Revelation - "..like unto the Son of man, clothed with a garment down to the foot, and girt about the paps with a golden girdle." Hair White As Snow, Eyes Like Fire Daniel saw an ALLEGORICAL vision of "the Son of Man" appearing before "the Ancient of Days." "The Ancient of days did sit, ..hair of his head like the pure wool," (7:9). Because God is not a white-haired old man but an eternal, ageless, invisible Spirit. In his vision, John saw Christ as the Ancient of Days. His head and his hairs were white like wool, as white as snow; and his eyes were as a flame of fire." Our eyes will see Him.Revelation - "His feet like unto fine brass, as if they burned in a furnace; and his voice as the sound of many waters." I Fell At His Feet As Dead When John saw the vision of Jesus standing among the golden candlesticks, he "fell at His feet as dead." Ezekiel fell on his face when He saw the Lord in a vision (Ezekiel ).
The Alpha (beginning, first) and Omega (end, last). Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last." Write In A Book The pen is mightier than the sword. Revelation , 19 - "What thou seest, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia; ...God's Word is forever settled, in part because "it is written." God told Moses, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel and Habakkuk to write a book (Exodus ; Isaiah 30:8; Jeremiah 30:2; Ezekiel ; Habakkuk 2:2). Write the things which thou hast seen, and the things which are, and the things which shall be hereafter." The Seven Churches Of Asia In the earliest days of the Church, John was well acquainted with the seven principal Churches in Asia Minor (all situated in present-day Turkey).He held seven stars - the angels of the seven Churches.The prophecies speak to us today, as well as to them.When the Angel of the Lord appeared to Daniel (), he fell into a deep sleep, face down to the ground. Laodicea." God planted His prophetic Word in good soil (His Church) where it began to spread around the world.
The Presence of the Lord is overwhelming to the natural man. Revelation - "Write the things which thou hast seen, and the things which are, and the things which shall be hereafter." The Church At Ephesus - Lost Their First Love Some Bible students say the seven Churches represent seven ages since Calvary.Revelation - "What thou seest, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia." The Long Garment And The Golden Girdle In John's vision, he saw Jesus wearing a full-length robe and a golden girdle on His chest. Isaiah prophesied that Messiah would "put on righteousness as a breastplate, and an helmet of salvation upon his head; and he put on the garments of vengeance for clothing, and was clad with zeal as a cloke," (Isaiah ).John saw Christ coming in vengeance, zeal and righteousness. Revelation - "His hairs were white like wool, as white as snow; and his eyes were as a flame of fire." The Revelation Of Christ John knew the earthly Christ. "Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him." John saw "one like unto the Son of man, clothed with a garment down to the foot, and girt about the paps with a golden girdle.His was the only body of God, and was mortal until divine resurrection power raised Him immortal.The Eternal God, the Creator, was incarnate in Him.Consequently, he was exiled for life to the island of Patmos, off the coast of what is now Turkey.