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 animals said, Amen: and the twenty four elders fell down and worshipped Him that liveth to endless ages.
Revelation 4:4
And around the throne were four and twenty seats: and upon the seats I saw twenty four elders sitting, clothed in white garments; and they had upon their heads crowns of gold.
Revelation 7:10
and crying with a loud voice, saying, Salvation be ascribed to our God, who sitteth upon the throne, and to the Lamb.
Revelation 19:4
And the four and twenty elders, and the four animals fell down and worshipped God that sat upon the throne, saying, Amen; Alleluia.
John 5:23
that all men may honour the Son, even as they honour the Father: he, that honoureth not the Son, honoureth not the Father that sent Him.
Romans 14:10
But why dost thou censure thy brother? or why dost thou set at nought thy brother? since we shall all stand before the tribunal of Christ;
Philippians 2:9
Wherefore God hath highly exalted Him, and given Him a name above every name:
Hebrews 1:6
and when He again introduceth the First-born into the world, he saith, "And let all the angels of God worship Him."


Revelation 14:2
And I heard a voice from heaven, like the noise of many waters, and as the sound of great thunder; and I heard the sound of harpers playing on their harps:
Revelation 15:2
And I saw as it were a sea of glass mingled with fire; and those that had gained the victory from the beast, and from his image, and from his mark, and from the number of his name, standing on the sea of glass, and having harps to celebrate the praises of God.


Revelation 15:7
And one of the four living beings gave to the seven angels seven golden vials full of the wrath of God, who liveth for ever and ever.

The prayers

Revelation 8:3
And another angel came and stood at the altar, having a golden censer; and there was given to Him much incense, that He might present it with the prayers of all the saints on the golden altar, which was before the throne.

General references

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