He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the tree of life, Gen. 2.9 · Rev. 22.2 which is in the midst of the paradise of God.
Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days: be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.
¶ I know thy works, and where thou dwellest, even where Satan's seat is: and thou holdest fast my name, and hast not denied my faith, even in those days wherein An'tipas was my faithful martyr, who was slain among you, where Satan dwelleth.
But I have a few things against thee, because thou hast there them that hold the doctrine of Ba'laam, who taught Balak to cast a stumblingblock before the children of Israel, to eat things sacrificed unto idols, and to commit fornication. Num. 25.1-3 ; 31.16
He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, Ex. 16.14, 15 and will give him a white stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth it.
Notwithstanding I have a few things against thee, because thou sufferest that woman Jez'ebel, 1 Kgs. 16.31 · 2 Kgs. 9.22, 30 which calleth herself a prophetess, to teach and to seduce my servants to commit fornication, and to eat things sacrificed unto idols.
And I will kill her children with death; and all the churches shall know that I am he which searcheth the reins and hearts: Ps. 7.9 · Jer. 17.10 and I will give unto every one of you according to your works. Ps. 62.12