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Revelation 21:2 LEB

2 And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared like a bride adorned for her husband.

Study tools for Revelation 21:2

  • a 21:4 - Literally "or"
  • b 21:4 - Some manuscripts have "any longer, because the former [things]"
  • c 21:6 - Some manuscripts explicitly state "am"
  • d 21:6 - Or "without charge"
  • e 21:7 - Literally "to him God"
  • f 21:7 - Literally "to me a son"
  • g 21:12 - Literally "having," referring back to the city mentioned in v. 11
  • h 21:12 - Some manuscripts have "which are the names"
  • i 21:16 - Or "two thousand two hundred kilometers"; or "fourteen hundred miles" (a stade was a unit of length about 185 meters or 607 feet)
  • j 21:17 - This number in cubits amounts to 12 times 12; it would be about 65 meters (216 feet)
  • k 21:17 - Literally "according to the measure of a man"
  • l 21:27 - Some manuscripts have "and the one who practices"