Psalm 144:6
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New International Version
Send forth lightning and scatter the enemy; shoot your arrows and rout them.

King James Bible
Cast forth lightning, and scatter them: shoot out thine arrows, and destroy them.

Darby Bible Translation
Cast forth lightnings, and scatter them; send forth thine arrows, and discomfit them:

World English Bible
Throw out lightning, and scatter them. Send out your arrows, and rout them.

Young's Literal Translation
Send forth lightning, and scatter them, Send forth Thine arrows, and trouble them,

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Cast forth lightning - See the note Psalm 18:13-14 (note).

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

cast forth

Psalm 18:13,14 The LORD also thundered in the heavens, and the Highest gave his voice; hail stones and coals of fire...

Psalm 77:17,18 The clouds poured out water: the skies sent out a sound: your arrows also went abroad...

2 Samuel 22:12-15 And he made darkness pavilions round about him, dark waters, and thick clouds of the skies...

shoot out

Psalm 7:12 If he turn not, he will whet his sword; he has bent his bow, and made it ready.

Psalm 21:12 Therefore shall you make them turn their back, when you shall make ready your arrows on your strings against the face of them.

Psalm 45:5 Your arrows are sharp in the heart of the king's enemies; whereby the people fall under you.

Deuteronomy 32:23,42 I will heap mischiefs on them; I will spend my arrows on them...

Library
Sermons on Selected Lessons of the Gospels.
Adoption, a sonship higher than that of nature, [482]255; frequently mentioned in Holy Scripture, [483]255, [484]256; the term of ancient use among the Jews, [485]256; "raising up seed to brother," [486]256; used by St. Paul to express the mystery of our adoption in Christ, [487]256. Adversary, to be agreed with and delivered from, [488]442; not so Satan, [489]442; the Law our, so long as we our own, [490]443; must agree with, by obedience, and so made no longer adversary, [491]443. Affliction, blessing
Saint Augustine—sermons on selected lessons of the new testament

The Resemblance Between the Old Testament and the New.
1. Introduction, showing the necessity of proving the similarity of both dispensations in opposition to Servetus and the Anabaptists. 2. This similarity in general. Both covenants truly one, though differently administered. Three things in which they entirely agree. 3. First general similarity, or agreement--viz. that the Old Testament, equally with the New, extended its promises beyond the present life, and held out a sure hope of immortality. Reason for this resemblance. Objection answered. 4.
John Calvin—The Institutes of the Christian Religion

Cross References
Psalm 7:13
He has prepared his deadly weapons; he makes ready his flaming arrows.

Psalm 18:14
He shot his arrows and scattered the enemy, with great bolts of lightning he routed them.

Psalm 58:7
Let them vanish like water that flows away; when they draw the bow, let their arrows fall short.

Psalm 59:11
But do not kill them, Lord our shield, or my people will forget. In your might uproot them and bring them down.

Psalm 89:10
You crushed Rahab like one of the slain; with your strong arm you scattered your enemies.

Habakkuk 3:11
Sun and moon stood still in the heavens at the glint of your flying arrows, at the lightning of your flashing spear.

Zechariah 9:14
Then the LORD will appear over them; his arrow will flash like lightning. The Sovereign LORD will sound the trumpet; he will march in the storms of the south,

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