For in this instance the saying is true, 1 ‘One sows and another reaps.’
“To 1 the angel of the church in Philadelphia write the following: 2 “This is the solemn pronouncement of 3 the Holy One, the True One, who holds the key of David, who opens doors 4 no one can shut, and shuts doors 5 no one can open:
“To 1 the angel of the church in Laodicea write the following: 2 “This is the solemn pronouncement of 3 the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the originator 4 of God’s creation:
They 1 cried out with a loud voice, 2 “How long, 3 Sovereign Master, 4 holy and true, before you judge those who live on the earth and avenge our blood?”
Then 1 I saw heaven opened and here came 2 a white horse! The 3 one riding it was called “Faithful” and “True,” and with justice 4 he judges and goes to war.
Then Jesus, while teaching in the temple courts, 1 cried out, 2 “You both know me and know where I come from! 3 And I have not come on my own initiative, 4 but the one who sent me 5 is true. You do not know him, 6
And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us insight to know 1 him who is true, and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. This one 2 is the true God and eternal life.