The Revelation of Jesus Christ


This lesson has been prepared by
Pastor Ralph H. Flynn

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Read Revelation Chapter 2:8-11
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Lesson 5
Dear Church In Smyrna


I. Unto the _____________ of the church of __________________
write: These things saith the __________ and the ________
which ______ __________ , and _____ ___________ .

II. Smyrna is the ___________________ church.

III. Its name derives from its trade in the herb ___________ , which was widely used as an anesthetic and embalming substance. The Greek word “smurna” is found in
(1) ________________________
(2) ________________________
(3) ________________________

IV. The Christians were caught between the ____________ and the
and the _______________ . Their stores were _______________
they were not permitted to ________________ ; they could not get _________________ .

V. In A.D. 155, __________________ was brought before the authorities and given the choice of worshipping ________________ or be put to _________________ .

VI. Polycarp said, “ Eighty and six years have I ________________
Him, and He _______________ did me _______________ . How then can I blaspheme my _____________ and _______________?”

VII. I know thy _____________ , and _____________________ ,
and _____________________ , (but thou art _____________ )

VIII. Be thou ____________________ unto death, and I will give thee a ________________ of _________ (2:10).

IX. To the Christian who __________ the victory, to the one who is
____________________ , the ____________ promises not merely a crown of beauty and honor but a ________________ of ______________.

X. “Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the _________ of _____ which the Lord hath promised to them that love him.” James 1:12

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