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Revelation 5:6

Overview - Revelation 5
The book sealed with seven seals,
which only the Lamb that was slain is worthy to open.
12 Therefore the elders praise him, and confess that he redeemed them with his blood.
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Revelation 5:6  (King James Version)
And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four beasts, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as it had been slain, having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God sent forth into all the earth.

in the midst of the throne

a Lamb
An emblematical representation of our Saviour's high priesthood.
Revelation 5:9 Revelation 5:12 ; 6:16 7:9-17 12:11 13:8 17:14 21:23 Revelation 22:1 Revelation 22:3 Isaiah 53:7 Isaiah 53:8
John 1:29 John 1:36 ; Acts 8:32 ; 1 Peter 1:19 1 Peter 1:20

seven horns
As a horn is the emblem of power, and seven the number of perfection, the seven horns may denote the almighty power of Jesus Christ.
1 Samuel 2:10 ; Daniel 7:14 ; Micah 4:13 ; Habakkuk 3:4 ; Luke 1:69 ; Philippians 2:9-11

seven eyes
His infinite knowledge and wisdom; and especially "the treasures of wisdom" laid up in him, to be communicated to the Church by "the seven spirits of God", i
e., the Holy Spirit.
2 Chronicles 16:9 ; Zechariah 3:9 ; 4:10

the seven spirits
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