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Revelation 1

Prologue

1Ἀποκάλυψιςἀποκάλυψις nom s frevelation, unveiling, uncovering ἸησοῦἸησοῦς gen s mJesus, Joshua χριστοῦχριστός gen s mChrist, Messiah, Anointed One, ἣνὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that ἔδωκενδίδωμι 3s aor act indgive, offer αὐτῷαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it articlethe θεὸςθεός nom s mGod, god δεῖξαιδείκνυμι aor act indshow, point out τοῖς articlethe δουλοιςδοῦλος dat p mservant, slave, male slave αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it, ὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that δεῖδεῖ 3s pres act indit is necessary, inevitable γενεσθαιγίνομαι 2aor mid indbecome, be, come into being ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on ταχειτάχος dat s nspeed, quickness, καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἐσήμανενσημαίνω 3s aor act indindicate, signify ἀποστείλαςἀποστέλλω verbsend, send forth, send away διὰδιά prepthrough (gen), because of, on account of (acc) τοῦ articlethe ἀγγέλουἄγγελος gen s mangel, messenger αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it τῷ articlethe δούλῳδοῦλος dat s mservant, slave, male slave αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it ἸωάννῃἸωάννης dat s mJohn, 2ὃςὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that ἐμαρτύρησενμαρτυρέω 3s aor act indbear witness, testify, witness τὸν articlethe λογονλόγος acc s mword, message, speech τοῦ articlethe θεοῦθεός gen s mGod, god καὶκαί conjand, also, even τὴν articlethe μαρτυριανμαρτυρία acc s ftestimony, witness, evidence ἸησοῦἸησοῦς gen s mJesus, Joshua χριστοῦχριστός gen s mChrist, Messiah, Anointed One, ὅσαὅσος corr. pronounas great as, as many as, how much εἶδενὁράω 3s 2aor act indsee, look upon, experience. 3Μακάριοςμακάριος nom s mblessed, happy articlethe ἀναγινώσκωνἀναγινώσκω verbread, καὶκαί conjand, also, even οἱ articlethe ἀκούοντεςἀκούω verbhear, listen τοὺς articlethe λογουςλόγος acc p mword, message, speech τῆς articlethe προφητειαςπροφητεία gen s fprophecy καὶκαί conjand, also, even τηροῦντεςτηρέω verbkeep, guard, observe τὰ articlethe ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on αὐτῇαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it γεγραμμεναγράφω verbwrite: articlethe γὰργάρ conjfor, because καιρὸςκαιρός nom s mtime, season ἐγγύςἐγγύς advnear.

Greeting to The Seven Churches

4ἸωάννηςἸωάννης nom s mJohn ταῖς articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven ἐκκλησίαιςἐκκλησία dat p fassembly, congregation, church ταῖς articlethe ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on τῇ articlethe ἈσίᾳἈσία dat s fAsia, roughly the western third of Asia Minor: χαριςχάρις nom s fgrace, favor, kindness ὑμῖνσύ pers. pronounyou καὶκαί conjand, also, even εἰρήνηεἰρήνη nom s fpeace, peace of mind ἀπὸἀπό prepfrom (gen), away from, from θεοῦθεός gen s mGod, god articlethe ὢνεἰμί verbam, exist καὶκαί conjand, also, even articlethe ἦνεἰμί 3s impf act indam, exist καὶκαί conjand, also, even articlethe ἐρχόμενοςἔρχομαι verbcome, go: καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἀπὸἀπό prepfrom (gen), away from, from τῶν articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven πνευματωνπνεῦμα gen p nspirit, Spirit, wind ὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that ἐνώπιονἐνώπιον prepin front of, in the presence of (gen), before (gen) τοῦ articlethe θρονουθρόνος gen s mthrone, seat αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it: 5καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἀπὸἀπό prepfrom (gen), away from, from ἸησοῦἸησοῦς gen s mJesus, Joshua χριστοῦχριστός gen s mChrist, Messiah, Anointed One, articlethe μαρτυςμάρτυς nom s mwitness articlethe πιστοςπιστός nom s mfaithful, believing, trustworthy, articlethe πρωτοτοκοςπρωτότοκος nom s mfirst-born τῶν articlethe νεκρῶννεκρός gen p mdead, corpse, καὶκαί conjand, also, even articlethe ἄρχωνἄρχων nom s mruler, prince, leader τῶν articlethe βασιλεωνβασιλεύς gen p mking, ruler, emperor τῆς articlethe γῆςγῆ gen s fearth, land, soil. Τῷ articlethe ἀγαπῶντιἀγαπάω verblove ἡμᾶςἐγώ pers. pronounI, καὶκαί conjand, also, even λουσαντιλούω verbbathe, wash ἡμᾶςἐγώ pers. pronounI ἀπὸἀπό prepfrom (gen), away from, from τῶν articlethe ἁμαρτιῶνἁμαρτία gen p fsin ἡμῶνἐγώ pers. pronounI ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on τῷ articlethe αἵματιαἷμα dat s nblood αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it: 6καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἐποίησενποιέω 3s aor act inddo, make ἡμᾶςἐγώ pers. pronounI βασιλειανβασιλεία acc s fkingdom, royal rule, kingship, ἱερεῖςἱερεύς acc p mpriest τῷ articlethe θεῷθεός dat s mGod, god καὶκαί conjand, also, even πατρὶπατήρ dat s mfather, ancestor αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it: αὐτῷαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it articlethe δοξαδόξα nom s fglory, brightness, greatness καὶκαί conjand, also, even τὸ articlethe κρατοςκράτος nom s npower, dominion, strength εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in τοὺς articlethe αἰῶναςαἰών acc p mage, cycle of time τῶν articlethe αἰώνωναἰών gen p mage, cycle of time. Ἀμήνἀμήν hebtruly, amen, verily. 7Ἰδούὁράω verbsee, look upon, experience, ἔρχεταιἔρχομαι 3s pres mid/pas indcome, go μετὰμετά prepwith (gen), after (acc), with τῶν articlethe νεφελῶννεφέλη gen p fcloud, καὶκαί conjand, also, even ὄψεταιὁράω 3s fut mid indsee, look upon, experience αὐτὸναὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it πᾶςπᾶς nom s mall, every, all things ὀφθαλμόςὀφθαλμός nom s meye, καὶκαί conjand, also, even οἵτινεςὅστις rel. pronounwho, whoever, what αὐτὸναὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it ἐξεκέντησανἐκκεντέω 3p aor act indpierce, pierce through, transfix: καὶκαί conjand, also, even κοψονταικόπτω 3p fut mid indstrike, smite, cut off ἐπ᾽ἐπί prepover, on, at the time of (gen) αὐτὸναὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it πᾶσαιπᾶς nom p fall, every, all things αἱ articlethe φυλαὶφυλή nom p ftribe, race τῆς articlethe γῆςγῆ gen s fearth, land, soil. Ναίναί particleyes, truly, certainly, ἀμήνἀμήν hebtruly, amen, verily.

Vision of The Son of Man

9Ἐγὼἐγώ pers. pronounI ἸωάννηςἸωάννης nom s mJohn, articlethe ἀδελφὸςἀδελφός nom s mbrother, fellow believer ὑμῶνσύ pers. pronounyou καὶκαί conjand, also, even κοινωνὸςκοινωνός nom s mpartner, sharer ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on τῇ articlethe θλιψειθλῖψις dat s ftribulation, persecution, affliction καὶκαί conjand, also, even βασιλείᾳβασιλεία dat s fkingdom, royal rule, kingship καὶκαί conjand, also, even ὑπομονῇὑπομονή dat s fendurance, perseverance, steadfastness ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on χριστῷχριστός dat s mChrist, Messiah, Anointed One ἸησοῦἸησοῦς dat s mJesus, Joshua, ἐγενόμηνγίνομαι 1s 2aor mid indbecome, be, come into being ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on τῇ articlethe νήσῳνῆσος dat s fisland τῇ articlethe καλουμένῃκαλέω verbcall, name invite, invite ΠάτμῳΠάτμος dat s fPatmos, διὰδιά prepthrough (gen), because of, on account of (acc) τὸν articlethe λογονλόγος acc s mword, message, speech τοῦ articlethe θεοῦθεός gen s mGod, god καὶκαί conjand, also, even διὰδιά prepthrough (gen), because of, on account of (acc) τὴν articlethe μαρτυριανμαρτυρία acc s ftestimony, witness, evidence ἸησοῦἸησοῦς gen s mJesus, Joshua χριστοῦχριστός gen s mChrist, Messiah, Anointed One. 10Ἐγενόμηνγίνομαι 1s 2aor mid indbecome, be, come into being ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on πνευματιπνεῦμα dat s nspirit, Spirit, wind ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on τῇ articlethe κυριακῇκυριακός dat s fLord's, of the Lord ἡμέρᾳἡμέρα dat s fday: καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἤκουσαἀκούω 1s aor act indhear, listen φωνὴνφωνή acc s fsound, voice, noise ὀπίσωὀπίσω advbehind, after (gen), after μουἐγώ pers. pronounI μεγαληνμέγας acc s flarge, great ὡςὡς advas, like, so that σαλπιγγοςσάλπιγξ gen s ftrumpet, 11λεγουσηςλέγω verbsay, speak, ὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that βλεπειςβλέπω 2s pres act indsee, look γραψονγράφω verbwrite εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in βιβλιονβιβλίον acc s nbook, scroll, papyrus roll, καὶκαί conjand, also, even πεμψονπέμπω verbsend ταῖς articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven ἐκκλησίαιςἐκκλησία dat p fassembly, congregation, church, εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in ἜφεσονἜφεσος acc s fEphesus, καὶκαί conjand, also, even εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in Σμύρνανσμύρνα acc s fmyrrh (a costly perfume), Smyrna, myrrh, καὶκαί conjand, also, even εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in ΠέργαμονΠέργαμος acc s fPergamum, καὶκαί conjand, also, even εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in ΘυάτειραΘυάτειρα acc p nThyatira, καὶκαί conjand, also, even εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in ΣάρδειςΣάρδεις acc p fSardis, καὶκαί conjand, also, even εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in ΦιλαδέλφειανΦιλαδέλφεια acc s fPhiladelphia, καὶκαί conjand, also, even εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in ΛαοδίκειανΛαοδικεία acc s fLaodicea. 12Καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἐκεῖἐκεῖ advthere, in that place, yonder ἐπέστρεψαἐπιστρέφω 1s aor act indturn to, return, turn back to βλεπεινβλέπω pres act indsee, look τὴν articlethe φωνὴνφωνή acc s fsound, voice, noise ἥτιςὅστις rel. pronounwho, whoever, what ἐλάλειλαλέω 3s impf act indspeak, say μετ᾽μετά prepwith (gen), after (acc), with ἐμοῦἐγώ pers. pronounI. Καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἐπιστρέψαςἐπιστρέφω verbturn to, return, turn back to εἶδονὁράω 1s 2aor act indsee, look upon, experience ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven λυχνιαςλυχνία acc p flampstand χρυσᾶςχρυσοῦς acc p fgolden, 13καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on μέσῳμέσος dat s nmiddle, in the midst, in the middle τῶν articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven λυχνιῶνλυχνία gen p flampstand ὅμοιονὅμοιος acc s mlike, similar, similar to υἱῷυἱός dat s mson, descendent ἀνθρώπουἄνθρωπος gen s mman, person, human being, ἐνδεδυμένονἐνδύω verbput on, clothe ποδηρηποδήρης acc s mlong robe, καὶκαί conjand, also, even περιεζωσμενονπεριζώννυμι verbgird, gird round πρὸςπρός prepto, towards, with (acc) τοῖς articlethe μαστοῖςμαστός dat p mbreast, nipple, pap ζωνηνζώνη acc s fbelt, girdle, purse χρυσῆνχρυσοῦς acc s fgolden. 14 articlethe δὲδέ conjbut, and, now κεφαλὴκεφαλή nom s fhead αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it καὶκαί conjand, also, even αἱ articlethe τριχεςθρίξ nom p fhair λευκαὶλευκός nom p fwhite, bright ὡςὡς advas, like, so that ἔριονἔριον nom s nwool λευκονλευκός nom s nwhite, bright, ὡςὡς advas, like, so that χιωνχιών nom s fsnow: καὶκαί conjand, also, even οἱ articlethe ὀφθαλμοὶὀφθαλμός nom p meye αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it ὡςὡς advas, like, so that φλὸξφλόξ nom s fflame πυροςπῦρ gen s nfire, trials: 15καὶκαί conjand, also, even οἱ articlethe ποδεςπούς nom p mfoot αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it ὅμοιοιὅμοιος nom p mlike, similar, similar to χαλκολιβάνῳχαλκολίβανον dat s nburnished bronze, orichalcum, or frankincense of a yellow color, ὡςὡς advas, like, so that ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on καμίνῳκάμινος dat s ffurnace πεπυρωμενοιπυρόω verbburn, am purified by fire: καὶκαί conjand, also, even articlethe φωνὴφωνή nom s fsound, voice, noise αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it ὡςὡς advas, like, so that φωνὴφωνή nom s fsound, voice, noise ὑδάτωνὕδωρ gen p nwater πολλῶνπολύς gen p nmuch, many, often. 16Καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἔχωνἔχω verbhave, hold, possess ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on τῇ articlethe δεξιᾷδεξιός dat s fright, on the right hand, right hand αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it χειρὶχείρ dat s fhand ἀστέραςἀστήρ acc p mstar ἑπτάἑπτά indclseven: καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἐκἐκ prepout of, from (gen), by τοῦ articlethe στοματοςστόμα gen s nmouth, speech αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it ῥομφαίαῥομφαία nom s fsword, piercing grief διστομοςδίστομος nom s ftwo-edged ὀξεῖαὀξύς nom s fsharp, swift, eager ἐκπορευομένηἐκπορεύομαι verbgo out, come out, journey out: καὶκαί conjand, also, even articlethe ὄψιςὄψις nom s foutward appearance, face, countenance αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it, ὡςὡς advas, like, so that articlethe ἥλιοςἥλιος nom s msun, sunlight φαινειφαίνω 3s pres act indshine, appear, seem ἐνἐν prepin (dat), in, on τῇ articlethe δυναμειδύναμις dat s fpower, might, marvelous works αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it. 17Καὶκαί conjand, also, even ὅτεὅτε advwhen εἶδονὁράω 1s 2aor act indsee, look upon, experience αὐτόναὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it, ἔπεσαπίπτω 1s 2aor act indfall, fall under πρὸςπρός prepto, towards, with (acc) τοὺς articlethe ποδαςπούς acc p mfoot αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it ὡςὡς advas, like, so that νεκροςνεκρός nom s mdead, corpse: καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἔθηκεντίθημι 3s aor act indplace, put τὴν articlethe δεξιὰνδεξιός acc s fright, on the right hand, right hand αὐτοῦαὐτός pers. pronounhe, she, it ἐπ᾽ἐπί prepover, on, at the time of (gen) ἐμέἐγώ pers. pronounI, λεγωνλέγω verbsay, speak, Μὴμή not, no, lest φοβοῦφοβέομαι verbfear, am terrified: ἐγώἐγώ pers. pronounI εἰμιεἰμί 1s pres act indam, exist articlethe πρῶτοςπρῶτος nom s mfirst, before καὶκαί conjand, also, even articlethe ἔσχατοςἔσχατος nom s mlast, at the last, finally, 18καὶκαί conjand, also, even articlethe ζῶνζάω verblive, καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἐγενόμηνγίνομαι 1s 2aor mid indbecome, be, come into being νεκροςνεκρός nom s mdead, corpse, καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἰδούὁράω verbsee, look upon, experience, ζῶνζάω verblive εἰμὶεἰμί 1s pres act indam, exist εἰςεἰς prepinto (acc), into, in τοὺς articlethe αἰῶναςαἰών acc p mage, cycle of time τῶν articlethe αἰώνωναἰών gen p mage, cycle of time, ἀμήνἀμήν hebtruly, amen, verily: καὶκαί conjand, also, even ἔχωἔχω 1s pres act indhave, hold, possess τὰς articlethe κλεῖςκλείς acc p fkey τοῦ articlethe θανατουθάνατος gen s mdeath καὶκαί conjand, also, even τοῦ articlethe ᾍδουᾍδης gen s mHades. 19Γράψονγράφω verbwrite οὖνοὖν conjtherefore, then ὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that εἶδεςὁράω 2s 2aor act indsee, look upon, experience, καὶκαί conjand, also, even ὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that εἰσινεἰμί 3p pres act indam, exist, καὶκαί conjand, also, even ὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that μελλειμέλλω 3s pres act indam about to, will γινεσθαιγίνομαι pres mid/pas indbecome, be, come into being μετὰμετά prepwith (gen), after (acc), with ταῦταοὗτος dem pronounthis, he, she: 20τὸ articlethe μυστηριονμυστήριον nom s nsecret, mystery, anything hidden τῶν articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven ἀστέρωνἀστήρ gen p mstar ὧνὅς rel. pronounwho, which, that εἶδεςὁράω 2s 2aor act indsee, look upon, experience ἐπὶἐπί prepover, on, at the time of (gen) τῆς articlethe δεξιᾶςδεξιός gen s fright, on the right hand, right hand μουἐγώ pers. pronounI, καὶκαί conjand, also, even τὰς articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven λυχνιαςλυχνία acc p flampstand τὰς articlethe χρυσᾶςχρυσοῦς acc p fgolden. Οἱ articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven ἀστέρεςἀστήρ nom p mstar ἄγγελοιἄγγελος nom p mangel, messenger τῶν articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven ἐκκλησιῶνἐκκλησία gen p fassembly, congregation, church εἰσίνεἰμί 3p pres act indam, exist: καὶκαί conjand, also, even αἱ articlethe λυχνιαιλυχνία nom p flampstand αἱ articlethe ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven ἑπτὰἑπτά indclseven ἐκκλησίαιἐκκλησία nom p fassembly, congregation, church εἰσίνεἰμί 3p pres act indam, exist.