Then I began to weep greatly because no one was found worthy to open the [a]book or to look into it; and one of the elders *said to me, “Stop weeping; behold, the (A)Lion that is (B)from the tribe of Judah, the (C)Root of David, has overcome so as to open the [b]book and its seven seals.”

And I saw [c]between the throne (with the four living creatures) and (D)the elders a (E)Lamb standing, as if (F)slain, having seven (G)horns and (H)seven eyes, which are (I)the seven Spirits of God, sent out into all the earth.

Read full chapter


  1. Revelation 5:4 Or scroll
  2. Revelation 5:5 Or scroll
  3. Revelation 5:6 Lit in the middle of the throne and of the four living creatures, and in the middle of the elders