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9412 heaven, worship and service in

9412 heaven, worship and service in

All in heaven engage continuously in the worship of God, while they perfectly carry out his will.

All heaven worships God

The multitude in heaven and the twenty-four elders Rev 19:6-7 See also Ne 9:6; Rev 4:6-11; Rev 7:11-12; Rev 11:16; Rev 22:8-9

The redeemed 1Pe 2:9 See also Isa 51:11; Rev 19:5-7

The angels Lk 2:13-14; Rev 5:11-12; Rev 7:11

God is worshipped in song Rev 15:2-3 See also Rev 14:3

Jesus Christ is worshipped in heaven Php 2:10-11 See also Da 7:14; Heb 1:6; Rev 5:8-14

All heaven serves God

God’s will is perfectly done in heaven Mt 6:10 See also Mt 12:50

The redeemed will serve God Rev 22:3 See also Rev 5:10; Rev 7:13-15

The redeemed will reign with Jesus Christ and share his authority Mt 19:28; Mt 25:34; 1Co 6:3; 2Ti 2:12; Heb 12:28; Rev 2:26-27; Rev 3:21; Rev 20:6

The divine service of angels

They have divine authority Rev 8:2; Rev 18:1; Rev 20:1

They serve Jesus Christ Mt 25:31; Mt 26:53; Lk 4:10; Lk 22:43; 2Th 1:7-8; Heb 1:6; 1Pe 3:22

They serve believers 1Ki 19:5-8; Mt 24:31; Heb 1:14

They serve by encouraging Ge 21:17; Lk 22:43; Ac 27:23-24

They serve by guarding Ex 14:19; 2Ki 6:15-17; Ps 91:11; Mt 18:10; Rev 7:2-3

They serve by instructing Ge 22:11,15; Zec 6:5; Mt 1:20; Mt 2:13; Mt 28:5-7; Lk 1:13,19; Ac 8:26; Ac 10:3-5

They serve by delivering believers in trouble Da 6:22; Ac 5:19; Ac 12:7

Their service is continuous Ge 28:12; Jn 1:51

See also

1175God, will of
2012Christ, authority
4110angels
7720elders in the church
7963song
8626worship, places
8664praise