"To the angel of the church in aSardis write:
'Wake up, and strengthen the things that remain, which were about to die; for I have not found your deeds completed in the sight of My God.
'So aremember what you have received and heard; and keep it, and arepent. Therefore if you do not wake up, aI will come blike a thief, and you will not know at cwhat hour I will come to you.
'But you have a few apeople in bSardis who have not csoiled their garments; and they will walk with Me din white, for they are worthy.
'aHe who overcomes will thus be clothed in bwhite garments; and I will not cerase his name from the book of life, and dI will confess his name before My Father and before His angels.
'aHe who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches.'
"And to the angel of the church in aPhiladelphia write:
'aI know your deeds. Behold, I have put before you ban open door which no one can shut, because you have a little power, and have kept My word, and chave not denied My name.
'Behold, I will cause those of athe synagogue of Satan, who say that they are Jews and are not, but lie--I will make them bcome and bow down at your feet, and make them know that cI have loved you.
'Because you have akept the word of bMy perseverance, cI also will keep you from the hour of dtesting, that hour which is about to come upon the whole eworld, to