Revelation 3:1-6 NIV

To the Church in Sardis

1 “To the angelaof the church in Sardis write: These are the words of him who holds the seven spiritsbof God and the seven stars. I know your deeds; you have a reputation of being alive, but you are dead.

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    • h 3:1 - Or "messenger" ; also in verses 7 and 14
    • i 3:1 - That is, the sevenfold Spirit
      2 Wake up! Strengthen what remains and is about to die, for I have found your deeds unfinished in the sight of my God.
      3 Remember, therefore, what you have received and heard; hold it fast, and repent. But if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what time I will come to you.

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      4 Yet you have a few people in Sardis who have not soiled their clothes. They will walk with me, dressed in white, for they are worthy.

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      5 The one who is victorious will, like them, be dressed in white. I will never blot out the name of that person from the book of life, but will acknowledge that name before my Father and his angels.

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          6 Whoever has ears, let them hear what the Spirit says to the churches.

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          • a 3:1 - Or "messenger" ; also in verses 7 and 14
          • b 3:1 - That is, the sevenfold Spirit