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new Jerusalem in the revelation of John

Bruce J. Malina

new Jerusalem in the revelation of John

the city as symbol of life with God

by Bruce J. Malina

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Published by Liturgical Press in Collegeville, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Revelation XXI-XXII -- Socio-rhetorical criticism.,
  • Jerusalem in the Bible.,
  • Cities and towns, Ancient -- Mediterranean Region.,
  • Astronomy in the Bible.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 82-97) and index.

    StatementBruce J. Malina.
    SeriesZacchaeus studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2825.6.J4 M35 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18294199M
    ISBN 100814659381
    LC Control Number00021133

    John apparently described the New Jerusalem by using images and metaphors to communicate its indescribable glory. Like unto clear glass The word rendered here and in Revelation as “glass,” occurs in no other place in the New Testament. It is apparent that the New Jerusalem, not the old, is the focus of the Book of Revelation. We need to know the purpose of both to understand God’s purposes at the end of the age and for the age to come. I saved the last few weeks of this study to address the place of both and seek a clearer understanding of this crucial subject.

    In addition, John sees the “holy city, New Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God” (Revelation ). This is a literal city–albeit not physical, but spiritual (For more information on the spiritual nature of the new Jerusalem, please read our free booklet, “ Angels, Demons and the Spirit World.”). When Christians read the Book of Revelation, they read about a figure coming into Jerusalem from the outside and occupying Jerusalem, and in fact, sitting in .

    13 As described in Rev ; for this see, for example, Pilchan Lee, The New Jerusalem in the Book of Revelation, or Richard Bauckham, The Theology of the Book of Revelation, Cambridge: CUP , 14 Walker, Jesus and the Holy City, Known as the Restorationists, and largely composed of Christian Zionists and Messianic Jews, these. Having finished our study of the book of Ezekiel, we will now turn to one key New Testament passage that depends upon the prophet’s vision. Revelation –27 presents John’s account of the New Jerusalem that he saw when Jesus came to him on the isle of Patmos and told him about the consummation of God’s plan.


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New Jerusalem in the revelation of John by Bruce J. Malina Download PDF EPUB FB2

The New Jerusalem and the Revelation of John sets out comparative models of what sorts of cities existed during the time of the New Testament and what it meant to live in an ancient Mediterranean city.

It further explains the significance of the celestial marriage of the City and the Lamb. The result is a set of reading scenarios that describe 5/5(2). ‘New Jerusalem’ only appears twice in the Bible, at Revelation and Revelation This symbolic city represents a group of Jesus’ followers, also called the bride of Christ, who go to heaven to rule in God’s Kingdom.

(2) And I John saw the holy cityBetter, And the holy city, new Jerusalem, I saw coming down out of the heaven from God, preparedThe name John is omitted in the best MSS.

The new Jerusalem is more fully described later on (Revelation et seq.).The city is also the bride (comp. Revelation ).Both images--the "city" and the "bride"--are familiar to the. Credit goes to Armageddon News. The great white throne judgment is described in Revelation and is the final judgment prior to the lost being cast in Author: The Endless Love of Jesus Ministries.

After the re-creation, God reveals the New Jerusalem. John sees a glimpse of it in his vision: “The Holy City, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride beautifully dressed for her husband” (Revelation ). This is the city that Abraham looked for in faith (Hebrews ).

The Book of Revelation (often called the Revelation to John, Apocalypse of John, the Revelation from Jesus Christ from its opening words, the Apocalypse, The Revelation, or simply Revelation) is the final book of the New Testament, and consequently is also the final book of the Christian title is derived from the first word of the Koine Greek text: apokalypsis.

Prologue (Daniel )1 This is the revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave Him to show His servants what must soon come to pass. He made it known by sending His angel to His servant John, 2 who testifies to everything he saw.

This is the word of God and the testimony of Jesus Christ. 3 Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed.

Revelation New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Vision of the New Jerusalem. 9 Then one of the seven angels who had the seven bowls full of the seven last plagues came and said to me, “Come, I will show you the bride, the wife of the Lamb.” 10 And in the spirit [] he carried me away to a great, high mountain and showed me the holy city Jerusalem coming.

This book is actually John’s record concerning the prophecy of Jesus about the destruction of Jerusalem. It was written before 70AD.

Once a person understands that the book of Revelation was written before the 70AD destruction of Jerusalem, then the contents of the book can take on a new. The book of Revelation is a visionary tapestry woven from threads drawn from all of Scripture, giving us a unique view into the Lord’s grand purpose for us: to glorify Him and enjoy Him forever.

Before we turn to the New Jerusalem passage in Revelation –, we need to look at two foundational issues. The New Jerusalem By: Ana Méndez Ferrell SKU: This is the New Jerusalem, the City of God, descending from heaven as the Apostle John saw it in the book of Revelation.

The children symbolize the hearts of those who can see The Kingdom, they must be like Range: $40 - $1, 21 And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea.

2 And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.

3 And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with. The book reiterates the fall of Satan and the doom he and his angels are bound for.

We are shown the duties of all creatures and angels of heaven and the promises of the saints that will live forever with Jesus in the New Jerusalem. Like John, we find it hard to describe what we read in the book of Revelation. Key Verses: Revelation The new Jerusalem motif provides an elaboration of the nature of the new heavens and new earth introduced in Revelation The first explicit reference to the new Jerusalem is in the message to the Philadelphia church in Revelationwhere it is promised as a reward to those who overcome (a synonym for believers, cf.

1 John ). The Holy City, New Jerusalem as described in the Bible in the book of Revelation by the apostle John at Revelation 21 and Various depictions and Bible animations of New Jerusalem.

Revelation gives a warning about the day of wrath () and the hour of judgement (). The Book of Life is first described in Revelationand further mentioned in,and The only ones to enter the New Jerusalem will be those written in the Book.

John says the Father and the Lamb are the temple on the new earth because worship will occur wherever they may be.

– The Bible says that New Jerusalem is 12, furlongs in length, width, and height and the city wall is cubits thick. (Revelation ,17) Does this really mean the holy city is 12, furlongs (1, miles) tall. the new jerusalem in the book of revelation Download the new jerusalem in the book of revelation or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get the new jerusalem in the book of revelation book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. New Jerusalem. To those who deny the eternity of the punishment of God this statement ends any debate.

THE DESCRIPTION OF THE NEW JERUSALEM. Revelation - One of the seven angels who had the seven vials of judgment comes to John and he is shown the New Jerusalem. Note that the angel refers to the city as the, "bride, the Lamb's wife".

The New Jerusalem and the Revelation of John sets out comparative models of what sorts of cities existed during the time of the New Testament and what it meant to live in an ancient Mediterranean city. It further explains the significance of the /5(5).

The New Jerusalem In the book of Revelation, it becomes clear that after the great white throne judgement, there will be the establishment of a New Jerusalem.

In John’s vision, He sees a new heaven and a new earth, with the former heaven and earth having disappeared. He then sees the holy city, the New Jerusalem coming down from God out of heaven ‘’like a bride beautifully .Get this from a library!

The new Jerusalem in the Revelation of John: the city as symbol of life with God. [Bruce J Malina] -- "There are two major entities at the close of the book of Revelation that serve to explain the author's understanding of forthcoming life with God.

These are the City that comes down from the sky.The New Jerusalem is the heavenly city the Bible prophesies will exist on the new earth at the end of time. It is described in detail in Revelation The first aspect mentioned about the New Jerusalem in this passage is that its origin is in heaven: "the holy city Jerusalem coming down out of heaven from God" (Revelation ).