9. Who are
horsemen in Revelation 9:16?
Rather than trying to imagine 200 million literal horsemen with fire coming out of
their mouths, what "sign" language (Revelation 1:1) is here being
These "horsemen" respond to the trumpeting of the "sixth angel."
The Apostle Paul himself admonishes that anyone who preaches should speak clearly so
that everyone can understand, "For if the trumpet give an uncertain sound, who shall
prepare himself to the battle?" (1 Corinthians 14:8).
Martin Luther was the "sixth angel" who blew a very "certain
sound" heralding the Protestant Reformation.