As I looked, behold, 1a stormy wind came 2out of the north, and a great cloud, with 3brightness around it, and fire flashing forth continually, and in the midst of the fire, 4as it were gleaming metal.a
As for the likeness of their faces, 13each had a human face. The four had the face of a lion on the right side, the four had the face of an ox on the left side, and the four had the face of an eagle.
As for the likeness of the living creatures, their appearance was 17like burning coals of fire, 18like the appearance of torches moving to and fro among the living creatures. 19And the fire was bright, and out of the fire went forth lightning.
1623As for the appearance of the wheels and their construction: their appearance was like 24the gleaming of beryl. 25And the four had the same likeness, their appearance and construction being as it were a wheel within a wheel.
And when they went, I heard the sound of their wings 41like the sound of many waters, like 42the sound of the 43Almighty, a sound of tumult 44like the sound of an army. When they stood still, they let down their wings.
And 50upward from what had the appearance of his waist I saw as it were 51gleaming metal, like the appearance of fire enclosed all around. And downward from what had the appearance of his waist I saw as it were the appearance of fire, and 52there was brightness around him.f
Like the appearance of 53the bow that is in the cloud on the day of rain, so was the appearance of the brightness all around. Such was the appearance of the likeness of 54the glory of the LORD. And when I saw it, 55I fell on my face, and I heard the voice of one speaking.