Revelation 18:1-8 NAS

Babylon Is Fallen

1 After these things I saw another 1angel 2coming down from heaven, having great authority, and the earth was 3illumined with his glory.

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2 And he cried out with a mighty voice, saying, "a4Fallen, fallen is Babylon the great! She 5has become a dwelling place of demons and a bprison of every 6unclean spirit, and a cprison of every unclean and hateful bird.

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    • Ĩ 18:2 - Lit "Babylon...fell, fell"
    • ĩ 18:2 - Or "haunt"
    • Ī 18:2 - Or "haunt"
      3 "For all the nations dhave drunk of the 7wine of the epassion of her immorality, and 8the kings of the earth have committed acts of immorality with her, and the 9merchants of the earth have become rich by the fwealth of her g10sensuality."

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        • ī 18:3 - Two early ancient mss read "have fallen by"
        • Ĭ 18:3 - Lit "wrath"
        • ĭ 18:3 - Lit "power"
        • Į 18:3 - Or "luxury"
          4 I heard another voice from heaven, saying, "11Come out of her, my people, so that you will not participate in her sins and receive of her plagues;

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          5 for her sins have h12piled up as high as heaven, and God has 13remembered her iniquities.

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            • į 18:5 - Lit "joined together"
              6 "14Pay her back even as she has paid, and igive back to her double * according to her deeds; in the 15cup which she has mixed, mix twice as much for her.

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                • İ 18:6 - Lit "double" to her
                  7 "16To the degree that she glorified herself and 17lived jsensuously, to the same degree give her torment and mourning; for she says in her heart, '18I SIT as A QUEEN AND I AM NOT A WIDOW, and will never see mourning.'

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                  8 "For this reason 19in one day her plagues will come, kpestilence and mourning and famine, and she will be 20burned up with fire; for the Lord God who judges her 21is strong.

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