Cherubim Sentence Examples
In Ezekiel the throne of Yahweh is borne up on Cherubim, the noise of whose wings is like thunder.
Ezekiel gives elaborate discriptions of cherubim 19; and in one of his visions he sees seven angels execute the judgment of God upon Jerusalem.
Cherubim are celestial historians and hold the knowledge of God.
Putting aside the cherubim and seraphim, they are not spoken of as having wings.
In old times, the bne Elohim and the seraphim are His court, and the angels are alike the court and the army of God; the cherubim are his throne-bearers.Advertisement
Probably his cherubim are a modification of older ones, which may well have been of a more sober type.
See further "Cherubim," in Ency.
The spaces between the four rows of medallions are filled with six-winged cherubim.
Titus set up the Cherubim, captured from the Jewish temple, over one of the gates.
Mythical features abound in the cherubim and seraphim, the pillars of Jachin and Boaz, the mysterious Nehushtan, the bronze-sea and the lavers.Advertisement
So in still later tradition, all the sons of Jacob with the exception of Joseph find their last resting-place at Hebron, and in Jewish prayers for the dead it is besought that their souls may be bound up with those of the patriarchs, or that they may go to the cave of Machpelah and thence to the Cherubim.
It is doubtful how far Ezekiel's account of the cherubim and Isaiah's account of the seraphim are to be taken as descriptions of actual beings; they are probably figurative, or else subjective visions.
The design of the former is a trellis crossing the ceiling diagonally; in each of the lacunae is carved a cherubim with eight wings; the figures and the trellis are gilded; the ground is a rich ultramarine.
There are the cherubim who guard Eden.