“And unto the angel of the assembly in Sardis write: ‘These things saith He that hath the seven Spirits of יהוה (YHWH), and the seven stars: “I know your works, that you have a name that you livest, and art dead.
2 Be watchful, and strengthen the things which remain, that are ready to die; for I have not found your works perfect before God (Elohim, יהוה (YHWH)).
3 Remember therefore how you have received and heard, and hold fast, and repent. If therefore you shalt not watch, I will come on you as a thief, and you shalt not know what hour I will come upon you.
4 You have a few names even in Sardis who have not defiled their garments; and they shall walk with Me in white, for they are worthy.
5 He that overcometh, the same shall be clothed in white raiment; and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, but I will confess his name before My Father, and before His angels.
6 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the assemblies (ekklesias).”’
7 “And to the angel of the assembly in Philadelphia write: ‘These things saith He that is holy, He that is true, He that hath the key of Dawid, He that openeth, and no man shutteth; and shutteth, and no man openeth:
8 “I know your works. Behold, I have set before you an open door, and no man can shut it; for you have a little strength, and hast kept My word, and hast not denied My name.
9 Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews (Yehudim), and are not, but do lie; behold, I will make them to come and worship before your feet, and to know that I have loved you.
10 Because you have kept the word of My patience, I also will keep you from the hour of temptation, which shall come upon all the world, to try them that dwell upon the earth.
11 Behold, I come quickly; hold that fast which you have, that no man takes your crown.
12 Him that overcometh will I make a pillar in the temple of My God (Elohim), and he shall go no more out; and I will write upon him the name of My God (Elohim), and the name of the city of My God (Elohim), which is new Jerushalem (Yerushalayim), which cometh down out of heaven from My God (Elohim); and I will write upon him My new name.
13 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the assemblies (ekklesias).”’
14 And unto the angel of the assembly of the Laodiceans write: ‘These things saith the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God (Elohim):
15 “I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I would you wert cold or hot.
16 So then because you are lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will spue you out of My mouth.
17 Because you sayest, ‘I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing;’ and knowest not that you are wretched, and miserable, and poor, and blind, and naked;
18 I counsel you to buy of Me gold tried in the fire, that you mayest be rich; and white raiment, that you mayest be clothed, and that the shame of your nakedness does not appear; and anoint your eyes with eyesalve, that you mayest see.
19 As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten; be zealous therefore, and repent.
20 Behold, I stand at the door, and knock. If any man hears My voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with Me.
21 To him that overcometh will I grant to sit with Me in My throne, even as I also overcame, and am set down with My Father in His throne.
22 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the assemblies (ekklesias).”’”