And I saw the seven angels who stood before God; and to them were given seven trumpets.
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hail: That the punishment of hell is due to works of blood is announced by the voice of the preachers, who say, "they shall pass from snow-water to excessive heat." The spiritual death of the soul may also be understood under the name of blood. Tichonius explains the verse in this way: "There followed the wrath of God upon which the death of many should ensue."