and all the inhabitants of the earth are counted as nothing; and in the army of heaven and in the inhabitants of the earth, he does according to his will; nor is there anyone who can interfere with his hand and say unto him, What doest thou?
But our God is in the heavens; he has made whatever he has desired.
Whatever the LORD desired, he did in the heavens and in the earth, in the seas and in all the deep places.
Even before the day was I existed; and there is no one that can deliver out of my hand; if I work, who shall hinder it?
At that time Jesus answered and said, I praise thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and understanding and hast revealed them unto children.
to do that which thy hand and thy counsel had determined beforehand must be done.
in him in whom likewise we have obtained an inheritance, having had the way marked out beforehand according to the purpose of him who works all things after the counsel of his own will,
And Samuel declared all of it to him without hiding any thing. Then he said, It is the LORD; let him do what seems good unto him.
He is wise in heart and mighty in strength; who has hardened himself against him and remained in peace?
Behold, he shall take away, who can cause him to restore? Who shall say unto him, What doest thou?
But if he determines something, who can turn him? His soul desired it, and he did it.
Behold, in this thou art not just; I will answer thee, that God is greater than man.
If he were to set his heart upon man and gather unto himself his spirit and his breath,
How much less to him who is not a respecter of the persons of princes, nor respects the rich more than the poor; for they all are the work of his hands.
When he gives rest, who then can make trouble? If he hides his face, who then can behold him? This applies to a nation and the same to a man,
Shall he that contends with the Almighty instruct him? Let him that disputes with God answer this.
Hast thou an arm like God? And canst thou thunder with a voice like him?
Let all the earth fear the LORD; let all the inhabitants of the world stand in awe of him.
From the place of his habitation he looked upon all the inhabitants of the earth.
The LORD of the hosts has sworn, saying, Surely as I have thought, so shall it come to pass; and as I have purposed, so shall it stand:
With my soul I desire thee in the night; yea, even as long as the spirit is within me I will seek thee early: for as long as thy judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world learn righteousness.
Behold, the nations are as a drop of a bucket and are counted as the small dust of the balance: behold, he causes the isles to disappear as dust.
He is seated upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; he stretches out the heavens as a curtain and spreads them out as a tent to dwell in:
Woe unto him that strives with his Maker! Let the potsherd strive with the potsherds of the earth. Shall the clay say to him that fashions it, What doth thou make; thy work has no form?
declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure:
And he said, Who art thou, Lord? And the Lord said, I AM Jesus whom thou dost persecute; it is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.
So then, if God gave them the same gift as he did unto us, who have believed on the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I, that I should withstand God?
Thou wilt say then unto me, Why does he become angry? For who shall resist his will?
O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and of the knowledge of God! How incomprehensible are his judgments and his ways past finding out!
For who has known the understanding of the Lord? Who has instructed him? But we have the understanding of Christ.
that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven and things in earth and things under the earth,