Revelation 13:1-3 NIV

The Beast out of the Sea

1 And the dragona stood on the shore of the sea. And I saw a beast coming out of the sea.1 He had ten horns and seven heads,2 with ten crowns on his horns, and on each head a blasphemous name.3

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    • a 13:1 - Some late manuscripts "And I"
      2 The beast I saw resembled a leopard,4 but had feet like those of a bear5 and a mouth like that of a lion.6 The dragon gave the beast his power and his throne and great authority.7

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      3 One of the heads of the beast seemed to have had a fatal wound, but the fatal wound had been healed.8 The whole world was astonished9 and followed the beast.

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