Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

It is he that sitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; that stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in:

The inhabitants

General references

Bible References

It is he that sitteth

Isaiah 19:1
The burden of Egypt. Behold, Jehovah rideth upon a swift cloud, and cometh unto Egypt: and the idols of Egypt shall tremble at his presence; and the heart of Egypt shall melt in the midst of it.
Isaiah 66:1
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?
Psalm 2:4
He that sitteth in the heavens will laugh: The Lord will have them in derision.
Psalm 29:10
Jehovah sat as King at the Flood; Yea, Jehovah sitteth as King for ever.
Psalm 68:33
To him that rideth upon the heaven of heavens, which are of old; Lo, he uttereth his voice, a mighty voice.

The inhabitants

Isaiah 40:15
Behold, the nations are as a drop of a bucket, and are accounted as the small dust of the balance: Behold, he taketh up the isles as a very little thing.
Numbers 13:33
And there we saw the Nephilim, the sons of Anak, who come of the Nephilim: and we were in our own sight as grasshoppers, and so we were in their sight.

Stretcheth

Isaiah 42:5
Thus saith God Jehovah, he that created the heavens, and stretched them forth; he that spread abroad the earth and that which cometh out of it; he that giveth breath unto the people upon it, and spirit to them that walk therein:
Isaiah 44:24
Thus saith Jehovah, thy Redeemer, and he that formed thee from the womb: I am Jehovah, that maketh all things; that stretcheth forth the heavens alone; that spreadeth abroad the earth (who is with me?);
Isaiah 51:13
and hast forgotten Jehovah thy Maker, that stretched forth the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and fearest continually all the day because of the fury of the oppressor, when he maketh ready to destroy? and where is the fury of the oppressor?
Job 9:8
That alone stretcheth out the heavens, And treadeth upon the waves of the sea;
Job 37:18
Canst thou with him spread out the sky, Which is strong as a molten mirror?
Job 38:4
Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? Declare, if thou hast understanding.
Psalm 102:25
Of old didst thou lay the foundation of the earth; And the heavens are the work of thy hands.
Psalm 104:2
Who coverest thyself with light as with a garment; Who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain;
Jeremiah 10:12
He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and by his understanding hath he stretched out the heavens:
Zechariah 12:1
The burden of the word of Jehovah concerning Israel. Thus'saith Jehovah, who stretcheth forth the heavens, and layeth the foundation of the earth, and formeth the spirit of man within him:
Hebrews 1:10
And, Thou, Lord, in the beginning didst lay the foundation of the earth, And the heavens are the works of thy hands:

General references

Job 26:7
He stretcheth out the north over empty space, And hangeth the earth upon nothing.
Psalm 136:6
To him that spread forth the earth above the waters; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever: