It was in the island of Patmos(Rev 1:9), a divine island situated in the east of Greece when Christ said unto the apostle John, the son of Zebede (Mark 3:17), "write, therefore, what you have seen, what is now and what will take place later.
John the apostle sent seven letters to seven genuine churches that existed at the time he authored the book of Revelation. These churches are mentioned in Revelation 2—3 as Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, and Laodicea. All of these cities were all in modern - day turkey, near the island of Patmos, from which John wrote Revelation.
(Opinion) Stop doing It; An Angel warned Apostle John against it While in spirit on the Island of Patmos, Apostle John did something that an angel rebuked him about. It is a lesson for us today to beware less we fall into errors unknowingly. Hero-worship and idolization have become prominent practice in Christianity in recent times.
When we read from the book of verses 2 Timothy Chapter 4:9- We find one of apostle Paul's letters to Timothy written during his time in prison in the Island of Patmos. As you'd know, Paul and John amongst other apostles of Christ were exiled in Rome and the in Island of Patmos located somewhere in Greece for preaching the word of God. In this letter, apostle Paul complains about a whole bunch of things including but limited to the betrayal by his friends, about being abandoned and not having anyone to giv
"In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God" (John 1:1). If John the apostle's goal is to prove that Jesus is the Son of God and that everyone who believe in Him will have eternal life, then the text under review effectively accomplishes that goal.