Revelation 5:1-5 NAS

The Book with Seven Seals

1 I saw in the right hand of Him who 1sat on the throne a 2book written inside and on the back, 3sealed up with seven seals.

References for Revelation 5:1

    • a 5:1 - Lit "upon"
    • b 5:1 - Or "scroll"
      2 And I saw a 4strong angel proclaiming with a loud voice, "Who is worthy to open the book and to break its seals?"

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        • c 5:2 - Or "scroll"
          3 And no one 5in heaven or on the earth or under the earth was able to open the book or to look into it.

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          4 Then I began to weep greatly because no one was found worthy to open the book or to look into it;

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            • e 5:4 - Or "scroll"
              5 and one of the elders said to me, "Stop weeping; behold, the 6Lion that is 7from the tribe of Judah, the 8Root of David, has overcome so as to open the book and its seven seals."

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