New International Version
Out of the brightness of his presence clouds advanced, with hailstones and bolts of lightning.
King James Bible
At the brightness that was before him his thick clouds passed, hail stones and coals of fire.
Darby Bible Translation
From the brightness before him his thick clouds passed forth: hail and coals of fire.
World English Bible
At the brightness before him his thick clouds passed, hailstones and coals of fire.
Young's Literal Translation
From the brightness over-against Him His thick clouds have passed on, Hail and coals of fire.
Psalm 18:12 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
At the brightness that was before him his thick clouds passed - The word נגה nogah signifies the lightning. This goes before him: the flash is seen before the thunder is heard, and before the rain descends; and then the thick cloud passes. Its contents are precipitated on the earth, and the cloud is entirely dissipated.
Hail-stones and coals of fire - This was the storm that followed the flash and the peal; for it is immediately added: -
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As they fled before Israel on the road down from Beth Horon to Azekah, the LORD hurled large hailstones down on them, and more of them died from the hail than were killed by the swords of the Israelites.
Our God comes and will not be silent; a fire devours before him, and around him a tempest rages.
Fire goes before him and consumes his foes on every side.
The LORD wraps himself in light as with a garment; he stretches out the heavens like a tent
May burning coals fall on them; may they be thrown into the fire, into miry pits, never to rise.
lightning and hail, snow and clouds, stormy winds that do his bidding,
"'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: In my wrath I will unleash a violent wind, and in my anger hailstones and torrents of rain will fall with destructive fury.
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