1. Revelation 21:15–21 (ESV)
  2. Structure and outline

The connection of Revelation 21:15–21 to Revelation 21:9–14

Revelation 21:15–21 (ESV)

15 And the one who spoke with me had a measuring rod of gold to measure the city and its gates and walls.

The present paragraph is the second of four fragments of the vision John received concerning the New Jerusalem. Revelation 21:9–14 had set before us the protection God grants to those within this city. The present paragraph, Revelation 21:15–21, shows us something of the glory and perfection of this most holy city.