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shall it be, Zech. xiv. 8. Jesus answered and said unto her, If thou knewest the gift of God, and who it is that saith to thee, Give me to drink; thou wouldest have asked of him, and he would have given thee living water, John iv. 10. Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him come unto me, and drink. He that believeth on me, as the Scripture hath said, out of his belly shall fow rivers of living water. But this spake he of the Spirit, which they that believe on him should receive: for the Holy Ghost was not yet given; because that Jesus was not yet glorified,) vii.

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A. D. 96. sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised, Luke iv. 18. Who his own self bare our sins in bis own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righte ousness: by whose stripes ye were healed, 1 Pet. ii. 24.


VER. 2.

Ἐν μέσῳ τῆς πλατείας αὐτῆς, καὶ τοῦ ποταμοῦ ἐντεῦθεν καὶ ἐντεῦθεν, ξύλον ζωῆς, ποιοῦν καρποὺς δώδεκα, κατὰ μῆνα ἕνα, ἕκαστον ἀποδιδοῦν τὸν καρπὸν αὐτοῦ· καὶ τα φύλλα τοῦ ξύλου εἰς θεραπείαν τῶν


In the midst of the street of it, and on either side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bare twelve manner of fruits, and yielded her fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations.

a And the street of the city was pure gold, as it were transparent glass, chap. xxi. 21.

VER. 3.

Καὶ πᾶν κατανάθεμα οὐκ ἔσται ἔτι· καὶ ὁ Θρόνος τοῦ Θεοῦ καὶ τοῦ ἀργίου ἐν αὐτῇ ἔσται· καὶ οἱ δοῦλοι αὐτοῦ λατρεύσουσιν air

a And there shall be no more curse: b but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it; and his servants shall

serve him:

a And men shall dwell in it, and
there shall be no more utter destruc-
tion; but Jerusalem shall be safely
See also on
inhabited; Zech. xiv. 11.
chap. xxi. ver. 4, 5.

b See on chap. vii. ver. 15—17.
VER. 4.

Καὶ ὄψονται τὸ πρόσωπον αὐτοῦ· καὶ to voua abro iπi Tõv μeTámav aitär

a And they shall see his face; and his name shall be in their foreheads.

a See on Matt. v. ver. 8. clause 2. b See on chap.ii. ver. 17. clause 4.

VER. 5.

Καὶ νὺξ οὐκ ἔσται ἐκεῖν καὶ χρείαν οὐκ ἔχουσι λύχνου καὶ φωτὸς ἡλίου, ὅτι Κύριος ὁ Θεὸς φωτίζει αὐτούς· καὶ βασιλεύσουσιν els Tous alāvas Tav alávwv.

See on chap. ii. ver. 7. clause 3. Then said he unto me, These waters issue out toward the east country, and go down into the desert, and go into the sea: which being brought forth into the sea, the waters ■ And there shall be no night there; shall be healed. And it shall come and they need no candle, neither light of to pass, that every thing that liveth, the sun; for the Lord God giveth them which moveth, whithersoever the ri-light: band they shall reign for ever vers shall come, shall live: and there and ever.

shall be a very great multitude of fish, because these waters shall come thither: for they shall be healed; and every thing shall live whither the river cometh, Ezek. xlvii. 8, 9. But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with heal ing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves of the stall, Mal. iv. 2. The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the Gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the broken-hearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of

*See on chap. xxi. ver. 25.

See on Matt. xix. ver. 28. clause 3.

VER. 6.

Καὶ εἶπέ μοι· Οὗτοι οἱ λόγοι πιστο καὶ ἀληθινοί· καὶ Κύριος ὁ Θεὸς τῶν ἁγίαν προφητῶν ἀπέστειλε τὸν ἄγγελον αὑτοῦ δεῖξαι τοῖς δούλοις αὑτοῦ ἃ δεῖ γενέσθαι ἐν Táxε.

And he said unto me,
are faithful and true:
God of the holy prophets
to shew unto his servants
which must shortly be done.

These sayings
and the Lord
sent his angel
the things

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VER. 11.

A. D. 96.

̔Ο ἀδικῶν, ἀδικησάτω ἔτι· καὶ ὁ ῥυπᾶν, ῥυπωτάτω ἔτι· καὶ ὁ δίκαιος, δικαιωθήτω ἔτι· καὶ ὁ ἅγιος, ἁγιασθήτῳ ἔτι.

still: and he which is filthy, let him a He that is unjust, let him be unjust be filthy still: band he that is righteous, let him be righteous still: and he that holy, let him be holy still.


a See on Matt. xxi. ver. 19.

b See on Matt. v. ver. 6.

VER. 12.

Καὶ ἰδοὺ, ἔρχομαι ταχύ· καὶ ὁ μισθός μου μετ ̓ ἐμοῦ, ἀποδοῦναι ἑκάστῳ ὡς τὸ ἔργον αὐτοῦ ἔσται.

a And, behold, I come quickly; band my reward is with me, to give every man according as his work shall be.

• See on chap. iii. ver. 11. clause 1. b See on Matt. xvi. ver. 27. clause 3.

VER. 13. Ἐγώ εἰμὶ τὸ Α καὶ τὸ Ω, ἀρχὴ καὶ τέλος, ὁ πρῶτος καὶ ὁ ἔσχατος.

I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last. a See on chap. i. ver. 8. clause 1.

VER. 14.

Μακάριοι οἱ ποιοῦντες τὰς ἐντολὰς αὐτ τοῦ, ἵνα ἔσται ἡ ἐξουσία αὐτῶν ἐπὶ τὸ ξύλον τῆς ζωῆς, καὶ τοῖς πυλῶσιν εἰσέλθω σιν εἰς τὴν πόλιν.

a Blessed are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to b the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city.

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A. D. 96.

See chap. xix. 9.; xxi. 5. b See on Luke i. ver. 70.

REV. XXII. 616.

• See on chap. i. ver. 1. clause 4.

VER. 7.

Ιδού, ἔρχομαι ταχύ· μακάριος ὁ τηρῶν τοὺς λόγους τῆς προφητείας τοῦ βιβλίου


* Behold, I come quickly: b blessed is he that keepeth the sayings of the prophecy of this book.

• See on chap. iii. ver. 11. clause 1. b See on chap. i. ver. 3.

VER. 8.

Καὶ ἐγὼ Ἰωάννης, ὁ βλέπων ταῦτα καὶ ἀκούων· καὶ ὅτε ἤκουσα καὶ ἔβλεψα, ἔπεσα προσκυνῆσαι ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ποδῶν τοῦ ἀγ γέλου τοῦ δεικνύοντός μοι ταῦτα.

And I John saw these things, and heard them. And when I had heard and seen, I fell down to worship before the feet of the angel which shewed me these things.

VER. 9.

Καὶ λέγει μοι· Ὅρα μή σύνδουλός σου γάρ εἰμι, καὶ τῶν ἀδελφῶν σου τῶν προφητῶν, καὶ τῶν τηρούντων τοὺς λόγους του βιβλίου τούτου· τῷ Θεῷ προσκύνησαν.

a Then saith he unto me, See thou do it not: for I am thy fellowservant, and of thy brethren the prophets, and of them which keep the suyings of this book: worship God.

3 See on chap. xix. ver. 10.

VER. 10.

Καὶ λέγει μοι· Μὴ σφραγίσης τοὺς λόγους τῆς προφητείας του βιβλίου τούτου ὅτι ὁ καιρὸς ἐγγύς ἐστιν.

And he saith unto me, a Seal not the sayings of the prophecy of this book: for the time is at hand.

a And the vision of the evening and the morning which was told is true: wherefore shut thou up the vision ; for it shall be for many days, Dan. viii. 26. And he said, Go thy way, Daniel: for the words are closed up and sealed till the time of the end,

xii. 9.

b Blessed is he that readeth, and they that hear the words of this prophecy, and keep those things which are written therein: for the time is at hand, chap. i. 3.

a See on Matt. vii. ver. 21. clause 3.
See on chap. ii. ver. 7. clause 3.
c See on John x. ver. 7.

VER. 15.

πόρνοι καὶ οἱ φονεῖς καὶ οἱ εἰδωλολάτραι, καὶ Εξω δὲ οἱ κύνες καὶ οἱ φαρμακοὶ καὶ οἱ πᾶς ὁ φιλῶν καὶ ποιῶν ψεῦδος·

a For without are dogs, and sorcerers, and whoremongers, and murderers, and idolaters, and whosoever loveth and maketh a lie.

a See on chap. xxi. ver. 27. clause 1.

VER. 16.

Ἐγὼ Ἰησοῦς ἔπεμψα τὸν ἄγγελόν μου μαρτυρῆσαι ὑμῖν ταῦτα ἐπὶ ταῖς ἐκκλη

A. D. 96.

REV. XXII. 16-21.

A. D. 96.

σίαις. Ἐγώ εἰμι ἡ ῥίζα καὶ τὸ γένος τοῦ | θήσει ὁ Θεὸς ἐπ ̓ αὐτὸν τὰς πληγάς τὰς Δαβίδ, ὁ ἀστὴρ ὁ λαμπρὸς καὶ ὀρθρινός. γεγραμμένας ἐν βιβλίῳ τούτῳ.

a I Jesus have sent mine angel to testify unto you these things in the churches. bI am the root and the offspring of David, and the bright and morning


a See on chap.i. ver. 1. clause 4. See on chap. v. ver. 5. clause 2. c See on Matt. i. ver. 1. clause 2. d See on Luke i. ver. 78. clause 3.

VER. 17.

Καὶ τὸ πνεῦμα καὶ ἡ νύμφη λέγουσιν· Ἐλθέ· καὶ ὁ ἀκούων εἰπάτω· Ἐλθέ· καὶ ὁ διψῶν ἐλθέτω, καὶ ὁ θέλων λαμβανέτω τὸ ὕδωρ ζωῆς δωρεάν.

s And the Spirit and b the bride say, e Come. And let him that heareth say, Come. And let him d that is athirst, come. * And whosoever will, let him take the water of life freely.

3 And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment : Of sin, because they believe not on me: Οι righteousness, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more: Of judgment, because the prince of this world is judged, John xvi. 8-11.

b See on John iii. ver. 29.

See on Matt. xxii. ver, 3. clause 1. d See on Matt. v. ver. 6. clause 1. * See on John iv. ver. 10. clause 3.

VER. 18.

Συμμαρτυροῦμαι γὰρ παντὶ ἀκούοντι

For I testify unto every man that heareth the words of the prophecy of this book, a If any man shall add unto these things, God shall add unto him the that are written in this book: plagues

a See on Matt. xv. ver. 9. clause 2.

VER. 19.

Καὶ ἐάν τις ἀφαιρῇ ἀπὸ τῶν λόγων βίβλου τῆς προφητείας ταύτης, ἀφαιρήσει ὁ Θεὸς τὸ μέρος αὐτοῦ ἀπὸ βίβλου τῆς ζωῆς, καὶ ἐκ τῆς πόλεως τῆς ἁγίας, καὶ τῶν γεγραμμένων ἐν βιβλίῳ τούτῳ.

And if any man shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy, the book of life, and out of the holy city, God shall take away his part out of and from the things which are written in this book:

• Or, from the tree of life.

VER. 20.

Λέγει ὁ μαρτυρῶν ταῦτα· καὶ ἔρχομαι ταχύ· ἀμήν. Ναὶ ἔργου, Κύριε Ἰησοῦ.

He which testifieth these things saith, Surely I come quickly; Amen. b Even so, come, Lord Jesus.

a See on chap. iii. ver. 11. clause 1. b See on 1 Thess. i. ver. 10. clause 1.

VER. 21.

Η χάρις τοῦ Κυρίου ἡμῶν Ἰησοῦ Χριστ τοῦ μετὰ πάντων ὑμῶν. ̓Αμήν.

a The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ

τοὺς λόγους τῆς προφητείας του βιβλίου | be with you all. Amen. τούτου· ἐάν τις ἐπιτίθη πρὸς ταῦτα, ἐπι

a See on Rom. i. ver. 7. clause 7.



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ABEL, slain by Cain, i. 428.

172. Not to provide for their maina
Abomination, practised by the wicked, tenance, 173. To avoid persecution,
ii. 528.

181. Their authority in remitting
of desolation, i. 438.

sins, 313. Binding and loosing,
Abraham, father of the Jews, i. 32. 338. Ordained by Christ, 535.

God raises up children to him, 33. To bring forth fruit, ii. 333. To
His seed, ii. 142. Who are his chil. preach the Gospel, iii. 249. Wit-
dren, 289. ii. 106. Canaan pro- nesses of Christ, ii. 1. 188. Ministers
mised to him, ii. 393. The pro- of the word, 1. Their miraculous
mises made to him, iii. 316.

powers derived from Christ, 374.
Adoption, ii. 197.

Their boldness in preaching the
Adultery, punishment of, among the Gospel, 381. jii. 73. Their joy in

Jews, i. 9. Forbidden, 79. 354. the prosperity of the churches, ji.
Wickedness of, ii. 551. 653.

513. Manner of their preaching,
spiritual, punishment of, iii. iii. 43. Plant Christian churches,

11. Sufferings of, 64. 66. Am-
Affliction, the lot of the righteous, iii. bassadors of Christ, 79.

54. Works good to the believer, 143. Apparitions, appearance of, i. 287.
Almsgiving, enjoined, i. 83.

Ark of the covenant, iii. 344.
Alpha and Omega, Christ, iii. 453. Armies of God, sent against the wick-
Altar of incense, ii. 4.

ed, i. 400.
Amen, i. 101.

Armour of God, to be put on, ii. 651.
Andrew, call of, i. 49.

Asia, sufferings of the apostles there,
Angel, glorious appearance of, i. 516. iii. 63,

of the Lord, appearance of, ii. Assurance, connected with adoption,

iii. 168.
Angels, ministration of, i. 44. 46. 268. Atonement, extent of Christ's, iii. 251.

332. iii. 238. 343. To accompany Attention, requisite in the affairs of
Christ at his second advent, i. 445. * salvation, iii. 245.
Multitude of, 489. ii. 28. iii. 473. Authority, the disciples of Christ not
Ministry of, in giving the law, ii. to exercise it over each other, i. 368,
407. iii. 246. Not to be worship- 369.
ped, 161. Minister to Christ, 203. Avenger, God, of his saints, ii. 135.

Worship Christ, 238.
Anger, sinless, i. 76.

Babes, instructed by God, i. 210.
Anointing, funereal, i. 474."

Babylon, mystical, iii. 494. Destruc-
Antioch, persecution of the apostles tion of, 494. 505. Sin of, 506.
there, iïi. 221.

Baptism, water, i. 28. 510. Of the
Anxiety, about worldly things to be Holy Ghost, 36. In the name of

guarded against, i. 108. iii. 113. the Trinity, 521. _In the name of
Apostacy, sin and danger of, i. 137. Christ, ii. 426. Doctrines of, iii.
iii. 298. To precede the last day, 297. Jewish, 350.
186. 203.

Barbarians, foreigners so called, ii.
Apostates, awful state of, i. 239.

Apostle, Christ so called, iii. 259. Battle, of the Almighty, iii. 511.
Apostles, called from secular employ- Beast of the bottomless pit, iii. 491. His

ments, i. 49. Receive miraculous destruction, 494.
powers, 170. 173. Sent to the Jews, Beloved of God, ii. 508.

Benevolence, enjoined, i. 83. Reward
of, 90. 191-194. ii. 118. iii. 303.
Commended and rewarded, i. 467.
The fruit of religion, iii. 387.
Bethany, i. 379.

Bethlehem, the town of David, ii, 26.
Birth, the new, fi. 198, 199. 225.
Evidences of, 226. Promises of, ib.
Bishop, qualifications of, iii. 200. 216.
To be tried before their appoint-
ment, 209.

Blameless, saints to be, in the day of
Christ, iii. 2.

Blasphemy, punished with death, i.
498. ii. 293.

Blessed, who are, i. 56. 450.
Blessing, asked upon food, i. 284.
Blind, restored by Christ, i. 165.197.

Blindness, spiritual of the natural man,
i. 106. Of the Jewish rulers, 382.

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Judicial, of the wicked, i.
249. ii. 443.
Blood, eating of, forbidden, ii. 449. Of
men on their murderers, i. 427. The
tabernacle and vessels of the min-
istry sprinkled with, iii. 353.

of Christ, shed for sin, i. 372.
Justifies, ii. 581.

of the covenant, i. 480.
Boasting, excluded by the Gospel, ii.


Boldness, enjoined, in approaching the
throne of grace, iii. 285.
Book, written within and without, iii.

of life, names in, ii. 93.
Bread, given by God, i. 96.
Brethren, Christ's disciples are, i. 418.
Christ's, 242.

Bridegroom, Christ the, ii. 234.
Broken-hearted, comforted by Christ,
i. 226.

Brother, seed to be raised unto him, i.

Burnt offerings, consumed without the
camp, iii. 380.

Caiaphas, the Jewish High Priest, i. 472.
Called of God, who are, ii. 507.
Canaan, promised to Abraham and his
seed, ii. 393.

Capernaum, the dwelling place of
Christ, i. 46.

Captives, delivered by Christ, ii. 44.
Captivity, Babylonian, i. 6.

Care, of God over his people, ii. 93.

Caution, ia religion urged, iii. 269.
Centurion, i. 142.

Charity, the fruits of, iii. 47.
Chastening, divine, the purposes of,

iii. 42.

Cherubim, placed over the mercy-seat,
iii. 345. Form of, 469.

Chief Priests, seek to destroy Christ,
4. 378.

Children, their duty to parents, i. 292.
352. Punishment of those who
curse their parents, 293. Brought to
Christ, 348. Given in answer to
prayer, ii. 5. First-born male con-
secrated to God, 30. To be taught
the fear of God, iii. 187.

Men must become like them te
enter the kingdom of God, i. 328.
of God, i. 62. 68.

of the devil, i. 267.
Christ: his titles and offices, Alpha and
Omega, iii. 453.-Amen, 465.-
Anointed, ii. 44.-Beginning of the
creation of God, iii. 156.-Beloved
of God, i. 223.-Beloved Son of
God, 40.-Bridegroom, 161. 453.
ii. 234.-Brightness of his Father's
glory, iii.256.-Captain and leader,
253.-Corner stone, i. 394.-Chief
corner stone, 311.-Day-spring, ii.
24.-Emmanuel, i. 13.-Faithful
witness, iii. 452.-First-fruits of the
dead, 55.-God with us, i. 15.—
Good shepherd, ii. 299.-Governor,
i. 17.-Great High Priest, iii. $26.
329.-High Priest, 260.-Holy
One of God, i. 528.-Image of God,
iii. 75. 145.-Judge of the world,
ii. 252. Just One, 375.-King, 4.
15.-King of kings, iii. 212.—
Lamb of God, ii. 213.-Light of
men, i. 47; of the world, ii. 193.—
The Lord, i. 375. 415. H. 10. 27.—
Lord of the Sabbath, i. 220.—Maker
of all things, ii. 192.-Master, i.
406. 418. Mediator, iii. 197.-
Messiah, i. 8. ii. 27.-Only begot-
ten of the Father, 201.-A Priest,
after the order of Melchisedek, iii.
289.-A Prince, ii. 386.-Prophet
and teacher, i. 75. 215. 309.-Re-
surrection and life, ii. 308.-Sa-
viour of the world, i. 10; of the
Gentiles, 224.-Servant of God,
223.-Son of Abraham, 2; of Da-
vid, 1; of God, 133. 289; of man,
308. iii. 454.-The Word, ii. 191.
Dignity of, i. 238. 415. i. 8.
235. Greater than the temple, i
219. Greater than John Baptist,
ii. 35. Superior to angels, iii. 237.
Greater than Moses, 262. His glory,
ii. 200..

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