Notice that God is calling out of Babylon those He calls “My people.” Jesus has His people, from all walks of life, within many religions and denominations including Roman Catholicism, that He is calling out.
The glory that fills the earth is the radiant light of God’s character of love. Therefore Revelation 18:1 is just a repeat of the first of the 3 angel’s messages found in Revelation 14:6-7, which is the “everlasting Gospel.”
We are now, presently living under the influence of the global system of End-Time Babylon. And while we may quickly, in a worship setting, claim loyalty to Christ and His Kingdom, what really has our loyalty and allegiance?
And while they went to buy, the bridegroom came, and those who were ready went in with him to the wedding; and the door was shut. “Afterward the other virgins came also, saying, ‘Lord, Lord, open to us!’
Then all those virgins arose and trimmed their lamps. And the foolish said to the wise, ‘Give us some of your oil, for our lamps are going out.’ But the wise answered, saying, ‘No, lest there should not be enough for us and you;
It was my wedding day just over 10 years ago and to everyones surprise, I was unusually calm. What added to my calm was the fact that both the bride and I had arrived with our parties early to the venue.