V. Conclusion -- The Lord's Last Warning
and the Apostle's Last Prayer
6 And 1he said to me, These words are afaithful and true; and the 2Lord, the bGod of the 3cspirits of the dprophets, has sent His angel to eshow to His slaves the things which must quickly take place.
7 And behold, 1I acome quickly. bBlessed is he who keeps the words of the prophecy of this scroll.
8 And I aJohn am he who hears and sees these things. And when I heard and saw, I bfell to worship before the feet of the angel who showed me these things.
9 And he said to me, aDo not do that! I am your fellow slave and a fellow slave of your brothers the bprophets and of those who ckeep the words of this scroll. dWorship God.
10 And he said to me, Do 1not aseal the words of the bprophecy of this scroll, for the ctime is near.
11 1Let ahim who does unrighteousness do unrighteousness still; and let him who is filthy be filthy still; and let him who is righteous do righteousness still; and let him who is holy be holy still.
12 Behold, 1I acome quickly, and My 2breward is with Me to render to each one as his work is.
13 1I am the aAlpha and the Omega, the 2bFirst and the Last, the cBeginning and the End.
14 1aBlessed are those who 2bwash their crobes that 3they may have 4dright to the etree of life and may fenter 5by the ggates into the city.
15 1aOutside are the bdogs and the sorcerers and the fornicators and the murderers and the idolaters and everyone who loves and cmakes a lie.
16 I Jesus have asent My angel to testify to you these things 1for the 2bchurches. I am the 3cRoot and the dOffspring of David, the bright 4emorning star.
17 And the 1aSpirit and the bbride say, 2cCome! And let him who hears say, cCome! And let him who is dthirsty 3ecome; let 4him who wills take the fwater of life freely.
18 1I testify to everyone who hears the words of the aprophecy of this scroll: If anyone badds to them, God will add to him the 2cplagues which are written in this scroll;
19 And if anyone atakes away from the words of the scroll of this prophecy, God will take away his part from the 1btree of life and out of the choly city, which are written in this scroll.
20 He who testifies these things says, Yes, 1I acome quickly. bAmen. 2cCome, Lord Jesus!
21 The 1agrace of the Lord 2Jesus be with all 3the bsaints. cAmen.