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The fall

of Babylon. Come out of her, my people, silk, and scarlet, and all that ye be not partakers of thyine wood, and all manner her sins, and that ye receive vessels of ivory, and all mannot of her plagues.

ner vessels of most precious 5 For her sins have reached wood, and of brass, and iron, unto heaven, and God hath and marble, remembered her iniquities. 13 And cinnamon, and

6 Reward her even as she odours, and ointments, and rewarded you, and double un- frankincense, and wine, and to her double according to her oil, and fine flour, and wheat, works: in the cup which she and beasts, and sheep, and hath filled fill to her double. horses, and chariots, and

7 How much she hath glo- slaves, and souls of men. rified herself, and lived de- 14 And the fruits that thy liciously, so much torment soul lusted after are departed and sorrow give her: for she from thee, and all things saith in her heart, I sit a which were daintyand goodly queen, and am nó widow, are departed from thee, and and shall see no sorrow.

thou shalt find them no more 8 Therefore shallher plagues at all. come in one day, death, and 15 The merchants of these mourning, and famine; and things, which were made rich she shall be utterly burned by her, shall stand afar off with fire: for strong is the for the fear of her torment, Lord God who judgeth her. weeping and wailing,

9 And the kings of the . 16 And saying, Alas, alas earth, who have committed that great city, that was fornication and lived de- clothed in fine linen, and liciously with her, shall be- purple, and scarlet, and deckwail her, and lament for her, ed with gold, and precious when they shall see the stones, and pearls! smoke of her burning,

17 For in one hour so great 10 Standing afar off' for the riches is come to naught, fear of her torment, saying, And every shipmaster, and Alas, alas that great city all the company in ships, and Babylon, that mighty city! sailors, and as many as trade for in one hour is thy judg- by sea, stood afar off, ment come.

18 And cried when they 11 And the merchants of saw the smoke of her burnthe earth shall weep and ing, saying, What city is like mourn over her; for no man unto this great city! buyeth their merchandise 19 And they cast dust on any more.

their heads, and cried, weep12 The merchandise of ing and wailing, saying, Alas, gold, and silver, and precious alas that great city, wherein stones, and of pearls, and were made rich all that had fine linen, and purple, and ships in the sea by reason of

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Satan bound a REVELATION. thousand years. ed, and behold a white horse; the kings of the earth, and and he that sat upon him was their armies, gathered togecalled Faithful and True, and ther to make war against him in righteousness he doth that sat on the horse, and judge and make war. against his army.

12 His eyes were as a flame t 20 And the beast was taken, of fire, and on his head were and with him the false promany crowns; and he had a phet that wrought miracles name written, that no man before him, with which he deknew, but he himself. ceived them that had received t 13 And he was clothed with the mark of the beast, and a vesture dipped in blood: them that worshipped his and his name is called The image. These both were cast Word of God.

alive into a lake of fire burn14 And the armies which ing with brimstone, were in heaven followed him 21 And the remnant were upon white horses, clothed in slain with the sword of him fine linen, white and clean. that sat upon the horse, which

15 And out of his mouth sword proceeded out of his goeth a sharp sword, that mouth; and all the fowls were with it he should smite the filled with their flesh. nations: and he shall rule

CHAP. XX. a an he treadeth the wine press of A down from heaven, hav. the fierceness and wrath of ing the key of the bottomless Almighty God.

pit and a great chain in his t* 16 And he hath on his ves- hand. ture and on his thigh a name t 2 And he laid hold on the written, KING OF KINGS, dragon, that old serpent, AND LORD OF LORDS. which is the Devil, and Sa.

17 And I saw an angel stand- tan, and bound him a thouing in the sun; and he cried sand years, with a loud voice, saying to 3 And cast bim into the bot. all the fowls that fly in the tomless pit, and shut him up, midst of heaven, Come and and set a seal upon him, that gather yourselves together he should deceive the nations unto the supper of the great no more, till the thousand God;

years should be fulfilled: and 18 That ye may eat the flesh after that he must be loosed & of kings, and the flesh of cap- little season. tains, and the flesh of mighty c 4 And I saw thrones, and men, and the flesh of horses, they sat upon them, and and of them that sit on them, judgment was given unto and the flesh of all men, both them: and I saw the souls of free and bond, both small and them that were beheaded for Teat.

the witness of Jesus, and for ind I saw the beast, and the word of God, and which

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