7251 pillar of cloud and fire
A physical manifestation of the presence of God among his people; a special form of theophany particularly associated with Israel being offered guidance on the exodus journey.
Functions of the pillar of cloud and fire
To separate and protect Israel from the armies of Egypt Ex 14:19-20 This was just before the crossing of the Red Sea.
Effects of the pillar of cloud and fire
It evoked worship Ex 33:10
It caused the nations to speak of God Nu 14:14
Experiencing the cloud did not guarantee acceptance by God 1Co 10:1-5
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