A Christian Empire –
A time when they reigned with Christ. The Byzantine Empire was the only Christian empire to last a thousand years. Its capital, Constantinople, has all the characteristics of Babylon the Great. No other city has them and can be found no more at all. It is a mystery and likely to remain so.
A Great City –
A beast that was, is not, and is yet to come. Constantinople can be found no more at all. It comes with two beasts. It started with the Roman Empire and ended with the Ottoman Empire a thousand years later.
A Whore –
A fit with history. Constantinople is Babylon the Great and Islam is the beast that hated the whore. It is a mystery and likely to remain so but the fit with history cannot be denied. It is fallen, is fallen, and can be found no more at all. It had merchants. It has many waters. It has seven mountains. No other city fits like Constantinople.
A Christian Empire
A reign with Christ and not of Christ not found in the bible. The Byzantine empire started by the rider of the white horse with a capital that can be found no more at all. All the pieces of the puzzle can be found here. 666, ten horns, seven heads, seven hills, five fallen kings, and two beasts consistent with Daniel’s four beasts.
A covenant between God and man. Constantine from the Aegean white sea is the rider of the white horse. He started a Christian empire that would last a thousand years. Its capital, Constantinople is a perfect fit for Babylon the Great. Can be found no more.
A Great City
A fallen city that can be found no more at all. Constantinople. A mystery and likely to remain so. No other city has all the characteristics: many waters, merchants, is fallen, mystery, and can be found no more at all. The capital of a Christian empire that lasted a thousand years. The Byzantine Empire. –