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usbell Angels with trumpets. CHAP. VIII, ix. The trumpets sounded os and are arrayed in white robes ? and whence waters became wormwood ; and many came they?

men died of the waters, because they 14 And I said unto him, Sir, thou know-were made bitter. e est. And he said to me, These are they 12 And the fourth angel sounded, and

which came cut of great tribulation, and the third part of the sun was smitten,

have washed their robes, and made them and the third part of the moon, and the Let's white in the blood of the Lamb.

Ithird part of the stars ; so as the third part 15 Therefore are they before the throne of them was darkened, and the day shone of God, and serve him day and night in not for a third part of it, and the night his temple : and he that sitteth on the likewise. throne shall dwell among them.

13 And I beheld, and heard an angel 16 They shall hunger no more, neither ilying through the nidst of heaven, saythirst any more ; neither shall the sun ing with a loud voice, Wo, wo, wo, to light on them, nor any heat.

the inhabiters of the earth, by reason of 17 For the Lamb which is in the midst the other voices of the trumpet of the of the throne shall feed them, and shall three angels, which are yet to sound ! lead them unto living fountains of waters:

and God shall wipe away all tears from A star falleth from heaven.
their eyes.

AND the fifth angel sounded, and I

A saw a star fall from heaven unto the Seven angels with trumpets. earth: and to hirn was given the key of AND when he had opened the seventh the bottomless pit. A seal, there was silence in heaven 2 And he opened the bottomless pit; and about the space of half an hour.

there arose a smoke out of the pit, as tho 2 And I saw the seven angels which smoke of a great furnace; and the sun stood before God; and to them were and the air were darkened by reason of given seven trumpets.

the smoke of the pit. 3 And another angel came and stood at 3 And there came out of the smoke the altar, having a golden renser; and locusts upon the earth : and unto them there was given unto him much incense, was given power, as the scorpions of the that he should offer. it with the prayers earth have power. of all saints upon the golden altar which 4 And it was commanded them that was before the throne.

they should not hurt the grass of the 4 And the smoke of the incense, which earth, neither any green thing, neither came with the prayers of the saints, any tree; but only those men which ascended up before God out of the angel's have not the seal of God in their forehand.

heads. 5 And the angel took the censer, and 5 And to them it was given that they filled it with fire of the altar, and cast it should not kill them, but that they should into the earth: and there were voices, be tormented five months: and their torand thunderings, and lightnings, and an ment was as the torment of a scorpion, earthquake.

when he striketh a man. 6 And the seven angels which had the 6 And in those days shall men seek seven trumpets prepared themselves to death, and shall not find it; and shall sound.

desire to die, and death shall flee from 7 The first angel sounded, and there fo!-them. lowed hail and fire mingled with blood,! 7 And the shapes of the locusts were and they were cast upon the earth: and like unto horses prepared unto battle, the third part of trees was burnt up, and and on their heads were as it were all green grass was burnt up.

crowns like gold, and their faces were as 8 And the second angel sounded, and the faces of men. as it were a great mountain burning with 8 And they had hair as the hair of fire was cast into the sea : and the third women, and their teeth were as the part of the sea became blood ;

teeth of Jions. 9 And the third part of the creatures 9 And they had breast plates, as it were which were in the sea, and had life, died; breast-plates of iron; and the sound of and the third part of the ships were their wings was as the sound of chariots destroyed.

of many horses running to battle. 10 And the third angel sounded, and 10 And they had tails like unto scorthere fell a great star from heaven, burn-pions, and there were stings in their ing as it were a lamp, and it fell upon the tails : and their power was tu hurt men third part of the rivers, and upon the five months. fountains of waters;

11 And they had a king over them, Jl And the name or the star is called which is the angel of the bottomless pit, Wormwood : and the third part of the whose name in the Hebrew tongue is

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Four angels loosed. REVELATION.

The two witnesse Abaddon, but in the Greek tongue hath 6 And sware by him that liveth for et his name Apollyon.

and ever, who created heaven, and tb 12 One wo is past; and behold, there things that therein are, and the earth, ant come two woes more hereafter

the things that therein are, and the set 13 And the sixth angel sounded, and I and the things which are therein, the heard a voice from the four horns of the there should be time no longer : golden altar which is before God, 17 But in the days of the voice of the

14 Saying to the sixth angel which had seventh angel, when he shall begin to the trunpet, Loose the four angels which sound, the mystery of God should be are bound in the great river Euphrates. finished, as he hath declared to his ser

15 And the four angels were loosed, vants the prophets. which were prepared for an hour, and 8 And the voice which I heard from hes a day, and a month, and a year, for to ven spake unto me again, and said, Go, slay the third part of men.

and take the little book which is open in 16 And the number of the army of the the hand of the angel which standeth uphorsemen were two hundred thousand on the sea and upon the earth. thousand : and I heard the number of 9 And I went unto the angel, and said thein.

Junto him, Give me the little book. And 17 And thus I saw the horses in the he said unto me, Take it, and eat it up; vision, and them that sat on them, hav- and it shall make thy belly bitter, but it ing breast-plates of fire, and of jacinth, shall be in thy mouth sweet as honey. and brimstone: and the heads of the 10 And I took the little book out of the horses were as the heads of lions; and angel's hand, and ate it up ; and it was out of their mouths issued fire, and in my mouth sweet as honey: and a smoke, and brimstone.

soon as I had eaten it my belly was 18 By these three was the third part of bitter. men killed, by the fire, and by the sinoke, 11 And he said unto me, Thou must and by the brimstone, which issued out prophesy again before many peoples, and of their mouths.

nations, and tongries, and kings. 19 For their power is in their mouth,

CHAP. XI. and in the tails : for their tails were like The two witnesses prophesy. unto serpents, and had heads, and with AND there was given me a reed like them they do hurt.

11 unto a rod : and the angel stood, say 20 And the rest of the men which were ing, Rise, and measure the temple of God, not killed by these plagues yet repented and the altar, and them that worship not of the works of their hands, that they therein. should not worship devils, and idols of 2 But the court which is without the gold, and silver, and brass, and stone, and temple, leave out, and measure it not, of wood; which neither can see, nor for it is given unto the Gentiles: and the henr, nor walk:

holy city shall they tread under foot fort 21. Neither repented they of their mur- and two months. ders, nor of their sorceries, nor of their 3 And I will give power unto my twy fornication, nor of their thefts.

witnesses, and they shall prophesy 3 CHAP. X.

Ithousand two hundred and threescore An angel with a book.

days, clothed in sackcloth. AND I saw another mighty angel come 4 These are the two olive-trees, and A down from heaven, clothed with a the two candlesticks standing before the cloud: and a rainbow was upon his head, God of the earth. and his face was as it were the sun, and 5 And if any man will hurt them, fund his feet as pillars of fire:

proceedeth out of their mouth, and del 2 And he had in his hand a little book voureth their enemies : and if any mat open: and he set his right foot upon the will hurt them, he must in this manne sea, and hie left foot on the earth, be killed.

3 And cried with a loud voice, as when 6 These have power to shut heaves a lion roareth: and when he had cried, that it rain not in the days of their pr seven thunders uttered their voices. Tphecy : and have power over waters

4 And when the seven thunders had turn them to blood, and to smite the ear uttered their voices, I was about to write :with all plagues, as often as they will. and I heard a voice from heaven saying 7 And when they shall have finishe unto me, Seal up those things which the their testimony, the beast that ascended seven thunders uttered, and write themjout of the bottomless pit shall make wa pot.

against them, and shall overcome then 5 And the angel which I saw stand up- and kill them. on the sea and upon the earth, lifted up! 8 And their dead bodies shall lie in the is hand to heaven,

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The second wo is past.

CHAP. XII. The dragon overcome. is called Sodom and Egypt, where also travailing in birth, and pained to be de bur Lord was crucified.

livered. eng And they of the people, and kindreds, 3 And there appeared another wonder

und tongues, and nations, sball see their in heaven; and behold, a great red dra. er dead bodies three days and a half, and gon, having seven heads and ten horns,

shall not suffer their dead bodies to be and seven crowns upon his heads. put in graves.

| 4 And his tail drew the third part of the # 10 And they that dwell upon the earth stars of heaven, and did cast them to the

shall rejoice over them, and make mer-earth: and the dragon stood before the elry, and shall send gifts one to another ;/ woman which was ready to be delivered, Bebes because these two prophets tormented for to devour her child as soon as it was them that dwelt on the earth. .

born. wh 11 And after three days and a half the 5 And she brought forth a man-child, mas Spirit of life from God entered into them, who was to rule all nations with a rod of

and they stood upon their feet ; and great iron: and her child was caught up into to fear fell upon them which saw thein. God, and to his throne. - 12 And they heard a great voice from 6 And the woman fled into the wilderile heaven, saying unto them, Come up hith-derness, where she hath a place prepared ner. And they ascended up to heaven of God, that they should feed her there a

in a cloud ; and their enemies beheld thousand two hundred and threescore w them.

days. 13 And the same hour was there a great 7 And there was war in heaven: Mi.

earthquake, and the tenth part of the city chael and his angels fought against the Cafell, and in the earthquake were slain of dragon; and the dragon fought and his

men seven thousand : and the remnat angels, were affrighted, and gave glory to the 8 And prevailed not ; neither was their

place found any more in heaven. 14 The second wo is past; and behold, 9 And the great dragon was cast out, the third wo cometh quickly.

that old serpent, called the Devil, and 15 And the seventh angel sounded ; and Satan, which deceiveth the whole world : there were great voices in heaven, saying, he was cast out into the earth, and his The kingdoms of this world are become angels were cast out with him. the kingdoms of our Lord, and of his 10 And I heard a loud voice saying in Christ; and he shall reign for ever and heaven, Now is come salvation, and ever.

strength, and the kingdom of our God, 16 And the four and twenty elders, and the power of his Christ : for the acwhich sat before God on their seats, fell cuser of our brethren is cast down which el upon their faces, and worshipped God, accused them before our God day and

17 Saying, We give thee thanks, 0 night. Lord God Almighty, which art, and 11 And they overcame him by the blood wast, and art to come; because thou hast of the Lamb, and by the word of their taken to thee thy great power, and hast testimony; and they loved not their lives reigned.

unto the death. 18 And the nations were angry, and 12 Therefore rejoice, ye heavens, and thy wrath is come, and the time of the ye that dwell in them. Wo to the indead, that they should be judged, and habiters of the earth, and of the sea! for that thou shouldest give reward unto thy the devil is come down unto you, having servants the prophets, and to the saints, great wrath, because he knoweth that and them that fear thy name, small and he hath but a short time. great ; and shouldest destroy them which 13 And when the dragon saw that he destroy the earth.

was cast unto the earth, he persecuted 19 And the temple of God was opened the woman which brought forth the manin heaven, and there was seen in his child. Lemple the ark of his testament: and 14 And to the woman were given two there were lightnings, and voices, and wings of a great eagle, that she might fly thunderings, and an earthquake, and into the wilderness, into her place, where

she is nourished for a time, and times, CHAP. XII.

and half a time, from the face of the The great red dragon.

serpent. AND there appeared a great wonder| 15 And the serpent cast out of his mouth A in heaven; a woman clothed with water as a flood, after the woman, that the sun, and the moon under her feet, he might cause her to be carried away of and upon her head a crown of twelve the flood. stars :

16 And the earth helped the woman ; in! 2 And she, being with child, cried, and the earth opened her mouth, and

mple the ark of his was seen in his the woman which


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Beast uith seven heads. REVELATION. Lamb and his company swallowed on the flood which the dra- the beast ; saying to them that dwell ; gon cast out of his mouth.

the earth, that they should make an 17 And the dragon was wroth with the age to the beast, which had the wou woman, and went to make war with the by a sword, and did live. remnant of her seed, which keep the 15 And he had power to give life in commandments of God, and have the the image of the beast, that the image to testimony of Jesus Christ.

the beast should both speak, and caus CHAP. XIII.

that as many as would not worship the The beast bith seven heads. image of the beast should be killed. AND I stuod upon the sand of the sea, 16 And he causeth ali, both small and

and siwo beast rise up out of the great, rich and poor, free and bond, to sea, having seven heads and ten horns, ceive a mark in their right hand, or i and upon his horns ten crowns, and up their foreheads; on his heads the name of blasphemy. 17 And that no man might buy or sel,

2 And the beast which I saw was like save he that had the mark, or the named unto a leopard, and his feet were as the the beast, or the number of his name. feet of a bear, and his inouth as the mouth 18 Here is wisdom. Let him that hath of a lion: and the dragon gave him his understanding count the nun ber of the power, and his sent, and great authority. beast : for it is the number of a man; and

3 And I saw one of his heads as it were his number is Six hundred threescore wounded to death; and his deadly wound and six. was heged: and all the world wondered

CHAP. XIV. after the beast.

The Lamb and his company. 4 And they worshipped the dragon AND I looked, and lo, a Lambstood on which gave power unto the beast; and the mount Sion, and with him a they worshipped the beast, saying, Who hundred forty and four thousand, having is like unto the beast? who is able to his Father's name written in their make war with him?

foreheads, 5 And there was given unto him a 2 And I heard a voice from heaven, es mouth speaking great things and blas- the voice of many waters, and as the phemies; and power was given unto him/voice of a great thunder: and I heard the to continue forty and two months. voice of harpers harping with their

6 And he opened his mouth in blasphe- harps: my against God, to blaspheme his name, 3 And they sung as it were a new song and his tabernacle, and them that dwell before the throne, and before the four in heaven.

beasts, and the elders: and no man could 7 And it was given unto him to make learn that song but the hundred and forty war with the saints, and to overcome and four thousand, which were redeemthem: and power was given him over all ed from the earth. kindreds, and tongries, and nations. 4 These are they which were not de

8 And all that dwell upon the earth filed with women; for they are virgins shall worship hiin, whose names are not These are they which follow the Land written in the book of life of the Lamb whithersoever he goeth. These were slain from the foundation of the world. redeemed from among men, being the 9 If any man have an ear, let him hear. first-fruits unto God and to the Lamb. 10 He that leadeth into captivity shall 5 And in their mouth was found po go into captivity: he that killeth with guile : für they are without-fault before the sword, must be killed with the the throne of God. sword. Here is the patience and the 6 And I saw another angel fly in the faith of the saints.

midst of heaven, having the everlasting 11 And I beheld another beast coming gospel to preach unto them that dwell on up out of the earth, and he had two horns the earth, and to every nation, and kin like a lamb, and he spake as a dragon. dred, and tongue, and people,

12 And he exerciseth all the power of 7 Saying with a loud voice, Fear God. the first beast before him, and causeth and give glory to him ; for the hour of h the earth and them which dwell there-judgment is come: and worship him in to worship the first beast, whose dead- that made heaven, and earth, and the sea. ly wound was healed.

and the fountains of waters. 13 And he doeth great wonders, SO 8 And there followed another angel that he maketh fire come down from saying, Babylon is fallen, is fallen, that heaven on the earth in the sight of great city, because she made all nations men,

drink of the wine of the wrath of her 11 And deceiveth them that dwell on fornication. the earth by the ineans of those miracles 9 And the third angel followed them. which he had power to do in the sight of saying with a loud voice, If any in

nd hee into the cup of his ich out 3 And the lass, having the her, stand on

The seven last plagues. CHAP. XV, XVI. Vials full of wrath worship tire beast and his image, and re-gotten the victory over the beast, and eive his mark in his forehead, or in his over his image, and over his mark, and hand,

over the number of his name, stand on ,12 10 The same shall drink of the wine of the sea of glass, having the harps of God.

the wrath of God, which is poured out 3 And they sing the song of Moses the without mixture into the cup of his indig- servant of God, and the song of the gation; and he shall be tormented with Lamb, saying, Great and marvellous are fire and brimstone in the presence of the thy works, Lord God Almighty ; just holy angels, and in the presence of the land true are thy ways, thou King of Lamb:

saints. 11 And the smoke of their torment as- 4 Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, cendeth up for ever and ever: and they and glorify thy name ? for thou only art have no rest day nor night, who worship holy : for all nations shall come and worthe beast and his image, and whosoever ship before thee; for thy judgments are receiveth the mark of his name.

made manifest. 12 Here is the patience of the saints : 5 And after that I looked, and behold,

here are they that keep the command- the temple of the tabernacle of the testiI ments of God, and the faith of Jesus. mony in heaven was opened :

13 And I heard a voice from heaven, 6 And the seven angels came out of the saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the temple, having the seven plagues, clothed dead which die in the Lord from hence-in pure and white linen, and having forth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they their breasts girded with golden girdles. may rest from their labours; and their 7 And one of the four beasts gave unto works do follow them.

the seven angels seven golden vials full 14 And I looked, and behold, a white of the wrath of God, who liveth for ever cloud, and upon the cloud one sat like and ever. unto the Son of man, having on his head 8 And the temple was filled with smoke a golden crown, and in his hand a sharp from the glory of God, and from his powsickle.

er; and no man was able to enter into 15 And another angel came out of the the temple, till the seven plagues of the temple, crying with a loud voice to him seven angels were fulfilled. . that sat on the cloud, Thrust in thy sickle,

CHAP. XVI. , and reap : for the time is come for thee of the vials full of norath. to reap; for the harvest of the earth is AND I heard a great voice out of the sipe.

Il temple, saying to the seven angels, 16 And he that sat on the cloud thrust Go your ways, and pour out the vials of in his sickle on the earth; and the earth the wrath of God upon the earth. was reaped.

12 And the first went, and poured out his 17 And another angel came out of the vial upon the earth; and there fell a noi. et temple which is in heaven, he also hav- some and grievous sore upon the men i ing a sharp sickle.

which had the mark of the beast, and 18 And another angel came out from upon them which worshipped his image. the altar, which had power over fire ; 3 And the second angel poured out his and cried with a loud cry to him that had vial upon the sea ; and it became as the

the sharp sickle, saying, Thrust in thy blood of a dead man; and every living ne sharp sickle, and gather the clusters of the soul died in the sea.

vine of the earth; for her grapes are 4 And the third angel poured dut his fiully ripe.

vial upon the rivers and fountains of wa19 And the angel thrust in his sickle ters: and they became blood.

into the earth, and gathered the vine of 5 And I heard the angel of the waters in the earth, and cast it into the great wine-say, Thou art righteous, O Lord, which s press of the wrath of God.

art, and wast, and shalt be, because thou 20 And the wine-press was trodden hast judged thus. 14 without the city, and blood came out of 6 For they have shed the blood of saints

the wine-press, even unto the horse- and prophets, and thou hast given them on bridles, by the space of a thousand and blood to drink ; for they are worthy. and six hundred furlongs.

17 And I heard another out of the altar CHAP. XV.

say, Even so, Lord God Almighty, true The seven last plagues.

and righteous are thy judgments. AND I saw another sign in heaven, 8 And the fourth angel poured out his A great and marvellous, seven angels vial upon the sun ;,an power was given having the seven last plagues ; for in unto him to scorch men with fire. thein is filled up the wrath of God. 9 And men were scorched with gri", 2 And I saw as it were a sea of glass heat, and blasphemed the name of C.

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