Revelation 11:13, “In the same hour there was a great earthquake, and a tenth of the city fell. In the earthquake seven thousand people were killed, and the rest were afraid and gave glory to the God of heaven.”
And the same hour was there a great earthquake
An earthquake symbolically represents a very great commotion in the civil affairs of kingdoms and nations, in this case of the Roman Catholic Church.
And the tenth part of the city fell.
England was the first nation to break away from the Roman Catholic Church, called Babylon the great city.
In 1534, King Henry VIII separated the English Church from the Roman Catholic Church, which was 1/10th of their influence.
And in the earthquake were slain of men seven thousand
The word ‘thousand’ is properly translated as chiliads, meaning provinces or countries.
The Union of Utrecht is a federation of Old Catholic churches that seceded from the Roman Catholic Church. These seven provinces fell away from the Catholic Church as a result of the Reformation: Holland, Zealand, Utrecht, Freiseland, Groningen, Overyssel and Guiderland.