And when they heard this, they lifted their voices to God with one accord and said, "O Lord, it is You who MADE THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH AND THE SEA, AND ALL THAT IS IN THEM,
"You alone are the LORD You have made the heavens, The heaven of heavens with all their host, The earth and all that is on it, The seas and all that is in them You give life to all of them And the heavenly host bows down before You.
"For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day; therefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day and made it holy.
Hezekiah prayed before the LORD and said, "O LORD, the God of Israel, who are enthroned above the cherubim, You are the God, You alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth. You have made heaven and earth.
"Now, O LORD our God, I pray, deliver us from his hand that all the kingdoms of the earth may know that You alone, O LORD, are God."
As for me, I shall call upon God, And the LORD will save me.
My soul, wait in silence for God only, For my hope is from Him.
But I am afflicted and in pain; May Your salvation, O God, set me securely on high.
Let my accusers be clothed with dishonor, And let them cover themselves with their own shame as with a robe.
How blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, Whose hope is in the LORD his God,
"I, even I, am He who comforts you Who are you that you are afraid of man who dies And of the son of man who is made like grass,
But the LORD is the true God; He is the living God and the everlasting King At His wrath the earth quakes, And the nations cannot endure His indignation.
Sing to the LORD, praise the LORD! For He has delivered the soul of the needy one From the hand of evildoers.
'Ah Lord GOD! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and by Your outstretched arm! Nothing is too difficult for You,
But they themselves were filled with rage, and discussed together what they might do to Jesus.
But about midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns of praise to God, and the prisoners were listening to them;
For we do not want you to be unaware, brethren, of our affliction which came to us in Asia, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of life;
But the Lord stood with me and strengthened me, so that through me the proclamation might be fully accomplished, and that all the Gentiles might hear; and I was rescued out of the lion's mouth.