Jeremiah 32:17



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Summary

Ah Lord GOD! behold, thou hast made the heaven and the earth by thy great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for thee:

Bible References

Ah

Then I said, "Alas, Lord GOD! Behold, I do not know how to speak, Because I am a youth."
Then I said, "Ah, Lord GOD! Surely You have utterly deceived this people and Jerusalem, saying, 'You will have peace'; whereas a sword touches the throat."
But, "Ah, Lord GOD!" I said, "Look, the prophets are telling them, 'You will not see the sword nor will you have famine, but I will give you lasting peace in this place.'"
As they were striking the people and I alone was left, I fell on my face and cried out saying, "Alas, Lord GOD! Are You destroying the whole remnant of Israel by pouring out Your wrath on Jerusalem?"
Now it came about as I prophesied, that Pelatiah son of Benaiah died Then I fell on my face and cried out with a loud voice and said, "Alas, Lord GOD! Will You bring the remnant of Israel to a complete end?"

There

"Behold, I am the LORD, the God of all flesh; is anything too difficult for Me?"
"Is anything too difficult for the LORD? At the appointed time I will return to you, at this time next year, and Sarah will have a son."
"I know that You can do all things, And that no purpose of Yours can be thwarted.
"For nothing will be impossible with God."
But He said, "The things that are impossible with people are possible with God."

Too hard for thee

"Remember the former things long past, For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like Me,
"It is He who reveals the profound and hidden things; He knows what is in the darkness, And the light dwells with Him.
SAYS THE LORD, WHO MAKES THESE THINGS KNOWN FROM LONG AGO.
and to bring to light what is the administration of the mystery which for ages has been hidden in God who created all things;

General references

"Of old You founded the earth, And the heavens are the work of Your hands.
Our help is in the name of the LORD, Who made heaven and earth.
But He said, "The things that are impossible with people are possible with God."
'WAS IT NOT MY HAND WHICH MADE ALL THESE THINGS?'