New American Standard Bible
He caused the east wind to blow in the heavens And by His power He directed the south wind.
King James Bible
He caused an east wind to blow in the heaven: and by his power he brought in the south wind.
Darby Bible Translation
He caused the east wind to rise in the heavens, and by his strength he brought the south wind;
World English Bible
He caused the east wind to blow in the sky. By his power he guided the south wind.
Young's Literal Translation
He causeth an east wind to journey in the heavens, And leadeth by His strength a south wind,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
He caused an east wind to blow in the heaven - See Numbers 11:31. In the history, the quarter from which the wind came is not mentioned, except as it might be indicated by the statement that the "quails were brought from the sea;" - that is, evidently, the Red Sea. This wind would have come from the southeast. The phrase "in the heaven" means in the air, or from above.
And by his power ... - By his direct agency. It was a wind which he caused to blow for the purpose; a miracle.
Among such sins of the first table is that described in our text. It is consequently one of the masterpieces of iniquity, and we shall do well to purge ourselves of it. It is full of evil to ourselves, and is calculated to dishonor both God and man, therefore let us be in earnest to cut it up both root and branch. I think we have all been guilty of this in our measure; and we are not free from it even to this day. Whether we be saints or sinners, we may stand here and make our humble confession that …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 5: 1859
"The Sun of Righteousness"
A Jealous God
Now there went forth a wind from the LORD and it brought quail from the sea, and let them fall beside the camp, about a day's journey on this side and a day's journey on the other side, all around the camp and about two cubits deep on the surface of the ground.
When He rained meat upon them like the dust, Even winged fowl like the sand of the seas,
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