Consider the wondrous works of God!
Do you know how God lays his command upon them?
He causes the lightning of his cloud to shine.
Do you know the balancing of the clouds?
His wondrous works is perfect in knowledge.
Your garments are hot
When the earth is still
Because of the south wind,
Spread out the skies?
Can you make it as hard as a molten mirror?
Teach us what we shall say to him!
We cannot draw up our case because of darkness.
Shall it be told him that I want to speak?
Did anyone ever wish to be swallowed up?”
Elihu turned to Job. He asked him how he compared to the great works of God. God puts the light in the clouds to produce lightning. God balances the clouds so that there is a heat differential. Your garments get cold and hot depending on the winds. We are in the dark and cannot speak in the face of God. Otherwise we would be swallowed up.