Revelation 22:1

“And he shewed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he shewed mee a pure riuer of water of life, cleere as Chrystall, proceeding out of the throne of God, and of the Lambe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then he showed me a river of the water of life, clear as crystal, coming from the throne of God and of the Lamb,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he showed me a river of water of life, bright as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb,
- American Standard Version (1901)

And I saw a river of water of life, clear as glass, coming out of the high seat of God and of the Lamb,
- Basic English Bible

And he shewed me a river of water of life, bright as crystal, going out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.
- Darby Bible

And he showed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.
- Webster's Bible

Then he showed me the river of the Water of Life, bright as crystal, issuing from the throne of God and of the Lamb.
- Weymouth Bible

He showed me a river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb,
- World English Bible

And he schewide to me a flood of quic watir, schinynge as cristal, comynge forth of the seete of God, and of the lomb,
- Wycliffe Bible

And he shewed me a pure river of water of life, bright as crystal, going forth out of the throne of God and of the Lamb:
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Revelation 22:1


22:1 And he showed me a river of the water of life - The ever fresh and fruitful effluence of the Holy Ghost. See #Ezek 47:1 |- 12; where also the trees are mentioned which bear fruit every month, that is, perpetually. Proceeding out of the throne of God, and of the Lamb - All that the Father hath, saith the Son of God, is mine; even the throne of his glory.


People's Bible Notes for Revelation 22:1


Re 22:1 The New Jerusalem (Continued). Epilogue SUMMARY OF REVELATION 22: The River of the Water of Life. The Tree of Life. The Divine Light of the City. Its Heavenly Purity. The Lord's Promise to Come. The Church Says Come. The Curse Upon Those Who Add to or Take from This Book. And he shewed me a pure river of water of life. A symbol of the eternal life flowing from the Son of God as a fountain, which has been bestowed upon all who dwell in the heavenly city. Clear as crystal. Radiant with glory. The shining light which comes from the river shows the glory of the heavenly life. Proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb. The fountain of this life is the throne of God, and it has been bestowed by the Son.

Discussion for Revelation 22:1

  • Hans Lim for verse 1
    I think instead of the throne of God, but the intention is the Father 's throne. God includes three persons of the Trinity. so my understanding in this paragraph is the Father 's throne and the throne of the Lamb
  • Pawan Upadhyay for verse 1
    Due to God,Jesus saw a pure life of heaven souls who was flow like water of river and life of heavenly souls was as bright as crystal and as transparent as crystal.Brightness is the symbol of happiness,joy,Enternal Bliss and Pleasure.King of heaven heavenly god was guiding the son of man. 'Lamb ' word is used for son of man.
  • PAUL SHUFORD for verse 1
    AND I JOHN SAW THESE THINGS AND HEARD THEM AND WHEN I HAD HEARD AND SEEN I FELL DOWN TO WORSHIP BEFORE THE FEET OF THE ANGEL WHICH SHEWED ME THESE THINGS.THEN SAITH HE UNYO ME SEE THOU DO IT NOT FOR I AM THY FELLOWSERVANT AND OF THY BRETHREN THE PROPHETS AND OF THEM WHICH KEEP THE SAYINGS OF THIS BOOK WORSHIP GOD

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