Revelation 5:10

“And hast made us unto our God kings and priests: and we shall reign on the earth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And hast made vs vnto our God Kings and Priests, and we shall reigne on the earth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You have made them {to be} a kingdom and priests to our God; and they will reign upon the earth."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and madest them `to be' unto our God a kingdom and priests; and they reign upon earth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And have made them a kingdom and priests to our God, and they are ruling on the earth.
- Basic English Bible

and made them to our God kings and priests; and they shall reign over the earth.
- Darby Bible

And hast made us to our God kings and priests: and we shall reign on the earth.
- Webster's Bible

And hast formed them into a Kingdom to be priests to our God, And they reign over the earth."
- Weymouth Bible

and made us kings and priests to our God, and we will reign on earth."
- World English Bible

and madist vs a kyngdom, and prestis to oure God; and we schulen regne on erthe.
- Wycliffe Bible

and didst make us to our God kings and priests, and we shall reign upon the earth.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Revelation 5:10


5:10 And hast made them - The redeemed. So they speak of themselves also in the third person, out of deep self - abasement. They shall reign over the earth - The new earth: herewith agree the golden crowns of the elders. The reign of the saints in general follows, under the trumpet of the seventh angel; particularly after the first resurrection, as also in eternity, #Rev 11:18|;15:7;20:4;22:5;Dan 7:27;Psa 49:14.


People's Bible Notes for Revelation 5:10


Re 5:10 And hast made us. "Hast made them" (Revised Version). Not "us", as in the Common Version. Kings and priests. A kingdom and priests. See PNT "Re 1:6". And we shall reign on the earth. "And they reign upon the earth" (Revised Version). Not "we", as in the Common Version. As coadjutors of Christ. See PNT "Re 2:10".

Discussion for Revelation 5

  • Anthony Wells
    There is one God(Yahweh) and one Lord and saviour Jesus, who was given the power by the father, why? Col 1:19 because it pleased the Father so, when all things shall be subdued unto him, then the Son also himself be subject unto him that put all things under him, that God may be in all. 1Cor 15:28 Christ is the first begotten of the dead Rev 1:5 the first of a new creation resurrected to eternity.
  • A disciple
    Because God so loved the world, and because there was no man worthy to come and take the sacred scroll from His hand; God Himself provided us a Man, through whom He could make reconciliation, and so also open our understanding to understand the matters that He undertakes with man. In the little scroll are the things done, and those determined for the conclusion of this matter of the present age.
  • Word
    Four beasts are creatures. These 4 guards, guard the throne and are Gods guards.Having many eyes means they know when anyone approaches from any side. The standards or flags, a connection you will read about when you read of Gods throne when it is in movement, the 4 protection tribe flags attached to their vehicles, man,lion,eagle and calf. Oh, there wings are on their vehicle, call rings by Ezek.
  • RETIECE HARRIS
    trying to understand the 4 beast and the lamb , that broke the 7 seals to open the book , chap 5 in Revelations .
  • Obbie Beal
    WOW !... The Lamb open the book, and loose the seven seals thereof. Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honour, and glory, and blessing...
  • Bible Reader
    There is only 1 God and his name is Jesus.
    John 10:30 says I and my Father are one.
    Acts 4:12
    Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.
    Ephesians 4:5 One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism
    John 1:1
    In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

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