6 And 1he said to me, "2These words are faithful and true "; and the Lord, the 3God of the spirits of the prophets, 4sent His angel to show to His bond-servants the things which must soon take place.
7 "And behold, 5I am coming quickly. 6Blessed is he who heeds 7the words of the prophecy of this book."
8 8I, John, am the one who heard and saw these things. And when I heard and saw, 9I fell down to worship at the feet of the angel who showed me these things.
9 But 10he said to me, "Do not do that. I am a 11fellow servant of yours and of your brethren the prophets and of those who heed the words of 12this book. Worship God."

The Final Message

10 And he said to me, "13Do not seal up 14the words of the prophecy of this book, 15for the time is near.
11 "16Let the one who does wrong, still do wrong; and the one who is filthy, still be filthy; and let the one who is righteous, still practice righteousness; and the one who is holy, still keep himself holy."
12 "Behold, 17I am coming quickly, and My 18reward is with Me, 19to render to every man according to what he has done *.
13 "I am the 20Alpha and the Omega, 21the first and the last, 22the beginning and the end."
14 Blessed are those who 23wash their robes, so that they may have the right to 24the tree of life, and may 25enter by the 26gates into the city.
15 27Outside are the 28dogs and the sorcerers and the immoral persons and the murderers and the idolaters, and everyone who loves and practices lying.
16 "29I, Jesus, have sent 30My angel to testify to you these things 31for the churches. I am 32the root and the 33descendant of David, the bright 34morning star."
17 The 35Spirit and the 36bride say, "Come." And let the one who hears say, "Come." And 37let the one who is thirsty come; let the one who wishes take the 38water of life without cost.
18 I testify to everyone who hears 39the words of the prophecy of this book: if anyone 40adds to them, God will add to him 41the plagues which are written in 42this book;
19 and if anyone 43takes away from the 44words of the book of this prophecy, God will take away his part from 45the tree of life and from the holy city, 46which are written in this book.
21 50The grace of the Lord Jesus be with all. Amen.