THE ANTICHRIST REVEALED
From Revelation 13:1-10 (cont)
receives from the dragon [Satan]
his power [might], seat [throne],
and great authority [dominion]
one of its heads wounded to death [the mortal wound Rome
gave to Greece; the Antichrist will likely also receive a mortal wound (vs.
deadly wound was healed [out of the Revised
Roman Empire will come the Revived Grecian Empire of the Antichrist
(Rev. 17:8-14); he may also be raised from the dead]
wondered after and worshipped by all the world (vs. 4)
have both the desire to and the inability to fight him
given a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies (vs.
given him to continue 42 months
his mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme His name, His tabernacle, and
them that dwell in heaven (vs. 6)
given him to make war with the saints, and to overcome them (vs.
worshipped by all upon the earth whose names are not written in the book of
life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world (vs.
From II Thessalonians ó The Antichrist is Revealed in Two Stages
revealed to the Church when a Syrian
executes a 7-year peace treaty with Israel (Dan.
revealed to the world when he breaks that treaty [by
desecrating the temple in Jerusalem]
3 Ĺ years (Dan.
opposes and exalts himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped
in the temple of God [the rebuilt temple in Jerusalem],
showing himself that he is God
called the mystery of iniquity
(Mystery of Iniquity
be consumed with the Spirit of the Lordís mouth (2
be destroyed with the brightness of Jesusí coming
ceased from ruling during Johnís day]
ascends out of the abyss [the bottomless pit]
into perdition [destruction]
He is the
wonder of all the earth except those names were written in the book
of life from the foundation of the world
Johnís day this fallen angel was incarcerated in the abyss until his time
again comes to be loosed in the earth: the prince
of Grecia (Dan. 10:20)]
7. He is the demonic presence which shall rule the eighth world kingdom [