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he will wipe every tear from their eyes.

Death will be no more;

mourning and crying and pain will be no more,

for the first things have passed away.”

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4. all tearsGreek, "every tear."

no more deathGreek, "death shall be no more." Therefore it is not the millennium, for in the latter there is death (Isa 65:20; 1Co 15:26, 54, "the last enemy … destroyed is death," Re 20:14, after the millennium).

sorrowGreek, "mourning."

passed awayGreek, "departed," as in Re 21:1.