Flashcards in Proof Of Black Deck (10):
My skin is black upon me, and my bones are burned with heat.
Now there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and teachers; as Barnabas, and Simeon that was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen, which had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.
-I am black, but comely, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, as the tents of Kedar, as the curtains of Solomon.
-Look not upon me, because I am black, because the sun hath looked upon me: my mother's children were angry with me; they made me the keeper of the vineyards; but mine own vineyard have I not kept.
Songs of Solomon 1:5-6
Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish; they are black unto the ground; and the cry of Jerusalem is gone up.
Our skin was black like an oven because of the terrible famine.
Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree:
I beheld till the thrones were cast down, and the Ancient of days did sit, whose garment was white as snow, and the hair of his head like the pure wool: his throne was like the fiery flame, and his wheels as burning fire.
-His head and his hairs were white like wool, as white as snow; and his eyes were as a flame of fire;
-And his feet like unto fine brass, as if they burned in a furnace; and his voice as the sound of many waters.
And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.