Revelation 21:9 LEB

A Description of the New Jerusalem

9 And one of the seven angels who had the seven bowls full of the seven last plagues came and spoke with me, saying, "Come, I will show you the bride, the wife of the Lamb."

References for Revelation 21:9

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      • 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"