down the middle of the great street of the city. On each side of the river stood the tree of life,1 bearing twelve crops of fruit, yielding its fruit every month. And the leaves of the tree are for the healing of the nations.23
No longer will there be any curse.3 The throne of God and of the Lamb will be in the city, and his servants will serve him.44
They will see his face,5 and his name will be on their foreheads.65
There will be no more night.7 They will not need the light of a lamp or the light of the sun, for the Lord God will give them light.8 And they will reign for ever and ever.96
The angel said to me,10 "These words are trustworthy and true.11 The Lord, the God of the spirits of the prophets,12 sent his angel13 to show his servants the things that must soon take place."
7"Behold, I am coming soon!14 Blessed15 is he who keeps the words of the prophecy in this book."168
I, John, am the one who heard and saw these things.17 And when I had heard and seen them, I fell down to worship at the feet18 of the angel who had been showing them to me.
But he said to me, "Do not do it! I am a fellow servant with you and with your brothers the prophets and of all who keep the words of this book.19 Worship God!"2010
Then he told me, "Do not seal up21 the words of the prophecy of this book,22 because the time is near.2311
Let him who does wrong continue to do wrong; let him who is vile continue to be vile; let him who does right continue to do right; and let him who is holy continue to be holy."2412"Behold, I am coming soon!25 My reward is with me,26 and I will give to everyone according to what he has done.27