19:3 Then 1 a second time the crowd shouted, “Hallelujah!” The smoke rises from her forever and ever. 2 19:4 The twenty-four elders and the four living creatures threw themselves to the ground 3 and worshiped God, who was seated on the throne, saying: “Amen! Hallelujah!”
1 tn Here καί (kai) has been translated as “then” to indicate the implied sequence within the narrative.
2 tn Or “her smoke ascends forever and ever.”
3 tn Grk “creatures fell down.” BDAG 815 s.v. πίπτω 1.b.α.ב. has “fall down, throw oneself to the ground as a sign of devotion or humility, before high-ranking persons or divine beings.”