Revelation 7:1-8 ESV

The 144,000 of Israel Sealed

1 After this I saw four angels standing at the four corners of the earth, holding back 1the four winds of the earth, 2that no wind might blow on earth or sea or against any tree.

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      2 Then I saw another angel ascending 3from the rising of the sun, with 4the seal of the living God, and he called with a loud voice to the four angels who had been given power to harm earth and sea,

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      3 saying, 5"Do not harm the earth or the sea or the trees, until we have sealed the servantsa of our God 6on their foreheads."

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        • m 7:3 - Greek bondservants
          4 And 7I heard the number of the sealed, 144,000, sealed from every tribe of the sons of Israel:

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          5 12,000 from the tribe of Judah were sealed, 12,000 from the tribe of Reuben, 12,000 from the tribe of Gad,
          6 12,000 from the tribe of Asher, 12,000 from the tribe of Naphtali, 12,000 from the tribe of Manasseh,
          7 12,000 from the tribe of Simeon, 12,000 from the tribe of Levi, 12,000 from the tribe of Issachar,
          8 12,000 from the tribe of Zebulun, 12,000 from the tribe of Joseph, 12,000 from the tribe of Benjamin were sealed.