Begin by choosing 1 of the 7 messages written to the angels of the seven churches addressed in Revelation Chapters 2 and 3. Then, in a 1000–1500-word essay, in current Turabian format, complete the following: 1. Write an interpretive exposition on the passage that comprises the chosen message (i.e., the message to the angel of the church at either Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, or Laodicea). 2. Detail the specific application of the message as received by the 1st century church to whom the message was addressed. 3. Explain legitimate applications of the message to the church today.

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