New International Version
And the twenty-four elders, who were seated on their thrones before God, fell on their faces and worshiped God,
King James Bible
And the four and twenty elders, which sat before God on their seats, fell upon their faces, and worshipped God,
Darby Bible Translation
And the twenty-four elders, who sit on their thrones before God, fell upon their faces, and worshipped God,
World English Bible
The twenty-four elders, who sit on their thrones before God's throne, fell on their faces and worshiped God,
Young's Literal Translation
and the twenty and four elders, who before God are sitting upon their thrones, did fall upon their faces, and did bow before God,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The four and twenty elders - The representatives of the universal Church of Christ. See on Revelation 5:8-10 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Eversley, September 4, 1870. Revelation xi. 16, 17. "And the four and twenty elders, which sat before God on their seats, fell upon their faces, and worshipped God, saying, We give thee thanks, O Lord God Almighty, which art, and wast, and art to come; because thou hast taken to thee thy great power, and hast reigned." My dear friends,--I wish to speak a few plain words to you this morning, on a matter which has been on my mind ever since I returned from Chester, namely,--The duty of the congregation …
Charles Kingsley—All Saints' Day and Other Sermons
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Jesus said to them, "Truly I tell you, at the renewal of all things, when the Son of Man sits on his glorious throne, you who have followed me will also sit on twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
Surrounding the throne were twenty-four other thrones, and seated on them were twenty-four elders. They were dressed in white and had crowns of gold on their heads.
the twenty-four elders fall down before him who sits on the throne and worship him who lives for ever and ever. They lay their crowns before the throne and say:
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