Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Revelation 11:16

Context
NETBible

Then 1  the twenty-four elders who are seated on their thrones before God threw themselves down with their faces to the ground 2  and worshiped God

XREF

Re 4:4,10; Re 5:5-8,14; Re 7:11; Re 19:4

NET © Notes

tn Here καί (kai) has been translated as “then” to indicate the implied sequence of events within the vision.

tn Grk “they fell down on their faces.” 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.”



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