Tag: Revelation

  • Laodicea: The Wealthy and Lukewarm Church

    Laodicea was a city known for its wealth and opulence. The citizens of Laodicea were so wealthy that they refused financial assistance from Rome after an earthquake devastated the city in 61 AD, opting instead to rebuild the city from their own coffers. This city was a center for finance, medicine, and manufacturing, and it…

  • Exploring the Fascinating Origins of Philadelphia, the Youngest City in Revelation

    Philadelphia is a historic city located in modern-day Turkey, and it is often overlooked by tourists in favor of larger cities like Istanbul. However, this city has a rich and fascinating history that is worth exploring. According to the biblical book of Revelation, Philadelphia was one of the seven churches of Asia. It was founded…