The LORD said, "Go out and stand on the mountain1 in the presence of the LORD, for the LORD is about to pass by."2 Then a great and powerful wind3 tore the mountains apart and shattered4 the rocks before the LORD, but the LORD was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the LORD was not in the earthquake.
After the earthquake came a fire,5 but the LORD was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper.613
When Elijah heard it, he pulled his cloak over his face7 and went out and stood at the mouth of the cave. Then a voice said to him, "What are you doing here, Elijah?"