His head and His 1hair were whitelikewhitewool, likesnow; and 2His eyes were like a flame of fire.
His 3feet were likeburnishedbronze, when it has been made to glow in a furnace, and His 4voice was like the sound of manywaters.
In His righthand He held5sevenstars, and out of His mouthcame a 6sharptwo-edgedsword; and His 7face was like8the sunashining in its strength.
17When I saw Him, I 9fell at His feetlike a deadman. And He 10placed His righthand on me, saying, "11Do not be afraid; 12I am the first and the last,18and the 13living One; and I b14was dead, and behold, I amaliveforevermore, and I have15the keys of death and of Hades.19"Therefore16write17the things which you have seen, and the things which are, and the things which will takeplace18afterthesethings.20"As for the 19mystery of the 20sevenstarswhich you saw in My righthand, and the 21sevengoldenlampstands: the 22sevenstars are the angels of 23the sevenchurches, and the seven24lampstands are the sevenchurches.