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Revelation 17:7. The leopard represents Maximian, a changeable, restless and cruel prince. Isaiah 10:32 As yet shall he remain at Nob that day: he shall shake his hand against the mount of the daughter of Zion, the hill of Jerusalem. Obedience in Authority. It is stressing his huge superiority. 1 Samuel 13:2. We learn from Revelation 13:7 of this chapter, and from its fourfold division of ‘tribe and people and tongue and nation,’ that he actually does so. . And he went on his journeys from the south even to Bethel, unto the place where his tent had been at the beginning, between Bethel and Hai; 4. Daily Bible Study Questions for Gospel of John Chapter 13 Day One. Even in her darkest days Christian Rome could not have been fitly represented by one of the heads of the beast. This is a fitting description of Nero Caesar, in whom "the Neronic anti-Christ was incarnated," who assumed divine names and prerogatives, and commanded the worship of the emperor. Lift ye up a banner upon the high mountain . The dragon is not Satan generally, but Satan in a particular relation, as the prince of this world—see on ch. That they may go into the gates of the nobles, Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine plural, A flag, a sail, a flagstaff, a signal, a token, Verb - Nifal - Participle - masculine singular, Verb - Hifil - Imperative - masculine plural, Preposition | third person masculine plural, Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive imperfect - third person masculine plural, Voluntary, generous, magnanimous, a grandee, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, OT Prophets: Isaiah 13:2 Set up a banner on the bare (Isa Isi Is). V. It is probable that St. John has the Temptation in the wilderness as described by the earlier Evangelists in his eye. And I saw a beast rising up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and on his horns ten crowns, and on his heads a blasphemous name. "The fact that the leopard of Greece, the bear of Medo-Persia, and the lion of old Babylon ( Daniel 7) are all seen in this Beast, shows how all-inclusive of human things will be his character; he sums up all the brilliancy (Greece), all of the massive ponderousness of power (Persia), all of the absolute autocratic royal dominion (Babylon), that the Gentiles have ever known." The dragon gave the beast his power, his seat, and great authority. (Jerome on Hosea 13:8, "Those who have written on the natures of animals say, that among all wild beasts, none are more savage than the bear, when it is hungry.") 2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted, r and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves. Chapter 13. Chapter 13 1 And Abram came up from Egypt, he and his wife and all that was his, and Lot with him, to the south. 2. The lion, in fine, is the symbol of Dioclesian, who was cruel and vehement against Christians. Leopard-bear-lion; symbolic of his savage and cruel character, which unites in itself the properties of the three first beasts of Daniel’s vision. 2 Samuel 13 - NIV: In the course of time, Amnon son of David fell in love with Tamar, the beautiful sister of Absalom son of David. The reader will remember the wild beasts which in vision hindered Dante when he sought to ascend the “pleasant mount”—the “cause and source of all delight.” The leopard, the lion, the wolf were symbols of luxuriousness, cruel ambition, and hungry and heartless avarice, which oppose men and nations when they seek the Holy Hill, where the light of God ever rests. III. 13 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. The wild beast is Satan’s tool. Christ refused the sovereignty of the world from Satan (Luke 4:5; Luke 4:8); here is one who accepts it. Later, in verse 11, the second beast appeared on the land, as a satellite of the first beast, to execute his orders. The world power of the Roman empire could not have been more accurately described. They have this in common with "John's gospel, that Satan bears a distinct name as the animating principle of the ungodly power of the world—there the prince of this world, here the dragon. But, as we must exclude all consideration of the ten horns, there remains but one way of explaining the deviation from the order in Daniel; which is, that if it had been retained, one would very naturally have supposed that the particular elements in the composite beast, like the different beasts in Daniel, indicated definite phases of the power of the world in the order here mentioned. Those in nations and governments who persecute the church of Christ, receive their power and their motivation from the dragon, Satan. 1 [] On that day, Jesus went out of the house and sat down by the sea. ‘And the wild beast which I saw was like a leopard, and his feet were like the feet of a bear, and his mouth was as the mouth of a lion, and the monster gave him his power, and his throne and great authority.’. 2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. Christianity gave its idolatry the deadly wound: and in it were the seven churches of Asia, to which Revelation is addressed. It is to be remembered, too, that the description given us of the power of the beast is a mocking caricature of the power of Christ, and His rule is universal. Finally, we may remark that, in so far as the power of Rome enters into the description, it can only be that of Pagan, not Christian, Rome. there shall not be left one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down. Isaiah 18:3 All ye inhabitants of the world, and dwellers on the earth, see ye, when he lifteth up an ensign on the mountains; and when he bloweth a trumpet, hear ye. 1. The question as to the precise meaning of the first beast has perplexed inquirers, and very various opinions in regard to it have been entertained. 3. . 2 Kings Chapter 13. Its source will not he recognized by the peoples at the outset. And great authority.—It is through this succession of world-powers that the dragon carries on his war. In moral and political character the emperor was featured as a composite monster after the likenesses of the ferocious beasts of prey, the leopard, the bear and the lion. 15 But the Lord answered him and said, 'Hypocrites! Because Scripture says, “like the appearance of tzara’ath on the skin of the flesh” (verse 43), i.e., appearing like the tzara’ath dealt with in the passage of [lesions of the] skin of the flesh, [which begins with] “If a man has [se’eith, sapachat or bahereth] on the skin of his flesh” (verse 13:2). Home >> Bible Studies >> 1 Peter >> 1 Peter 2:13-25 These small group studies of 1 Peter contain outlines, cross-references, Bible study discussion questions, and applications. Chapter 12 ended with an encouraging reminder about the nature of the new covenant (Hebrews 12:26–29). 2 Amnon became so obsessed with his sister Tamar that he made himself ill. She was a virgin, and it seemed impossible for him to do anything to her. App-172. Royal position is in view in both passages. Greek. и дал ему дракон силу свою, The dragon gave him his power-seat-authority, Daniel, these animals represented three kingdoms that previously ruled the world. 5. The throne of the dragon is, at the same time, the throne of the beast in ch. We see Rome symbolized in the “seven heads and ten horns.” Yet read what Paul says in, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament, Expository Notes with Practical Observations on the New Testament, Heinrich Meyer's Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible, Alexander MacLaren's Expositions of Holy Scripture, Justin Edwards' Family Bible New Testament, Foy E. Wallace's Commentary on the Book of Revelation, Schaff's Popular Commentary on the New Testament, George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, E.M. Zerr's Commentary on Selected Books of the New Testament, Hanserd Knollys' Commentary on Revelation, Ernst Hengstenberg on John, Revelation, Ecclesiastes, Ezekiel & Psalms. This characteristic, however, is not yet brought out; it will meet us in chap. BG 13.2: The Supreme Divine Lord said: O Arjun, this body is termed as kṣhetra (the field of activities), … Commentary: Here, Shree Krishna begins explaining the topic of distinction between the body and spirit. The fourth kingdom that Daniel described ( Daniel 7:23) includes Antichrist"s kingdom. The ‘beast’ before us is thus the symbol of the world-power in its absoluteness and universality. The satanic character and history of the empire covers the most interesting and solemn crisis in the world's future — the three years and a half preceding the Lord's Advent in glory. John 13 - In-depth verse-by-verse Bible study and commentary of John chapter 13 in plain English. The form of the beast here is compounded of the different beasts in Daniel; quite naturally so, since the beast here images the ungodly power of the world as a whole, while in Daniel the different phases of this power are represented. What lesson did the washing of feet teach the Apostles and why was it the appropriate time to teach this lesson? Accordingly, the throne of the dragon is only his dominion upon earth. Chapter Context Second Corinthians 13 follows Paul's listing of two sets of sins he is concerned he will find among the Corinthians when he arrives. The “groove”, or Asherah, is frequently mentioned in the Old Testament. Revelation 16:10; for the dragon exercises his dominion on earth by means of the beast. The order in which the beasts succeed each other, is here exactly reversed: in Daniel the lion, the bear, the panther—here the panther, the bear, the lion. all scholars allow to be unexceptionable in this respect. Jehoahaz ruled Samaria for seventeen (17) years and began in the twenty-third (23rd) year of King Joash’s reign in Judah. * 1 As he was making his way out of the temple area one of his disciples said to him, “Look, teacher, what stones and what buildings!” a 2 Jesus said to him, “Do you see these great buildings? (Comp. His mother’s name was Maakah, # 13:2 Most Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also 11:20 and 1 Kings 15:2); Hebrew Micaiah a daughter # 13:2 Or granddaughter of Uriel of Gibeah. Satan has always been interested in supporting any institution that is an enemy of God. 3 [] And he spoke to them at length in parables, [] saying: “A sower went out to sow. The numbers seven and ten must, as elsewhere, be regarded as symbolical, as expressing the idea of fulness or completeness rather than the mere value belonging to them in the numerical scale. Verse 1-6: “Jehoahaz” reigned from 814 to 798 B.C. All God's holy people send you their greetings. List 7 examples of Jesus' foreknowledge of future events demonstrated in the Gospel of John Chapter 13. They are anti-Christ, as we shall see. What Satan here gives to the beast, he there promises to Christ. which is the strongest and most devouring beast of prey. and perpetuated idol worship in Israel. The ten horns are not introduced here into the description of the beast's form, which only begins with this verse; and in Daniel the ten horns stand in so loose and outward a relation to the fourth beast, that they cannot be regarded as a distinguishing characteristic of it—the less so, since in the Revelation they are not ascribed to the sixth head, which corresponds to the fourth beast in Daniel, but are set upon the seventh head, so that the connexion, already of a loose nature in Daniel, is completely dissolved by John. 2. CHAPTER 13. 32 It is the smallest of all the seeds, but when it has grown it is the biggest of shrubs and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the air can come and shelter in its branches.'. If we could be justified in taking into account the ten horns, we might think of it as an explanation of the arrangement adopted here, that now Daniel's fourth beast had come into the foreground, now the beast bore the woman, Rome, on its back—see ch. In Septuagint it occurs Jeremiah 5:6; Jeremiah 13:23. 13:2–18In this story of Abraham and Lot going their separate ways, Abraham resolves a family dispute by an act that shows both trust in God and generosity toward his nephew. And Jesus answering said unto him, Seest thou these great buildings? And this, even apart from the passage before us, cannot be understood otherwise than as importing that Satan only promised what he was able in certain circumstances to secure. (See Notes on Revelation 11:16 and Revelation 4:4.). NET ©: He did evil in the sight of 1 the Lord.He did not repudiate 2 the sinful ways of Jeroboam son of Nebat who encouraged Israel to sin; he continued in those sins. Love. The Bible teaches elsewhere that there are times when we must not submit, when it is necessary to disobey those in authority over us. For all authority comes from God, and those in positions of authority have been placed there by God. 1. The dark-spotted body of this animal, from which it has its name in Hebrew ( נמר, in Arabic, to be spotted), is an emblem of spiritual staining. 32“But of that day or hour, no one knows, neither the angels in heaven, nor … It could not, indeed, have been put in this form: Satan gave him. Your own selves. . The first one doesn’t begin that way, but we know it is about the kingdom from its explanation in 13:19. The distress which Judah was brought into by the policy of Jeroboam, 2 Chronicles 13:13,14. 3 For rulers are not a cause of fear to good conduct, but to evil. Not the smallest trace is to be found in Daniel of the fourth beast having been compounded of the three first. Revelation 17:11. The wild beast becomes the vicegerent, so to speak, of the prince of this world. We see Rome symbolized in the “seven heads and ten horns.” Yet read what Paul says in Romans 13:1-7.]. 3. Satan as a serpent is archetype of beast nature (Revelation 12:9): his seven heads represent 'Satan's power on earth collectively' (Auberlen). Its apostasy to picture-worship, mariolatry, and adoration of the eucharist, healed the wound. given by some commentators, has no authority, and, after a thorough investigation by scholars, is shown to be spurious. The Roman See--in Latin, a seat of power and authority-- was derived from the dragon, who gave him his power, and his seat, and great authority. A remarkable coincidence exists between these words and what is written both in the gospel of St John and the earlier gospels. 1 Everyone must submit to governing authorities. a lion--13:2. 1. Revelation 12:3. Out of the 300,000 that went with him to fight the Ammonites, and returned with him to Gilgal, where he now was, and had stayed as may be supposed about a year, since now he had reigned two years. Come and be healed on one of those days and not on the Sabbath.' If the name be made out by mutilations, by giving false letters, or abstracting true ones, almost any name can be made to fit. ( A) son of David fell in love with Tamar, ( B) the beautiful sister of Absalom. Revelation 13:2. But the ten kings and the beast are not limited to Rome. 12 rules it all, and not merely a part of it (chap. Since the order, however, is reversed, no one can fail to see that nothing depends on it—that the object of the description is merely to portray the nature of the ungodly power of the world—that panther, lion, bear, equally belong to Egypt, Babylon, Rome. Lateinos, all scholars allow to be unexceptionable in this respect. Do you think Jesus washed Judas’ feet? The dragon gave the seat and the power and the authority to the first beast. Need for Watchfulness. This can be no other than the Roman power; and, counting backwards from it, we have the Greek, the Medo-Persian, and the Chaldean for three of the five. 3 For the authorities do not strike fear in people who are doing right, but in those who are doing wrong. Here then in chapter 13 we have the wild beast as Rome. 2 Corinthians 13:9 Context. 1 If I speak in the tongues # 13:1 Or languages of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. Both beasts look back to the same source and there is a continuity in them based on their connection with Satan. Zechariah 13:2. 2 Timothy 1:13 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 Timothy 1:13, NIV: "What you heard from me, keep as the pattern of sound teaching, with faith and love in Christ Jesus." The source of his kingship is revealed by John to be Satanic (compare Revelation 2:13 see 1 Corinthians 10:20-21). Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft. But, if so, chap. The kingdom the beast rules and represents seems to reflect his personal qualities. In other words, I have no wish that you should distress yourselves to set others at ease. - And now. 2. — "And the dragon gave to him his power, and his throne and great authority." 2. 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