New Living Translation
Then the LORD rained down fire and burning sulfur from the sky on Sodom and Gomorrah.
King James Bible
Then the LORD rained upon Sodom and upon Gomorrah brimstone and fire from the LORD out of heaven;
Darby Bible Translation
And Jehovah rained on Sodom and Gomorrah brimstone and fire from Jehovah out of heaven,
World English Bible
Then Yahweh rained on Sodom and on Gomorrah sulfur and fire from Yahweh out of the sky.
Young's Literal Translation
and Jehovah hath rained upon Sodom and upon Gomorrah brimstone and fire from Jehovah, from the heavens;
Genesis 19:24 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
19:24 Then the Lord rained - from the Lord - God the Son, from God the Father, for the Father has committed all judgment to the Son. He that is the Saviour will be the destroyer of those that reject the salvation.
LibraryBut Some Man Will Say, Would Then those Midwives and Rahab have done Better...
34. But some man will say, Would then those midwives and Rahab have done better if they had shown no mercy, by refusing to lie? Nay verily, those Hebrew women, if they were such as that sort of persons of whom we ask whether they ought ever to tell a lie, would both eschew to say aught false, and would most frankly refuse that foul service of killing the babes. But, thou wilt say, themselves would die. Yea, but see what follows. They would die with an heavenly habitation for their incomparably more …
St. Augustine—Against Lying
The Debt of Irenæus to Justin Martyr
The Sea of Sodom
How the Married and the Single are to be Admonished.
I assure you, even wicked Sodom will be better off than such a town on judgment day.
until the morning Lot left Sodom. Then fire and burning sulfur rained down from heaven and destroyed them all.
2 Peter 2:6
Later, God condemned the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah and turned them into heaps of ashes. He made them an example of what will happen to ungodly people.
And don't forget Sodom and Gomorrah and their neighboring towns, which were filled with immorality and every kind of sexual perversion. Those cities were destroyed by fire and serve as a warning of the eternal fire of God's judgment.
must drink the wine of God's anger. It has been poured full strength into God's cup of wrath. And they will be tormented with fire and burning sulfur in the presence of the holy angels and the Lamb.
Lot took a long look at the fertile plains of the Jordan Valley in the direction of Zoar. The whole area was well watered everywhere, like the garden of the LORD or the beautiful land of Egypt. (This was before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah.)
So Abram settled in the land of Canaan, and Lot moved his tents to a place near Sodom and settled among the cities of the plain.
Jump to PreviousBrimstone Burning Caused Fire Flaming Gomorrah Gomor'rah Heaven Heavens Rain Rained Raining Sky Smoke Sodom Sulfur
Jump to NextBrimstone Burning Caused Fire Flaming Gomorrah Gomor'rah Heaven Heavens Rain Rained Raining Sky Smoke Sodom Sulfur
LinksGenesis 19:24 NIV
Genesis 19:24 NLT
Genesis 19:24 ESV
Genesis 19:24 NASB
Genesis 19:24 KJV
Genesis 19:24 Bible Apps
Genesis 19:24 Biblia Paralela
Genesis 19:24 Chinese Bible
Genesis 19:24 French Bible
Genesis 19:24 German Bible
Genesis 19:24 Commentaries