Tested in Smyrna

The church at Smyrna is the only congregation where John mentions imprisonment for believers.  To be sure, the imprisonment of believers is not only associated in the New Testament with saints who live in Roman Asia.  In Acts (5:21-23; 16:23; 23:18), Hebrews (10:34; 13:3), and the Pauline letters, the Apostles (2 Cor. 6:5; 11:23), Pauline … Continue reading Tested in Smyrna