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He stood, and measured the earth: he beheld, and drove asunder the nations; and the everlasting mountains were scattered, the perpetual hills did bow: his ways are everlasting.

Bible References

And measured

Exodus 15:17
You will bring them in and plant them in the mountain of your inheritance, in the place you made for your residence, O Lord, the sanctuary, O Lord, that your hands have established.
Exodus 21:31
If the ox gores a son or a daughter, the owner will be dealt with according to this rule.
Deuteronomy 32:8
When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance, when he divided up humankind, he set the boundaries of the peoples, according to the number of the heavenly assembly.
Acts 17:26
From one man he made every nation of the human race to inhabit the entire earth, determining their set times and the fixed limits of the places where they would live,

And drove

Joshua 10:42
Joshua captured in one campaign all these kings and their lands, for the Lord God of Israel fought for Israel.
Joshua 11:18
Joshua campaigned against these kings for quite some time.
Nehemiah 9:22
"You gave them kingdoms and peoples, and you allocated them to every corner of the land. They inherited the land of King Sihon of Heshbon and the land of King Og of Bashan.
Psalm 135:8
He struck down the firstborn of Egypt, including both men and animals.

The everlasting

Habakkuk 3:10
When the mountains see you, they shake. The torrential downpour sweeps through. The great deep shouts out; it lifts its hands high.
Genesis 49:26
The blessings of your father are greater than the blessings of the eternal mountains or the desirable things of the age-old hills. They will be on the head of Joseph and on the brow of the prince of his brothers.
Deuteronomy 33:15
with the best of the ancient mountains and the harvest produced by the age-old hills;
Judges 5:5
The mountains trembled before the Lord, the God of Sinai; before the Lord God of Israel.
Psalm 68:16
Why do you look with envy, O mountains with many peaks, at the mountain where God has decided to live? Indeed the Lord will live there permanently!
Psalm 114:4
The mountains skipped like rams, the hills like lambs.
Isaiah 64:1
If only you would tear apart the sky and come down! The mountains would tremble before you!
Nahum 1:5
The mountains tremble before him, the hills convulse; the earth is laid waste before him, the world and all its inhabitants are laid waste.
Zechariah 14:4
On that day his feet will stand on the Mount of Olives which lies to the east of Jerusalem, and the Mount of Olives will be split in half from east to west, leaving a great valley. Half the mountain will move northward and the other half southward.


Psalm 90:2
Even before the mountains came into existence, or you brought the world into being, you were the eternal God.
Psalm 103:17
But the Lord continually shows loyal love to his faithful followers, and is faithful to their descendants,
Isaiah 51:6
Look up at the sky! Look at the earth below! For the sky will dissipate like smoke, and the earth will wear out like clothes; its residents will die like gnats. But the deliverance I give is permanent; the vindication I provide will not disappear.
Micah 5:8
Those survivors from Jacob will live among the nations, in the midst of many peoples. They will be like a lion among the animals of the forest, like a young lion among the flocks of sheep, which attacks when it passes through; it rips its prey and there is no one to stop it.
Matthew 24:35
Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.
Luke 1:50
from generation to generation he is merciful to those who fear him.
Hebrews 13:8
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever!

General references

Deuteronomy 33:15
with the best of the ancient mountains and the harvest produced by the age-old hills;
Psalm 114:4
The mountains skipped like rams, the hills like lambs.
Isaiah 24:19
The earth is broken in pieces, the earth is ripped to shreds, the earth shakes violently.
Isaiah 42:15
I will make the trees on the mountains and hills wither up; I will dry up all their vegetation. I will turn streams into islands, and dry up pools of water.

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