Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And upon her forehead was a name written, MYSTERY, BABYLON THE GREAT, THE MOTHER OF HARLOTS AND ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH.

Bible References

Upon

Revelation 7:3
saying, Hurt not the earth, nor the sea, nor the trees, until we have sealed the servants of our God in their foreheads.
Philippians 3:19
whose end is perdition, whose God is their belly, and their glory in their shame, whose minds are occupied with earthly things.

Mystery

2 Thessalonians 2:7
For the mystery of iniquity is already powerfully working; only he that withholdeth hitherto, will do so till he is removed.
2 Timothy 3:1
BUT this know, that in the last days distressing times will come.

The mother

Revelation 18:9
And the kings of the earth who have committed whoredom with her, and shared in her luxuries, shall bewail her, and lament bitterly over her, when they see the smoke of her burning,
Revelation 19:2
because true and righteous are his judgments; for he hath judged the great harlot, that corrupted the earth with her whoredom, and hath avenged the blood of his servants shed by her hand.