:B:1 Then I saw in the right hand of him who was seated on the throne a scroll written on both sides, sealed with seven seals. 2 A mighty angel exclaimed in a loud voice, Who is worthy to open this and break the seals?
3 But no one in heaven or on earth or in the netherworld was found able to open the book and read it. 4 I wept much when I saw that no one was found worthy to open the book and read it. 5 Then one of the elders said to me, Do not weep. Look, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Shoot of David, has conquered
6 And I saw next to the throne with its four living creatures and the twenty-four elders a Lamb standing, although it had been slain. I saw him with seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven spirits of God sent out to all the earth.
7 The Lamb moved forward and took the book from the right hand of him who was seated on the throne. 8 When he took it, the four living creatures and the twenty-four elders bowed before the Lamb. They all held in their hands harps and golden cups full of incense which are the prayers of the holy ones.
9 This is the new song they sang:
9You are worthy to take the book
9and open its seals,
9for you were slain
9and by your blood you purchased for God
9people of every race, language and nation
10and you made them a kingdom and priests for our God
10and they shall reign over the land.
11 I went on looking
12Worthy is the Lamb who was slain to receive
12power and riches, wisdom and strength,
12honor, glory and praise.
13 Then I heard the voice of the whole universe, heaven, earth, sea and the place of the dead
13To him who sits upon the throne and to the Lamb
13be praise, honor, glory and power for ever and ever.
14 And the four living creatures said, Amen, while the elders bowed down and worshiped.