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16 And the number of the armies of the horsemen was twice ten thousand times ten thousand: I heard the number of them. 17 And thus I saw the horses in the vision, and them that sat on them, having breastplates as of fire and of hyacinth and of brimstone: and the heads of the horses are as the heads of lions; and out of their mouths proceedeth fire and smoke and brimstone. 18 By these three plagues was the third part of men killed, by the fire and the smoke and the brimstone, which proceeded out of their mouths. 19 For the power of the horses is in their mouth, and in their tails: for their tails are like unto serpents, and have heads; and with them they hurt.

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16 The number of the armies of the horsemen was (A)two hundred million; (B)I heard the number of them. 17 And [a]this is how I saw (C)in the vision the horses and those who sat on them: the riders had breastplates the color of fire and of hyacinth and of [b](D)brimstone; and the heads of the horses are like the heads of lions; and (E)out of their mouths proceed fire and smoke and [c](F)brimstone. 18 A (G)third of [d]mankind was killed by these three plagues, by the (H)fire and the smoke and the [e]brimstone which proceeded out of their mouths. 19 For the power of the horses is in their mouths and in their tails; for their tails are like serpents and have heads, and with them they do harm.

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Footnotes

  1. Revelation 9:17 Lit thus I saw
  2. Revelation 9:17 I.e. burning sulphur
  3. Revelation 9:17 I.e. burning sulphur
  4. Revelation 9:18 Gr anthropoi
  5. Revelation 9:18 I.e. burning sulphur