Revelation 7:1 And after that, I sawe .iiii. angels stande on the .iiii. corners of þe erth holdynge þe foure wyndes of the erth, þt þe wynde shuld not blowe on þe erth, nether on þe see, nether on eny tree. Revelation 7:2 And I sawe another angell ascende from the rysynge of the sunne, which had þe seale of the lyuyng God, & he cryed wyth a loude voyce to þe foure Angels (to whom power was geuen to hurte þe erth & the see)
An angel sealeth the servants of God in their foreheads.
Revelation 7:3 saying: hurt not the erth nether the see, nether the trees, tyll we haue sealed the seruauntes of oure God in their forheades.
The number of them that were sealed: of the tribes of Israel a certain number.
Revelation 7:4 And I hearde þe nombre of them whych were sealed, & ther were sealed an .C. & .xliiii.M. of all the trybes of the chyldren of Israel. Revelation 7:5 Of the trybe of Iuda were sealed .xii.M. Of the trybe of Ruben were sealed .xii.M. Of the trybe of Gad were sealed .xii.M. Revelation 7:6 Of the trybe of Aser were sealed .xii.M. Of þe trybe of Neptali were sealed .xii.M. Of þe tryb of Manasses were sealed .xii.M. Revelation 7:7 Of þe trybe of Symeon were sealed .xii.M. Of the trybe of Leuy were sealed .xii.M. Of the trybe of Isacar were sealed .xii.M. Revelation 7:8 Of þe trybe of Zabulon were sealed .xii.M. Of the trybe of Ioseph were sealed .xii.M. Of þe trybe of Beniamin were sealed .xii.M.
Of all other nations an innumerable multitude, which stand before the throne, clad in white robes, and palms in their hands.
Revelation 7:9 After this I behelde, & lo, a gret multitude (which noman coulde nombre) of all nacyons & people, & tonges, stode before þe seate, & before þe lambe, clothed with longe white garmentes, & palmes in their handes, Revelation 7:10 & cryed with a lowde voyce, sayinge: saluacyon be asscribed to him that sytteth vpon þe seate of oure God, & vnto þe lambe. Revelation 7:11 And all the angels stode in the compase of the seate, & of þe elders & of þe foure bestes, & fell before the seat on their faces, and worshypped God, Revelation 7:12 sayinge, Amen: Blessinge & glory & wysdome & thankes, and honour, & power, & myght, be vnto oure God for euermore. Amen. Revelation 7:13 And one of the elders answered, sayinge vnto me: what are these which are arayed in longe whyte garmentes, & whence came they?
Their robes were washed in the blood of the Lamb.
Revelation 7:14 And I sayde vnto him: Lord thou wotest. And he sayde to me: these are they, whych came out of great tribulacyon, & made their garmentes large, & made them white by the bloude of þe lambe: Revelation 7:15 therfore are they in the presence of þe seate of God & serue hym daye & nyght in his temple, & he that sytteth in the seate wyll dwell amonge them. Revelation 7:16 They shall honger no more, nether thyrst, nether shall the sunne lyght on them, nether eny heate. Revelation 7:17 For þe lambe whych is in þe myddes of þe seate, shall fede them, & shall leade them vnto fountaynes of lyuynge water, & God shall wype awaye all teares from their eyes.