Psalms 104:4

“Who maketh his angels spirits; his ministers a flaming fire:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Who maketh his Angels spirits: his ministers a flaming fire.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He makes the winds His messengers, Flaming fire His ministers.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Who maketh winds his messengers; Flames of fire his ministers;
- American Standard Version (1901)

He makes winds his angels, and flames of fire his servants.
- Basic English Bible

Who maketh his angels spirits; his ministers a flame of fire.
- Darby Bible

Who maketh his angels spirits; his ministers a flaming fire:
- Webster's Bible

He makes his messengers winds; his servants flames of fire.
- World English Bible

Making His messengers -- the winds, His ministers -- the flaming fire.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Who makest winds Thy messengers, the flaming fire Thy ministers.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 104:4

104:4 Spirits - Of a spiritual or incorporeal nature, that they might be fitter for their employments. Fire - So called for their irresistible force and agility, and fervency in the execution of God's commands.

Discussion for Psalms 104

  • Shirley
    Psalm 104 shows what a mighty God we have and a providerfor all. Oh what a blessing just to sleep at night with a loving God and to awake in the morning to see all his neautiful work. What a mighty God.
  • Madonna
    The works of our God is glorious and His glory endures forever because He is a perfect God.praises be unto Him forever amen.
  • Lilian
    there is only one Jehovah Jireh the Provider. Jesus wants us to live on a green pasture with full of life in abundance. Thanks be to God for his mercy and love endureth forever. amen
  • Blessed
    these are praises of the lord that can be witnessed with our own eyes. GOD SHOWS US HIS HIS MAJESTY AND WE SHOULD WORSHIP AND PRAISE HIM. THANK YOU DADDY
  • MockingBird for verse 24
    God is in His Great and Majestic wisdom is so powerful and at the same time merciful. I look back at the time there was a great snowfall and when I stepped outside. It was so peaceful : Man had not gotten out and dirtied it up yet. Then the Lord spoke to me : The work of righteousness shall be peace and the effect of righteousness shall be quietness and assurance forever. My people shall dwell in peaceable habitations and sure dwellings. Praise God for His wonderful works to His children.
  • Sam
    Very inspirational. Yes, HE is the Author of all creation.

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