From Pastor Perry

08/02/2016 Rev. 17:15-18

Revelation 17:15–18 (ESV)

The Great Prostitute and the Beast

15And the angel said to me, “The waters that you saw, where the prostitute is seated, are peoples and multitudes and nations and languages. 16And the ten horns that you saw, they and the beast will hate the prostitute. They will make her desolate and naked, and devour her flesh and burn her up with fire, 17for God has put it into their hearts to carry out his purpose by being of one mind and handing over their royal power to the beast, until the words of God are fulfilled. 18And the woman that you saw is the great city that has dominion over the kings of the earth.”

 

Evil turning against evil, the unbelievers turning against the prostitute???  Remember that God is in charge… He is God!  Satan was created by God… not as evil… Satan made that choice.  God will thwart the plans of Satan for God’s own good and his plan of Salvation.  The Lutheran Study Bible states:  “John describes the great end-times battle between the dominant world power and God. This vision reminds us that earthly power structures, when built upon idolatrous worldviews and characterized by ungodly ambitions, are not morally neutral but rather stand in opposition to God and His Church. In the end, however, the King of kings and Lord of lords will get the victory and share it with the faithful, so that they reign with Him eternally.”

 

 

I pray:  Lord, cleanse our hearts, eyes, and ears. Give us sound judgment in all things, so that we may reject Babylon’s ungodly lure, remain faithful, and enter with You into glory! Amen.

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