Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I saw as it were a sea of glass mingled with fire: and them that had gotten the victory over the beast, and over his image, and over his mark, and over the number of his name, stand on the sea of glass, having the harps of God.
and before the throne there was something like a
sea of glass, like crystal; and in the center and around the throne, four living creatures full of eyes in front and behind.
The material of the wall was
jasper; and the city was pure gold, like clear glass.
When the Lord has washed away the filth of the
daughters of Zion and purged the bloodshed of Jerusalem from her midst, by the spirit of judgment and the spirit of burning,
“As for me,
I baptize you with water for repentance, but He who is coming after me is mightier than I, and I am not fit to remove His sandals; He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.
1 Peter 1:7
so that the
proof of your faith, being more precious than gold which is perishable, even though tested by fire, may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ;
1 Peter 4:12
Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, which comes upon you for your testing, as though some strange thing were happening to you;
But after the three and a half days,
the breath of life from God came into them, and they stood on their feet; and great fear fell upon those who were watching them.
overcame him because of the blood of the Lamb and because of the word of their testimony, and they did not love their life even when faced with death.
deceives those who dwell on the earth because of the signs which it was given him to perform in the presence of the beast, telling those who dwell on the earth to make an image to the beast who *had the wound of the sword and has come to life.
Then I looked, and behold,
the Lamb was standing on Mount Zion, and with Him one hundred and forty-four thousand, having His name and the name of His Father written on their foreheads.
searched for a man among them who would build up the wall and stand in the gap before Me for the land, so that I would not destroy it; but I found no one.
When He had taken the
book, the four living creatures and the twenty-four elders fell down before the Lamb, each one holding a harp and golden bowls full of incense, which are the prayers of the saints.
And I heard a voice from heaven, like
the sound of many waters and like the sound of loud thunder, and the voice which I heard was like the sound of harpists playing on their harps.
After these things I heard something like a
loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, saying,“ Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power belong to our God;