Revelation 14:13 Index
"And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours; and their works do follow them."
Research Material

"I heard another voice . . . "

  • The voice is not identified, but is apparently distinguished from the voice of the third angel (Revelation 14:9-12). (7BC 833)

" . . . write . . . " (Revelation 1:11)

" . . . blessed are the dead . . . "

" . . . in the Lord . . . "

  • Not the dead generally are here pronounced blessed, but only those who die "in the Lord." These are they who died with their faith fixed in Jesus (1 Corinthians 15:18; 1 Thessalonians 4:16). (7BC 833)