Essay about Summary Of ' The Lamb Of God '

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praiseworthy to open it, except the “Lamb of God”. Jesus is the symbol of the “Lamb of God” signifying He gave His life as a penitence for all who sinned (The Bible Guide). “The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world (John 1:29).” The following of which the first four seals are broken, revealing the four horsemen of the Apocalypse, presenting man’s inhumanity to man (Rev 6:1-8).
In addition, the fifth seal is Christian martyrs crying out. The sixth seal is the destruction of the heavens, and of the earth, opened by the Lion of Judah (God), setting the platform for the final judgement. Redeemed from earth, the faithful one hundred, forty-four thousand Christians, having His Father’s name written on their foreheads afterward ascend to Heaven (Rev 7:1-4). Before judgement, God has his people marked for saving, twelve-thousand from the each of the twelve tribes of Israel. Now, as the trumpets blow, the seventh seal is an angel from heaven with a scroll, who outlines the events that will occur during the final period. Undeniably, the seven trumpets are phases of plagues and warfare, during which Christ punishes humankind, the nonbelievers. “But the rest of mankind, who were not killed by these plagues, did not repent of the works of their hands, that they should not worship demons, and idols of gold, silver, brass, stone, and wood, which can neither see nor hear nor walk. And they did not repent…

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