Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And when he had taken the book, the four beasts and four and twenty elders fell down before the Lamb, having every one of them harps, and golden vials full of odours, which are the prayers of saints.

The prayers

General references

Bible References

The four

Revelation 5:14
And the four living creatures said, "Amen!" And the elders fell down and worshipped.
Revelation 4:4
Round the throne were twenty-four thrones, and seated on the thrones were twenty-four elders, clothed in white garments, and golden crowns on their heads.
Revelation 7:10
and they cry out with a loud voice, saying, "Salvation belongs to our God who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb."
Revelation 19:4
And the twenty-four elders and the four living creatures fell down and worshipped God who is seated on the throne, saying, "Amen. Hallelujah!"
John 5:23
that all may honor the Son just as they honor the Father. He who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent him.
Romans 14:10
Why do you judge your brother? Or you, why do you despise your brother? For we shall all stand before the judgment seat of God.
Philippians 2:9
Therefore God also highly exalted him, and bestowed on him the name which is above every name,
Hebrews 1:6
And again, when God brings the first-born into the world, he says, "Let all God's angels worship him."


Revelation 14:2
I heard a voice from heaven like the sound of many waters and like the sound of loud thunder, and the voice I heard was like the sound of harpists playing on their harps.
Revelation 15:2
And I saw what looked like a sea of glass mixed with fire and, standing beside the sea of glass, those who had been victorious over the beast and his image and over the number of his name. They held harps of God


Revelation 15:7
Then one of the four living creatures gave to the seven angels seven golden bowls full of the wrath of God, who lives for ever and ever.

The prayers

Revelation 8:3
Another angel, who had a golden censer, came and stood at the altar. And he was given much incense to offer, with the prayers of all the saints, on the golden altar before the throne.

General references

Revelation 11:16
And the twenty-four elders, who sit on their thrones before God, fell on their faces and worshipped God,