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Hello everyone! God Bless all. Is the Laodicean church the last one in the prophecy? I mean, is there another church after that?

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The Laudecean Church is not a visible church that we can visit and worship God inside. It is a symbolical church that represents the spiritual condition of the last day church- the Seventh- day Adventist Church.

Sense it is the 7th and the last church mentioned in Revelation, it is the last church before the coming of Jesus. We no longer expect another spiritual church after it. It's our spiritual condition that we worry about for that matters when Jesus claim His very own.
Excellent post Matthew!

Your brother in Christ,
Thank you very much for your comment. God bless us all!
You have to study the church is Zechariah 4, Source of study from Bible and SOP..We will notice that the Laodicean church is the last church with tares and wheat commingle together, yes the 7 churches are golden while the church is Zechariah 4 is all of gold. So if you notice the SDA has two phases or whatever you prefer to call it. The name Laodicea, compounded of the two Greek words lao and dekei, the one meaning "people," also "speak," the other meaning "judgment," the two in one meaning the people declaring judgment. The church therefore, which declares, "Fear God, and give glory to Him; for the hour of His judgment is come" (Rev. 14:7), is evidently the one called Laodicea. And it is almost as well known outside Seventh-day Adventist circles as within, that the Seventh-day Adventist church is endeavoring to carry the judgment message of Revelation 14:7, and is therefore unchallenged in her claim to the title, Laodicea.

The church of Christ on earth will be imperfect, but God does not destroy His church because of its imperfection. There have been and will be those who are filled with zeal not according to knowledge, who would purify the church, and uproot the tares from the midst of the wheat. But Christ has given special light as to how to deal with those who are erring, and with those who are unconverted in the church. There is to be no spasmodic, zealous, hasty action taken by church members in cutting off those they may think defective in character. Tares will appear among the wheat; but it would do more harm to weed out the tares, unless in God's appointed way, than to leave them alone. While the Lord brings into the church those who are truly converted, Satan at the same time brings persons who are not converted into its fellowship. While Christ is sowing the good seed, Satan is sowing the tares. There are two opposing influences continually exerted on the members of the church. One influence is working for the purification of the church, and the other for the corrupting of the people of God. {TM 46.1}

The net represents the gospel work up to the time of the purification of the church, for after the church has been purified, only such as "should be saved" will be granted membership: "Awake, awake; put on thy strength, O Zion, put on thy beautiful garments, O Jerusalem, the holy city: for henceforth there shall no more come into thee the uncircumcised and the unclean." Isa. 52:1.

This rousing alarm must sound before probation closes, for it could do no good afterwards, indeed could be but a mockery then. Neither could it apply to the time of the "Loud Cry," for the church is not then asleep and without the "beautiful garments:" "Only those," confirms the Spirit of Prophecy, "who have withstood and overcome temptation in the strength of the Mighty One will be permitted to act a part in proclaiming this message when it shall have swelled into the Loud Cry." -- Review and Herald, Nov. 19, 1908. "And in that day there shall be no more the Canaanite in the house of the Lord of hosts." Zech. 14:21.

So while the fainter cry is proclaimed by those who have, as well as by those who have not, overcome temptation, the Loud Cry is to be proclaimed only by those who have.

The church in Zechariah 4 is the second phase of the Laodicean church. "...While the investigative judgment is going forward in heaven,...there is to be a special work of purification, of putting away of sin, among God's people upon earth.... Then the church which our Lord at His coming is to receive to Himself will be 'a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing.' Then she will look forth as the morning, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, and terrible as an army with banners.' " "Clad in the armor of Christ's righteousness, the church is to enter upon her final conflict....she is to go forth into all the world, conquering and to conquer." -- The Great Controversy, p. 425; Prophets and Kings, p. 725

Refs for Zechariah 4, Eph. 2:20-22, GC 416, AA 595, Hag. 2:23, GC 267, lEV 23, JER 8:20, MAT 13,20,25,TM 46,65,188, 336,337,338, 509, 7T249.Isa. 66:15-20, 5T80, 211, 217,3T266
It is the last of the seven churches in Revelation 2 and 3. The word Laodicean means "a people judged". The LAST message to go out to the world is the 3 angels' message of which the first is "the hour of his judgment has come."
Another point to consider: The eschatological remnant church is the called the remnant because it is the last remaining people of God. The remnant is the last. Laodicea is the last. They are one of the same. Though the condition of the remnant is laodicean, it doesn't change the identity, for it still entrusted with the same message and mission.


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