Thematic Bible

Revelation 1:1 (show verse)

A revelation made by Jesus Christ which God gave him to disclose to his slaves of what must very soon happen. He sent and communicated it by his angel to his slave John,

Revelation 1:2 (show verse)

who testifies to what he saw??o the message of God and the testimony of Jesus Christ.

Revelation 1:3 (show verse)

Blessed be the man who reads this prophecy and those who hear it read and heed what is written in it, for the time is near.

Revelation 1:4 (show verse)

John to the seven churches in Asia, blessing and peace to you from him who is and was and is coming, and from the seven spirits before his throne,

Revelation 1:5 (show verse)

and from Jesus Christ the trustworthy witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the sovereign of the kings of the earth. To him who loves us and has released us from our sins by his blood
The atonement » Remission of sins by
Birthright » An honorable title
Christ » Reproves » Sacrifice of
Christ » Faith in, great » Faithful
Christ » Witness, a » To the truth
Christ » Divine names ascribed to Christ » King of kings
Christ » Exaltation of » King of kings
Christ » Joy of » King of kings
Christ » Names of » Faithful witness
Christ » Names of » Prince of kings
Christ » Names of » First begotten
Jesus Christ, Deity Of » As king of kings and lord of lords
Jesus Christ, King » Supreme
Jesus The Prophet » Faithful to his trust
Cleanliness » Figurative
Cleansing » Ps 51 » Spiritual promised
Deliverance » From sin » Our deliverance from, through Christ
Divinity » Divine names ascribed to Christ » King of kings
Error » Sins » Our deliverance from, through Christ
Faithfulness » Of Christ
Firstborn » Birthright of the » Honorable distinction of
God's Promises » Of cleansing » Spiritual promised
Jesus Christ » Prophet » Faithful
Jesus Christ » Divinity of » King of kings and lord of lords
Jesus Christ » Names of » Witness
Jesus Christ » Names of » First begotten of the dead
Jesus Christ » Names of » Faithful witness, the
Jesus Christ » Names of » Prince of the kings of the earth
King of kings » King of kings
Kings » Christ is the prince of
Kings of israel » Spiritual kingship, conditions of » Spiritual cleansing
spiritual Kingship » Spiritual cleansing
Laver of brass » Illustrative of » Christ the fountain for sin
Love of Christ » Manifested in his » Washing away our sins
Man » Apparent insignificance of » Infinite value of, seen in the price paid for his redemption
Man » Ignorance of » Infinite value of
Names » Of Christ » Faithful witness
Names » Of Christ » Prince of kings
Names » Of Christ » First begotten
Our sins » Our deliverance from, through Christ
Purification of heart » Cleansing, spiritual » Promised
Jesus Christ, Savior » Offered himself as a sacrifice
Sins » National » Our deliverance from, through Christ
Spiritual » Kings spiritual kingship, conditions of » Spiritual cleansing
Transgression » Sin's penalty » Our deliverance from, through Christ
Vicarious suffering » Of Christ » Offered himself as a sacrifice
Witness » Christ, a witness to the truth
Witness » Jesus Christ being the faithful and true witness

Revelation 1:6 (show verse)

he has made us a kingdom of priests for his God and Father??o him be glory and power forever. Amen.

Revelation 1:7 (show verse)

See! He is coming on the clouds, and every eye will see him, even the men who pierced him, and all the tribes of the earth will lament over him. So it is to be, Amen.

Revelation 1:8 (show verse)

"I am the Alpha and the Omega." says the Lord God, who is and was and is coming, the Almighty.

Revelation 1:9 (show verse)

I, John, your brother and companion in the distress, the kingdom, and the endurance that Jesus brings, found myself on the island called Patmos, for uttering God's message and testifying to Jesus.

Revelation 1:10 (show verse)

On the Lord's day I fell into a trance, and I heard a loud voice like a trumpet behind me

Revelation 1:11 (show verse)

say, "Write what you see in a roll and send it to the seven churches??o Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, and Laodicea."

Revelation 1:12 (show verse)

I turned to see whose voice it was that was speaking to me, and when I turned I saw seven gold lampstands,

Revelation 1:13 (show verse)

and among the lampstands a being like a man, wearing a long robe, with a gold belt around his breast.

Revelation 1:14 (show verse)

His head and hair were as white as white wool, as white as snow; his eyes blazed like fire;

Revelation 1:15 (show verse)

his feet were like bronze, refined in a furnace, and his voice was like the noise of mighty waters.

Revelation 1:16 (show verse)

In his right hand he held seven stars; from his mouth came a sharp double-edged sword, and his face shone like the sun at noonday.

Revelation 1:17 (show verse)

When I saw him, I fell at his feet like a dead man. But he laid his right hand upon me, and said, "Do not be afraid. I am the first and the last,

Revelation 1:18 (show verse)

the living one. I was dead, yet here I am alive forever and ever. I hold the keys of death and the underworld.

Revelation 1:19 (show verse)

So write what you have seen, what is now and what is to happen hereafter.

Revelation 1:20 (show verse)

The secret meaning of the seven stars that you saw in my right hand, and of the seven gold lampstands is this: The seven stars are the guardian angels of the seven churches and the seven lampstands are the seven churches.