Then the sun will appear in all his radiance and fill the world with light.
That takes all those up into itself, outshining them in radiance and glory.
Just as whatsoever stars there be, their radiance avails not the sixteenth part of the radiance of the moon.
They saw Jesus transfigured in a radiance of glory: Elijah appeared with Moses, and they talked with Jesus.
The strict distinction between nimbus and aureole is not commonly maintained, and the latter term is most frequently used to denote the radiance round the heads of saints, angels or persons of the Godhead.