12 I turned around to see the voice that was speaking to me. And when I turned I saw seven golden lampstands,
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13 and among the lampstands was someone like a son of man,a dressed in a robe reaching down to his feet and with a golden sash around his chest.
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14 The hair on his head was white like wool, as white as snow, and his eyes were like blazing fire.
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15 His feet were like bronze glowing in a furnace, and his voice was like the sound of rushing waters.
16 In his right hand he held seven stars, and coming out of his mouth was a sharp, double-edged sword. His face was like the sun shining in all its brilliance.
17 When I saw him, I fell at his feet as though dead. Then he placed his right hand on me and said: “Do not be afraid. I am the First and the Last.
18 I am the Living One; I was dead, and now look, I am alive for ever and ever! And I hold the keys of death and Hades.
19 “Write, therefore, what you have seen, 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 hand and of the seven golden lampstands is this: The seven stars are the angelsbof the seven churches, and the seven lampstands are the seven churches.
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    • e 1:20 - Or "messengers"