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cherubim

four-winged, four-faced angels inspired Ezekiel to carry God’s message to the people. [O.T.: Ezek. 1:15]
See: Angel

cherubim

defended tree of life with flaming swords. [O.T.: Genesis 3:24]
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Queally, 19, was seen at his strongest to get Cherubim home ahead of joint-favourites Sea Of Gold and Miss Monica.
Cherubim, a daughter of top Japanese sire Sunday Silence, looked a really useful prospect as a two-length second to subsequent Ribblesdale Stakes winner Punctilious last year, but has failed to build on that so far.
Cherubim,a daughter of top Japanese sire Sunday Silence, looked a really useful prospect when a two-length second to subsequent Ribblesdale Stakes winner Punctilious last year,but she has failed to build on that so far.
When we see the baby-faced cherubs on the borders of greeting cards nowadays, we find it hard to credit that the original cherubim were celestial heavies you didn't want to mess with.
When my destination was voted on, many of the Seraphim and Cherubim and Principalities were on theatrical tour in the Vatican, acting out scenes from Dr.
If we consider God to be the end of all creation, the goal towards which the whole creation moves, then the first hierarchy of angels, the Seraphim, Cherubim, and Thrones, consists of the angels that contemplate God as the end, and therefore their names express their relation to God.
The Cherubim Monastery, which attracts pilgrims and tourists from around the world, is reached via a tight, snaking paved road cutting through the Qalamoun mountains.
Cherubim is not one of Sheikh Mohammed's stars, though she finished second to Punctilious at two, but she has an interesting background.
For instance, we see, in the Old Testament, Cherubim guarding the entrance of the Earthly Paradise after the Fall; the dream of Jacob in which he sees angels going up and down the ladder of contemplation; the archangel Raphael accompanying young Tobias on his journey.
Riley at her retirement got a beautiful - and unique - certificate with cherubim climbing flowers and playing harps.
The interior was entirely covered with gold and the carved figures of the cherubim, made of olive wood, were also gold encrusted.
In Othello Fortin finds the patterns of the morality play or allegory, with Iago as Vice or devil, Desdemona as Cherubim or angel on earth, and Othello as Everyman in the middle; or he finds the folk patterns of the commedia dell'arte with Iago as Zanni and Othello as Pantalone.