Psalm 18:6-16 NIV

6 In my distress1 I called to the LORD;2 I cried to my God for help. From his temple he heard my voice;3 my cry came4 before him, into his ears.

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7 The earth trembled5 and quaked,6 and the foundations of the mountains shook;7 they trembled because he was angry.8

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8 Smoke rose from his nostrils;9 consuming fire10 came from his mouth, burning coals11 blazed out of it.

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9 He parted the heavens and came down;12 dark clouds13 were under his feet.

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10 He mounted the cherubim14 and flew; he soared15 on the wings of the wind.16

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11 He made darkness his covering,17 his canopy18 around him-- the dark rain clouds of the sky.

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12 Out of the brightness of his presence19 clouds advanced, with hailstones20 and bolts of lightning.21

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13 The LORD thundered22 from heaven; the voice of the Most High resounded.a

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    • c 18:13 - Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint (see also 2 Samuel 22:14); most Hebrew manuscripts "resounded, / amid hailstones and bolts of lightning"
      14 He shot his arrows23 and scattered [the enemies], great bolts of lightning24 and routed them.25

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      15 The valleys of the sea were exposed and the foundations26 of the earth laid bare at your rebuke,27 O LORD, at the blast of breath from your nostrils.28

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      16 He reached down from on high and took hold of me; he drew me out of deep waters.29

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