Seven churches of asia map. They were to see meaning to pay attention to what god would show him and to write to record what he saw. The first use of the number 7 in the bible relates to the creation week in genesis 1. Click on a headline below to go to the related article or section. Smyrna is the second of seven churches in asia minor who receive a spiritual evaluation directly from god through jesus christ.
The seven churches of revelation also known as the seven churches of the apocalypse and the seven churches of asia are seven major churches of early christianity as mentioned in the new testament book of revelation. 2513 bc and was the capital of iudaea province 6132 and later palaestina prima. Regent seven seas cruises is a luxury cruise line which has specialized in a small ship all inclusive cruise experience since the merger of radisson cruises and seven seas cruises in 1992. In revelation 1 john the apostle sees the glorified christ in a vision.
Chart of old testament prophecies fulfilled by jesus. Central conferences were first established in the methodist episcopal church in asia india in 1885 and china in 1897 then in europe 1908 and in africa and latin america in the 1920s. The island of patmos is located in the mediterranean sea off the coast of asia minor modern turkey. Caesarea on the seacoast just northwest of jerusalem at first caesarea maritima then after 133 caesarea palaestina was built by herod the great c.
God spends six days creating the heavens and the earth and then rests on the seventh day. While on patmos john is given several prophetic visions by god.