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Bible Verses about Nature

Creation of Nature and the Beauty of the Earth

  • Genesis 1:1 – “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.”
  • Psalm 19:1 – “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.”
  • Psalm 104:24 – “How many are your works, LORD! In wisdom you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures.”
  • Job 12:7-10 – “But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds in the sky, and they will tell you; or speak to the earth, and it will teach you, or let the fish in the sea inform you. Which of all these does not know that the hand of the LORD has done this? In his hand is the life of every creature and the breath of all mankind.”
  • Psalm 95:4-5 – “In his hand are the depths of the earth, and the mountain peaks belong to him. The sea is his, for he made it, and his hands formed the dry land.”
  • Genesis 1:10 – “God called the dry ground ‘land,’ and the gathered waters he called ‘seas.’ And God saw that it was good.”
  • Isaiah 45:12 – “It is I who made the earth and created mankind on it. My own hands stretched out the heavens; I marshaled their starry hosts.”
  • Psalm 8:3-4 – “When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in place, what is mankind that you are mindful of them, human beings that you care for them?”
  • Romans 1:20 – “For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that people are without excuse.”
  • Jeremiah 10:12 – “But God made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding.”

The Sea and the Sky of the Natural World

  • Psalm 107:23-24 – “Some went out on the sea in ships; they were merchants on the mighty waters. They saw the works of the LORD, his wonderful deeds in the deep.”
  • Genesis 1:20-22 – “And God said, ‘Let the water teem with living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the vault of the sky.’ So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living thing with which the water teems and that moves about in it, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.”
  • Job 37:18 – “Can you join him in spreading out the skies, hard as a mirror of cast bronze?”
  • Psalm 89:9 – “You rule over the surging sea; when its waves mount up, you still them.”
  • Psalm 104:25-26 – “There is the sea, vast and spacious, teeming with creatures beyond number—living things both large and small. There the ships go to and fro, and Leviathan, which you formed to frolic there.”
  • Matthew 8:26-27 – “He replied, ‘You of little faith, why are you so afraid?’ Then he got up and rebuked the winds and the waves, and it was completely calm. The men were amazed and asked, ‘What kind of man is this? Even the winds and the waves obey him!'”
  • Psalm 148:7-8 – “Praise the LORD from the earth, you great sea creatures and all ocean depths, lightning and hail, snow and clouds, stormy winds that do his bidding.”
  • Jonah 1:9 – “He answered, ‘I am a Hebrew and I worship the LORD, the God of heaven, who made the sea and the dry land.'”
  • Psalm 33:7 – “He gathers the waters of the sea into jars; he puts the deep into storehouses.”
  • Revelation 10:6 – “And he swore by him who lives for

Plants and Trees

  • Genesis 1:11-12 – “Then God said, ‘Let the earth sprout vegetation: plants yielding seed, and fruit trees on the earth bearing fruit after their kind with seed in them’; and it was so. The earth brought forth vegetation, plants yielding seed after their kind, and trees bearing fruit with seed in them, after their kind; and God saw that it was good.”
  • Psalm 1:3 – “He is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither—whatever he does prospers.”
  • Psalm 104:16 – “The trees of the LORD are well watered, the cedars of Lebanon that he planted.”
  • Jeremiah 17:8 – “He will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought and never fails to bear fruit.”
  • Matthew 6:28-30 – “And why do you worry about clothes? See how the flowers of the field grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these.”
  • Isaiah 55:12 – “You will go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and hills will burst into song before you, and all the trees of the field will clap their hands.”
  • Ezekiel 47:12 – “Fruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail. Every month they will bear fruit, because the water from the sanctuary flows to them. Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for healing.”
  • Psalm 92:12 – “The righteous will flourish like a palm tree, they will grow like a cedar of Lebanon.”
  • Revelation 22:2 – “Down the middle of the great street of the city. On each side of the river stood the tree of life, bearing twelve crops of fruit, yielding its fruit every month. And the leaves of the tree are for the healing of the nations.”
  • Mark 4:32 – “Yet when planted, it grows and becomes the largest of all garden plants, with such big branches that the birds can perch in its shade.”

Animals and Birds

  • Genesis 1:25 – “God made the beasts of the earth according to their kinds, the livestock according to their kinds, and all the creatures that move along the ground according to their kinds. And God saw that it was good.”
  • Psalm 50:10-11 – “For every animal of the forest is mine, and the cattle on a thousand hills. I know every bird in the mountains, and the insects in the fields are mine.”
  • Job 12:7-9 – “But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds in the sky, and they will tell you; or speak to the earth, and it will teach you, or let the fish in the sea inform you.”
  • Psalm 104:21 – “The lions roar for their prey and seek their food from God.”
  • Matthew 10:29 – “Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground outside your Father’s care.”
  • Proverbs 30:24-28 – “Four things on earth are small, yet they are extremely wise: ants are creatures of little strength, yet they store up their food in the summer; hyraxes are creatures of little power, yet they make their home in the crags; locusts have no king, yet they advance together in ranks; a lizard can be caught with the hand, yet it is found in kings’ palaces.”
  • Psalm 8:7-8 – “You made them rulers over the works of your hands; you put everything under their feet: all flocks and herds, and the animals of the wild, the birds in the sky, and the fish in the sea, all that swim the paths of the seas.”
  • Genesis 9:2 – “The fear and dread of you will fall on all the beasts of the earth, and on all the birds in the sky, on every creature that moves along the ground, and on all the fish in the sea; they are given into your hands.”
  • Psalm 148:10 – “Wild animals and all cattle, small creatures and flying birds.”
  • Luke 12:24 – “Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them. And how much more valuable you are than birds!”

The Sky and the Heavens

  • Psalm 8:1 – “LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory in the heavens.”
  • Isaiah 40:26 – “Lift up your eyes and look to the heavens: Who created all these? He who brings out the starry host one by one and calls forth each of them by name. Because of his great power and mighty strength, not one of them is missing.”
  • Job 26:13 – “By his breath the skies became fair; his hand pierced the gliding serpent.”
  • Psalm 147:4 – “He determines the number of the stars and calls them each by name.”
  • Genesis 1:14-18 – “And God said, ‘Let there be lights in the vault of the sky to separate the day from the night, and let them serve as signs to mark sacred times, and days and years, and let them be lights in the vault of the sky to give light on the earth.’ And it was so.”
  • Psalm 136:7-9 – “Who made the great lights—His love endures forever. The sun to govern the day, His love endures forever. The moon and stars to govern the night; His love endures forever.”
  • Jeremiah 31:35 – “This is what the LORD says, He who appoints the sun to shine by day, who decrees the moon and stars to shine by night, who stirs up the sea so that its waves roar—the LORD Almighty is his name.”
  • Psalm 78:69 – “He built his sanctuary like the high heavens, like the earth, which he has founded forever.”
  • Deuteronomy 4:19 – “And when you look up to the sky and see the sun, the moon and the stars—all the heavenly array—do not be enticed into bowing down to them and worshiping things the LORD your God has apportioned to all the nations under heaven.”
  • Psalm 19:4-6 – “Their voice goes out into all the earth, their words to the ends of the world. In the heavens God has pitched a tent for the sun. It is like a bridegroom coming out of his chamber, like a champion rejoicing to run his course.”

The Seasons and Weather

  • Genesis 8:22 – “As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night will never cease.”
  • Psalm 74:17 – “You set all the boundaries of the earth; you made both summer and winter.”
  • Daniel 2:21 – “He changes times and seasons; he deposes kings and raises up others. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to the discerning.”
  • Matthew 16:2-3 – “He replied, ‘When evening comes, you say, ‘It will be fair weather, for the sky is red,’ and in the morning, ‘Today it will be stormy, for the sky is red and overcast.’ You know how to interpret the appearance of the sky, but you cannot interpret the signs of the times.'”
  • Acts 14:17 – “Yet he has not left himself without testimony: He has shown kindness by giving you rain from heaven and crops in their seasons; he provides you with plenty of food and fills your hearts with joy.”
  • James 5:17-18 – “Elijah was a human being, even as we are. He prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did not rain on the land for three and a half years. Again he prayed, and the heavens gave rain, and the earth produced its crops.”
  • Psalm 107:33-34 – “He turned rivers into a desert, flowing springs into thirsty ground, and fruitful land into a salt waste, because of the wickedness of those who lived there.”
  • Jeremiah 5:24 – “They do not say to themselves, ‘Let us fear the LORD our God, who gives autumn and spring rains in season, who assures us of the regular weeks of harvest.’”
  • Leviticus 26:4 – “I will send you rain in its season, and the ground will yield its crops and the trees their fruit.”
  • Psalm 147:16 – “He spreads the snow like wool and scatters the frost like ashes.”

The Land and Its Fruitfulness

  • Leviticus 26:3-5 – “If you follow my decrees and are careful to obey my commands, I will send you rain in its season, and the ground will yield its crops and the trees their fruit. Your threshing will continue until grape harvest and the grape harvest will continue until planting, and you will eat all the food you want and live in safety in your land.”
  • Deuteronomy 8:7-9 – “For the LORD your God is bringing you into a good land—a land with brooks, streams, and deep springs gushing out into the valleys and hills; a land with wheat and barley, vines and fig trees, pomegranates, olive oil and honey; a land where bread will not be scarce and you will lack nothing; a land whose stones are iron and from whose hills you can dig copper.”
  • Psalm 65:9-13 – “You visit the earth and water it; you greatly enrich it; the river of God is full of water; you provide their grain, for so you have prepared it. You water its furrows abundantly, settling its ridges, softening it with showers, and blessing its growth. You crown the year with your bounty; your wagon tracks overflow with abundance. The pastures of the wilderness overflow, the hills gird themselves with joy, the meadows clothe themselves with flocks, the valleys deck themselves with grain, they shout and sing together for joy.”
  • Isaiah 32:15 – “until the Spirit is poured upon us from on high, and the wilderness becomes a fruitful field, and the fruitful field is deemed a forest.”
  • Ezekiel 34:27 – “The trees will yield their fruit and the ground will yield its crops; the people will be secure in their land. They will know that I am the LORD, when I break the bars of their yoke and rescue them from the hands of those who enslaved them.”
  • Joel 2:22-23 – “Do not be afraid, you animals of the field, for the pastures in the wilderness are becoming green. The trees are bearing their fruit; the fig tree and the vine yield their riches. Be glad, people of Zion, rejoice in the LORD your God, for he has given you the autumn rains because he is faithful. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.”
  • Hosea 10:12 – “Sow righteousness for yourselves, reap the fruit of unfailing love, and break up your unplowed ground; for it is time to seek the LORD, until he comes and showers his righteousness on you.”
  • Zechariah 8:12 – “‘For the seed shall be prosperous, the vine shall give its fruit, the ground shall give her increase, and the heavens shall give their dew—I will cause the remnant of this people to possess all these.”
  • Nehemiah 9:25 – “They captured fortified cities and a fertile land; they took possession of houses filled with all kinds of good things, wells already dug, vineyards, olive groves and fruit trees in abundance. They ate to the full and were well-nourished; they reveled in your great goodness.”
  • Amos 9:14 – “I will bring back my exiled people Israel; they will rebuild the ruined cities and live in them. They will plant vineyards and drink their wine; they will make gardens and eat their fruit.”

Mountains and Valleys

  • Psalm 95:4-5 – “In his hand are the depths of the earth, and the mountain peaks belong to him. The sea is his, he made it, and his hands formed the dry land.”
  • Psalm 104:8 – “The mountains rose, the valleys sank down to the place that you appointed for them.”
  • Psalm 76:4 – “You are radiant with light, more majestic than mountains rich with game.”
  • Isaiah 41:18 – “I will open rivers on the barren heights, and springs within the valleys. I will turn the desert into pools of water, and the parched ground into springs.”
  • Isaiah 55:12 – “You will go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and hills will burst into song before you, and all the trees of the field will clap their hands.”
  • Ezekiel 36:4 – “Therefore, you mountains of Israel, hear the word of the Sovereign LORD: This is what the Sovereign LORD says to the mountains and hills, to the ravines and valleys, to the desolate ruins and the deserted towns that have been plundered and ridiculed by the rest of the nations around you.”
  • Joel 3:18 – “In that day the mountains will drip new wine, and the hills will flow with milk; all the ravines of Judah will run with water. A fountain will flow out of the LORD’s house and will water the valley of acacias.”
  • Micah 4:1 – “In the last days, the mountain of the LORD’s temple will be established as the highest of the mountains; it will be exalted above the hills, and peoples will stream to it.”
  • Nahum 1:5 – “The mountains quake before him and the hills melt away. The earth trembles at his presence, the world and all who live in it.”
  • Habakkuk 3:6 – “He stood, and shook the earth; he looked, and made the nations tremble. The ancient mountains crumbled and the age-old hills collapsed—but he marches on forever.”

Rivers and Waters

  • Psalm 23:2 – “He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters,”
  • Revelation 22:1 – “Then the angel showed me the river of the water of life, as clear as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb”
  • Psalm 46:4 – “There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, the holy place where the Most High dwells.”
  • Isaiah 43:19 – “See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.”
  • Ezekiel 47:9 – “Swarms of living creatures will live wherever the river flows. There will be large numbers of fish, because this water flows there and makes the salt water fresh; so where the river flows everything will live.”
  • John 4:14 – “But whoever drinks the water I give them will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give them will become in them a spring of water welling up to eternal life.”
  • Psalm 1:3 – “That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither—whatever they do prospers.”
  • Isaiah 58:11 – “The LORD will guide you always; he will satisfy your needs in a sun-scorched land and will strengthen your frame. You will be like a well-watered garden, like a spring whose waters never fail.”
  • Jeremiah 2:13 – “My people have committed two sins: They have forsaken me, the spring of living water, and have dug their own cisterns, broken cisterns that cannot hold water.”
  • Proverbs 4:23 – “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.”

The Wilderness and Deserts

  • Isaiah 35:1-2 – “The desert and the parched land will be glad; the wilderness will rejoice and blossom. Like the crocus, it will burst into bloom; it will rejoice greatly and shout for joy. The glory of Lebanon will be given to it, the splendor of Carmel and Sharon; they will see the glory of the LORD, the splendor of our God.”
  • Exodus 13:21 – “By day the LORD went ahead of them in a pillar of cloud to guide them on their way and by night in a pillar of fire to give them light, so that they could travel by day or night.”
  • Mark 1:3 – “‘the voice of one crying in the wilderness: ‘Prepare the way for the Lord, make straight paths for him.’’”
  • Isaiah 40:3-4 – “A voice of one calling: In the wilderness prepare the way for the LORD; make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Every valley shall be raised up, every mountain and hill made low; the rough ground shall become level, the rugged places a plain.”
  • Psalm 78:40-41 – “How often they rebelled against him in the wilderness and grieved him in the wasteland! Again and again they put God to the test; they vexed the Holy One of Israel.”
  • Hosea 2:14 – “‘Therefore I am now going to allure her; I will lead her into the wilderness and speak tenderly to her.’”
  • Matthew 4:1 – “Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.”
  • Psalm 107:35 – “He turned the desert into pools of water and the parched ground into flowing springs;”
  • Isaiah 41:18 – “I will make rivers flow on barren heights, and springs within the valleys. I will turn the desert into pools of water, and the parched ground into springs.”
  • Jeremiah 31:2 – “This is what the LORD says: ‘The people who survive the sword will find favor in the wilderness; I will come to give rest to Israel.’”

Light and Darkness

  • Genesis 1:3-4 – “And God said, ‘Let there be light,’ and there was light. God saw that the light was good, and he separated the light from the darkness.”
  • Psalm 104:20 – “You bring darkness, it becomes night, and all the beasts of the forest prowl.”
  • John 1:5 – “The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.”
  • 1 John 1:5 – “This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all.”
  • Psalm 139:11-12 – “If I say, ‘Surely the darkness will hide me and the light become night around me,’ even the darkness will not be dark to you; the night will shine like the day, for darkness is as light to you.”
  • Exodus 10:21-23 – “Then the LORD said to Moses, ‘Stretch out your hand toward the sky so that darkness spreads over Egypt—darkness that can be felt.’ So Moses stretched out his hand toward the sky, and total darkness covered all Egypt for three days.”
  • Luke 11:34-35 – “Your eye is the lamp of your body. When your eyes are healthy, your whole body also is full of light. But when they are unhealthy, your body also is full of darkness. See to it, then, that the light within you is not darkness.”
  • Isaiah 45:7 – “I form the light and create darkness, I bring prosperity and create disaster; I, the LORD, do all these things.”
  • Psalm 18:28 – “You, LORD, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light.”
  • Ephesians 5:8 – “For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light.”

The Firmament and the Sky

  • Genesis 1:6-8 – “And God said, ‘Let there be a vault between the waters to separate water from water.’ So God made the vault and separated the water under the vault from the water above it. And it was so. God called the vault ‘sky.’ And there was evening, and there was morning—the second day.”
  • Psalm 19:6 – “It rises at one end of the heavens and makes its circuit to the other; nothing is deprived of its warmth.”
  • Job 37:18 – “Can you join him in spreading out the skies, hard as a mirror of cast bronze?”
  • Psalm 150:1 – “Praise the LORD. Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heavens.”
  • Jeremiah 10:12 – “But God made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding.”
  • Psalm 148:4 – “Praise him, you highest heavens and you waters above the skies.”
  • Ezekiel 1:22-23 – “Spread out above the heads of the living creatures was what looked something like a vault, sparkling like crystal, and awesome.”
  • Daniel 12:3 – “Those who are wise will shine like the brightness of the heavens, and those who lead many to righteousness, like the stars for ever and ever.”
  • Psalm 8:3 – “When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in place,”
  • Amos 9:6 – “He who builds his lofty palace in the heavens and sets its foundation on the earth, who calls for the waters of the sea and pours them out over the face of the land— the LORD is his name.”

Stars and the Celestial

  • Genesis 1:16 – “God made two great lights—the greater light to govern the day and the lesser light to govern the night. He also made the stars.”
  • Psalm 136:9 – “The moon and stars to govern the night; His love endures forever.”
  • Job 9:9 – “He is the Maker of the Bear and Orion, the Pleiades and the constellations of the south.”
  • Psalm 8:3-4 – “When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in place, what is mankind that you are mindful of them, human beings that you care for them?”
  • Isaiah 40:26 – “Lift up your eyes and look to the heavens: Who created all these? He who brings out the starry host one by one and calls forth each of them by name. Because of his great power and mighty strength, not one of them is missing.”
  • Jeremiah 31:35 – “This is what the LORD says, He who appoints the sun to shine by day, who decrees the moon and stars to shine by night, who stirs up the sea so that its waves roar—the LORD Almighty is his name.”
  • Daniel 12:3 – “Those who are wise will shine like the brightness of the heavens, and those who lead many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever.”
  • Nehemiah 9:6 – “You alone are the LORD. You made the heavens, even the highest heavens, and all their starry host, the earth and all that is on it, the seas and all that is in them. You give life to everything, and the multitudes of heaven worship you.”
  • Amos 5:8 – “He who made the Pleiades and Orion, who turns midnight into dawn and darkens day into night, who calls for the waters of the sea and pours them out over the face of the earth—the LORD is his name.”
  • Psalm 147:4 – “He determines the number of the stars and calls them each by name.”

The Earth and Its Fullness

  • Psalm 24:1-2 – “The earth is the LORD’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; for he founded it on the seas and established it on the waters.”
  • 1 Corinthians 10:26 – “For ‘the earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it.’”
  • Psalm 50:12 – “If I were hungry I would not tell you, for the world is mine, and all that is in it.”
  • Deuteronomy 10:14 – “To the LORD your God belong the heavens, even the highest heavens, the earth and everything in it.”
  • Psalm 89:11 – “The heavens are yours, and yours also the earth; you founded the world and all that is in it.”
  • Job 41:11 – “Who has a claim against me that I must pay? Everything under heaven belongs to me.”
  • Psalm 104:24 – “How many are your works, LORD! In wisdom you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures.”
  • Isaiah 42:5 – “This is what God the LORD says—the Creator of the heavens, who stretches them out, who spreads out the earth with all that springs from it, who gives breath to its people, and life to those who walk on it:”
  • Jeremiah 27:5 – “With my great power and outstretched arm I made the earth and its people and the animals that are on it, and I give it to anyone I please.”
  • Acts 17:24 – “The God who made the world and everything in it is the Lord of heaven and earth and does not live in temples built by hands.”

Wind and Air

  • Ecclesiastes 1:6 – “The wind blows to the south and turns to the north; round and round it goes, ever returning on its course.”
  • John 3:8 – “The wind blows wherever it pleases. You hear its sound, but you cannot tell where it comes from or where it is going. So it is with everyone born of the Spirit.”
  • Psalm 78:39 – “He remembered that they were but flesh, a passing breeze that does not return.”
  • Amos 4:13 – “He who forms the mountains, who creates the wind, and who reveals his thoughts to mankind, who turns dawn to darkness, and treads on the heights of the earth— the LORD God Almighty is his name.”
  • Psalm 104:3-4 – “He makes the clouds his chariot and rides on the wings of the wind. He makes winds his messengers, flames of fire his servants.”
  • Psalm 135:7 – “He makes clouds rise from the ends of the earth; he sends lightning with the rain and brings out the wind from his storehouses.”
  • Ecclesiastes 11:5 – “As you do not know the path of the wind, or how the body is formed in a mother’s womb, so you cannot understand the work of God, the Maker of all things.”
  • Jeremiah 10:13 – “When he thunders, the waters in the heavens roar; he makes clouds rise from the ends of the earth. He sends lightning with the rain and brings out the wind from his storehouses.”
  • Exodus 10:19 – “And the LORD changed the wind to a very strong west wind, which caught up the locusts and carried them into the Red Sea. Not a locust was left anywhere in Egypt.”
  • Psalm 107:25-26 – “For he spoke and stirred up a tempest that lifted high the waves. They mounted up to the heavens and went down to the depths; in their peril their courage melted away.”

Fire and Heat

  • Exodus 3:2 – “There the angel of the LORD appeared to him in flames of fire from within a bush. Moses saw that though the bush was on fire it did not burn up.”
  • Deuteronomy 4:24 – “For the LORD your God is a consuming fire, a jealous God.”
  • Hebrews 12:29 – “For our God is a consuming fire.”
  • Leviticus 9:24 – “Fire came out from the presence of the LORD and consumed the burnt offering and the fat portions on the altar. And when all the people saw it, they shouted for joy and fell facedown.”
  • Psalm 29:7 – “The voice of the LORD strikes with flashes of lightning.”
  • 2 Kings 1:12 – “Elijah answered them, ‘If I am a man of God, let fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty men!’ Then the fire of God fell from heaven and consumed him and his fifty men.”
  • Psalm 19:6 – “It rises at one end of the heavens and makes its circuit to the other; nothing is deprived of its warmth.”
  • Jeremiah 23:29 – “‘Is not my word like fire,’ declares the LORD, ‘and like a hammer that breaks a rock in pieces?'”
  • Daniel 3:25 – “He said, ‘Look! I see four men walking around in the fire, unbound and unharmed, and the fourth looks like a son of the gods.'”
  • James 3:5 – “Likewise, the tongue is a small part of the body, but it makes great boasts. Consider what a great forest is set on fire by a small spark.”