The Bible List of Mysteries

Bible Summary. All knowledge comes from God and it is he that reveals all mysteries (see The Secret and Revealed Knowledge of God). The Bible is the primary source where God has revealed the great mysteries to mankind. The greatest mystery that God has revealed to mankind is in the person of Jesus Christ. Jesus revealed God’s salvation plan to mankind as well as made known in human form the nature of God. There are many direct references in the Bible of revealed mysteries. See below for a Bible list of revealed mysteries.

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Bible List of Mysteries

1. Mystery of the Incarnation

1st Timothy 3:16 “And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory.”

2. Mystery of the Divine Indwelling

Colossians 1:26-28 ” Even the mystery which hath been hid from ages and from generations, but now is made manifest to his saints: To whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you, the hope of glory: “

3. Mystery of the Union of Jews and Gentiles

Ephesians 3:6 “That the Gentiles should be fellowheirs, and of the same body, and partakers of his promise in Christ by the gospel: “

4. Mystery of the Seven Stars and Lampstands

Revelation 1:20 “The mystery of the seven stars which thou sawest in my right hand, and the seven golden candlesticks. The seven stars are the angels of the seven churches: and the seven candlesticks which thou sawest are the seven churches.”

5. Mystery of the Kingdom of Heaven

Matthew 13:10-11 “And the disciples came, and said unto him, Why speakest thou unto them in parables? He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given. “

6. Mystery of the Translation of the Saints

1st Corinthians 15:51-52 “Behold, I shew you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.”

7. Mystery of Israel’s Blindness

Romans 11:25 “For I would not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of this mystery, lest ye should be wise in your own conceits; that blindness in part is happened to Israel, until the fulness of the Gentiles be come in. “

8. Mystery of the Man of Iniquity

2nd Thessalonians 2:7-8 “For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth will let, until he be taken out of the way. And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming: “

9. Mystery of Babylon the Great

Revelation 17:5 “And upon her forehead was a name written, MYSTERY, BABYLON THE GREAT, THE MOTHER OF HARLOTS AND ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH.”

10. Mystery of the Church, the Bride of Christ

Ephesians 5:29-32 “For no man ever yet hated his own flesh; but nourisheth and cherisheth it, even as the Lord the church: For we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones. For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and shall be joined unto his wife, and they two shall be one flesh. This is a great mystery: but I speak concerning Christ and the church.”

11. Mystery of the Restoration of All Things

Ephesians 1:9-10 “Having made known unto us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure which he hath purposed in himself: That in the dispensation of the fulness of times he might gather together in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven, and which are on earth; even in him:”

Bible List Reference of Mysteries Revealed in the Bible: Bible Lists & Charts(Part #2) – Mysteries from The Old Time Gospel Ministry.