Clouds and total darkness surround him; righteousness and justice are the foundation of his throne.
Clouds veil him so that he cannot see, as he walks on the circle of the sky.”
And the people remained standing at a distance as Moses approached the total darkness where God was.
1 Timothy 6 16
who alone is immortal and who lives in unapproachable light, whom no one has seen or can see, to him be honor and eternal power. Amen.
No one may go up with you; in fact, no one should be seen anywhere on the mountain. Even the flocks and herds are not to graze in front of that mountain.”
1 Kings 8 12
Then Solomon said: The LORD said that he would dwell in total darkness.
But he added,“ You cannot see my face, for humans cannot see me and live.”The LORD said,“ Here is a place near me. You are to stand on the rock,and when my glory passes by, I will put you in the crevice of the rock and cover you with my hand until I have passed by.Then I will take my hand away, and you will see my back, but my face will not be seen.”
God comes from Teman, the Holy One from Mount Paran. Selah His splendor covers the heavens, and the earth is full of his praise.His brilliance is like light; rays are flashing from his hand. This is where his power is hidden.Plague goes before him, and pestilence follows in his steps.