21. To what extent is the apostasy, or fall, of modern Babylon, the mother, and of her daughters, to be carried?


"And after these things I saw another angel come down from, heaven, having great power; and the earth
was lightened with his glory. And he cried mightily with a strong voice, saying, Babylon the great is fallen,
is fallen, and is become the habitation of devils, and the hold of every foul spirit, and a cage of every
unclean and hateful bird. For all nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her fornication, and the
kings of the earth have committed fornication with her, and the merchants of the earth are waxed rich
through the abundance of her delicacies." Rev. 18: 1-3.
NOTE - In the largest sense, Babylon includes all false religions---all apostasy. The gospel
message announcing her final overthrow should be a cause of rejoicing to every lover of truth and

By what name are the sacred writings of the Bible commonly known?
What prophetic declaration foretold this truth?
What does he find who follows after righteousness?
How universal is the worship of this power to become?
22. What did Augustine, the father of this theocratical or church-and-state theory, teach concerning it?
What scriptures show that Christ's coming will be a time of reward?
To whom must one belong in order to be Abraham's seed?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle