Revelation 3:18

I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness do not appear; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve, that thou mayest see.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I counsell thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest bee rich, and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakednesse doe not appeare, and anoint thine eyes with eye salue, that thou mayest see.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and {that} the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I counsel thee to buy of me gold refined by fire, that thou mayest become rich; and white garments, that thou mayest clothe thyself, and `that' the shame of thy nakedness be not made manifest; and eyesalve to anoint thine eyes, that thou mayest see.
- American Standard Version (1901)

If you are wise you will get from me gold tested by fire, so that you may have true wealth; and white robes to put on, so that your shame may not be seen; and oil for your eyes, so that you may see.
- Basic English Bible

I counsel thee to buy of me gold purified by fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white garments, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness may not be made manifest; and eye-salve to anoint thine eyes, that thou mayest see.
- Darby Bible

I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness may not appear; and anoint thy eyes with eye-salve, that thou mayest see.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore I counsel you to buy of Me gold refined in the fire that you may become rich, and white robes to put on, so as to hide your shameful nakedness, and eye-salve to anoint your eyes with, so that you may be able to see.
- Weymouth Bible

I counsel you to buy from me gold refined by fire, that you may become rich; and white garments, that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness may not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes, that you may see.
- World English Bible

Y counsele thee to bie of me brent gold, and preued, that thou be maad riche, and be clothid with whijt clothis, that the confusioun of thi nakidnesse be not seen; and anoynte thin iyen with a collerie, that thou se.
- Wycliffe Bible

I counsel thee to buy from me gold fired by fire, that thou mayest be rich, and white garments that thou mayest be arrayed, and the shame of thy nakedness may not be manifest, and with eye-salve anoint thine eyes, that thou mayest see.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Revelation 3:18


3:18 I counsel thee - who art poor, and blind, and naked. To buy of me - Without money or price. Gold purified in the fire - True, living faith, which is purified in the furnace of affliction. And white raiment - True holiness. And eyesalve - Spiritual illumination; the unction of the Holy One, which teacheth all things.


People's Bible Notes for Revelation 3:18


Re 3:18 I counsel thee to buy of me gold. In Christ are "all the treasures of wisdom" (Col 2:3). And white raiment. That they may have the wedding garments (Mt 22:11-13). Anoint thine eyes with eyesalve. The unction of the Holy Spirit (1Jo 2:20).

Discussion for Revelation 3:18

  • Gold: Most valued here on earth of little value in Heaven for the streets are made of the stuff - just paving material. So, What is value that you can 't get because of it overwhelming great price. Eternal Life in Christ Jesus being made righteous by the gift of Grace Faith to recieve Jesus into your heart ceaseing to be of the Adam race and become the true sons of righteousness by faith that works by love and love that works by faith. On gets Eternal Life when the ask Jesus into their heart by faith for He is Eternal Life. "He that is joined to the Lord is one spirit. " Jesus is reproducing the incarnation so that one is translated from the kingdom of darkness into the kingdom of Light. "If any man be in Christ Jesus he is a new species, ... " of course they are. Now we are the sons of God in Christ Jesus. Seek ye 1st the kingdom of God and His righteousness and when you have Jesus you have the Kingdom and are made righteous. Gold you have not wealth to buy, but of a truth - to live with daddy forever as a son hid in Christ is everything.
  • Faithfull for verse 18
    Revelation 3 18 I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire Wisdom that thou mayest be rich Understanding and Charity unto eternal Life and white raiment clean Soul that thou mayest be clothed not naked and that the shame of thy nakedness do not appear and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve to have the vision to see clearly 2020 that thou mayest see how when and where and why
  • Awesome True Prophetic Writing!

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