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the heads and horns. Chap. xviii.

The fall of Babylon. beast that carrieth her, which est, where the whore sitteth, hath the seven heads and ten are peoples, and multitudes, horns.

and nations, and tongues. 8 The beast thou sawest 16 And the ten horns which was, and is not; and shall as- thou sawest upon the beast, cend out of the bottomless pit, these shall hate the whore, and go into perdition; and they and shall make her desolate that dwell on the urth shall and naked, and shall eat her wonder, whose names were not flesh, and burn her with fire. written in the book of life from 17 For God hath put in the foundation of the world, their hearts to fulfil his will, when they behold the beast and to agree, and give their that was, & is not, and yet is. kingdom unto the beast, until

9 And here is the mind which the words of God shall be fulhath wisdom. The seven heads filled. are seven mountains, on which 18 And the woman which the woman sitteth.

thou sawest is that great city, 10 And there are seven kings; which reigneth over the kings five are fallen, and one is, and of the earth. the other is not yet come; and when he cometh, he must con

CHAP. XVIII. tinue a short space.

2 Babylon is fallen: 4 the 11 And the beast that was people of God commanded and is not even he is the to go out of her: 9 the king's eighth, and is of the seven, and of the earth, 11 with the goeth into perdition.

merchants and mariners la. 12 And the ten horns which ment over her: 20 the saints thou saweth are ten kings, rejoice, &c. which have received no king- AND after these things I dom as yet; but receive pow- saw another angel come down er as kings one hour with the from heaven, having great beast.

power; and the earth was 13 These have one mind, lightened with his glory. and shall give their power 2 And he cried mightily and strength unto the beast. with a strong voice, saying,

14 These shall make war Babylon the great is fallen, is with the Lamb, and the Lamb fallen, and is become the habshall overcome them; for he itation of devils, and the hold is Lord of lords, and King of of every foul spirit, and a cage kings; and they that are with of every unclean and hateful him are called, and chosen, bird. and faithful.

3 For all nations have drunk 15 And he saith unto me, of the wine of the wrath of The waters which thvu saw- her fornication, and the kings stood afar off,

King's and merchants Revelation. lament for Babylon of the earth have committed 11 And the merchants of fornication with her, and the the earth shall


and merchants of the earth are mourn over her; for no man waxed rich through the abun- buyeth their merchandise any dance of her delicacies.

more. 4 And I heard another voice 12 The merchandise of from heaven, saying, Come gold, and silver, and precious out of her, my people, that ye stones, and of pearls, and fine be not partakers of her sins, linen, and purple, and silk, and that ye receive not of her and scarlet, and all thyine plagues :

wood, and all manner vessels 5 For her sins have reach- of ivory, and all manner vesed unto heaven, and God hath sets of most precious wood, remembered her iniquities. and of brass, and iron, and

6 Reward her even as she marble, rewarded


and double un- 13 And cinnamon, and oto her double, according to her dours, and ointments, and works; in the eup which she frankincense, and wine, and hath filled, fill to her double. oil, and fine flour, and wheat,

7 How much she hath glo- and beasts, and sheep, and rified herself, and lived deli. horses, and chariots, and ciously, so much torment and slaves, and souls of men. sorrow give her; for she saith 14 And the fruits that thy in her heart, I sit a queen, and soul lusted after, are departed am no widow, and shall see no from thee, and all things which

were dainty and goodly, are 8 Therefore shall her departed from thee, and thou plagues come in one day, death, shalt find them no more at all. and mourning, and famine; 15 The merchants of these and she shall be utterly burned things, which were made rich with fire; for strong is the by her, shall stand afar off, for Lord God who judgeth her.

the fear of her torment, weep9 And the kings of the earth, ing and wailing, who have committed fornica- 16 And saying, Alas, alas! tion, and lived deliciously with that great city, that was clothher, shall bewail her, and la- ed in fine linen, and purple, & ment for her, when they shall searlet, and decked with gold, see the smoke of her burning, and precious stones, & pearls!

10 Standing afar off, for the 17 For in one hour so great fear of her torments, saying, riches is come to nought. And Alas, alas! that great city every ship-master, and all the Babylon, that mighty city! for company in ships, and sailors, in one hour is thy judgment and as many as trade by sea,



The saints rejoice. Chap. xix. God praised, fc.

18 And cried, when they saints, and of allthat were slain saw the smoke of her burning,

upon the earth. saying, What city is like unto this great city!

CHAP. XIX. 19. And they cast dust on 1 God is praised in heaven for their heads, and eried, weep- judging the great whore, ing and wailing, saying, Alas, and avenging the blood of alas ! that great city, wherein

his saints. The marriage were made rich all that had of the Lamb. 10 The angel ships in the sea by reason of will not be worshipped. 17 her costliness! for in one hour The fowls called to the is she made desolate.

great slaughter. 20 Rejoice over her, thou AND after these things I heaven, and ye holy apostles heard a great voice of much and prophets'; for God hath people in heaven, saying Alavenged you on her.

Ieluia ;a Salvation, and glory, 21 And a mighty angel and honour, and power, unto took up a stone like a great the Lord our God: millstone, and cast it into the 2 For true and righteous sea, saying, Thus with vio- are his judgments ; for he lenee shall

that great city Ba- hath judged the great whore, bylon be thrown down, and which did corrupt the earth shall be found no more at all. with her fornication, and hath

22 And the voice of barp- avenged the blood of his serers, and musicians, and of vants at her hand. pipers, and trumpeters, shall 3 And again they said, Albe heard no more at all in leluia. And her smoke rose thee; and no craftman, of up forever and ever. whatsoever craft he be, shall

4 And the four and twenty be found any more in thee; elders and the four beasts fell and the sound of a millstone down and worshipped God shall be heard no more at all that sat on the throne, saying, in thee;

Amen; Alleluia. 23 And the light of a can

5 And a voice came out of dle shall shine no more at all the throne, saying, Praise our in thee; and the voice of the God, all ye his servants, and bridegroom and of the bride ye that fear him, both small shall be heard no more at all and great. in thee; for thy merchants

6 And I heard as it were were the great men of the the voice of a great multitude, earth; for by thy sorceries and as the voice of many wawere all nations deceived. ters, & as the voice of mighty

24 And in her was found thunderings, saying, Alleluia; the blood of prophets, and of a Alleluia, praise ye the Lord.

The Lamo's marriage. Revelation. The fowls called. for the Lord God Omnipotent 15 And out of his mouth reigneth.

goeth a sharp sword, that with Ý Let us be glad and re- it he should smite the nations; joice, and give honour to him; and he shall rule them with a for the marriage of the Lamb rod of iron; and he treadeth is come, and his wife hath the wine-press of the fierceness made herself ready.

and wrath of Almighty God. 8 And to her was granted, 16 And he hath on his resthat she should be arrayed in ture and on his thigh a name fine linen, clean and white; written, KING OF KINGS, for the fine linen is the righ: AND LORD OF LORDS. teousness of saints.

17 And I saw an angel 9. And he saith unto me, standing in the sun; and he Write, Blessed are they, which cried with a loud voice,saying, are called unto the marriage to all the fowls that fly in the supper of the Lamb. And he midst of heaven, Come and saith unto me, These are the gather yourselves together untrue sayings of God.

to the supper of the great God; 10 And I fell at his feet to 18 That ye may eat the worship him. And he said flesh of kings, and the flesh of unto me, See thou do it not; captains, and the flesh of mighI am thy fellow-servant, and ty men, and the flesh of hors. of thy brethren that have the es, and of them that sit or testimony of Jesus. Worship them, and the flesh of all men, God; for the testimony of Je- both free and bond, both small sus is the spirit of prophecy.

and great. 11 And I saw heaven


19 And I saw the beast, ed, and, behold, a white horse; and the kings of the earth, and he that sat upon

him was and their armies, gathered tocalled Faithful and True; and gether to make war against in righteousness he doth judge him that sat on the horse and and make war.

against his army. 12 His eyes were as a flame 20 And the beast was takof fire, and on his head were cn, and with him the false many crowns; and he had a prophet, that wrought miraname written, that no man cles before him, with which knew but he himself:

he deceived them, that had re13 And he was clothed with ceived the mark of the beast, a vesture dipped in blood; and them that worshipped his and his name is called, The image. These both were cast Word of God.

alive into a lake of fire burn14 And the armies which ing with brimstone. were in heaven followed him 21 And the remnant were upon white horses, clothed in slain with the sword of him, fine linen, white and clean. that sat upon the horse, which

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of the first Chap. xx.

resurrection. sword proceeded out of his sand years were finished. This mouth;

and all the fowls were is the first resurrection. filled with their flesh.

6 Blessed and holy is he

that hath part in the first reCHAP. XX.

surrection : on such the second
death hath
no power ;

but 1 Satan bound for a thousand years. 5 The first resurrec

they shall be priests of God tion : 6 they blessed that have and of Christ, and shall reign

with him a thousand years. part therein. 7Satan let loose

hy And when the thousand again. 10 The devil cast into the lake of fire and brimstone. years are expired Satan shall

be loosed out of his prison, 11 The general resurrection.

8 And shall go out to deAND I saw an angel come ceive the nations, which are down from heaven, having in the four quarters of the the key of the bottomless pit earth, Gog and Magog, to and a great chain in his hand. gather them together to battle;

2 And he laid hold on the the number of whom is as the dragon, that old serpent, which sand of the sea. is the Devil, and Satan, and 9 And they went up on the bound him a thousand years,

breadth of the earth, and com3 And cast him into the passed the camp of the saints bottomless pit, and shut him about, and the beloved city; up, and set a seal upon him, and fire came down from God that he should deceive the na- out of heaven, and devoured tions no more, till the thousand them. years should be fulfilled ; and 10 And the devil that de. after that he must be loosed a ceived them, was cast into the little season.

lake of fire & brimstone, where 4 And I saw thrones, and the beast and the false prothey sat upon them,& judgment phet are and shall be tonmentwas given unto them; and I ed day and night forever and saw the souls of them, that

ever. were beheaded for the witness 11 And I saw a great white of Jesus, and for the word of throne, and him that sat on it, God, and which had not wor- from whose face the earth and shipped the beast, neither the heaven fled away; and his image, neither had receiv- there was found no place for ed his mark upon their fore. them. heads, or in their hands; and 12 And I saw the dead, they lived and reigned with small and great, stand before Christ a thousand years.

God; & the books were open5 But the rest of the dead ed; and another book was lived not again until the thou- opened, which is the book of

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