In The Revelation of Jesus Christ, the apostle John sees an angel of the Lord raising his right hand like a witness under oath, announcing there is “no more delay.” The patience of God finally gives way to His wrath. The seventh trumpet is about to sound, unveiling something called “the mystery of God.”
The word “mystery” appears thirty-nine times in the Bible. Godliness, the gospel, marriage, the church, God’s will, and the Second Coming of Jesus Christ are some of the sacred secrets mentioned in Scripture. But what is the mystery of God?
Contained in this conundrum is the age-old problem of evil. When will Almighty God balance the scales and give evil, unrepentant people their due?