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A Full Description of Heaven

A Full Description of Heaven by Chris Hooten

Rev 21

I.                The Wonderful Things of Heaven   Vs 1-7

  1. The New Heaven and The New Earth
  2. The First Heaven and the First Earth passed away.
  3. Jesus said they would in Mt 24:35
  4. Peter said they would be melted with fervent heat.

1 Pet 3:10

  1. There was no more sea Rev 4:6. There is no distance between God and

His people.

  1. The Holy City of Jerusalem
  2. This is the people of that city. A description of the church, the people of God.
  3. They came down out of heaven as a bride adorned for her husband.
  4. This emphasizes a prepared people.
  5. A Great Voice Out Of Heaven
  6. The Tabernacle (tent) of God is with men.
  7. He will dwell with them.
  8. They shall be his Peoples, God himself will dwell with them and be their God.
  9. God shall wipe all tears from their eyes.
  10. There shall be no more death
  11. Neither sorrow or crying
  12. Neither shall there be any more pain.
  13. For  the former things are passed away
  14. God Said, I make all things new
  15. Kainos- new in character
  16. New covenant 2 Cor 3:6, Heb 8:8, 13; 9:15, 12:24
  17. New commandment Jn 13:34
  18. New creatures 2 Cor 5:17, Gal 6:15; Eph 4:24, Col 3:10
  19. A New and living way Heb 10:20
  20. We can know these things for sure and certain. “Write:  for these things

are true and faithful.

  1. It is done, They are done!
  2. The Nature of God
  3. I am Alpha and Omega
  4. The beginning and the end
  5. I will give unto him of the fountain of the water of life freely.
  6. He that overcomes (conquers) shall inherit all things.
  7. I will be his God, and he shall be my Son.
  8. Those Not Going To Heaven
  9. Those who engage in the Works of the Flesh Gal 5:19-21
  10. Fearful, unbelieving, abominable (idolatry, Prv 6:16-19),

Murderers, Sexually immoral, people worshipping idols,

all liars.

  1. They have their part in the lake that burns with fire and brimstone this is

second death.

  1. Those that Do the Will of God Mt 7:21-23, Rev 22:14

 

  • The Description of Heaven
  1. The Holy Jerusalem Descends out of Heaven
  2. The glory of God radiants from her.
  3. Her light was like a jasper stone clear as crystal.
  4. Great high wall around it with twelve gates.
  5. Twelve names written which are the twelve tribes of Israel.
  6. The wall of the city had twelve foundations and in them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.
  7. The angel had a measuring reed to measure the city, the gates, and the walls.
  8. The city is foursquare 12,000 stadia or 1500 miles long on each side.

4, 12,  10 x 10x 10  complete perfection Holy of Holies was a cube.

  1. The length, height, and breadth are all the same.
  2. The height of the wall is 144 cubits or   262 ft.

12 x 12

  1. The building of the wall was of jasper and the city was pure gold clear

like as to glass.

  • The foundations of theWall

All manner of precious stones

  1. Jasper   Sapphire  3.  Chalcedony 4.  Emerald 5. Sardonyx
  2. sardius 7. Chrysolyte 8. Beryl  9 topaz  10.  Chrysoprasus
  3. Jacinth  12  Amethyst
  4. The twelve gates were twelve pearts.
  5. The street of the city was pure gold as transparent as glass.
  6. The Presence of God
  7. There was no temple because The Lord God Almighty and the Lamb are the

temple of it.

  1. The Glory of God and the Lamb lightens it.
  2. Nations of the saved walk in it’s light.
  3. The kings of the earth bring their glory and honor to it.
  4. It dwells in safety it’s gates never being shut because there is no

night there.

  1. Nothing that defiles will enter into it. No one who lies or makes

Abomination.

  1. Only those whose name is written in the book of life.