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presence of the holy angels, and in the presence of the Lamb: I. And the f smoke of their torment ascendech p for ever and ever : and they have no rest day or light, who worship the beast and his image, and wholover receiveth the mark of his name. 12.

8 Here is the atience of the saints : 5 here are they that keep the ommandments of God, and the faith of Jesus. 13. And heard a voice from heaven, heaven, saying unto me, Write,

, lessed are the dead k which die in the Lord, * from henceorth: Yea, faith the Spirit, [Or, from henceforth faith the virit, Tea,] that they ? may rest from their labours; nd their works do follow them. 14. And I looked, and ehold,

a white cloud, and upon the cloud one fat * like nto the Son of man, having on his head a golden crown, and in his hand a sharp fickle. 15. And ancler angel came out of the o temple, crying with a ud voice to him that sat on the cloud, p Thruft in

thy rcerers, and Idolaters, and all Wherefore I praised the Dead which ars, Thall have their part in the are already dead, more than the Lizke which burneth with Fire and ing which are yet alive3v :: Rev. -'mffone : which is the second Death. 20.6. Blessed and holy is hechac flfa. 34. 10. It shall not

5 hath part in the first Refurre&ion, quenched Night nor Day, the on such the second Death hath no roke thereof shall go up for ever. power. Rev. 18. 9, 18. The Kings of k t 1 Cor. 15. 18. [If Christ 'be : Earth, who have committed not raised) then they also which rnication, and lived deliciously 10 are fallen asleep in Christ are perishth her, shall bewail her, and la ed.

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4. 14. If we believe : nt her, when they shall see the , that Jesus died, and rose again, ta okeofher burning. And cried, when ven fo them also which neep in je y saw the smoke of her burning.- fus will God bring with him. lev. 19. 3. And her Smoke rose 15 :1 Heb. 4. 19. :: Rev.-6. for ever and ever.

See on 2 Thef, 1.7. 12. + Rev. 13. 10.

m Sce on Rev. 1, 13, : Rev. 12. 17. The Dragon n'.:: Rev. 6. 2. - A Crown was & Wroch with the Woman, and given unto him, and he went fortha nt to inake War with the remo 20 conquering, and to conquer

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:: Rev. 16. 17. The leimandments of God, and have venth Angel poured out his Vial Testimony of Jesus Chrift. into the Air; and there came a 3. iv: Ecclef. 4. 1, 2. So I re great Voice out of the Temple of ned, and considered all the Op 25 Heaven, from the Throne, saying, Mions that are done under the Ic is done. 1: and behold che l'ears of 2. Joel 3.13. Put ye in the Sice h as were cppressed, and they kle, for the Harvest is ripe ; come, no Coinforter ; and on the get you down, for the Press is of their Oppreffors there was 30 full,' che Farsi overflow, for their er, but they had no Comforter,


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thy fickle, and reap: for the time is come for thee to reap; for the harvest 9 of the earth is * ripe [Or, dried]. 16. And he that fat on the cloud, thruft in his fickle on the earth; and the earth was reaped. 17. And another angel came out of the temple which is in hea. ven, he allo having a sharp fickle. 18. And another argel came out froin the altar, which had power over fire ; and ' cried with a loud cry to him that had the fharp fickle, saying, Thrust in thy sharp fickle, and s

gather the clusters of the vine of the earth; for her grapes are fully ripe. 19. And the angel thrust in his fickle into the earth, and gathered the vine of the earth, and cast it into the great. " wine-press of the wrath of God. 20. And the

& wine-press was trodden without the city, and blood came out of the wine-press, even unto the horse-bridles, by the space of a thousand and fix hundred furlongs.

ŅD I saw 2 another sign in heaven, great and mar-

vellous, feven angels having the feven last plagues, for in them is filled up the wrath of God.

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wickedness is great. + Mat. 13.

dah, as in a Wine prefs. 39. _The Harvest is the End of

CHA P. XV. the World: and the Reapers are s, a Verses 6,7.:: Rev. 12.1, the Angels.

There appeared a great Wonder in 9: Jer. 31. 33..-Yet a little s Heaven.. And there appeared while, and the Time of her Harvest another Wonder in Heaven. is come. : Rev. 13. 12.

: Rev. 16. i. I heard a : Rev. 16. 18. See on great Voice out of the Temple


saying to the seven Angels, Go your s t Joel 3. 13. The Words under 10 ways, and pour out the Vials of ver. If

the Wrath of God upon the Earth 19. ^ † Rev. 19. 15. He tread. :: Rev. 21. 9. There came and eth the Wine-press of the Fierceness me one of the seven Angels, whick and Wrath of God Almighty.

had the seven Vials full of the fa 20. + Ifa. 63. 3. I have trodden 15 ven Jaft Plagues.the Wine-press alone, and of the

c :: Rev. 14.-10. People there was none with me:

t Rev. 4. 6. Before for I will tread them in mine An. Throne there was a Ses of GLA ger, and trample them in my Fu like unto cryftal. : ry, and their Blood shall be sprink. 2018. The City was pure Gold, I Jed upon my Garments, and I will unto clear Glafs. ftain all my Raiment. Lament. € :: Mac. 3. 11. -He shall bapa I, IS. The Lord hath trodden tize you with the Holy Ghoff, 18 the Virgin, the Daughter of Ju with Fire,

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id them that had gotten the victory over the beast, id f over his image, and over his mark, and over the imber of his name, stand on the sea of glass, hay

the 3 harps of God. 3. And they fing the long Moses the fervant of God, and the song of the Lamb, ying, i Great and marvellous are thy Works, Lord God mighty ; * juft and true are thy ways thou King of faints ÇOr, nations, or, ages.] 4.? Who shall not fear ee, O Lord, and glorifie thy name? for thou only art ly: for mall nations shall come and worship before

thee; *: Rev. 13. 15, 17. He had he. * Psal. 145.17. The Lord is wer to give Life to the Image of righteous in all his Ways, and holy Beast, that the Image of the Beast

in all his Works. Rev. 13.10. He uld both speak, and cause that

chat leadeth into Captivity fhall go many as would not worship the sinto Captivity: He that killetile age of the Beast, should be kil. with the Sword, must be killed And that no Man might buy

with the Sword. - Rev. 14. 9, sell save he that had the Mark or If any Man worship the Beast or his Name of the Beat, or the Num

Image, and receive hiş Mark in of his Name.

To his Forehead, or in his Hand, t Rev. s. 8.

The four

The fame shall drink of the Wine of ifts, and the four and twenty the Wrath of God. + Rev. 16. lers fell down before the Lamb,

7. -Even fo Lord God Almighty, ing every one of them Harps.

true and righteous are thy Fudgments, Rev. 14. 2. - I heard the 15 Rev. 19. 2, True and righteous are ice of Harpers harping with their his Judgments; for he hath judge. ps.

ed the great Whore. h *Exod. 15. I, 6, 13. Then 4.1: Exod. 15.7 11, 14, 16. : Moses and the Children of Ir

- Thou senteft forth thy Wrath, this song unto the Lord, and 20 which consumed them as Attubble. ke, saying, I will fing unto the Who is like unto thee, O Lord, a. d, for he hath triumphed glo mongst the Gods ? who is like

Thy right Hand, o thee? glorious in Holiness, feard,is become glorious in Power: ful in Praises, doing Wanders.

right Hand, O Lord, hath 25 The People fhall hear and be a ned in pieces the Enemy. Thou fraid.- Fear and dread shall fall thy mercy hath led forth the upon them, by the greatness of iple which thou hast redeemed: thine Arm they fhall be as still as u hast guided them in thy

a Stone. Jer. 10. 7. Wha ength unto thy holy habitation. 30 would not fear thee, O King of Na

cions ? for to thee doth it apper† Pfal. 111. 2. The Works of 'tain. Lord are great, sought out of

m Pfal.65 2. O thou that hearhem that have pleasure therein. eft Prayer, unto the shall all flejb

Marvellous are 35 come. 7. Ifa. 66. 23. It shall come Works, and that my Soul know. to pass that from one new Moon right well.

to another, and from one Sabbach - All his Ways to another, hall all Flesh come Judgment : a God of Truth, and to worjbie before me, faith the hout Iniquity,jift and right is 47 Lord.


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thee; for thy judgments are made manifest. after that, I looked, and behold the temple of the tabernacle of the testimony in heaven was opened: 6. And the seven angels came out of the temple, having the feven plagues, clothed in pure and white linen, and having their breasts girded with golden Girdles. 7. And ? one of the four beasts gave unto the seven angels, seven golden' vials full of the Wrath of God, who I liveth for ever and ever. 8. And the s temple was filled with smoke " from the glory of God, and from his power, and no man was able to enter into the temple, till the feven plagues of the seven angels were' fulfilled.





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5. # Rev. 11. 19. And the Rev. 1. 13. -One like unto the Temple of God was opened in Heaven, Son of Man clothed with a Garand there was seen in his Templement down to the Foot, and the Ark of his Teftament.-- + See girt about the Paps with a gold. Numb. 1.50, Thou Thalt appoints en Girdle. the Levites over the Tabernacle; 7.9: Rev. 4.6. - In the midi of Testimony, and over all the of the Throne, and round 2Vefsels thereof, and over all things, bout the Throne, were for that belong to it: they shall bear Beasts full of Eyes before and the Tabernacle, and all the Vessels 10 behind. thereof, and they shall minister une .: i Ther. 1.

9. —Ye turned to it, and shall encamp round a to God from Idols, to serve the bout the Tabernacle.

living and true God. 6.Ver. 1.

8.'s + Exod.40.34. Then a Cloud po: Exod. 28. 6,8. They shall, covered the Tent of the Congrega: make the Ephod of Gold, and blue, 'tion, and the Glory of the Lord and purple, and scarlet, and fine filled the Tabernacle. t 1 King. linen. And the curious Girdle of 8. 10. It came to pass when the the Ephod which is upon it shall Priests were come be of the fame, according to the holy Place, that the cloud filled Work thereof. .:: Ezek. 44. 17,

the House of the Lord. f Ill. 18. When they enter in at the

The Posts at the Door Gates of the inner Court they moved at the Voice of him that shall be clothed with linen Gar- cried, and the House was filled ments. They shall not gird with Smoke. themselves with any thing that u :: 2. Thef. ,. 9. Who Ihall causeth Sweat, Dan. 10. 5. Then be punished with everlasting De I lift up mine Eyes and looked, ftru&tion from the Presence of and behold a certain Man clo. the Lord, and from the Glory of thed in linen, whose loyns were 30 his Power. girded with fine Gold of Uphaz,

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ND I heard a great voice out of the temple, say-

ing to the seven angels, Go your ways, and pour out the vials of the 6 wrath of God upon the earth. 2. And the first went, and poured out his vial

upon the earth; and there fell a noisome and d grievous fore upon the men which had the mark of the beaft, and upon them which worshipped his image. 3. And the second angel poured out his vial € fea; and it : became as the blood of a dead man: and every - living foul died in the sea. 4. And the third angel poured out his vial upon the rivers and fountains

and they * became blood. 5. And I heard the angel of the waters say, Thou art righteous, O Lord, ' which art, and wast, and 'fhalt be, because thou hast judged thus : 6. For they have m'fhed the blood of Hh

faints See on Rev. 15. 1.

that I am the Lord. Behold, I will See on Rev, 14. 10.

smite with the Rod that is in mine 3.C :: Rev. 8.7. The firł Angel Hand, upon the Waters that are in founded, and there followed Hail, the River, and they shall be turned and Fire mingled with Blood, and sto Blood. Moses and Aaron did to, they were cast upon the Earth. --- as the Lord commanded: and he

† Exod. 9. 9. - It shall be a lift up the Rod and smote the Wa. Boyl breaking forth with Blains, upon ters that were in the River, in the Man, and upon Beast, throughout . Sight of Pharaoh, and in the Sight all the Land of Egypt.

10 of his Servants: and all the Waters | Rev. 13. 14, 16, 19. -Say. that were in the River were turno ing to them that dwell on the ed to Blood. Earth, that they should make an h :: Rev. 8. 9. And the third Image of the Beast, which bad the Part of the Creatures which were in Wound by a Sword, and did live. ışthe Sea, and bad Life died; and He causech all both small and the third part of the Ships were great, rich and poor, free and destroyed. bond, to receive a Mark in their

.: Rev. 8. 10. And the right Hand, or in their foreheads : third Angel sounded, and there and that no Man might buy or sell 20 fell a great Star from Heaven, fave he that had the Mark, or the burning as it were a Lamp, and ic Name of the Beast, or che Number fell upon the third part of the of his Name.

Rivers, and upon the Fountains of 3. fo: Rev. 8. 8. The second Waters. Angel sounded, and as it were a 25 k :: Exod. 7. 20. The Words great Mountain burning with fire under Ver. 3. was cast into the Seas and the 5.1 Rev. 4.8. Rev. 11.!7. third part of the sea became See on Rev. 1. Blood.

6. n + Mar. 23. 34. Behold, I & † Exod. 7.17, 20. Thus faith 30 send you Prophets, and wife Men, the Lord, In this thou shale know



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