Revelation 14:2-12 NAS

2 And I heard a voice from heaven, like 1the sound of many waters and like the 2sound of loud thunder, and the voice which I heard was like the sound of 3harpists playing on their harps.

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3 And they asang 4a new song before the throne and before the 5four living creatures and the 6elders; and 7no one could learn the song except the 8one hundred and forty-four * thousand who had been 9purchased from the earth.

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    • ï 14:3 - Two early mss read "sing" something "like a new song"
      4 10These are the ones who have not been defiled with women, for they bhave kept themselves chaste. These are the ones who 11follow the Lamb wherever * He goes. These have been 12purchased from among men 13as first fruits to God and to the Lamb.

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      5 And 14no lie was found in their mouth; they are 15blameless.

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      Vision of the Angel with the Gospel

      6 And I saw another angel flying in 16midheaven, having 17an eternal gospel to preach to 18those who clive on the earth, and to 19every nation and tribe and tongue and people;

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      7 and he said with a loud voice, "20Fear God, and 21give Him glory, because the hour of His judgment has come; worship Him who 22made the heaven and the earth and sea and 23springs of waters."

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      8 And another angel, a second one, followed, saying, "d24Fallen, fallen is 25Babylon the great, she who has 26made all the nations drink of the 27wine of the epassion of her immorality."

      References for Revelation 14:8

        • ò 14:8 - Lit "Babylon...fell, fell, she who"
        • ó 14:8 - Or "wrath"

          Doom for Worshipers of the Beast

          9 Then another angel, a third one, followed them, saying with a loud voice, "If anyone 28worships the beast and his 29image, and receives a 30mark on his forehead or on his hand,

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          10 he also will drink of the 31wine of the wrath of God, which is mixed fin full strength 32in the cup of His anger; and he will be tormented with 33fire and gbrimstone in the presence of the 34holy angels and in the presence of the Lamb.

          References for Revelation 14:10

            • ô 14:10 - Lit "unmixed;" in ancient times wine was usually diluted with water
            • õ 14:10 - I.e. burning sulphur
              11 "And the 35smoke of their torment goes up forever and ever; 36they have no rest day and night, those who 37worship the beast and his 38image, and hwhoever * receives the 39mark of his name."

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              12 Here is 40the iperseverance of the jsaints who 41keep the commandments of God and k42their faith in Jesus.

              References for Revelation 14:12

                • ÷ 14:12 - Or "steadfastness"
                • ø 14:12 - Or "holy ones"
                • ù 14:12 - Lit "the faith of"