New Living Translation
Regarding the angels, he says, "He sends his angels like the winds, his servants like flames of fire."
King James Bible
And of the angels he saith, Who maketh his angels spirits, and his ministers a flame of fire.
Darby Bible Translation
And as to the angels he says, Who makes his angels spirits and his ministers a flame of fire;
World English Bible
Of the angels he says, "Who makes his angels winds, and his servants a flame of fire."
Young's Literal Translation
and unto the messengers, indeed, He saith, 'Who is making His messengers spirits, and His ministers a flame of fire;'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:7 Who maketh his angels - This implies, they are only creatures, whereas the Son is eternal, Heb 1:8; and the Creator himself, Heb 1:10. Spirits and a flame of fire - Which intimates not only their office, but also their nature; which is excellent indeed, the metaphor being taken from the most swift, subtle, and efficacious things on earth; but nevertheless infinitely below the majesty of the Son. Psa 104:4.
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After sending them out, the LORD God stationed mighty cherubim to the east of the Garden of Eden. And he placed a flaming sword that flashed back and forth to guard the way to the tree of life.
1 Kings 22:19
Then Micaiah continued, "Listen to what the LORD says! I saw the LORD sitting on his throne with all the armies of heaven around him, on his right and on his left.
The winds are your messengers; flames of fire are your servants.
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