Revelation of God

Revelation is how God makes Himself known to us, His Creation. Without His divine revelation we would not know God’s Presence, His thoughts, or His mysteries revealed. We need revelation to unlock Holy scriptures and what the Holy Spirit whispers to our hearts.


How does God give us revelation?


His revelations come through His Holy Spirit that lives in each one of us. It’s His form of communicating with us on a deeper, spiritual level daily.


How to receive revelation:


  1. Become like a child: Humble yourself and be teachable, like a child. If your heart and mind are not open to receive, revelation from God becomes harder to gain.


  1. Obey the will of God: Obedience, or a surrendered heart, attracts revelation. By doing God’s will, you are delighting in the Lord. When you delight in Him, He will give you the desires of your heart.


  1. Become God’s friend: Treat God like your friend. Friends share secrets and trust one another deeply. When you have that kind of relationship with the Lord, you will begin to experience revelation from God.


  1. Have a moldable heart: God builds upon that which is willing to be constructed upon. If you keep your heart open to learn, God will pour out and share His secrets.


  1. Live in faith: Ask God to increase your faith to receive revelation. We need to have faith in that when we ask, God will be faithful to give.



Prayer to Receive God’s Revelation

Dear Lord Jesus,

I humbly come before you and ask that you reveal your hidden mysteries to me today. I want to know the depths of your Word & Presence. Take me deeper. Open my heart and take my faith higher in you. Lord, I submit myself to your daily revelations.


Show me today, Lord Jesus, what is going on in my life around me. Reveal the hidden and secret things. Show me more than what I know. Show me what you know! In Jesus Mighty name. Amen.



Scriptures about Revelation

Daniel 2:28

“But there is a God in heaven who reveals mysteries. He has shown King Nebuchadnezzar what will happen in days to come. Your dream and the visions that passed through your mind as you were lying in bed are these.”


Daniel 2:22

“He reveals deep and hidden things; he knows what lies in darkness, and light dwells with him.”


Matthew 13:35

“I will open my mouth in parables, I will utter things hidden since the creation of the world.”


Daniel 12:9

“He replied, “Go your way, Daniel, because the words are rolled up and sealed until the time of the end.”


Ephesians 1:17

“I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better.”


John 3:12

“I have spoken to you of earthly things and you do not believe; how then will you believe if I speak of heavenly things?”


Psalm 119:18

“Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law.”


Mark 4:11

“He told them, “The secret of the kingdom of God has been given to you. But to those on the outside everything is said in parables.”


1 Corinthians 14:6

“Now, brothers and sisters, if I come to you and speak in tongues, what good will I be to you, unless I bring you some revelation or knowledge or prophecy or word of instruction?”


Amos 3:7

“Surely the Sovereign Lord does nothing without revealing his plan to his servants the prophets.”


Mark 4:22

“For whatever is hidden is meant to be disclosed, and whatever is concealed is meant to be brought out into the open.”


Matthew 11:25

“At that time Jesus said, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children.”


John 12:38

“Lord, who has believed our message and to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?”


Deuteronomy 29:29

“The secret things belong to the Lord our God, but the things revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may follow all the words of this law.”


1 Samuel 3:7

“Now Samuel did not yet know the Lord: The word of the Lord had not yet been revealed to him.”


Isaiah 40:5

“And the glory of the Lord will be revealed, and all people will see it together. For the mouth of the Lord has spoken.”


Isaiah 56:1

“This is what the Lord says: “Maintain justice and do what is right,

for my salvation is close at hand and my righteousness will soon be revealed.”


2 Corinthians 12:1

“I must go on boasting. Although there is nothing to be gained, I will go on to visions and revelations from the Lord.”


2 Corinthians 12:7

“Or because of these surpassingly great revelations. Therefore, in order to keep me from becoming conceited, I was given a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me.”


1 Corinthians 4:1

“This, then, is how you ought to regard us: as servants of Christ and as those entrusted with the mysteries God has revealed.”


Colossians 4:3

“And pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains.”


1 Corinthians 2:7

“No, we declare God’s wisdom, a mystery that has been hidden and that God destined for our glory before time began.”


Psalm 119:19

“I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me.”


Ephesians 6:19

“Pray also for me, that whenever I speak, words may be given me so that I will fearlessly make known the mystery of the gospel.”


Ephesians 1:9

“He made known to us the mystery of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed in Christ.”


Psalm 49:4

“I will turn my ear to a proverb; with the harp I will expound my riddle.”


Proverbs 1:6

“For understanding proverbs and parables, the sayings and riddles of the wise.”


Psalm 18:28

“You, Lord, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light.”


Isaiah 42:16

“I will lead the blind by ways they have not known, along unfamiliar paths I will guide them; I will turn the darkness into light before them and make the rough places smooth. These are the things I will do; I will not forsake them.”


Isaiah 45:3

“I will give you hidden treasures, riches stored in secret places, so that you may know that I am the Lord, the God of Israel, who summons you by name.”


Job 29:3

“When his lamp shone on my head and by his light I walked through darkness!”


Proverbs 20:27

“The human spirit is the lamp of the Lord that sheds light on one’s inmost being.”


1 Corinthians 2:10

“These are the things God has revealed to us by his Spirit. The Spirit searches all things, even the deep things of God.”


Psalm 92:5

“How great are your works, Lord, how profound your thoughts!”


Psalm 19:8

“The precepts of the Lord are right, giving joy to the heart. The commands of the Lord are radiant, giving light to the eyes.”


Luke 10:23

“Then he turned to his disciples and said privately, “Blessed are the eyes that see what you see.”


Acts 9:18

“Immediately, something like scales fell from Saul’s eyes, and he could see again. He got up and was baptized.”


Ephesians 3:18

“May have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ.”


Psalm 16:7

“I will praise the Lord, who counsels me; even at night my heart instructs me.”


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