Psalm 18:7-15 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
7 In my distress I called out: Lord!
I cried out to my God.
From his temple he heard my voice;
my cry to him reached his ears.
8 The earth rocked and shook;
the foundations of the mountains trembled;
they shook as his wrath flared up.
9 Smoke rose from his nostrils,
a devouring fire from his mouth;
it kindled coals into flame.
10 He parted the heavens and came down,
a dark cloud under his feet.
11 Mounted on a cherub he flew,
borne along on the wings of the wind.
12 He made darkness his cloak around him;
his canopy, water-darkened stormclouds.
13 From the gleam before him, his clouds passed,
hail and coals of fire.
14 The Lord thundered from heaven;
the Most High made his voice resound.
15 He let fly his arrows and scattered them;
shot his lightning bolts and dispersed them.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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