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taken from the word of God. the Lord God Almighty and the Lamb heard them. And when I had heard and are the temple of it.

seen, 'I fell down to worship before the 23 6 And the city had no need of the feet of the angel which shewed me these sun, neither of the moon, to shine in it: things. for the glory of God did lighten it, and 9 Then saith he unto me, 'See thou do "ch. 19. 10. the Lamb is the light thereof.

it not: for I am thy fellowservant, and of
24 h And the nations of them which thy brethren the prophets, and of them
12. Tob. 13. are saved shall walk in the light of it: which keep the sayings of this book: wor-

and the kings of the earth do bring their ship God.
glory and honour into it.

io‘And he saith unto me, Seal not & 12. 4.9.
25 · And the gates of it shall not be the sayings of the prophecy of this book : ch. 10.4.
kisai. 60.20. shut at all by day: for “there shall be no t for the time is at hand.
night there.

11 "He that is unjust, let him be unjust Dane 12.10 26 1 And they shall bring the glory still: and he which is filthy, let him be a Tim. 3. 13. and honour of the nations into it. filthy still: and he that is righteous, let

27 And there shall in no wise enter him be righteous still: and he that is det bezi into it any thing that defileth, neither holy, let him be holy still.

whatsoever worketh abomination, or 12 *And, behold, I come quickly; and * ver.7

maketh a lie: but they which are written Ymy reward is with me, "to give every- & 62. 11. n Phil. 4.3. in the Lamb's "book of life.

man according as his work shall be. CHAP. XXII.

13 "I am Alpha and Omega, the begin- ch.30. 12.

ning and the end, the first and the last.
1 The river of the water of life. 2 The tree
of life. 5 The light of the city of God is

14 b Blessed are they that do his com- 18.12 ch. himself. 9 The angel will not be worship mandments, that they may have right to Dan.12. 12. ped. 18 Nothing may be added to the the tree of life, and may enter in through : Jehon3.0 word of God, nor taken therefrom.

the gates into the city. AN

ND he shewed me “a pure river of 15 For without are 'dogs, and sorcer

water of life, clear as crystal, pro- ers, and whoremongers, and murderers, 10. Gal. 5." ceeding out of the throne of God and and idolaters, and whosoever loveth and 2.3.6: of the Lamb.

maketh a lie. 2 In the midst of the street of it, and 1661 Jesus have sent mine angel to tes- Phil. 3. 2. on either side of the river, was there the tify unto you these things in the churches. 8 ch. 1. . tree of life, which bare twelve manner of I am the root and the offspring of David, h

. ch. 5. 5. fruits, and yielded her fruit every month: and 'the bright and morning star. d eh. 21. 24. and the leaves of the tree were for the

17 And the Spirit and "the bride say, 13. 255.26. healing of the nations.

Come. And let him that heareth say, kch.21.2,9. 3 And there shall be no more curse : Come. And let him that is athirst leai. 55. . 1 Ezek. 48. but the throne of God and of the Lamb come. And whosoever will, let him take ch. 21. 6.

shall be in it; and his servants shall the water of life freely.
serve him :

18 For I testify unto every man that
4 And they shall see his face; and heareth the words of the prophecy of this
John 3. 2. "his name shall be in their foreheads. book, “If any man shall add unto these ke 12. 33.

5'And there shall be no night there; and things, God shall add unto him the plagues Prov. 30. 6. ich. 21. 23, they need no candle, neither light of the that are written in this book: k Ps. 36.9. & sun; for the Lord God giveth them light: 19 And if any man shall take away · l and they shall reign for ever and ever.

from the words of the book of this pro6 And he said unto me, " These say- phecy, "God shall take away his part 33 po.c9.

ings are faithful and true: and the Lord | out of the book of life, and out of the 2013.8: 3. 5. en ab. 3.9. 9. God of the holy prophets " sent his angel holy city, and from the things which are the more from

to shew unto his servants the things which written in this book.
must shortly be done.

20 He which testifieth these things ch. 21. 2. 7 °Behold, I come quickly: 'blessed is saith, 'Surely I come quickly;

I Amen.
he that keepeth the sayings of the pro- 'Even so, come, Lord Jesus.
phecy of this book.

21 *The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, Rom. 16. 8 And I John saw these things, and be with you all. Amen.

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A TABLE OF OFFICES AND CONDITIONS OF MEN. PATRIARCHS, or Fathers of Fami, divided into twenty four ranks, each rank

, serving Jacob, and his sons.

Levites, of the tribe of Levi, but not Judges, Temporary Supreme Govern- of Aaron's family; of these were three ors, immediately appointed by God over orders, Gershonites, Kohathites, Merathe children of Israel.

rites, several sons of Levi. Kings, and they either of the whole Nethinims, Inferior servants to the nation, or after the falling off of the ten Priests and Levites (not of their tribe) tribes, of Judah or Israel.

to draw water, and cleave wood, fc. Elders, Senators of the LXX, or San- Prophets, anciently called Seers, who hedrin.

foretold future events, and denounced Officers, Provosts, Sheriffs, or Execu-God's judgments. tioners.

Children of the Prophets, their disciples Judges, Inferior Rulers, such as deter- or scholars. mine controversies in particular cities. Wisemen, called so in imitation of the

Israelites, Hebrews, descendants from eastern Magi, or Gentile Philosophers. Jacob.

Scribes, Writers and expounders of the An Hebrew of Hebrews, an Israelite law. by original extraction.

Disputers, that raised and determined A Proselyte of the Covenant, who was questions out of the law. circumcised, and submitted to the whole Rabbies or Doctors, Teachers of Israel. Law.

Libertines, Freed men of Rome, who, A Proselyte of the Gate, or Stranger being Jews or Proselytes, had a Synawho worshipped one God, but remained gogue or Oratory for themselves. uncircumcised.

Gaulonites, or Galileans, who pre

tended it unlawful to obey an heathen Officers under the Assyrian or Persian

magistrate. Monarchs.

Herodians, who shaped their religion to Tirshatha, or Governor appointed by the times, and particularly flattered Herod. the kings of Assyria or Persia.

Epicureans, who placed all happiness Heads of the Captivity, the Chief of in pleasure. each tribe or family, who exercised a Stoicks, who denied the liberty of the precarious Government during the cap- Will, and pretended all events were detivity.

termined by fatal necessity.

Simon Magus, Author of the heresy of Under the Grecian Monarchs.

the Gnosticks, who taught that men, Superior Officers.

however vicious their practice was, should Maccabees, the Successors of Judas be saved by their knowledge. Maccabeus, high priests, who presided Nicolaitans, the disciples of Nicolas, with kingly power.

one of the first seven Deacons, wbo

taught the community of wives. Under the Roman Emperors. Nazarites, who under a vow abstained Presidents, or Governors, sent from from wine, fc. Rome with imperial power.

Nazarens, Jews professing Christianity. Tetrarchs, who had kingly power in Zelots, Sicarü, or Murderers, who, unfour Provinces.

der pretence of the law, thought themProconsuls, or Deputies of Provinces. selves authorized to commit any outrage.

Pharisees, Separatists, who, upon the Inferior Officers.

opinion of their own godliness, despised Publicans, or Taxgatherers.

all others. Centurions, Captains of an hundred Sadducees, who denied the resurrec

tion of the dead, angels, and spirits.

Samaritans, Mongrel professors, partly Ecclesiastical Officers, or Sects of Men. Heathen, and partly Jews, the offspring

High Priests, who only might enter of the Assyrians sent to Samaria. the Holy of Holies.

Apostles, Missionaries, or persons sent; Second Priests, or Sagan, who supplied they who were sent by our Saviour from the high priest's Office, in case he were their number were called The Twelve. disabled.

Bishops, Successors of the Apostles in High Priests for the War, set apart for the government of the church. the occasion of an expedition.

Deacons, Officers chosen by the AposPriests, Levites of the sons of Aaron, tles to take care of the poor.


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