Robertson's Word Pictures of the New TestamentRevelation 15:5
- The temple of the tabernacle of the testimony (o naov thv skhnhv tou marturiou).
- Charles calls this "strange" language. Probably the tabernacle or tent of witness (Numbers 9:15; 17:7) is in mind and the tent of meeting (Exodus 27:21 rather than the temple in Jerusalem.
- Was opened (hnoigh).
- Second aorist passive indicative of anoigw as in 11:19. For naov see 3:12; 7:15; 14:15,17; 16:1,17.