Revelation 18:3

“For all nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her fornication, and the kings of the earth have committed fornication with her, and the merchants of the earth are waxed rich through the abundance of her delicacies.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For all nations haue drunke of the wine of the wrath of her fornication, and the Kings of the earth haue committed fornication with her, & the Merchants of the earth are waxed rich thorow the abundance of her delicacies.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For all the nations have drunk of the wine of the passion of her immorality, and the kings of the earth have committed {acts of} immorality with her, and the merchants of the earth have become rich by the wealth of her sensuality."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For by the wine of the wrath of her fornication all the nations are fallen; and the kings of the earth committed fornication with her, and the merchants of the earth waxed rich by the power of her wantonness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For through the wine of the wrath of her evil desires all the nations have come to destruction; and the kings of the earth made themselves unclean with her, and the traders of the earth had their wealth increased by the power of her evil ways.
- Basic English Bible

because all the nations have drunk of the wine of the fury of her fornication; and the kings of the earth have committed fornication with her, and the merchants of the earth have been enriched through the might of her luxury.
- Darby Bible

For all nations have drank of the wine of the wrath of her lewdness, and the kings of the earth have committed lewd deeds with her, and the merchants of the earth have become rich through the abundance of her delicacies.
- Webster's Bible

For all the nations have drunk the wine of the anger provoked by her fornication, and the kings of the earth have committed fornication with her, and the merchants of the earth have grown rich through her excessive luxury."
- Weymouth Bible

For all the nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her sexual immorality, the kings of the earth committed sexual immorality with her, and the merchants of the earth grew rich from the abundance of her luxury."
- World English Bible

For alle folkis drunkun of the wraththe of fornycacioun of hir, and kingis of the erthe, and marchauntis of the erthe, diden fornycacioun with hir; and thei ben maad riche of the vertu of delices of hir.
- Wycliffe Bible

because of the wine of the wrath of her whoredom have all the nations drunk, and the kings of the earth with her did commit whoredom, and merchants of the earth from the power of her revel were made rich.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Revelation 18:3


Re 18:3 For all the nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath. Partaken with her in her sins. Of her fornication. See PNT "Re 17:5". Merchants of the earth are waxed rich. Her luxurious living had made great markets.

Discussion for Revelation 18:3

  • Sorcery is Satan's wrathful and ultimate weapon that he uses to draw every person into eternal condemnation together with himself.
    This world is filled and contaminated with sorcery. Anything that you can think of in this world has sorcery in it.
    This whole world is immensed in sorcery.
    It for this reason that God has said, "Love not the world neither the things that are in the world". 1john 2;15,16. Read also 2cor 6;17 to 18.
    Understand what sorcery is and flee from it 100% through Christ Jesus and you will be saved.
    Sorcery makes it impossible for one to connect with the Infinite Creator.

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