- In what respects are the ‘bowl’ judgments more severe than those of the seals and the trumpets? What was the reaction to them: (a) of men, and (b) of the dragon and his allies? Before such a prospect, what ground have we for hope, and what reason for watchful concern? With 16:15, cf. Matt.24:42-44.
- 16:16. ‘Armageddon’: meaning ‘the hill of Megiddo’; i.e., the plain of Megiddo, where many famous battles were fought (Judg. 5:19; 2 Chr. 35:22), and the hills around.