Cherubim Depicted

Most Relevant Verses

Exodus 25:18

And you shall make two cherubim (winged angelic figures) of [solid] hammered gold on the two ends of the mercy seat.

Exodus 37:7-9

And he made two cherubim of beaten gold; on the two ends of the mercy seat he made them, One cherub at one end and one at the other end; of one piece with the mercy seat he made the cherubim at its two ends. And the cherubim spread out their wings on high, covering the mercy seat with their wings, with their faces to each other, looking down to the mercy seat.

Hebrews 9:5

Above [the ark] and overshadowing the mercy seat were the representations of the cherubim [winged creatures which were the symbols] of glory. We cannot now go into detail about these things.

1 Kings 8:6-7

And the priests brought the ark of the covenant of the Lord to its place in the Holy of Holies of the house, under the wings of the cherubim. For the cherubim spread forth their two wings over the place of the ark, and the cherubim covered the ark and its poles.

1 Samuel 4:4

So the people sent to Shiloh and brought from there the ark of the covenant of the Lord of hosts, Who dwells above the cherubim. And the two sons of Eli, Hophni and Phinehas, were with the ark of the covenant of God.

Exodus 25:22

There I will meet with you and, from above the mercy seat, from between the two cherubim that are upon the ark of the Testimony, I will speak intimately with you of all which I will give you in commandment to the Israelites.

Numbers 7:89

And when Moses went into the Tent of Meeting to speak with the Lord, he heard the voice speaking to him from above the mercy seat that was upon the ark of the Testimony from between the two cherubim; and He spoke to [Moses].

Exodus 26:1

Moreover, you shall make the tabernacle with ten curtains; of fine twined linen, and blue and purple and scarlet [stuff], with cherubim skillfully embroidered shall you make them.

Exodus 36:8

And all the able and wisehearted men among them who did the work on the tabernacle made ten curtains of fine twined linen and blue, purple, and scarlet [stuff], with cherubim skillfully worked on them.

Exodus 26:31

And make a veil of blue, purple, and scarlet [stuff] and fine twined linen, skillfully worked with cherubim on it.

Exodus 36:35

And he made the veil of blue, purple, and scarlet [stuff] and fine twined linen, with cherubim skillfully worked.

1 Kings 6:23

Within the Holy of Holies he made two cherubim of olive wood, each ten cubits high.

1 Kings 6:29

He carved all the walls of the house (these two holy rooms) round about with figures of cherubim, palm trees, and open flowers, within and without.

1 Kings 6:32

On the two doors of olive wood he carved cherubim, palm trees, and open flowers; he overlaid them with gold, and spread gold on the cherubim and palm trees.

1 Kings 6:35

He carved on them cherubim, palm trees, and open flowers, covered with gold evenly applied on the carved work.

Ezekiel 41:18

With figures of cherubim and palm trees, so that a palm tree was between a cherub and a cherub; and every cherub had two faces,

1 Kings 7:29

On the panels between the ledges were lions, oxen, and cherubim; and upon the ledges there was a pedestal above. Beneath the lions and oxen were wreaths of hanging work.

1 Kings 7:36

And on the surface of its stays and its panels Hiram carved cherubim, lions, and palm trees, according to the space of each, with wreaths round about.

Ezekiel 41:25

And there were carved on them, on the doors of the temple, cherubim and palm trees, like those carved upon the walls; and there was also a canopy of wood in front of the porch outside.

Ezekiel 41:20

From the floor to above the entrance were cherubim and palm trees made, and also on the wall of the temple [the Holy Place].