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The Art on last resurrection, CHAP. XXI. Neto Jerusalem described. CHAP. XX.

15 And whosoever was not found ANPO saw an angel come down written in the book of life was cast idthe bottomless pit and a great chain in

CHAP. XXI.) his band. 2 And he laid hold on the dragon, ANDIS wa new heaven and a new that old serpent, which is the Devil, first earth were passed away ; and and Satan, and bound him a thousand there was no more sea. years,

9 And I John saw the holy city, new 3 And cast him into the bottomless Jerusalem, coming down from Got pit, and shut him up, and set a seal out of beaven, prepared as a bride tipon him, that he should deceive the adorned for her busband. nations no more, till the thousand years 3 And I heard a great voice out of should be fulfilled : and after that be heaven, saying, Behold, the tahernacle Dust be loosed a little season.

of God is with men, and he will dwell 4 And I saw thrones, and they sat with them, and they shall be his peoupon them, and judgment was given ple, and God hiinself shall be with unto them and I saw the souls of them, and be their God, them that were beheaded for the wit 4 And God shall wipe away all tears ness of Jesus, and for the word of God, from their eyes ; and there shall be no No:1 wbich had not worshipped the more death, neither sorrow, nor crybeast, neither his image, neither bading, neither shall there be any more Teceived his mark upon their fore- pain : 101 the former things are passed heals, or in their hands; and they away. 1.ved and reigned with Christ a thou. 5 mod he that sat upon the throne sand years.

said, Bebold, I make all things 724. 5 But the rest of the dead lived not And he said unto me, I'rite : for these again until the thousand years were words are true and faithful. tinished. This is the first resurrec. 6 ani be said unto me, it is dore. Dron.

Ian Alpha and Omega, the beginning 6 Blessed and holy us be ibat bath and the end. I will give unto him that part in the first resurrection : on such is athirst of the fountain of de water The second death bath no power, but of lite ficely. they shall be priests of God and oi He that overcometh shall inherit Christ, and shall reign with bin a all things, and I will be bis God, and thousand years.

be shall be my son. 7 And when the thousand years are & But the fearful, and unbelieving, expired, Satan shall be loosed ont of and the abominable, and murderers, his Frison,

and wboremongers, and sorcerers, ani 8 And shall go out to deceive the idolaters, and all liais, shall have nations which nie in the four quarters their part in the lake which bumen of the earth, Gog and Magog, to gas with fire and brimstone : which is the ther them together to battle: the second death. cumber of whom is as the sand of the 9 And there came unto me one of

the seven angels, which had the serca And they went up on the breadth vials full of ihe seven last plagnes, 01 of the earth, and compassed the canp talked with me, saying, Come biti of the saints about, and the beloved i will shew thee the bride, the Lamb's city: and fire caine down from God wife. out of beaven and devoured them. 10 And be carried me away in the

10 And the devil that deceived them spirit to a great and bigb mountain, was cast into the lake of fire and brim- and showed me that great city, the hostone, where the beast and the false ly Jerusalem, descending out of bea

prophet are, and shall be tormented ven from God, 1 day and night for ever and ever.

11 Having the glory of God: and 11 And I saw a great white throne, her light was like unto a stone most and him that sat on it, froin whose precious, even like a jasper-stole, face the earth and the heaven fied clear as crystal ; away ; and there was found no place 12 And had a wall great and bigh, for them.

and bad twelve gates, and at the gates 12 And I saw the dead, small and twelve angels, and names written great, stand before God; and the books thereon, which are the names of the were opened ; and another book was twelve tribes of the children of Israel. opened, wbich is the book of life : and 13 On the east three gates ; on the Khe dead were juiged out of those north three gates ; on the south three things which were written in the books, gates ; and on the west three gares. according to their works.

14 And the wall of the city hnd twelve 13 And the sea gave up the dead foundations, and in then the names which were in , and death and hell of the twelve apostles of the Lania. delivered up the dead wbich were in 15 And he tha: (alked with me ha them : and they were judged every a golden reed to measure the city, man according to their works. and the gates thereof, and the wall

14 And death and hell were cast in thereof. to the lake of fire. This is the second 16 And the city lieth fours: death.

and the length is as large 25


The taler and tree of life. REVELATION. Neither #83 ner dimintas: breadth and he measured, abe city 6 Add ne said unto une, Tber with the need, twelve thousand fur sayings are faithful and true: 208 fongs. The length and the breadth the Lord God of the holy propheta and the beight of it are equal.

sent his angel to stew uuto bis ser. y And he measured the wall there. vants the things which inust sbortiy of, 'an bundred and forty and four cu. be done. bits, according to the measure of a 7 Behold, I come quickly : blessed anan, that is, of the angel.

is be that keepeth the sayings of the 19 And the building of the wall of prophecy of this book.

was of jasper : and the city was 8 Acd 1 John saw these things, and pure gold, like unto clear glass. heard them. And when I had heard

19 And the foundations of the wa!! and seen, I fell down to worship beof the city were garnished with all fore the feet of the angel wbich sbewed manner of precious stones. The first me these things. foundation was jasper ; the second 9 Thea sajth be unto me, See Inst sapphire; the third, á chalcedony do it not: for I am thy fellow-servani, the fourth, an emerald ;

and of thy brethren the propbets, ani 20. The fifth, sardonyx; the sixth of them which keep the sayings of this sardius ; the seventh, chrysolite ; the book : worship God. eigbth, beryl; the ninth, a topaz ;

10 And be saith unto me, Seal not the tenth, a chrysoprasus ; the ele- the sayings of the proptecy of this venth, a jacinth; the twelfth, an ame- book for the time is at hand. thyst.

11 He that is unjust, let hiin be ? 2 And the twelve gates were evvelse unjust still: and be which is filtby, pearls; every several gate was of one let biin be filthy still: and he that is pearl and the street of the city was righteous, let him be righteous stiil : pure good, as it were transparent glass. and he that is boly, let hin be bois

2 And I saw no temple tberein, still. For the Lord God Almighty and the 19 And behold, I come quickly; Tamb are the temple of it.

and my reward is with me, to give 23 And the city had no need of the every man according as his work sun, neither of the moon, to shine in shall be.

for the glory of God did lighten it, 13 I am Alpha and Omega, the and the Lamb is the light tbereof. beginning and the end, the first an i

94 And the nations of them which the last. are saved shall walk in the light of it: '14 Blessed are they that do his and the kings of the earth do bring coinmandments, that they may hare their glory and honour into it.

rigbt to the tree of life, and may 25 And the gates of it shall not be enter in through the gates into the shut at all by day : for there shall be city. no night there.

15 For without are dogs, and so 26 And they shall bring the glory cerers, and wboremongers, and mu. and bonour of the nations into it. derers, and idolaters, and whosoeves

47 And there shall in po wise enter loveth and maketh a lie. into it any thing tha: defileth, neither 16 I Jesus have sent mine angel to widtsocoer worketh. abomination, or testify unto you these things in the maketh a lie: •but they which are writ- churches. lam the root and the o: den in the Lamb's book of life.

spring of David, and the bright ani CHAP. XXII.

morning star. Anpahe skewed me a pure river of

17 And the Spirit and the bride say, water of life, clear as crystal, Come. And let him that heareth say, proceeding out of the corone of God Come. And let him that is athirst, und of the Lamb.

corne. And whosoever will, let in 9 ln the midst of the street of it, take tbe water of life freely. and on either side of the river, was 18 For I testify unto every man that there the tree of life, which bare heareth the words of the prophecy of twelve manner of fruits, and yielded this book, If any man skall add unto her fruit every month : and the leaves these things, Gód shall add unto hia of the tree were for the healing of the the plagues that are written in this nations,

book ; 3 And there shall be no more curse 19 And if any man sball take away hat the torone of God and of tbe from the words of the book of this Tumb shall be in it; and his servants prophecy, God shall take away his part shall serve him:

out of the book of life, and out of te 4 And they sball see bis face; and holy city, and from the thiaus ubua to name shall be in their forebeads. are writien in this book. . Acd there shall be po night there; 20 He which testatieth Lese things and they need no candle, neither light saith, Surely I cuinea, nickly; Amca. of the sun : for the Lord God giveth Even so, come, Lord en light: and they shall reiga for 21 Thegrace of our en Jesus Ch:

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