1 Kings 19:12

“And after the earthquake a fire; but the LORD was not in the fire: and after the fire a still small voice.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And after the earthquake, a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire: and after the fire, a still small voice.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

After the earthquake a fire, {but} the LORD {was} not in the fire; and after the fire a sound of a gentle blowing.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and after the earthquake a fire; but Jehovah was not in the fire: and after the fire a still small voice.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And after the earth-shock a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire. And after the fire, the sound of a soft breath.
- Basic English Bible

And after the earthquake, a fire: Jehovah was not in the fire. And after the fire, a soft gentle voice.
- Darby Bible

And after the earthquake a fire; but the LORD was not in the fire: and after the fire a still small voice.
- Webster's Bible

After the earthquake a fire passed; but Yahweh was not in the fire: and after the fire a still small voice.
- World English Bible

and after the shaking a fire: -- not in the fire [is] Jehovah; and after the fire a voice still small;
- Youngs Literal Bible

and after the earthquake a fire; but the LORD was not in the fire; and after the fire a still small voice.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 19:12


19:12 A still voice - To intimate, that God would do his work in andfor Israel in his own time, not by might or power, but by his ownspirit, #Zech 4:6|, which moves with a powerful, but yet with asweet and gentle gale.


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