The seal, according to Wright is for “rescue,” so Christians would be “spared the suffering,” and “not be killed in the violent judgment.”
letter to Smyrna: “Don’t be afraid of what you are about to suffer.” “You will have ten days of affliction.”
letter to Philadelphia: “… I will keep you from the time of trial that is going to come upon the whole world.”
I’d have been packing my bags and moving to Philly.
I’m looking forward to not being frustrated by this book for another 38 years.