FIFTH TRUMPET: Locusts
As seen in verse 12, the locusts are the first woe (sorrow), with two more to come. Demonic beings, are released from the bottomless pit that cause five months of torment.
In chapter 6, we read about the first six seals that were broken. Each seal revealed a sorrow that was permitted to happen in the seventieth week, the Jews’ last seven years before the Day of
Chapter 5 gives us an introduction to the seven seals. The seals give us an overview of the seventieth week of Daniel, the final seven years for the Jews before Christ’s return.
John is in the