This lecture is an overview of the vision of the throne and the coming of the Lamb. We focus on the overall structure of the text and its meaning without delving too much into specific details.
The purpose here is to understand the reason that led Saint John to go up to Heaven. Did he go "in the Spirit?" What the seemingly strange vision of the throne means and the presence of the Lion of Judah who appears as a "Lamb standing as though slain."?
What is the meaning of the sea of crystal?
What is the relationship between computers and angels?
Why do we use incense at Mass and what does incense have to do with our daily lives?
Are Catholics called to whine or reign; and if to reign, then how?