How was the faithfulness of this church commended?
"I know thy works, and where thou dwells, even where Satan's seat is: and thou held fast My name, and
has not denied My faith, even in those days wherein Antipas was MY faithful martyr, who was slain
among you, where Satan dwells!' Verse 13.
NOTE - Antipas comes from two Latin words, anti, opposed to, and Papas, father, or pope, and
denotes a class of people who were opposed to papal rule. Regarding Pergamos, see note on page 60 of
How then do all become children of God?
What are some good fruits of proper child training?
How does Paul describe this dedication of the covenant?
11. Where did the apostle see this same company a little later, and what did they have in their foreheads?
When the church had received help from the state to this extent, what more did she demand?
How is their watch-care over God's people expressed?
How may the- lack of wisdom be supplied?
Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle