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The beast with seven heads. REVELATION, XIV. The fall of Babylon. and ten horns, and upon his horns A. D. 96. Ito the beast, which had the w ten crowns, and upon his heads the
wound by a sword, and did live. I name of blasphemy.
1 or, names. 15 And he had power to give 4 life 2 And the beast which I saw
unto the image of the beast, that wasc like unto a leopard, and his
the image of the beast should both feet were as the feet of a hear, and d ch.12.9.
speak, and cause that as many as his mouth as the mouth of a lion : e ch. 16.10. would not worship x the image of and the dragon d gave him his 2 slain. the beast should be killed. power, and his seat,e and great f ch.17.8.
16 And he causeth all, both small authority.
and great, rich and poor, free and 3 And I saw one of his heads, as 8 ch.17.14.
bond, to 5 receive a mark in their it were 2 wounded to death; and h Da.7.8,11. right hand, or in their foreheads : his deadly wound was healed: and
17 And that no man might buy or all the world wondered f after the
sell, save he that had the mark, or beast.
3 make war. the name of the beast, or the num4 And they worshipped the dragon i ch.11.2,3. bery of his name. which gave power into the beast :
18 Here is wisdom. Let him that and they worshipped the beast. k Col.2.9. hath understanding count the saying, Who is like unto the beast? He.9.11,24. number of the beast for it is the whog is able to make war with 1 He.12.22,23. number of a man; and his number
is SIX hundred threescore and six.
m ch.11.7. 5 And there was given unto him
CHAPTER XIV. a mouth h speaking great things Da.7.21.
1 The Lamb stanting on mount Sion and blasphemies; and power was
with his company, 6 an angel given unto him to 3 continue forty i and two months.
preacheth the gospel; 8 another Da, 12.1.
proclaimrth the fall of Babylon, 6 And he opened his mouth in
15 the harusi of the world, ctc. blasphemy against God, to blas- p ch.17.8. pheme his name, and his taberna-q Is.33.1,
stood on the mount Sion, and cle,k and them that l dwell in r Ge.9.6. with him an hundrell forty and heaven.
$ He.6.12. fourthousand, b having his Father's 7 And it was given unto him to t ch.11.7. name c written in their foreheads. make warm with the saints, and
2 And I heard a voice from hea
u ver.3. to overcome them: and power ni
ven, as the voiced of many waters,
v Mat.24.24. was given him over all kindreds,
2Th.2.9,10. and as the voice of a great thunder and tongues, and nations.
and I heard the voice of harpers e 8 And all that dwell upon the
harping with their harps : earth shall worship him, whose
3 And they sung as it were a newf names are not written in the book o
song before the throne, and before of life of the Lamb slain from p the x ch.16.2. the four beasts, and the elders: and foundation of the world.
5 give them. no man could learn that song but 9 If any man have an ear, let him yeb. 15.2. they hundred and forty and four hear.
thousand, which were redeemed 10 He q that leadeth into captivity
from the earth. shall go into captivity: her that
4 These are they which were not killeth with the sword must be b ch.7.4. defiled with women; for they killed with the sword. Here is the c ch.3.12.
are virgins. h These are they patiences and the faith of the d ch.19.6. which follow i the Lamb whither
e ch.5,8,9. soever he goeth. These were 1 re11 And I beheld anothert beast
deemed from among men, being the coming up out of the earth; and he
first-fruits k unto God and to the had two horns like a lamb, and he
Lamb. spake as a dragon.
5 And in their mouth was found
6.8. 12 And he exerciseth all the
no guile : 1 for they are without m power of the first beast before him.
fault before the throne of God. and causeth the earth and them
6 And I saw another angel fly in which dwell therein to worship 1 bought, the midst of heaven, having then the first beast, whose deadly wound
everlasting gospel to preach unto was healed.u
k Ja. 1.18. then that dwell on the earth, and 13 And he doeth great wonders, v 2 Ps.32.2.
to every o-nation, and kindred, and so that he maketh fire come down m Ep.5.27. tongue, and people, from heaven on the earth in the
7 Saying with a loud voice, Fear m 2Sa.23,5. Is.40.8.
God, and give glory to him; for p 14 And deceiveth them that dwell
the hour of his judgment is come : on the earth by the means of those
and worship him that made heaven, miracles which he had power to
peh. 15.4. doin the sight of the beast ; saying
and earth, and the sea, and the 9 ch.18.2,3. Is.21.9.
fountains of waters. to them that dwell on the carti, Je.51.7,8.
8 And there' followed another that they should make an image!
angel, saying, Babylon q is fallen, is
sight of men,
fire :c and
Of the wrath of God. REVELATION, XV, XVI. The seven vials of wrath fallen, that great city, because she A. D. 96.
CHAPTER XV. made all nations drink of the wine
1 The seven angels with the seven of the wrath of her fornication.
r ch. 13. 14-16. last plaques. 3 The song of them 9 And the third angel followed
that overcome the beast, etc. them, saying with a loud voice, Ps.75.8. If any man worship the beast and
lieaven, great and marvellous, his image, and receive his mark in
seven angels having the seven last his forehead, or in his hand, u Is.34.10. plagues ; for in them is filled 10 The sunne shall drinks of the
the wratha of God. wine of the wrath of God, which v 15.57.20,21.
? And I saw as it were a seab of is poured out without mixture into w 1Th.4.14, glass mingled with the cup of his indignation ; and he
16. them that hal gotten the victory shall be tormented with firet and
overd the beast, and over his brimstone in the presence of the 2 or, from image and over his mark, and over livly angels, and in the presence of
henceforth the number of his name, stand on the Lamb:
the sea of glass, having the harpse 11 And the smoke u of their tor- Spirit, Yea.
of God. ment ascendeth up for ever and x Eze. 1.26.
3 And they sing the ever: and they have no rest v day Da 7.13.
Mosesf the servant of GƏd, and the nor night, who worship the beast and his image, and whosoever re
song of the Lamb,9 saying, Great y Joel 3.13.
and marvellous ceiveth the mark of his name. z Je.51.33. Lord God Almighty ; just and true
12 Here is the patience of the Mat.13.39. are thy ways, he thou king of saints: here are they that keep the
4 Whoi shall not
fear thee, o 3 or, dried. comnandments of God, and the
Lord, and glority thy na nie? for faith of Jesus.
thou only k art lioly: for all I na
a ver. 15. 13 And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto
tions shall come and worship before me, Write, bch.19.15.
thee; for thy judgments are made Blessed are the dead which die win c Is.63.3. inanifest. the Lord 2 from henceforth: Yea, dHe.13,11,12. 5 And after that I looked, and, saith the Spirit, thit they may rest
behold, the temple m of the taber
e Is.31.7 from their labours, and their works
nacle of the testimony in heaven do follow them.
fch.19.14. 11 And I looked, and behold a
6 And the seven angels came out white cloud, and upon the cloud
of the temple, having the seven one sat like I unto the Son of man,
plagues, clothed in pure and white having on his head a golden crown, a ch.14.10.
Linen, and having their breasts and in his hand a sharp sickle. b ch.4.6.
girded with golden girdles. 15 And another angel came out of
7 And one of the four beasts gave
c Is.4.1,5. the temple, crying with a loud voice to lumi that sat on the cloud, d ch.13.15-17. vials, full of the wrath of God, who
unto the seven angeis seven golden Thrust y in thy sickle, and reap: for e ch.14.2.
liveth for ever and ever. the time is come for thee to reap; for f Ex.15.1-19. 8 And the temple
was filled the harvest z of the earth is 3 ripe. De.32.1-43. with smoke from the glory of
16 And he that sat on the cloud thrust in his sickle on the earth :
God, and from luis power; and no s ch.11.3.
|h Ho.14,9. and the earth wis reaped.
man was able to enter into the 17 And another angel came out 1 or, nations, the seven angels were Milfilled.
temple, till the seven plagues of of the temple which is in heaven, or, ages, he also having a sharp sickle. ch.17.14. 19 And another angel came out li Je. 10.7.
1 The angels pour out their vials full from the altar, which had power
of wraih: 2 the plagues that follow over fire; and cried with a loud k 15a.2.2.
thercupon. 15 Christ cometh as a
thief. cry to him that had the sharp sickle, i Is.45.23. saying, a Thrust in thy sharp sickle, mch.11.19.
ND I heard a great voice out of
the temple saying to the seven a and gather the clusters of the vine
angels, Go your ways, and pour of the earth; for her grapes are
out the vials of the wrath of God o Ps.29.9.
upon the earth. 19 And the angel thrust in his
2 And the first went, and poured sickle into the earth, and gathered (CHAP. 16.) ont his vial upon the eartla; b and the vine of the earth, and cast it a ch.15.1,7.
there fell a noisome and grievous into the great wine-press b of the wrath of God.
sore c upon the men which had the
mark d of the beast, and upon them 20 And the wine-press was trod- c Ex.9.8-11.
which worshipped his image. den c without d blood e caine out of the wine-press, e ch.8.8. the city, and d ch.13. 15-17. 3 And the second angel poured
put his vial upon the sea; e and it even f unto the horse-bridles, by the Sunce of a thousand and six hundred f Ex.7.17-20. man: and every living soul died in furlongs.
The vials poured out. REVELATION, XVII.
The scarlet whore. 4 And the third angel poured out A. D. 96. 19 And the great city g was divided his vial upon the rivers and foun
into three parts, and the cities of tains of waters; and they became 8 ch.8.10. the nations fell: and great Babylon blood.
h ver. 7.
came in remembrance before God, 5 And I heard the angel of the
to give unto her the cuph of the waters say, Thou art righteous, h i De.32,42,43. wine of the fierceness of his O Lord, which art, and wast, and
wrath. shalt be, because thou hast judged k ch.15.3. 20 And i every island fled away, thus.
and the mountains were not found. 6 For they have shed the blood of 1 ch.8.12.
21 And there fell upon men a saints and prophets, and i thou
great hail k out of heaven, every
m ch.9.17. hast given them blood to drink;
stone about the weight of a talent: for they are worthy.
1 ur, burned, and men blasphemed God because 7 And I heard another out of n ver.11,21. of the plague of the hail; for the the altar say, Even so, Lord God
och.9.20. plague thereof was exceedling great. Almighty, k true and righteous are
CHAPTER XVII. thy judgments.
3, 4 A woman arraycd in purple and 8 And the fourth angel poured out p ch. 13.2-4.
scarlet, cic.; 5 her name. 7 The inluis vial upon the sun; land
terpretation of the seven heads and was given unto him to scorch men 7 ver.2. the ten horns, etc. with m fire.
ND there canne one of the seven
s ch.9.14. 9 And men were 1 scorched with
angels which had the seven great heat, and blasphemed n the 1 15.42.15. vials, and talked with me, saying name of God, which hath power
unto me, Come hither; 1 will show over these plagues : and o they re
unto thee the judgment of the pented not to give him glory. tu ch.12.3,9. great whore a thai sitteth upon
10 And the fifth angel poured out v ch.13.2. many waters : his vial upon the seat of the
2 With whomc the kings of the beast; and his kingdom was full of
earth have committed fornication, darkness; q and they gnawed their ~ 1Ti.4.1. and the inhabitants of the earth tongues for pain,
have been made drunk with the 11 And blasphemed the God of z IJn0.5.19. wine of her furnication. heaven because of their pains and
3 So he carried me away in the their sores, r and repented not of
spirit into the wilderness: and I their deeds.
saw a woman sit upon ad scarlet12 And the sixth angel poured outc ch.3.4,18. coloured beast, fall of names of his vial upon the great river Eu- d ch.21.6. blaspherny, having e seven heads phrates;s and the water thereof cch.11.13. and ten horns. was dried up,t that the way of the
f Da. 12.1. 4 And the woman was arrayed in kings of the east might be prepared.
purple and scarlet colour, and 13 And I saw three unclean spirits
i decked with gold and precious like frogs come out of the mouth of
stones and pearls, having a golden the dragon, u and out of the mouth 1 19.51; 17;23: cup in her hand full of abominuof the beast, v and out of the mouth
tions and filthiness of her fornicaof the false prophet.w
i ch.6.14. tion of 14 For they are the spirits of k ch.11.19. 5 And upon her forehead was devils, x working miracles, y which
a name written, MYSTERY, go forth unto the kings of the earth (CHAP. 17.) BABY LON" TIE' GREAT, THE and of the z whole world, to gather a ch.19.2. MOTIIER OF 2IIARLOTS AND them to the battle a of that great
ABOMINATIONS OF THE day of God Almighty.
D Je.51.13. EARTH. 15 Behold, I come as a thief.bcch.18.3. 6 And I saw the woman drunkenh Blessed is he that watcheth, and
with the blood of the saints, and
d ch.12,3. keepeth his garments, lest he walk
with the blood of the martyrs of naked, c and they see his shame. e ch.13.1. Jesus: and when I saw her, I won
16 And he gathered them together á gilded. dered with great admiration.
7 And the angel said unto me, tongue Armageddon.
Wherefore didst thou marvel ? f 17 And the seventh angel poured : 2Th.2.7. will tell thee the mystery of the out his vial into the air; and there 2 or, Forni
woman, i and of the beast k that
cations. came a great voice out of the tem
carrieth her, which hath the seven ple of heaven, from the throne, h ch.16.6. heads and ten horns. saying, Itd is done.
i ver. 1.
8 The beast that thou sawest was, 18 Aud there were voices, and l ver.3. and is not; and shall ascend l out thunders, and lightnings;
of the bottomless pit, and go into there was a great earthquake, e
perdition: m and they that dwell on such f as was not since men were
m ver. 11.
the earth shall wonder, n whose upon the earth, so mighty an earth-nch, 13.3,8. names were not written in the book quake, and so great.
of life from the foundation of the
The victory of the Lamb. REVELATION, XVIII.
Babylon fallen. world, when they behold the beast A. D. 96. earth are waxed rich through the that was, and is not, and yet is.
I abundance of her delicacies. 9 And here is the mind which hath o ch.13.1. 4 And I heard another voice from wisdom. The seven heads o are
heaven, saying, Come out f of her, р
Da.7.20. seven mountains, on which the Zec. 1.18-21. my people, that ye be not partakers woman sitteth.
of her sins, and that ye receive not 10 And there are seven kings: five 9 ch.19.19.
of her plagues. are fallen, and one is, and the other r Je.50.44. 5 For hersins have reached o unto is not yet come, and when he s ch.19.16. heaven, and God hath remembercometh, he must continue a short De.10.17. ed h her iniquities. space.
1T1.6.15. 6 Reward her i even as she re11 And the beast that was, and is t Mi.5.8,9. warded you, and double unto her not, even he is the eighth, and is u Ro.8.50,37. double according to her works: in of the seven, and goeth into perdi
the cup which she hath filled fill
v Jno, 15.16. tion.
to her double. 12 And the ten horns p which thou w ch.2.10. 7 How much she hath glorified sawest are kings, which have a ver. 1. herself, and lived deliciously, su received no kingdoní as yet; but Is.8.7. much torment and sorrow give her: receive power as kings one hour y ch.13.7. for she saith in her heart, Ik sit a with the beast.
z Je.50.41,42. queen, and am no widow, and shall 13 These have one mind, and shall
a Eze. 16.37- see no sorrow. give their power and strength unto
8 Therefore shall her plagtes the beast.
b ch.18.8, 18.
come in one day, death, and moun 14 These shall make war with
ing, and famine; and she shail be
c Ac.4.27,28. the Lamb, and the Lamb shallr
utterly burneul with fire: for
d c. 10.7. overcome them: for he is Lords
strong m is the Lord God wlo of lords, and King of kings: and e ch.16.19.
judgeth her. thest that are with him are called,u (CHAP. 18.)
9 And the kings n of the earth, and chosen,v and faithful.v
who have committed formucation
a Eze.43.2. 15 And he saith unto me, The x B ch.14.8.
and lived deliciously with her, shall waters which thou sawest, where
Is. 13. 19.
bewail her, and lament for her, the whore sitteth, are peoples, y
when they shall see the smoke of and multitudes, and nations, and Je.51.8.
her burning, tongues.
10 Standing afar off for the fear 16 And the ten horns which thon
of her torments, saying, Alas, alas sawest upon the beast, these z shall
that great city Babylon, that mighty hate the whore, and shall make
city! for in one hour o is thy judg. her desolate and naked, a and shall d Is.47.15. ment come. eat her flesh, and burnb her with e ver.11,15.
11 And the merchants o of the fire.
earth shall weep and mourn over 17 For God c hath put in their
her; for no man buyeth their mer
1 or, power. hearts to fulfil his will, and to
chandise any more: agree, and give their kingdom unto
Is.48.20. 12 The merchandise of gold, 9 and
52.11. the beast, until the words of God
silver, and precious stones, and of shall be fulfilled.d
pearls, and fine linen, and purple, 18 And the woman which thou
and silk, and scarlet, and all athy. sawest is that great city,e which
ine wood, and all manner vessels
g Je.51.9. reigneth over the kings of the
of ivory, and all manner vesse's of earth.
most precious wood, and of brass, CHAPTER XVIII.
i Ps. 137.8.
and iron, and marble, 2 The fall of Babylon : 4 God's peo
Je.50.15,29. 13 And cinnamon, and odours, and ple commanded to go out of her, etc. k ls. 47.7-11. ointments, and frankincense, and these things I
Zep.2.15 wine, and oil, and fine four, and
wheat, and beasts, and sheep, and heaven, having great power; and m Ps.62.11. horses, and chariots, and 3 slaves, the earth was lightened with his Je.50.34. and soulsr of men. glory. a
n Eze. 26. 16, 14 And the fruits that thy soul 2 And he cried mightily with a
17. lusted after are departed from thee, strong voice, saying, Babylon b the o ver.17.19. and all things which were dainty great is fallen, is fallen, and is be- p Eze.27.27. and goodly are departed from thee, come c the habitation of devils,
and thou shalt find them no more and the hold of every foul spirit,
at all. ch.17.4.
9 and a cage of every unclean and
15 The merchants of these things, hateful bird.
2 or, sweet.
which were made rich by her, shall 3 For all nations have drumk d of ? or, bodies. stand afar off for the fear of her the wine of the wrath of her forni-r Eze.27.13. torment, weeping and wailing, cation, and the kings of the earth . Lu. 16.19, 16 And saying, Alas, alas that great have committed fornication with
&c. city that was clothed s mn fine linen, her, and the merchants e of the
and purple, and scarlet, and decked
A another anger cometes n from chi17.16.
Lamentation over Babylon! REVELATION, XIX. God praised in heaven. with gold, and precious stones, and A. D. 96. and the four heasts fell down and pearls!
worshipped God that sat on the 17 For in one hour so great riches ( Is.23.14. throne, saying, Amen; Alleluia. is come to nought. And every ship- u Je.51.37. 5 And a voice came out of the master, and all the company in
throne, saving, Praise y our God, all ships, t and sailors, and as inany as
ye his servants, and ye that fear trade by sea, stood afar off,
him, both small and great.
6 Aud I heard as it were the voice smoke of her burning, saying, w Je.51.48. of a great multitude, and as the What u city is like unto this great ch.19.2. voice of many waters, and as the city!
De.32.48. voice of mighty thunderinys, saying, 19 And they cast dust v on their
Lu.18.7,8. Alleluia : for the Lord God omniheads, and cried, weeping and wail- y Je.51.64. potent reigneth. mg, saying, Alas, alas that great 2 Je.25.10. 7 Let us be glad and rejoice, and city, wherein were made rich all
give honour to him: for the marthat had ships in the sea by reason
riage i of the Lamb is come, and his of her costiiness! for in one hour
wife hath made herself ready.k is she made desolate.
8 And to her was granted that she 20 Rejoice w over ber, thou hea
should be arrayed ? in fine linen, ven, and ye holy apostles and pro
clean and I white: for the fine linen pheis; for God hath avenged x you
is the righteousness m of saints. on her
9 And he saitl unto me, Write, 21 And a mighty angel took up a (CHAP. 19.) Blessed n are they which are called stone like a great millstone, and a ch.11.15. unto the marriage supper o of the cast it into the sea, saying, Thus y ver.3.4,6. Lamb. And he saith unto me, with violence shall that great city
These p are the true sayings of Babylon be thrown down, and shall
God. be found no inore at all.
d c. 16.7.
10 And I fell at his feet to wor22 And the voice of harpers, and e ch.18.20.
ship him. And he said unto me, musicians, and of pipers, and trum- f ch. 18.9, 18. See thou do it not: I am thy fellowpeters, shall be heard no more at Is 31.10. servant, and of thy brethren that ail in thee; and no craftsman, of
have the testimony of Jesus: worwhatsoever craft he be, shall be & Ps.135.1. ship God: for the testimony of Jefound any more in thee; and the h Ps.97.1,12. susr is the spirit of prophecy; sound of a millstone z shall be i Mat.25.10. 11 And I saw heaven opened, and heard no more at all in thee;
behold, a whites horse ; and he 23 And the light of a candle shall
that sat upon him was called Faithsluine no more at all in thee; and
fult and True, and in righteousthe voice of the bridegrooma and
ness u he doth judge and make war. of the bride shall be heard no more
1 or, bright.
12 His v eyes were as a flame of at all in thee: for thy merchants 6 m Ps. 132.9. fire, and on his head were many were the great men of the earth; n Lu. 14. 15. crowns; 10 and he had a name : for by thy sorceries c were all ha- och.3.20. written, that no man knew but he tions deceived.
himself 21 And in her was found the blood
13 And he was clothed with a vesof prophets, and of saints, and of all that were sland upon the earth.
r Ac. 10.43.
ture dipped in blood: and his name
1Pc.1.10,11. is called They Word of God. CHAPTER XIX.
14 And the armies which irere in 1 God is praised in heaven for juig
heaven followed him upon white ing the great whore, and avenging t ch.3.14. horses, clothed 2 in fine linen,white the blool of his saints. 7 The mar- u Ps. 15.3,4. and clean. riage of the Lamb. 10 The angel Is. 11.4.
15 And out of his mouth a goeth a will not be worshipped. 17 The v ch.1.14. sharp sword, that with it he should fowls called to the great slaughter.
smire the nations: and he shall ND aller these things I heard a wch.6.2. rule them with a rod b otiron: and great voicea of much people
hec treadeth the wine-press of the in heaven, saving, Alleluja; Sal- Is.62.3. fierceness and wrath of Alinighty vation,c and glory, and honour, and
He.2.9. power, unto the Lord our God:
16 And he hath on his vesture 2 For trued and righteous are his x ch.3.12. and on his thigh a name written, judgments: for he hath judged the y Jno.1.1. KING OF KINGS, AND LORD Teat whore, which did corrupt the z Mat.28.3. OF LORDS. earth with her fornication, and a ch.1.16. 17 And I saw an angel standing in hath avenged e the blood of his
the sun; and he cried with a loud servants at her hand,
c Is.63.3. voice, saving to all the fowls that 3 And again they said, Alleluia. d ch.17.14. fly in the inidst of heaven, Come e And her smokef rose up for ever e Eze.39.17- and gather yourselves together unto and ever.
20. the supper of the great Gou; 4 And the four and twenty elders
18 That ye may cat the flesh of