I have placed My bow in the clouds, and it will be a sign of the covenant between Me and the earth.
The bow will be in the clouds, and I will look at it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all the living creatures on earth.”
And God said, “This is the sign of the covenant I am making between Me and you and every living creature with you, a covenant for all future generations:
God said to Noah, “This is the sign of the covenant that I have confirmed between Me and every creature on earth.”
Then God said to Noah and his sons with him,
and with every living creature that is with you—birds, livestock, and all wildlife of the earth that are with you—all the animals of the earth that came out of the ark.
Whenever I form clouds over the earth and the bow appears in the clouds,
I will remember My covenant between Me and you and all the living creatures: water will never again become a flood to destroy every creature.
The appearance of the brilliant light all around was like that of a rainbow in a cloud on a rainy day. This was the appearance of the form of the Lord’s glory. When I saw it, I fell facedown and heard a voice speaking.
But you, be fruitful and multiply; spread out over the earth and multiply on it.”
I confirm My covenant with you that never again will every creature be wiped out by the waters of a flood; there will never again be a flood to destroy the earth.”
God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.
“For this is like the days of Noah to Me:
when I swore that the waters of Noah
would never flood the earth again,
so I have sworn that I will not be angry with you
or rebuke you.
and the One seated looked like jasper and carnelian stone. A rainbow that looked like an emerald surrounded the throne.
“Understand that I am confirming My covenant with you and your descendants after you,
Then Abram fell facedown and God spoke with him:
Then I saw another mighty angel coming down from heaven, surrounded by a cloud, with a rainbow over his head. His face was like the sun, his legs were like fiery pillars,
Every living creature will be food for you; as I gave the green plants, I have given you everything.
and the rain fell on the earth 40 days and 40 nights.
The fear and terror of you will be in every living creature on the earth, every bird of the sky, every creature that crawls on the ground, and all the fish of the sea. They are placed under your authority.
Flashes of lightning and rumblings of thunder came from the throne. Seven fiery torches were burning before the throne, which are the seven spirits of God.
and they saw the God of Israel. Beneath His feet was something like a pavement made of sapphire stone, as clear as the sky itself.
However, you must not eat meat with its lifeblood in it.
These three were Noah’s sons, and from them the whole earth was populated.
Do you know how God directs His clouds
or makes their lightning flash?
The shape of a throne with the appearance of sapphire stone was above the expanse. There was a form with the appearance of a human on the throne high above.
I will require the life of every animal and every man for your life and your blood. I will require the life of each man’s brother for a man’s life.
Then I looked, and there was a white cloud, and One like the Son of Man was seated on the cloud, with a gold crown on His head and a sharp sickle in His hand.