Jesus opens the Seventh Seal
Jesus opens the seventh seal. Remember Jesus had just opened the other six seals on the scroll.
Jesus has a few verses ago, in Revelation 5:6, had been given the title of The Lamb that was Slain because he had died for mankind.
To emphasize that this action was very important, there was silence in heaven for about a half an hour.
The seven trumpet or seven bowl judgments are about to follow click on Next twice to see what the first trumpet is all about.
7th Seal opened by Jesus
1 When Jesus opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for a half an hour. 2 And I saw the seven angels who stand before God,and to them were given the seven trumpets.