Most ancient astronaut theorists have probably
heard of Ezekiel's wheel, but few understand the significance of the
cherubim, that is why I started this topic.
Ezekiel's wheel is an alledged UFO contact in the
"Now it came to pass in the thirteenth year, in
the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month, as I was among the
captives by the River Chebar, that the heavens were opened and I saw
visions of God . . .
"Then I looked, and behold, a whirlwind was coming
out of the north, a great cloud with raging fire engulfing itself; and
brightness was all around it and radiating out of its midst like the
color of amber, out of the midst of the fire. Also from within it came
the likeness of four living creatures . . .
As for the likeness of their faces, each had the
face of a man; each of the four had the face of a lion on the right
side, each of the four had the face of an ox on the left side, and each
of the four had the face of an eagle. Thus were their faces ... As for
the likeness of the living creatures, their appearance was like burning
coals of fire
The appearance of the
wheels and their workings was like the color of beryl, and all four
(cherbuim) had the same likeness. The appearance of their workings was,
as it were, A wheel within a wheel. "
"And I looked, and there in the firmament that was
above the head of the cherubim, there appeared something like a
sapphire stone, having the appearance of the likeness of a throne. Then
He spoke to the man clothed with linen, and said, 'Go in among the
wheels, under the cherub, fill your hands with coals of fire from among
the cherubim, and scatter them over the city.' And he went in as I
"Then it happened, when He commanded the man
clothed in linen, saying, 'Take fire from among the wheels, from among
the cherubim,' that he went in and stood beside the wheels . . . And
when I looked, there were four wheels by the cherubim, one wheel by one
cherub and another wheel by each other cherub . . ."