Revelation 22:1-5 CSB

The Source of Life

1 Then he showed me the rivera of living water, sparkling like crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lambb

References for Revelation 22:1

    • a 22:1 - Other mss read pure river
    • b 22:1 - Ezk 47:1-2; Jl 3:18
      2 down the middle of the broad street [of the city]. On both sides of the river was the tree of lifec bearing 12 kinds of fruit, producing its fruit every month.d The leaves of the tree are for healing the nations,

      References for Revelation 22:2

        • c 22:2 - Or was a tree of life, or was a tree that gives life
        • d 22:2 - Gn 2:9; 3:22
          3 and there will no longer be any curse.e The throne of God and of the Lamb will be in the city,f and His servants will serve Him.

          References for Revelation 22:3

            • e 22:3 - Zch 14:11; see also Gn 3:14-19
            • f 22:3 - Lit in it
              4 They will see His face,g and His name will be on their foreheads.h

              References for Revelation 22:4

                • g 22:4 - Ex 33:20; Mt 5:8; Ps 17:15
                • h 22:4 - Rv 7:3; 9:4; 13:16; 14:1,9; 17:5; 20:4
                  5 Night will no longer exist,i and people will not need lamplight or sunlight, because the Lord God will give them light. And they will reign forever and ever.

                  References for Revelation 22:5

                    • i 22:5 - Rv 21:25; Zch 14:7