It was alsogiven to him to 1makewar with the asaints and to overcome them, and authorityover2everytribe and people and tongue and nation was given to him.
8All who 3dwell on the earth will worship him, everyone 4whosename has not been bwritten5from the foundation of the world in the 6book of life of 7the Lamb who has been slain.
98Ifanyonehas an ear, let him hear.
109Ifanyonecis destined for captivity, to captivity he goes; 10ifanyonekills with the sword, with the sword he must be killed. Here is 11the dperseverance and the faith of the esaints.
11Then12I sawanotherbeastcoming up out of the earth; and he had13twohornslike a lamb and he spoke as a 14dragon.
He 15exercisesall the authority of the firstbeastf16in his presence. And he makes17the earth and those who dwell in it to 18worship the firstbeast, whose19fatalwound was healed.
He 20performsgreatsigns, so that he evenmakes21firecomedown out of heaven to the earth in the presence of men.
And he 22deceives23those who dwell on the earthbecause of 24the signswhich it was given him to performg25in the presence of the beast, tellingthose who dwell on the earth to make an image to the beastwhohad the 26wound of the sword and has come to life.
And it was given to him to givebreath to the image of the beast, so that the image of the beast would evenhspeak and cause27as many as do not 28worship the image of the beast to be killed.
And he causesall, 29the small and the great, and the rich and the poor, and the freemen and the slaves, ito be given a 30mark on their righthandor on their forehead,
and he provides that noone will be able to buyor to sell, except the one who has the 31mark, either 32the name of the beastor33the number of his name.