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E.W. Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes
Revelation 15



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Verse 1

saw. App-133.

another. App-124.

sign. App-104. See Revelation 12:1.

in. App-133.

heaven. See Revelation 3:12.

seven angels. Occurs seven times; here, and: Revelation 15:6, Revelation 15:7, Revelation 15:8; Revelation 16:1; Revelation 17:1; Revelation 21:9.

seven. See App-10and App-197.

plagues. See Revelation 9:20 and App-197.

filled up. Compare App-125.

God. App-98.

Verse 2

sea of glass = glassy sea. See Revelation 4:6.

victory. See Revelation 2:7 and App-197.

over . . . mark. The texts omit.

and. Omit.

stand = standing

the. Omit.

Verse 3

song of Moses. See Exodus 15:1-19. Deuteronomy 32:1-43.

song. Greek. ode. See Revelation 5:9.

servant. App-190.

and the song, &c. Two songs are specified in this verse In connection with this "song of the Lamb" compare Psalms 86:9-12. Isaiah 66:15, Isaiah 66:16, Isaiah 66:23. Zephaniah 2:11. Zechariah 14:16, Zechariah 14:17, &c. "Great . . . made manifest "(verses: Revelation 3:4). These are the words of the song of the Lamb; distinct from, but the complement of, the song of Moses.


Almighty = the Almighty. App-98.

just. App-191.

true. App-175. See p. 1511.

saints. The texts read "nations".

Verse 4

Thee. The texts omit.

glorify. Greek. doxazo. Only here and Revelation 18:7 in Rev. See p. 1511.

holy. See Acts 2:27.

nations = the nations.

worship. App-137.

judgments = righteous sentence. App-177 and App-191.

are = were.

made manifest. App-106.

Verse 5

after that. See Revelation 1:19.

looked. As "saw", Revelation 15:1.

behold. The texts omit.

Temple. See Matthew 23:16.

testimony. Greek. marturion. Only here in Rev.; marluria in nine other places. Seep. 1511.

Verse 6

out of. App-104.

in . . . linen. The texts read "with precious stone pure and bright".

having, &c. = girt about (Greek. peri. App-104) the breasts.

Verse 7

beasts. See Revelation 4:8.

unto = to.

vials. See Revelation 5:8 and App-197.

liveth, &c. See Revelation 1:18.

liveth. App-170.

for . . . ever. App-151.

Verse 8

glory. See p. 1511.

power. App-172.

no man = no one. Greek. oudeis.

into. App-104.

were fulfilled. Compare App-125.


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Bullinger, Ethelbert William. "Commentary on Revelation 15:4". "E.W. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". 1909-1922.

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