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c.14.7. & c.8.13.
c.21.15. I c.4.4.
2 cast out. P Lu.21.24.
to my two
The two witnesses.
REVELATION, XII. The dragon cast to the earth. 8 And the voice « which I heard from A. D. 96. 12 And they heard a great voice from heaven spake unto me again, and said, Go
heaven saying unto them, Come up
hither. and take the little book which is open in
And they ascended up to heaven in a cloud; the hand of the angel which standeth upon
and their enemies į beheld them. the sea and upon the earth.
13 And the same hour was there a great 9 And I went unto the angel, and said
earthquake, and the tenth part of the city unto him, Give me the little book.
a fell, and in the earthquake were slain of he said unto me, Take it,' and eat it up;
I names of men seven thousand ; and the remnant and it shall make thy belly bitter, but it e Eze.3.1-3, were affrighted, and gave glory to the shall be in thy mouth sweet as honey.
God of heaven.
s Is.26.15,16. 10 And I took the little book out of the
14 The second 3 woe is past; and, beangel's hand, and ate it up; and it was in
hold, the third woe cometh quickly. my mouth sweet as honey: and as soon as 1 c.10.7. 15 And the seventh “ angel sounded; I had eaten it, my belly was bitter.
and there were great voices in heaven, 11 And he said unto me, Thou must i c.12.10. saying, The kingdoms i of this world are prophesy again before many peoples, and
become the kingdoms of our Lord, and of nations, and tongues, and kings.
his Christ; and he i shall reign for ever
7.14,18,27. CHAP. XI.
and ever. ND there was given me a reed k like
16 And the four and twenty' elders which
sat before God on their seats, fell upon Rise, and measure m the temple of God, and m Eze.40.48. their faces, and worshipped God, the altar, and them that worship therein.
17 Saying, We give thee thanks, O Lord 2 But the court " which is without the
God Almighty, which o art, and wast, and temple ? leave out, and measure it not; for : c.16.5. art to come; because thou hast taken to p it is given unto the Gentiles: and the
thee thy great power, and hast reigned. S holy city shall they tread under " foot forty Da.7.25.
18 And the nations were angry,' and and two months.
thy wrath is come, and the time of the 3 And I will 8 give power unto my " two or, give un
dead, that they should be judged, and that witnesses, and they shall prophesy a thou
thou shouldest give reward w unto thy sersand two hundred and threescore days, that they vants the prophets, and to the saints, and clothed in sackcloth."
may proph- them that fear thy name, small Y and great; 4 These are the two ? olive-trees, and u Mat.18.16. and shouldest destroy them which desthe two candlesticks“ standing before the 20:29:4;
troy the earth. God of the earth.
19 And the temple b of God was opened 5 And if any man will hurt them, o fire
in heaven, and there was seen in his temproceedeth out of their mouth, and devour- Zec,4-3,11, ple the ark of his testament: and there eth their enemies: and if any man will hurt or, corrupt. were lightnings, and voices, and thunderthem, he must in this manner be killed.
ings, and an earthquake, and great hail. 6 These 5 have power to shut heaven, Ps.18.8.
CHAP. XII. that it rain not in the days of their proph-.NU. 16.35. ND there appeared a great wonder in ecy: and have power over waters A to turn
heaven; a woman i clothed with the
fc.16.18,21. them to blood, and to smite the earth with
j and the moon under her feet, and all plagues, as often as they will.
upon her head a crown of twelve stars: 7. And when they shall have finished
2 And she being with child cried, travailtheir testimony, the beast k that ascendeth ; Ps.84.11.
ing in birth, and pained to be delivered. out of the bottomless pit shall make
3 And there appeared another 5 wonder against them, and shall overcome them, | Zec.14.9,&c. in heaven; and behold a great red dragon, and kill them.
having seven heads and ten horns, and 8 And their dead bodies shall lie in the
seven crowns upon his heads. street n of the great city, which spiritually
4 And his tail • drew the third part of tho is called Sodom P and Egypt, 9 where also p 18.1.10. stars of heaven, and did cast them to the our Lord was crucified.
earth: and the dragon stood before the wo9 And they of the people, and kindreds,
man which was ready to be delivered, for and tongues, and nations, shall see their
to devour her child as soon as it was born. dead bodies three days and an half, and - 18.7.14. 5 And' she brought forth a man child, who shall not suffer their dead bodies to be put • Pa.2.10. was to rule all nations with a rod of iron: in graves.'
and her child was caught up unto God, and 10 And they that dwell upon the earth
to his throne. shall rejoice over them, and make merry,
6 And the woman fled into the wilderand shall send gifts one to another; because
ness, where she hath a place prepared of these two prophets tormented them that u c.11.s. God, that they should feed her there dwelt on the earth.
thousand two hundred and threescore 11 And after three days and an half the
days. Spirit of life from God entered into them,
7 And there was war in heaven: Michael and they stood upon their feet; and great
and his angels fought against the dragon; fear fell upon them which saw them.
and the dragon fought and his angels,
The beast with seven heads, &c. REVELATION, XIV.
The Lamb and his company 8 And prevailed not; neither was their A. D. 96. * speaking great things and blasphemies, place found any more in heaven.
and power was given unto him to continue 9 And the great dragon was cast out,
forty b and two months. that old serpent, called the Devil, d and or, make 6 And he opened his mouth in blasphemy Satan, which deceiveth the whole world;
against God, to blaspheme his name and
b c.11.2,3. he was cast out into the earth, and his an
his tabernacle, or and them that 5 dwell in
c Ge.3.1,4. gels were cast out with him.
heaven. 10 And I heard a loud voice saying in e Zec.3... .7 And it was given unto him to make war
f Col.2.9. heaven, Now his come salvation, and He.9.11,24. i with the saints, and to overcome them: strength, and the kingdom of our God, and 30.01.3:32, 23. and power i was given him over all kinthe power of his Christ: for the accuser of i Da.7.21. dreds, and tongues, and nations. our brethren is cast down, which accused
8 And all that dwell upon the earth shall them before our God day and night.
worship him, whose names are not written
k Ro.8.33,37. 11 And they overcame k him by the blood
in the book i of life of the Lamb slain from of the Lamb, and by the word of their tes
in the foundation of the world. timony; and they loved not their lives
| 9 If any man have an ear, let him hear. unto the death.
10 Heo that leadeth into captivity shall
pPs.96.11. 12 Therefore P rejoice, ye heavens, and
go into captivity: he 9 that killeth with ye that dwell in them. Woer to the in- , Ge.9.6. the sword must be killed with the sword. habiters of the earth, and of the sea! for 3 He.6.12. Here is the patience and the faith of the the devil is come down unto you, having 1 c.10.6.
saints. great wrath, because he knoweth that he u c.11.7. 11 And I beheld another u beast coming hath but a short time.
up out of the earth; and he had two horns 13 And when the dragon saw that he was
like a lamb, and he spake as a dragon. cast unto the earth, he persecuted the wo
12 And he exerciseth all the power of man which brought forth the man child.
the first beast before him, and causeth the 14 And to the woman were given two
earth and them which dwell therein to wings of a great eagle, that she might fly v Is.40.31. worship the first beast, whose deadly into the wilderness, into her place, where - ver.3. wound was healed.20 she is nourished for a time, and times, and Man:21:24.
13 And he doeth great wonders, * so that half a time, from the face of the serpent.
he maketh fire come down from heaven on 15 And the serpent cast out of his mouth
the earth in the sight of men, water as a flood, y after the woman, that y 18.59.19 14 And deceiveth them that dwell on the he might cause her to be carried away of
earth by the means of those miracles which the flood.
he had power to do in the sight of the 16 And the earth helped the woman, and
beast; saying to them that dwell on the the earth opened her mouth, and swallow
earth, that they should make an image to ed up the food which the dragon cast out - ver.3.12. the beast, which had the ? wound by a of his mouth.
sword, and did live. 17 And the dragon was wroth with the 2 breath. 15 And he had power to give a life. unto woman, " and went to make war with the a Ge.3.15.
the image of the beast, that the image of remnant of her seed, which keep the com
the heast should both speak, and cause mandments of God, and have the testimo- c.16.2. that as many as would not worship the ny of Jesus Christ.
image of the beast should be killed. CHAP. XIII.
16 And he caused all, both small and ND I stood upon the sand of the sea,
great, rich and poor, free and bond, to re
ceive a mark in their right hand, or in sea, having seven heads and ten horns, 18.12.3. their foreheads:
17.3,9,12. and his horns ten crowns, and upon upon
17 And that no man might buy or sell, his heads the name of blasphemy.
save he that had the mark, or the name of 2 And the beast which I saw was like Da.7.4-7. the beast, or the numbers of his name.
1 c.15.2. unto a leopard, and his feet were as the
18 Here is wisdom. Let him that hath unfeet of a bear, and his mouth as the mouth
derstanding count the number of the beast: of a lion: and the dragon 6 gave him his . c.12.9. for it is the number of a man; and his power, and his seat, " and great authori- A c. 16.10 number is six hundred threescore and six. ty.
CHAP. XIV. 3 And I saw one of his heads, as it were i c.5.12. wounded 5 to death; and his deadly wound - slain.
on the mount Sion, and with him an was healed: and all the world wondered il c.17.8. hundred forty and four thousand, k having after the beast.
his Father's name / written in their fore4 And they worshipped the dragon which
heads. gave power unto the beast: and they wor
2 And I heard a voice from heaven, as shipped the beast, saying, Who is like un- n c.17.14. the voice m of many waters, and as the voice to the beast? who " is able to make war
of a great thunder: and I heard the voice with him?
of harpers harping with their harps: 5 And there was given unto him a mouth! 210 3 And they sung as it were a new P song
c Da.7.2, &c.
I Co.6.20. e Ja.1.18.
Jude 24. i Is.63.3.
Is.40.8. m c.19.14,
Mission of the Angels.
The seven vials. before the throne, and before the four 4. D. 96. | 17 And another angel came out of the beasts, and the elders: and no man could
temple which is in heaven, he also having learn that song but the a hundred and a ver.1.
a sharp sickle. forty and four thousand, which
18 And another angel came out from the redeemed from the earth.
altar, which had power over fire: and cried 4 These are they which were not defiled
with a loud cry to him that had the sharp with women; for they are virgins. These
sickle, saying, Thrust in thy sharp sickle, are they which followd the Lamb whither
and gather the clusters of the vine of the soever he goeth. These were ' redeemed a Jno.10.27. earth; for her grapes are fully ripe.
I bought. from among men, being the first-fruits e
19 And the angel thrust in his sickle unto God and to the Lamb.
into the earth, and gathered the vine of 5 And in their mouth was found no guile: 0,19:15; the earth, and cast it into the great wine& for they are without h fault before the Ep.5.27. press f of the wrath of God. throne of God.
20 And the wine-press was trodden' 6 And I saw another angel fly in the He.13,11,12. without j the city, and blood came out midst of heaven, having the everlasting i 282.23.5. of the wine-press, even m unto the horsegospel to preach unto them that dwell on
bridles, by the space of a thousand and the earth, and to every " nation, and kin- » Ep.3.9.
six hundred furlongs. dred, and tongue, and people,
CHAP. XV. 7 Saying with a loud voice, Fear God,
ND I saw another sign in heaven, and give glory to him; for ° the hour of o c.15.4.
great and marvellous, seven angels his judgment is come: and worship him
having the seven last plagues: for in them that made heaven, and earth, and the sea, p c.14.10. is filled up the wrath P of God. and the fountains of waters.
2 And I saw as it were a sea ? of glass 8 And there followed another angel,: 15.4.4,5. mingled with fire; " and them that had saying, Babylonis fallen, is fallen, that Je.31.7,8. gotten the victory over the beast, and great city, because she made all nations
over his image, and over his mark, and drink of the wine of the wrath of her
over the number of his name, stand on the fornication,
sea of glass, having the harps of God. 9 And the third angel followed them, say
3 And they sing the song of Moses v the ing with a loud voice, If w any man wor- wc.13.14-16. servant of God, and the song of the Lamb,* ship the beast and his image, and receive
saying, Great and marvellous are thy works, his mark in his forehead, or in his hand,
Lord God Almighty: just and true are thy 10 The same shall drink y of the wine Hos.14.9. ways,” thou King of saints. of the wrath of God, which is poured out
4 Whoshall not fear thee, O Lord, and without mixture into the cup of his in-le. 10:7; glorify thy name? for thou only b art holy: dignation; and he shall be tormented 0 18.45.23. for all nations shall come and worship with fired and brimstone in the presence a c.19.20. before thee; for thy judgments are made of the holy angels, and in the presence of
manifest. the Lamb:
5 And after that I looked, and, behold, 11 And the smoke of their torment as
the temple of the tabernacle of the testi
f c.11.19. cendeth up for ever and ever: and they
mony in heaven was opened: have no rest 8 day nor night, who worship : 13.57.20,21. 6 And the seven angels came out of the the beast and his image, and whosoever
temple, having the seven plagues, clothed receiveth the mark of his name.
in pure and white linen, and having their 12 Here is the patience of the saints: here
breasts girded with golden girdles. are they that keep the commandments of
17 And one of the four beasts gave unto God, and the faith of Jesus,
the seven angels seven golden vials, full 13 And I heard a voice from heaven
of the wrath of God, who liveth for ever saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the
and ever. dead which die " in the Lord 3 from hence
8 And the temple was filled i with smoke forth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may 3 or, from from the glory i of God, and from his powrest from their labours; and their works do
er; and no man was able to enter into the follow them.
Spirit, vea. temple, till the seven plagues of the seven 14 And I looked, and behold a white; Ps.29.9. angels were fulfilled. cloud, and upon the cloud one sat liket unto k Eze.1.26.
CHAP. XVI. the Son of man, having on his head a golden
out of crown, and in his hand a sharp sickle.
temple saying to the seven? angels, 15 And another angel came out of the
Go your ways,
out the vials of temple, crying with a loud voice to him
the wrath of God upon the earth. that sat on the cloud, Thrust " in thy sickle,
2 And the first went, and poured out and reap: for the time is come for thee to Je.51.3.3. his vial upon the earth;
n and there fell reap: for the harvest of the earth is 4 ripe. 4 or, a noisome and grievous sore P upon tho 16 And he that sat on the cloud thrust in p Ex.9,8-11, men which had the mark 9 of the beast,
q c.13.15-17. his sickle on the earth; and the earth was
and upon them which worshipped his imreaped.
hencefor saill the
m Joel 3.13.
1. D. 96.
IH.49.26. h Na.3.4.
1 and 2 Th.2.7.
The seven vials.
Mystical Babylon 3 And the second angel poured out his
20 And every island fled away, and the vial upon and it became as the
mountains were not found. blood of a dead man: and every living ! 4.8.8. 21 And there fell upon men a great hail & soul died in the sea.
out of heaven, every slone about the weight 4 And the third angel poured out his vial
of a talent: and men blasphemed God beupon the rivers and fountains of waters; oe c.8.10. cause of the plague of the hail; for the and they became blood.
plague thereof was exceeding great. 5 And I heard the angel of the waters
CHAP. XVII. say, Thou art righteous, O Lord, which ver.7. art, and wast, and shalt be, because thou
gels which had the seven vials, and hast judged thus.
talked with me, saying unto me, Come 6 For they have shed the blood of saints
hither; I will shew unto thee the judgment
& De.32.42,43. and prophets, and 8 thou hast given them
of the great whore " that sitteth upon blood to drink; for they are worthy.
many waters: 1 7 And I heard another out of the altar : Je 51.13. 2 With whom j the kings of the earth
j . say, Even so, Lord God Almighty, k true)* 0.15.3; have committed fornication, and the inbaband righteous are thy judgments.
itants of the earth have been made drunk 8 And the fourth angel poured out his
with the wine of her fornication. vial upon the sun;' and power was given 1 c.8.12. 3 So he carried me away in the Spirit unto him to scorch men with in fire.
into the wilderness: and I saw a woman sit 9 And men were 1 scorched with great n c.12.3. upon a n scarlet-coloured beast, full of heat, and blasphemed • the name of God,
names of blasphemy, having P seven heads which hath power over these plagues :
and ten horns. and 1 they repented not, to give him glory. 9 Da.5.22,23. 4 And the woman was arrayed in purple
10 And the fifth angel poured out his - gilded. and scarlet colour, and ? decked with gold vial upon the seat' of the beast; and his - c.13.2-4. and precious stones and pearls, having a kingdom was full of darkness; ' and they
golden cupin her hand full of abominations gnawed their tongues for pain,
and filthiness of her fornication.' 11 And blasphemed the God of heaven
5. And upon her forehead was a name because of their pains and their sores,"
written, MYSTERY, v BABYLON THE repented not of their deeds.
3 or, Forni. GREAT, THE MOTHER OF HARLOTS 3
cations. 12 And the sixth angel poured out his vial
AND ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH. upon the great river Euphrates;
w and the wc.9.14. 6 And I saw the woman drunken * with water thereof was dried up, y that the way
the blood of the saints, and with the blood of the kings of the east might be prepared.' Jo.50.38. of the martyrs of Jesus: and when I saw 13 And I saw three unclean spirits like
her, I wondered with great admiration. frogs come out of the mouth of the dragon,c.12.3,9. 7 And the angel said unto me, Whereand out of the mouth of the beast, a and a c.13.2. fore didst thou marvel? I will tell thee the out of the mouth of the false prophet.
mystery of the woman, and of the beast 14 For they are the spirits of devils, a 4 1T1.4.1. e that carrieth her, which hath the seven working miracles, which go forth unto 12 Th.2.9. heads and ten horns. the kings of the earth and of the whole g 1 Jno.5. 19. 8 The beast that thou sawest was, and is world, to gather them to the battle of that c.11:. not; and shall ascendi out of the bottomgreat day of God Almighty.
less pit, and go into perdition, and they 15 Behold, I come as a thief. « Blessed i c.13.3,8. that dwell on the earth shall wonder, ? is he that watcheth, and keepeth his gar
whose names were not written in the book ments, lest he walk naked, m and they see mc 3.4,18. of life from the foundation of the world, his shame.
when they behold the beast that was, and 16 And he gathered them together into a
is not, and yet is. place called in the Hebrew tongue Arma
9 And here is the mind which hath wisgeddon.
n c.13.1. dom. The seven heads ” are seven moun17 And the seventh angel poured out his
tains, on which the woman sitteth. vial into the air; and there came a great
10 And there are seven kings: five are voice out of the temple of heaven, from
fallen, and one is, and the other is not yet the throne, saying, It is done.
come; and when he cometh, he must con18 And there were voices, and thunders,
tinue a short space. and lightnings ; and there was a great
11 And the beast that was, and is not, earthquake, P such I as was not since men PC.11.13. even he is the eighth, and is of the seven,
9 Da.12.1. were upon the earth, so mighty an earth
and goeth into perdition. quake, and so great.
12 And the" ten horns which thou sawest 19 And the great city' was divided into
are ten kings, which have received no three parts, and the cities of the nations
kingdom as yet; but receive power as kings fell: and great Babylon came in remem-le 15.51.17,23. one hour with the beast. brance before God, to give unto her the
Je.25.15,16. 13 These have one mind, and shall give
u c.19.19. cup of the wine of the fierceness of his
their power and strength unto the beast. wrath.
212 14 These shall make war * with the
? or, hodics.
The fall of Babylon.
REVELATION, XVIII. Her irreversible perdition. Lamb, and the Lamb shall a overcome A. D. 96. |Babylon, that mighty city! for in one hour them: for he is Lord of lords, and
° is thy judgment come. King of kings: and they d that are with De.10.17. 11 And the merchants of the earth shall him are called, and chosen, s and faith
weep and mourn over her; for no man ful.
c ver.17,19. buyeth their merchandise any more; 15 And he saith unto me, The waters e E e.27.27- 12 The merchandise of gold, j and silver, which thou sawest, where the whore sit-'r Ro.8:39,37
. and precious stones, and of pearls, and teth, are peoples, \ and multitudes, and Jno.15.16. fine linen, and purple, and silk, and scarnations, and tongues.
let, and all thyine wood, and all manner 16 And the ten horng which thou sawest
vessels of ivory, and all manner vessels
j c. 17.4. upon the beast, these ? shall hate the kc.13.7. of most precious wood, and of brass, and whore, and shall make her desolate and or, siceet.
Je 50,41,42. iron, and marble, naked, m and shall eat her flesh, and " burn m Eze.16.37- 13 And cinnamon, and odours, and ointher with fire.
ments, and frankincense, and wine, and 17 For God o hath put in their hearts to Ac.4.27,28. oil, and fine four, and wheat, and beasts, fulfil his will, and to agree, and give their
and sheep, and horses, and chariots, and kingdom to the beast, until the words of » Eze.27.13. slaves, 2 and souls i of men. God shall be fulfilled.
14 And the fruits that thy soul lusted af18 And the woman which thou sawest is
ter are departed from thee, and all things that great city,' which reigneth over the - c.16.19. which were dainty and goodly are departkings of the earth.
ed from thee, and thou shalt find them no CHAP. XVIII.
more at all.
15 The merchants of these things, which angel come down from heaven, hav
were made rich by her, shall stand afar ing great power; and the earth was light
off for the fear of her torment, weeping ened with his glory.'
and wailing, 2 And he cried mightily with a strong
16 And saying, Alas, alas! that' great voice, saying, Babylon the great is fall
city that was clothed u in fine linen, and en, is fallen, and is become v the habita- u Lu.16 19, purple, and scarlet, and decked with gold, tion of devils, and the hold of every foul o 18.34.11,14. and precious stones, and pearls! spirit, and a cage of every unclean and
17 For in one hour so great riches is hateful bird.
come to nought. And every ship-master, 3 For all nations have drunk w of the 10 ls.47.15.
and all the company in ships, * and sailors, wine of the wrath of her fornication, and
and as many as trade by sea stood afar the kings of the earth have committed for
off, nication with her, and the y merchants of y ver.11,15. 18 And cried when they saw the smoke the earth are waxed rich through the 2 Je.51.37. of her burning, saying, What ? city is like abundance 3 of her delicacies.
unto this great city! 4 And I heard another voice from hea
19 And they cast dust " on their heads, ven, saying, Come out of her, my people, b
Fize 2.30. and cried, weeping and wailing, saying, that ye be not partakers of her sins, and
Alas, alas, that great city, wherein were that ye receive not of her plagues.
made rich all that had ships in the sea by 5 For her sins have reached - unto hea-l 2 C0.6.17. reason of her costliness! for in one hour is ven, and God hath remembered d her ini- dc.16.19. she inade desolate. quities.
20 Rejoice over her, thou heaven, and 6 Reward her f even as she rewarded Ps.137.8.
ye holy apostles and prophets; for God you, and double unto her double according ! De.32.43. hath avenged & you on her.
8 to her works: in the cup which she hath
21 And a mighty angel took up a stone filled, fill to her double.
like a great millstone, and cast it into the 7 How much she hath glorified herself, h Je.51.64. sea, saying, Thus \ with violence shall and lived deliciously, so inuch torment
that great city Babylon be thrown down, and sorrow give her; for she saith in her
and shall be found no more at all. heart, I sit a i queen, and am no widow, li 126.96.36.199. 22 And the voice of harpers, and musiand shall see no sorrow.
cians, and of pipers, and trumpeters, shall 8 Therefore shall her plagues come in
be heard no more at all in thee; and no one day, death, and mourning, and famine;
craftsman, of whatsoever craft he be, shall and she shall be utterly i burned with fire: ; c.17.16. be found any more in thee; and the sound for strong " is the Lord God who judgeth * P.62.11. of a millstone ? shall be heard no more at her.
all in thee. 9 And the kingsm of the earth, who have Eze.20.16, 23 And the light of a candle shall shine committed fornication and lived deliciously
no more at all in thee; and the voice of with her, shall bewail her, and lament for
the bridegroom ” and of the bride shall be her, when they shall see the smoke of her o 18.23.8. heard no more at all in thee: for thy merburning,
chants" were the great men of the earth; 10 Standing afar off for the fear of her for by thy sorceries P were all nations detorment, saying, Alas, alas, that great city 213 ceived.
3 or, poroer.
p 2 Ki.9.2.