Revelation

The seventh seal – the sounding of the sixth trumpet releases plagues that kill one third of mankind (Revelation 9:13-9:21)

After the first woe passed, the sixth angel sounded his trumpet. John heard a voice emanate from the horns of the golden altar. The voice said to the sixth angel, “Release the four angels who are bound at the great river Euphrates.” And four angels who had been kept ready…
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Revelation

The seventh seal – the sounding of the fifth trumpet releases a plague of stinging locusts upon mankind (Revelation 9:1 – 9:12)

After the first four angels released their judgements, the fifth angel blew his trumpet. John saw a star that had fallen from the sky to earth. The star was given the key to the shaft of the Abyss. When he opened the Abyss, smoke rose from it like smoke from…
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Revelation

The seventh seal – the first four trumpets are sounded (Revelation 8:1 – 8:13)

When the seventh seal was opened, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour. John saw seven angels standing before God. Each angel was given a trumpet. Another angel holding a golden censer approached the golden altar. He was given incense with the prayers of God’s people to…
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Jamieson Fausset and Brown Commentary

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – Revelation – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE REVELATION OF ST. JOHN THE DIVINE Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION author calls himself John (Re 1:1, 4, 9; 2:8). Justin Martyr ( 139-161) quotes from the Apocalypse, as John the apostle's work, the prophecy of the millennium of the saints, to be followed by the general…
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