Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Howbeit the most High dwelleth not in temples made with hands; as saith the prophet,
The most high
When the Most High gave to the nations their inheritance, When he separated the children of men, He set the bounds of the peoples According to the number of the children of Israel.
I will give thanks unto Jehovah according to his righteousness, And will sing praise to the name of Jehovah Most High.
There is a river, the streams whereof make glad the city of God, The holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.
He that dwelleth in the secret place of the Most High Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.
But thou, O Jehovah, art on high for evermore.
The sentence is by the decree of the watchers, and the demand by the word of the holy ones; to the intent that the living may know that the Most High ruleth in the kingdom of men, and giveth it to whomsoever he will, and setteth up over it the lowest of men.
They return, but not to him that is on high; they are like a deceitful bow; their princes shall fall by the sword for the rage of their tongue: this shall be their derision in the land of Egypt.
The God that made the world and all things therein, he, being Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth not in temples made with hands;
1 Kings 8:27
But will God in very deed dwell on the earth? behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house that I have builded!
2 Chronicles 2:5
And the house which I build is great; for great is our God above all gods.
2 Chronicles 6:18
But will God in very deed dwell with men on the earth? behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house which I have builded!
Thus saith Jehovah, Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: what manner of house will ye build unto me? and what place shall be my rest?