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The number of them Revelation. that were sealed.

to And said to the moun and there were sealed an hurtains and rocks, Fall on us, dred and forty and four thouand hide us from the face of sand of all the tribes of the him that sitteth on the throne, children of Israel. and from the wrath of the 5 Of the tribe of Juda, Lamb:

were sealed twelve thousand. 17 For the great day of his of the tribe of Reuben were wrath is come; and who shall sealed twelve thousand. Of be able to stand ?

the tribe of Gad were sealed

twelve thousand. CHAP. VII.

6 Of the tribe of Aser were 1 An angel sealeth the servants sealed twelve thousand. Of

of God in their foreheads: the tribe of Nepthalim were 4 the number of them that sealed twelve thousand. Of were sealed ; of the tribes of the tribe of Manasses were Israel a certain number: 9 sealed twelve thousand. of all other nations an innu ng Of the tribe of Simeon merable multitude, which were sealed twelve thousand. stand before the throne, clad Of the tribe of Levi were seal. in white robes, and palms ed twelve thousand. Of the in their hands : 14 their tribe of Isachar were sealed robes were washed in the twelve thousand. blood of the Lamb.

8 Of the tribe of Zabulon AND after these things I were sealed twelve thousand. saw four angels standing on

Of the tribe of Joseph were the four corners of the earth, sealed twelve thousand. Of holding the four winds of the the tribe of Benjamin were earth, that the wind should sealed twelve thousand. not blow on the earth, nor on 9 After this I beheld, and, the sea, nor on any tree. lo, a great multitude, which

2 And I saw another angel no man could number, of all ascending from the east hav- nations, and kindreds and peoing the seal of the living God; ple, and tongues, stood before and he cried with a loud voice the throne, and before the to the four angels, to whom it Lamb, elothed with white was given to hurt the earth robes, and palms in their and the sea,

hands, 3 Saying, Hurt not the 10 And cried with a loud earth, neither the sea, nor the voice, saying, Salvation to our trees, till we have sealed the God, which sitteth upon the servapts of our God in their throne, and unto the Lamb. foreheads.

11 And all the angels stood 4 And I heard the number round about the throne, and of them which were sealed; about the elders and the four

Their robes washed.

Chap. viii.

Of the seven angels. beasts, and fell before the saints on the golden altar. 6 throne on their faces, and wor Four angels sound their shipped God,

trumpets.

gc. 12 Saying, Amen; Bles AND when he had opened sing, and glory, and wisdom, the seventh seal, there was siand thanksgiving, and honour, lence in heaven about the space and power, and might, be unto of half an hour. our God for ever and ever. 2 And I saw the seven an. Amen.

gels which stood before God; 13 And one of the elders an and to them were given seven swered saying unto me, What trumpets. are these which are arrayed 3 And another angel came in white robes ? and whence and stood at the altar, having came they?

a golden censer; and there 14 And I said unto him, was given unto him much inSir, thou knowest. And he cense, that he should offer it said to me, These are they with the prayers of all saints which came out of great tribu- upon the golden altar which lation, and have washed their was before the throne. robes, and made them white 4 And the smoke of the in the blood of the Lamb: incense, which came with the

15 Therefore are they be- prayers of the saints, ascendfore the throne of God, and ed up before God out of the serve him day and night in angel's hand. his temple : and he that sit 5 And the angel took the teth on the throne shall dwell censer, and filled it with fire

of the altar, and cast it unto 16 They shall hunger no the earth: and there were more, neither thirst any more; voices, and thunderings, and neither shall the sun light on lightnings, and an earthquake. them, nor any heat.

6 And the seven angels 17 For the Lamb which is which had the seven trumpets in the midst of the throne shall prepared themselves to sound. feed them, and shall lead them ✓ The first angel sounded, unto living fountains of wa and there followed hail and ters; and God shall wipe away fire mingled with blood, and all tears from their

eyes. they were cast upon the earth:

and the third part of trees CHAP. VIII.

was burnt up, and all green At the opening of the seventh grass was burnt up. seal, 2 seven angels had se

8 And the second angel ven trumpets given them. 3 sounded, and as it were a Another angel putteth in- great mountain burning with cense to the prayers of the fire was cast into the sea ;

among them.

Seven great plagues, fc. Revelation. Star falleth from heaven. and the third part of the sea come forth locusts like scorbecame blood;

pions. 12 The first wo past. 9 And the third part of the 13 The sixth trumpet soundcreatures, which were in the .eth. 14 Four angels are let sea and had life, died, and the loose, Sc. third part of the ships were de AND ihe fifth angel soundstroyed.

ed, and I saw a star fall from 10 And the third angel heaven unto the earth : and sounded, and there fell a great to him was given the key of star from heaven, burning as the bottomless pit. it were a lamp, and it fell up 2 And he opened the bot. on the third part of the riv- tomless pit ; and there arose ers, and upon the fountains of a smoke out of the pit, as the waters;

smoke of a great furnace; and 11 And the name of the the sun and the air were dark. star is called Wormwood : ened by reason of the smoke and the third part of the waters of the pit. became wormwood; and ma 3 And there came out of ny men died of the waters, be- the smoke locusts upon the cause they were made bitter. earth: and unto them was

12 And the fourth angel given power, as the scorpions sounded, and the third part of of the earth have power. the sun was smitten, and the 4 And it was commanded third part of the moon, & the them, that they should not third part of the stars ; so as hurt the grass of the earth, the third part of them was neither any green thing, neidarkened, and the day shone ther any tree; but only those not for a third part of it, and men which have not the seal the night likewise.

of God in their foreheads. 13 And I beheld and heard 5 And to them it was given an angel flying through the that they should not kill them, midst of heaven, saying with but that they should be tora loud voice, Wo, wo, wo, to mented five months; and their the inhabiters of the earth by torment was as the torment of reason of the other voices of a scorpion, when he striketh the trumpet of the three angels, which are yet to sound ! 6 And in those days shall

men seek death, and shall not CHAP. IX.

find it; and shall desire to 1 At the sounding of the fifth die, and death shall flee from

angel; a star falleth from them. heaven, to whom is given the ✓ And the shapes of the lokey of the bottomless pit ; 2 custs were like unto horses he openeth the pit, and there prepared unto battle ; and on

a man.

Locusts described. Chap. x. Four angels described. their heads were as it were two hundred thousand thoucrowns like gold, and their sand; and I heard the numfaces were as the faces of inen. ber of them.

s And they had hair as the 17 And thus I saw the hors. hair of women, and their teeth es in the vision, and them that were as the teeth of lions.

sat on them, having breast9 And they had breast. plates of fire, and of jacinth plates, as it were breast-plates and brimstone; and the heads of iron; and the sound of their of the horses were as the heads wings was as the sound of of lions; and out of their chariots of many horses run- mouths issued fire, and smoke, ning to battle.

and brimstone. 10 And they had tails like 18 By these three was the unto scorpions; and there were third part of men killed, by the stings in their tails; and their fire, and by the smoke, and by power was to hurt men five the brimstone, which issued months.

out of their mouths. 11 And they had a king

19 For their power is in over them, which is the angel their mouth, and in their tails; of the bottomless pit, whose for their tails were like unto name in the Hebrew tongue is serpents, and had heads, and Abaddon, but in the Greek with them they do hurt. tongue hath his name Apol 20 And the rest of the men lyon.

which were not killed by these 12 One wo is past; and, plagues, yet repented not of behold, there come two woes the works of their hands, that more hereafter.

they should not worship dev13 And the sixth angel ils, and idols of gold, and sil. sounded, and I heard a voice ver, and brass, and stone, and from the four horns of the of wood; which neither can golden altar, which is before see, nor hear, nor walk: God,

21 Neither repented they of 14 Saying to the sixth an their murders, nor of their sorgel which had the trumpet, ceries, nor of their fornication, Loose the four angels, which nor of their thefts. are bound in the great river Euphrates.

CHAP. X. 15 And the four angels 1 A mighty strong angel apwere loosed, which were pre peareth with a book open in pared for an hour, and a day, his hand. 6 he swareth by and a month, and a year, for him that liveth forever, that to slay the third part of men.

there shall be no more time. 16 And the number of the 9 John is commanded to take army of the horsemen were and eat the book.

John commanded Revelation.

to eat the book, AND I saw another mighty take the little book which is angel come down from heaven, open in the hand of the angel, clothed with a cloud; and a which standeth upon the sea rainbow was upon his head, and upon the earth. and his face was as it were 9 Ånd I went unto the an. the sun, and his feet as pillars gel, and said unto him, Give of fire :

me the little book. And he 2 And he had in his hand said unto me, Take it, and eat a little book open; and he set it up; and it shall make thy his right foot upon the sea, belly bitter, but it shall be in and his left foot on the earth, thy mouth sweet as honey.

3 And cried with a loud 10 And I took the little voice, as when a lion roareth; book out of the angel's hand, and when he had cried seven and ate it up; and it was in thunders uttered their voices. my mouth sweet as honey;

4 And when the seven thun- and as soon as I had eaten it ders had uttered their voices, my belly was bitter. I was about to write; and I 11 And he said unto me, heard a voice from heaven, Thou must prophesy again besaying unto me, Seal up those fore many peoples, and nathings which the seven thun- tions, and tongues, and kings. ders uttered, and write them Bot.

CHAP. XI. 5 And the angel, which I 1 The two witnesses prophesy; saw stand upon the sea and 6 they have power to shut upon the earth, lifted up his heaven, that it rain not: 7 hand to heaven,

the beast shall fight against 6 And sware by him that them, and kill them: 8 they liveth forever and ever, who lie unburied, 11 and after created heaven, and the things three days and an half rise that therein are, and the earth, again. 14 The second wo is and the things that therein past. 15 The seventh trumare, and the sea, and the things

pet soundeth. which are therein, that there AND there was given me should be time no longer : a reed like unto a rod; and

7 But in the days of the the angel stood, saying, Rise, voice of the seventh angel, and measure the temple of when he shall begin to sound, God, and the altar, and them the mystery of God should be that worship therein. finished, as he bath declared 2 But the court which is to his servants the prophets. without the temple leave out,

8. And the voice which I and measure it not; for it is heard from heaven spake unto given unto the Gentiles : and me again, and said, Go, and the holy city shall they tread

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