Revelation Chapter 7
1 And after these things I saw four angels standing on the fourcorners of the earthholding the four winds of the earththat the wind should not blow on the earthnor on the seanor on any tree.
2 And I saw another angel ascending from the easthaving theseal of the living Godand he cried with a loud voice to thefour angelsto whom it was given to hurt the earth and thesea
3 SayingHurt not the earthneither the seanor the treestill we have sealed the servants of our God in theirforeheads.
4 And I heard the number of them which were sealedand therewere sealed an hundred and forty and four thousand of all thetribes of the children of Israel.
5 Of the tribe of Juda were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribeof Reuben were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Gadwere sealed twelve thousand.
6 Of the tribe of Aser were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribeof Nephthalim were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe ofManasses were sealed twelve thousand.
7 Of the tribe of Simeon were sealed twelve thousand. Of thetribe of Levi were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe ofIssachar were sealed twelve thousand.
8 Of the tribe of Zabulon were sealed twelve thousand. Of thetribe of Joseph were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe ofBenjamin were sealed twelve thousand.
9 After this I beheldandloa great multitudewhich no mancould numberof all nationsand kindredsand peopleandtonguesstood before the throneand before the Lambclothedwith white robesand palms in their hands
10 And cried with a loud voicesayingSalvation to our Godwhich sitteth upon the throneand unto the Lamb.
11 And all the angels stood round about the throneand about theelders and the four beastsand fell before the throne ontheir facesand worshipped God
12 SayingAmenBlessingand gloryand wisdomandthanksgivingand honourand powerand mightbe unto ourGod for ever and ever. Amen.
13 And one of the elders answeredsaying unto meWhat are thesewhich are arrayed in white robesand whence came they
14 And I said unto himSirthou knowest. And he said to me These are they which came out of great tribulationand havewashed their robesand made them white in the blood of theLamb.
15 Therefore are they before the throne of Godand serve him dayand night in his templeand he that sitteth on the throneshall dwell among them.
16 They shall hunger no moreneither thirst any moreneithershall the sun light on themnor any heat.
17 For the Lamb which is in the midst of the throne shall feedthemand shall lead them unto living fountains of watersandGod shall wipe away all tears from their eyes.