Job 37:11
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New Living Translation
He loads the clouds with moisture, and they flash with his lightning.

King James Bible
Also by watering he wearieth the thick cloud: he scattereth his bright cloud:

Darby Bible Translation
Also with plentiful moisture he loadeth the thick clouds, his light dispels the cloud;

World English Bible
Yes, he loads the thick cloud with moisture. He spreads abroad the cloud of his lightning.

Young's Literal Translation
Yea, by filling He doth press out a cloud, Scatter a cloud doth His light.

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

37:11 Watering - The earth. They spend themselves and are exhausted watering the earth, until they are weary. Wearieth - Them with much water, and making them to go long journeys to water remote parts, and at last to empty themselves there: all which things make men weary; and therefore are here said to make the clouds weary by a common figure. Scattereth - As for the white and lightsome clouds, he scatters and dissolves them by the wind or sun.

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Library
A Treatise of the Fear of God;
SHOWING WHAT IT IS, AND HOW DISTINGUISHED FROM THAT WHICH IS NOT SO. ALSO, WHENCE IT COMES; WHO HAS IT; WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS; AND WHAT THE PRIVILEGES OF THOSE THAT HAVE IT IN THEIR HEARTS. London: Printed for N. Ponder, at the Peacock in the Poultry, over against the Stocks market: 1679. ADVERTISEMENT BY THE EDITOR. "The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom," and "a fountain of life"--the foundation on which all wisdom rests, as well as the source from whence it emanates. Upon a principle
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

Job
The book of Job is one of the great masterpieces of the world's literature, if not indeed the greatest. The author was a man of superb literary genius, and of rich, daring, and original mind. The problem with which he deals is one of inexhaustible interest, and his treatment of it is everywhere characterized by a psychological insight, an intellectual courage, and a fertility and brilliance of resource which are nothing less than astonishing. Opinion has been divided as to how the book should be
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Job 26:8
He wraps the rain in his thick clouds, and the clouds don't burst with the weight.

Job 28:26
He made the laws for the rain and laid out a path for the lightning.

Job 36:27
He draws up the water vapor and then distills it into rain.

Job 36:29
Who can understand the spreading of the clouds and the thunder that rolls forth from heaven?

Job 36:32
He fills his hands with lightning bolts and hurls each at its target.

Job 37:3
It rolls across the heavens, and his lightning flashes in every direction.

Job 37:15
Do you know how God controls the storm and causes the lightning to flash from his clouds?

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