Revelation 13:12; Revelation 13:14-16

12 It exercises all the authority of the first beast in its presence,1 and makes the earth and its inhabitants worship the first beast, jwhose mortal wound was healed.


14 and by the signs that it is allowed to work in the presence of1 the beast mit deceives those who dwell on earth, telling them to make an image for the beast nthat was wounded by the sword and yet lived. 15 And it was allowed to give breath to the image of the beast, so that the image of the beast might even speak and might cause those who would not oworship the image of the beast pto be slain. 16 Also it causes all, both small and great, both rich and poor, both free and slave,2 qto be marked on the right hand or the forehead,