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to the angels of REVELATION, 4.

the churches of Asia. woman Jezebel, which calleth herself a pro David, he that openeth, and no man shutteth; phetess, to teach and to seduce my servants and shutteth, and no man openeth; to commit fornication, and to eat things sa- 8 I know thy works : behold, I have set becrificed unto idols,

fore thee an open door, and no man can 21 And I gave her space to repent of her shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and fornication, and she repented not

hast kept my word, and hast not denied my 22 Behold, I will cast her into a bed, and name. them that commit adultery with her into 9 Behold, I will make them of the synagreat tribulation, except they repent of their gogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, dand I will kill her children with death';

and are not, but do lie; behold, I will make

them to come and worship before thy feet, and all the churches shall know that I am and to know that I have loved thee.no he which searcheth the reins and hearts : 10 Because thou hast kept the word of my and I will give unto every one of you ac- patience, I also will keep thee from the hour cording to your works,

of temptation, which shall come upon all the 24 But unto you I say, and unto the rest world, to try them that dwell upon the earth. in Thyatira, as many as have not this doc- 11 Behold, I come quickly: hold that fast trine, and which have not known the depths which thou hast, that no man take thy crown. of Satan, as they speak; I will put upon you 12 Him that overcometh will I make a none other burden.

pillar in the temple of my God, and he 25 But

that which ye havo already hold shall go no more out: and I will write upon fast till I come,

him the name of my God, and the name 26 And he that overcometh, and keepeth of the city of my God, which is new Jerumy works unto the end, to him will I give salem, which cometh down out of heaven power over the nations :

from my God: and I will write upon him 27 And he shall rule them with a rod of my new name, iron; as the vessels of a potter shall they 13 He that hath an ear, let him hear what be broken to shivers: even as I received of the Spirit saith unto the churches. my Father.

14 And unto the angel of the church of the 28 And I will give him the morning star. Laodiceans write; These things saith the 29 He that hath an ear, let him hear what Amen, the faithful and true witness, the bethe Spirit saith unto the churches.

ginning of the creation of God; CHAPTER 3.5

15 I know thy works, that thou art neither

cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot. 2 The angel of the church of Sardis is reproved, 16 So then because thou art lukewarm, and 3 exhorted to repent, and threatened i he

neither cold nor hot, I will spue thee out of do not repent.. 8 The angel of the church of Philadelphia 10 is approved for his diligence

my mouth.

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17 Because thou sayest, I am rich, and buked, for being neither hot nor cold, 19 and increased with goods, and have need of

admonished to be more zealous. 20 Christ nothing; and knowest not that thou art "standeth at the door and knocketh.

wretched, and miserable, and poor, and A write; These

tnings saith He that hath AND unto the angel of the church in Sardis blind, and naked: yes no

18 I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried the seven Spirits of God, and the seven stars ; in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and I know thy works, that thou hast a name that white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, thou livest, and art dead.

and that the shame of thy nakedness do not 2 Be watchful, and strengthen the things appear; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve, which remain, that are ready to die: for I that thou mayest see. have not found thy works perfect before 19 As many as I love, I rebuke and chasGod.

ten: be zealous therefore, and repent. 3 Remember therefore thou hast re- 20 Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: ceived and heard, and hold fast, and repent. if any man hear my voice, and open the If therefore thou shalt not watch, I will come door, I will come in to him, and will sup on thee as a thief, and thou shalt not know with him, and he with me what hour I will come upon thee.

21 To him that overcometh will I grant 4 Thou hast a few names even in Sardis to sit with me in my throne, even as I also which have not defiled their garments; and overcame, and am set down with my Father they shall walk with me in white: for they in his throne. are worthy

22 He that hath an ear, let him hear what 5 He that overcometh, the same shall be the Spirit saith unto the churches.com clothed in white raiment; and I will not

CHAPTER 4. blot out his name out of the book of life,

2 John seeth the throne of God in heaven. but I will confess his name before my Fa

" 4 The four and twenty elders. 6 The four ther, and before his angels.

beasts full of eyes before and behind. 10 The 6 He that hath

an ear, let him hear what elders lay down their crowns, and worship the Spirit saith unto the churches.

him that sat on the throne. 7 And to the angel of the church in Phila

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it had been slain, having seven horns and will shew thee things which seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of must be hereafter.

God sent forth into all the earth. 2 And immediately I was in the spirit: 7. And he came and took the book out of the and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and right hand of him that sat upon the throne. one sat on the throne.

8 And when he had taken the book, the 3 And he that sat was to look upon like a four beasts and four and twenty elders fell jasper and a sardine stone: and there was down before the Lamb, having every one of a rainbow round about the throne, in sight them harps, and golden vials full of odours, like unto an emerald.

which are the prayers of saints. 4 And round about the throne were four 9 And they sung a new song, saying, Thou and twenty seats: and upon the seats I saw art worthy to take the book, and to open four and twenty elders sitting, clothed in the seals thereof: for thou wast slain, and white raiment; and they had on their heads hast redeemed us to God by thy blood out crowns of gold.

of every kindred, and tongue, and people, 5 And out of the throne proceeded light- and nation; nings and thunderings and voices: and there 10 And hast' made us unto our God kings were seven lamps of fire burning before the and priests: and we shall reign on the earth. throne, which are the seven Spirits of God. 11 And I beheld, and I heard the voice of

6 And before the throne there was a sea of many angels round about the throne and glass like unto crystal: and in the midst of the beasts and the elders: and the number the throne, and round about the throne, were of them was ten thousand times ten thoufour beasts full of eyes before and behind. sand, and thousands of thousands;

7 And the first beast was like a lion, and 12 Saying with a loud voice, Worthy is the second beast like a call, and the third the Lamb that was slain to receive power, beast had a face as a man, and the fourth and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and beast was like a flying eagle.

honour, and glory, and blessing. 8 And the four beasts had each of them 13 And every creature which is in heaven, six wings about him; and they were full of and on the earth, and under the earth, and eyes within: and they rest not day and night, such as are in the sea, and all that are in saying, Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty, them, heard I saying, Blessing, and honour, which was, and is, and is to come.

and glory, and power, be unto him that sit9 And when those beasts give glory and teth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb for honour and thanks to him that sat on the ever and ever. throne, who liveth for ever and ever,

14 And the four beasts said, Amen. And 10 The four and twenty elders fall down the four and twenty elders fell down and worbefore him that sat on the throne, and wor- shipped him that liveth for ever and ever. ship him that liveth for ever and ever, and cast their crowns before the throne, saying,

CHAPTER 6.

1 The opening of the seals in order, and what 11 Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive followed thereupon, containing a prophecy to glory and honour and power: for thou hast the end of the world. created all things, and for thy pleasure they ND I saw when the Lamb opened one are and were created.

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the noise of thunder, one of the four beasts 1 The book sealed with seven seals: 9 which

saying, Come and see.de only the Lamb that was slain is worthy to

2 And I saw, and behold a white horse : open. 12 Therefore the elders praise him, and he that sat on him had a bow; and a 9 and confess that he redeemed them with crown was given unto him: and he went his blood.com

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3 And when he had opened the second seal, sat on the throne a book written within I heard the second beast say, Come and see. and on the backside, sealed with seven seals. 4 And there went out another horse that

2 And I saw a strong angel proclaiming was red: and power was given to him that with a loud voice, Who is worthy to open sat thereon to take peace from the earth, the book, and to loose the seals thereof? and that they should kill one another: and

3 And no man in heaven, nor in earth, there was given unto him a great sword. neither under the earth, was able to open 5 And when he had opened the third seal, the book, neither to look thereon.

I heard the third beast say, Come and see. 4 And I wept much, because no man was And I beheld, and lo a black horse; and found worthy to open and to read the book, he that sat on him had a pair of balances neither to look thereon.

in his hand. 5. And one of the elders saith unto me, 6 And I heard a voice in the midst of the Weep not: behold, the Lion of the tribe of four beasts say, A measure of wheat for a Juda, the Root of David, hath prevailed to penny, and three measures of barley for a open the book, and to loose the seven seals penny; and see thou hurt not the oil and thereof.

the wine. 6 And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of 7 And when he had opened the fourth seal, the throne and of the four beasts, and in I heard the voice of the fourth beast say, the midst of the elders, stood & Lamb as Come and see

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zalk The opening of the seals. REVELATION, 8. The number of the sealed. and 8 And I looked, and behold a pale horse: , dred and forty and four thousand of all the

and his name that sat on him was Death, tribes of the children of Israel.

and Hell followed with him. And power 5 Of the tribe of Juda were sealed twelve the was given unto them over the fourth part thousand. Of the tribe of Reuben were sealne of the earth, to kill with sword, and with ed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Gad the hunger, and with death, and with the beasts were sealed twelve thousand. fel of the earth.

6 Of the tribe of Aser were sealed twelve 9 And when he had opened the fifth seal, thousand. Of the tribe of Nepthalim were UR

I saw under the altar the souls of them that sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of

were slain for the word of God, and for the Manasses were sealed twelve thousand. hou testimony which they held:

7 of the tribe of Simeon were sealed twelve Den

10 And they cried with a loud voice, say, thousand. Or the tribe of Levi were sealed and ing, How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Issachar out thou not judge and avenge our blood on were sealed twelve thousand. them that dwell on the earth?

8 Of the tribe of Zabulon were sealed 11 And white robes were given unto every twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Joseph one of them; and it was said unto then, were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of

that they should rest yet for a little season, Benjamin were sealed twelve thousand. q

until their fellowservants also and their bre- 9 After this I beheld, and, lo, a great thren, that should be killed as they were, multitude, which no man could number, of should be fulfilled.

all nations, and kindreds, and people, and 12 And I beheld when he had opened the tongues, stood before the throne, and be

sixth seal, and, lo, there was a great earth- fore the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and $

quake; and the sun became black as sack- palms in their hands;

cloth of hair, and the moon became as 10 And cried with a loud voice, saying, ad blood;

Salvation to our God which sitteth upon
13 And the stars of heaven fell unto the the throne, and unto the Lamb.
earth, even as a fig tree casteth her untimely 11 And all the angels stood round about
figs, when she is shaken of a mighty wind. the throne, and about the elders and the

14 And the heaven departed as a scroll four beasts, and fell before the throne on
when it is rolled together; and every moun- their faces, and worshipped God,
tain and island were moved out of their

12 Saying, Amen: Blessing, and glory, and places.

wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and 15 And the kings of the earth, and the power, and might, be unto our God for ever great men, and the rich men, and the chief and ever. Amen. captains, and the mighty men, and every 13 And one of the elders answered, saying bondman, and every free man, hid them- unto me, What are these which are arrayed selves in the dens and in the rocks of the in white robes ? and whence came they? mountains;

14 And I said unto him, Sir, thou knowest. 16 And said to the mountains and rocks, And he said to me, These are they which Fall on us, and hide us from the face of came out of great tribulation, and have him that sitteth on the throne, and from washed their robes, and made them white the wrath of the Lamb:

in the blood of the Lamb. 17 For the great day of his wrath is come; 15 Therefore are they before the throne of and who shall be able to stand ?

God, and serve him day and night in his CHAPTER 7.

temple : and he that sitteth on the throne

shall dwell among them.
3 An angel sealeth the servants of God in their
foreheads. 4 The number of them that were

16 They shall hunger no more, neither sealed: of the tribes of Israel a certain num.

thirst any more; neither shall the sun light ber. 9 of all other nations an innumerable on them, nor any heat. multitude, which stand before the throne, 17 For the Lamb which is in the midst of clad in white robes, and palms in their hands. the throne shall feed them, and shall lead 14 Their robes were washed in the blood of them unto living fountains of waters: and the Lamb.

God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes. ND after these things I saw four angels

CHAPTER 8.

1 At the opening of the seventh seal, 2 seven earth, holding the four winds of the earth,

angels had seven trumpets given them. 6 that the wind should not blow on the earth, Four of them sound their trumpets, and nor on the sea, nor on any tree.

great plagues follow. 3 Another angel put-
2 And I saw another angel ascending from teth incense to the prayers of the saints on
the east, having the seal of the living God: the golden altar.
and he cried with a loud voice to the four

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angels, to whom it was given to hurt the
earth and the sea,

the space of half an hour.
3 Saying, Hurt not the earth, neither the 2 And I saw the seven angels which stood
sea, nor the trees, till we have sealed the before God; and to them were given seven
servants of our God in their foreheads.

trumpets. 4 And I heard the nuniber of them which 3 And another angel came and stood at were sealed: and there were sealed an hun. the altar, having a golden censer; and there

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sounded in order. was given unto him much incense, that he ther any green thing, neither any tree; but should offer it with the prayers of all saints only those men which have not the seal of upon the golden altar which was before the God in their foreheads. throne.

5 And to them it was given that they 4 And the smoke of the incense, which should not kill them, but that they should came with the prayers of the saints, ascend- be tormented five months: and their tored up before God out of the angel's hand. ment was as the torment of a scorpion, 5 And the angel took the censer, and filled

when he striketh a man. it with fire of the altar, and cast it into the 6 And in those days shall men seek death, earth: and there were voices, and thunder- and shall not find it; and shall desire to ings, and lightnings, and an earthquake. die, and death shall flee from them.

6 And the seven angels which had the seven 7 And the shapes of the locusts were like trumpets prepared themselves to sound. unto horses prepared unto battle ; and on

7 The first angel sounded, and there fol- their heads were as it were crowns like gold, lowed hail and fire mingled with blood, and and their faces were as the faces of men. they were cast upon the earth: and the 8 And they had hair as the hair of women, third part of trees was burnt up, and all and their teeth were as the teeth of lions. green grass was burnt up." Ps and all

9 And they had breastplates, as it were 8 And the second angel sounded, and as breastplates of iron; and the sound of their it were a great mountain burning with fire wings was as the sound of chariots of many was cast into the sea: and the third part horses running to battle. of the sea became blood;

10 And they had tails like unto scorpions, 9. And the third part of the creatures which and there were stings in their tails: and were in the sea, and had life, died; and the their power was to hurt men five months. third part of the ships were destroyed.

11 And they had a king over them, which 10 And the third angel sounded, and there is the angel of the bottomless pit, whose Tell a great star from heaven, burning as it name in the Hebrew tongue is Abaddon, but were a lamp, and it fell upon the third part in the Greek tongue hath his name Apollyon. of the rivers, and upon the fountains of 12. One woe is past; and, behold, there waters;

come two woes more hereafter. 11 And the name of the star is called 13 And the sixth angel sounded, and I Wormwood: and the third part of the waters heard a voice from the four horns of the became wormwood; and many men died of golden altar which is before God, the waters, because they were made bitter. 14 Saying to the sixth angel which had the

12 And the fourth angel sounded, and the trumpet, Loose the four angels which are third part of the sun was smitten, and the bound in the great river Euphrates. third part of the moon, and the third part 15 And the four angels were loosed, which of the stars; so as the third part of them were prepared for an hour, and a day, and was darkened, and the day shone not for a a month, and a year, for to slay the third third part of it, and the night likewise. part of men.

13 And I beheld, and heard an angel flying 16 And the number of the army of the through the midst of heaven, saying with a horsemen were two hundred thousand thouloud voice, Woe, woe, woe, to the inhabiters sand : and I heard the number of them. of the earth by reason of the other voices of 17 And thus I saw the horses in the vision, the trumpet of the three angels, which are and them that sat on them, having breastyet to sound !

plates of fire, and of jacinth, and brimCHAPTER 9.

stone: and the heads of the horses were as 1 At the sounding of the fijth angel, a star

the heads of lions; and out of their mouths falleth from heaven, to whom is given the

issued fire and smoke and brimstone. key of the bottomless pit. ? He openeth the

18 By these three was the third part of pit, and there come forth locusts like scor- men killed, by the fire, and by the smoke, pions. 12 The first woepast. 13 The sixth and by the brimstone, which issued out of trumpet soundeth. 14 Four angels are let their mouths. louse, that were bound.

19 For their power is in their mouth, and ND the fifth angel sounded, and I saw in their tails: for their tails were like unto

a star fall from heaven unto the earth : serpents, and had heads, and with them they and to him was given the key of the bot- do hurt. tomless pit.

20 And the rest of the men which were not 2 And he opened the bottomless pit; and killed by these plagues yet repented not of there arose a smoke out of the pit, as the the works of their hands, that they should smoke of a great furnace; and the sun and not worship devils, and idols of gold, and the air were darkened by reason of the silver, and brass, and stone, and of wood: smoke of the pit.

which neither can see, nor hear, nor walk :: 3 And there came out of the smoke locusts 21 Neither repented they of their murders, upon the earth: and unto them was given nor of their sorceries, nor of their fornicapower, as the scorpions of the earth have tion, nor of their thefts. power.

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liveth for ever, that there shall be no more 4 These are the two olive trees, and the time. 9 John is commanded to take and eat

two candlesticks standing before the God the book.

of the earth. ND I saw another mighty angel come 5 And if any man will hurt them, ire pro

down from heaven, clothed with a ceedeth out of their mouth, and devoureth cloud: and a rainbow was upon his head, their enemies: and if any man will hurt and his face was as it were the sun, and them, he must in this manner be killed. his feet as pillars of fire :

6 These have power to shut heaven, that 2 And he had in his hand a little book it rain not in the days of their prophecy: open: and he set his right foot upon the and have power over waters to turn them sea, and his left foot on the earth,

to blood, and to smite the earth with all 3 And cried with a loud voice, as when a plagues, as often as they will: lion roareth: and when he had cried, seven 7 And when they shall have finished their thunders uttered their voices.

testimony, the beast that ascendeth out of the 4 And when the seven thunders had ut- bottomless pit shall make war against them, tered their voices, I was about to write: and and shall overcome them, and kill them. I heard a voice from heaven saying unto 8 And their dead bodies shall lie in the me, Seal up those things which the seven street of the great city, which spiritually is thunders uttered, and write them not. called Sodom and Egypt, where also our 5 And the angel which I saw stand upon Lord was crucified.

2:14 the sea and upon the earth lifted up his 9 And they of the people and kindreds and hand to heaven,

tongues and nations shall see their dead 6 And sware by him that liveth for ever bodies three days and an half, and shall and ever, who created heaven, and the things not suffer their dead bodies to be put in that therein are, and the earth, and the graves. things that therein are, and the sea, and 10. And they that dwell upon the earth the things which are therein, that there shall rejoice over them, and make merry, should be time no longer:

and shall send gifts one to another; because 7 But in the days of the voice of the se- these two prophets tormented them that venth angel, when he shall begin to sound, dwelt on the earth. the mystery of God should be finished, as he 11 And after three days and an half the bath declared to his servants the prophets. spirit of life from God entered into them,

8 And the voice which I heard from hea- and they stood upon their feet; and great ven spake unto me again, and said, Go and fear fell upon them which saw them. take the little book which is open in the 12 And they heard a great voice from hand of the angel which standeth upon the heaven saying unto them, Come up hither. sea and upon the earth.

And they ascended up to heaven in a cloud; 9 And I went unto the angel, and said and their enemies beheld them. unto him, Give me the little book. And 13 And the same hour was there a great he said unto me, Take it, and eat it up; | earthquake, and the tenth part of the city fell, and it shall make thy belly bitter, but it and in the earthquake were slain of men shall be in thy mouth sweet as honey.

seven thousand : and the remnant were af. 10 And I took the little book out of the frighted, and gave glory to the God of heaven. angel's hand, and ate it up; and it was in 14 The second woe is past; and, behold, my mouth sweet as honey: and as soon as the third woe cometh quickly. I had eaten it, my belly was bitter.

15 And the seventh angel sounded; and 11 And he said unto me, Thou must pro- there were great voices in heaven, saying, phesy again before many peoples, and na- The kingdoms of this world are become the tions, and tongues, and kings.

kingdoms of our Lord, and of his Christ;

and he shall reign for ever and ever. CHAPTER 11. 3 The two witnesses prophesy. 6 They have

16 And the four and twenty elders, which

sat before God on their seats, fell upon their power to shut heaven, that it rain not. 7 The beast shall fight against them, and kill

faces, and worshipped God, them. 8 They lie unburied, 11 and after 17 Saying, We give thee thanks, O Lord three days and a half rise again. 14 The God Almighty, which art, and wast, and art second woe is past. 15 The seventh trumpet to come; because thou hast taken to theo soundeth.

thy great power, and hast reigned. ND there was given me a reed like unto 18 And the nations were angry, and thy

a rod: and the angel stood, saying, wrath is come, and the time of the dead, Rise, and measure the temple of God, and that they should be judged, and that thou the altar, and them that worship therein. shouldest give reward unto thy servants the

2 But the court which is without the temple | prophets, and to the saints, and them that leave out, and measure it not; for it is given fear thy name, small and great; and shouldunto the Gentiles: and the holy city shall est destroy them which destroy the earth. they tread under foot forty and two months. 19 And the temple of God was opened in

3 And I will give power unto my two wit- heaven, and there was seen in his temple nesses, and they shall prophesy a thousand the ark of his testament: and there were two hundred and threescore days, clothed lightnings, and voices, and thunderings, and in sackcloth.

an earthquake, and great hail.

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