Chapter 2

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9. Jews: Professing Christians who had turned back to hereditary religion (Phil. 3:22Beware of dogs, beware of evil workers, beware of the concision. (Philippians 3:2)).
10. Ten Days: A determinate period of suffering and persecution.
Fornication: Illicit commerce with the world.
17. Hidden Manna: The once humbled and rejected One known in heaven.
White Stone: Individual approbation by Christ.
20. Jezebel: Systematic allowance of worldliness, immorality and idolatry.
23. Death: Apostasy from God.
23. Reins and Hearts: Inward affections and thoughts.
27. Rod of Iron: Power of the kingdom.
28. Morning Star: Harbinger of day; Christ known as such by the saints now before the day comes.