Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


While he was yet speaking, there came also another, and said, The fire of God is fallen from heaven, and hath burned up the sheep, and the servants, and consumed them; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.

Bible References

There came

Genesis 19:24
And, Yahweh, rained, upon Sodom and upon Gomorrah, brimstone and fire, - from Yahweh, out of the heavens:
Leviticus 9:24
yea, there came forth fire from before Yahweh, and consumed upon the altar, the ascending-sacrifice and the portions of fat, - and all the people beheld and shouted, and fell down upon their faces.
1 Kings 18:38
Then fell fire from Yahweh, and consumed the ascending-sacrifice, and the wood, and the stones, and the dust, - even the water that was in the trench, it licked up.
2 Kings 1:10
And Elijah responded and said unto the captain of fifty, If, then, a man of God, I am, let fire come down out of the heavens, and devour thee and thy fifty. So there came down fire out of the heavens, and devoured him and his fifty.
Amos 7:4
Here, My Lord, Yahweh gave me to see, and lo! My Lord Yahweh proclaiming that, the controversy should be settled by fire, - which, having devoured the mighty roaring deep, should devour the inheritance.
Revelation 13:13
And he doeth great signs, so that, even fire, he causeth to be coming down unto the earth before men;

General references

Genesis 34:28
their flocks, and their herds and their asses, - and that which was in the city, and that which was in the field, they took;
1 Kings 1:22
And lo! while yet she was speaking with the king, Nathan the prophet, came in.
Ezekiel 24:26
That in that day, one that hath escaped shall come in unto thee, - to cause thee to hear it with thine own ears?