|GOD'S WORD Translation (GW)
||New International Version (NIV)
8 "To the messenger of the church in Smyrna, write: The first and the last, who was dead and became alive, says:
8 "To the angel of the church in Smyrna write: These are the words of him who is the First and the Last, who died and came to life again.
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