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90 Descriptions of Jesus in Revelation

There are 24 distinct descriptions in Revelation 1, 18 descriptions in Revelation 2-3,​ totaling 42​. Since 12 are repeated there are 30 unique descriptions of Jesus in these first three chapters of Revelation. There are ​90 descriptions​ of Jesus in the entire book of Revelation.

  • Jesus (Rev. 1:5)
  • Christ (Rev. 1:5)
  • Faithful and true witness (Rev. 1:5; 3:7, 14)
  • Firstborn from the dead (Rev. 1:5) similar to “the First” (Rev. 1:11, 17; 2:8; 22:13)
  • Ruler of the kings of the earth (Rev. 1:5) similar to King of kings (Rev. 19:16)
  • Him who loved us and washed us and made us kings and priests (Rev. 1:5-6)
  • He is coming with clouds (Rev. 1:7; Rev 3:11) 
  • Loud voice, as of a trumpet (Rev. 1:10) =
  • His voice as the sound of many waters (Rev. 1:15)
  • I am the Alpha (Rev. 1:11; 22:13)
  • I am the Omega (Rev. 1:11; 22:13)
  • I am the First (Rev. 1:11, 17; 2:8; 22:13)
  • I am the Last (Rev. 1:11, 17; 2:8; 22:13)
  • In the midst of the seven lampstands (Rev. 1:13; 2:1)
  • Son of Man (Rev. 1:13) Dan. 7:13-14
  • Garment to the feet (high priest) and girded about the chest with a golden band (Rev. 1:13)
  • His head and hair were white like wool, as white as snow (Rev. 1:14)
  • His eyes like a flame of fire (Rev. 1:14; 2:18)
  • His feet were like fine brass, as if refined in a furnace (Rev. 1:15; 2:18)
  • He had in His right hand seven stars (Rev. 1:16, 20; 2:1; 3:1)
  • Out of His mouth went a sharp two-edged sword (Rev. 1:16; 2:12)
  • His countenance was like the sun shining in its strength (Rev. 1:16)
  • I am He who lives, and was dead, and behold, I am alive forevermore. (Rev. 1:18; 2:8)
  • He has the keys of the kingdom: I have the keys of Hades and of Death (Rev. 1:18; 3:7)
  • Who holds the 7 stars in His right hand (Rev. 2:1; 3:1)
  • Who walks in the midst of the 7 golden lampstands (Rev. 2:1)
  • The First (Rev. 2:8)
  • The Last (Rev. 2:8)
  • Who was dead and came to life (Rev. 2:8)
  • He who has the sharp two-edged sword (Rev. 2:12, 16) (also Rev. 1:16; 19:15, 21)
  • Eyes like a flame of fire (Rev. 2:18)
  • Feet like fine brass (Rev. 2:18)
  • Has the seven Spirits of God (Rev. 3:1)
  • He has the key of David (Rev. 3:7)
  • The Faithful Witness (Rev. 3:14)
  • The Beginning of the creation of God (Rev. 3:14)
  • The Son of God (Rev. 2:18)
  • I will come upon you as a thief (Rev. 3:3)
  • I am coming quickly (Rev 3:11)
  • The True Witness (Rev. 3:7, 14)
  • The Amen (Rev. 3:14)
  • He who is holy (Rev. 3:7) 
  • The Lion of the tribe of Judah (Rev. 5:5) 
  • The Root of David (Rev. 5:5)
  • A Lamb having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God (Rev. 5:6) 
  • A male Child who was to rule all nations with a rod of iron (Rev. 12:5)
  • The Lamb slain from the foundation of the world (Rev. 13:8)
  • A Lamb standing on Mount Zion…with 144,000 saints (Rev. 14:1)
  • On the cloud sat One like the Son of Man with a golden crown (Rev. 14:14-16)
  • He thrust in His sickle on the earth, and the earth was reaped (Rev. 14:16)
  • The Lord God Omnipotent reigns (Rev. 19:6) =
  • The marriage of the Lamb has come (Rev. 19:7): =
  • Behold, a white horse...and He who sat on him (Rev. 19:11):
  • Called Faithful and True (Rev. 19:11)
  • In righteousness He judges and makes war (Rev. 19:11) 
  • His eyes were like a flame of fire (Rev. 19:12)
  • He had a name that no one knew except Himself (Rev. 19:12)
  • He was clothed with a robe dipped in blood (Rev. 19:13)
  • His name is called The Word of God (Rev. 19:13)
  • Many crowns on His head as King of the saints and King of kings (Rev. 19:12, 16; 15:3)
  • I am the Beginning and the End (Rev. 22:13 is listed in Rev. 3:14)
  • I am the Root of David and the Offspring of David (Rev. 22:16)
  • I am the Bright Star and the Morning Star (Rev. 22:16)


**Mike Bickle’s study notes helped comprise this summary

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