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161 Advent Review, and Sabbath Herald, vol. 21 December 23, 1862, page 28 paragraph 3

Verse 4. And the four and twenty elders and the four beasts fell down and worshiped God that sat on the throne, saying, Amen; Alleluia. 5. ...

162 Advent Review, and Sabbath Herald, vol. 21 February 17, 1863, page 96 paragraph 2

“THE nations were angry, and thy wrath is come,” etc. Revelation 11:18. This is uttered by the four and twenty elders after the reign or kingdom is commenced. It is a rehearsal of what is then past, namely, the anger of the nations, the wrath of God, etc. Hence, I think the version of the American Bible Union is correct - “thy wrath came.” R. F. C.

163 Advent Review, and Sabbath Herald, vol. 26 July 25, 1865, page 60 paragraph 28

One of the most remarkable testimonies on this subject is found in Revelation 11:18. Under the sounding of the seventh angel, the four and twenty elders fall upon their faces and worship God, saying,

164 General Conference Daily Bulletin, vol. 5 March 26, 1893, page 512 paragraph 9

... fornication, and hath avenged the blood of his servants at her hand. And the four and twenty elders and the four beasts fell down and worshipped God that sat on the throne, saying, Amen ...

165 General Conference Bulletin, vol. 1 April 1, 1896, page 691 paragraph 5

... our Lord, and of his Christ; and he shall reign forever and ever. And the four and twenty elders, which sat before God on their seats, fell upon their faces, and worshiped God ...

166 General Conference Bulletin, vol. 4 April 7, 1901, page 98 paragraph 9

I will read further, that you may see the connection: “And the four and twenty elders, which sat before God on their seats, fell upon their faces, and worshiped God, saying. ...

167 The Prophetic Faith of Our Fathers, vol. 2, p. 412.4 (LeRoy Edwin Froom)

“Here may we see the overthrow of Babylon, ‘which made all nations to drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication;’ how she is destroyed with the breath of God’s mouth. Here we behold the resurrection of the dead; and four and twenty elders sit before God on their seats, and the Ancient of days sit upon his throne, and the judgment-seat, and the books opened, and all flesh appear before him, and how some are taken into everlasting life, and some are sent into everlasting death.”