Then he said to me, "Write: Blessed are those invited to the marriage feast of the Lamb!" He also said to me, "These words of God are true."
Then the One seated on the throne said, "Look! I am making everything new." He also said, "Write, because these words are faithful and true."
Rejoice over her, heaven, and you saints, apostles, and prophets, because God has executed your judgment on her!
just as He spoke by the mouth of His holy prophets in ancient times;
"The Law and the Prophets were until John; since then, the good news of the kingdom of God has been proclaimed, and everyone is strongly urged to enter it.
But what God predicted through the mouth of all the prophets-- that His Messiah would suffer-- He has fulfilled in this way.
which He promised long ago through His prophets in the Holy Scriptures--
They inquired into what time or what circumstances the Spirit of Christ within them was indicating when He testified in advance to the messianic sufferings and the glories that would follow.
It was revealed to them that they were not serving themselves but you concerning things that have now been announced to you through those who preached the gospel to you by the Holy Spirit sent from heaven. Angels desire to look into these things.
because no prophecy ever came by the will of man; instead, moved by the Holy Spirit, men spoke from God.
so that you can remember the words previously spoken by the holy prophets, and the commandment of our Lord and Savior [given] through your apostles.
The revelation of Jesus Christ that God gave Him to show His slaves what must quickly take place. He sent it and signified it through His angel to His slave John,
Nebuchadnezzar exclaimed, "Praise to the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego! He sent His angel and rescued His servants who trusted in Him. They violated the king's command and risked their lives rather than serve or worship any god except their own God.
My God sent His angel and shut the lions' mouths. They haven't hurt me, for I was found innocent before Him. Also, I have not committed a crime against you my king."
The Son of Man will send out His angels, and they will gather from His kingdom everything that causes sin and those guilty of lawlessness.
Then Peter came to himself and said, "Now I know for certain that the Lord has sent His angel and rescued me from Herod's grasp and from all that the Jewish people expected."
and [to reward] with rest you who are afflicted, along with us. [This will take place] at the revelation of the Lord Jesus from heaven with His powerful angels,
"Look, I am coming quickly! Blessed is the one who keeps the prophetic words of this book."
Because the dream was given twice to Pharaoh, it means that the matter has been determined by God, and He will soon carry it out.
And I say this, brothers: the time is limited, so from now on those who have wives should be as though they had none,
Dear friends, don't let this one thing escape you: with the Lord one day is like 1,000 years, and 1,000 years like one day.
The Lord does not delay His promise, as some understand delay, but is patient with you, not wanting any to perish, but all to come to repentance.