2. Question: Are the twelve gates of the New Jerusalem named after the names of the twelve tribes of Israel or the twelve apostles?
1. True (Rev. 21:10,12).
2. The names of the twelve tribes of Israel (Rev. 21:12).
Here is the fulfillment of the promise made to Abraham. The writer of Hebrews points out that Abraham was looking for a heavenly city all along (Heb. 11:10, 16).