Pergamum

by Sadan Gokovali

Publisher: Turistik Yayinlar in Istanbul

Written in English
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Statementby Sadan Gokovali.
The Physical Object
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The Lost Letters of Pergamum. Written by Bruce W. Longenecker Review by Nan Curnutt. This book is comprised of letters making up a fictional correspondence between Antipas, a character mentioned once as a martyr in the New Testament, and the writer of the Gospel of Luke. The Book of Revelation offers 2 possibilities for the location of Satan’s Throne, the Beast or False Prophet of Revelation According to Revelation the Beast is militarily dominate on planet earth. Pergamon Press Publisher - works / 1, ebooks Borrow Publishing History This is a chart to show the when this publisher published books. Message to Pergamum —Revelation The Revelation of Christ (Revelation ) >Seven Churches >Third Message, Pergamos. We continue with our study of the seven messages to the churches of Asia in Revelation chapters 2 and this lesson we look at the message to Pergamum, the compromising church (Revelation ). Remember that on a separate page there are common .

  Pergamum was an inland city located in western Asia Minor, first mentioned by Xenophon in his time with the Ten Thousand mercenaries in the service in of Cyrus the Younger about BC, but at this time it had not yet become a significant metropolis (Xenophon, Anabasis). Centuries later, after its growth and development into [ ]. Attalus III Philometor Euergetes (“Loving-his-mother Benefactor”), (born c. bc —died ), king of Pergamum from to bc who, by bequeathing his domains to Rome, ended the history of Pergamum as an independent political entity. He was the son of Eumenes II (reigned –) and nephew of Attalus II Philadelphus (reigned –). Little is known of his reign. Here’s an example from Pergamum: Why does God choose to use Balaam as his reference to the people of Pergamum? Because the book of Numbers provides the contextual (think remez) material for the lesson John is trying to teach. As we mentioned in our study of Jude and 2 Peter, Jewish tradition teaches that Balaam was the one who told Balak to Author: n. The city of Pergamum (Pergamos) had been the capital of the Roman province of Asia for two centuries after it's last king,Attalus III, bequeathed it to Rome in B.C. Pergamum was the chief center of cultural and intellectual life of the "Hellenistic" world. Christ says to the church that He knows where they dwell, "where Satan's seat is".

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The Message to Pergamum. The name calling continues in the next message. The city itself, Pergamum, once the center of a small kingdom, is here labeled a place where Satan has his throne, or where Satan lives (v. 13). One reason often suggested for this statement is that Pergamum housed a famous temple to Asklepius, the Greek god of healing, symbolized by the figure of a snake (Finegan ).

The people of Pergamum were known as the "Temple-keepers of Asia." The city had three temples dedicated to the worship of the Roman emperor, another for the goddess Athena, and the Great Altar of Zeus, the king of the Greek gods. Many scholars believe this altar is the “Throne of Satan” mentioned in the book of Revelation.

Pergamum was a center for the worship of Dionysus, Zeus, and other pagan gods. The message to the Pergamene church was from the Lord Jesus Christ, specifically addressed to the “angel” (or “messenger”) of the church: “And to the angel of the church in Pergamum write: ‘These are the words of him who has the sharp, double-edged sword.

For now, let’s open our Bibles to Revelation chapter 2. We’re going to be looking at verses 12 thro the letter to the church at Pergamos. In chapters 2 and 3 of the book of Revelation there are letters by the Lord Jesus written to seven churches. They were actual historical churches, churches that really did exist.

The Lost Letters of Pergamum is a superb insight into the evangelistic interactions of Pergamum book first century church.

Retold in contemporary language and style, the culture of Pergamum and the roman empire come alive in light of Christian history. All who read this book will be challenged to consider the seriousness of life with Christ/5().

Sharon Dow's second book, Pergamum: Satan's Throne, proves to be another eye-opening novel that dramatically portrays the power of God and the life-changing relationship one can experience with Jesus Christ.” –Jean Morby, host, Young at Heart Show on Faith FM Kitchener, Ontario, Canada; author, Rainy Day Activities and Hands of Gold5/5(3).

The city of Pergamum. Founded sometime prior to the Hellenistic Age, Pergamum or Pergamon was an important ancient Greek city, located in is now the site of the modern Turkish town, by the Attalid dynasty, the city rose to prominence as an administrative center under King Eumenes II of Pergamum, Pergamum book formed an alliance with the Roman Republic, severing ties with Country: Pergamon.

Pergamum: The Compromising Church Revelation he was a faithful witness of Jesus Christ and that he was martyred in Pergamum sometime before John’s writing of the Book of Revelation.

There is a church tradition that says Antipas was the Bishop of the church in Pergamum and had been ordained to that office by the Apostle John.

Pergamum is listed third of the ‘seven churches of Asia’ (Rev. ) and forms the third letter, an order which suits its position in geographical sequence. Pergamum was very wealthy, the center of emperor worship with many temples devoted to idolatry.

This was the place ‘where Satan’s throne is’ (Rev. Download PDF The Lost Letters Of Pergamum book full free. The Lost Letters Of Pergamum available for download and read online in other formats.

Tonight, we’re going to take a journey. We’re actually going to take a flight, and we’re going to originate this flight - we’re going to take off in the book of Leviticus, and we’re going to fly over.

The book is a fictional account of letters discovered in the city of Pergamum that once belonged to Antipas, the martyr mentioned in Revelation who died in Pergamum.

Longenecker’s Antipas was an aging Roman nobleman who in his younger days was a landowner of significance in Galilee and who spent most of his time in the cities of Tyre and Location: Grand Rapids.

Specific passages in Mark can be reflected upon based on the socio-historical, cultural, and political aspects of the setting described in Longenecker’s book. In The Lost Letters of Pergamum, readers see Euphemos and Antipas admonishing Luke against associating himself with Christians for they worship and follow a different lord than the.

Gordon Robertson takes an in-depth look at the ancient Greco-Roman city Pergamum called "the dwelling place of Satan" from the book of Revelation The. Book of Revelation On this episode of the book of Revelation, we are discussing the sin of the church of Pergamum, which was tolerating the Nicolaitans.

The Nicolaitans represented the clergy. PERGAMOS; PERGAMUM. pur'-ga-mos, or pur'-ga-mum (he Pergamos, or to Pergamon): 1. History: Pergamos, to which the ancient writers also gave the neuter form of the name, was a city of Mysia of the ancient Roman province of Asia, in the Caicus valley, 3 miles from.

The format of this book is letters of correspondence between a Roman citizen in Pergamum and another in Ephesus and eventually Luke, the writer of the gospel of Luke.

This format allows for thorough explanation of cultural events of the time as well as an analysis of 4/5. The Lost Letters of Pergamum is a fictional one, Antipas was a real character of the Bible mentioned in Revelationand it is likewise true that he was martyred for his Christian beliefs.

This book lends a beautiful example for modern Christians of what. The point is that the martyrdom of Antipas, prophesied to the church of Pergamum, can be seen as a type of the death of Universal Reconciliation, which was probably the most significant doctrinal controversy during the prophetic Pergamum era ().

Galen and Hippocrates Galen of Pergamum, left, with Hippocrates on the title page of Lipsiae (), a medical book by Georgii Heinrici Frommanni. National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland Building on earlier Hippocratic conceptions, Galen believed that human health requires an equilibrium between the four main bodily fluids, or humours.

Q. What is the doctrine of Balaam (and also of the Nicolaitans) in the book of Revelation. Jesus says in his letter to Pergamum, “But I have a few things against you, because you have there those who hold the doctrine of Balaam, who taught Balak to put a stumbling block before the children of Israel, to eat things sacrificed to idols, and to commit sexual immorality.”.

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Unlike most New Testament surveys, these textbook and audio sessions lead students to actually study the Bible. The book of Acts makes no mention of the founding of this church.

According to ActsPaul passed through the region of Mysia, where Pergamum was located, on his second missionary journey, but there is no record that Paul either preached the gospel or founded a church there during that time.

According to the ancient chronicler Pliny the Elder, the Library of Pergamum became so famous that it was considered to be in “keen competition” with the Library of Alexandria.

Both attempted to amass the most complete collection of texts, and they developed rival schools of thought and : Veronica Parkes. The mistakes of the Pergamum church are important lessons to all Christians who must struggle to keep their spiritual bal-ance in a darkened world.

- Holman Christian Study Bible This is described as the teaching of Balaam and the Nicolaitans (). Revelation’s use of the Balaam typology underscores the book’s reliance on Old Testament.

Pergamon, or Pergamum, sometimes referred to by the modern Greek form Pergamos, was a rich and powerful ancient Greek city in Mysia. It is located 26 kilometres from the modern coastline of the Aegean Sea on a promontory on the north side of the river Caicus and northwest of. proclaima%different%lord%than%the%Emperor%and%promote%a%different%empire%than%that% ofRome.%%They%frequently%stir%up%trouble%and%have%the%blame%for%ravaging%Rome,%the%.

Pergamum—“Where the Throne of Satan Is” THE opening chapters of the Bible book of Revelation contain seven messages that were sent to as many congregations in Asia Minor. Included in what the apostle John wrote to the congregation at Pergamum was the following: “I know where you are dwelling, that is, where the throne of Satan is; and.

Around BCE rulers of Pergamum (Pergamon; now Bergama in Turkey) founded a major library. Whether this was in competition with the Alexandrian Library, or just a worthy independent effort, remains the subject of project, and the vast buildings constructed for the purpose, is associated with the rule of king Eumenes Library of Pergamum supposedly containedPERGAMUM pûr’ gə məm (Πέργαμος, G).

Pergamum is located fifteen m. from the Aegean sea, with the hills around Smyrna and Lesbos in distant view, on a great humped hill that dominates the Caicus plain.

This eminence formed Pergamum’s first acropolis. Scholars like to debate the reasons for Jesus' warning to the church at Pergamum in the Book of Revelation. It's full of cryptic references to the "throne of Satan" and the teachings of the.Allow me to recommend The Lost Letters of Pergamum by Bruce Longenecker.

These “newly discovered letters” recount the period after Paul’s death while the church was in its infancy. We are allowed to read the “newly found” personal letters between Luke and Antipas. Buy a cheap copy of The Lost Letters of Pergamum: A Story book.

Transported two thousand years into the past, readers are introduced to Antipas, a Roman civic leader who has encountered the writings of the biblical author Luke. Free shipping over $/5(5).