Mystery Babylon has long been a subject fascinating to students of prophecy. There are many suppositions as to what city this actually refers to, whether it will be a Babylon rebuilt or another city already in existence. Dr. McLain concludes that no matter the conclusion, it will not involve Mystery believers and only concerns Israel in the last days. Since it is an interesting subject, Dr. McLain is passing along his thoughts based on the scriptures as to the city and events surrounding it. He presented this study in January, 1987.
This study covers the subject of "Mystery Babylon" the great city and was given by Pastor McLain on January 4, 1987. The scripture text is found in Revelation 17:1-18 KJV: "1 And there came one of the seven angels which had the seven vials, and talked with me, saying unto me, Come hither; I will shew unto thee the judgment of the great whore that sitteth upon many waters: 2 With whom the kings of the earth have committed fornication, and the inhabitants of the earth have been made drunk with the wine of her fornication. 3 So he carried me away in the spirit into the wilderness: and I saw a woman sit upon a scarlet coloured beast, full of names of blasphemy, having seven heads and ten horns. 4 And the woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet colour, and decked with gold and precious stones and pearls, having a golden cup in her hand full of abominations and filthiness of her fornication: