2 Samuel 22:9
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New International Version
Smoke rose from his nostrils; consuming fire came from his mouth, burning coals blazed out of it.

King James Bible
There went up a smoke out of his nostrils, and fire out of his mouth devoured: coals were kindled by it.

Darby Bible Translation
There went up a smoke out of his nostrils, And fire out of his mouth devoured: Coals burned forth from it.

World English Bible
Smoke went up out of his nostrils. Fire out of his mouth devoured. Coals were kindled by it.

Young's Literal Translation
Gone up hath smoke by His nostrils. And fire from His mouth devoureth, Brands have been kindled by it.

2 Samuel 22:9 Parallel
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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

When the waves of death compassed me - Though in a primary sense many of these things belong to David, yet generally and fully they belong to the Messiah alone.

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2 Samuel 22:16 And the channels of the sea appeared, the foundations of the world were discovered, at the rebuking of the LORD...

Exodus 15:7 And in the greatness of your excellency you have overthrown them that rose up against you: you sent forth your wrath...

Exodus 19:18 And mount Sinai was altogether on a smoke, because the LORD descended on it in fire...

Exodus 24:17 And the sight of the glory of the LORD was like devouring fire on the top of the mount in the eyes of the children of Israel.

Deuteronomy 32:22 For a fire is kindled in my anger, and shall burn to the lowest hell, and shall consume the earth with her increase...

Job 4:9 By the blast of God they perish, and by the breath of his nostrils are they consumed.

Job 41:20,21 Out of his nostrils goes smoke, as out of a seething pot or caldron...

Psalm 18:8,15 There went up a smoke out of his nostrils, and fire out of his mouth devoured: coals were kindled by it...

Psalm 97:3-5 A fire goes before him, and burns up his enemies round about...

Isaiah 30:27,33 Behold, the name of the LORD comes from far, burning with his anger, and the burden thereof is heavy: his lips are full of indignation...

Jeremiah 5:14 Why thus said the LORD God of hosts, Because you speak this word, behold, I will make my words in your mouth fire, and this people wood...

Jeremiah 15:14 And I will make you to pass with your enemies into a land which you know not: for a fire is kindled in my anger...

Hebrews 12:29 For our God is a consuming fire.

out of his [heb] by his
coals

Habakkuk 3:5 Before him went the pestilence, and burning coals went forth at his feet.

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David's Hymn of victory
'For Thou hast girded me with strength to battle: them that, rose up against me hast Thou subdued under me. 41. Thou hast also given me the necks of mine enemies, that I might destroy them that hate me. 42. They looked, but there was none to save; even unto the Lord, but He answered them not. 43. Then did I beat them as small as the dust of the earth, I did stamp them as the mire of the street, and did spread them abroad. 44. Thou also hast delivered me from the strivings of my people, Thou hast
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

In the Present Crusade against the Bible and the Faith of Christian Men...
IN the present crusade against the Bible and the Faith of Christian men, the task of destroying confidence in the first chapter of Genesis has been undertaken by Mr. C. W. Goodwin, M.A. He requires us to "regard it as the speculation of some Hebrew Descartes or Newton, promulgated in all good faith as the best and most probable account that could be then given of God's Universe." (p. 252.) Mr. Goodwin remarks with scorn, that "we are asked to believe that a vision of Creation was presented to him
John William Burgon—Inspiration and Interpretation

2 Samuel 22:8
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