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Revelation 1:1 CSB

Prologue

1 The revelation ofa Jesus Christ that God gave Him to show His slaves what must quicklyb take place.c He sent it and signified itd through His angel to His slave John,

References for Revelation 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Or Revelation of, or A revelation of
    • b 1:1 - Or soon
    • c 1:1 - Dn 2:28-29,45
    • d 1:1 - Made it known through symbols

      Study tools for Revelation 1:1

      • a 1:1 - Or Revelation of, or A revelation of
      • b 1:1 - Or soon
      • c 1:1 - Dn 2:28-29,45
      • d 1:1 - Made it known through symbols
      • e 1:2 - Or witness
      • f 1:2 - Rv 1:9; 12:17; 19:10; 20:4
      • g 1:2 - Lit as many as he saw
      • h 1:3 - Rv 14:13; 16:15; 19:9; 20:6; 22:7,14
      • i 1:3 - Or follow, or obey
      • j 1:4 - Lit churches in Asia; that is, the Roman province that is now a part of modern Turkey
      • k 1:4 - Other mss add God
      • l 1:4 - Or the sevenfold Spirit
      • m 1:4 - Rv 3:1; 4:5; 5:6
      • n 1:5 - Other mss read has washed us
      • o 1:6 - Other mss read kings and
      • p 1:6 - Or made us into (or to be) a kingdom of priests; see Ex 19:6
      • q 1:7 - Or impaled
      • r 1:7 - Or All the tribes of the land
      • s 1:7 - Gn 12:3; 28:14; Zch 14:17
      • t 1:7 - Or will wail because of Him
      • u 1:7 - Dn 7:13; Zch 12:10
      • v 1:8 - Isaiah 44:6
      • w 1:9 - Lit the witness of Jesus
      • x 1:9 - Rv 1:2; 6:9; 12:17; 19:10; 20:4
      • y 1:10 - Lit I became in the Spirit or in spirit
      • z 1:10 - John was brought by God's Spirit into a realm of spiritual vision.
      • { 1:10 - Rv 4:2; 17:3; 21:10
      • | 1:10 - Sunday
      • } 1:11 - Or book
      • ~ 1:13 - Or like a son of man
      •  1:13 - Dn 7:13
      • € 1:15 - Lit many
      •  1:15 - Rv 14:2; 19:6
      • ‚ 1:16 - Lit like the sun shines in its power
      • ƒ 1:20 - Or mystery
      • „ 1:20 - Or messengers
      • … 1:20 - Other mss add that you saw