Follow along as Pastor Graziano explains the symbolism in Revelation 12.
The Sun Clothed _________ the moon under her feet and her head and a ________ of 12 Stars.
Who is this?
The Virgin Mary Birthing Christ
The Church (Professing, Birthing Christ)
Israel Gen 37:9, Is 9:6-7 and Ro 9:4-5
The Dragon (we know this is Satan – see Revelation 12:9)
The question is whether or not this (the Dragon 1/3 of the Stars) is a future event
Is it ‘narrative’ or ‘chronological’?
This is a ___________ event. The horns and crowns correspond to those of the BEAST in 13:1 who rises out of the sea, after the Dragon and his demons (Stars – Job 38:7) are cast of their ‘airy’ reign, to the earth.
(Eph 6:12, Jn 12:31, 14:30 and 16:11)
The Dragon had __________ over the kingdoms of the earth. (Luke 4:5-7)
Look at Satan’s efforts to ______ or __________ Christ! ….Gen 3:14-15
Noah’s time, the Tower of Babel, Pharaoh
The priests and pharisees…a stormy assassination attempt – Matt 8:24-27
Entering Judas, influencing (sifting) Peter, Gethsemane
All were attempts to prevent the seed of the woman from crushing his head!!
The Man-Child….ruling the Nations was the intent
Jn 1:11 and Mark 1:14-15 along with Ps 2
_________ up took place - Acts 1:10
Between Rev 12:5-6 are a gap = ________ _____
John simply jumps over the gap between the 69th and 70th week because we are dealing with _____________
Mary didn’t flee into the wilderness but she fled into _________
The woman doesn’t have her __________ with her (Mary did)
Mary fled for the child’s __________, this woman fled for her own safety!
Remember 1,260 days – 3 ½ years
War in the Heavens: Revelation 12:7-12
Satan has had ___________ to the 3rd heaven until this time- Job 1:6, Luke 22:31
At this point (mid point) he is no longer allowed access!
Is 14:4-17 Note that he is called the King of Babylon is verse 4
See verse 12 Rejoice oh heavens….but woe to the inhabitants of the earth…he is filled with fury and knows he has a short time!
Revelation 12:13-14 – Now the Dragon ____________ the woman (Israel)
God is going to take Israel, just like he did from Egypt (Ex 19:4) and bring her away to safety in the _________________.
Amazing verse – Is 26:20-21!
See also Matt 24:15-22
Baffled in his attempt to _______________ the Woman, hell go after her _________________ in other parts of the world.
Several Elders and Deacons