Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

Immediately, I was in [i.e., under the influence of] the Holy Spirit [See 1:10], and there before me was situated a throne in heaven, with Someone sitting on it [Note: From the following description, this appears to have been God].

New American Standard Bible

Immediately I was in the Spirit; and behold, a throne was standing in heaven, and One sitting on the throne.

King James Version

And immediately I was in the spirit: and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne.

Holman Bible

Immediately I was in the Spirit, and a throne was set there in heaven. One was seated on the throne,

International Standard Version

Instantly I was in the Spirit, and I saw a throne in heaven with a person seated on the throne.

A Conservative Version

And straightaway I became in spirit. And behold, a throne was set in heaven, and him sitting upon the throne

American Standard Version

Straightway I was in the Spirit: and behold, there was a throne set in heaven, and one sitting upon the throne;

Amplified

At once I was in [special communication with] the Spirit; and behold, a throne stood in heaven, with One seated on the throne.

Anderson New Testament

And immediately I was in spirit; and behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne;

Bible in Basic English

Straight away I was in the Spirit: and I saw a high seat in heaven, and one was seated on it;

Common New Testament

At once I was in the Spirit; and behold, a throne was standing in heaven, with one sitting on the throne.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Immediately I was in an extasy: and I saw a throne placed in heaven, and one sitting on the throne.

Darby Translation

Immediately I became in the Spirit; and behold, a throne stood in the heaven, and upon the throne one sitting,

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

And immediately I was in the Spirit: and behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sitting upon it;

Godbey New Testament

Immediately I was in the Spirit: and behold, a throne was set in the heaven, and on the throne one sitting,

Goodspeed New Testament

Immediately after this I found myself in a trance, and there stood a throne in heaven with a being seated on it.

John Wesley New Testament

And immediately I was in the Spirit, and behold a throne was set in heaven, and one sitting on the throne.

Julia Smith Translation

And instantly I was in the spirit: and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sitting upon the throne.

King James 2000

And immediately I was in the spirit; and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Immediately I was in the Spirit, and behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one was seated on the throne.

Modern King James verseion

And immediately I became in spirit. And behold, a throne was set in Heaven, and One sat upon the throne.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And immediately I was in the spirit; and behold, a seat was put in heaven, and one sat on the seat.

Moffatt New Testament

At once I found myself rapt in the Spirit; and lo a Throne stood in heaven with One seated on the throne ??3 the seated One resembled in appearance jasper and sardius ??and round the throne a rainbow resembling emerald in appearance;

Montgomery New Testament

Immediately I was in the Spirit; and behold, there stood a throne in heaven, and upon the throne One sat;

NET Bible

Immediately I was in the Spirit, and a throne was standing in heaven with someone seated on it!

New Heart English Bible

Immediately I was in the Spirit. Behold, there was a throne set in heaven, and one sitting on the throne.

Noyes New Testament

Immediately I was in the Spirit; and lo! a throne was set ha heaven, and one sat on the throne.

Sawyer New Testament

And immediately I was in the Spirit; and behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne.

The Emphasized Bible

straightway, I came to be in Spirit, and lo! a throne, stood in heaven, and, upon the throne, was one sitting;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And immediately I was [rapt] in spirit: and, lo! a throne was placed in heaven, and upon the throne a person sitting.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Immediately after this I fell into a trance. There stood a throne in Heaven, and on the throne was One seated.

Webster

And immediately I was in the spirit: and behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne.

Weymouth New Testament

Immediately I found myself in the Spirit, and saw a throne in Heaven, and some One sitting on the throne.

Williams New Testament

Immediately I was under the Spirit's power, and I saw a throne in heaven with One seated on it.

World English Bible

Immediately I was in the Spirit. Behold, there was a throne set in heaven, and one sitting on the throne

Worrell New Testament

Straightway I was in the Spirit, and, behold, there was a throne set in Heaven, and One sitting upon the throne;

Worsley New Testament

And immmediately I was in the Spirit: and behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sitting on the throne.

Youngs Literal Translation

and immediately I was in the Spirit, and lo, a throne was set in the heaven, and upon the throne is one sitting,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

εὐθέως 
Eutheos 
Usage: 61

I was
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

in
ἐν 
En 
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128
Usage: 2128

the spirit
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

ἰδού 
Idou 
behold, lo, see
Usage: 140

a throne
θρόνος 
Thronos 
Usage: 52

κεῖμαι 
Keimai 
lie, be laid, be set, be appointed, be, be made, laid up, there
Usage: 23

οὐρανός 
Ouranos 
Usage: 156

κάθημαι 
Kathemai 
sit, sit down, sit by, be set down, dwell
Usage: 78

on
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

The Heavenly Throne

1 After [seeing all] these things, I looked, and there in heaven I saw [a vision of] an open door, and the voice I had first heard speaking to me like [the sound of] a trumpet [See 1:10], said, "Come up here [i.e., to heaven], and I will show you the things which must happen after these things [i.e., the things just revealed]." 2 Immediately, I was in [i.e., under the influence of] the Holy Spirit [See 1:10], and there before me was situated a throne in heaven, with Someone sitting on it [Note: From the following description, this appears to have been God]. 3 And He who was seated [on it] appeared like jasper [i.e., possibly diamond. See 21:11] and carnelian [i.e., possibly a brilliant red stone], and there was a rainbow, resembling an emerald, surrounding the throne.


Cross References

Revelation 1:10

I was in [i.e., under the influence of] the Holy Spirit on the Lord's day [i.e., Sunday], when I heard behind me a loud voice, like a trumpet,

Revelation 1:10

I was in [i.e., under the influence of] the Holy Spirit on the Lord's day [i.e., Sunday], when I heard behind me a loud voice, like a trumpet,

Revelation 4:9

And whenever the living beings give glory and honor and thanks to God, who sits on His throne and who lives forever and ever,

Revelation 4:9

And whenever the living beings give glory and honor and thanks to God, who sits on His throne and who lives forever and ever,

Revelation 4:9

And whenever the living beings give glory and honor and thanks to God, who sits on His throne and who lives forever and ever,

Revelation 4:9

And whenever the living beings give glory and honor and thanks to God, who sits on His throne and who lives forever and ever,

Revelation 4:9-14

And whenever the living beings give glory and honor and thanks to God, who sits on His throne and who lives forever and ever,

Revelation 4:9

And whenever the living beings give glory and honor and thanks to God, who sits on His throne and who lives forever and ever,

Hebrews 8:1

Now this is the main point [or, the summary] of what we are saying: We have such a head priest [i.e., as described in chapter 7] who sat down at the right side of the throne of the Majesty [i.e., God] in heaven.

Revelation 3:21

The person who has victory [in the Christian life], I will grant him [the privilege of] sitting down with me on my throne, as I also had victory and sat down with my Father on His throne.

Revelation 4:5

And lightning flashes and [loud] sounds of rolling thunder came out of God's throne. And there were seven lighted torches burning in front of the throne, which are the seven Spirits of God [i.e., the Holy Spirit. See 1:4].

Revelation 5:1

Then I saw in the right hand of God, who sat on His throne, a book with writing on the inside and on the back, and sealed with seven seals.

Revelation 5:6-7

Then I saw a Lamb, looking like it had been killed. He was standing in the center of the throne, surrounded by the four living beings and the [twenty-four] elders. He has seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God [i.e., the Holy Spirit. See 1:4], sent throughout the entire earth.

Revelation 5:13

And I heard every creature in heaven, on the earth, under the earth, on the ocean and everything in them, saying [See Note at 4:8], "May there be praise and honor and splendor and power forever and ever, to God who sits on His throne and to the Lamb."

Revelation 6:16

And they called out to the mountains, "Fall on us and hide us from the face of God, who sits on His throne, and from the anger of the Lamb.

Revelation 7:9-17

After seeing [all] these things, I looked and there [I saw] a huge crowd, which no one could count, from every nation, and tribe, and race, and language group standing in front of the throne [of God] and in front of the Lamb. They were dressed in white robes and had palm tree branches in their hands.

Revelation 12:5

Then she gave birth to a baby boy, a son who will rule all the nations with an iron staff. And her child was snatched away to God and His throne.

Revelation 17:3

Then, under the power of the Holy Spirit, the angel transported me to a desert, and [there] I saw a woman sitting on a red beast. It was covered with names that cursed God and it had seven heads and ten horns.

Revelation 19:4

Then the twenty-four elders and the four living beings fell down and worshiped God, who sits on His throne. They said, "May it be so, Hallelujah!"

Revelation 20:11

Then I saw a great, white throne and Him who was seated on it [i.e., probably Christ]. Earth and heaven fled from His presence and they were not found anywhere [again].

Revelation 21:5

Then the One who is seated on the throne [i.e., Christ, or God] said, "Listen, I am making everything new!" Then He said, "Write [this], because these words are trustworthy and true."

Revelation 21:10

So, he transported me away in [i.e., under the influence of] the Holy Spirit, to a very high mountain and showed me the holy city Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God.

Revelation 22:1-3

Then the angel [See 21:9] showed me the river of the water of life. It was crystal-clear as it flowed out of the throne of God and the Lamb,

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