Revelation 6:4-14 NIV

4 Then another horse came out, a fiery red one.1 Its rider was given power to take peace from the earth2 and to make men slay each other. To him was given a large sword.

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5 When the Lamb opened the third seal, I heard the third living creature3 say, "Come!" I looked, and there before me was a black horse!4 Its rider was holding a pair of scales in his hand.

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6 Then I heard what sounded like a voice among the four living creatures,5 saying, "A quarta of wheat for a day's wages,b and three quarts of barley for a day's wages,c6 and do not damage7 the oil and the wine!"

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    • a 6:6 - Greek "a choinix" (probably about a liter)
    • b 6:6 - Greek "a denarius"
    • c 6:6 - Greek "a denarius"
      7 When the Lamb opened the fourth seal, I heard the voice of the fourth living creature8 say, "Come!"

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      8 I looked, and there before me was a pale horse!9 Its rider was named Death, and Hades10 was following close behind him. They were given power over a fourth of the earth to kill by sword, famine and plague, and by the wild beasts of the earth.11

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      9 When he opened the fifth seal, I saw under12 the altar13 the souls of those who had been slain14 because of the word of God15 and the testimony they had maintained.

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      10 They called out in a loud voice, "How long,16 Sovereign Lord,17 holy and true,18 until you judge the inhabitants of the earth19 and avenge our blood?"20

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      11 Then each of them was given a white robe,21 and they were told to wait a little longer, until the number of their fellow servants and brothers who were to be killed as they had been was completed.22

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      12 I watched as he opened the sixth seal. There was a great earthquake.23 The sun turned black24 like sackcloth25 made of goat hair, the whole moon turned blood red,

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      13 and the stars in the sky fell to earth,26 as late figs drop from a fig tree27 when shaken by a strong wind.

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      14 The sky receded like a scroll, rolling up,28 and every mountain and island was removed from its place.29

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