Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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.

General references

Bible References


1 Kings 22:19
And he said, "Therefore, hear the word of Yahweh. I saw Yahweh sitting on his throne with all the hosts of heaven standing beside him from his right hand and from his left [hand].
Job 1:6
And it happened {one day} {that} the sons of God came to present themselves before Yahweh, and Satan also came into their midst.
Daniel 7:10
A stream of fire issued forth and flowed {from his presence}; thousands [upon] thousands served him and ten thousand [upon] ten thousand stood before him. The judge sat, and [the] books were opened.
Zechariah 3:4
And he answered and said to the ones standing {before} him, saying, "Remove the filthy garments from him." And he said to him, "See, I have taken away your guilt from you, and will clothe you [with] rich garments."
Luke 1:10
And the whole crowd of the people were praying outside at the hour of the incense offering.
Revelation 7:11
And all the angels stood around the throne and the elders and the four living creatures, and they fell down on their faces before the throne and worshiped God,


Psalm 104:4
who makes his messengers [the] winds, his attendants a flame of fire.
Ezekiel 1:4
And I looked, and look! A storm wind [was] coming from the north, a great cloud, and fire flashing back and forth, and brightness around [and] {within it}, and from its midst [it was] like [the] outward appearance of amber stone from the midst of the fire.
Hebrews 1:7
And concerning the angels he says, "The one who makes his angels winds, and his servants a flame of fire,"


Exodus 25:20
And the cherubim will be [with] outspread wings above, covering with their wings over the atonement cover {and facing each other}; the faces of the cherubim will be toward the atonement cover.
Exodus 37:9
And the cherubim were [with] outspread wings above, covering with their wings over the atonement cover {and facing each other}; the faces of the cherubim were toward the atonement cover.
1 Kings 6:24
Five cubits [was] the first wing of the cherub, and five cubits the second wing of the cherub, from the tip of his [one] wing up to the tip of his [other] wing.
1 Kings 8:7
for the cherubim [were] spreading their wings over the place of the ark. The cherubim overshadowed the ark and its poles from above.
Ezekiel 1:6
and {each had four faces}, and {each of them had four wings}.
Ezekiel 10:21
{Each one had four faces}, and [there were] four wings for each, and [the] likeness of {human hands} [was] under their wings.
Revelation 4:8
And the four living creatures, {each one} of them, had six wings apiece, full of eyes around and inside, and they do not have rest day and night, saying, "Holy, holy, holy [is] the Lord God All-Powerful, the one who was and the one who is and the one who is coming!"

Covered his face

Genesis 17:3
Then Abram fell upon his face and God spoke with him, saying,
Exodus 3:6
And he said, "I am the God of your father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob." And Moses hid his face because he was afraid of looking at God.
1 Kings 19:13
It happened at the moment Elijah heard, he covered his face with his cloak and went out and stood [at] the entrance of the cave. Suddenly a voice [came] to him and said, "{Elijah, why are you here}?"
Psalm 89:7
a God feared greatly in the council of [the] holy ones, and awesome above all surrounding him?

His feet

Job 4:18
Look, he does not trust in his servants and he charges his angels with error.
Job 15:15
Look, he does not trust his holy ones, and [the] heavens are not clean in his eyes.
Ezekiel 1:11
So [were] their faces; their wings [were] spread out {upward}; each [had] two touching one another and two covering their bodies.

Did fly

Isaiah 6:6
Then one of the seraphs flew to me, and in his hand [was] a hot coal he had taken from the altar with tongs.
Psalm 18:10
And he mounted a cherub and flew, and he swooped down on wings of wind.
Psalm 103:20
Bless Yahweh, you his angels, [you] mighty heroes who do his word by {obeying} the sound of his word.
Ezekiel 10:16
And {when the cherubim went}, the wheels beside them went; and {when the cherubim lifted their wings to rise up from the earth}, the wheels also did not turn aside from beside them.
Daniel 9:21
And I [was] still speaking in prayer, and the man Gabriel, whom I had seen in the vision {previously}, {in my weariness touched me} at [the] time of [the] evening offering.
Revelation 8:13
And I looked, and I heard one eagle flying {directly overhead}, saying with a loud voice, "Woe, woe, woe to those who live on the earth, from the remaining sounds of the trumpets of the three angels who are about to blow the trumpet!"
Revelation 14:6
And I saw another angel flying {directly overhead}, having an eternal gospel to proclaim to those who reside on the earth, and to every nation and tribe and language and people,

General references

Psalm 89:7
a God feared greatly in the council of [the] holy ones, and awesome above all surrounding him?