or, Religious declension. Its nature, indications, causes, consequences, and remedies. by David Everard Ford

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The Rise of Laodicea. The Rise of Laodicea is a Biblical Investigation, of sorts, that seeks to uncover the Prophetic Nature of the first three chapters of the book of Revelation. It seeks to uncover the “pre-history” that Christ was revealing about future Church History and . LAODICEA And unto the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write; These things saith the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God; (Revelation ) We now are approaching the age of Laodicea, the era when man, apart from God, attains the climax of his exaltation on the earth. Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, What thou seest, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia; unto Ephesus, and unto Smyrna, and unto Pergamos, and unto Thyatira, and unto Sardis, and unto Philadelphia, and unto Laodicea. Revelation | View whole chapter | See verse in context. The Church of Laodicea Revelation /22 In the book of Revelation John addresses the seven churches that are in Asia. He stating in chapter one and verse four, “Grace be unto you, and peace, from him which is, and which was, and which is to come;.

Laodicea: Why the World Is Not Yet Ready for the Second Coming. likes · 2 talking about this. Find out and realize the one and only end-time instruction God gave His people to fulfill what the Followers: B. Laodicea was a great center of banking and finance (Rev –21). 1. It was one of the wealthiest cities of the ancient world! 2. When Laodicea was destroyed by an earthquake in A.D. 60, they refused aid from the Roman empire and rebuilt the city from their own wealth. 3. “One of the most famous cities of Asia, Laodicea, was in the same. The People of The Opinion "Laodicea". Matt S AMTM September (opinion piece). Recently I have been hearing more about the Church of Laodicea, both from the scriptural perspective of the book of Revelation, and from historical and archaeological information on the city of Laodicea. I was both amused and curious to learn that Laodicea. May 23,  · To the Church of Laodicea. Last week we studied the Church of Philadelphia, an almost perfect church. Today we will look at the last church of the seven churches of the Book of Revelation and the most despised of the seven churches/5().

The seventh and last study about the seven churches of Revelation is concerning the letter to the church at Laodicea. To the Church in Laodicea - Revelation ..'And unto the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write; These things saith the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God; I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou. Christ introduced himself to the church at Laodicea as “the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God’s creation” (). These titles were not taken from the description of Christ in chapter 1. Neither do they have any parallels in the final chapters. However, the ideas in the names are implicit to the book of Revelation as a. “Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, What thou seest, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia; unto Ephesus, and unto Smyrna, and unto Pergamos, and unto Thyatira, and unto Sardis, and unto Philadelphia, and unto Laodicea. King James Version (KJV).

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The Epistle to the Laodiceans is a lost (although witnessed in Codex Fuldensis) letter of Paul the Apostle, the original existence of which is inferred from an instruction to the congregation in Colossae to send their letter to the believing community in Laodicea, and likewise obtain a copy of the letter "from Laodicea" (Greek: ἐκ Λαοδικείας, ek Laodikeas).

Laodicea was a wealthy city in western Turkey that flourished for centuries. Why does the author of the Book of Revelation call the church of Laodicea “lukewarm”—neither hot nor cold. Recent excavations at the site might provide the answer. Laodicea on the Lycus (Greek: Λαοδίκεια πρὸς τοῦ Λύκου; Latin: Laodicea ad Lycum, also transliterated as Laodiceia or Laodikeia) (modern Turkish: Laodikeia) was an ancient city built on the river Lycus (Çürüksu).

It was located in the Hellenistic regions of Caria and Lydia, which later became the Roman Province of Phrygia anwalt-sbg.comnates: 37°50′09″N 29°06′27″E / °N. Jan 02,  · Question: "What was Jesus’ message to the church in Laodicea in Revelation?" Answer: The seventh and final letter to the churches of ancient Asia Minor is to the church in the city of Laodicea.

This last message is found in Revelation Laodicea was a wealthy, industrious city in the province of Phrygia in the Lycos Valley. To the Church in Laodicea - “To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God’s creation.

I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either one or the other. So, because you are lukewarm—neither hot nor cold—I am about to spit you out of my mouth.

You say, ‘I am rich; I have. In chapter 5 of his book De Viris Illustribus Jerome writes, “Legunt quidam et ad Laodicenses, sed ab omnibus exploditur.” (Certain persons read also an epistle to the Laodiceans, but it is rejected by all.) 2.

Information on the Epistle to the Laodiceans. Wilhelm Schneemelcher writes of the references to a text of this name, "in the Muratori Canon (cf. vol. I, p. 36) two Marcionite forgeries, an epistle to the Laodiceans and one to the Alexandrians, Laodicea book mentioned and rejected. (Colosse and Laodicea are less than fifteen miles apart.) In the list of 27 books of the New Testament there are 14 Pauline Epistles, that to the Hebrews being last, with the book of Acts coming immediately before the Revelation of John.

The Epistle to the Laodiceans is noteably absent. Feb 01,  · Winds of Evil (Book One of The Laodicea Chronicles) [Sharon K. Gilbert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. What would you do if your town was infested with demons. Eden, Indiana. When Katherine Adamson returns to her idyllic hometown/5(13).

The Laodicean Church was a Christian community established in the ancient city of Laodicea (on the river Lycus, in the Roman province of Asia, and one of the early centers of Christianity).The church was established in the Apostolic Age, the earliest period of Christianity, and is probably best known for being one of the Seven churches of Asia addressed by name in the Book of Revelation (Rev.

Laodicea (WebBible Encyclopedia, Briefly describes the location of the city, in addition to the basic historical facts about the site. Laodicea (Pilgrim Tours). Compiles the texts of several Bible dictionary and encyclopedia articles on the city. Laodicea (The Catholic Encyclopedia).

Lends cultural understanding to life. Churches In The Lycus River Valley In Turkey The Church at Laodicea in Asia Minor by David Padfield. Laodicea was the chief city of the Lycus River Valley region. The full name of the city was Laodicea ad Lyceum (Laodicea on the Lycus).

The city was originally known as Diospolis ("the City of Zeus"). May 27,  · The Dilemma of Laodicea and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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WHAT WAS “THE EPISTLE FROM LAODICEA?” by Shawn Brasseaux Colossians says: “And when this epistle is read among you, cause that it be read also in the church of the Laodiceans; and that ye likewise read the epistle from Laodicea.” What was “the epistle from Laodicea?” A missing Bible Book—that is, one of the.

Laodicea. The city of this name mentioned in Scripture lay on the confines of Phrygia and Lydia, about 40 miles east of Ephesus (Revelation ), on the banks of the was originally called Diospolis and then Rhoas, but afterwards Laodicea, from Laodice, the wife of Antiochus II., king of Syria, who rebuilt it.

Laodicea receives passing mention in the epistle to the Colossians and is one of the Seven churches of Asia mentioned in the Book of Revelation. The Laodicean Church had probably been founded by the Colossian Epaphras, who shared the care of it with Nymphas, in. Laodicea, located at the junction of several important trade routes, is 77 kilometers (48 miles) from Philadelphia (Alasehir) and kilometers (96 miles) from Ephesus.

A round trip visit to all the seven churches of Revelation, starting at Laodicea, would be kilometers or miles. The heart of the author’s explanations can be found in the title of his book.

Laodicea is a city that contained one of the seven churches addressed in Revelation. The church of Laodicea is emblematic of mankind’s erroneous choice in the mixing of New Covenant (faith) and Old Covenant (law) teachings. Jan 02,  · Question: "What happened at the Council of Laodicea?" city of Laodicea is in the southwestern part of modern-day Turkey and is mentioned as one of the seven churches of the book of Revelation (Revelation –15).

The Council of Laodicea produced sixty rulings, or canons, covering a broad range of topics. LAODICEANS, EPISTLE TO THE. la-od-i-se'-anz, (en te Laodikeon ekklesia The only other alternative is that "the epistle from Laodicea" is an epistle to the Laodiceans from Paul himself, which he directs the Colossians to procure from Laodicea.

There seems to be not only a high degree of probability, but proof, that the epistle from Laodicea. Colossians When this letter has been read among you, cause it to be read also in the assembly of the Laodiceans; and that you also read the letter from Laodicea.

Revelation saying, " What you see, write in a book and send to the seven assemblies: to Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, and to Laodicea.".

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Please, get my book, The Rise of Laodicea - and seeFollowers: And when this epistle is read among you, cause that it be read also in the church of the Laodiceans; and that ye likewise read the epistle from Laodicea. (Col ) Many have wondered to what Paul is referring when he instructs the Colossians to read the epistle from Laodicea.

Laodicea means, “judged” or “judging by the people.” The implication is that in this church, men’s opinions are exalted above God’s, resulting in a people lukewarm to Him. There is nothing more offensive in any relationship than indifference. Dec 21,  · The archaeological site of Laodikya (Laodicea) is located about 6 kilometres north of Denizli.

Laodicea is a very ancient city, but the city layout and the monuments that can be seen today date back to the period in which Laodicea was a Roman city, i.e.

from BC onwards/5(). Chapter 3: Letters to Sardis, Philadelphia, and Laodicea "1 And unto the angel of the church in Sardis write; These things saith He that hath the Seven Spirits of God, and the seven stars; I know thy works, that thou hast a name that thou livest, and art dead." The fifth of the Seven Churches was Sardis, which was 50 miles inland from the Aegean Sea and due east of Thyatira (modern Izmur).

Jan 20,  · Laodicea was known as a place where the water supply, which came to the town through six miles of aqueduct, was neither hot nor cold, which is how Jesus described that city’s church. Lukewarm water is an emetic, which is a nice way of saying it makes you vomit.

So Laodicea had a monopoly in textiles, a world-renowned medical industry, and a prosperous financial center. Writers of the ancient world speak openly of their envy of Laodicean wealth.

Record after record attests to their status. Their one weakness was the water supply. Water had to be piped in to Laodicea. Laodicea, the ancient name of several cities of western Asia, mostly founded or rebuilt in the 3rd century bc by rulers of the Seleucid dynasty, and named after Laodice, the mother of Seleucus I Nicator, or after Laodice, daughter (or possibly niece) of Antiochus I Soter and wife of Antiochus II.

Sep 08,  · Laodicea: The Lukewarm Church, Part 2 Revelation –22 April 12, Message to Sardis 3 “To the angel of the church in Sardis write: He who. May 31,  · The Synod of Laodicea met at that place called Laodicea in Phrygia Pacatiana, now found in modern Turkey.

It is agreed by most scholars that the Synod met in the year A.D. Canons Canon 1. It is right, according to the ecclesiastic.Robert Baral*EPISTLES*paper-On The Lukewarm Church at Laodicea*2/03/ AD*page 5 I.

THE HISTORICAL CHURCH SITUATION REVELATION is the only “book of apocalyptic literature” in the New Testament, the title of which means “’unveiling’ or ‘disclosure’ of hidden things known only to GOD.”.This age is the Age of Laodicea, the last of the “church” ages described in Revelation.

It represents the “church” of our own time. The Covenants and Promises were made to the children of Jacob. It is one book about the man Adam (by definition), with the Spirit of Elohiym (God) breathed into him, our forefather of the flesh, down.