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his image. These both were cast alive into a lake of fire burning with brimstone.
21 And the remnant were slain with the "sword of him that sat upon the horse, which sword proceeded out of his mouth : and all the fowls were filled with their flesh.
CHAP. XX. 2 Satan bound for a thousand years : 6 the first resurrection : they
blessed that have part therein: 7 Satan let loose again: 8 Gog and Magog : 10 the devil cast into the lake of fire and brimstone : 12 the last and general resurrection.
AND I saw an angel come down from heaven, a having the key of the bottomless pit' and a great chain in his hand.
2 And he laid hold on the dragon, that old serpent, which is the Devil, and Satan, and dbound him a thousand
years, 3 And cast him into the bottomless pit, and
1 the abyss. Wh. the deep. Pu. t Rev. xx. 10. See on do. xiv. 10.
« Rev. xiv. 10: The same shall drink of the wine of the wrath of God, which is poured out without mixture into the cup of his indignation ; and he shall be tormented with fire and brimstone in the presence of the holy angels, and in the presence of the Lamb. do. xxi. 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. See on Eph. vi. 17. v Ver. 17, 18.
Rev. xvii. 16: The ten horns which thou sawest upon the beast, these shall hate the whore, and shall make her desolate and naked, and shall eat her flesh, and burn her with fire.
CHAP. XX. a See on Rev. i. 18. b See on Rev. ix. 1. «See on REY. xii. 9.
Tob. viii. 3: The angel bound him (the evil spirit]. Jude, 6: And the angels which kept not their first estate, but left their own habitation, he hath reserved in everlasting chains under darkness unto the judgment of the great day.
shut him up, and set a seal upon him, that he should deceive the nations no more,
till the thousand years should be fulfilled : and after that he must be loosed a little season.
4 And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and judgment was given unto them: and I saw the souls of them that were beheaded for the witness of Jesus, and for the word of God, and which had not i worshipped the beast, neither his image, neither had received his mark upon their foreheads, or in their hands; and they lived and 'reigned with Christ a thousand years.
5 But the rest of the dead lived not again until the thousand years were finished. This is the first resurrection.
6 Blessed and holy is he that hath part in the
e Dan. vi. 17: And a stone was brought, and laid upon
the mouth of the den; and the king sealed it with his own signet, and with the signet of his lords; that the purpose might not be changed concerning Daniel.
f Ver. 8. Rev. xvi. 14, 16. They are the spirits of devils, working miracles, which go forth unto the kings of the earth and of the whole world, to gather them to the battle of that great day of God Almighty. And he gathered them together into a place called in the Hebrew tongue Armageddon.
& Dan. vii. 9, 22, 27: I beheld till the thrones were cast down, and the Ancient of days did sit.-And judgment was given to the saints of the most High; and the time came that the saints possessed the kingdom. And the kingdom and dominion, and the greatness of the kingdom under the whole heaven, shall be given to the people of the saints of the most High, whose kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and all dominions shall serve and obey hin. See on Mat. xix. 28.
h Rev. vi. 9: I saw under the altar the souls of them that were slain for the word of God, and for the testimony which
Rev. xiii. 12: He exerciseth all the power of the first beast before him, and causeth the earth and them which dwell therein to.worship the first beast, whose deadly wound was healed.
* See on Rev. ii. 17. I See on Rom. v. 17.
first resurrection : on such them second death hath no power, but they shall be Priests of God and of Christ, and shall oreign with him a thou
7 And when the thousand years are expired, P Satan shall be loosed out of his prison,
8 And shall go out to 9 deceive the nations which are in the four quarters of the earth, 'Gog and Magog, to gather them together to battle : the number of whom is as the sand of the sea.
9 And they went up on the breadth of the earth, and compassed the camp of the saints about, and the beloved city: and fire came down from God out of heaven, and devoured them.
10 And the devil that u deceived them was cast into the lake of fire and brimstone, 'where the beast and the false prophet are, and shall be tormented day and night for ever and ever.2
m Rev, xxi. 8. See on do. ii. 11.
r Ezek. xxxviii. 2 : Son of man, set thy face against Gog, the land of Magog, the chief prince of Meshech and Tubal. do. xxxix. 1: Therefore, thou son of man, prophesy against Gog, and say, Thus saith the Lord God; Behold, I am against thee, O Gog, the chief prince of Meshech and Tubal.
8 See on Rev. xvi. 14.
* Is A. viii. 8: He shall pass through Judah; he shall overflow and go over, he shall reach even to the neck; and the stretching out of his wings shall fill the breadth of thy land, 0 Immanuel. EZEK. xxxviii. 9, 16: Thou shalt ascend and come like a storm, thou shalt be like a cloud to cover the land, thou, and all thy bands, and many people with thee. And thou shalt come up against my people of Israel, as a cloud to cover the land; it shall be in the latter days, and I will bring thee against my land, that the heathen may know me, when I shall be sanctified in thee, O Gog, before their eyes. u Ver. 8.
Rev. xix. 20. See on do. xiv. 10, 11.
11 And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the W earth and the heaven fled away ; and there was found no place for them.
12 And I saw the dead, *small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened : and another book was opened, which is the a book of life: and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the books, a according to their works.
13 And the sea gave up the dead which were in it; and death and hell 3 delivered up the dead which were in them : 'and they were judged every man according to their works.
14 And d death and hell were cast into the lake of fire. This is the e second death.
15 And whosoever was not found written in the book of life was fcast into the lake of fire.
CHAP. XXI. 1 A new heaven and a new earth : 10 the heavenly Jerusalem, with a full description thereof : 23 she needeth no sun, the glory of God is her light : the kings of the earth bring their riches unto her. AND I saw a new heaven and a new earth :
3 the grave. A. V.
w Rev. xxi. 1. See on LUKE, xvi. 17. x Rev. xix. 5. See on do. xi. 18.
» DAN. vii. 10: Thousand thousands ministered unto him, and ten thousand times ten thousand stood before him : the judgment was set, and the books were opened. z Rev. xxi. 27. See on LUKE, X. 20. See on Mat. xvi. 27.
Rev. vi. 8: And I looked, and behold a pale horse : and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with bim. And power was given unto them over the fourth part of the earth, to kill with sword, and with hunger.
c Ver. 12.
for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea.
2 And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a d bride adorned for her husband.
3 And I heard a great voice out of heaven, saying, Behold, the e tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, and be their God.
4 And God shall 6 wipe away all tears from their eyes ; and there shall be no more death,
neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain : for the former things are passed away.
5 And he that "sat upon the throne said,
• Rev. xx. 11. See on LUKE, xvi. 17.
e Lev. xxvi. 11 : And I will set my tabernacle among you : and my soul shall not abhor you. See on 2 Cor. vị. 16.
f See on ver. 7.
i Isa. xxxv. 10: The ransomed of the LORD shall return, and come to Zion with songs and everlasting joy upon their heads : they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow and sighing shall flee away. do. Ixi. 3: To appoint unto them that mourn in Zion, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness : that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the LORD, that he might be glorified. do. Ixv. 19 : And I will rejoice in Jerusalem, and joy in my people: and the voice of weeping shall be no more heard in her, nor the voice of crying,
k Rev. iv. 2,9: Immediately I was in the spirit: and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne. And when those beasts give glory and honour and thanks to him that sat on the throne, who liveih for ever and ever.
do. v. 1: And I saw in the right hand of him that sat on the throne a book written within and on the back side, sealed with seven seals. do. xx. 11.