Revelation 2:1; Revelation 2:13-15; Revelation 2:25; Revelation 3:11; Revelation 7:1; Revelation 20:2
"To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: The One who holds the seven stars in His right hand, the One who walks among the seven golden lampstands, says this:
'I know where you dwell, where Satan's throne is; and you hold fast My name, and did not deny My faith even in the days of Antipas, My witness, My faithful one, who was killed among you, where Satan dwells.
'But I have a few things against you, because you have there some who hold the teaching of Balaam, who kept teaching Balak to put a stumbling block before the sons of Israel, to eat things sacrificed to idols and to commit acts of immorality.
'So you also have some who in the same way hold the teaching of the Nicolaitans.
'Nevertheless what you have, hold fast until I come.
'I am coming quickly; hold fast what you have, so that no one will take your crown.
After this I saw four angels standing at the four corners of the earth, holding back the four winds of the earth, so that no wind would blow on the earth or on the sea or on any tree.
And he laid hold of the dragon, the serpent of old, who is the devil and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years;