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Revelation 6

CEBA 1 Then I looked on as the Lamb opened one of the seven seals. I heard one of the four living creatures say in a voice like thunder, "Come!" NIV 1 I watched as the Lamb opened the first of the seven seals. Then I heard one of the four living creatures say in a voice like thunder, "Come!" CEBA 2 So I looked, and there was a white horse. Its rider held a bow and was given a crown. And he went forth from victory to victory. NIV 2 I looked, and there before me was a white horse! Its rider held a bow, and he was given a crown, and he rode out as a conqueror bent on conquest. CEBA 3 When the Lamb opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature say, "Come!" NIV 3 When the Lamb opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature say, "Come!" CEBA 4 Out came another horse, fiery red. Its rider was allowed to take peace from the earth so that people would kill each other. He was given a large sword. NIV 4 Then another horse came out, a fiery red one. Its rider was given power to take peace from the earth and to make men slay each other. To him was given a large sword. CEBA 5 When he opened the third seal, I heard the third living creature say, "Come!" So I looked, and there was a black horse. Its rider held a balance for weighing in his hand. NIV 5 When the Lamb opened the third seal, I heard the third living creature say, "Come!" I looked, and there before me was a black horse! Its rider was holding a pair of scales in his hand. CEBA 6 I heard what sounded like a voice from among the four living creatures. It said, "A quart of wheat for a denarion, and three quarts of barley for a denarion, but don't damage the olive oil and the wine." NIV 6 Then I heard what sounded like a voice among the four living creatures, saying, "A quart of wheat for a day's wages, and three quarts of barley for a day's wages, and do not damage the oil and the wine!" CEBA 7 When he opened the fourth seal, I heard the voice of the fourth living creature say, "Come!" NIV 7 When the Lamb opened the fourth seal, I heard the voice of the fourth living creature say, "Come!" CEBA 8 So I looked, and there was a pale green horse. Its rider's name was Death, and the Grave was following right behind. They were given authority over a fourth of the earth, to kill by sword, famine, disease, and the wild animals of the earth. NIV 8 I looked, and there before me was a pale horse! Its rider was named Death, and Hades was following close behind him. They were given power over a fourth of the earth to kill by sword, famine and plague, and by the wild beasts of the earth. CEBA 9 When he opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar those who had been slaughtered on account of the word of God and the witness they had given. NIV 9 When he opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar the souls of those who had been slain because of the word of God and the testimony they had maintained. CEBA 10 They cried out with a loud voice, "Holy and true Master, how long will you wait before you pass judgment? How long before you require justice for our blood, which was shed by those who live on earth?" NIV 10 They called out in a loud voice, "How long, Sovereign Lord, holy and true, until you judge the inhabitants of the earth and avenge our blood?" CEBA 11 Each of them was given a white robe, and they were told to rest a little longer, until their fellow servants and brothers and sisters—who were about to be killed as they were—were finished. NIV 11 Then each of them was given a white robe, and they were told to wait a little longer, until the number of their fellow servants and brothers who were to be killed as they had been was completed. CEBA 12 I looked on as he opened the sixth seal, and there was a great earthquake. The sun became black as funeral clothing, and the entire moon turned red as blood. NIV 12 I watched as he opened the sixth seal. There was a great earthquake. The sun turned black like sackcloth made of goat hair, the whole moon turned blood red, CEBA 13 The stars of the sky fell to the earth as a fig tree drops its fruit when shaken by a strong wind. NIV 13 and the stars in the sky fell to earth, as late figs drop from a fig tree when shaken by a strong wind. CEBA 14 The sky disappeared like a scroll being rolled up, and every mountain and island was moved from its place. NIV 14 The sky receded like a scroll, rolling up, and every mountain and island was removed from its place. CEBA 15 Then the kings of the earth, the officials and the generals, the rich and the powerful, and everyone, slave and free, hid themselves in caves and in the rocks of the mountains. NIV 15 Then the kings of the earth, the princes, the generals, the rich, the mighty, and every slave and every free man hid in caves and among the rocks of the mountains. CEBA 16 They called to the mountains and the rocks, "Fall on us and hide us from the face of the one seated on the throne and from the Lamb's wrath! NIV 16 They called to the mountains and the rocks, "Fall on us and hide us from the face of him who sits on the throne and from the wrath of the Lamb! CEBA 17 The great day of their wrath has come, and who is able to stand?" NIV 17 For the great day of their wrath has come, and who can stand?"