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Bible Commentaries

Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes

Revelation 15

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-10 and 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.

LORD = O LORD.

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". "Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/bul/revelation-15.html. 1909-1922.