Revelation 21:1-6 GNT

1 Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth. The first heaven and the first earth disappeared, and the sea vanished. 1

References for Revelation 21:1

    • 159 21:1 - 21.1 Is 65.17; 66.22; 2 P 3.13.
      2 And I saw the Holy City, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared and ready, like a bride dressed to meet her husband. 2

      References for Revelation 21:2

        • 160 21:2 - 21.2 +22 Esd 13.36; +1a Is 52.1; b Rev 3.12; c Is 61.10.
          3 I heard a loud voice speaking from the throne: "Now God's home is with people! He will live with them, and they shall be his people. God himself will be with them, and he will be their God. 3

          References for Revelation 21:3

            • 161 21:3 - 21.3 Ez 37.27; Lv 26.11, 12.
              4 He will wipe away all tears from their eyes. There will be no more death, no more grief or crying or pain. The old things have disappeared." 4

              References for Revelation 21:4

                • 162 21:4 - 21.4 a Is 25.8; b Is 35.10; 65.19.
                  5 Then the one who sits on the throne said, "And now I make all things new!" He also said to me, "Write this, because these words are true and can be trusted."
                  6 And he said, "It is done! I am the first and the last, the beginning and the end. To anyone who is thirsty I will give the right to drink from the spring of the water of life without paying for it. 5

                  References for Revelation 21:6

                    • 163 21:6 - 21.6 Is 55.1.