MOTHER: FROM in the beginning TO REVELATION
We here, at Key Word Bible Studies are studying the Key Word MOTHER, from the first mention to the final moment, we are putting the Key Word MOTHER, under a magnifying glass and boldly making one conclusion, for this day, this hour, this measure.
You may or may not be a MOTHER, but at some point in time, or maybe even now, you my dear, were birthed by a MOTHER, who was and or is also a WOMAN.
The Key Word MOTHER has a first mention in the beginning of Genesis, second chapter, verse number twenty-four. The final moment and mention is found in the Book of Revelation, chapter seventeen, verse number five.
Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh. Genesis 2:24
The word MOTHER is a high frequency Key Word used through out the King James Version of the Holy Word of God, with some two hundred and ninety-nine occasions recorded. The Book of Matthew records the most frequent use of the Key Word MOTHER with twenty-six occurrences recorded, while several other books of the Bible contained just one use of the Key Word MOTHER.
Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost. Matthew 1:18
The Strong's reference numbers for the Key Word Mother are: 517, 2859, 2545, 3384, 3994 and 282.
According to the Vine's Expository Dictionary of Biblical Words the Key Word MOTHER is used as 3384 (Greek) in reference to a natural relationship (Matthew 1:18) and figuratively in reference to one who takes the place of a mother. (Mark 3:34)
And he looked round about on them which sat about him, and said, Behold my mother and my brethren! Mark 3:34
Fortunately, the Key Word MOTHER has an additional meaning, for all of us who consider ourselves to be Christian. This additional, less popular meaning of the Key Word Mother, may have greater implications than the traditional every day meaning of the word Mother. Jerusalem, which is above is free as well as the MOTHER of all of us.
But Jerusalem which is above is free, which is the mother of us all. Galatians 4:26
Also, according to the Vine's Expository Dictionary of Biblical Words the Key Word MOTHER (3384) also means the metropolis, the mother-city, used allegorically as the seat of government as well as the place where the national characteristics are most fully expressed and symbolically of Babylon, which is the source of religious harlotry of mingling pagan rites and doctrines with Christianity.
This is where we are folks, family, friends and foes, this is where we live!
America, the Beautiful is liken to Babylon, this Mother's Day weekend.
Our national characteristics are most fully expressed, employed, demonstrated and fully displayed all across this land, formally known as The Land of The Free and The Home of the Brave. The great MOTHER of harlots is the final mention of the Key Word MOTHER in the Holy Word of God and note she is not just any MOTHER, she is The Great Mother.
The degree of deeds, the dwelling place of devils, demons and unclean spirts is addressed by the Lord God, who judged the Great Harlot in the Book of Revelation.
Hallelujah, The Lord God Almighty reigns!
And upon her forehead was a name written, Mystery, Babylon The Great, The Mother Of Harlots And Abominations Of The Earth. Rev 17:5
Thankfully, the Holy Word of God, gifts us with much hope and also states so much more than the Mystery of Babylon, The Mother of Harlots, if we read and study past the declaration, we learn and maybe even lament of the fallen nature of Babylon as we live and love toward The Coming of Christ.
Thankfully, the Holy Word of God, gives us with much hope, even in the mist of The Doom of Babylon, we have the victory of the lamb.
Thankfully, the Holy Word of God, grants us much hope with the Holy City of Jerusalem, where nothing unclean and no one who practices abomination and lying shall enter.