Revelation 20:1-3 CSB

Satan Bound

1 Then I saw an angel coming down from heaven with the key to the abyssa and a great chain in his hand.

References for Revelation 20:1

    • a 20:1 - Rv 9:1; Lk 8:31
      2 He seized the dragon, that ancient serpent who is the Devil and Satan,b c and bound him for 1,000 years.

      References for Revelation 20:2

        • b 20:2 - Other mss add who deceives the whole world
        • c 20:2 - Rv 12:9
          3 He threw him into the abyss, closed it, and put a seal on itd so that he would no longer deceive the nationse until the 1,000 years were completed. After that, he must be released for a short time.

          References for Revelation 20:3

            • d 20:3 - Dn 6:17; Mt 27:66
            • e 20:3 - Rv 12:9