He that has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit said to the churches.
I. THAT THERE ARE CERTAIN GREAT MORAL ELEMENTS BY WHICH ALONE WE CAN DETERMINE THE CHARACTER OF INDIVIDUALS OR OF COMMUNITIES.
II. THAT IN PROPORTION TO THE DEPTH AND VITALITY OF HOLY CHARACTER WILL BE THE STRUGGLE WITH ERROR AND WITH EVIL.
III. THAT THE REWARDS AND HONOURS OF THE HEAVENLY STATE WILL BE DETERMINED BY THE STRUGGLES AND THE CONQUESTS OF EARTH.
(R. Ferguson, LL. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches.