Revelation 1:12-20 NIV

12 I turned around to see the voice that was speaking to me. And when I turned I saw seven golden lampstands,1

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13 and among the lampstands2 was someone "like a son of man,"a3 dressed in a robe reaching down to his feet4 and with a golden sash around his chest.5

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14 His head and hair were white like wool, as white as snow, and his eyes were like blazing fire.6

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15 His feet were like bronze glowing in a furnace,7 and his voice was like the sound of rushing waters.8

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16 In his right hand he held seven stars,9 and out of his mouth came a sharp double-edged sword.10 His face was like the sun11 shining in all its brilliance.

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17 When I saw him, I fell at his feet12 as though dead. Then he placed his right hand on me13 and said: "Do not be afraid.14 I am the First and the Last.15

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18 I am the Living One; I was dead,16 and behold I am alive for ever and ever!17 And I hold the keys of death and Hades.18

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19 "Write, therefore, what you have seen,19 what is now and what will take place later.

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20 The mystery of the seven stars that you saw in my right hand20 and of the seven golden lampstands21 is this: The seven stars are the angelsb of the seven churches,22 and the seven lampstands are the seven churches.23

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    • c 1:20 - Or "messengers"