Revelation 3:7

Overview - Revelation 3
The angel of the church of Sardis is reproved;
exhorted to repent, and threatened if he do not repent.
The angel of the church of Philadelphia,
10 is approved for his diligence and patience;
15 the angel of Laodicea rebuked for being neither hot nor cold,
19 and admonished to be more zealous.
20 Christ stands at the door and knocks.
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Revelation 3:7  (King James Version)
And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write; These things saith he that is holy, he that is true, he that hath the key of David, he that openeth, and no man shutteth; and shutteth, and no man openeth;
 


to the
1:11 2:1

Philadelphia
Philadelphia, so called for its founder, Attalus Philadelphus, still exists in the town called Allahshehr, "the city of God," "a column in a scene of ruins." It is situated on the slopes
of three or four hills, the roots of mount Tmolus, by the river Cogamus, twenty seven miles E S. E. from Sardis, about long
28 ; degrees 40', lat. 38 ; degrees 23'. The number of houses is said to be about Revelation 3:3 Revelation 3:000 ; of which 250 ; are Greek, the rest Turkish; and the Christians have twenty-five places of worship, five of them large and regular churches, a resident bishop, and twenty inferior clergy.

he that is holy
4:8 6:10 Psalms 16:10 ; 89:18 145:17 Isaiah 6:3 ; 30:11 Isaiah 41:14 Isaiah 41:16 Isaiah 41:20 47:4
Isaiah 48:17 ; 49:7 54:5 55:5 Mark 1:24 ; Luke 4:34 ; Acts 3:14

he that is true
14 ; 1:5 6:10 15:3 16:7 Revelation 19:2 Revelation 19:11 21:5 Matthew 24:35 ; John 14:6 ; 1 John 5:20

the key
1:18 Isaiah 22:22 ; Luke 1:32

he that openeth
Revelation 5:3-5 Revelation 5:9 Job 11:10 ; 12:14 Matthew 16:19
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