Revelation 7:2-8 NIV

2 Then I saw another angel coming up from the east, having the seal1 of the living God.2 He called out in a loud voice to the four angels who had been given power to harm the land and the sea:3

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      3 "Do not harm4 the land or the sea or the trees until we put a seal on the foreheads5 of the servants of our God."

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      4 Then I heard the number6 of those who were sealed: 144,0007 from all the tribes of Israel.

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      5 From the tribe of Judah 12,000 were sealed, from the tribe of Reuben 12,000, from the tribe of Gad 12,000,
      6 from the tribe of Asher 12,000, from the tribe of Naphtali 12,000, from the tribe of Manasseh 12,000,
      7 from the tribe of Simeon 12,000, from the tribe of Levi 12,000, from the tribe of Issachar 12,000,
      8 from the tribe of Zebulun 12,000, from the tribe of Joseph 12,000, from the tribe of Benjamin 12,000.