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frequently referred to by the sacred writers (Nahum 1:3-6)
Thunder and lightning are spoken of as tokens of God's wrath (2 Samuel 22:15; Job 28:26; 37:4; Psalms 135:7; 144:6; Zechariah 9:14).
They sometimes represent God’s glorious and awful majesty (Rev. 4:5), or some judgment of God on the world (20:9).