17 When I saw him, I fell at his feet(BD) as though dead. Revelation 5. 11 And the smoke of their torment will rise for ever and ever. (GS) They were dressed in white(GT) and had crowns of gold on their heads. I will write on them the name of my God(FL) and the name of the city of my God,(FM) the new Jerusalem,(FN) which is coming down out of heaven from my God; and I will also write on them my new name. They were wearing white robes(LD) and were holding palm branches in their hands. It will turn your stomach sour, but ‘in your mouth it will be as sweet as honey.’[y]”(PO) 10 I took the little scroll from the angel’s hand and ate it. (FG) Hold on to what you have,(FH) so that no one will take your crown. 19 Those whom I love I rebuke and discipline. (VC) 2 And I heard a sound from heaven like the roar of rushing waters(VD) and like a loud peal of thunder. (GZ) 7 The first living creature was like a lion, the second was like an ox, the third had a face like a man, the fourth was like a flying eagle. 3 “To the angel[h] of the church in Sardis(EC) write: These are the words of him who holds the seven spirits[i](ED) of God and the seven stars. (GA) 20 Here I am! (NC) 2 When he opened the Abyss, smoke rose from it like the smoke from a gigantic furnace. 2 She was pregnant and cried out in pain(RU) as she was about to give birth. 14 Then I looked, and there before me was the Lamb,(UY) standing on Mount Zion,(UZ) and with him 144,000(VA) who had his name and his Father’s name(VB) written on their foreheads. (LT)17 For the Lamb at the center of the throne    will be their shepherd;(LU)‘he will lead them to springs of living water.’[v](LV)    ‘And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes.’[w]”(LW). 2 She was pregnant and cried out in pain as she was about to give birth. (HX) The Lamb had seven horns and seven eyes,(HY) which are the seven spirits[l](HZ) of God sent out into all the earth. (OY) When he shouted, the voices of the seven thunders(OZ) spoke. 10 And they cried out in a loud voice: “Salvation belongs to our God,(LE)who sits on the throne,(LF)and to the Lamb.”. The heads of the horses resembled the heads of lions, and out of their mouths(OF) came fire, smoke and sulfur. Seven thousand people were killed in the earthquake, and the survivors were terrified and gave glory(QW) to the God of heaven. 26 To the one who is victorious(DV) and does my will to the end,(DW) I will give authority over the nations(DX)— 27 that one ‘will rule them with an iron scepter(DY) and will dash them to pieces like pottery’[g](DZ)—just as I have received authority from my Father. 8 “To the angel of the church in Smyrna(CE) write: These are the words of him who is the First and the Last,(CF) who died and came to life again. (WX) 20 They were trampled in the winepress(WY) outside the city,(WZ) and blood(XA) flowed out of the press, rising as high as the horses’ bridles for a distance of 1,600 stadia.[aj]. (FI) 12 The one who is victorious(FJ) I will make a pillar(FK) in the temple of my God. 14 The heavens receded like a scroll being rolled up,(KJ) and every mountain and island was removed from its place. (LM) 15 Therefore, “they are before the throne of God(LN)    and serve him(LO) day and night in his temple;(LP)and he who sits on the throne(LQ)    will shelter them with his presence. (TO) The whole world was filled with wonder(TP) and followed the beast. (JE) Its rider held a bow, and he was given a crown,(JF) and he rode out as a conqueror bent on conquest.(JG). Amen.(T). 2 “To the angel[f] of the church in Ephesus(BP) write: These are the words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand(BQ) and walks among the seven golden lampstands. 3 When the Lamb opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature(JH) say, “Come!” 4 Then another horse came out, a fiery red one. Revelation 12:1-14 New International Version (NIV) The Woman and the Dragon. 13 Then I heard a voice from heaven say, “Write this: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord(WM) from now on.”, “Yes,” says the Spirit,(WN) “they will rest from their labor, for their deeds will follow them.”. (DE) I will also give that person a white stone with a new name(DF) written on it, known only to the one who receives it.(DG).