About the Book of Revelation
Revelation is the last book in the Bible. It includes many ideas that we can find in other books in the Bible. It tells us about future events from John's time, until now, and until the end of this world. Revelation tells us that all Christians will have troubles during their lives on earth. So they will need to be patient and strong. We think that John wrote this book about
It is a letter that Jesus told John to write to Christians. At that time, things were very difficult for Christians. The
Jesus appeared to John, as in a special dream. Jesus also sent an
John wrote Revelation to 7
‘Revelation’ means ‘to show things that people could not see before’. This book describes many strange events. These events are difficult for us to understand. They are like pictures. They show us an idea of what will really happen. But Jesus wants us to think about these pictures. He wants us to understand as much as we can.
One day God will destroy this earth and this sky. He will make a new earth and a new sky. He will not let any bad people live there. But before that time, bad trouble will come to the whole world. Christians should be ready for things to be very difficult. Other people may do bad things to them. They will need to be strong. In many countries today, it is not easy to be a Christian.
But Jesus is the