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 should set his heart to it, and he should gather his spirit and his breath to himself,
Isaiah 40:15
Look! [The] nations [are] like a drop from a bucket, and they are counted like dust of [the] balances! Look! He weighs [the] islands like a thin covering.

The inhabitants

Psalm 33:8
Let all the earth fear Yahweh. Let all [the] inhabitants of [the] world stand in awe of him.
Psalm 49:1
Hear this, all [you] peoples; give ear, all [you] inhabitants of [the] world,
Isaiah 26:9
I desire you [with all] my soul in the night; also I seek you [with] my spirit within me, for when your judgments [are] {upon} the earth, [the] inhabitants of [the] world learn righteousness.


Job 9:4
[He is] wise in heart and mighty in strength; who has resisted him and succeeded?
Job 34:29
but he remains quiet, and who can condemn? And he hides [his] face, and who can behold him? Yet [he is] over a nation and over a person alike,
Job 40:9
Or do you have an arm like God, and can you thunder with a voice like his?
Job 42:2
"I know that you can do all [things], and [any] scheme from you will not be thwarted.
Proverbs 21:30
There is no wisdom, nor understanding, nor counsel to oppose Yahweh.
Isaiah 43:13
Indeed, from [this] day I [am] the one, and no one can deliver from my hand. I perform, and who can {cancel it}?"
Acts 5:39
But if it is from God, you will not be able to overthrow them, lest you even be found fighting against God." So they were persuaded by him.
Acts 9:5
So he said, "Who are you, Lord?" And he [said], "I am Jesus, whom you are persecuting!
Acts 11:17
Therefore if God gave them the same gift as also to us [when we] believed in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I [to be] able to hinder God?"
1 Corinthians 10:22
Or are we attempting to provoke the Lord to jealousy? We are not stronger than he [is, are we]?

General references

Psalm 39:9
I am mute. I do not open my mouth, for you, yourself, have done [it].
Isaiah 7:7
Thus says the Lord Yahweh, "It shall not stand, and it shall not come to pass.
Luke 18:27
But he said, "[What is] impossible with men is possible with God."
1 Corinthians 3:7
So then, neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but God who is causing [it] to grow.