Revelation 9:1-6 NLT

1 Then the fifth angel blew his trumpet, and I saw a star that had fallen to earth from the sky, and he was given the key to the shaft of the bottomless pit.a

References for Revelation 9:1

    • 9:1 - Or the abyss, or the underworld; also in 9:11 .
      2 When he opened it, smoke poured out as though from a huge furnace, and the sunlight and air turned dark from the smoke.
      3 Then locusts came from the smoke and descended on the earth, and they were given power to sting like scorpions.
      4 They were told not to harm the grass or plants or trees, but only the people who did not have the seal of God on their foreheads.
      5 They were told not to kill them but to torture them for five months with pain like the pain of a scorpion sting.
      6 In those days people will seek death but will not find it. They will long to die, but death will flee from them!