A A A A A
Bible Book List
Dictionary of Bible Themes – 4838 lightning
4838 lightning

4838 lightning

Lightning as an aspect of heavy rain storms

Ex 9:23-24

Lightning as a symbol

A symbol of the power of God Job 36:30-33 See also 2Sa 22:13,15; Job 37:3,11,15 The Lord speaks to Job: Job 38:24,35
Ps 18:12-14; Ps 77:18 The plagues on Egypt: Ps 78:48; Ps 105:32
Ps 97:4; Ps 135:7; Ps 144:6; Jer 10:12-13; Rev 16:18

A symbol of brightness Mt 28:3; Lk 9:29 See also Eze 21:10,15,28; Da 10:6; Hab 3:11; Zec 9:14; Lk 24:4

Lightning as “fire from heaven”

Job 1:16 See also 2Ki 1:10-12; Lk 9:54; Rev 20:9

Lightning as a sign of the presence of God

Ex 19:16 At Mount Sinai; Rev 4:5 See also Ex 20:18; Eze 1:4,13-14; Rev 8:5; Rev 11:19

Lightning used metaphorically

Mt 24:27 pp Lk 17:24 See also Hos 6:5; Na 2:4; Lk 10:18

See also

1105God, power of
1670symbols
2580Christ, transfiguration
4110angels
4834light, natural
4852thunder
4854weather, God’s sovereignty

Bible Gateway Recommends

The Compact Guide to the Bible
The Compact Guide to the Bible
Retail: $14.95
Our Price: $6.59Save: $8.36 (56%)Buy now
I Never Knew That Was in the Bible
I Never Knew That Was in the Bible
Retail: $19.99
Our Price: $14.99Save: $5.00 (25%)Buy now
CLC Bible Companion DVD (PowerPoint)
CLC Bible Companion DVD (PowerPoint)
Retail: $9.99
Our Price: $8.99Save: $1.00 (10%)Buy now