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Jer. II, 16. ..., He maketh | plucked up in fury, she was cast HEAVENS OR ATMOS

lightnings with rain, and bringeth down to the ground, and the east

forth the wind out of his treasures, wind dried up her fruit. PHERE.

Hosea viii, 7. For they have Hosea xil, 1. Ephraim feedeth WIND.

sown the wind,and they shall reap on wind, and followeth after the the whirlwind. .....

east wind. Gen. viii, 1. And God remembered Noah, and every living John iii, 8. The wind bloweth Hosea xill, 15. Though he be thing, and all the cattle that was where it listeth, and thou hearest fruitful among his brethren, an with him in the ark: and God made the sound thereof, but canst not east wind shall come, the wind a wind to pass over the earth, and tell whence it cometh, and wbither of the LORD shall come up from the waters assuaged. it goeth. ...

the wilderness, and his spring 1 Kings xviii, 45. And it came to

shall become dry, and his fountain pass in the mean while, that the

EAST WIND TIIE shall be dried up: he shall spoil

the treasure of all pleasant vesheaven was black with clouds and

STRONGEST.

sels. wind, and there was a great rain.

Exod. x, 13. And Moses stretchAnd Ahab rode, and went to Jezed forth his rod over the land of

Hab. i, 9. They shall come all reel. Egypt, and the LORD brought an

for violence; their faces shall sup Job 1, 19. And, behold, there east wind upon the land all that up as the east wind, and they came a great wind from the wil- day, and all that night; and when shall gather the captivity as the

sand. derness, and smote the four cor- it was morning, the east wind ners of the house, and it fell upon brought the locusts. the young mer, and they are dead; Exod. xlv, 21. And Moses stretch

FOUR WINDS MEAN FOUR *and' I only am escaped alone to ed out his band over the sea; and

QUARTERS OF HEAVEN. tell thee.

the LORD caused the sea to go Ezek, xxxvii, 9. Then said ho P3. cxxxv, 7. . . . . . He bring back by a strong east wind all unto me, Prophesy unto the wind, eth the wind out of his treasuries. that night, and made the sea dry prophesy, son of man, and say to

Eccles. 1, 6. The wind goeth to. land, and the waters were divided. The wind, Thus saith the Lord ward the south, and turneth about unto the north: it whirleth about when

the sun did arise, that God slain that they may live.
Jonah iv, 8. And it came to pass, breath, and breathe upon these

God, Come from the four winds, O continually; and the wind return prepared a veliement east wind; eth again according to his circuits. and the sun beat upon the head of

Jer. xlix, 36. And upon Elam Matth. xiv, 24. But the ship was Jonah, that he fainted, and wished will I bring the four winds from now in the midst of the sea, tossed in himself to die, and said, it is the four quarters of heaven, and with waves: for the wind was con- better for me to die than to live.

will scatter them toward all those

winds. trary. Job xv, 2. Should a wise man said, I saw in my vision by night,

Dan. vii, 2. Daniel spake, and Job viii, 2. Jlow long wilt thou utter vain knowledge, and fill his and, behold, the four winds of the speak these things and how long belly with the east wind?

heaven strove upon the great shall the words of thy mouth be Job xxvil, 21. The east wind sea. like a strong wind?

carrieth him away, and he departPs.lv, 8. I would hasten my es- eth; and, as a storm, he hurleth stand up his kingdom shall be

Dan. x1, 4. And when he shall cape from the windy storm and him out of his place.

broken, and shall be divided totempest.

Job xxxvill, 24. By what way is ward the four winds of heaven; Isa. xxi, 1. The burden of the the light parted, which scattereth and not to his posterity, nor acdesert of the sea. As whirlwinds the east wind upon the earth. cording to his dominion which he in the south pass through; so it cometh from the desert, from a

Ps. lxxvill, 26. He caused an ruled: for his kingdom shall be terrible land. east wind to blow in the heaven; plucked up, even for

others beJer. iv, 11, 12. At that time shall the south wind. and by his power le bronelt in sides those.

Matth. xxiv, 31. And he shall It be said to this people and to Jerusalem, a dry wind of the high his rough wind in the day of the l of a trumpet, and they shallgather

Isa. xxvil, 8. . . . . He stayeth send his angels with a great sound

east wind. the daughter of my people, not to fan, nor to cleanse. Even a full Jer. xvill, 17. I will scatter them

winds, from one end of heaven to

the other. wind from those places shall come as with an east wind before the unto me: now also will I give sen- enemy. ....

CLOUDS. tence against them.

Ezek. xvii, 10. Yea, behold, being Deut. iv, 11. And ye came near Jer. xxv, 32. Thus saith the planted, shall it prosper? shall it and stood under the mountain; LORD of hosts, Behold, evil shall not utterly wither when the east and the mountain burned with go forth from nation to nation, and wind toucheth it? it shall wither fire unto the midst of heaven, a great whirlwind shall be raised in the furrows where it grew.

with darkness, clouds, and thick up from the coasts of the earth. Ezek. xis, 12. But she was darkness.

us

Judges v, 4. ..... Clouds also himself of a false gift is like of God, which is full of water: thoa dropped water.

clouds and wind without rain. preparest them corn, when thou Job xxvI, 8. He bindeth up the Eccles. xi, 4. He that observeth hast so provided for it. Thou waters in his thick clouds; and the wind shall not sow; and he waterest the ridges thereof abunthe cloud is not rent under them. that regardeth the clouds shall dantly; thou settlest the furrows

thereof; thou makest it soft with Job xxxvi, 29. 30, 32. Also can not reap.

showers. .... any understand the spreadings of Isa. xliv, 22. I have blotted out, the clouds, or the noise of his as a thick cloud, thy transgres

Ps. lxvül, 9. Thou, O God, didst tabernacle? Behold, he spreadeth sions, and, as a 'cloud, thy sins: send a plentiful rain, whereby his light upon it, and covereth return unto me; for I have re-thou didst confirm thine inheritthe bottom of the sea. With deemed thee.

ance, when it was weary. clouds he covereth the light; and Isa. 1x, 8. Who are theso that

Ps. Ixxxiv, 6. ..... The rain commandeth it not to shine by the fly as a cloud, and as the doves to also filleth the pools. cloud that cometh betwixt. their windows?

Ps. civ, 13. He watereth the JOB xxxvii, 11-16. Also by watering he wearieth the thick cloud: ascend and come like a storm;

Ezek. xxxvIII. 9. Thon shalt hills from his chambers: the earth

is satisfied with the fruit of thy he scattereth his bright cloud, thou shalt be like a cloud to

works. And it is turned round about by cover the land, thou, and all thy

Ps. cxlvil. 8. Who covereth the his counsels; that they may do whatsoever he commandeth them bands, and many people with heaven with clouds, who preparthee.

eth rain for the earth. upon the face of the world in the earth,

Eccles. xi, 3. If the clouds bo He causeth it to come, Hosea vi, 4. O Ephraim, what full of rain, they empty themwhether for correction, or for his shall I do unto thee? . Judah, selves upon the earth. .. • land, or for mercy. llearken what shall I do unto thee? for unto this, O Job: stand still, and your goodness is as a morning

Jer. v, 24. Neither say they in consider the wondrous works of cloud, and as the early dew it their heart, Let us now fear the God. Dost thou know when God goeth away.

LORD our God, that giveth rain, disposed them, and caused the

both the former and the latter, in

Hosca xill, 8. Therefore they light of his cloud to shine? Dost shall be as the morning cloud,

his season. ..... thou know the balancings of the and as the early dew that passeth

Acts xiv, 17. Nevertheless he clouds, the wondrous works of

left not himself without witness, away. him which is perfect in know

in that he did good, and gave us ledge.

Heb. xii, 1. Wherefore, seeing rain from heaven,' and frustul

We also are compassed about with seasons. ..... Job xxxviii, 9, 34, 37. When I made the cloud

so great a cloud of witnesses, let the garment us lay aside every weight, and the barous people showed us no little

Acts xxviii, 2. And the barthereof, and thick darkness & swaddling-band for it. Canst thon Bin which doth so easily beset us, kindness: for they kindled a fire, lift up thy voice to the clouds, race that is set before us. and let us run with patience

and received every one, that abundance of waters may

because of the present rain, and cover thee? Who can number the

because of the cold.

RAIN. clouds in wisdom? or who can stay the bottles of heaven.

Ezra, x, 9, 13. Then all the men of Judah and Benjamin gathered LORD unto Moses, Behold, I will

Exod. xvi, 4. Then said the Jer. 11, 16. .... He causeth the vapours to ascend from the ends salem

within three days: it was the and the people shall go out and themselves together unto Jeru

rain bread from heaven for you; of the earth. Matth. xvil, 5. While he yet day of the month; and all the that I may prove them, whether

nine month, and the twentieth gather a certain rate every day, spake, behold, a bright cloud people sat in the street of the overshadowed them; and behold house of God, trembling because

they will walk in my law, or no. a voice out of the cloud, which of this matter, and for the great

Deut. xxxii, 2. My doctrine shall said, This is my beloved Son, in rain. But the people are many,

drop as the rain, my speech shall whom I am weli pleased; hear ye and it is a time of much rain; and distil as the dew; as the small rain him.

we are not able to stand without, upon the tender berb, and as the Acts 1, 9. And when he had neither is this a work of one day showers upon the grass. spoken these things, while they or two: for we are many that have Job xxix, 23. And they waited beheld, he was taken up; and a transgressed in this thing. for me as for the rain; and they cloud received him out of their

Job v, 10. Who giveth rain upon

opened their mouth wide, as for sight.

the earth, and sendeth waters the latter rain. 1 Cor. x, 1, 2. Moreover, breth- upon the fields.

P3. xi, 6. Upon the wicked he ren, I would not that ye should

shall rain snares, fire and brimbe ignorant, how that all our

Job XXXVI, 27, 28. For he mak. fathers were under the cloud, and eth small the drops of water: they stone, and an horrible tempest....

Ps. Ixxií, 6. He shall come down all passed through the sea; 'And pour down rain according to the were all bap'ized unto Moses in Yapour thereof, Which the clouds like rain upon the mown grass; as the cloud and in the sea.

do drop and distil upon man slowers that water the earth. abundantly.

Prov. xxvii, 15. A continual Job xxxviii, 26, 27. To cause it dropping in a very rainy day and Job xxii, 14. Thick clouds are a to rain on the earth, where no

man a contentious woman are alike. covering to him, that he seeth is; on the wilderness, wherein Isa. lv, 10. For as the rain comnot; and he walketh in the circuit there is no man. To satisfy the eth down, and the suow from of heaven.

desolate and waste ground, and beaven, and returneth not thither, Job xxx, 15. Terrors are turned to cause the bud of the tender but watereth the earth, and mak upon me: they pursue my soul as herb to spring forth?

eth it bring forth and bud, that it the wind; and my welfare passeth

Ps. Ixv, 9, 10. Thon visitest may give seed to the sower, and away as a cloud.

the earth, and waterest it: thou bread to the eater. Prov. xxv 14. Whoso boasteth greatly enrichiest it with the river Hosca vi,3. Then shall we know,

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If we follow on to know the LORD: | give the sin of thy servants, and shall not yleld her increase, his going forth is prepared as the of thy people Israel, when thou neither shall the trees of the land morning; and he shall come unto hast tanght them the good way yield their fruits. us as the rain, as the latter and wherein they should walk; and

Deut. xxvili, 23, 24. And thy heaformer rain unto the earth. send rain upon thy land, which ven that is over thy head shall be

Hosea x, 12. ..... It is time thou hast given unto thy people brass, and the earth that is under to seek the LORD, till he come and for an inheritance.

thee shall be iron. The LORD rain righteonsness upon you.

Zech. x, 1. Ask ye of the LORD shall make the rain of thy land

rain in the time of the latter rain; powder and dust. . RAIN PROMISED. 80 the LORD shall make bright

1 Kings xvii, 1. And Elijah the Lev. xxvi, 4. Then I will give clouds, and give them showers of Tishbite, who was of the inhabiyou rain in due season. ....

rain, to every one grass in the tants of Gilead, said unto Ahab,

field. Deut. xi, 14. ... I will give you

As the LORD God of Israel liveth,

before whom I stand, there shall the rain of your land in his due sea

DROUGHT.

not be dew nor rain these years, son, the first rain, and the latter rala, that thou mayest gather in

Job xxxviii, 38. When the dust but according to my word. thy corn, and thy wine, and thine groweth into hardness, and the

Isa. V, 6. And I will lay it clods cleave fast together? oil.

waste: it shall not be pruned nor 1 Klings xviii, 1. And it came to

Isa. xli, 17. When the poor and digged; but there shall come up pass after many days, that the needy seek water, and there is briers and thorns: I will also com word of the LORD came to Elijah none, and their tongue falleth for mand the clouds that they rain in the third year, saying, Go, shew thirst, I the LORD will hear them, no rain upon it. thyself unto Ahab; and I will send I the God of Israel will not for

Hosea xiii, 15. Though he be fruitsake them. rain upon the earth.

ful among his brethren, an east Jer. xiv, 22. Are there any

Jer. V, 24, 25. Neither say they wind shall come, the wind of the among the vanities of the Gentiles in their heart, Let us now fear LORD shall come up from the wil. that can cause rain? or can the the Lord our God, that giveth derness, and his spring shall be heavens give showers? Art nut rain, both the former and the come dry, and his fountain shall thou he, 0 LORD our God? there- latter, in his season. .... Your be dried up..... fore we will wait upon thee; for iniquities have turned away these

Haggai i, 11. Add I called for a thou hast made all these things.

things, and your sins have with drought upon the land, and upon

holden good things from you. Ezek. xxxiv, 26. .....I will

the mountains, and upon the corn,

Jer. xiv, 4. Because the ground and upon the new wine, and upon cause the shower to come down in his season; there shall be show is chapt, for there was no rain in the oil, and upon that which the ers of blessing.

the earth, the plowmen were ground bringeth forth, and upon

ashamed, they covered Joel li, 23. Be glad then, ye chil

their men, and upon cattle, and upon heads.

all the labour of the hands. dren of Zion, and rejoice in the LORD your God; for he hath given

Ezek. xxil, 24. Son of man, say you the former rain moderately, unto her, Thou art the land that

SEASONS. and he will cause to come down is not cleansed, nor rained upon

Gen. xiii, 22. While the earth for you the rain, the former rain, in the day of indignation.

remainetb, seed-time and barvest, and the latter rain in the first Joel I, 19. O LORD, to theo will and cold and heat, and summer month.

I cry: for the fire hath devoured and winter, and day and night

the pastures of the wilderness, shall not cease. AND PRAYED FOR.

and the flame hath burnt ali Ps. xxxii, 4. For day and night 1 Sam. xii, 17. 18 it not wheat- the trees of the field.

thy hand was beavy upon me: my harvest to-day? I will call unto the Amos iv, 7, 8. And also I have moisture is turned into

the LORD, and he shall send thunder withholden the rain from you, drought of summer. Selah. and rain; that ye may perceive and when there were yet three months Ps. Ixv, 10. .... Thou blessest see that yonr wickedness is great, to the harvest: and I caused it to the springing thereof. which ye have done in the sight rain upon one city, and caused it

Ps. Ixxiv, 17. Thou hast set all of the LORD, in asking you a king. not to rain upon another city: one the borders of the eartb; thou hast

1 Kings viii, 35, 36. When hea- piece was rained upon, and the made summer and winter. ven is shut up, and there is no piece whereupon it rained not rain, because they have sinned withereu. So two or three cities Cant. il, 10, 11. My beloved against thee; if they pray toward wandered unto one city, to drink spake, and said unto me, Rise up, this place, and confess thy name

water; but they were not satisfied: my love, my fair one, and come and turn from their sin, when thou et bave yo not returned unto away. For, lo, the winter is past, afflictest them: Then' hear thou me, saith the LORD.

the rain is over and gone. in heaven, and forgive the sin of Haggai i, 10. Therefore the Ezek. xvil, 9.' Say thou, Thus thy servants, and of thy people heaven over you is stayed from saith the Lord God, Shall it prosIsrael, that thou teach them the dew, and the earth is stayed from per? shall be not pull up the good way wherein they should her fruit.

roots thereof, and cut off the fruit walk, and give rain upon thy land,

thereof, that it wither? it shall which thou hast given to thy DROUGHT THREATENED.

wither in all the leaves of her people for an inheritance.

Lev. xxvi, 18-20. And if ye will spring. 2 Chron. vi, 26, 27. When the not yet for all this hearken unio

Zech, xiv, 8. And it shall be in heaven is shut up, and there is no me, then I will punish you seven

that day, that living waters shall rain, because they have sinned times more for your sins. And I go out from Jernsalem; half of against thee; yet if they pray to will break the pride of your them toward the former sea, and ward this place, and confess thy power; and I will make your hea- half of them toward the hinder name, and turn from their sin, ven as iron, and your earth as sea: in summer and in winter when thou lost afflict them; 'Then brass. And your strength shall shall it be. hear thou from heaven, and for- | be spent in vain: for your land Matth. xxiv, 32, 33. Now learn a

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parable of the fig-tree; When his

DEW.

1 Sam. xii, 17. Is it not wheat branch is yet tender and putteth Gen. 11, 5, 6. And every plant of harvest to day? I will call unto forth leaves, yo know that sum- the field before it was in the earth, the Lord, and he shall send thunmer is nigh: So likewise ye, when and every herb of the field before der and rain. • .... ye shall see all these things, it grew: for the LORD God had not 2 Sam.. xxil, 14. The Lord thunknow that it is near, even at the caused it to rain upon the earth, dered from heaven, and the must doors.

and there was not a man to tili Iligh uttered his voice. Mark xiii, 18. And pray ye that the ground. But there went up a Job xxxvII, 4, 5. After it a roico your flight be not in the winter. mist from the earth, and watered roareth; he thundereth with the

the whole face of the ground. voice of his excellency: and he will 2 Tim. iv, 21. Do thy diligence

Gen. xxviL, 39. And Isaac his not stay them when his voice is to come before winter, Eubulus greeteth thee, and Pudens, and father, answered and said unto heard. God thundereth m -velLinus, and Claudia, and all the him, Behold, thy dwelliug shall bo dously with his voice.....

the fatness of the earth, and of Ps. lxxvii,18. The voice of thy brethren. the dew of heaven from above.

thunder was in the heaven: the Num. xl, 9. And when the dew lightnings lightened the world; PROGNOSTICS OF fell upon the camp in the night, the earth trembled and shook. WEATHER. the manna fell upon it.

Ps. civ, 7. At thy rebuke they 1 Kings xviii, 41, 43-45. And

Job xxxviii, 28. Hath the rain a ned; at the voice of thy thunder Elijah said unto Ahab, Get thee father? or who hath begotten the they hasted away.

drops of dew? up, eat and drink; for there is a

Isa. xxix, 6. Thou shall be visisound of abundance of rain. And

Prov. ili, 20. By his knowledge ted of the LORD of hosts with (Elijah) said to his servant, Go up the depths are broken up, and the thunder. ..... now, look toward the sea. And clouds drop down the dew.

John xil, 29. The people therehe went up, and looked, and said, Çant. v, 2. My head is fore that stood by, and heard it, There is nothing. And he said, filled with dew, and my locks said that it thundered: others said, Go again seven times. And it with the drops of the night. An angel spake to him. came to pass at the seventh time, Daniel iv, 15. Nevertheless, Rev. iv, 5. And out of the throno that he said, Behold, there ariseth leave the stump of his roots in proceeded lightnings, and thuna little cloud out of the sea, like a the earth, even with a band of derings, and voices. .... man's hand. And he said, Go up, iron and' brass, in the tender 8ay unto Ahab, Prepare thy grass of the field; and let it be wet

LIGHTNING. chariot, and get thee down, that with the dew of heaven, and let 2 Sam. xxii, 15. And he sent out the rain stop thee not. And it his portion be with the beasts in arrows, and scattered them; lightcame to pass in the mean while, the grass of the earth.

ning, and discomfited them. that the heaven was black with clouds and wind, any there was a

Job i, 16. While he was yet great rain.

Sam. xvil, 12. So shall we come speaking, there came also another,

upun him in some place where he and said, The fire of God is fallen Job xxxvi, 33. The noise thereof shall be found, and we will light from heaven, and bath burnt up sheweth concerning it, the cattle upon him as the dew falleth on the sheep, and the servants, and also concerning the vapour. the ground..

consumed them; and I only am esJob xxxvII, 22. And now men Job xxix, 19. My root was spread caped alone to tell thee. see not the bright light which is out by the waters, and the dew Job xxxvill, 35. Canst thou send in the clouds; but the wind pass- lay all night upon my branch. lightnings, that they may go, and eth, and cleanseth them. Fair

Ps. cx, 3... Thou hast the say unto thee, llere we are weather cometh out of the north. dew of thy youth.

PS. xviii, 14. Yea, he sent out Prov. XXV, 23. The north wind Ps. cxxxiii, 3. As the dety of

his arrows, and scattered them; driveth away rain; so doth an llermon, and as the dew that de- and he shot out lightnings, and angry countenance a backbiting scended upon the mountains of

discomfited them. tongue. Zion, ...:

P3. xxix, 7. The voice of the Matth. xvi, 2, 3. Ho answered

Prov. xix, 12. .....

His [the

LORD divideth the flames of fire. and said unto them, When it is king's] favour is as dew upon the Ps. xcvii, 4. His lightnings enevening, ye say, it will be fair grass.

lightened the world: the earth weather; for the sky is red: And Hosea xiv, 5. I will be as the saw, and trembled. in the morning, it will be foul dew unto Israel: he shall grow as

Ps, cxliv, 6. Cast forth lightning, weather to-day; for the sky is red the lily, and cast forth his roots as and scatter them: shoot out thine and lowring. Ove hypocrites, ye Lebanon.

arrows, and destroy them. can discern the face of the sky; Micah v, 7. And the remnant of Jer. x, 13. . . . . . He maketh but can ye not discern the sigus Jacob shall be in the midst of lightnings with rain, and bringeth of the times?

many people as a dew from the forth the wind out of his treasures. Luke xii, 54-57. And he said Lord, as the showers upon the Matth. xxiv, 27. For as the lightalso to the people, When yo see a grass, that tarrieth not for man, ning cometh out of the east, and cloud rise out of the west, uor waiteth for the sons of men. shineth even unto the west; 80 straightway ye say, There cometh

shall also the coming of the Son of a shower, and so it is. And when

THUNDER.

man be. ye see the south wind blow, ye 1 Sam. vii, 10. And as Samuel say, There will be heat; and it was offering up the burnt-offering, THUNDER AND LIGIITNING. cometh to pass. Ye hypocrites, the Philistines drew near to batilo Exod. xix, 16. And it came to ye can discern the face of the sky against Israel: but the Lord thun- pass on the third day, in the and of the eartlı; but how is it dered with a great thunder on morning, that there were thunders that ye do not discern this time that day upon the Philistines, and and lightnings, and a thick cluud

Yea, and why even of yourselves discomfited them; and they were upon the mount, and the voice of judge ye nui what is rigl.? smilten before Israel.

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that all the people that was in the Joshua x, 11. And it came to entered into the treasures of the Cump treinbled.

pass, as they fled from before snow; ur bast thon1 seen the treasExod. xx, 18. And all the people Israel, and were in the going ures of the hall

, Which I have saw the thunderings, and the down to Beth - horon, that the reserved against the time of lightniugs, and the noise of the LORD cast down great stones trouble, against the day of battlo trumpet, and the mountain smok- from heaven upon them unto and war? ing: and, when the people saw it, azekah, and they died: they were

Ps. 11, 7. Purge me with hyssop, they removed, and stood afar off.

more which died with hail-stones and I shall be clean; wash me,

than they whom the children of and I shall be whiter ihan snow. Job xxxvII, 1, 3, 4. At this also Israel slew with the sword. my heart trembleth, and is moved

Ps. lxvill, 14. When the Alout of his place. le directeth it their vines with hall, and their was white as snow in Salmon.

P3. Ixxviii, 47, 48. He destroyed miglity scattered kings in it, it under the whole heaven, and his

He lightning unto the ends of the sycamore trees with frost.

Ps. cxlvii, 16. He givetli snow earth. After it a voice roareth: gave up their cattle also to the hail.

like wool: he scattereth the hoar be thundereth with the voice of

frost like ashes. his excellency. .

Isa. xxviii, 2, 17. Behold, the
Lord hath a mightyand strong one,

Isa. IV, 10........ Tle rain Joh. xxxviii, 25. Who bath which, as a tempest of hail, and cometh down, and the sow from divided a watercourse for the overflowing of waters, or a way mighty waters overdowing, shall but watereth the earth.

a destroying storm, as a flood of heaven, and returneth not thither, for the lightning of thunder.

cast down to the earth with the Jer. xvill, 14. Will a man leave Ps. xviii, 12, 13. At the bright hand. Judgment also will I lay to the

of Lebanon which ness that was before him his thick the line, and righteousness to the cometh from the rock of the field? clouds passed, hall - stones and plummet; and the hail shall sweep or shall the cold flowing waters coals of fire. The Lord also thun- away the refuge of lies, and the that come from another place be dered in the heavens, and the waters shall overflow the hiding- forsaken? Highest gave his voice; hall-stones place.

Matth. xxviii, 3. His countenand coals of fire.

Isa. xxxii, 19. When it shall ance was like 'lightning, and his Rev. viii, 5. And the angel took bail, coming down on the forest; raiment wbite as snow. the censer, and filled it with fire and the city shall be low in a lový of the altar, and cast it into the place.

CHANGES OF TEMPERAearth: and there were voices, and Ezek. xill, 13. Therefore thus

TURE. thunderings, and lightnings, and saith the Lord God; I will even Gen. viii, 22. While the earth an earthquake.

rend it with a stormy wind in my reinaineth, ..... cold and beat,

fury; and there shall be an over- and summer and winter, and day A DESCRIPTION OF A lowing shower in mine anger, and night shall not cease. THUNDERSTORM. and great hailstones in my fury,

Exod. xvi, 14. And when the to consume it. P3 xxix, 1-11. Give unto the

dew that lay was gode up, behold, Lord, o ye mighty, give unto the plead against him with pestilence there lay a small round thing, as

Ezek. xxxviii, 22. And I will upon the face of the wilderness LORD glory and strength. Give and with blood; and J will rain small as the hoar-frost, on the unto the Lord the glory due unto his name: worship the Lord in the upon him, and

upon his bands, ground. beauty of holiness. The voice of and upon the many people that

Job vi, 17. What time they wax the Lord is upon the waters: the and great ballstones, fire, and hot, they are consumed out of are with him, an overflowing rain,

warm, they vanish: when it is God of glory thundereth; the LORD

brimstone. 18 upon many waters. The voice

their place. of the Lord is powerful; the voice

Haggai il, 17. I smote you with

Job xxxvII, 9, 10, 17. Out of the of the Lorv is full of majesty. The blasting, and with mildew, and south cometh'the whirlwind; and Voice of the LOR) breukelh the with bail

, in all the labours of cold out of the north. By the cedars; yea, th:0 Lord breaketh your hands; yet ye turned not to breath of God frost is given; and the codars of Lebanon. lle mak me, saith the LORD.

the breadth of the waters is eth them also to skip like a calf; Rev. viii, 7. The first angel straitened. How thy garments Lebanon anil Sirion like a young sounded, and there followed hail are warm, when he quieteth the unicorn. The voice of the LORD and fire mingled with blood, and earth by the south wind I divideth the flames of fire. The they were cast upon the earth:

Job xxxvill, 29,80. Out of u boso voice of the LORD shaketh the and the third part of trees was

womb came the ice? and the boary wilderness; the Lord staketh the burnt up, and all green grass was

frost of heaven, who hath genwilderness of Kadesh. The voice burnt up.

dered it? The waters are hid as of the LORD maketh the hinds to

Rev. xvi, 21. ..nd there fell up with a stone, and the face of the calve, and discovereth the forests: on men a great hail out of heaven, deep is frozen. and in his templo doth every one every stone about the weight of a speak of his glory. The LORD Sit- talent; and men blasphemed God forth his ice like morsels: who

Ps. cxlvii, 17, 18. He casteth teth upon the flood; yea, the Lord because of the plague of the hail; I can stand before his cold? He sitteth King for ever. The LORD for the plague thereof was exceed-sendeth out his word, and melteth will give strength unto his people; ing great. the LORD will bless his people with

tbem: he causett, bis wind to blow SNOW.

and the waters flow. peace.

Job ix, 30. If I wash myself Jer. XXXVI, 30. Therefore thus II AIL.

with snow-water, and make my saith the Lord of Jehoiakim king Exod. IX, 18. Behold, to-morrow bands never so clean.

of Judah, He shall have none to about this time, I will cause it to

Job xxxvii, 6. For he saith to sit upon the throne of David; and rain a very grievous lail, such as the snow, Be thou on the earth; bis dead body shall be cast out in hath not been in Egypt since the likewise to the small rain, and to the day to the heat, and in the foundation thereot even until the great rain of his strength. night to the frost. now.

zob xxxvIII, 22, 23. Hast thou! Mark xiv, 54. And Peter followed

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