Prologue, greeting, and initial vision of the Risen and exalted Christ (Rev 1:1–20)
I. What is happening: Christ’s messages to the seven churches (Rev 2:1–3:22);
II. What will happen afterwards (or the second vision): (Rev 4:1–22:11);
Epilogue and greeting (Rev 22:12–21)
1. Opening of the First Six Seals (6:1–17) 2. God’s People before and after the Great Tribulation (7:1–17) 3. The Seventh Seal: Six Warning Trumpets (8:1–9:21)
1. The Seventh Trumpet, Worship, and Appearance of the Ark of the Covenant (11:14–19) 2. Background: The Woman, the Dragon, and the Male Child (12:1–18) 3. The Two Beasts (13:1–18) 4. The Companions of the Lamb (14:1–5) 5. Three Angel Heralds and the Eternal Gospel (14:6–13) 6. The Harvesting of the Earth (14:14–20)
1. Revelation of the Harlot and the Beast; Judgment of Babylon (17:1–19:10) 2. Visions of the Victory of Christ and of God (19:11–21:8) a. Victory of Christ over the Beast, the False Prophet, and Their Army (19:11–21) b. The Thousand-Year Reign and God’s Victory over Satan (20:1–10) c. Final Judgment of the Dead and of Death (20:11–15) d. New Heaven, New Earth, New Jerusalem (21:1–8) 3. Revelation of the Bride of the Lamb, the New Jerusalem (21:9-22:11).