A substance remarkable for its transparency. Two phenomena seen by John in his vision in the book of Revelation are likened to glass.
The sea of glass
Rev 15:2 See also Rev 4:2-6
The gold in the new Jerusalem likened to glass
Rev 21:21 See also Rev 21:15-18
Dictionary of Bible Themes
Scripture index copyright Martin H. Manser, 2009. As Editor, Martin Manser wishes to thank all those who compiled or edited the NIV Thematic Study Bible
, on which this work is based.