Bible: Rev 6:3-11

6:3 Then 1  when the Lamb 2  opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature saying, “Come! 6:4 And another horse, fiery red, 3  came out, and the one who rode it 4  was granted permission 5  to take peace from the earth, so that people would butcher 6  one another, and he was given a huge sword.

6:5 Then 7  when the Lamb opened the third seal I heard the third living creature saying, “Come!” So 8  I looked, 9  and here came 10  a black horse! The 11  one who rode it 12  had a balance scale 13  in his hand. 6:6 Then 14  I heard something like a voice from among the four living creatures saying, “A quart 15  of wheat will cost a day’s pay 16  and three quarts of barley will cost a day’s pay. But 17  do not damage the olive oil and the wine!

6:7 Then 18  when the Lamb opened the fourth seal I heard the voice of the fourth living creature saying, “Come! 6:8 So 19  I looked 20  and here came 21  a pale green 22  horse! The 23  name of the one who rode it 24  was Death, and Hades followed right behind. 25  They 26  were given authority over a fourth of the earth, to kill its population with the sword, 27  famine, and disease, 28  and by the wild animals of the earth.

6:9 Now 29  when the Lamb opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar the souls of those who had been violently killed 30  because of the word of God and because of the testimony they had given. 6:10 They 31  cried out with a loud voice, 32 How long, 33  Sovereign Master, 34  holy and true, before you judge those who live on the earth and avenge our blood? 6:11 Each 35  of them was given a long white robe and they were told to rest for a little longer, until the full number was reached 36  of both their fellow servants 37  and their brothers who were going to be killed just as they had been.

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