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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 was transformed before them, - and his face shone as the sun, and, his garments, became white as the light.
Psalm 104:4
Making His messengers, winds, His attendants, a flaming fire;
Ezekiel 1:4
So then I beheld and lo! a tempestuous wind coming out of the North, a great cloud and a fire catching hold of itself, and it had a brightness round about, -
Daniel 10:5
then lifted I up mine eyes, and looked, and lo! a man, clothed in linen, - whose loins, were girded with the bright gold of Uphaz;
Revelation 1:14
And his head and hair, white, like white wool - like snow, and, his eyes, like a flame of fire,
Revelation 10:1
And I saw another, a mighty messenger, descending out of heaven, - arrayed with a cloud, and, the rainbow, was upon his head, and, his face, was as the sun, and, his feet, were as pillars of fire,
Revelation 18:1
After these things, I saw another messenger, coming down out of heaven, - having great authority; and, the earth, was illumined with his glory.

His raiment

Mark 9:3
and his garments became brilliant, exceeding white, such as, no fuller on the earth, is able, so, to whiten.
Mark 16:5
And, entering into the tomb, they saw a young man, sitting on the right, clothed with a white robe, - and they were greatly alarmed.
Acts 1:10
And, while they were looking steadfastly into heaven as he was going his way, then lo! two men had taken their stand beside them, in white garments, -
Revelation 3:4
Nevertheless, thou hast a few names, in Sardis, which have not defiled their garments; and they shall walk with me in white, because they are, worthy.

General references

Job 37:1
Yea, at this, my heart quaketh, and starteth up out of its place.
Ezekiel 1:13
As for the likeness of the living ones, their appearance was like live coals of fire burning up like the appearance of torches, the same went to and fro between the living ones, - and the fire had brightness and out of the fire, went forth a lightning.