At this also my heart trembleth, and is moved out of his place.
2Hear attentively the noise of his voice, and the sound that
goeth out of his mouth.
3He directeth it under the whole heaven, and his
lightning unto the ends of the earth.
4After it a voice roareth: he
thundereth with the voice of his excellency; and he will not stay them when
his voice is heard.
5God thundereth marvellously with his voice; great
things doeth he, which we cannot comprehend.
6For he saith to the snow,
Be thou on the earth; likewise to the small rain, and to the great
rain of his strength.
7He sealeth up the hand of every man; that all men
may know his work.
8Then the beasts go into dens, and remain in their
9Out of the south cometh the whirlwind: and cold out of the
10By the breath of God frost is given: and the breadth of the
waters is straitened.
11Also by watering he wearieth the thick cloud: he
scattereth his bright cloud:
12And it is turned round about by his
counsels: that they may do whatsoever he commandeth them upon the face of the
world in the earth.
13He causeth it to come, whether for correction, or
for his land, or for mercy.
14Hearken unto this, O Job: stand still, and
consider the wondrous works of God.
15Dost thou know when God disposed
them, and caused the light of his cloud to shine?
16Dost thou know the
balancings of the clouds, the wondrous works of him which is perfect in
17How thy garments are warm, when he quieteth the
earth by the south wind?
18Hast thou with him spread out the sky,
which is strong, and as a molten looking glass?
us what we shall say unto him; for we cannot order our speech
by reason of darkness.
20Shall it be told him that I speak? if a man
speak, surely he shall be swallowed up.
21And now men see not the
bright light which is in the clouds: but the wind passeth, and cleanseth
22Fair weather cometh out of the north: with God is terrible
23Touching the Almighty, we cannot find him out: he
is excellent in power, and in judgment, and in plenty of justice: he will
24Men do therefore fear him: he respecteth not any that
are wise of heart.