The End Times
In my last post, we examined a Revelation 14:9-12 to consider Fire and Brimstone for the Beast’s Worshipers. In this post, we move on the Revelation 14:13 to explore Blessed Are the Dead. Now, that is a can be a real depressing title.
“Next I heard a voice from heaven saying,“Write: ‘How blessed are the dead who die united with the Lord, from now on!’ ‘Yes,’ says the Spirit, ‘now they may rest from their efforts, for the things they have accomplished follow along with them.’”~ Revelation 14:13 (CJB)
Well, maybe it’s not so depressing after all; since the voice is apparently referring to Believers. This is in contrast to the torment of the wicked mentioned in Revelation 14:11. The suffering of the martyrs, at long last, is over. Their prayer for vengeance in Revelation 6:9-11 is answered.
The identity of the speaker…
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