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The rejoicing
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of the saints. 19 And they cast dust on their sers and the four beasts fell down heads, and cried, weeping and and worshipped God that sat on wailing, saying, Alas, alas, that the throne, saying, Amen; Allegreat city, wherein were made luia. rich all that had ships in the 5 And a voice came out of the sea by reason of her costliness! throne, saying, Praise our God, for in one hour is she made des- all ye his servants, and ye that olate.

fear him, both small and great. 20 Rejoice over her, thou heav. 6 And I heard as it were the en, and ye holy, apostles and voice of a great multitude, and prophets; for God hath avenged as the voice of many waters, you on her.

and as the voice of mighty thun. 21 And a mighty angel took up derings, saying, Alleluia: .for a stone like a great millstone, the Lord God omnipotent reignand cast it into the sea, saying, eth. Thus with violence shall that 7 Let us be glad and rejoice, great city Babylon be thrown and give honour to him: for the down, and shall be found no marriage of the Lamb is come, more at all.

and his wife hath made herself 22 And the voice of harpers, ready. and musicians, and of pipers, 8 And to her was granted that and trumpeters, shall be heard she should be arrayed in fine no more at all in thee; and no linen, clean and white: for the craftsman, of whatsoever craft fine linen is the righteousness of he be, shall be found any more saints. in thee; and the sound of a 9 And he saith unto me, Write, millstone shall be heard no Blessed are they which are call. more at all in thee;

ed unto the marriage supper of 23 And the light of a candle the Lamb. And he saith unto shall shine no more at all in me, These are the true sayings thec; and the voice of the of God. bridegroom and of the bride 10 And I fell at his feet to worshall be heard no more at all ship him. And he said unto me, in thee: for thy merchants were Seo thou do it not: I am thy the great men of the earth; for fellow servant, and of thy brethby thy sorceries were all nations ren that have the testimony of deceived.

Jesus: worship God : for the 21 And in her was found the testimony of Jesus is the spirit blood of prophets, and of saints, of prophecy. ard of all that were slain upon 11 And I saw heaven opened, the earth.

and behold a white horse ; and CHAPTER XIX.

he that sat upon him was called The rejoicing of the saints. Faithful and True, and in rightND after these things I heard eousness he doth judge and in heaven, saying, Alleluia; Sal 12 His eyes were as a flame of vation, and glory, and honour, fire, and on his head were many and power, unto the Lord our crowns; and he had a namo God!

written, that no man knew, 2 For true and righteous are but he himself. lis judgments; for he hath judg-13 And he was clothed with ed the great whore, which did a vesture dipped in blood : and corrupt the earth with her for his name is called The Word of nication, and hath avenged the God. blood of his servants at her 14 And the armies which were hand.

in heaven followed him upon 3 And again they said, Alleluia. white horses, cloţi ed in fine And her smoke rose up for ever linen, white and clean. and ever.

13 And out of his mouth goeth 4 And tho four and twenty eld-la sharp sword, that with it he

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Satan is bound, REVELATION. The first resurrection, should smite the nations; and should be fulfilled : and after he shall rule them with a rod of that he must be loosed a little iron: and he treadeth the wine- season. press of the fierceness and wrath 4 And I saw thrones, and they of Almighty God.

sat upon them, and judgment 16 And he hath on his vesture was given unto them: and I saw and on his thigh a name writ- the souls of them that were be. ten, KING OF KINGS, AND headed for the witness of Jesus, LORD OF LORDS.

and for the word of God, and 17 And I saw an angel standing which had not worshipped the in the sun, and he cried with beast, neither his image, neither a loud voice, saying to all the had received his mark upon fowls that Ay in the midst of their foreheads, or in their hands; heaven, Come and gather your and they lived and reigned with selves together unto the supper Christ a thousand years. of the great God;

5 But the rest of the dead lived 18 That ye may eat the flesh of not again until the thousand kings, and the flesh of captains, years were finished. This is the and the flesh of mighty men, first resurrection. and the flesh of horses, and of 6 Bles and holy is he at them that sit on them, and the hath part in the first resurrecflesh of all men, both free and tion: on such the second death bond, both small and great. hath no power, but they shall 19 And I saw the beast, and be priests of God and of Christ, the kings of the earth, and their and shall reign with him a thouarmies, gathered together to sand years. make war against him that sat 7 And when the thousand years on the horse, and against his are expired, Satan shall be loos. army.

ed out of his prison, 20 And the beast was taken, 8 And shall go out to deceive and with him the false prophet the nations which are in the that wrought miracles before four quarters of the earth, Gog him, with which he deceived and Magog, to gather them tothem that had received the gether to battle: the number of mark of the beast, and them whom is as the sand of the sea. that worshipped his image. 9 And they went up on the These both were cast alive into breadth of the earth, and coma lake of fire burning with brim. passed the camp, of the saints stone.

about, and the beloved city: 21 And the remnant were slain and fire came down from God with the sword of him that sat out of heaven, and devoured upon the horse, which sword them. proceeded out of his mouth: 10 And the devil that deceive and all the fowls were filleded them was cast into the lake with their flesh.

of fire and brimstone, where CHAPTER XX.

the beast and the false prophet Satan bound.

are, and shall be tormented day

come and night for ever and ever, down from heaven, having 11 And I saw a great white the key of the bottomless pit throne, and him that sat on it, and a great chain in his hand. from whose

face the earth and 2 And he laid hold on the drag- the heaven fied away; and there on, that old serpent, which is was found no place for them. the devil, and Satan, and bound 12 And I saw the dead, small him a thousand years,

and great, stand before God; 3 And cast him into the bot- and the books were opened: tomless pit, and shut him up, and another book was opened, and set a seal upon him, that which is the book of life: and he should deceive the nations the dead were judged out of no more, till the thousand years those things which were writ

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The judgment. REVELATION. New Jerusalem. ten in the books, according to all liars, shall have their part their works.

in the lake which burneth with 13 And the sea gave up the fire and brimstone: which is dead which were in it; and the second death. death and hell delivered up the 9 And there came unto me dead which were in them: and one of the seven angels which they were judged every man had the seven vials full of the sevaccording to their works. en last plagues, and talked with 14 And death and hell were me, saying. Come hither, I will cast into the lake of fire. This shew thee the bride, the Lamb's is the second death.

wife. 15 And whosoever was not 10 And he carried me away found written in the book of in the spirit to a great and high life was cast into the lake of mountain, and shewed me that fire,

great city, the holy Jerusalem, CHAPTER XXI.

descending out of heaven from The neio Jerusalem.

God,
ND I saw R new heaven and 11 Having the glory of God:

a new earth: for the first and her light was like unto & heaven and the first earth were stone most precious, even like passed away; and there was no a jasper stone, clear as crystal; more sea.

12 And had a wall great and 2 And I John saw the holy high, and had twelve gates, and city, new Jerusalem, coming at the gates twelve angels, and down from God out of heaven, names written thereon, which prepared as a bride adorned for are the names of the twelve her husband.

tribes of the children of Israel: 3 And I heard a great voice 13 On the east three gates; on out of heaven saying, Behold, the north three gates; on the the tabernacle of God is with south three gates; and on the men, and he will dwell with west three gates. them, and they shall be his 14 And the wall of the city people, and God himself shall had twelve foundations, and

in be with them, and be their God. them the names of the twelve 4 And God shall wipe away apostles of the Lamb. all tears from their eyes; and 15 And he that talked with mo there shall be no more death, had a golden reed to measure neither sorrow, nor crying, neith-the city, and the gates thereof, er shall there be any more pain: and the wall thereof. for the former things are passed 16 And the city lieth fouraway.

square, and the length is as 6 And he that sat upon the large as the breadth: and he throne said, Behold, I make all measured the city with the things new. And he said unto reed, twelve thousand furlongs. me, Write: for these words are The length and the breadth and true and faithful.

the height of it are equal. 6 And he said unto me, It is 17 And he measured the wani done. I am Alpha and Omega, thereof, a hundred and forty the beginning and the end. I and four cubits, according to the will give unto him that is measure of a man, that is, of athirst of the fountain of the the angel. water of life freely.

18 And the building of the wall 7 He that overcometh shall of it was of jasper: and the city inherit all things; and I will was pure gold, like unto clear be his God, and he shall be my glass. son.

19 And the foundations of the 8 But the fearful, and unbe: wall of the city were garnished lieving, and the abominable, and with all manner of precious murderers, and whoremongers, stones. The first foundation and sorcerers, and idolaters, and was jasper; the second, sap

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River of life.

REVELATION. Alpha and Omega phire; the third, a chalcedony; 4 And they shall see his face; the fourth, an emerald

; and his name shall be in their 20 The fifth, sardonyx; the foreheads. sixth, sardius ; the

seventh, chry- 5 And there shall be no night solite; the eighth, beryl; the there; and they need no candle, ninth, a topaz; the tenth, a chry- neither light of the sun ; for the soprasus; the eleventh, & ja- Lord God giveth them light; cinth; the twelfth, an amethyst. and they shall reign for ever

21 And the twelve gates were and ever. twelve pearls; every several 6 And he said unto me, These gate was of one pearl: and the sayings are faithful and true: street of the city was pure gold, and the Lord God of the holy as it were transparent glass. prophets sent his angel to shew

22 And I saw no temple there- unto his servants the things in: for the Lord God Almighty which must shortly be done. and the Lamb are the temple 7 Behold, I come quickly: of it.

blessed is he that keepeth the 23 And the city had no need of sayings of the prophecy of this the sun, peither of the moon, to book. shine in it: for the glory of

God 8 And I John saw these things, did lighten it, and the Lamb is and heard them. And when the light thereof.

had heard and seen, I fell down 24 And the nations of them to worship before the feet of which are saved shall walk in the angel which shewed me the light of it; and the kings of these things. the earth do bring their glory 9 Then saith he unto me, See and honour into it.

thou do it not: for I am thy fel25 And the gates of it shall not low servant, and of thy brethbe shut at all by day: for there ren the prophets, and of them shall be no night there.

which keep

the sayings of this 26 And they shall bring the book: worship God. glory, and honour of the nations 10 And he saith unto me, Seal into it.

not the sayings of the prophecy 27 And there shall in no wise of this book : for the time is at enter into it any thing that hand, defileth neither. whatsoever , 11 He that is unjust, let him worketh abomination, or mak. be unjust still: and he which is eth a lie: but they which are filthy, let him be filthy still: and written in the Lamb's book of he that is righteous, let him be

righteous still: and he that is CHAPTER XXIJ.

holy, let him be holy still. The river and tree of life. 12 And, behold, I come quick

, river of water of life, clear to give every man according as as crystal, proceeding out of his work shall be. the throne of God and of the , 13 I am Alpha and Omega, the Lamb.

beginning and the end, the first 2 In the midst of the street of and the last it, and on either side of the 14 Blessed are they that do his river, was there the tree of life, commandments, that they may which bare twelve manner of have right to the tree of life, fruits, and yielded her fruit ev. and may enter in through the ery month: and the leaves of gates into the city. the tree were for the healing of 15 For without are dogs, and the nations.

sorcerers, and whoremongers, 3 And there shall be no more and murderers, and idolaters, curse: but the throne of God and whosoever loveth and mak and of the Lamb shall be in it; eth a lie. and his servants shall serve 16 | Jesus have sent mine him:

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Invitations
REVELATION.

and warnings.
things in the churches. I am plagues that are written in this
the root and the offspring of book:
David, and the brightand morn- 19 And if any man shall tako
ing star.

away from the words of the 17 And the Spirit and the bride book of this prophecy,

God shall say, Come. And let him that take away his part out of the heareth say, Come. And let book of life, and

out of the holy him that is athirst come. And city, and from the things which whosoever will, let him take are written in this book. the water of life freely.

20 He which testifieth these 18 For I testify unto every man things saith, Surely I come that heareth the words of the quickly: Amen. Even so, come, prophecy of this book, If any Lord Jesus. man shall add unto these things, 21 The grace of our Lord Jesus God shall add unto him the Christ be with you all. Amen.

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