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The general resurrection Cha
setaseal upon him, that heshould
p. xxi. of the dead.
throne, and him that sat on it,
A full description of Revelation.
5 And he that sat upon the throne, said, Behold, I make all And he said unto
things new. me, Write: for these words are true and faithful. 6 And he said unto me, It is done. I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end : I will give unto him that is athirst, of the fountain of the water of life freely. 7 He that overcometh shall inherit all things; and I will be his God, and he shall be my son. 8 But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and Sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake, which burneth with fire and brimstone; which is the second death. . 9 And there came unto me one of the seven angels, which had the seven vials full of the seven last plagues, and talked with me, saying, Come hither, I will shew thee the bride, the Lamb's wife. 10 And he carried me away in the spirit to a great and high mountain, and shewed me that great city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of heaven from God. . . . . . . 11 Having the glory of God: and her light was like unto a stone most precious, even like a jasper-Stone, clear as crystal ; . 12 And had a wall great and high, and had twelve gates, and at the gates twelve angels, and names written thereon, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the children of Israel. 13 On the east, three gates; on the north, three gates; on the South, three gates; and on the west, three gates.
the heavenly jerusalem.
14 And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb. . - 15 And he that talked with me had a golden reed to measure the city, and the gates thereof, and the wall thereof. ... 16 And the city lieth foursquare, and the length is as large as the breadth. And he measured the city with the reed, twelve thousand; furlongs: the length, and the breadth, and the height of it, are equal. 17 And he measured the wall . thereof, an hundred and forty and four cubits, according to the more of a man, that is, of the till gCi. o #. And the building of the wall of it was of jasper: and the city was pure gold, like unto clear glass. 19 And the foundations of the wall of the city, were garnished with all manner of precious stones. The first foundation was jasper; the second, Sapphire; the third, chalcedony; the fourth, an emerald ; . . . . 20. The fifth, sardonyx ; the sixth, Sardius; the seventh, chrysolite; the eighth, beryl; the ninth, a topaz; the tenth, a chrysoprasus; the eleventh, ajacinth; the twelfth an amethyst. 21 And the twelve gates were twelve pearls; every several gate was of one pearl : and the street of the city was pure gold, as it were transparent glass. . 22 And I saw no temple therein : for the Lord God Almighty and the Lamb, are the temple 3f lt. 23 And the city had no need of the sun, neither of the moon,
|to shine in it: for the glory of
The water and tree of life. Chap. xxii. Christ’s coming.
God did lighten it, and the Lamb|his servants the things which is the light thereof. must shortly be done. . 24 And the nations of them 7 Behold, I come quickly : which are saved shall walk in blessed is he that keepeth the the light of it; and the kings of sayings of the prophecy of this the earth do bring their glory and book. honour into it. 8 And IJohn saw these things, 25 And the gates of it shall not and heard them. And when I be shut at all by day; for there had heard and seen, I fell down shall be no night there. to worship before the feet of the 26 And they shall bring the angel, which shewed me these glory and honour of the nations things. into it. 9 Then saith he unto me, See 27 And there shall in no wiselthou do it not: for I am thy felenter into it any thing that defil-low-servant, and of thy brethren eth, neither whatsoever worketh the prophets, and of them which abomination, or maketh a lie : keep the sayings of this book: but they which are written in the worship God. Lamb's book of life. 10 And he saith unto me, Seal CHAP. XXII. not the sayings of the prophecy The angel will not be worshipped."of this book: for the time is at ND he shewed me a pure ri-hand. ver of water of life, clear as 11 He that is unjust, let him be crystal, proceeding out of the unjust still ; and he which is filthrone of God and of the Lamb. thy, let him be filthy still ; and he 2 In the midst of the street of that is righteous, let him be rightit, and on either side of the river, eous still; and he that is holy, let was there the tree of life, which him be holy still. bare twelve manner of fruits, and 12 And behold, I come quickyielded her fruit every month:lly; and my reward is with me, and the leaves of the tree were to give every man according as for the healing of the nations. his work shall be. 3 And there shall be no more 13 I am Alpha and Omega, curse : but the throne of God the beginning and the end, the and of the Lamb shall be in it;|first and the last. and his servants shall serve him : 14 Blessed are they that do his 4 And they shall see his face; commandments, that they may and his name shall be in their have right to the tree of life, and foreheads. may enter in through"theogates 5 And there shall be no night into the city. * there : and they need no candle, 15 For without are dogs, and neither light of the sun; for the sorcerers, and whoremongers, Lord God giveth thema light:and murderers, and idolaters, and and they shall reign for ever and over loveth and maketh a CVer. IC. 6 And he said unto me, These 16 IJesus have sentmine angel sayings are faithful and true: and to testify unto you these things in the Lord God of the holy pro-the churches. I am the root and phets sent his angel, to shew unto the offspring of David, and the
God’s word must
not be altered.
17And the Spirit and the brideaway from the words of the book say, Come. And let him that of this prophecy, God shall take
heareth, say, Come. And let him that is athirst, Come. And who
away his part out of the book of life, and out of the holy city,
soever will, let him take the wa- and from the things which are
ter of life freely. .
written in this book....
man that heareth the words of things saith, Surely Icomequick
the prophecy of this book, Ifany
ly; Amen. Even so, come, Lord
man shall add unto these things, Jesus.
God shall add unto him the
plagues that are written in this
21 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen. .