Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus write; These things saith he that holdeth the seven stars in his right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks;
And to the angel of the church in Smyrna, write, "THESE things saith the first and last, who was dead, and is alive."
And unto the angel of the church in Sardis, write, "THESE things saith he that hath the seven spirits of God and the seven stars; I know thy works, that thou hast the reputation of being alive, but art dead.
saying, "I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, what you shall see, write in a book, and send it to the seven churches which are in Asia; to Ephesus, to Smyrna, to Pergamos, to Thyatira, to Sardis, to Philadelphia, and to Laodicea."
in his right hand he held seven stars: out of his mouth went a sharp two-edged sword, and his countenance was as the sun shining in his full glory.
And the third angel sounded, and there fell a great star from heaven, burning like a flambeau, and it fell upon the third part of the rivers, and upon the fountains of waters.
and there appeared a great wonder in heaven, a WOMAN invested with glory like the sun: the moon was under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars:
he was a burning and a shining light: and you were willing to be entertain'd for a while with his light.
and I turned to see from whence the voice came that spake to me. and turning about, I saw seven golden candlesticks;
for where two or three are assembled in my name, there am I in the midst of them.
teaching them to observe every thing which I have enjoin'd you: and be assured I shall be always with you to the end of the world.