23Under the expanse their wings were stretched out straight, onetoward the other ; eachone also had 1two wings covering its body on the oneside and on the other.
I also heard the sound of their wings like the 2sound of abundantwaters as they went, like the 3voice of athe Almighty, a sound of tumult like the 4sound of an armycamp ; whenever they stoodstill, they dropped their wings.
And there came a voice from above the 5expanse that was over their heads ; whenever they stoodstill, they dropped their wings.
Now 6above the expanse that was over their heads there was something7resembling a throne, like b8lapislazuli in appearance ; and on that whichresembled a throne, high up, was a figure with the appearance of a 9man.
Then I cnoticed from the appearance of His loins and upwardsomething10like dglowingmetal that looked like fireallaroundwithin it, and from the appearance of His loins and downward I sawsomething like fire ; and there was a radiancearound Him.
As the appearance of the 11rainbowein the clouds on a rainyday, so was the appearance of the surroundingradiance. Such was the appearance of the likeness of the 12glory of the LORD. And when I saw it, I 13fell on my face and heard a voicespeaking.