Genesis 7:12; Genesis 7:17; Job 37:11–13

12 And rain fell upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

17 The flood zcontinued forty days on the earth. The waters increased and bore up the ark, and it rose high above the earth.

11  He loads the thick cloud with moisture;

the clouds scatter his lightning.

12  They yturn around and around by his zguidance,

zto accomplish all that he commands them

on the face of athe habitable world.

13  Whether for bcorrection or for his cland

or for dlove, he causes it to happen.