Color Meanings & Symbolism
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: God's promise to man.
MEANINGS: Excitement, energy, passion, love, desire, power.
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: There is a diverse use of the color red throughout the Scriptures. Its primary associations are blood and war.
II Kings 3:22; Nahum 2:3; Isaiah 63:2
MEANINGS: Creativity, enthusiasm, happines, hope, youthfulness, health, attraction
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: Used only to describe paint, both on a house and in a portrait. Its contextual use suggests lust and unrighteousness.
Jeremiah 22:14; Ezekiel 23:14
MEANINGS: Strength and purpose
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: Glory of God.
Ezekiel 1:4, Ezekiel 8:2
MEANINGS: Wealth, success and status, achievement and triumph. Associated with abundance and prosperity, luxury and quality.
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: Divine, Power, Glory, Presence of God
MEANINGS: Fun, joy, optimism, sunshine, energy, spontaneity
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: In scripture, yellow lends itself to symbolically representing gold or something of great value. Shekinah Glory.
MEANINGS: Nature, youth, refreshing, hope, fertility
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: Primarily associated with plant life. As a result we can view it as a symbol of natural growth and life.
Genesis 1:30; 9:3, II Kings 19:26, Job 39:8, Psalm 37:2
MEANINGS: Refreshing, feminine, calming, sophisticated, energy, wisdom, serenity.
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: River of God, healing, life-giving, flow of the Holy Spirit, New Jerusalem.
MEANINGS: Sympathy, harmony, eternity, intelligence, peace, tranquility
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: In general, blue should be viewed as a heavenly color.
Exodus 24:10, Ezekiel 1:26; 10:1
MEANINGS: Royalty, nobility, spirituality, devotion, faith, enlightenment
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: Symbol of royalty and riches, viewed as a heavenly color.
Judges 8:26, Revelation 18:16, Luke 16:19
MEANINGS: Elegance, mystery, magic, conservative, power
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: Primarily associated with the negative aspects of human experience, including death, disease, famine, and sorrow, all of which are the results of sin.
Job 6:15-16, Jude 1:12-13, Jeremiah 8:21
MEANINGS: Prestige and wealth. It is seen as a glamorous, sophisticated color related to female energy, prosperity and modernity.
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: Redemption, Wisdom.
MEANINGS: Truth, honesty, purity, innocence, lightness
BIBLICAL SYMBOLISM: Purity and righteousness.
Exodus 16:31, Psalm 51:7, John 20:12