I looked on as he opened the sixth seal, and there was a great earthquake. The sun became black as funeral clothing, and the entire moon turned red as blood.
The stars of the sky fell to the earth as a fig tree drops its fruit when shaken by a strong wind.
The sky disappeared like a scroll being rolled up, and every mountain and island was moved from its place.
Then the kings of the earth, the officials and the generals, the rich and the powerful, and everyone, slave and free, hid themselves in caves and in the rocks of the mountains.
They called to the mountains and the rocks, "Fall on us and hide us from the face of the one seated on the throne and from the Lamb's wrath!
The great day of their wrath has come, and who is able to stand?"