Revelation 3:1-6 NLT

1 "Write this letter to the angel of a the church in Sardis. This is the message from the one who has the sevenfold Spirit b of God and the seven stars:" "I know all the things you do, and that you have a reputation for being alive -- but you are dead.

References for Revelation 3:1

    • h 3:1 - Or <I>the messenger for;</I> also in 3:7, 14.
    • i 3:1 - Greek <I>the seven spirits.</I>
      2 Now wake up! Strengthen what little remains, for even what is left is at the point of death. Your deeds are far from right in the sight of God.
      3 Go back to what you heard and believed at first; hold to it firmly and turn to me again. Unless you do, I will come upon you suddenly, as unexpected as a thief."
      4 "Yet even in Sardis there are some who have not soiled their garments with evil deeds. They will walk with me in white, for they are worthy.
      5 All who are victorious will be clothed in white. I will never erase their names from the Book of Life, but I will announce before my Father and his angels that they are mine.
      6 Anyone who is willing to hear should listen to the Spirit and understand what the Spirit is saying to the churches."