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John's revelation to REVELATION. the seven churches, they are without water, car-spoken before of the aposried about of winds; trees tles of our Lord Jesus Christ; whose fruit withereth, with 18 How that they told you out fruit, twice dead, pluck- there should be mockers in ed up by the roots;
the last time, who should 13 Raging waves of the sea, walk after their own ungodfoaming out their own shame; ly lusts. wandering stars, to whom is 19 These be they who sereserved the blackness of parate themselves, sensual, darkness for ever.
having not the Spirit. 1 14 And Enoch also, the d 20 But ye, beloved, build. seventh from Adam, prophe- ing up yourselves on your sied of these, saying, Behold, most holy faith, praying in the Lord cometh with ten the Holy Ghost, thousand of his saints, 21 Keep yourselves in the t 15 To execute judgment love of God, looking for the upon all, and to convince all mercy of our Lord Jesus that are ungodly among them Christ unto eternal life. of all their ungodly deeds! 22 And of some have comwhich they have ungodly passion, making a difference: committed, and of all their 23 And others save with hard speeches which ungodly fear, pulling them out of the sinners have spoken against fire; hating even the garment him.
spotted by the flesh. p 16 These are murmurers, 24 Now unto him that is complainers, walking after able to keep you from falling, their own lusts; and their and to present you faultless mouth speaketh great swell-before the presence of his ing words, having men's per- glory with exceeding joy, sons in admiration because 25 To the only wise God of advantage.
our Saviour, be glory and d 17 But, beloved, remember majesty, dominion and powye the words which were ler, both now and ever. Amen.
The REVELATION of S. JOHN the Divine. CHAP. I.
of all things that he saw, THE Revelation of Jesus 03 Blessed is he that readeth, unto him, to shew unto his of this prophecy, and keep servants things which must those things which are writshortly come to pass; and he ten therein: for the time is sent and signified it by his at hand. angel unto his servant John: 64
J Churches which are in
OHN to the seven word of God, and of the tes- Asia: Grace be unto you, and timony of
The churches of REVELATION. Ephesus, Smyrna,
candlesticks which and the last, which was dead, thou sawest ars the seven and is alive; churches.
C91 know thy works, and & CHAP. II. tribulation, and poverty, (but nto the angel of the thou art ricli) and I know the These things saith he that they are Jews, and are not, but holdeth the seven stars in his art the synagogue of Satan. right hand, who walketh in 10 Fear none of those things the midst of the seven golden which thou shalt suffer: becandlesticks;
hold, the devil shall cast some C2 I know thy works, and of you into prison, that ye thy labour, and thy patience, may be tried; and ye shall and how thou canst not bear have tribulation ten days: them which are evil: and be thou faithful unto death, thou hast tried them which and I will give thee a crown say they are apostles, and of life. are not, and hast found them b 11 He that hath an ear, let liars:
him hear what the Spirit saith 3 And hast borne, and hast unto the churches; He that patience, and for my name's overcometh shall not be hurt sake hast laboured, and hast of the second death. not fainted.
& 12 And to the angel of the 4 Nevertheless I have some church in Pergamos write; what against thee, because These things saith he which thou hast left thy first love. hath the sharp sword with d 5 Remember therefore from two edge's; whence thou art fallen, and c 13 I know thy works, and repent,and do the first works; where thou dwellest, even or else I will come unto thee where Satan's seat is: and quickly, and will remove thy thou holdest fast my name, candlestick out of his place, and hast not denied my faith, except thou repent,
even in those days wherein 6 But this thou hast, that Antipas was my faithful marthou hatest the deeds of the tyr, who was slain among you, Nicolaitanes, which I also where Satan dwelleth. hate.
14 But I have a few things d 7 He that hath an ear, let against thee, because thou him hear what the Spirit hast there them that hold the saith unto the churches; To doctrine of Balaam, who him that overcometh will I taught Balac to cast a stumgive to eat of the tree of life, blingblock before the childwhich is in the midst of the ren of Israel, to eat things paradise of God.
sacrificed unto idols, and to & 8 And unto the angel of commit fornication. the church of Smyrna write; 15 So hast thou also them hese things saith the first that hold the doctrine of the
Pergamos, Thyatira, CHAP. III. and Sardis, reproved. Nicolaitanes, which thing I give unto every one of you hate,
according to your works. d 16 Repent; or else I will 24 But unto you I say, and come unto thee quickly, and unto the rest in Thyatira, as will fight against them with many as have not this docthe sword of my mouth. trine, and which have not b 17 He that hath an ear, let known the depths of Satan, him hear what the Spirit saith as they speak; I will put upon unto the churches; To him you none other burden. that overcometh will I give to 25 But that which ye have eat of the hidden manna, and already hold fast till I come. will give him a white stone, 6 26 And be that overcometh, and in the stone a new name and keepeth my works unto written, which no man know- the end, to him will I give eth saving hetha treceiveth it. power over the nations: [ 18 And unto the angel of 27 And he shall rule them the church in Thyatira write; with a rod of iron; as the vesThese things saith the Son sels of a polter shall they be of God, who hath his eyes broken to shivers: even as I like unto a fiame of fire, and received of my Father. his feet are like fine brass; 28 And I will give him the c 19 I know thy works, and morning star. charity, and service, and 29 He that hath an ear, faith, and thy patience, and him hear what the Spirit saith thy works; and the last to be unto the churches. more than the first.
S CHAP. III. p 20 Notwithstanding I have A the church in Sardis a few things against thee, because thiou sufferest that wo-write; These things saith he man Jezebel, which calleth that hath the seven Spirits herself a prophetess, to teach of God, and the seven-stars; and to seduce my servants to I know thy works, that thou commit fornication,and to eat hast a name that thou livest, things sacrificed unto idols. and art dead.
21 And I gave her space to d 2 Be watchful, and strengthrepent of her fornication; and en the things which remain, she repented not.
that are ready to die: for I w22 Behold, I will cast her have not found thy works perinto a bed, and them that fect before God. commit adultery with her w3 Remember therefore how into great tribulation, except thou hast received and heard, they repent of their deeds.
and hold fast, and repent. t 23 And I will kill her child. If therefore thou shalt not ren with death; and all the watch, I will come on thee churches shall know that I as a thief, and thou shalt not am he which searcheth the know what hour I will come reins and hearts: and I will upon thee,