Revelation 11:6 DBY

6 These have power to shut the heaven that no rain may fall during the days of their prophecy; and they have power over the waters to turn them into blood, and to smite the earth as often as they will with every plague.

References for Revelation 11:6

    • d 11:6 - As ch. 9.10.

      Study tools for Revelation 11:6

      • a 11:1 - Or 'rod.'
      • b 11:1 - Naos: see ch. 3.12.
      • c 11:1 - See Note h, ch. 3.9.
      • d 11:6 - As ch. 9.10.
      • e 11:8 - Hostis, as Matt. 7.24.
      • f 11:11 - Or 'breath.'
      • g 11:13 - Ginomai: aorist. It then took place: 'they became;' but this has too much the sense of continuance. 'Were' gives the sense.
      • h 11:14 - See ch. 9.12.
      • i 11:15 - Ginomai: aorist. Has now taken place, begun to be.
      • j 11:16 - Or 'who sat.' It is characteristic, without reference to time, save as he had seen them (ch. 4.4); 'the sitters on thrones.' I put only 'sit,' because the scene is present, though the actions follow one another.
      • k 11:16 - See Note h, ch. 3.9.
      • l 11:17 - Note the omission of 'who is to come' here, as bearing on the force of that expression: see ch. 1.4.
      • m 11:18 - Or 'bondmen,' as ch. 7.3.
      • n 11:18 - Or 'corrupt.' See 1Cor. 3.17. Here it is to 'destroy utterly.'
      • o 11:19 - Or 'and the temple of God was opened in the heaven.'