the tree of life

REVELATION. The angel will not be worshipped three gates; on the souta toree gates; and on 3 And there shall be no more curse. but the west three gates.

the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be ia 14 And the wall of the city had twelve foun- it; and tis servants shall serve him. dations, and in chemn the names of the twelve 4 And they shall see his face; and his namo apostles of the Lamb.

shall be in their foreheads. 15 And he that talked with me had a golden 5 Apd there shall be no night there; and reed to measure the city, and the gates there they need no candie, neither light of the sun; of, and the wall thereof.

for the Lord God giveth them light : and they 16 and the city lieth foursquare, and the shall reign for ever and ever. length is as large as the breadth. And he mea- 6 And he said unto me, These sayings are sured the city with the reed, twelve thousand faithful and true : and the Lord God of the furlongs. The length and the breadth and the holy prophets sent his angel to snew unto beight of it are equal.

his servants the things which must shortly be 17 And he measured the wall thereof, ad done. hundred and forty und four cubits, according 7 Behol), 1 come quickly: blessed is he to the measure of a man, that is, of the angel. that keepeth the sayings of the prophecy of this

18 And the building of the wall of it was of book. jasper : and the city was pure gold, like unto 8 And I John saw these things, and heard clear glass.

them. And when I had heard and seen, I fell 19 and the foundations of the wall of the down to worship before the feet of the angel city were garnished with all manner of pre-which shewed me these things. cious stones. The first foundation was jasper; 9 Then saith he unto me, See thou do it not the second, sapphire; the third, a chalcedony; for I am thy fellow-Eervapt, and of thy brethe fourth, an emerald;

thren the prophets, and of them which keep 20 The fifth, sardonyx; the sixth, sardius ; the sayings of this book : worship God. the seventh, chrysolite; the eighth, beryl; the 10 And be saith unto me, Seal not the saypinth, a topaz; the tenth, a chrysoprasus : ilgs of the prophery of this book : for the timo the eleventh,ajacinth ; the twelfth, an ame- is at hand. thyst.

11 He that is unjust, let him be unjust still : 21 And the twelve gates were twelve pearls ; and he which is filthy, let him be filthy still every several gate was of one pearl : and the and be that is righteous, let him be righteous street of the city was pure gold, as it were still : and he that is holy, let him be holy still transparent glass.

12 And behc 3, i come quickly; and my re22 And I saw no temple therein : for the ward is with me, to give every man according Lord God Almighty and the Lamb are the as t;is work shall be. temple of it.

13 Lam Alpha and Omega, the beginning and 23 And the city had no need of the sun, the end, the first and the last. neither of the moon, to shine in it: for the 14 Blessed are they that do his commandglory of God did lighten it, and the Lamb is meots, that they may have right to the tree of the light thereof.

life, and may enter in tbrough the gates into 24 And the nations of them which are saved the city. Bhall walk in the light of it: and the kings 15 For without are dogs, and sorcerers, of the earth un bring their glory and honour and whoremongers, and murderers, and idoluto it.

laters, and whosoever loveth and maketh a 25 And the gates of it shall not be shut at all lie. by day : for there shall be no night there. 16 I Jesus bave sent mine angel to testify

26 And they shall bring the glory and ho- uno you these things in the churches. nour of the nations into it.

the root and the offspring of David, and the 27 And there sbail in no wise enter into it bright and morning star. any thing that defileth, neither whatsoever 17 And the Spirit and the bride say, Come. worketh abomination, or maketh a lie: but And let him that heareth say, Come. And let they which are written in the Lamb's book of him that is athirst come. And whosoever will, life.

let him take the water of life freely. CHAP. XXII.

18 For I testify unto every man that hear. I The river of the water of life. 2 The tree etb the words of the prophecy of this book, If

of life. 5 The light of the city of God is him any man shall add unto these things, God shall self 9 The angel vill not be worshipped 18 add unto him the plagues that are written is Nothing may be added to the word of God, this book : ror taken therefrom.

19 And if any man shall take away from ND he shewed me a pure river of water the words of the book of this prophecy, God the throne of God and of the Lamb.

life, and out of the holy city, and from the 2 In the midst of the street of it, and rp things which are written in this book. either side of the river, was there the tree 20 He which testifieth these things saith, of life, which bare twelve manner of fruits, Surely I come quickly; Amen. Even so, comé, and yielded her fruit every month : and the Lord Jesus. leaves of the tree were for the healing of the 21 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be pations.

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