Revelation 9:1-6 NAS

The Fifth Trumpet--the Bottomless Pit

1 Then the 1fifth angel sounded, and I saw a 2star from heaven which had fallen to the earth; and the 3key of the a4bottomless pit was given to him.

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    • ² 9:1 - Lit "shaft of the abyss"
      2 He opened the bbottomless pit, and 5smoke went up out of the pit, like the smoke of a great furnace; and 6the sun and the air were darkened by the smoke of the pit.

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      3 Then out of the smoke came 7locusts cupon the earth, and power was given them, as the 8scorpions of the earth have power.

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      4 They were told not to 9hurt the 10grass of the earth, nor any green thing, nor any tree, but only * the men who do not have the 11seal of God on their foreheads.

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      5 And dthey were not permitted to kill eanyone, but to torment for 12five months; and their torment was like the torment of a 13scorpion when it fstings a man.

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        • µ 9:5 - Lit "it was given to them"
        • 9:5 - Lit "them"
        • · 9:5 - Lit "strikes"
          6 And in those days 14men will seek death and will not find it; they will long to die, and death flees from them.

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