The Revelation Chapter 19
Ancient Jewish Wedding
Step 1: Selection of the Bride
John 15:16, Jesus said, “You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you
that you should go and bear fruit and that your fruit should remain.”
Step 2: Price of the Bride
Step 3: Betrothal/Ketubah
Step 4: The Bride's Consent
Step 5: The Cup of the Covenant
Step 6: Gifts for the Bride
Step 7: Mikvah
Step 8: Departure of the Groom
Step 9: The Consecrated Bride
1 Corinthians 7:23 says, "We were bought at a price, so do not become slaves of men."
(Jeremiah 31:31-34) Behold ...a new covenant.....
Genesis 24:57 and 58, Rebekah was asked, concerning Isaac: “Will you go with this
man?”. She said, “I will go.” She gave her consent — her “I do.”
Luke 22:20, Jesus said, “This cup is the New Covenant in my blood, which is shed for
Romans 12:6 Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, ....
Mark 16:16 reads, “He who believes and is baptized (goes to the mikvah) will be saved; but he who does not believe, will be condemned.”
John 14:2: “I go to prepare a place for you.”
2 Peter 3:3,4 reads: "Scoffers will come in the last days, walking according to their own
lusts, and saying, 'Where is the promise of His coming?'”
Step 10: Return of the Bridegroom
Step 11: The Chuppah
1 Thessalonians 4:16-18: "For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of an archangel, and with the trumpet of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. Then we who are alive and remain, shall be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And thus we shall always be with the Lord. Therefore, comfort one another with these words
Isaiah 26:20-21 tells us of this time: "Come my people, enter our chambers and shut the
door behind you, hide yourself as it were, for a little moment until the indignation is past.
For behold the Lord comes out of His place to punish the inhabitants of the earth for their iniquity."
Step 12: The Marriage Supper
Revelation 19:6-9: "And I heard, as it were, the voice of a great multitude, as the sound
of many waters and as the sound of mighty thunderings, saying, 'Alleluia! For the Lord
God Omnipotent reigns! Let us be glad and rejoice and give Him glory, for the marriage
of the Lamb has come, and His wife has made herself ready. And to her it was granted
to be arrayed in fine linen, clean and bright, for the fine linen is the righteous acts of
the saints.' Then he said to me, Write: ‘Blessed are those who are called to the Marriage Supper of the Lamb!' And he said to me 'These are the true sayings of God.'"