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Above it stood the seraphims: each one had six wings; with twain he covered his face, and with twain he covered his feet, and with twain he did fly.

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1 Kings 22:19
And he will say, For this, hear the word of Jehovah: I saw Jehovah sitting upon his throne, and all the army of the heavens standing by him from his right hand and from his left
Job 1:6
And the day will be and the sons of God will come to stand before God, and also the adversary will come in the midst of them.
Daniel 7:10
A river of fire flowed and went out from before him: thousands of thousands will wait upon him, and myriads of myriads will stand before him: the tribunal sat, and the books were opened.
Zechariah 3:4
And he will answer and say to them standing before him, saying, Remove the filthy garments from off him, And he will say to him, See, I caused thine iniquity to pass from thee, and clothed thee with festive garments.
Luke 1:10
And all the multitude of people were praying without at the hour of incense.
Revelation 7:11
And all the angels stood round about the throne, and the elders and the four living creatures, and they fell before the throne upon their faces, and worshipped God,


Psalm 104:4
Making his messengers spirits; his servants a fire of flame:
Ezekiel 1:4
And I shall see, and behold, the spirit of a tempest came from the north, a great cloud, and a fire taking itself, and a shining to it round about, and from its midst as the appearance of burnished brass from the midst of the fire.
Hebrews 1:7
And truly to the angels of God he says, Who making his angels spirits, and his workmen flames of fire.


Exodus 25:20
And the cherubs shall be spreading their wings on high, covering with their wings over the cover; and their faces each to the other; to the cover shall be the faces of the cherubs.
Exodus 37:9
And the cherubs shall be spreading out the wings from upwards, covering with their wings over the cover, and their faces each to his brother: to the cover were the faces of the cherubs.
1 Kings 6:24
And five cubits the one wing of the cherub, and five cubits the second wing of the cherub: ten cubits from the extremities of its wings and even to the extremities of its wings.
1 Kings 8:7
For the cherubims spreading out their wings to the place of the ark, and the cherubims will cover over the ark and over the parts from above.
Ezekiel 1:6
And four faces to one, and four wings to one, to them.
Ezekiel 10:21
Four, four faces to the one, and four wings to the one; and the likeness of the hands of a man under their wings.
Revelation 4:8
And the four living creatures, one by itself, had six wings together round about; and within full of eyes; and they have no rest day and night, saying, Holy, holy, holy, Lord God, the Omnipotent Ruler, who was, and who being, and who coming.

Covered his face

Genesis 17:3
And Abram will fall upon his face, and God will speak to him, saying,
Exodus 3:6
And he will say, I am the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaak and the God of Jacob. And Moses will hide his face, for he will be afraid to look to God.
1 Kings 19:13
And it will be when Elijah heard, he will cover his face in his large cloak, and he will go forth and stand at the opening of the cave; and behold, to him a voice, and it will say, What to thee here, Elijah?
Psalm 89:7
God being greatly terrible in the council of the holy ones and to be feared by all round about him.

His feet

Job 4:18
Behold, in his servants he will not trust, and upon his messengers he will set folly:
Job 15:15
Behold, in his holy ones he will, not trust; and the heavens were not clean in his eyes.
Ezekiel 1:11
And their faces: and their wings spread out from above; to each of the two being joined each, and two covering their bodies.

Did fly

Isaiah 6:6
And one from the seraphs will fly to me, and in his hand a hot stone, he took with the tongs from off the altar:
Psalm 18:10
And he will ride upon a cherub, and will fly: and he will fly upon the wings of the wind.
Psalm 103:20
Praise Jehovah, ye his messengers mighty of strength, doing his word, to hear the voice of his word.
Ezekiel 10:16
And in the going of the cherubs, the wheels by them will go: and in the lifting up of the cherubs their wings to rise up from the earth, the wheels they also from beside them will not turn.
Daniel 9:21
And I yet speaking in prayer, and the man Gabriel, whom I saw in the vision in the beginning, being wearied with weariness, touched upon me about the time of the evening gift
Revelation 8:13
And I saw, and heard one angel flying in the midst of heaven, saying with a great voice, Woe, woe, woe, to them dwelling upon earth from the rest of the voices of the trumpet of the three angels, about to sound the trumpet!
Revelation 14:6
And I saw another angel flying in the midst of heaven, having the lasting good news to announce to them dwelling upon the earth, and to every nation, and tribe, and tongue, and people,

General references

Psalm 89:7
God being greatly terrible in the council of the holy ones and to be feared by all round about him.