Thematic Bible: Colors of, mentioned


Thematic Bible



When Joseph was seventeen years old, he was helping his brothers tend their flocks. He was a young man at that time, as were the children of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father's wives. But Joseph would come back and tell his father that his brothers were doing bad things. Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his brothers, since he was born to him in his old age, so he had made a richly-embroidered tunic for him.

Now she was clothed in a long sleeved, multi-colored ornamental tunic, commonly worn by the king's virgin daughters. When Amnon's servant threw her out and locked the door after her,


The king cried out to bring in enchanters, Chaldeans, and astrologers. He announced to the advisors of Babylon, "Whoever can read this writing and tell me its meaning will be clothed in purple, have a gold chain placed around his neck, and will become the third highest ruler in the kingdom."

Daughters of Israel, weep over Saul! He clothed you in scarlet luxury and decorated your garments with gold.



"The king will mourn, the prince will be clothed with desolation, and the hands of the people of the land will tremble. I'll deal with them according to their behavior and I will judge them by how they've judged. Then they'll learn that I am the LORD."




who were clothed in blue including governors and commanders. All of them were desirable young men horsemen mounted on horses.


Then I looked, and there was a white horse! Its rider had a bow, and a victor's crown had been given to him. He went out as a conqueror to conquer.

"I stared into the night, and there was a man mounted on a red horse! The horse was standing among the myrtle trees in a ravine. Behind him there were red, brown, and white horses."

Attached to the third chariot were white horses. Attached to the fourth chariot were speckled horses and gray horses.


"I stared into the night, and there was a man mounted on a red horse! The horse was standing among the myrtle trees in a ravine. Behind him there were red, brown, and white horses."

Attached to the first chariot were red horses. Attached to the second chariot were black horses.

A second horse went out. It was fiery red, and its rider was given permission to take peace away from the earth and to make people slaughter one another. So he was given a large sword.


Attached to the third chariot were white horses. Attached to the fourth chariot were speckled horses and gray horses.

The black horses are headed into the north country, and the white ones are headed out after them. The speckled horses are headed toward the south country."


Attached to the first chariot were red horses. Attached to the second chariot were black horses.

The black horses are headed into the north country, and the white ones are headed out after them. The speckled horses are headed toward the south country."


Attached to the third chariot were white horses. Attached to the fourth chariot were speckled horses and gray horses.

Then the gray horses went out. They were eager to go out on patrol throughout the earth, so the angel said, "Go patrol the earth." So they went out on patrol throughout the earth.


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