The Triumph of Faith, Part 12

Posted Oct 25th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 12
WHAT DO WE HAVE HERE?
What is John beholding? What is the point of seeing "souls" who were once removed from the arena of battle through beheading? The point is, they were removed, but their cause remained! The shedding of...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 11

Posted Oct 24th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 11
THRONES AND THOSE UPON THEM
"4 And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and judgment was given unto them: and I saw the souls of them that were beheaded for the witness of Jesus, and for the word...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 10

Posted Oct 23rd, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 10
A LITTLE SEASON
"2b . . . and after that he must be loosed a little season." Following the binding of Satan, he "MUST be loosed for a little season." Thank God, it is a "little" season! This is something...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 9

Posted Oct 22nd, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 9
THERE IS MORE TO COME!
With all of this marvelous activity, Satan is still deceiving the nations! Our text speaks of a time when "he should deceive the nations no more." Too, the text does not say Satan had a...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 8

Posted Oct 20th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 8
LOOKING AT THE CIRCUMSTANCE
It is not on the part of wisdom to read this text with only our culture in mind. Behold it from the view of those who first received this revelation. Look at it from the perspective...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 7

Posted Oct 19th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 7
THE ANGEL WITH THE KEY
"1And I saw an angel come down from heaven, having the key of the bottomless pit and a great chain in his hand." Here again, an angel is employed by the King. Remember, angels are...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 6

Posted Oct 18th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 6
CHRIST'S RETURN NOT THE POINT OF THIS TEXT
The return of Jesus is mentioned several times in Revelation, and from varied perspectives. APPARENCY OF HIS COMING--"Behold, He is coming with clouds, and every eye will see Him . . ."...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 5

Posted Oct 17th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 5
AN OVERVIEW OF THE TEXT
When we look closely at this text, we behold marvelous things. It is best to first view them in principle.
1 The bottomless pit that was once opened by an angel, is now closed.
2 The same...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 3

Posted Oct 15th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 3
OUR FOES PAINTED VIVIDLY
The Scriptures, especially the New Covenant writings, alert us to the conflict believers face. In this world, we are in a war zone, with intense activity. We are involved in this warfare, depicted as "wrestling" against...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 4

Posted Oct 15th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 4
SOME NEW PHRASEOLOGY
In this brief passage, we are introduced to some new scriptural expressions. They are not found anywhere else in Scripture.
THE FIRST RESURRECTION
Of especial interest is the term "the first resurrection" (20:5-6). This is the only place in...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 2

Posted Oct 13th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 2
OUR PERSON AND OUR VIEW MUST BE APPROVED BY GOD
As we approach this passage, we must do so with a disciplined heart, soul, mind, and spirit. It is imperative that we bear in mind the solemn injunction of the...

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The Triumph of Faith, Part 1

Posted Oct 12th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 37
THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH
By Given O. Blakely
Part 1
"1And I saw an angel come down from heaven, having the key of the bottomless pit and a great chain in his hand. 2 And he laid hold on the dragon, that old serpent, which is the Devil, and...

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The Enemies Overthrown, Part 7

Posted Oct 8th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 36
THE ENEMIES OVERTHROWN
By Given O. Blakely
Part 7
THE INVITATION
"Then I saw an angel standing in the sun; and he cried with a loud voice, saying to all the birds that fly in the midst of heaven, Come and gather together for the supper of the great God,...

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The Enemies Overthrown, Part 6

Posted Oct 6th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 36
THE ENEMIES OVERTHROWN
By Given O. Blakely
Part 6
KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS
"And He has on His robe and on His thigh a name written: KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS." Here, the Lord is identified by yet another name. This is not a name...

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The Enemies Overthrown, Part 5

Posted Oct 5th, 12:00 by The Banner of Truth on Teaching/Education


"Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth" (Ps. 60:4).
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THE REVELATION OF CHRIST
Lesson Number 36
THE ENEMIES OVERTHROWN
By Given O. Blakely
Part 5
HE HIMSELF TRIUMPHS
"And He Himself will rule them with a rod of iron. He Himself treads the winepress of the fierceness and wrath of Almighty God."
JESUS HAS ALREADY TRIUMPHED
Technically, the Lord has already triumphed over His enemies. Although this may...

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