Revelation, Lesson Forty-one

Day 6 of Week Six

Scripture for today 11:8-10

8Their bodies will lie in the street of the great city, which is figuratively called Sodom and Egypt, where also their Lord was crucified.

9For three and a half days men from every people, tribe, language and nation will gaze on their bodies and refuse them burial.

10The inhabitants of the earth will gloat over them and will celebrate by sending each other gifts, because these two prophets had tormented those who live on the earth.

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Study Questions for
Lesson Forty-one

1. How is “the great city” characterized when it is called Sodom and Egypt?

2. What, actually, is “the great city”?

3. What is meant by the bodies of the two witnesses will be left unburied in the street of the great city?

4. What is one of the consequences when the church is truly faithful?

5. What attitude about minorities must we guard against when we are seeking to defend them against prejudice and discrimination?

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When you have finished answering these questions, compare them with the ones at answers.

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