"Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."
His winnowing fork is in his hand, and he will clear his threshing
floor and gather his wheat into the granary, but the chaff he will burn
with unquenchable fire."
and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down; for
it is written, `He will give his angels charge of you,' and `On their
hands they will bear you up, lest you strike your foot against a
From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, "Repent, for the kingdom
of heaven is at hand."
Make friends quickly with your accuser, while you are going with him to
court, lest your accuser hand you over to the judge, and the judge to
the guard, and you be put in prison;
And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away;
it is better that you lose one of your members than that your whole
body go into hell.
But when you give alms, do not let your left hand know what your right
hand is doing,
And he stretched out his hand and touched him, saying, "I will; be
clean." And immediately his leprosy was cleansed.
he touched her hand, and the fever left her, and she rose and served
While he was thus speaking to them, behold, a ruler came in and knelt
before him, saying, "My daughter has just died; but come and lay your
hand on her, and she will live."
But when the crowd had been put outside, he went in and took her by the
hand, and the girl arose.
And preach as you go, saying, `The kingdom of heaven is at hand.'
And behold, there was a man with a withered hand. And they asked him,
"Is it lawful to heal on the sabbath?" so that they might accuse him.
Then he said to the man, "Stretch out your hand." And the man stretched
it out, and it was restored, whole like the other.
And stretching out his hand toward his disciples, he said, "Here are my
mother and my brothers!
Jesus immediately reached out his hand and caught him, saying to him,
"O man of little faith, why did you doubt?"
"Why do your disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? For they
do not wash their hands when they eat."
These are what defile a man; but to eat with unwashed hands does not
defile a man."
but I tell you that Elijah has already come, and they did not know
him, but did to him whatever they pleased. So also the Son of man will
suffer at their hands."
As they were gathering in Galilee, Jesus said to them, "The Son of
man is to be delivered into the hands of men,
And if your hand or your foot causes you to sin, cut it off and throw
it away; it is better for you to enter life maimed or lame than with
two hands or two feet to be thrown into the eternal fire.
Then children were brought to him that he might lay his hands on them
and pray. The disciples rebuked the people;
And he laid his hands on them and went away.
And he said to her, "What do you want?" She said to him, "Command that
these two sons of mine may sit, one at your right hand and one at your
left, in your kingdom."
He said to them, "You will drink my cup, but to sit at my right hand
and at my left is not mine to grant, but it is for those for whom it
has been prepared by my Father."
Then the king said to the attendants, `Bind him hand and foot, and cast
him into the outer darkness; there men will weep and gnash their teeth.'
`The Lord said to my Lord, Sit at my right hand, till I put thy enemies
under thy feet'?
and he will place the sheep at his right hand, but the goats at the
Then the King will say to those at his right hand, `Come, O blessed of
my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of
Then he will say to those at his left hand, `Depart from me, you
cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels;
He said, "Go into the city to a certain one, and say to him, `The
Teacher says, My time is at hand; I will keep the passover at your
house with my disciples.'"
He answered, "He who has dipped his hand in the dish with me, will
Then he came to the disciples and said to them, "Are you still sleeping
and taking your rest? Behold, the hour is at hand, and the Son of man
is betrayed into the hands of sinners.
Rise, let us be going; see, my betrayer is at hand."
Jesus said to him, "Friend, why are you here?" Then they came up and
laid hands on Jesus and seized him.
And behold, one of those who were with Jesus stretched out his hand and
drew his sword, and struck the slave of the high priest, and cut off
Jesus said to him, "You have said so. But I tell you, hereafter you
will see the Son of man seated at the right hand of Power, and coming
on the clouds of heaven."
So when Pilate saw that he was gaining nothing, but rather that a
riot was beginning, he took water and washed his hands before the
crowd, saying, "I am innocent of this man's blood; see to it
and plaiting a crown of thorns they put it on his head, and put a reed
in his right hand. And kneeling before him they mocked him, saying,
"Hail, King of the Jews!"
and saying, "The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand;
repent, and believe in the gospel."
And he came and took her by the hand and lifted her up, and the fever
left her; and she served them.
Moved with pity, he stretched out his hand and touched him, and said to
him, "I will; be clean."
Again he entered the synagogue, and a man was there who had a
And he said to the man who had the withered hand, "Come here."
And he looked around at them with anger, grieved at their hardness of
heart, and said to the man, "Stretch out your hand." He stretched it
out, and his hand was restored.
and besought him, saying, "My little daughter is at the point of death.
Come and lay your hands on her, so that she may be made well, and live."
Taking her by the hand he said to her, "Talitha cumi"; which means,
"Little girl, I say to you, arise."
And on the sabbath he began to teach in the synagogue; and many who
heard him were astonished, saying, "Where did this man get all this?
What is the wisdom given to him? What mighty works are wrought by his
And he could do no mighty work there, except that he laid his hands
upon a few sick people and healed them.
they saw that some of his disciples ate with hands defiled, that is,
(For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, do not eat unless they wash their
hands, observing the tradition of the elders;
And the Pharisees and the scribes asked him, "Why do your disciples not
live according to the tradition of the elders, but eat with hands
thus making void the word of God through your tradition which you hand
on. And many such things you do."
And they brought to him a man who was deaf and had an impediment in his
speech; and they besought him to lay his hand upon him.
And he took the blind man by the hand, and led him out of the village;
and when he had spit on his eyes and laid his hands upon him, he asked
him, "Do you see anything?"
Then again he laid his hands upon his eyes; and he looked intently and
was restored, and saw everything clearly.
But Jesus took him by the hand and lifted him up, and he arose.
for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, "The Son of man will
be delivered into the hands of men, and they will kill him; and when he
is killed, after three days he will rise."
And if your hand causes you to sin, cut it off; it is better for you to
enter life maimed than with two hands to go to hell, to the
And he took them in his arms and blessed them, laying his hands upon
And they said to him, "Grant us to sit, one at your right hand and one
at your left, in your glory."
but to sit at my right hand or at my left is not mine to grant, but it
is for those for whom it has been prepared."
And they took him and beat him, and sent him away empty-handed.
David himself, inspired by the Holy Spirit, declared, `The Lord said to
my Lord, Sit at my right hand, till I put thy enemies under thy feet.'
And he came the third time, and said to them, "Are you still sleeping
and taking your rest? It is enough; the hour has come; the Son of man
is betrayed into the hands of sinners.
Rise, let us be going; see, my betrayer is at hand."
And they laid hands on him and seized him.
"We heard him say, `I will destroy this temple that is made with hands,
and in three days I will build another, not made with hands.'"
And Jesus said, "I am; and you will see the Son of man seated at the
right hand of Power, and coming with the clouds of heaven."
they will pick up serpents, and if they drink any deadly thing, it will
not hurt them; they will lay their hands on the sick, and they will
So then the Lord Jesus, after he had spoken to them, was taken up
into heaven, and sat down at the right hand of God.
and all who heard them laid them up in their hearts, saying, "What then
will this child be?" For the hand of the Lord was with him.
that we should be saved from our enemies, and from the hand of all who
to grant us that we, being delivered from the hand of our enemies,
might serve him without fear,
His winnowing fork is in his hand, to clear his threshing floor, and to
gather the wheat into his granary, but the chaff he will burn with
and `On their hands they will bear you up, lest you strike your foot
against a stone.'"
Now when the sun was setting, all those who had any that were sick
with various diseases brought them to him; and he laid his hands on
every one of them and healed them.
And he stretched out his hand, and touched him, saying, "I will; be
clean." And immediately the leprosy left him.
On a sabbath, while he was going through the grainfields, his
disciples plucked and ate some heads of grain, rubbing them in their
On another sabbath, when he entered the synagogue and taught, a man
was there whose right hand was withered.
But he knew their thoughts, and he said to the man who had the withered
hand, "Come and stand here." And he rose and stood there.
And he looked around on them all, and said to him, "Stretch out your
hand." And he did so, and his hand was restored.
But taking her by the hand he called, saying, "Child, arise."
"Let these words sink into your ears; for the Son of man is to be
delivered into the hands of men."
Jesus said to him, "No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back
is fit for the kingdom of God."
As you go with your accuser before the magistrate, make an effort to
settle with him on the way, lest he drag you to the judge, and the
judge hand you over to the officer, and the officer put you in prison.
And he laid his hands upon her, and immediately she was made straight,
and she praised God.
But the father said to his servants, `Bring quickly the best robe, and
put it on him; and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet;
When the time came, he sent a servant to the tenants, that they should
give him some of the fruit of the vineyard; but the tenants beat him,
and sent him away empty-handed.
And he sent another servant; him also they beat and treated shamefully,
and sent him away empty-handed.
The scribes and the chief priests tried to lay hands on him at that
very hour, but they feared the people; for they perceived that he had
told this parable against them.
For David himself says in the Book of Psalms, `The Lord said to my
Lord, Sit at my right hand,
And he said, "Take heed that you are not led astray; for many will come
in my name, saying, `I am he!' and, `The time is at hand!' Do not go
But before all this they will lay their hands on you and persecute you,
delivering you up to the synagogues and prisons, and you will be
brought before kings and governors for my name's sake.
But behold the hand of him who betrays me is with me on the table.
When I was with you day after day in the temple, you did not lay hands
on me. But this is your hour, and the power of darkness."
But from now on the Son of man shall be seated at the right hand of the
power of God."
Then Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said, "Father, into thy hands I
commit my spirit!" And having said this he breathed his last.
that the Son of man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, and
be crucified, and on the third day rise."
See my hands and my feet, that it is I myself; handle me, and see; for
a spirit has not flesh and bones as you see that I have."
Then he led them out as far as Bethany, and lifting up his hands he
The Passover of the Jews was at hand, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
the Father loves the Son, and has given all things into his hand.
Now the Passover, the feast of the Jews, was at hand.
Now the Jews' feast of Tabernacles was at hand.
So they sought to arrest him; but no one laid hands on him, because his
hour had not yet come.
Some of them wanted to arrest him, but no one laid hands on him.
and I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish, and no one
shall snatch them out of my hand.
My Father, who has given them to me, is greater than all, and no one is
able to snatch them out of the Father's hand.
Again they tried to arrest him, but he escaped from their hands.
The dead man came out, his hands and feet bound with bandages, and his
face wrapped with a cloth. Jesus said to them, "Unbind him, and let him
Now the Passover of the Jews was at hand, and many went up from the
country to Jerusalem before the Passover, to purify themselves.
Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and
that he had come from God and was going to God,
Simon Peter said to him, "Lord, not my feet only but also my hands and
When he had said this, one of the officers standing by struck Jesus
with his hand, saying, "Is that how you answer the high priest?"
They answered him, "If this man were not an evildoer, we would not have
handed him over."
Pilate answered, "Am I a Jew? Your own nation and the chief priests
have handed you over to me; what have you done?"
Jesus answered, "My kingship is not of this world; if my kingship were
of this world, my servants would fight, that I might not be handed over
to the Jews; but my kingship is not from the world."
they came up to him, saying, "Hail, King of the Jews!" and struck him
with their hands.
Then he handed him over to them to be crucified.
So because of the Jewish day of Preparation, as the tomb was close at
hand, they laid Jesus there.
When he had said this, he showed them his hands and his side. Then the
disciples were glad when they saw the Lord.
So the other disciples told him, "We have seen the Lord." But he said
to them, "Unless I see in his hands the print of the nails, and place
my finger in the mark of the nails, and place my hand in his side, I
will not believe."
Then he said to Thomas, "Put your finger here, and see my hands; and
put out your hand, and place it in my side; do not be faithless, but
Truly, truly, I say to you, when you were young, you girded yourself
and walked where you would; but when you are old, you will stretch out
your hands, and another will gird you and carry you where you do not
wish to go."
this Jesus, delivered up according to the definite plan and
foreknowledge of God, you crucified and killed by the hands of lawless
For David says concerning him, `I saw the Lord always before me, for he
is at my right hand that I may not be shaken;
Being therefore exalted at the right hand of God, and having received
from the Father the promise of the Holy Spirit, he has poured out this
which you see and hear.
For David did not ascend into the heavens; but he himself says, `The
Lord said to my Lord, Sit at my right hand,
And he took him by the right hand and raised him up; and immediately
his feet and ankles were made strong.
to do whatever thy hand and thy plan had predestined to take place.
while thou stretchest out thy hand to heal, and signs and wonders are
performed through the name of thy holy servant Jesus."
Now many signs and wonders were done among the people by the hands of
the apostles. And they were all together in Solomon's Portico.
God exalted him at his right hand as Leader and Savior, to give
repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.
These they set before the apostles, and they prayed and laid their
hands upon them.
He supposed that his brethren understood that God was giving them
deliverance by his hand, but they did not understand.
"This Moses whom they refused, saying, `Who made you a ruler and a
judge?' God sent as both ruler and deliverer by the hand of the angel
that appeared to him in the bush.
And they made a calf in those days, and offered a sacrifice to the idol
and rejoiced in the works of their hands.
Yet the Most High does not dwell in houses made with hands; as the
Did not my hand make all these things?'
But he, full of the Holy Spirit, gazed into heaven and saw the glory of
God, and Jesus standing at the right hand of God;
and he said, "Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of man
standing at the right hand of God."
Then they laid their hands on them and they received the Holy Spirit.
Now when Simon saw that the Spirit was given through the laying on of
the apostles' hands, he offered them money,
saying, "Give me also this power, that any one on whom I lay my hands
may receive the Holy Spirit."
Saul arose from the ground; and when his eyes were opened, he could see
nothing; so they led him by the hand and brought him into Damascus.
and he has seen a man named Ananias come in and lay his hands on him
so that he might regain his sight."
So Ananias departed and entered the house. And laying his hands on him
he said, "Brother Saul, the Lord Jesus who appeared to you on the road
by which you came, has sent me that you may regain your sight and be
filled with the Holy Spirit."
And he gave her his hand and lifted her up. Then calling the saints and
widows he presented her alive.
And the hand of the Lord was with them, and a great number that
believed turned to the Lord.
and they did so, sending it to the elders by the hand of Barnabas and
About that time Herod the king laid violent hands upon some who
belonged to the church.
and behold, an angel of the Lord appeared, and a light shone in the
cell; and he struck Peter on the side and woke him, saying, "Get up
quickly." And the chains fell off his hands.
And Peter came to himself, and said, "Now I am sure that the Lord has
sent his angel and rescued me from the hand of Herod and from all that
the Jewish people were expecting."
But motioning to them with his hand to be silent, he described to them
how the Lord had brought him out of the prison. And he said, "Tell this
to James and to the brethren." Then he departed and went to another
Then after fasting and praying they laid their hands on them and sent
And now, behold, the hand of the Lord is upon you, and you shall be
blind and unable to see the sun for a time." Immediately mist and
darkness fell upon him and he went about seeking people to lead him by
So Paul stood up, and motioning with his hand said:
"Men of Israel, and you that fear God, listen.
So they remained for a long time, speaking boldly for the Lord, who
bore witness to the word of his grace, granting signs and wonders to be
done by their hands.
nor is he served by human hands, as though he needed anything, since he
himself gives to all men life and breath and everything.
And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on
them; and they spoke with tongues and prophesied.
And God did extraordinary miracles by the hands of Paul,
And you see and hear that not only at Ephesus but almost throughout all
Asia this Paul has persuaded and turned away a considerable company of
people, saying that gods made with hands are not gods.
Some of the crowd prompted Alexander, whom the Jews had put forward.
And Alexander motioned with his hand, wishing to make a defense to the
You yourselves know that these hands ministered to my necessities, and
to those who were with me.
And coming to us he took Paul's girdle and bound his own feet and
hands, and said, "Thus says the Holy Spirit, `So shall the Jews at
Jerusalem bind the man who owns this girdle and deliver him into the
hands of the Gentiles.'"
When the seven days were almost completed, the Jews from Asia, who
had seen him in the temple, stirred up all the crowd, and laid hands on
And when he had given him leave, Paul, standing on the steps, motioned
with his hand to the people; and when there was a great hush, he spoke
to them in the Hebrew language, saying:
And when I could not see because of the brightness of that light, I was
led by the hand by those who were with me, and came into Damascus.
The tribune took him by the hand, and going aside asked him privately,
"What is it that you have to tell me?"
Agrippa said to Paul, "You have permission to speak for yourself."
Then Paul stretched out his hand and made his defense:
and the third day they cast out with their own hands the tackle of the
Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks and put them on the fire, when a
viper came out because of the heat and fastened on his hand.
When the natives saw the creature hanging from his hand, they said to
one another, "No doubt this man is a murderer. Though he has escaped
from the sea, justice has not allowed him to live."
It happened that the father of Publius lay sick with fever and
dysentery; and Paul visited him and prayed, and putting his hands on
him healed him.
After three days he called together the local leaders of the Jews;
and when they had gathered, he said to them, "Brethren, though I had
done nothing against the people or the customs of our fathers, yet I
was delivered prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.
So I find it to be a law that when I want to do right, evil lies
close at hand.
who is to condemn? Is it Christ Jesus, who died, yes, who was raised
from the dead, who is at the right hand of God, who indeed intercedes
But of Israel he says, "All day long I have held out my hands to a
disobedient and contrary people."
the night is far gone, the day is at hand. Let us then cast off the
works of darkness and put on the armor of light;
and we labor, working with our own hands. When reviled, we bless; when
persecuted, we endure;
If the foot should say, "Because I am not a hand, I do not belong to
the body," that would not make it any less a part of the body.
The eye cannot say to the hand, "I have no need of you," nor again the
head to the feet, "I have no need of you."
On the other hand, he who prophesies speaks to men for their upbuilding
and encouragement and consolation.
I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand.
For we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have
a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the
truthful speech, and the power of God; with the weapons of
righteousness for the right hand and for the left;
Five times I have received at the hands of the Jews the forty lashes
but I was let down in a basket through a window in the wall, and
escaped his hands.
and when they perceived the grace that was given to me, James and
Cephas and John, who were reputed to be pillars, gave to me and
Barnabas the right hand of fellowship, that we should go to the
Gentiles and they to the circumcised;
See with what large letters I am writing to you with my own hand.
which he accomplished in Christ when he raised him from the dead and
made him sit at his right hand in the heavenly places,
Therefore remember that at one time you Gentiles in the flesh, called
the uncircumcision by what is called the circumcision, which is made in
the flesh by hands--
Let the thief no longer steal, but rather let him labor, doing honest
work with his hands, so that he may be able to give to those in need.
Let all men know your forbearance. The Lord is at hand.
In him also you were circumcised with a circumcision made without
hands, by putting off the body of flesh in the circumcision of Christ;
If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are
above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.
I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand. Remember my fetters.
Grace be with you.
to aspire to live quietly, to mind your own affairs, and to work with
your hands, as we charged you;
I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand. This is the mark in
every letter of mine; it is the way I write.
I desire then that in every place the men should pray, lifting holy
hands without anger or quarreling;
Do not neglect the gift you have, which was given you by prophetic
utterance when the council of elders laid their hands upon you.
Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, nor participate in another
man's sins; keep yourself pure.
Hence I remind you to rekindle the gift of God that is within you
through the laying on of my hands;
I, Paul, write this with my own hand, I will repay it--to say nothing
of your owing me even your own self.
He reflects the glory of God and bears the very stamp of his nature,
upholding the universe by his word of power. When he had made
purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on
"Thou, Lord, didst found the earth in the beginning, and the heavens
are the work of thy hands;
But to what angel has he ever said,
"Sit at my right hand, till I make thy enemies a stool for thy feet"?
with instruction about ablutions, the laying on of hands, the
resurrection of the dead, and eternal judgment.
On the one hand, a former commandment is set aside because of its
weakness and uselessness
(for the law made nothing perfect); on the other hand, a better hope is
introduced, through which we draw near to God.
Now the point in what we are saying is this: we have such a high
priest, one who is seated at the right hand of the throne of the
Majesty in heaven,
not like the covenant that I made with their fathers on the day when I
took them by the hand to lead them out of the land of Egypt; for they
did not continue in my covenant, and so I paid no heed to them, says
But when Christ appeared as a high priest of the good things that
have come, then through the greater and more perfect tent (not made
with hands, that is, not of this creation)
For Christ has entered, not into a sanctuary made with hands, a copy of
the true one, but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of
God on our behalf.
But when Christ had offered for all time a single sacrifice for sins,
he sat down at the right hand of God,
It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.
looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the
joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and
is seated at the right hand of the throne of God.
Therefore lift your drooping hands and strengthen your weak knees,
Draw near to God and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you
sinners, and purify your hearts, you men of double mind.
You also be patient. Establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord
is at hand.
who has gone into heaven and is at the right hand of God, with angels,
authorities, and powers subject to him.
The end of all things is at hand; therefore keep sane and sober for
Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that in due
time he may exalt you.
That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have
seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon and touched with our
hands, concerning the word of life--
in his right hand he held seven stars, from his mouth issued a sharp
two-edged sword, and his face was like the sun shining in full strength.
When I saw him, I fell at his feet as though dead. But he laid his
right hand upon me, saying, "Fear not, I am the first and the last,
As for the mystery of the seven stars which you saw in my right hand,
and the seven golden lampstands, the seven stars are the angels of the
seven churches and the seven lampstands are the seven churches.
"To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: `The words of him who
holds the seven stars in his right hand, who walks among the seven
And I saw in the right hand of him who was seated on the throne a
scroll written within and on the back, sealed with seven seals;
and he went and took the scroll from the right hand of him who was
seated on the throne.
When he opened the third seal, I heard the third living creature say,
"Come!" And I saw, and behold, a black horse, and its rider had a
balance in his hand;
After this I looked, and behold, a great multitude which no man could
number, from every nation, from all tribes and peoples and tongues,
standing before the throne and before the Lamb, clothed in white robes,
with palm branches in their hands,
and the smoke of the incense rose with the prayers of the saints from
the hand of the angel before God.
The rest of mankind, who were not killed by these plagues, did not
repent of the works of their hands nor give up worshiping demons and
idols of gold and silver and bronze and stone and wood, which cannot
either see or hear or walk;
He had a little scroll open in his hand. And he set his right foot on
the sea, and his left foot on the land,
And the angel whom I saw standing on sea and land lifted up his right
hand to heaven
Then the voice which I had heard from heaven spoke to me again,
saying, "Go, take the scroll which is open in the hand of the angel who
is standing on the sea and on the land."
And I took the little scroll from the hand of the angel and ate it; it
was sweet as honey in my mouth, but when I had eaten it my stomach was
Also it causes all, both small and great, both rich and poor, both free
and slave, to be marked on the right hand or the forehead,
And another angel, a third, followed them, saying with a loud voice,
"If any one worships the beast and its image, and receives a mark on
his forehead or on his hand,
Then I looked, and lo, a white cloud, and seated on the cloud one
like a son of man, with a golden crown on his head, and a sharp sickle
in his hand.
And I saw what appeared to be a sea of glass mingled with fire, and
those who had conquered the beast and its image and the number of its
name, standing beside the sea of glass with harps of God in their hands.
The woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet, and bedecked with gold and
jewels and pearls, holding in her hand a golden cup full of
abominations and the impurities of her fornication;
Then I saw an angel coming down from heaven, holding in his hand the
key of the bottomless pit and a great chain.
Then I saw thrones, and seated on them were those to whom judgment
was committed. Also I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded for
their testimony to Jesus and for the word of God, and who had not
worshiped the beast or its image and had not received its mark on their
foreheads or their hands. They came to life, and reigned with Christ a