Revelation 3:20 Meaning of I Stand at the Door and Knock

Revelation 3:20
“Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with that person, and they with me.”

Explanation and Commentary on Revelation 3:20

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We should pray to God that He shows Himself to us and makes us feel His presence. We want the presence of Jesus in our lives, our family, our career, business, and in every area of our lives. This verse has answered these prayers and He has decided to come into what we invited Him to.

“I stand at the door and knock.”

There is one thing that God has given us and it is freedom of choice. God has given us the power to make choices – we will allow things that we want and disallow the thing we don’t want. We choose whether or not to answer the knock at the door.

Deuteronomy 30:19
“This day I call the heavens and the earth as witnesses against you that I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. Now choose life, so that you and your children may live.”

“If anyone hears my voice and opens the door.”

Jesus is calling those with heavy load should come to Him.

“I will come in and eat with that person, and they with me.”

Anyone who opens to Jesus will receive His presence. The presence of the Lord brings joy, it brings prosperity – good things from above comes with the presence of the Lord.

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Biblical Translations of Revelation 3:20

NIV
“Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with that person, and they with me.”

NLT
“Look! I stand at the door and knock. If you hear my voice and open the door, I will come in, and we will share a meal together as friends.”

ESV
“Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.”

KJV
“Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.”

NKJV
“Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and dine with him, and he with Me.”

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