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Verses of Revelation 8

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Revelation 8 Summary - Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary

R E V E L A T I O N.


CHAP. VIII.



      We have already seen what occurred upon opening six of the seals; we now come to the opening of the seventh, which introduced the sounding of the seven trumpets; and a direful scene now opens. Most expositors agree that the seven seals represent the interval between the apostle's time and the reign of Constantine, but that the seven trumpets are designed to represent the rise of antichrist, some time after the empire became Christian. In this chapter we have, I. The preface, or prelude, to the sounding of the trumpets, ver. 1-6. II. The sounding of four of the trumpets, ver. 7, &c.).

Verses of Revelation 8

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Consult other comments:

Revelation 8:0 - Barclay Daily Study Bible

Revelation 8:0 - Albert Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Revelation 8:0 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

Revelation 8:0 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

Revelation 8:0 - Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary

Revelation 8:0 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

Revelation 8:0 - Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer's New Testament Commentary

Revelation 8:0 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary