

Addition to "Who are the Chief Princes?"

Many refute that Michael the archangel is an identity of Jesus Christ, in his capacity as protector of the saints (Dan.12:1; John17:12; 6:39; 18:9; Rev.19:12) and defender of God's supremacy in the face of global idolatry (Rev.13:8,4) 
(The name "Michael" means, "Who is like God?").
Those who refute that role of the resurrected Jesus Christ, point to the fact that Jesus could not be a mere angel, even if being, an arch - angel. 
Those who make such an assertion, apparently do not know the meaning of the Greek word, angelos. It simply means "messenger" (John12:49; 7:16). 
The Greek meaning of "arch", is defined as the original prototype, with no equal. To be the "archangel", is to be supreme among God's messengers. 
When Armageddon arrives, Jesus takes on an identity of a warrior (Rev.19:11,14; 17:14; 12:7) (Rev.3:12; Jer.31:33; Heb.10:16; Ex.34:14; Deut.11:18; Rev.7:3; 13:7,8,16,4). The name "Michael" ("Who is like God?"), perfectly describes his battle tactic and purpose, and indicates the target of his warfare that needs to be neutralized by the strategy reflected in that victorious name (Isa.40:25,18; 46:5) (Rev.13:14).

Others may refute this named role of Jesus, based upon Michael being called "the great prince" (Dan.12:1) and "one of the chief princes" (Dan.10:12-14). Those are the topics that the link below, addresses.
The article on the chief princes was broken down into three parts/questions. Previously, only part one was finished. This post serves as notice, that part two is now ready.

https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2015/06/who-are-chief-princes.html

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Sunday, July 1, 2018

How does the Light get Brighter?

Prov.4:18 reads; "The path of the righteous is like the morning sun,
shining ever brighter till the full light of day."
Note that the guidance/light, given to the spiritual path of the righteous one, is compared to the morning sun. If we observe a sunrise in the morning, we note that the dark starry sky gradually gives way to the arrival of the sun. The darkness gradually fades and a previously indiscernible landscape, gradually comes into view as the sun rises higher in the sky. Prov.4:18 tells us that spiritual light increases at the arrival of morning... "shining ever brighter until the full light of day".
Other scriptures speak of this development:
2Pet.1:19- "We also have the prophetic message as something completely reliable, and you will do well to pay attention to it, as to a light shining in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts."
Peter tells us that the writings of the prophets are a guide to God's people during the "night" of Jesus' absence (John12:35-36; Acts 3:20-21; Mal.3:1; Matt.17:11), UNTIL that "day dawns, and the morning star, rises in your hearts".
We know that Jesus claims to be that bright "morning star".
Rev.22:16- “I, Jesus, have sent my angel to give you this testimony for the churches. I am the Root and the Offspring of David, and the bright Morning Star.”
There we learn that the morning star...
(sun of dawn -Hosea 6:2-3; Rev.11:11-12; Luke 1:78)
... will send his angel/messenger, to give a testimony of the light of Christ, in the "morning" of his arrival (Mal.3:1).
Of that messenger, Isa.60 reads;
"Arise oh woman, shine your light, for your light has come,
and the glory of the Lord rises upon you.
2 See, darkness covers the earth
and thick darkness is over the peoples,
but the Lord rises upon you
and his glory appears over you.
3 Nations will come to your light,
and kings to the brightness of your dawn."
Eph.5:13- "But everything exposed by the light becomes visible, for everything that is illuminated becomes a light itself. 14 So it is said: “Wake up, O sleeper, **rise up from the dead**, and Christ will shine on you.”
Rev.11:11- But after the three and a half days **the breath of life from God entered them**, and they stood on their feet, and terror struck those who saw them."
How would the spiritual light of the morning star, be offered to all through Jesus' messenger?
"The unfolding of your words gives light;
it gives understanding to the simple." (Ps.119:130)
There we learn, that it is by the "unfolding"/unfurling/unrolled, 
of God's Words.
Rev.20:12 speaks of this opening of God's Words...
"12 And I saw the dead, great and small, standing before the throne, and **books were opened.** Another book was opened, which is the book of life. The dead were judged according to what they had done as recorded in the books."
Dan.12:4,9-10,3 also speaks of when this will happen...
"4 But you, Daniel, roll up and seal the words of the scroll until the time of the end. Many will go here and there to increase knowledge. 9 He replied, “Go your way, Daniel, because the words are rolled up and sealed until the time of the end. 10 Many will be purified, made spotless and refined, but the wicked will continue to be wicked. None of the wicked will understand, but those who are wise will understand. 3 Those who are wise will shine like the brightness of the heavens, and those who lead many to righteousness, like the stars for ever and ever."

"In the time of the end" the "wise" will have the Word of God, opened to them, and they will shine the light the morning star has given them, so that they can be the messengers of Christ when he arrives in the morning. Of them, Jesus says;
"26 To the one who is victorious and does my will to the end, I will give authority over the nations— 27 that one ‘will rule them with an iron scepter and will dash them to pieces like pottery’—just as I have received authority from my Father. **28 I will also give that one the morning star.** 29 Whoever has ears, let them hear what the Spirit says to the churches."
Jesus gives the morning star... the rising sun, to the one found faithfully doing the will of Jesus. As we learned, that rising sun, is Jesus himself. He gives himself and all the light he gloriously shines upon his return, to his Bride (Isa.60:1). When this comes to pass, Jesus has finished his course of work in this world of Satan and God's will during it, is completed.
1 The heavens declare the glory of God;
the skies proclaim the work of his hands.
2 Day after day they pour forth speech;
night after night they reveal knowledge.
3 They have no speech, they use no words;
no sound is heard from them.
4 Yet their voice goes out into all the earth,
their words to the ends of the world.
In the heavens God has pitched a tent for the sun.
5 It is like a bridegroom coming out of his chamber,
like a champion rejoicing to run his course.
6 It rises at one end of the heavens
and makes its circuit to the other;
nothing is deprived of its warmth.
7 The law of the Lord is perfect,
refreshing the soul.
The statutes of the Lord are trustworthy,
making wise the simple." (Ps.19)
Ps.119:130 "The unfolding of your words gives light;
it gives understanding to the simple." (Ps.119:130)

Rev.22:17- "The Spirit and the bride say, “Come!” And let the one who hears say, “Come!” Let the one who is thirsty come; and let the one who wishes take the free gift of the water of life."
Matt.22:8- CSB/HCSB- “Then he told his slaves, ‘The banquet is ready, but those who were invited were not worthy. 9 Therefore go to where the roads exit the city and invite everyone you find to the banquet.’ 10 So those slaves went out on the roads and gathered everyone they found, both evil and good. The wedding banquet was filled with guests."
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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Fulfillment of Prophecy

QUESTION: "Do you have any links to your articles that prove the GB is the beast of Revelation?"

MY REPLY:
Thank you for writing to me.  Scripture is supreme within the mind of the faithful. It is there where we must seek any proof for the realities of prophecy fulfilled. SInce the proofs are written in symbolic terms, we must be the sort that are willing to unlock such symbolism with the keys of scripture. Therefore, "proof" is subjective. It is given to those who have faith in scripture. It is obscure and nonexistent to those without such faith. You do not say if you seek the proof for yourself, or for others. Often, we of faith become convinced by what God supplies. It is rare that what convinces the faithful, will also convince the person without faith. So although the links I will provide to you, may convince you; Do not be disappointed if the language of truth is incomprehensible to others, and the information provided is not regarded as proof to such ones.
Reasonably, to prove that one of Revelation's identities is a match to one that now exists... we would need to see a direct and identifiable correlation between the description of the symbolic identity (interpreted by scripture), and the traits and actions of the present identity, drawing a perfect match. Do you understand and agree with this strategy?

FIrstly, I will point out that there are three beasts, just in Revelation chapter 13 alone (there are more beasts in other chapters of Revelation). The first is the dragon/Satan.
One ten-horned Beast, ascends from the deep/"sea"/abyss (Rev.13:1; 11:7) at Satan's bidding; another two-horned Beast, is from the earth (Rev.13:11). When we learn from all the various places within Revelation (and elsewhere in scripture) that describe the alliance between the "sea" and "earth" beasts, we are able to compile a long list of traits and actions being ascribed to each of the beasts, as well as their interactions.

God has decided to give all these faceted descriptions in layers of spiritual language (1Cor.2:9-11,12-14; Matt.13:10-11,13,34-35; Rev.19:10; 1Cor.14:32-33; Rev.22:6), meant to be combined, clarified, and their significance unveiled, at the end of the age (Dan.12:4; Rev.22:10; 20:12). 
Just as Jesus described the singular "kingdom of the heavens" in so many various parables (see Matthew chapters 13 & 25).....

(https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=matt13&version=NKJV)
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(https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=matt25&version=NKJV)


.....there are repeated and various, prophetic descriptions, of the final "beasts" and their interaction. What is lovely, is that when the many details are properly assembled, the resulting description is so detailed and clear, that its' fulfillment and application, becomes undeniable to any reasonable mind.

One such interaction between the beasts, is described in this link:
http://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2018/02/who-is-false-prophet-who-gives-breath.html
Here are a number of other article posts that describe the alliance:


...and here is another collection of posts, describing another facet of their alliance:
Here is yet another collection of articles describing this same alliance:

Your search for proof about the accurate application and fulfillment of prophecy, can be compared to a search for a missing person:
Just as we might start with a description...
The person has brown hair... Well, that would not help much. There is very little in that part of the description that will aid in the precise identification, no matter how deeply we go into the detail of the hair... it's texture, thickness, style, etc. 
We next need to add a different facet of the person's appearance (a whole new parable)... perhaps eye color. 
Even this is not enough. We should add height and weight, skin color, tatoos, scars, birthmarks, clothing, shoes, and last place the person was seen. The more traits we can add, the greater the clarity of that person's individuality and distinction from other persons.
It is the same with the identification of the identities of prophecy. All the descriptions/parables must be recognized for what they provide and contribute to the whole... and then those traits, combined. This is no brief, simple or easy matter. Jesus said that if we want the very knowledge of God, we need not only to keep asking and knocking... we need to keep seeking and digging 
(Matt.7:7; 21:22; Luke11:9-13; Prov.2:2-5; Col.1:10; Matt.13:44-46; Deut.4:29; Jer.29:11-13). 
That requires, work. But if that sincere effort is supplied, the man of God will receive that for which he is asking. -- and this fact reinforces my past point... that those without faith do not ask, beg, dig, or find. That loss of faith and humility, can even develop in an appointed steward (Luke12:42; 16:3).

As we might compare a description of a missing person, to the individual that stands before us... the clarity comes to us, as we apply every detail of the extensive description, to them. If they fulfill every miniscule detail of every part of the description with no deviation, we are assured that we have identified, the right person.

Monday, May 28, 2018

Whose slave, are you?

The Bible has a symbol, for our settled belief system which directs our thinking and actions. When that faith is sourced in scripture, it is symbolically described by God, at Deut.11:18 --
"Establish these words of mine in your hearts and minds; tie them *as symbols* on your *hands and bind them on your *foreheads."
From this we see that our symbolic hands (deeds/actions) and forehead (beliefs/faith) would be symbolically marked, by the words and laws of God.
This lesson helps us to understand the meaning of Rev.13:16 --
"It also forced all people, great and small, rich and poor, free and slave, to receive a mark on their right hands or on their foreheads".
From this, we learn that those marked by the Beast, are guided by the Beast in their settled belief system, and the mark of the Beast symbolizes it's control over thought/faith, and action. We know that the laws and words of the Beast, are represented by 666. Knowing what the symbolic numeral "6" means, gives us understanding of what the slaves of the beast, actually believe.
https://pearl-666.blogspot.com
Jesus said;
"No one pours new wine into old wineskins. Otherwise, the new wine will burst the skins; the wine will run out and the wineskins will be ruined. 38 No, new wine must be poured into new wineskins. 39 And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for they say, ‘The old is better.’” (Luke 5:37-39)
Wine, is the product of a grapevine. Jesus compared himself to a vine, and the recipients of spirit and truth from him, to branches (John15:4-5). He compared the fruit produced, as teachings from those branches, offered to others for consumption (John15:8; Matt.7:20; Luke 6:43-45; Rev.22:1-4) (https://pearl-finetrees.blogspot.com)
According to Luke 5:37-39; When people grow accustomed to certain teachings, they don't want something new. They are unable to accept new ideas, unless they are willing to let go of the old way of thinking. -- If our minds and hearts are branded as slaves to the laws of the beast, and we are directed by "666" in our faith and actions, we are slaves to demonic lies (666) through the false prophet and it's beast (1Tim.4:1; Rev.16:13-16; 17:14), rather than the truths of God. The false prophet will give the Beast an image of being breath/spirit-directed (John20:22; Rev.13:15), so that it can seem justified in "killing" those who refuse to be enslaved (Rev.19:20; 13:11,15; John16:2; Rev.13:7,10; Col.2:8; Luke21:24) (http://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2018/02/who-is-false-prophet-who-gives-breath.html) (https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/search?q=tails+stingers+scorpions) (https://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2015/06/the-greatest-tribulation-why.html). 
Those intimidated, may prove unable and unwilling, to accept the opening of the scroll, in the time of the end (Rev.5:1-2,6-7; 22:6; 10:1-3,7; 20:12; Dan.12:4,9-10,3; 1Cor.13:9-10; John16:12,7-8,13; Rev.1:1) (https://pearl-newscrolls.blogspot.com) --- (http://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2013/05/mark-of-beast.html) --- (http://4womaninthewilderness.blogspot.com/2012/12/some-have-told-me-that-buying-and.html).

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