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9 And there came unto me 17 And he measured the wall one of the seven angels, which thereof, an hundred and forty had the seven vials full of the and four cubits, according to the seven last plagues, and talked measure of a man, that is, of with me, saying, Come hither, the angel. I will shew thee the bride, the 18 And the building of the Lamb's wife.

wall of it was of jasper: and 10 And he carried me away the city was pure gold, like un

high to clear glass. mountain, and shewed me that 19 And the foundations of the great city, the holy Jerusalem, wall of the city were garnished descending out of heaven from with all manner of precious God,

stones. The first foundation 11 Having the glory of God : was jasper; the second, sapand her light was like unto a phire; the third, a chalcedony ; stone most precious, even like the fourth, an emerald; a jasper-stone, clear as crystal ; 20 The fifth, sardonyx; the

12 And had a wall great and sixth, sardius ; the seventh, high, and had twelve gates, and chrysolite; the eighth, beryl ; at the gates twelve angels, and the ninth, a topaz; the tenth, a names written thereon, which chrysoprasus; the eleventh, a are the names of the twelve jacinth; the twelfth, an ametribes of the children of Israel. thyst.

13 On the east, three gates; 21 And the twelve gates were on the north, three gates; on twelve pearls; every several the south, three gates; and on gate was of one pearl: and the the west, three gates.

street of the city was pure gold, 14 And the wall of the city as it were transparent glass. had twelve foundations, and in 22 And I saw no temple therethem the names of the twelve in: for the Lord God Almighapostles of the Lamb.

ty, and the Lamb, are the tem15 And he that talked with me had a golden reed to mea- 23 And the city had no need sure the city, and the gates of the sun, neither of the moon, thereof, and the wall thereof. to shine in it: for the glory of

16 And the city lieth four- | God did lighten it, and the square, and the length is as Lamb is the light thereof. large as the breadth. And he 24 And the nations of them measured the city with the which are saved, shall walk in reed, twelve thousand furlongs: the light of it; and the kings of the length, and the breadth, and the earth do bring their glory the height of it, are equal. and honour into it.

gates; 21

ple of it.

25 And the gates of it shall 6 And he said unto me, These not be shut at all by day; for sayings are faithful and true: there shall be no night there. and the Lord God of the holy

26 And they shall bring the prophets sent his angel, to shew glory and honour of the nations unto his servants the things into it.

which must shortly be done. 27 And there shall in no wise 7 Behold, I come quickly: enter into it any thing that de- blessed is he that keepeth the fileth, neither whatsoever work- sayings of the prophecy of this eth abomination, or maketh a book. lie: but they which are written 8 And I John saw these things, in the Lamb's book of life. and heard them. And when I

had heard and seen, I fell down CHAP. XXII.

to worship before the feet of the

angel, which shewed me these THE TREE OF LIFE.

things. AND he shewed me a pure 9 Then saith he unto me, See river of water of life, clear as thou do it not : for I am thy fel. crystal, proceeding out of the low-servant, and of thy brethren throne of God and of the the prophets, and of them which Lamb.

keep the sayings of this book : 2 In the midst of the street of worship od. it, and on either side of the 10 And he saith unto me, Seal river, was there the tree of life, not the sayings of the prophecy which bare twelve manner of of this book : for the time is at fruits, and yielded her fruit hand. every month: and the leaves of 11 He that is unjust, let him the tree were for the healing of be unjust still; and he which is the nations.

filthy, let him be filthy still ; 3 And there shall be no more and he that is righteous, let curse: but the throne of God him be righteous still; and he and of the Lamb shall be in it; that is holy, let him be holy and his servants shall serve him : || still.

4 And they shall see his face ; 12 And, behold, I come quickand his name shall be in their ly; and my reward is with me, foreheads.

to give every man according as 5 And there shall be no night his work shall be. there: and they need no candle, 13 I am Alpha and Omega, neither light of the sun; for the the beginning and the end, the Lord God giveth them light : first and the last. and they shall reign for ever and 14 Blessed are they that do

his commandments, that they


may have right to the tree of man that heareth the words of life, and may enter in through the prophecy of this book, If the gates into the city.

any man shall add unto these 15 For without are dogs, and things, God shall add unto him sorcerers, and whoremongers, the plagues that are written in and murderers, and idolaters, this book : and whosoever loveth and mak- 19 And if any man shall take eth a lie.

away from the words of the 16 I Jesus have sent mine book of this prophecy, God angel to testify unto you these shall take away his part out of things in the churches. I am the book of life, and out of the the root and the offspring of holy city, and from the things David, and the bright and which are written in this book. morning star.

20 He which testifieth these 17 And the Spirit and the things saith, Surely I come bride say, Come. And let him quickly; Amen. Even so, come, that heareth, say, Come. And Lord Jesus. let him that is athirst, Come. 21 The grace of our Lord And whosoever will, let him Jesus Christ be with you all. take the water of life freely.

Amen. 18 For I testify unto every




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