The second half of the throne room scene begins in Revelation chapter 5. If chapter 4 reminded us that God was in control of his world, chapter 5 answers the next logical question: if he is in control, what’s he going to do about all the injustice in the world? And the answer is – he’s already doing something about it. Let’s take a look.
This week we’ve been working our way through the throne room scene in Revelation 4 and 5. Yesterday, we learnt two things from the image of the slain-yet-victorious lamb:
- He is victorious: bringing justice for God’s people.
- He was slain for a purpose: the redemption of God’s people.
Today, we look at a third: