The Third Seal--Famine

5 When He broke the third seal, I heard the 1third living creature saying, "Come ." I looked, and behold, a 2black horse; and he who sat on it had a 3pair of scales in his hand.

References for Revelation 6:5

    • c 6:5 - One early ms reads "and see"
      6 And I heard something like a voice in the center of the 4four living creatures saying, "A quart of wheat for a denarius, and three quarts of barley for a denarius; and 5do not damage the oil and the wine."

      References for Revelation 6:6

        • d 6:6 - Gr "choenix;" i.e. a dry measure almost equal to a qt
        • e 6:6 - The denarius was equivalent to a day's wages
        • f 6:6 - Gr "choenix;" i.e. a dry measure almost equal to a qt
        • g 6:6 - The denarius was equivalent to a day's wages