Hanserd Knollys – Revelation 5

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Hanserd_Knollys_web Selected comments from Knollys work on Revelation chapter 5.

Rev. 5.1:

Every vision of God in his word consists of two general parts: first, something seen; and secondly, something heard:

And I saw in the right hand of him that sat on the throne, a book written, etc. The prophets and apostles being in a trance had their eyes open. (Nu 24:4 Ac 10:10-11) So had this apostle here, not the eyes of the body, but of the mind.

this was the Book of Revelations, a mystical and prophetical book, containing the Revelation of those things which were shortly to be fulfilled, and come to pass, see Re 1:1,19 4:1. This book was full, no place left void to add anything unto it, (Re 22:18) Whosoever shall add to these things, God shall add unto him the plagues that are written in this book,

Rev. 5.4 & 5:

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Pope Francis and Theophany

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HT: http://dcbarroco.wordpress.com/2014/02/12/pope-francis-on-theophany/

Biblical Christianity Contrasted With Roman Catholicism

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Toward the end of the twentieth century, Roman Catholic and Protestant leaders met frequently to discuss the similarities and the differences between the two groups. In 1994, a significant document, “Evangelicals and Catholics Together: The Christian Commission in the Third Millennium,” was released.

In 1997 a document was released by some of the same participants, called “The Gift of Salvation.” This attempted to address commonalities on this issue. However, these documents have greatly overstated the agreements between these two systems of belief. Unfortunately, important areas of disagreement were neglected and some portions of the documents lacked in clarity.

Biblical Christianity Compared with Roman Catholicism

As we place classic Roman Catholic teachings alongside those of biblical Christianity, we find the following:

Read more: http://apprising.org/2014/02/04/roman-catholics-and-protestants-in-dialogue/

Revelation 16:13-16:  And I saw three unclean spirits like frogs come out of the mouth of the dragon, and out of the mouth of the beast, and out of the mouth of the false prophet. For they are the spirits of devils, working miracles, which go forth unto the kings of the earth and of the whole world, to gather them to the battle of that great day of God Almighty. Behold, I come as a thief. Blessed is he that watcheth, and keepeth his garments, lest he walk naked, and they see his shame. And he gathered them together into a place called in the Hebrew tongue Armageddon.