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acers, and as the voice of mighty hunder A heaven, having the key of the bottom

5 And a voice came out of the throne, 21 And the remnant were slain with ilic ying, Praise our God, all ye his servants, sword of him that sat upon the horse, which id ye that fear him, both small and great. sword proceeded out of his mouth : and all 6 And I heard as it were the voice of a the fowls were filled with their flesh. eat multitude, and as the voice of many

CHAP. XX.

ND I angel gs, saying, Alleluia : for the Lord God nnipotent reigneth.

less pit and a great chain in his hand. 7 Let us be glad and rejoice, and give ho- 2 And he laid hold on the dragon, that old sur to him : for the marriage of the Lamb serpent, which is the Devil, and Satan, and

come, and his wife hath made herself bound him a thousand years, ady.

3 And cast him into the bottomless pit, 8 And to her was granted that she should and shut him up, and set a seal upon him, > arrayed in fine linen, clean and white : that he should deceive the nations no more, r the fine linen is the righteousness of saints. till the thousand years should be fulfilled

9 And he saith unto me, Write, Blessed and after that he must be loosed a little seabe they which are called unto the marriage- son.

pper of the Lamb. And he saith unto me, 4 And I saw thrones, and they sat upon hese are the true sayings of God. them, and judgment was given unto them :

10 And I fell at his feet to worship him. and I saw the souls of them that were be**nd he said unto me, See thou do it not; headed for the witness of Jesus, and for the am thy fellow-servant, and of thy brethren word of God, and which had not worshipped at have the testimony of Jesus: worship the beast, neither his image, neither had reod: for the testimony of Jesus is the spirit ceived his mark upon their foreheads, or in prophecy.

their hands; and they lived and reigned il And I saw heaven opened, and be- with Christ a thousand years. Id a white horse, and he that sat upon him 5 But the rest of the dead lived not again es called Faithful and True; and in righte- until the thousand years were finished. This

isness he doth judge and make war. is the first resurrection. e" 12 His eyes were as a flame of fire, and 6 Blessed and holy is he that hath part in

his head were many crowns; and be the first resurrection : on such the second id a name written that no man knew but death hath no power; but they shall be - himself;

priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign 13 And he was clothed with a vesture dip-with him a thousand years. din blood : and his name is called The 7 And when the thousand years are ex'ord of God.

pired, Satan shall be loosed out of his prison, + 14 And the armies which were in heaven 8 And shall go out to deceive the nations

llowed himn upon white horses, clothed in which are in the four quarters of the earth, je linen, white and clean.

Gog and Magog, to gather them together 10 15 And out of his mouth goeth a sharp battle; the number of whom is as the sand! in vord, that with it he should smite the na- of the sea.

ons; and he shall rule them with a rod of 9 And they went up on the breadth of the on : and he treadeth the wine-press of the earth, and compassed the camp of the saints erceness and wrath of Almighty God. about, and the beloved city: and fire came

16 And he hath on his vesture and on his down from God out of heaven, and devourrigh a name written, KING OF KINGS, ed them. ND LORD OF LORDS.

10 And the devil that deceived them was 17 And I saw an angel standing in the sun ; cast into the lake of fire and brimstone, nd he cried with a loud voice, saying to all where the beast and the false prophet are, je fowls that fly in the midst of heaven, and shall be tormented day and night for Come and gather yourselves together unto ever and ever. je supper of the great God;

11 And I saw a great white throne, and 18 That ye may eat the flesh of kings and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth he flesh of captains, and the flesh of mighty and the heaven fled away; and there was wen, and the flesh of horses, and of them found no place for them. hat sit on them, and the Aesh of all men, 12 And I saw the dead, small and great oth free and bond, both small and great. stand before God: and the books were open

19 And I saw the beast, and the kings of ed; and another book was opened, which "he earth, and their armies, gathered toge- is the book of life: and the dead were judgJer to make war against him that sat on the ed out of those things which were writien in sorse, and against his army.

the books, according to their works. 20 And the beast was taken, and with 13 And the sear gave up the dead which im the false prophet that wrought miracles were in it; and death and hell delivered up before him, with which he deceived them the dead which were in them; and they hat had received the mark of the beast and were judged every man according to their hem that worshipped his image. These works. moth were cast alive into a lakc of fire burn- 14 And death and hell were cast into the ng with brimstone.

lake of fire. This is the second death.

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15 And whosoever was not found written thousand furlongs : the leagth, and in the book of life was cast into the lake of breadth, and the height of it are equal fire.

17 And he measured the wall seci, CHAP. XXI.

hundred and forty and four cubits, *

measure of a man, that is, en de carth: for the first heaven and the first gel. earth were passed away; and there was no 18 And the building of the wallet more sea.

of jasper : and the city was pare putere 2 And I John saw the holy city, new Jeru-unio clear glass. salem, coming down from God out of heaven, 19 And the foundations of the wall prepared as a bride adorned for fier hus- city were garnished with all manner er band.

cious stones. The first foundazioa Fo 3 And I heard a great voice out of heaven, per; the second, sapphire; the third, 2 saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is cedony; the fourth, an emerali; with men, and he will dwell with them, and 20 The fifth, sardonyx; the sixth, sa they shall be his people, and God himself the seventh, chrysolite ; tbe eigtib, shall be with them, and be their God. the ninth, a topaz; the teoth, a eins"

4 And God shall wipe away all tears from sus; the eleventh, a jacinth; the two their eyes; and there shall be no more death, amethyst. neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall 21 And the twelve gates szerete there be any more pain : for the former pearls; every several gate was of ose per things are passed away.

and the street of the city was pure go. 5 And he that sat upon the throne said, it were transparent glass. Behold, I make all things new. And he said 22 And I saw no temple thereis: k* unto me, Write: for these words are true Lord God Almighty and the Lamb are and faithful.

temple of it. 6 And he said unto me, It is done. I am 23 And the city had po perd of the Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the neither of the moon, to shine in t; for end: I will give unto him that is athirst of glory of God did lighten it, and the Lor the fountain of the water of life freely. the light thereof.

7 He that overcometh shall inherit all 24 And the nations of them was things; and I will be his God, and he shall saved shall walk in the light of it: be my son.

kings of the earth do bring their glasa 8 But the fearful, and unbelieving, and honour into it. the abominable, and murderers, and whore- 25 And the gates of it shall not be se mongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all by day; for there shall be un all liars, shall have their part in the lake there. which burneth with fire and briinstone: 26 And they shall bring the glory and which is the second death.

nour of the nations into it. 9 And there came unto me one of the sea 27 And there shall in no wise cater T ven angels, which had the seven vials full any thing that defileth, neither rad of the seven last plagues, and talked with worketh abomination, or match a b me, saying, Come hither, I will shew thee they which are written in the Lambsto the bride, the Lamb's wife.

of life. 10 And he carried me away in the spirit

CHAP. XXII. to a great and high mountain, and shewed ND he shewed me a pure river me that great city, the holy Jerusalem, de. of life, clear as crystal, proceein. scending out of heaven from God,

of the throne of God and of the La 11 Having the glory of God: and her light 2 In the midst of the street of it, an was like into a stone most precious, even either side of the river, is there the me like a jasper-stone, clear as crystal ; life, which bare twelve many of freis

12 And had a wall great and high, and yielded her fruit every month: and the is had twelve gates, and at the gates twelve of the tree were for the healing of the angels, and names written thereon, which tions. are the names of the twelve tribes of the 3 And there shall be no more curs children of Israel.

the throne of God and of the Lamb 13 On the east, three gates; on the north, in it; and his servants shall serve bis three gates; on the south, three gates; and 4 And they shall see his face; as on the west, three gates.

dame shall be in their foreheads. 14 And the wall of the city had twelve 5 And there shall be no night there foundations, and in them the names of the they need no candle, neither light of the fwelve apostles of the Lamb.

for the Lord God giveth them hgl. 1 15 And he that talked with me had a gol- they shall reigo for ever and ever. den reed to measure the city, and the gates 6 And he said unto me, These says: thereof, and the wall thereof.

faithful and true : and the Lord Goda 16 And the city lieth four-square, and the holy prophets sent his angel to she length is as large as the breadth. And he his servants the things which mest so measured the city with the reed, twelvel be done.

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7 Behold, I come quickly: blessed is he 15 For without are dogs, and sorcerers, at keeperh the sayings of the prophecy of and whoremongers, and murderers, and idois book.

laters, and whosoever loveth and maketh a 8 And I John saw these things, and heard lie.

And when I had heard and seen, I 16 I Jesus have sent mine angel to testify Il down to worship before the feet of the unto you these things in the churches. I am 'ngel which shewed me these things. the root and the offspring of David, and the 9 Then saith he unto me, See Thou do it bright and morning star. t: for I am thy fellow-servant, and of thy 17 And the Spirit and the bride say, Come. ethren the prophets, and of them which And let him that heareth say, Come. And cp the sayings of this book : worship God. let hin that is athirst come. And whosoeyer

10 And he saith unto me, Seal not the will, let him take the water of life freely yings of the prophecy of this book; for the 18 For I testify unto every man that learne is at hand.

eth the words of the prophecy of this book, 11 He that is unjust, let him be unjust|If any mau shall add unto these things, God il: and he which is filihy, let him be filtby sliall add unto him the plagues that are writ. *!1: and he that is righteous, let hiin be uen in the book : ghteous still: and he that is holy, let him 19 And if any man shall take away from

the words of the book of this prophecy, God viti 12 And behold, I come quickly; and my shall take away his part out of ihe book of

ward is with me, to give every man ac- life, and out of the holy city, and from the rding as his work shall be.

things which are written in this book. Pa 13 l am Alpha and Omega, the begin- 20 He which testifieth these things saith, ng and the end, the first and the last. Surely I come quickly; Amen. Even so,

11 Blessed are they that do his command-come, Lord Jesus. soients, that they may have right to the tree 21 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be

life, and may enter in through the gates with you all. Amen. to the city.

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