Revelation 14:3-13 NAS

3 And they asang 1a new song before the throne and before the 2four living creatures and the 3elders; and 4no one could learn the song except the 5one hundred and forty-four * thousand who had been 6purchased from the earth.

References for Revelation 14:3

    • ï 14:3 - Two early mss read "sing" something "like a new song"
      4 7These are the ones who have not been defiled with women, for they bhave kept themselves chaste. These are the ones who 8follow the Lamb wherever * He goes. These have been 9purchased from among men 10as first fruits to God and to the Lamb.

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      5 And 11no lie was found in their mouth; they are 12blameless.

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      Vision of the Angel with the Gospel

      6 And I saw another angel flying in 13midheaven, having 14an eternal gospel to preach to 15those who clive on the earth, and to 16every nation and tribe and tongue and people;

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      7 and he said with a loud voice, "17Fear God, and 18give Him glory, because the hour of His judgment has come; worship Him who 19made the heaven and the earth and sea and 20springs of waters."

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      8 And another angel, a second one, followed, saying, "d21Fallen, fallen is 22Babylon the great, she who has 23made all the nations drink of the 24wine 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 25worships the beast and his 26image, and receives a 27mark on his forehead or on his hand,

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          10 he also will drink of the 28wine of the wrath of God, which is mixed fin full strength 29in the cup of His anger; and he will be tormented with 30fire and gbrimstone in the presence of the 31holy 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 32smoke of their torment goes up forever and ever; 33they have no rest day and night, those who 34worship the beast and his 35image, and hwhoever * receives the 36mark of his name."

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              12 Here is 37the iperseverance of the jsaints who 38keep the commandments of God and k39their 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"
                  13 And I heard a voice from heaven, saying, "Write, '40Blessed are the dead who 41die in the Lord from now on!' " "Yes," 42says the Spirit, "so that they may 43rest from their labors, for their 44deeds follow with them."

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