Biblical Commentary

  • Revelation 1:4-8

    "I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, "who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty."

  • Revelation 5:11-14

    I heard every created thing which is in heaven, on the earth, under the earth, on the sea, and everything in them, saying, "To him who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb be the blessing, the honor, the glory, and the dominion, forever and ever! Amen!"

  • Revelation 7:9-17

    I saw a great multitude, which no man could number, out of every nation, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, dressed in white robes. They cried, "Salvation be to our God, who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb!"

  • Revelation 21:1-6

    "I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End. I will give freely to him who is thirsty from the spring of the water of life. He who overcomes, I will give him these things. I will be his God, and he will be my son."

  • Revelation 21:10, 21:22 – 22:5

    He showed me the holy city, Jerusalem. Its wall was jasper. The city was pure gold. The foundations were adorned with precious stones. He showed me a river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.

  • Revelation 22:12-14, 16-17, 20-21

    Blessed are those who do his commandments, that they may have the right to the tree of life, and may enter in by the gates into the city. Outside are sorcerers, the sexually immoral, murderers, idolaters, and everyone who loves falsehood.