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Matthew 3:16 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

16 After Jesus was baptized, He went up immediately from the water. The heavens suddenly opened for Him,[a] and He saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and coming down on Him.


  1. Matthew 3:16 Other mss omit for Him

Mark 1:10 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

10 As soon as He came up out of the water, He saw the heavens being torn open and the Spirit descending to Him like a dove.

Luke 3:21 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

The Baptism of Jesus

21 When all the people were baptized, Jesus also was baptized. As He was praying, heaven opened,

John 1:51 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

51 Then He said, “I assure you: You[a] will see heaven opened and the angels of God ascending and descending on the Son of Man.”


  1. John 1:51 In Gk, the word you is pl and refers to Nathanael and the other disciples.

Acts 7:56 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

56 “Look! I see the heavens opened and the Son of Man standing at the right hand of God!”

Acts 10:11 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

11 He saw heaven opened and an object that resembled a large sheet coming down, being lowered by its four corners to the earth.

Revelation 4:1 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

The Throne Room of Heaven

After this I looked, and there in heaven was an open door. The first voice that I had heard speaking to me like a trumpet said, “Come up here, and I will show you what must take place after this.”

Revelation 19:11 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

The Rider on a White Horse

11 Then I saw heaven opened, and there was a white horse. Its rider is called Faithful and True, and He judges and makes war in righteousness.

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