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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.

& And they had hair as the 17 And thus I saw the horshair 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 deve 13 And the sixth angel ils, and idols of gold, and silsounded, 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. John commanded Revelation.

16 And the number of the 9 John is commanded to take army of the horsemen were and eat the book.

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 And I went unto the anthe 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 wben 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 not.

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

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 hath declared 2 But the court which is to his servants the prophets. without the temple leave out,

8 And the voice wbich 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 The two witnesses Chap. xi.

prophesy, fc. under foot forty and two shall send gifts one to another; months.

because these two prophets 3 And I will give power tormented them that dwelt on unto my two witnesses, and the earth. they shall prophesy a thousand 11 And after three days and two hundred and threescore

an half the Spirit of life from days, clothed in sackcloth. God entered into them, and

4 These are the two olive- they stood upon their feet; and trees and the two candlesticks

great fear" fell


them standing before the God of the which saw them. earth.

12 And they heard a great 5 And if any man will hurt voice from heaven, saying unthem, fire proceedeth out of to them, Come up hither. And their mouth, and devoureth they ascended up to heaven in their enemies; and if any man

a cloud

1; and their enemies will hurt them, he must in this beheld them. manner be killed.

13 And the same hour was 6 These have power to shut there a great earthquake, and heaven, that it rain not in the the tenth part of the city fell, days of their prophecy; and and in the earthquake were have power over waters to slain of men seven thousand : turn them to blood, & to smite and the remnant were affrightthe earth with all plagues, as ed, and gave glory to the God often as they will.

of heaven. y And when they shall have 14 The second wo is past : finished their testimony, the and, behold, the third wo comheast that ascendeth out of the eth quickly. bottomless pit, shall make war 15 And the seventh angel against them, and shall over- sounded ; and there were great come them, and kill them. voices in heaven, saying, The

8 And their dead bodies kingdoms of this world are beshall lie in the street of the come the kingdoms of our great city, which spiritually is Lord, and of his Christ; and called Sodom & Egypt, where he shall reignforever and ever. also our Lord was crucified. 16 And the four and twenty

9 And they of the people, elders, which sat before God and kindreds, and tongues, and on their seats, fell upon

their nations, shall see their dead faces, and worshipped God, bodies three days and an half, 17 Saying, We give thee and shall not suffer their dead thanks, O Lord God Almighbodies to be put in graves.

ty, which art, and wast, and 10 And they that dwell up- art to come; because thou on the earth shall rejoice over hast taken to thee thy, great them, and make merry, and power, and hast reigned.

woman clothed Revelation. with the sun, &c. 18 And the nations were 4 And his tail drew the angry, and thy wrath is come, third part of the stars of and the time of the dead that heaven, and did cast them to they should be judged, and that the earth; and the dragon thou shouldest give reward stood before the woman which unto thy servants the prophets, was ready to be delivered, for and to the saints, and them to devour her child as soon as that fear thy name, small and it was born. great; and shouldest destroy 5 And she brought forth a them which destroy the earth. man-child, who was to rule

19 And the temple of God all nations with a rod of iron; was opened in heaven, and and her child was caught up there was seen in his temple unto God, and to his throne. the ark of his testament; and 6 And the woman fled into there were lightnings, and the wilderness, where she voices, and thunderings, and hath a place prepared of God, an earthquake, and great hail that they should feed her there

a thousand two hundred and CHAP. XII.

threescore days. 1 A woman clothed with the ng And there was war in

sun travaileth: 3 the great heaven; Michael and his anred dragon standeth before gels fought against the dragon; her, ready to devour "her and the dragon fought and his child: 6 when she was de- angels, livered, she fled into the wil- 8 And prevailed not; neiderness. 7 Michael & hisan- ther was their place found any gels fight with the dragon, more in heaven. and prevail. 13 The drag- 9 And the great dragon was on persecuteth the woman. cast out, that old serpent, cal

AND there appeared a led the Devil, & Satan, which great wonder in heaven; a wo- deceiveth the whole world; man clothed with the sun, and he was cast out into the earth, the moon under her feet, and and his angels were cast out upon her head a crown of with him. twelve stars ;

10 And I heard a loud voice 2 And she, being with child, saying in heaven, Now is come cried, travailing in birth, and salvation, and strength, and pained to be delivered. the kingdom of our God, and

3 And there appeared ano.. the power of his Christ; for ther wonder in heaven; and, the accuser of our brethren is behold, a great red dragon, cast down, which accused them having seven heads and ten before our God day and night. horns, and seven crosyns upon 11 And they overcame him his heads.

by the blood of the Lamb, and The woman persecuted. Chap. xii. The beast described. by the word of their testimony;, with seven heads and ten and they loved not their lives horns, to whom the dragon unto the death.

giveth his power. 11 An. 12 Therefore rejoice, ye other beast cometh up out of heavens, and


that dwell in the earth, 14 causeth an ime them. Wo to the inhabiters age to be made of the former of the earth and of the sea ! beast, 15 and that men should for the devil is come down un- worship it, 16 and receive to you, having great wrath, his mark. because he knoweth that he AND I stood upon the sand hath but a short tinie.

of the sea, and saw a beast 13 And when the dragon rise up out of the sea, having saw that he was cast unto the seyen heads and ten horns, and earth, he persecuted the wo. upon his horns ten crowns, and man which brought forth the upon his heads the name of man-child,

blasphemy 14 And to the woman were 2 And the beast which I given two wings of a great saw was like unto a leopard, eagle, that she might fly into and his feet were as the feet of the wilderness, into her place; a bear, and his mouth as the where she is nourished for a mouth of a lion; and the drag. time, and times, and half a on gave him his power, and time, from the face of the ser. his seat, and great authority. pent.

3 And I saw one of his 15 And the serpent cast out heads as it were wounded to of his mouth water, as a flood, death; and his deadly wound after the woman, that he might was healed; and all the world cause her to be carried away wondered after the beast. of the flood.

4 And they worshipped the 16 And the earth helped dragon, which gave power unthe woman; and the earth to the beast; and they wor, opened her mouth, and swal- shipped the beast, saying, Who lowed


the flood which the is like unto the beast? who is dragon cast out of his mouth. able to make war with him ?

17 And the dragon was 5 And there was given unto wroth with the woman, and him a mouth speaking great went to make war with the things, and blasphemies; and remnant of her seed, which power was given unto him to. keep the commandments of continue forty and two months. God, and have the testimony 6 And he opened his mouth of Jesus Christ.

in blasphemy against God, to

blaspheme his name, and his CHAP. XIII.

tabernacle,and them that dwell 14 beast riseth out of the sea in heaven.

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