The Enfolded Book of Revelation

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Chapter 1 | Chapter 2 | Chapter 3 | Chapter 4 | Chapter 5 | Chapter 6 | Chapter 7 | Chapter 8 | Chapter 9 | Chapter 10 | Chapter 11 | Chapter 12 | Chapter 13 | Chapter 14 | Chapter 15 | Chapter 16 | Chapter 17 | Chapter 18 | Chapter 19 | Chapter 20 | Chapter 21 | Chapter 22

Chapter 1

1.1 The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave unto him, to make known to shew unto his servants the things which must shortly come to pass: pass; and signified, sending he sent and signified it by his angel to unto his servant John, John:

1.2 Who hath given testimony to bare record of the word of God, and of the testimony of Jesus Christ, what and of all things soever that he hath seen. saw.

1.3 Blessed is he, he that readeth readeth, and heareth they that hear the words of this prophecy; prophecy, and keepeth keep those things which are written in it; therein: for the time is at hand.

1.4 John to the seven churches which are in Asia. Asia: Grace be unto you you, and peace peace, from him that which is, and that which was, and that which is to come, come; and from the seven spirits Spirits which are before his throne, throne;

1.5 And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and the first begotten of the dead, and the prince of the kings of the earth, who hath earth. Unto him that loved us, and washed us from our sins in his own blood,

1.6 And hath made us a kingdom, kings and priests to unto God and his Father, Father; to him be glory and empire dominion for ever and ever. Amen.

1.7 Behold, he cometh with the clouds, clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they also that which pierced him. And him: and all the tribes kindreds of the earth shall bewail themselves wail because of him. Even so. so, Amen.

1.8 I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, ending, saith the Lord God, who Lord, which is, and who which was, and who which is to come, the Almighty.

1.9 I John, who also am your brother brother, and your partner companion in tribulation, and in the kingdom, kingdom and patience in Christ Jesus, of Jesus Christ, was in the island, which isle that is called Patmos, for the word of God, and for the testimony of Jesus. Jesus Christ.

1.10 I was in the spirit Spirit on the Lord's day, and heard behind me a great voice, as of a trumpet,

1.11 Saying: Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, What thou seest, write in a book, and send to it unto the seven churches which are in Asia, to Asia; unto Ephesus, and to unto Smyrna, and to Pergamus, unto Pergamos, and to unto Thyatira, and to unto Sardis, and to unto Philadelphia, and to unto Laodicea.

1.12 And I turned to see the voice that spoke spake with me. And being turned, I saw seven golden candlesticks: candlesticks;

1.13 And in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks, candlesticks one like to unto the Son of man, clothed with a garment down to the feet, foot, and girt about the paps with a golden girdle.

1.14 And his His head and his hairs were white, as white like wool, and as snow, white as snow; and his eyes were as a flame of fire, fire;

1.15 And his feet like unto fine brass, as if they burned in a burning furnace. And furnace; and his voice as the sound of many waters.

1.16 And he had in his right hand seven stars. And from stars: and out of his mouth came out went a sharp two edged twoedged sword: and his face countenance was as the sun shineth in his power. strength.

1.17 And when I had seen saw him, I fell at his feet as dead. And he laid his right hand upon me, saying: saying unto me, Fear not. not; I am the First first and the Last, last:

1.18 And alive, I am he that liveth, and was dead, and behold dead; and, behold, I am living alive for ever and ever, evermore, Amen; and have the keys of death hell and of hell. death.

1.19 Write therefore the things which thou hast seen, and the things which are, and the things which must shall be done hereafter. hereafter;

1.20 The mystery of the seven stars, stars which thou sawest in my right hand, and the seven golden candlesticks. The seven stars are the angels of the seven churches. And churches: and the seven candlesticks which thou sawest are the seven churches.

Chapter 2

2.1 Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus write: write; These things saith he, who he that holdeth the seven stars in his right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks: candlesticks;

2.2 I know thy works, and thy labour, and thy patience, and how thou canst not bear them that which are evil, evil: and thou hast tried them, who them which say they are apostles, and are not, and hast found them liars:

2.3 And thou hast patience, borne, and hast endured patience, and for my name, name's sake hast laboured, and hast not fainted.

2.4 But Nevertheless I have somewhat against thee, because thou hast left thy first charity. love.

2.5 Be mindful Remember therefore from whence thou art fallen: fallen, and do penance, repent, and do the first works. Or works; or else I will come to thee, unto thee quickly, and will move remove thy candlestick out of its his place, except thou do penance. repent.

2.6 But this thou hast, that thou hatest the deeds of the Nicolaites, Nicolaitanes, which I also hate.

2.7 He, He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to unto the churches: churches; To him, him that overcometh, I overcometh will I give to eat of the tree of life, which is in the midst of the paradise of my God.

2.8 And to unto the angel of the church of in Smyrna write: write; These things saith the First first and the Last, who last, which was dead, and is alive: alive;

2.9 I know thy tribulation works, and thy tribulation, and poverty, but (but thou art rich: rich) and thou art blasphemed by I know the blasphemy of them that which say they are Jews Jews, and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan.

2.10 Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer. Behold, suffer: behold, the devil will shall cast some of you into prison prison, that you ye may be tried: tried; and you ye shall have tribulation ten days. Be days: be thou faithful until death: unto death, and I will give thee the a crown of life.

2.11 He, He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to unto the churches: churches; He that shall overcome, overcometh shall not be hurt by of the second death.

2.12 And to the angel of the church of Pergamus write: in Pergamos write; These things, things saith he, that he which hath the sharp sword with two edged sword: edges;

2.13 I know thy works, and where thou dwellest, even where the Satan's seat of Satan is: and thou holdest fast my name, and hast not denied my faith. Even faith, even in those days when wherein Antipas was my faithful witness, martyr, who was slain among you, where Satan dwelleth.

2.14 But I have against thee a few things: things against thee, because thou hast there them that hold the doctrine of Balaam, who taught Balac to cast a stumblingblock before the children of Israel, to eat, eat things sacrificed unto idols, and to commit fornication: fornication.

2.15 So hast thou also them that hold the doctrine of the Nicolaites. Nicolaitanes, which thing I hate.

2.16 In like manner do penance: if not, Repent; or else I will come to unto thee quickly, and will fight against them with the sword of my mouth.

2.17 He, He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to unto the churches: churches; To him that overcometh, I overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a white counter, stone, and in the counter, stone a new name written, which no man knoweth, but knoweth saving he that receiveth it.

2.18 And to unto the angel of the church of in Thyatira write: write; These things saith the Son of God, who hath his eyes like to unto a flame of fire, and his feet are like to fine brass. brass;

2.19 I know thy works, and thy faith, and thy charity, and thy ministry, service, and faith, and thy patience, and thy works; and the last works which are to be more than the former. first.

2.20 But Notwithstanding I have against thee a few things: things against thee, because thou sufferest the that woman Jezabel, who Jezebel, which calleth herself a prophetess, to teach, teach and to seduce my servants, servants to commit fornication, and to eat of things sacrificed to unto idols.

2.21 And I gave her a time that she might do penance, and she will not space to repent of her fornication. fornication; and she repented not.

2.22 Behold, I will cast her into a bed: bed, and they them that commit adultery with her shall be in very into great tribulation, except they do penance from repent of their deeds.

2.23 And I will kill her children with death, death; and all the churches shall know that I am he that which searcheth the reins and hearts, hearts: and I will give to unto every one of you according to your works. But to you I say, works.

2.24 And to But unto you I say, and unto the rest who are at Thyatira: Whosoever in Thyatira, as many as have not this doctrine, and who which have not known the depths of Satan, as they say, speak; I will not put upon you any none other burthen. burden.

2.25 Yet that, But that which you have, ye have already hold fast till I come.

2.26 And he that shall overcome, overcometh, and keep keepeth my works unto the end, I to him will I give him power over the nations. nations:

2.27 And he shall rule them with a rod of iron, and iron; as the vessel vessels of a potter they shall they be broken,

2.28 As broken to shivers: even as I also have received of my Father: and Father.

2.28 And I will give him the morning star.

2.29 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to unto the churches.

Chapter 3

3.1 And to unto the angel of the church of Sardis, write: in Sardis write; These things saith he, he that hath the seven spirits Spirits of God, and the seven stars: stars; I know thy works, that thou hast the a name of being alive: and that thou livest, and art dead.

3.2 Be watchful watchful, and strengthen the things that remain, which remain, that are ready to die. For die: for I find have not found thy works full perfect before my God.

3.3 Have in mind Remember therefore in what manner how thou hast received and heard: heard, and observe, hold fast, and do penance. repent. If then therefore thou shalt not watch, I will come to on thee as a thief, and thou shalt not know at what hour I will come to upon thee.

3.4 But thou Thou hast a few names even in Sardis, Sardis which have not defiled their garments: garments; and they shall walk with me in white, because white: for they are worthy.

3.5 He that shall overcome, overcometh, the same shall thus be clothed in white garments, raiment; and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, and but I will confess his name before my Father, and before his angels.

3.6 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to unto the churches.

3.7 And to the angel of the church of Philadelphia, write: in Philadelphia write; These things saith the Holy One and the true one, he that is holy, he that is true, he that hath the key of David; David, he that openeth, and no man shutteth; and shutteth, and no man openeth: openeth;

3.8 I know thy works. Behold, works: behold, I have given set before thee a door opened, which an open door, and no man can shut: because shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name.

3.9 Behold, I will bring make them of the synagogue of Satan, who which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie. Behold, lie; behold, I will make them to come and adore worship before thy feet. And they shall feet, and to know that I have loved thee.

3.10 Because thou hast kept the word of my patience, I will also will keep thee from the hour of the temptation, which shall come upon all the whole world world, to try them that dwell upon the earth.

3.11 Behold, I come quickly: hold fast that fast which thou hast, that no man take thy crown.

3.12 He Him that shall overcome, I overcometh will I make him a pillar in the temple of my God; God, and he shall go out no more; more out: and I will write upon him the name of my God, and the name of the city of my God, the which is new Jerusalem, which cometh down out of heaven from my God, God: and I will write upon him my new name.

3.13 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to unto the churches.

3.14 And to unto the angel of the church of Laodicea, write: the Laodiceans write; These things saith the Amen, the faithful and true witness, who is the beginning of the creation of God: God;

3.15 I know thy works, that thou art neither cold, cold nor hot. hot: I would thou wert cold, cold or hot.

3.16 But So then because thou art lukewarm, and neither cold, not cold nor hot, I will begin to vomit spue thee out of my mouth.

3.17 Because thou sayest: sayest, I am rich, and made wealthy, increased with goods, and have need of nothing: nothing; and knowest not, not that thou art wretched, and miserable, and poor, and blind, and naked. naked:

3.18 I counsel thee to buy of me gold fire tried, tried in the fire, that thou mayest be made rich; and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed in white garments, clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness may do not appear; and anoint thy thine eyes with eyesalve, that thou mayest see.

3.19 Such As many as I love, I rebuke and chastise. Be chasten: be zealous therefore, and do penance. repent.

3.20 Behold, I stand at the gate, door, and knock. If knock: if any man shall hear my voice, and open to me the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.

3.21 To him that shall overcome, I overcometh will give I grant to sit with me in my throne: throne, even as I also have overcome, overcame, and am set down with my Father in his throne.

3.22 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to unto the churches.

Chapter 4

4.1 After these things this I looked, and behold and, behold, a door was opened in heaven, heaven: and the first voice which I heard, heard was as it were, were of a trumpet speaking talking with me, said: me; which said, Come up hither, and I will shew thee the things which must be done hereafter.

4.2 And immediately I was in the spirit: and behold there was and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and upon the throne one sitting. sat on the throne.

4.3 And he that sat, sat was to the sight look upon like the a jasper and the a sardine stone; stone: and there was a rainbow round about the throne, in sight like unto an emerald.

4.4 And round about the throne were four and twenty seats; seats: and upon the seats, seats I saw four and twenty ancients elders sitting, clothed in white garments, raiment; and they had on their heads were crowns of gold.

4.5 And from out of the throne proceeded lightnings, lightnings and voices, thunderings and thunders; voices: and there were seven lamps of fire burning before the throne, which are the seven spirits Spirits of God.

4.6 And in the sight of before the throne was, as it were, there was a sea of glass like to crystal; unto crystal: and in the midst of the throne, and round about the throne, were four living creatures, beasts full of eyes before and behind.

4.7 And the first living creature beast was like a lion: lion, and the second living creature beast like a calf: calf, and the third living creature, having the face, beast had a face as it were, of a man: man, and the fourth living creature beast was like an eagle flying. a flying eagle.

4.8 And the four living creatures beasts had each of them six wings; and round wings about him; and within they are were full of eyes. And eyes within: and they rested rest not day and night, saying: saying, Holy, holy, holy, Lord LORD God Almighty, who which was, and who is, and who is to come.

4.9 And when those living creatures gave glory, beasts give glory and honour, honour and benediction thanks to him that sitteth sat on the throne, who liveth for ever and ever; ever,

4.10 The four and twenty ancients fell elders fall down before him that sitteth sat on the throne, and adored worship him that liveth for ever and ever, and cast their crowns before the throne, saying: saying,

4.11 Thou art worthy, O Lord our God, Lord, to receive glory, glory and honour, honour and power: because for thou hast created all things; things, and for thy will pleasure they were, are and have been were created.

Chapter 5

5.1 And I saw in the right hand of him that sat on the throne, throne a book written within and without, on the backside, sealed with seven seals.

5.2 And I saw a strong angel, angel proclaiming with a loud voice: voice, Who is worthy to open the book, and to loose the seals thereof?

5.3 And no man was able, neither in heaven, nor on in earth, nor neither under the earth, was able to open the book, nor neither to look on it. thereon.

5.4 And I wept much, because no man was found worthy to open and to read the book, nor neither to see it. look thereon.

5.5 And one of the ancients said to me: elders saith unto me, Weep not; behold not: behold, the lion Lion of the tribe of Juda, the root Root of David, hath prevailed to open the book, and to loose the seven seals thereof.

5.6 And I saw: and behold beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four living creatures, beasts, and in the midst of the ancients, elders, stood a Lamb standing as it were had been slain, having seven horns and seven eyes: eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God, God sent forth into all the earth.

5.7 And he came and took the book out of the right hand of him that sat on upon the throne.

5.8 And when he had opened taken the book, the four living creatures, beasts and the four and twenty ancients elders fell down before the Lamb, having every one of them harps, and golden vials full of odours, which are the prayers of saints: saints.

5.9 And they sung a new canticle, saying: song, saying, Thou art worthy, O Lord, worthy to take the book, and to open the seals thereof; because thereof: for thou wast slain, and hast redeemed us to God, in God by thy blood, blood out of every tribe, kindred, and tongue, and people, and nation. nation;

5.10 And hast made us to unto our God a kingdom kings and priests, priests: and we shall reign on the earth.

5.11 And I beheld, and I heard the voice of many angels round about the throne, throne and the living creatures, beasts and the ancients; elders: and the number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands, thousands;

5.12 Saying with a loud voice: The voice, Worthy is the Lamb that was slain is worthy to receive power, and divinity, riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honour, and glory, and benediction. blessing.

5.13 And every creature, creature which is in heaven, and on the earth, and under the earth, and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them: I them, heard all saying: To I saying, Blessing, and honour, and glory, and power, be unto him that sitteth on upon the throne, and to unto the Lamb, benediction, and honour, and glory, and power, Lamb for ever and ever.

5.14 And the four living creatures said: beasts said, Amen. And the four and twenty ancients elders fell down on their faces, and adored worshipped him that liveth for ever and ever.

Chapter 6

6.1 And I saw that when the Lamb had opened one of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures, heard, as it were the voice noise of thunder, saying: Come, one of the four beasts saying, Come and see.

6.2 And I saw: saw, and behold a white horse, horse: and he that sat on him had a bow, bow; and there was a crown was given him, unto him: and he went forth conquering that he might conquering, and to conquer.

6.3 And when he had opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature, saying: Come, beast say, Come and see.

6.4 And there went out another horse that was red: and power was given to him that sat thereon, it was given that he should thereon to take peace from the earth, and that they should kill one another, another: and a great sword there was given to him. unto him a great sword.

6.5 And when he had opened the third seal, I heard the third living creature saying: Come, beast say, Come and see. And behold I beheld, and lo a black horse, horse; and he that sat on him had a pair of scales balances in his hand.

6.6 And I heard as it were a voice in the midst of the four living creatures, saying: Two pounds beasts say, A measure of wheat for a penny, and thrice two pounds three measures of barley for a penny, penny; and see thou hurt not the wine oil and the oil. wine.

6.7 And when he had opened the fourth seal, I heard the voice of the fourth living creature, saying: Come, beast say, Come and see.

6.8 And I looked, and behold a pale horse, horse: and he that sat upon him, his name that sat on him was Death, and hell Hell followed with him. And power was given to him unto them over the four parts fourth part of the earth, to kill with sword, and with famine, hunger, and with death, and with the beasts of the earth.

6.9 And when he had opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar the souls of them that were slain for the word of God, and for the testimony which they held. held:

6.10 And they cried with a loud voice, saying: saying, How long, O Lord (holy Lord, holy and true) true, dost thou not judge and revenge avenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth?

6.11 And white robes were given to unto every one of them one; them; and it was said to unto them, that they should rest yet for a little time, till season, until their fellow servants, fellowservants also and their brethren, who are to that should be slain, even killed as they, they were, should be filled up. fulfilled.

6.12 And I saw, beheld when he had opened the sixth seal, and behold and, lo, there was a great earthquake, earthquake; and the sun became black as sackcloth of hair: hair, and the whole moon became as blood: blood;

6.13 And the stars from of heaven fell upon unto the earth, even as the a fig tree casteth its green figs her untimely figs, when it she is shaken by of a great wind: mighty wind.

6.14 And the heaven departed as a book folded up: scroll when it is rolled together; and every mountain, mountain and the islands island were moved out of their places.

6.15 And the kings of the earth, and the princes, great men, and tribunes, the rich men, and the rich, chief captains, and the strong, mighty men, and every bondman, and every freeman, free man, hid themselves in the dens and in the rocks of mountains: the mountains;

6.16 And they say said to the mountains and the rocks: rocks, Fall upon on us, and hide us from the face of him that sitteth upon on the throne throne, and from the wrath of the Lamb:

6.17 For the great day of their his wrath is come, come; and who shall be able to stand?

Chapter 7

7.1 After And after these things, things I saw four angels standing on the four corners of the earth, holding the four winds of the earth, that they the wind should not blow upon on the earth, nor upon on the sea, nor on any tree.

7.2 And I saw another angel ascending from the rising of the sun, east, having the sign seal of the living God; God: and he cried with a loud voice to the four angels, to whom it was given to hurt the earth and the sea,

7.3 Saying: Saying, Hurt not the earth, nor neither the sea, nor the trees, till we sign have sealed the servants of our God in their foreheads.

7.4 And I heard the number of them that which were signed, sealed: and there were sealed an hundred forty-four and forty and four thousand were signed, of every tribe all the tribes of the children of Israel.

7.5 Of the tribe of Juda, Juda were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand. Of the tribe of Ruben, Reuben were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand. Of the tribe of Gad, Gad were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand.

7.6 Of the tribe of Aser, Aser were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand. Of the tribe of Nephthali, Nephthalim were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand. Of the tribe of Manasses, Manasses were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand.

7.7 Of the tribe of Simeon, Simeon were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand. Of the tribe of Levi, Levi were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand. Of the tribe of Issachar, Issachar were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand.

7.8 Of the tribe of Zabulon, Zabulon were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand. Of the tribe of Joseph, Joseph were sealed twelve thousand signed: thousand. Of the tribe of Benjamin, Benjamin were sealed twelve thousand signed. thousand.

7.9 After this I saw beheld, and, lo, a great multitude, which no man could number, of all nations, and tribes, kindreds, and peoples, people, and tongues, standing stood before the throne, and in sight of before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and palms in their hands: hands;

7.10 And they cried with a loud voice, saying: saying, Salvation to our God, who God which sitteth upon the throne, and to unto the Lamb.

7.11 And all the angels stood round about the throne, and about the ancients, elders and the four living creatures; beasts, and they fell down before the throne upon on their faces, and adored worshipped God,

7.12 Saying: Amen. Benediction, Saying, Amen: Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and power, and strength to might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.

7.13 And one of the ancients elders answered, and said to me: These that saying unto me, What are clothed these which are arrayed in white robes, who are they? robes? and whence came they?

7.14 And I said to him: My Lord, unto him, Sir, thou knowest. And he said to me: me, These are they who are come which came out of great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and have made them white in the blood of the Lamb.

7.15 Therefore they are they before the throne of God, and they serve him day and night in his temple: and he, he that sitteth on the throne, throne shall dwell over among them.

7.16 They shall no more hunger nor thirst, no more, neither thirst any more; neither shall the sun fall light on them, nor any heat.

7.17 For the Lamb, Lamb which is in the midst of the throne, throne shall rule feed them, and shall lead them to the unto living fountains of the waters of life, waters: and God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes.

Chapter 8

8.1 And when he had opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven, as it were for heaven about the space of half an hour.

8.2 And I saw the seven angels standing in the presence of which stood before God; and there were given to them were given seven trumpets.

8.3 And another angel came, came and stood before at the altar, having a golden censer; and there was given to unto him much incense, that he should offer of it with the prayers of all saints upon the golden altar, altar which is was before the throne of God. throne.

8.4 And the smoke of the incense of incense, which came with the prayers of the saints saints, ascended up before God from the hand out of the angel. angel's hand.

8.5 And the angel took the censer, and filled it with the fire of the altar, and cast it on into the earth, earth: and there were thunders voices, and voices thunderings, and lightnings, and a great an earthquake.

8.6 And the seven angels, who angels which had the seven trumpets, trumpets prepared themselves to sound the trumpet. sound.

8.7 And the The first angel sounded the trumpet, sounded, and there followed hail and fire, fire mingled with blood, and it was they were cast on the earth, and the third part of upon the earth was burnt up, earth: and the third part of the trees was burnt up, and all green grass was burnt up.

8.8 And the second angel sounded the trumpet: sounded, and as it were a great mountain, mountain burning with fire, fire was cast into the sea, sea: and the third part of the sea became blood: blood;

8.9 And the third part of those the creatures died, which had life were in the sea, and had life, died; and the third part of the ships was were destroyed.

8.10 And the third angel sounded the trumpet, sounded, and there fell a great star fell from heaven, burning as it were a torch, lamp, and it fell on upon the third part of the rivers, and upon the fountains of waters: waters;

8.11 And the name of the star is called Wormwood. And Wormwood: and the third part of the waters became wormwood; and many men died of the waters, because they were made bitter.

8.12 And the fourth angel sounded the trumpet, sounded, and the third part of the sun was smitten, and the third part of the moon, and the third part of the stars, stars; so that as the third part of them was darkened, and the day did shone not shine for a third part of it, and the night in like manner. likewise.

8.13 And I beheld, and heard the voice of one eagle an angel flying through the midst of heaven, saying with a loud voice: voice, Woe, woe, woe woe, to the inhabitants inhabiters of the earth: earth by reason of the rest other voices of the voices trumpet of the three angels, who which are yet to sound the trumpet. sound!

Chapter 9

9.1 And the fifth angel sounded the trumpet, sounded, and I saw a star fall from heaven upon unto the earth, earth: and there was given to him was given the key of the bottomless pit.

9.2 And he opened the bottomless pit: pit; and the there arose a smoke out of the pit arose, pit, as the smoke of a great furnace; and the sun and the air were darkened with by reason of the smoke of the pit.

9.3 And from the smoke of the pit there came out of the smoke locusts upon the earth. And power earth: and unto them was given to them, power, as the scorpions of the earth have power: power.

9.4 And it was commanded them that they should not hurt the grass of the earth, nor neither any green thing, nor neither any tree: tree; but only the those men who which have not the sign seal of God on in their foreheads.

9.5 And to them it was given unto them that they should not kill them; them, but that they should torment them be tormented five months: and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion scorpion, when he striketh a man.

9.6 And in those days men shall men seek death, and shall not find it: it; and they shall desire to die, and death shall fly flee from them.

9.7 And the shapes of the locusts were like unto horses prepared unto battle: battle; and on their heads were, were as it were, were crowns like gold: gold, and their faces were as the faces of men.

9.8 And they had hair as the hair of women; women, and their teeth were as lions: the teeth of lions.

9.9 And they had breastplates breastplates, as it were breastplates of iron, iron; and the noise sound of their wings was as the noise sound of chariots and of many horses running to battle.

9.10 And they had tails like to unto scorpions, and there were stings in their tails; tails: and their power was to hurt men five months. months.

9.11 And they had a king over them

9.11 A king, them, which is the angel of the bottomless pit; pit, whose name in the Hebrew tongue is Abaddon, and but in the Greek Apollyon; in Latin Exterminans, tongue hath his name Apollyon.

9.12 One woe is past, and behold past; and, behold, there come yet two woes more hereafter.

9.13 And the sixth angel sounded the trumpet: sounded, and I heard a voice from the four horns of the great altar, golden altar which is before the eyes of God,

9.14 Saying to the sixth angel, who angel which had the trumpet: trumpet, Loose the four angels, who angels which are bound in the great river Euphrates.

9.15 And the four angels were loosed, who which were prepared for an hour, and a day, and a month, and a year: year, for to kill slay the third part of men.

9.16 And the number of the army of the horsemen was twenty were two hundred thousand times ten thousand. And thousand: and I heard the number of them.

9.17 And thus I saw the horses in the vision: vision, and they them that sat on them, had having breastplates of fire fire, and of hyacinth jacinth, and of brimstone, brimstone: and the heads of the horses were as the heads of lions: lions; and from out of their mouths proceeded fire, issued fire and smoke, smoke and brimstone.

9.18 And by By these three plagues was slain the third part of men, men killed, by the fire fire, and by the smoke smoke, and by the brimstone, which issued out of their mouths.

9.19 For the their power of the horses is in their mouths, mouth, and in their tails. For, tails: for their tails are were like to unto serpents, and have heads: had heads, and with them they do hurt.

9.20 And the rest of the men, who men which were not slain killed by these plagues, did plagues yet repented not do penance from of the works of their hands, that they should not adore worship devils, and idols of gold, and silver, and brass, and stone, and wood, of wood: which neither can see, nor hear, nor walk:

9.21 Neither did repented they penance from of their murders, nor from of their sorceries, nor from of their fornication, nor from of their thefts.

Chapter 10

10.1 And I saw another mighty angel come down from heaven, clothed with a cloud, cloud: and a rainbow was on upon his head, and his face was as it were the sun, and his feet as pillars of fire. fire:

10.2 And he had in his hand a little book open: and he set his right foot upon the sea, and his left foot upon on the earth. earth,

10.3 And he cried with a loud voice voice, as when a lion roareth. And roareth: and when he had cried, seven thunders uttered their voices.

10.4 And when the seven thunders had uttered their voices, I was about to write: and I heard a voice from heaven saying to me: unto me, Seal up the those things which the seven thunders have spoken; uttered, and write them not.

10.5 And the angel, whom angel which I saw standing stand upon the sea and upon the earth, earth lifted up his hand to heaven,

10.6 And he swore sware by him that liveth for ever and ever, who created heaven, and the things which are therein; that therein are, and the earth, and the things which are in it; that therein are, and the sea, and the things which are therein: That time shall therein, that there should be time no longer. longer:

10.7 But in the days of the voice of the seventh angel, when he shall begin to sound the trumpet, sound, the mystery of God shall should be finished, as he hath declared by to his servants the prophets.

10.8 And the voice which I heard a voice from heaven again speaking to me, spake unto me again, and saying: Go, said, Go and take the little book that which is open, from open in the hand of the angel who which standeth upon the sea, sea and upon the earth.

10.9 And I went to unto the angel, saying and said unto him, that he should give Give me the little book. And he said to me: unto me, Take the book, it, and eat it up: up; and it shall make thy belly bitter, but in thy mouth it shall be in thy mouth sweet as honey.

10.10 And I took the little book from the hand out of the angel, angel's hand, and ate it up: up; and it was in my mouth, mouth sweet as honey: and when as soon as I had eaten it, my belly was bitter.

10.11 And he said to me: unto me, Thou must prophesy again to before many nations, and peoples, and nations, and tongues, and kings.

Chapter 11

11.1 And there was given me a reed like unto a rod: and it was said to me: Arise, the angel stood, saying, Rise, and measure the temple of God, and the altar altar, and them that adore worship therein.

11.2 But the court, court which is without the temple, cast temple leave out, and measure it not: because not; for it is given unto the Gentiles, Gentiles: and the holy city they shall they tread under foot two and forty months: and two months.

11.3 And I will give power unto my two witnesses, and they shall prophesy a thousand two hundred sixty and threescore days, clothed in sackcloth.

11.4 These are the two olive trees, and the two candlesticks, that stand candlesticks standing before the Lord God of the earth.

11.5 And if any man will hurt them, fire shall come proceedeth out of their mouths, mouth, and shall devour devoureth their enemies. And enemies: and if any man will hurt them, he must in this manner must he be slain. killed.

11.6 These have power to shut heaven, that it rain not in the days of their prophecy: and they have power over waters to turn them into to blood, and to strike smite the earth with all plagues plagues, as often as they will.

11.7 And when they shall have finished their testimony, the beast, beast that ascendeth out of the abyss, bottomless pit shall make war against them, and shall overcome them, and kill them.

11.8 And their dead bodies shall lie in the streets street of the great city, which spiritually is called spiritually, Sodom and Egypt, where their Lord also our Lord was crucified.

11.9 And they of the tribes, people and peoples, kindreds and tongues, tongues and nations, nations shall see their dead bodies for three days and a half: an half, and they shall not suffer their dead bodies to be laid put in sepulchres. graves.

11.10 And they that dwell upon the earth shall rejoice over them, and make merry: merry, and shall send gifts one to another, another; because these two prophets tormented them that dwelt upon on the earth.

11.11 And after three days and a half, an half the spirit of life from God entered into them. And them, and they stood upon their feet, feet; and great fear fell upon them that which saw them.

11.12 And they heard a great voice from heaven, heaven saying to them: unto them, Come up hither. And they went ascended up to heaven in a cloud: cloud; and their enemies saw beheld them.

11.13 And at that the same hour there was made there a great earthquake, and the tenth part of the city fell: fell, and there were slain in the earthquake names were slain of men seven thousand: and the rest remnant were cast into a fear, affrighted, and gave glory to the God of heaven.

11.14 The second woe is past: and behold past; and, behold, the third woe will come cometh quickly.

11.15 And the seventh angel sounded the trumpet: sounded; and there were great voices in heaven, saying: saying, The kingdom kingdoms of this world is are become the kingdoms of our Lord's Lord, and of his Christ's, Christ; and he shall reign for ever and ever. Amen. ever.

11.16 And the four and twenty ancients, who sit elders, which sat before God on their seats in the sight of God, seats, fell on upon their faces faces, and adored God, saying: worshipped God,

11.17 Saying, We give thee thanks, O Lord LORD God Almighty, who which art, and who wast, and who art to come: come; because thou hast taken to thee thy great power, and thou hast reigned.

11.18 And the nations were angry, and thy wrath is come, and the time of the dead, that they should be judged, and that thou shouldest render give reward to unto thy servants the prophets prophets, and to the saints, and to them that fear thy name, little small and great, great; and shouldest destroy them who have corrupted which destroy the earth.

11.19 And the temple of God was opened in heaven: heaven, and the ark of his testament there was seen in his temple, temple the ark of his testament: and there were lightnings, and voices, and thunderings, and an earthquake, and great hail.

Chapter 12

12.1 And there appeared a great sign appeared wonder in heaven: A heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and on upon her head a crown of twelve stars:

12.2 And she being with child, she cried child cried, travailing in birth, and was in pain pained to be delivered.

12.3 And there was seen appeared another sign wonder in heaven: heaven; and behold a great red dragon, having seven heads, heads and ten horns: horns, and on his head seven diadems: crowns upon his heads.

12.4 And his tail drew the third part of the stars of heaven, and did cast them to the earth: and the dragon stood before the woman who which was ready to be delivered; that, when she should be delivered, he might for to devour her son. child as soon as it was born.

12.5 And she brought forth a man child, who was to rule all nations with an iron rod: a rod of iron: and her son child was taken caught up to unto God, and to his throne.

12.6 And the woman fled into the wilderness, where she had hath a place prepared by of God, that there they should feed her there a thousand two hundred sixty and threescore days.

12.7 And there was a great battle war in heaven, heaven: Michael and his angels fought with against the dragon, dragon; and the dragon fought and his angels: angels,

12.8 And they prevailed not, not; neither was their place found any more in heaven.

12.9 And that the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, who is called the devil Devil, and Satan, who seduceth which deceiveth the whole world; and world: he was cast unto out into the earth, and his angels were thrown down cast out with him.

12.10 And I heard a loud voice saying in heaven, saying: Now is come salvation, and strength, and the kingdom of our God, and the power of his Christ: because for the accuser of our brethren is cast forth, who down, which accused them before our God day and night.

12.11 And they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of the testimony, their testimony; and they loved not their lives unto the death.

12.12 Therefore rejoice, O ye heavens, and you ye that dwell therein. in them. Woe to the earth, inhabiters of the earth and to of the sea, because sea! for the devil is come down unto you, having great wrath, knowing because he knoweth that he hath but a short time.

12.13 And when the dragon saw that he was cast unto the earth, he persecuted the woman, who woman which brought forth the man child: child.

12.14 And there were given to the woman were given two wings of a great eagle, that she might fly into the desert unto wilderness, into her place, where she is nourished for a time time, and times, and half a time, from the face of the serpent.

12.15 And the serpent cast out of his mouth after the woman, water as it were a river; flood after the woman, that he might cause her to be carried away by of the river. flood.

12.16 And the earth helped the woman, and the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed up the river, flood which the dragon cast out of his mouth.

12.17 And the dragon was angry against wroth with the woman: woman, and went to make war with the rest remnant of her seed, who which keep the commandments of God, and have the testimony of Jesus Christ.

12.18 And he stood upon the sand of the sea.

Chapter 13

13.1 And I stood upon the sand of the sea, and saw a beast coming rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and upon his horns ten diadems, crowns, and upon his heads names the name of blasphemy.

13.2 And the beast, beast which I saw, saw was like to unto a leopard, and his feet were as the feet of a bear, and his mouth as the mouth of a lion. And lion: and the dragon gave him his own strength, power, and his seat, and great power. authority.

13.3 And I saw one of his heads as it were slain wounded to death: death; and his death's deadly wound was healed. And healed: and all the earth was in admiration world wondered after the beast.

13.4 And they adored worshipped the dragon, dragon which gave power to unto the beast: and they adored worshipped the beast, saying: saying, Who is like to unto the beast? and who shall be is able to fight make war with him?

13.5 And there was given to unto him a mouth speaking great things, things and blasphemies: blasphemies; and power was given to unto him to do two and continue forty and two months.

13.6 And he opened his mouth unto blasphemies in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme his name, and his tabernacle, and them that dwell in heaven.

13.7 And it was given unto him to make war with the saints, and to overcome them. And them: and power was given him over every tribe, and people, all kindreds, and tongue, tongues, and nation. nations.

13.8 And all the that dwell upon the earth adored shall worship him, whose names are not written in the book of life of the Lamb, which was Lamb slain from the beginning foundation of the world.

13.9 If any man have an ear, let him hear.

13.10 He that shall lead leadeth into captivity, captivity shall go into captivity: he that shall kill by killeth with the sword, sword must be killed by with the sword. Here is the patience and the faith of the saints.

13.11 And I saw beheld another beast coming up out of the earth, earth; and he had two horns, horns like a lamb, and he spoke spake as a dragon.

13.12 And he executed exerciseth all the power of the former first beast in his sight; before him, and he caused causeth the earth, earth and them that which dwell therein, therein to adore worship the first beast, whose deadly wound to death was healed.

13.13 And he did doeth great signs, wonders, so that he made also maketh fire to come down from heaven unto on the earth in the sight of men. men,

13.14 And he seduced deceiveth them that dwell on the earth, for earth by the signs, means of those miracles which were given him he had power to do in the sight of the beast, beast; saying to them that dwell on the earth, that they should make the an image of to the beast, which had the wound by the a sword, and lived. did live.

13.15 And it was given him he had power to give life to unto the image of the beast, and that the image of the beast should speak; both speak, and should cause, cause that whosoever will as many as would not adore worship the image of the beast, beast should be slain. killed.

13.16 And he shall make causeth all, both little small and great, rich and poor, freemen free and bondmen, bond, to have receive a character mark in their right hand, or on in their foreheads. foreheads:

13.17 And that no man might buy or sell, but save he that hath had the character, mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name.

13.18 Here is wisdom. He Let him that hath understanding, let him understanding count the number of the beast. For beast: for it is the number of a man: man; and the his number of him is six Six hundred sixty-six. threescore and six.

Chapter 14

14.1 And I beheld, and lo looked, and, lo, a lamb Lamb stood upon on the mount Sion, and with him an hundred forty-four forty and four thousand, having his name, and the Father's name of his Father, written on in their foreheads.

14.2 And I heard a voice from heaven, as the noise voice of many waters, and as the voice of a great thunder; thunder: and the voice which I heard, was as heard the voice of harpers, harpers harping on with their harps. harps:

14.3 And they sung as it were a new canticle, song before the throne, and before the four living creatures, beasts, and the ancients; elders: and no man could say the canticle, learn that song but those the hundred forty-four and forty and four thousand, who which were purchased redeemed from the earth.

14.4 These are they who which were not defiled with women: women; for they are virgins. These are they which follow the Lamb whithersoever he goeth. These were purchased redeemed from among men, being the firstfruits to unto God and to the Lamb: Lamb.

14.5 And in their mouth there was found no lie; guile: for they are without spot fault before the throne of God.

14.6 And I saw another angel flying through fly in the midst of heaven, having the eternal gospel, everlasting gospel to preach unto them that sit upon dwell on the earth, and over to every nation, and tribe, kindred, and tongue, and people: people,

14.7 Saying with a loud voice: voice, Fear the Lord, God, and give him honour, because glory to him; for the hour of his judgment is come; come: and adore ye him, worship him that made heaven heaven, and earth, and the sea, and the fountains of waters.

14.8 And there followed another angel followed, saying: That great angel, saying, Babylon is fallen, is fallen; which fallen, that great city, because she made all nations to drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication.

14.9 And the third angel followed them, saying with a loud voice: voice, If any man shall adore worship the beast and his image, and receive his character mark in his forehead, or in his hand; hand,

14.10 He also The same shall drink of the wine of the wrath of God, which is mingled with pure wine in poured out without mixture into the cup of his wrath, indignation; and he shall be tormented with fire and brimstone in the sight presence of the holy angels, and in the sight presence of the Lamb. Lamb:

14.11 And the smoke of their torments shall ascend torment ascendeth up for ever and ever: neither have and they have no rest day nor night, who have adored worship the beast, beast and his image, and whoever whosoever receiveth the character mark of his name.

14.12 Here is the patience of the saints, who saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the faith of Jesus.

14.13 And I heard a voice from heaven, heaven saying to me: Write: unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead, who dead which die in the Lord. From henceforth now, Lord from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours; for and their works do follow them.

14.14 And I saw, looked, and behold a white cloud; cloud, and upon the cloud one sitting sat like to unto the Son of man, having on his head a crown of gold, golden crown, and in his hand a sharp sickle.

14.15 And another angel came out from of the temple temple, crying with a loud voice to him that sat upon on the cloud: cloud, Thrust in thy sickle, and reap, because reap: for the hour time is come for thee to reap: reap; for the harvest of the earth is ripe.

14.16 And he that sat on the cloud thrust in his sickle into on the earth, earth; and the earth was reaped.

14.17 And another angel came out of the temple which is in heaven, he also having a sharp sickle.

14.18 And another angel came out from the altar, who which had power over fire; and he cried with a loud voice cry to him that had the sharp sickle, saying: saying, Thrust in thy sharp sickle, and gather the clusters of the vineyard vine of the earth; because the for her grapes thereof are fully ripe.

14.19 And the angel thrust in his sharp sickle into the earth, and gathered the vineyard vine of the earth, and cast it into the great press winepress of the wrath of God: God.

14.20 And the press winepress was trodden without the city, and blood came out of the press, up to winepress, even unto the horses' horse bridles, for by the space of a thousand and six hundred furlongs.

Chapter 15

15.1 And I saw another sign in heaven, great and wonderful: marvellous, seven angels having the seven last plagues. For plagues; for in them is filled up the wrath of God.

15.2 And I saw as it were a sea of glass mingled with fire, fire: and them that had overcome gotten the victory over the beast, and over his image, and over his mark, and over the number of his name, standing stand on the sea of glass, having the harps of God: God.

15.3 And singing they sing the canticle song of Moses, Moses the servant of God, and the canticle song of the Lamb, saying: saying, Great and wonderful marvellous are thy works, O Lord God Almighty; just and true are thy ways, O thou King of ages. saints.

15.4 Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and magnify glorify thy name? For for thou only art holy: for all nations shall come, come and shall adore in thy sight, because worship before thee; for thy judgments are made manifest.

15.5 And after these things that I looked; and looked, and, behold, the temple of the tabernacle of the testimony in heaven was opened:

15.6 And the seven angels came out of the temple, having the seven plagues, clothed with clean in pure and white linen, and girt about the having their breasts girded with golden girdles.

15.7 And one of the four living creatures beasts gave to unto the seven angels seven golden vials, vials full of the wrath of God, who liveth for ever and ever.

15.8 And the temple was filled with smoke from the majesty glory of God, and from his power; and no man was able to enter into the temple, till the seven plagues of the seven angels were fulfilled.

Chapter 16

16.1 And I heard a great voice out of the temple, temple saying to the seven angels: Go, angels, Go your ways, and pour out the seven vials of the wrath of God upon the earth.

16.2 And the first went, and poured out his vial upon the earth, earth; and there fell a sore noisome and grievous wound sore upon men, who the men which had the character mark of the beast; beast, and upon them that adored the image thereof. which worshipped his image.

16.3 And the second angel poured out his vial upon the sea, sea; and there came blood as it were became as the blood of a dead man; man: and every living soul died in the sea.

16.4 And the third angel poured out his vial upon the rivers and the fountains of waters; and there was made they became blood.

16.5 And I heard the angel of the waters saying: say, Thou art just, righteous, O Lord, who which art, and who wast, the Holy One, and shalt be, because thou hast judged these things: thus.

16.6 For they have shed the blood of saints and prophets, and thou hast given them blood to drink; for they are worthy.

16.7 And I heard another, from another out of the altar, saying: Yea, O altar say, Even so, Lord God Almighty, true and just righteous are thy judgments.

16.8 And the fourth angel poured out his vial upon the sun, sun; and it power was given unto him to afflict scorch men with heat and fire: fire.

16.9 And men were scorched with great heat, and they blasphemed the name of God, who which hath power over these plagues, neither did plagues: and they penance repented not to give him glory.

16.10 And the fifth angel poured out his vial upon the seat of the beast; and his kingdom became dark, was full of darkness; and they gnawed their tongues for pain: pain,

16.11 And they blasphemed the God of heaven, heaven because of their pains and wounds, their sores, and did repented not penance for of their works. deeds.

16.12 And the sixth angel poured out his vial upon that the great river Euphrates; and dried up the water thereof, thereof was dried up, that a the way might be prepared for of the kings from the rising of the sun. east might be prepared.

16.13 And I saw from three unclean spirits like frogs come out of the mouth of the dragon, and from out of the mouth of the beast, and from out of the mouth of the false prophet, three unclean spirits like frogs. prophet.

16.14 For they are the spirits of devils devils, working signs, and they miracles, which go forth unto the kings of the earth and of the whole earth, world, to gather them to battle against the battle of that great day of the Almighty God. God Almighty.

16.15 Behold, I come as a thief. Blessed is he that watcheth, and keepeth his garments, lest he walk naked, and they see his shame.

16.16 And he shall gather gathered them together into a place, which place called in the Hebrew is called Armagedon. tongue Armageddon.

16.17 And the seventh angel poured out his vial upon into the air, air; and there came a great voice out of the temple of heaven, from the throne, saying: saying, It is done.

16.18 And there were lightnings, and voices, and thunders, and lightnings; and there was a great earthquake, such an one as never had been was not since men were upon the earth, such so mighty an earthquake, and so great.

16.19 And the great city was divided into three parts; parts, and the cities of the Gentiles fell. And nations fell: and great Babylon came in remembrance before God, to give unto her the cup of the wine of the indignation fierceness of his wrath.

16.20 And every island fled away, and the mountains were not found.

16.21 And there fell upon men a great hail, like hail out of heaven, every stone about the weight of a talent, came down from heaven upon men: talent: and men blasphemed God for because of the plague of the hail: because it hail; for the plague thereof was exceeding great.

Chapter 17

17.1 And there came one of the seven angels, who angels which had the seven vials, and spoke talked with me, saying: Come, saying unto me, Come hither; I will shew unto thee the condemnation judgment of the great harlot, who whore that sitteth upon many waters, waters:

17.2 With whom the kings of the earth have committed fornication; fornication, and they who inhabit the earth, inhabitants of the earth have been made drunk with the whine wine of her whoredom. fornication.

17.3 And So he took carried me away in the spirit into the desert. And wilderness: and I saw a woman sitting sit upon a scarlet coloured beast, full of names of blasphemy, having seven heads and ten horns.

17.4 And the woman was clothed round about with arrayed in purple and scarlet, scarlet colour, and gilt decked with gold, gold and precious stones and pearls, having a golden cup in her hand, hand full of the abomination abominations and filthiness of her fornication. fornication:

17.5 And on upon her forehead was a name was written: A mystery; Babylon the great, the mother of the fornications, and the abominations of the earth. written, MYSTERY, BABYLON THE GREAT, THE MOTHER OF HARLOTS AND ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH.

17.6 And I saw the woman drunk drunken with the blood of the saints, and with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus. And I wondered, Jesus: and when I had seen saw her, I wondered with great admiration.

17.7 And the angel said to me: Why dost unto me, Wherefore didst thou wonder? marvel? I will tell thee the mystery of the woman, and of the beast which that carrieth her, which hath the seven heads and ten horns.

17.8 The beast, which beast that thou sawest, sawest was, and is not, not; and shall come up ascend out of the bottomless pit, and go into destruction: perdition: and the inhabitants they that dwell on the earth (whose shall wonder, whose names are were not written in the book of life from the foundation of the world) shall wonder, seeing world, when they behold the beast that was, and is not. not, and yet is.

17.9 And here is the understanding that mind which hath wisdom. The seven heads are seven mountains, upon on which the woman sitteth, and they are seven kings: sitteth.

17.10 Five And there are seven kings: five are fallen, and one is, and the other is not yet come: come; and when he is come, cometh, he must remain continue a short time. space.

17.11 And the beast which that was, and is not: the same also not, even he is the eighth, and is of the seven, and goeth into destruction. perdition.

17.12 And the ten horns which thou sawest, sawest are ten kings, who which have not yet received a kingdom, no kingdom as yet; but shall receive power as kings one hour after with the beast.

17.13 These have one design: mind, and shall give their strength and power they shall deliver to and strength unto the beast.

17.14 These shall fight make war with the Lamb, and the Lamb shall overcome them, because them: for he is Lord of lords, and King of kings, kings: and they that are with him are called, and elect, chosen, and faithful.

17.15 And he said to me: saith unto me, The waters which thou sawest, where the harlot whore sitteth, are peoples, and multitudes, and nations, and tongues.

17.16 And the ten horns which thou sawest in upon the beast: beast, these shall hate the harlot, whore, and shall make her desolate and naked, and shall eat her flesh, and shall burn her with fire.

17.17 For God hath given into put in their hearts to do that which pleaseth him: that they fulfil his will, and to agree, and give their kingdom to unto the beast, till until the words of God shall be fulfilled.

17.18 And the woman which thou sawest, sawest is the that great city, which hath kingdom reigneth over the kings of the earth.

Chapter 18

18.1 And after these things, things I saw another angel come down from heaven, having great power: power; and the earth was enlightened lightened with his glory.

18.2 And he cried out mightily with a strong voice, saying: saying, Babylon the great is fallen, is fallen; fallen, and is become the habitation of devils, and the hold of every unclean foul spirit, and the hold a cage of every unclean and hateful bird: bird.

18.3 Because For all nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her fornication; fornication, and the kings of the earth have committed fornication with her; her, and the merchants of the earth have been made are waxed rich by through the power abundance of her delicacies.

18.4 And I heard another voice from heaven, saying: Go saying, Come out from of her, my people; people, that you ye be not partakers of her sins, and that you ye receive not of her plagues.

18.5 For her sins have reached unto heaven, and the Lord God hath remembered her iniquities.

18.6 Render to Reward her even as she also hath rendered to you; rewarded you, and double unto her double according to her works: in the cup wherein which she hath mingled, mingle ye double unto her. filled fill to her double.

18.7 As How much as she hath glorified herself, and lived in delicacies, deliciously, so much torment and sorrow give ye to her; because her: for she saith in her heart: heart, I sit a queen, and am no widow; widow, and sorrow I shall not see. see no sorrow.

18.8 Therefore shall her plagues come in one day, death, and mourning, and famine, famine; and she shall be burnt utterly burned with fire: for strong is the fire; because Lord God is strong, who shall judge judgeth her.

18.9 And the kings of the earth, who have committed fornication, fornication and lived in delicacies deliciously with her, shall weep, and bewail themselves over her, and lament for her, when they shall see the smoke of her burning: burning,

18.10 Standing afar off for the fear of her torments, saying: Alas! alas! torment, saying, Alas, alas that great city Babylon, that mighty city: city! for in one hour is thy judgment come.

18.11 And the merchants of the earth shall weep, weep and mourn over her: her; for no man shall buy buyeth their merchandise any more. more:

18.12 Merchandise The merchandise of gold gold, and silver, and precious stones; stones, and of pearls, and fine linen, and purple, and silk, and scarlet, and all thyine wood, and all manner of vessels of ivory, and all manner of vessels of most precious stone, wood, and of brass, and of iron, and of marble,

18.13 And cinnamon, and odours, and ointment, ointments, and frankincense, and wine, and oil, and fine flour, and wheat, and beasts, and sheep, and horses, and chariots, and slaves, and souls of men.

18.14 And the fruits of the desire of that thy soul lusted after are departed from thee, and all fat things which were dainty and goodly things are perished departed from thee, and they shall thou shalt find them no more at all.

18.15 The merchants of these things, who which were made rich, rich by her, shall stand afar off from her, for the fear of her torments, torment, weeping and mourning. wailing,

18.16 And saying: Alas! alas! saying, Alas, alas that great city, which that was clothed with in fine linen, and purple, and scarlet, and was gilt decked with gold, and precious stones, and pearls. pearls!

18.17 For in one hour are so great riches is come to nought; and nought. And every shipmaster, and all that sail into the lake, company in ships, and mariners, sailors, and as many as work in the trade by sea, stood afar off. off,

18.18 And cried, seeing cried when they saw the place smoke of her burning, saying: saying, What city is like to unto this great city? city!

18.19 And they cast dust upon on their heads, and cried, weeping and mourning, saying: Alas! alas! wailing, saying, Alas, alas that great city, wherein all were made rich, rich all that had ships at sea, in the sea by reason of her prices: costliness! for in one hour she is she made desolate.

18.20 Rejoice over her, thou heaven, and ye holy apostles and prophets; for God hath judged your judgment avenged you on her.

18.21 And a mighty angel took up a stone, as it were stone like a great millstone, and cast it into the sea, saying: With such saying, Thus with violence as this shall Babylon, that great city, city Babylon be thrown down, and shall be found no more at all.

18.22 And the voice of harpers, and of musicians, and of them that play on the pipe, pipers, and on the trumpet, trumpeters, shall no more be heard no more at all in thee; and no craftsman craftsman, of any art whatsoever craft he be, shall be found any more at all in thee; and the sound of the mill a millstone shall be heard no more at all in thee;

18.23 And the light of the lamp a candle shall shine no more at all in thee; and the voice of the bridegroom and of the bride shall be heard no more at all in thee: for thy merchants were the great men of the earth, earth; for all nations have been deceived by thy enchantments. sorceries were all nations deceived.

18.24 And in her was found the blood of prophets prophets, and of saints, and of all that were slain upon the earth.

Chapter 19

19.1 After And after these things I heard as it were the a great voice of much people in heaven, saying: Alleluia. saying, Alleluia; Salvation, and glory, and power is to honour, and power, unto the Lord our God. God:

19.2 For true and just righteous are his judgments, who judgments: for he hath judged the great harlot whore, which corrupted did corrupt the earth with her fornication, and hath revenged avenged the blood of his servants, servants at her hands. hand.

19.3 And again they said: Alleluia. said, Alleluia And her smoke ascendeth rose up for ever and ever.

19.4 And the four and twenty ancients, elders and the four living creatures beasts fell down and adored worshipped God that sitteth upon sat on the throne, saying: saying, Amen; Alleluia.

19.5 And a voice came out from of the throne, saying: Give praise to saying, Praise our God, all ye his servants; servants, and you ye that fear him, little both small and great.

19.6 And I heard as it were the voice of a great multitude, and as the voice of many waters, and as the voice of great thunders, mighty thunderings, saying, Alleluia: for the Lord our God the Almighty hath reigned. omnipotent reigneth.

19.7 Let us be glad and rejoice, and give glory honour to him; him: for the marriage of the Lamb is come, and his wife hath prepared herself. made herself ready.

19.8 And it is granted to her was granted that she should clothe herself with be arrayed in fine linen, glittering clean and white. For white: for the fine linen are is the justifications righteousness of saints.

19.9 And he said to me: Write: saith unto me, Write, Blessed are they that which are called to unto the marriage supper of the Lamb. And he saith to me: unto me, These words of God are true. the true sayings of God.

19.10 And I fell down before at his feet, feet to adore worship him. And he saith to me: said unto me, See thou do it not: I am thy fellow servant, fellowservant, and of thy brethren, who brethren that have the testimony of Jesus. Adore God. For Jesus: worship God: for the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy.

19.11 And I saw heaven opened, and behold a white horse; and he that sat upon him was called faithful Faithful and true, True, and with justice doth in righteousness he doth judge and fight. make war.

19.12 And his His eyes were as a flame of fire, and on his head were many diadems, crowns; and he had a name written, which that no man knoweth knew, but he himself.

19.13 And he was clothed with a garment sprinkled with blood; vesture dipped in blood: and his name is called, THE WORD OF GOD. called The Word of God.

19.14 And the armies that are which were in heaven followed him on upon white horses, clothed in fine linen, white and clean.

19.15 And out of his mouth proceedeth goeth a sharp two edged sword; sword, that with it he may strike should smite the nations. And nations: and he shall rule them with a rod of iron; iron: and he treadeth the winepress of the fierceness of the and wrath of God the Almighty. Almighty God.

19.16 And he hath on his garment, vesture and on his thigh written: a name written, KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.

19.17 And I saw an angel standing in the sun, sun; and he cried with a loud voice, saying to all the birds fowls that did fly through in the midst of heaven: Come, heaven, Come and gather yourselves together to unto the great supper of God: the great God;

19.18 That you ye may eat the flesh of kings, and the flesh of tribunes, captains, and the flesh of mighty men, and the flesh of horses, and of them that sit on them, and the flesh of all freemen and bondmen, men, both free and of little bond, both small and of great.

19.19 And I saw the beast, and the kings of the earth, and their armies armies, gathered together to make war with against him that sat upon on the horse, and with against his army.

19.20 And the beast was taken, and with him the false prophet, who prophet that wrought signs miracles before him, wherewith with which he seduced deceived them who that had received the character mark of the beast, and who adored them that worshipped his image. These two both were cast alive into the pool a lake of fire, fire burning with brimstone.

19.21 And the rest remnant were slain by with the sword of him that sitteth sat upon the horse, which proceedeth sword proceeded out of his mouth; mouth: and all the birds fowls were filled with their flesh.

Chapter 20

20.1 And I saw an angel coming come down from heaven, having the key of the bottomless pit, pit and a great chain in his hand.

20.2 And he laid hold on the dragon the dragon, that old serpent, which is the devil Devil, and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years. years,

20.3 And he cast him into the bottomless pit, and shut him up, and set a seal upon him, that he should no more seduce deceive the nations, nations no more, till the thousand years should be finished. And fulfilled: and after that, that he must be loosed a little time. season.

20.4 And I saw seats; thrones, and they sat upon them; them, and judgment was given unto them; them: and I saw the souls of them that were beheaded for the testimony witness of Jesus, and for the word of God, and who which had not adored worshipped the beast nor beast, neither his image, nor neither had received his character on mark upon their foreheads, or in their hands; and they lived and reigned with Christ a thousand years.

20.5 The But the rest of the dead lived not, till not again until the thousand years were finished. This is the first resurrection.

20.6 Blessed and holy is he that hath part in the first resurrection. In these resurrection: on such the second death hath no power; power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ; Christ, and shall reign with him a thousand years.

20.7 And when the thousand years shall be finished, are expired, Satan shall be loosed out of his prison, and prison,

20.8 And shall go forth, and seduce out to deceive the nations, nations which are over in the four quarters of the earth, Gog, and Magog, and shall to gather them together to battle, battle: the number of whom is as the sand of the sea.

n=N27.20.8> n=N27.20.9> And they came upon went up on the breadth of the earth, and encompassed compassed the camp of the saints, saints about, and the beloved city.

20.9 And there city: and fire came down fire from God out of heaven, and devoured them; and them.

20.10 And the devil, who seduced them, devil that deceived them was cast into the pool lake of fire and brimstone, where both the beast

20.10 And beast and the false prophet are, and shall be tormented day and night for ever and ever.

20.11 And I saw a great white throne, and one sitting upon him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away, away; and there was found no place found for them.

20.12 And I saw the dead, great small and small, standing in the presence of the throne, great, stand before God; and the books were opened; opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life; life: and the dead were judged by out of those things which were written in the books, according to their works.

20.13 And the sea gave up the dead that which were in it, it; and death and hell gave delivered up their the dead that which were in them; them: and they were judged every one man according to their works.

20.14 And hell and death and hell were cast into the pool lake of fire. This is the second death.

20.15 And whosoever was not found written in the book of life, life was cast into the pool lake of fire.

Chapter 21

21.1 And I saw a new heaven and a new earth. For earth: for the first heaven and the first earth was gone, were passed away; and the sea is now there was no more. more sea.

21.2 And I John saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven from God, heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.

21.3 And I heard a great voice from the throne, saying: Behold out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them. And them, and they shall be his people; people, and God himself with them shall be with them, and be their God.

21.4 And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes: eyes; and death there shall be no more, nor mourning, more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, nor sorrow neither shall there be any more, more pain: for the former things are passed away.

21.5 And he that sat on upon the throne, said: throne said, Behold, I make all things new. And he said to me: Write, unto me, Write: for these words are most faithful true and true. faithful.

21.6 And he said to me: unto me, It is done. I am Alpha and Omega; Omega, the beginning and the end. To him that thirsteth, I will give unto him that is athirst of the fountain of the water of life, life freely.

21.7 He that shall overcome overcometh shall possess these things, inherit all things; and I will be his God; God, and he shall be my son.

21.8 But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, they shall have their portion part in the pool burning lake which burneth with fire and brimstone, brimstone: which is the second death.

21.9 And there came unto me one of the seven angels, who angels which had the seven vials full of the seven last plagues, and spoke talked with me, saying: Come, and saying, Come hither, I will shew thee the bride, the wife of the Lamb. Lamb's wife.

21.10 And he took carried me up away in the spirit to a great and high mountain: mountain, and he shewed me that great city, the holy city Jerusalem coming down Jerusalem, descending out of heaven from God,

21.11 Having the glory of God, God: and the her light thereof was like to unto a precious stone, as to the stone most precious, even like a jasper stone, even clear as crystal. crystal;

21.12 And it had a wall great and high, having and had twelve gates, and in at the gates twelve angels, and names written thereon, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the children of Israel. Israel:

21.13 On the east, east three gates: and gates; on the north, north three gates: and gates; on the south, south three gates: gates; and on the west, west three gates.

21.14 And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them, them the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

21.15 And he that spoke talked with me, me had a measure of a golden reed of gold, to measure the city city, and the gates thereof, and the wall. wall thereof.

21.16 And the city lieth in a foursquare, and the length thereof is as great large as the breadth: and he measured the city with the golden reed for reed, twelve thousand furlongs, and the furlongs. The length and the height breadth and the breadth thereof height of it are equal.

21.17 And he measured the wall thereof thereof, an hundred and forty-four forty and four cubits, according to the measure of a man, which is that is, of an the angel.

21.18 And the building of the wall thereof of it was of jasper stone: but jasper: and the city itself was pure gold, like to unto clear glass.

21.19 And the foundations of the wall of the city were adorned garnished with all manner of precious stones. The first foundation was jasper: jasper; the second, sapphire: sapphire; the third, a chalcedony: chalcedony; the fourth, an emerald: emerald;

21.20 The fifth, sardonyx: sardonyx; the sixth, sardius: sardius; the seventh, chrysolite: chrysolyte; the eighth, beryl: beryl; the ninth, a topaz: topaz; the tenth, a chrysoprasus: chrysoprasus; the eleventh, a jacinth: jacinth; the twelfth, an amethyst.

21.21 And the twelve gates are were twelve pearls, one to each: and pearls: every several gate was of one several pearl. And pearl: and the street of the city was pure gold, as it were transparent glass.

21.22 And I saw no temple therein. For therein: for the Lord God Almighty is the temple thereof, and the Lamb. Lamb are the temple of it.

21.23 And the city hath had no need of the sun, nor neither of the moon, to shine in it. For it: for the glory of God hath enlightened did lighten it, and the Lamb is the lamp light thereof.

21.24 And the nations of them which are saved shall walk in the light of it: and the kings of the earth shall do bring their glory and honour into it.

21.25 And the gates thereof of it shall not be shut at all by day: for there shall be no night there.

21.26 And they shall bring the glory and honour of the nations into it.

21.27 There And there shall not in no wise enter into it any thing defiled, or that defileth, neither whatsoever worketh abomination abomination, or maketh a lie, lie: but they that which are written in the Lamb's book of life of the Lamb. life.

Chapter 22

22.1 And he showed shewed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding from out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.

22.2 In the midst of the street thereof, of it, and on both sides either side of the river, was there the tree of life, bearing which bare twelve manner of fruits, yielding its fruits and yielded her fruit every month, month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations.

22.3 And there shall be no curse any more; more curse: but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it, it; and his servants shall serve him. him:

22.4 And they shall see his face: face; and his name shall be on in their foreheads.

22.5 And night there shall be no more: night there; and they shall not need the light of the lamp, nor the no candle, neither light of the sun, because sun; for the Lord God shall enlighten them, giveth them light: and they shall reign for ever and ever.

22.6 And he said to me: unto me, These words sayings are most faithful and true. And true: and the Lord God of the spirits of the holy prophets sent his angel to shew unto his servants the things which must shortly be done shortly. done.

22.7 And, Behold Behold, I come quickly. Blessed quickly: blessed is he that keepeth the words sayings of the prophecy of this book.

22.8 And I, John, who have heard and seen I John saw these things. things, and heard them. And after when I had heard and seen, I fell down to adore worship before the feet of the angel, who angel which shewed me these things.

22.9 And Then saith he said to me: unto me, See thou do it not: for I am thy fellow servant, fellowservant, and of thy brethren the prophets, and of them that which keep the words of the prophecy sayings of this book. Adore book: worship God.

22.10 And he saith to me: unto me, Seal not the words sayings of the prophecy of this book: for the time is at hand.

22.11 He that hurteth, is unjust, let him hurt be unjust still: and he that which is filthy, let him be filthy still: and he that is just, righteous, let him be justified righteous still: and he that is holy, let him be sanctified holy still.

22.12 Behold, And, behold, I come quickly; and my reward is with me, to render to give every man according to as his works. work shall be.

22.13 I am Alpha and Omega, the first beginning and the last, end, the beginning first and the end. last.

22.14 Blessed are they that wash their robes in the blood of the Lamb: do his commandments, that they may have a right to the tree of life, and may enter in by through the gates into the city.

22.15 Without For without are dogs, and sorcerers, and unchaste, whoremongers, and murderers, and servers of idols, idolaters, and every one that whosoever loveth and maketh a lie.

22.16 I Jesus have sent my angel, mine angel to testify to unto you these things in the churches. I am the root and stock the offspring of David, and the bright and morning star.

22.17 And the spirit Spirit and the bride say: say, Come. And he that heareth, let him say: that heareth say, Come. And he that thirsteth, let him come: and he that is athirst come. And whosoever will, let him take the water of life, life freely.

22.18 For I testify to unto every one man that heareth the words of the prophecy of this book: book, If any man shall add to unto these things, God shall add unto him the plagues that are written in this book. book:

22.19 And if any man shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his part out of the book of life, and out of the holy city, and from these the things that which are written in this book.

22.20 He that giveth testimony of which testifieth these things, things saith, Surely I come quickly: quickly. Amen. Come, Even so, come, Lord Jesus.

22.21 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen.