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Revelation 9

TNIV 1 The fifth angel sounded his trumpet, and I saw a star that had fallen from the sky to the earth. The star was given the key to the shaft of the Abyss. NIV 1 The fifth angel sounded his trumpet, and I saw a star that had fallen from the sky to the earth. The star was given the key to the shaft of the Abyss. TNIV 2 When he opened the Abyss, smoke rose from it like the smoke from a gigantic furnace. The sun and sky were darkened by the smoke from the Abyss. NIV 2 When he opened the Abyss, smoke rose from it like the smoke from a gigantic furnace. The sun and sky were darkened by the smoke from the Abyss. TNIV 3 And out of the smoke locusts came down on the earth and were given power like that of scorpions of the earth. NIV 3 And out of the smoke locusts came down upon the earth and were given power like that of scorpions of the earth. TNIV 4 They were told not to harm the grass of the earth or any plant or tree, but only those people who did not have the seal of God on their foreheads. NIV 4 They were told not to harm the grass of the earth or any plant or tree, but only those people who did not have the seal of God on their foreheads. TNIV 5 They were not allowed to kill them but only to torture them for five months. And the agony they suffered was like that of the sting of a scorpion when it strikes. NIV 5 They were not given power to kill them, but only to torture them for five months. And the agony they suffered was like that of the sting of a scorpion when it strikes a man. TNIV 6 During those days people will seek death but will not find it; they will long to die, but death will elude them. NIV 6 During those days men will seek death, but will not find it; they will long to die, but death will elude them. TNIV 7 The locusts looked like horses prepared for battle. On their heads they wore something like crowns of gold, and their faces resembled human faces. NIV 7 The locusts looked like horses prepared for battle. On their heads they wore something like crowns of gold, and their faces resembled human faces. TNIV 8 Their hair was like women's hair, and their teeth were like lions' teeth. NIV 8 Their hair was like women's hair, and their teeth were like lions' teeth. TNIV 9 They had breastplates like breastplates of iron, and the sound of their wings was like the thundering of many horses and chariots rushing into battle. NIV 9 They had breastplates like breastplates of iron, and the sound of their wings was like the thundering of many horses and chariots rushing into battle. TNIV 10 They had tails with stingers, like scorpions, and in their tails they had power to torment people for five months. NIV 10 They had tails and stings like scorpions, and in their tails they had power to torment people for five months. TNIV 11 They had as king over them the angel of the Abyss, whose name in Hebrew is Abaddon and in Greek is Apollyon (that is, Destroyer). NIV 11 They had as king over them the angel of the Abyss, whose name in Hebrew is Abaddon, and in Greek, Apollyon. TNIV 12 The first woe is past; two other woes are yet to come. NIV 12 The first woe is past; two other woes are yet to come. TNIV 13 The sixth angel sounded his trumpet, and I heard a voice coming from the four horns of the golden altar that is before God. NIV 13 The sixth angel sounded his trumpet, and I heard a voice coming from the horns of the golden altar that is before God. TNIV 14 It said to the sixth angel who had the trumpet, "Release the four angels who are bound at the great river Euphrates." NIV 14 It said to the sixth angel who had the trumpet, "Release the four angels who are bound at the great river Euphrates." TNIV 15 And the four angels who had been kept ready for this very hour and day and month and year were released to kill a third of the world's people. NIV 15 And the four angels who had been kept ready for this very hour and day and month and year were released to kill a third of mankind. TNIV 16 The number of the mounted troops was two hundred million. I heard their number. NIV 16 The number of the mounted troops was two hundred million. I heard their number. TNIV 17 The horses and riders I saw in my vision looked like this: Their breastplates were fiery red, dark blue, and yellow as sulfur. The heads of the horses resembled the heads of lions, and out of their mouths came fire, smoke and sulfur. NIV 17 The horses and riders I saw in my vision looked like this: Their breastplates were fiery red, dark blue, and yellow as sulfur. The heads of the horses resembled the heads of lions, and out of their mouths came fire, smoke and sulfur. TNIV 18 A third of the people were killed by the three plagues of fire, smoke and sulfur that came out of their mouths. NIV 18 A third of mankind was killed by the three plagues of fire, smoke and sulfur that came out of their mouths. TNIV 19 The power of the horses was in their mouths and in their tails; for their tails were like snakes, having heads with which they inflict injury. NIV 19 The power of the horses was in their mouths and in their tails; for their tails were like snakes, having heads with which they inflict injury. TNIV 20 The rest of the people who were not killed by these plagues still did not repent of the work of their hands; they did not stop worshiping demons, and idols of gold, silver, bronze, stone and wood--idols that cannot see or hear or walk. NIV 20 The rest of mankind that were not killed by these plagues still did not repent of the work of their hands; they did not stop worshiping demons, and idols of gold, silver, bronze, stone and wood--idols that cannot see or hear or walk. TNIV 21 Nor did they repent of their murders, their magic arts, their sexual immorality or their thefts. NIV 21 Nor did they repent of their murders, their magic arts, their sexual immorality or their thefts.