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lightning

frequently referred to by the sacred writers (Nah. 1:3-6)

Thunder and lightning are spoken of as tokens of God's wrath (2 Sam. 22:15; Job 28:26; 37:4; Ps. 135:7; 144:6; Zech. 9:14).

They sometimes represent God's glorious and awful majesty (Rev. 4:5), or some judgment of God on the world (20:9).

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