Revelation 16:6

“For they have shed the blood of saints and prophets, and thou hast given them blood to drink; for they are worthy.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For they haue shedde the blood of Saints and Prophets, and thou hast giuen them blood to drinke: for they are worthy.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for they poured out the blood of saints and prophets, and You have given them blood to drink. They deserve it."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for they poured out the blood of the saints and the prophets, and blood hast thou given them to drink: they are worthy.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For they made the blood of saints and prophets come out like a stream, and blood have you given them for drink; which is their right reward.
- Basic English Bible

for they have poured out the blood of saints and prophets, and thou hast given them blood to drink; they are worthy.
- Darby Bible

For they have shed the blood of saints and prophets, and thou hast given them blood to drink; for they are worthy.
- Webster's Bible

For they poured out the blood of Thy people and of the Prophets, and in return Thou hast given them blood to drink. And this they deserved."
- Weymouth Bible

For they poured out the blood of the saints and the prophets, and you have given them blood to drink. They deserve this."
- World English Bible

for thei schedden out the blood of halewis and prophetis, and thou hast youun to hem blood to drinke; for thei ben worthi.
- Wycliffe Bible

because blood of saints and prophets they did pour out, and blood to them Thou didst give to drink, for they are worthy;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Revelation 16:6


16:6 Thou host given then, blood to drink - Men do not drink out of the sea, but out of fountains and rivers. Therefore this is fitly added here. They are worthy - Is subjoined with a beautiful abruptness.


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