1And I got up and looked at him who had taken my right hand and set me on my feet. 2And his body was 1 JK ‘And the feet of his body were’. like sapphire, and his face like chrysolite, and the hair of his head like snow; and there was a linen band about his head, and it was like a rainbow, and the robes he was wearing were purple, and he had a golden staff in his right hand. 3And he said to me, Abraham; and I said, Behold, your servant. 4And he said, Do not let what I look like or what I say frighten 2 So JK: S is corrupt. you: do not be upset; but come with me. 5And I will go with you: you will be able to see me until the sacrifice, but after the sacrifice you will see me no more. 3 you will be able … no more: lit. ‘visible until the sacrifice, but after the sacrifice invisible for ever’. 6Take courage: come.