The Comparison: Genesis and Revelation Part 1

Genesis 1:1-2 1 In the beginning, when God created the heavens and the earth— 2 and the earth was without form or shape, with darkness over the abyss and a mighty wind sweeping over the waters— Revelation 21:1-2 1 Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth. The former heaven and the former earth had passed away,… Continue reading The Comparison: Genesis and Revelation Part 1

The Book of Revelation 22 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 810)

Revelation 22 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 22 1 Then the angel showed me the river of life-giving water,[a] sparkling like crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb 2 down the middle of its street. On either side of the river grew the tree of life[b] that produces fruit twelve times a year, once each… Continue reading The Book of Revelation 22 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 810)

The Book of Revelation 21 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 809)

Revelation 21 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) VI. The New Creation[a] Chapter 21 The New Heaven and the New Earth. 1 Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth. The former heaven and the former earth had passed away, and the sea was no more.[b] 2 I also saw the holy city, a new Jerusalem,[c] coming down out… Continue reading The Book of Revelation 21 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 809)

The Book of Revelation 20 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 808)

Revelation 20 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 20 The Thousand-year Reign. 1 [a]Then I saw an angel come down from heaven, holding in his hand the key to the abyss[b] and a heavy chain.2 He seized the dragon, the ancient serpent, which is the Devil or Satan,[c] and tied it up for a thousand years 3 and threw it into the… Continue reading The Book of Revelation 20 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 808)

The Book of Revelation 19 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 807)

Revelation 19 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 19 1 After this I heard what sounded like the loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, saying:     “Alleluia![a] Salvation, glory, and might belong to our God, 2     for true and just are his judgments. He has condemned the great harlot     who corrupted the earth with her harlotry.… Continue reading The Book of Revelation 19 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 807)

The Book of Revelation 18 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 806)

Revelation 18 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 18 The Fall of Babylon.[a] 1 After this I saw another angel coming down from heaven, having great authority, and the earth became illumined by his splendor. 2 [b]He cried out in a mighty voice: “Fallen, fallen is Babylon the great.     She has become a haunt for demons. She is a… Continue reading The Book of Revelation 18 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 806)

The Book of Revelation 17 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 805)

Revelation 17New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) V. The Punishment of Babylon and the Destruction of Pagan Nations Chapter 17 Babylon the Great. 1 [a]Then one of the seven angels who were holding the seven bowls came and said to me, “Come here. I will show you the judgment on the great harlot[b] who lives near the many… Continue reading The Book of Revelation 17 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 805)