Jeremiah 23:19

Hebrew Bible

17 They continually say to those who reject what the Lord has said, ‘Things will go well for you!’ They say to all those who follow the stubborn inclinations of their own hearts, ‘Nothing bad will happen to you!’ 18 Yet which of them has ever stood in the Lord’s inner circle so they could see and hear what he has to say? Which of them have ever paid attention or listened to what he has said? 19 But just watch! The wrath of the Lord will come like a storm! Like a raging storm it will rage down on the heads of those who are wicked. 20 The anger of the Lord will not turn back until he has fully carried out his intended purposes. In future days you people will come to understand this clearly. 21 I did not send those prophets, yet they were in a hurry to give their message. I did not tell them anything, yet they prophesied anyway.

Zechariah 9:14

Hebrew Bible

12 Return to the stronghold, you prisoners, with hope; today I declare that I will return double what was taken from you. 13 I will bend Judah as my bow; I will load the bow with Ephraim, my arrow. I will stir up your sons, Zion, against your sons, Greece, and I will make you, Zion, like a warrior’s sword. 14 Then the Lord will appear above them, and his arrow will shoot forth like lightning; the Sovereign Lord will blow the trumpet and will proceed in the southern storm winds. 15 The Lord of Heaven’s Armies will guard them, and they will prevail and overcome with sling stones. Then they will drink and will become noisy like drunkards, full like the sacrificial basin or like the corners of the altar. 16 On that day the Lord their God will deliver them as the flock of his people, for they are the precious stones of a crown sparkling over his land.

 Notes and References

"... Divine responsibility for the four winds is an almost universal history-of-religions concept. Within the Jewish tradition, the opening verses of the book of Jonah offer an example.70 The Lord sends a wind (the noun is likewise anarthrous) that threatens the ship with Jonah on board ... (The notion of gods or goddesses traveling or appearing on the wind has a rich history-of-religions background. Biblical examples include Ezekiel 1; 2 Kings 2:1; Job 38:1; 40:6; Psalm 83:15; Jeremiah 23:19; Zechariah 9:14 ...) ..."

Rothschild, Clare K. "Embryology, Plant Biology, and Divine Generation in the Fourth Gospel" in Ahearne-Kroll, Stephen P., et al. (eds.) Women and Gender in Ancient Religions: Interdisciplinary Approaches (pp. 125-151) Mohr Siebeck, 2010

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