Revelation 1:9 NLT

9 I, John, am your brother and your partner in suffering and in God’s Kingdom and in the patient endurance to which Jesus calls us. I was exiled to the island of Patmos for preaching the word of God and for my testimony about Jesus.

Study tools for Revelation 1:9

  • a 1:1 - Or of.
  • b 1:1 - Or suddenly, or quickly.
  • c 1:4 - Asia was a Roman province in what is now western Turkey.
  • d 1:4 - Greek the seven spirits.
  • e 1:8 - Greek I am the Alpha and the Omega, referring to the first and last letters of the Greek alphabet.
  • f 1:10 - Or in spirit.
  • g 1:11 - Or on a scroll.
  • h 1:13 - Or like a son of man. See Dan 7:13 . “Son of Man” is a title Jesus used for himself.
  • i 1:18 - Greek and Hades.
  • j 1:19 - Or what you have seen and what they mean—the things that have already begun to happen.
  • k 1:20 - Or the messengers.