Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And to them it was given that they should not kill them, but that they should be tormented five months: and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion, when he striketh a man.

They should not

They should be

And their

Bible References

It was

Revelation 13:5
And there was given to him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and authority was given him to work forty-two months.
John 19:11
Jesus answered him, "You would have no authority against Me, unless it were given to you from above; on this account, he who delivered Me up to you has greater sin."

They should not

Revelation 11:7
And when they finish their testimony, the beast that comes up out of the abyss will make war with them, and overcome them, and kill them.

They should be

Revelation 9:10
And they have tails like scorpions, and stings; and in their tails is their power to hurt men five months.

And their

Revelation 9:3
And out of the smoke came forth locusts upon the earth; and authority was given to them, as the scorpions of the earth have authority.