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His countenance was like lightning, and his raiment white as snow:

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Bible References


Matthew 17:2
And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone as the sun, and his garments became white as the light.
Psalm 104:4
who makes his [heavenly] agents spirits, his ministers a flame of fire,
Ezekiel 1:4
And I looked, and, behold, a stormy wind came out of the north, a great cloud, with a fire enfolding itself, and a brightness round about it, and out of the midst of it, as it were glowing metal, out of the midst of the fire.
Daniel 10:5
I lifted up my eyes, and looked. And, behold, a man clothed in linen, whose loins were girded with pure gold of Uphaz.
Revelation 1:14
And his head and hair were white as wool, white as snow, and his eyes as a flame of fire,
Revelation 10:1
And I saw a mighty agent coming down out of heaven, clothed with a cloud, and the rainbow was upon his head, and his face was like the sun, and his feet like pillars of fire,
Revelation 18:1
And after these things I saw another agent coming down out of heaven having great authority, and the earth was illuminated from his glory.

His raiment

Mark 9:3
and his garments became glistening, exceedingly white, as snow, such as no fuller on earth is able to whiten.
Mark 16:5
And having entered into the sepulcher, they saw a young man sitting on the right side, clothed in a white robe, and they were alarmed.
Acts 1:10
And while they were gazing at his going into the sky, behold, two men had also stood by them in white apparel,
Revelation 3:4
But thou have a few names in Sardis who did not defile their garments. And they will walk with me in white, because they are worthy.

General references

Job 37:1
Yea, at this my heart trembles, and is moved out of its place.
Ezekiel 1:13
As for the likeness of the living creatures, their appearance was like burning coals of fire, like the appearance of torches. It went up and down among the living creatures, and the fire was bright, and out of the fire went forth l