Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing: and he doeth according to his will in the army of heaven, and among the inhabitants of the earth: and none can stay his hand, or say unto him, What doest thou?

Bible References


Job 34:14
If he made his spirit come back to him, taking his breath into himself again,
Isaiah 40:15
See, the nations are to him like a drop hanging from a bucket, and like the small dust in the scales: he takes up the islands like small dust.

The inhabitants

Psalm 33:8
Let the earth be full of the fear of the Lord; let all the people of the world be in holy fear of him.
Psalm 49:1
Give attention to this, all you peoples; let your ears be open, all you who are living in the world.
Isaiah 26:9
In the night the desire of my soul has been for you; early will my spirit be searching for you; for when your punishments come on the earth, the people of the world will get the knowledge of righteousness.


Job 9:4
He is wise in heart and great in strength: who ever made his face hard against him, and any good came of it?
Job 34:29
Job 40:9
Have you an arm like God? have you a voice of thunder like his?
Job 42:2
I see that you are able to do every thing, and to give effect to all your designs.
Proverbs 21:30
Wisdom and knowledge and wise suggestions are of no use against the Lord.
Isaiah 43:13
From time long past I am God, and from this day I am he: there is no one who is able to take you out of my hand: when I undertake a thing, by whom will my purpose be changed?
Acts 5:39
But if it is of God, you will not be able to overcome them, and you are in danger of fighting against God.
Acts 9:5
And he said, Who are you, Lord? And he said, I am Jesus, whom you are attacking:
Acts 11:17
If then God gave them, when they had faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, the same as he gave to us, who was I to go against God?
1 Corinthians 10:22
Or may we be the cause of envy to the Lord? are we stronger than he?

General references

Psalm 39:9
I was quiet, and kept my mouth shut; because you had done it.
Isaiah 7:7
This is the word of the Lord God: This design will not come about or be effected.
Luke 18:27
But he said, Things which are not possible with man are possible with God.
1 Corinthians 3:7
So then the planter is nothing, and the waterer is nothing; but God who gives the increase.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain