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, the LORD rides upon a swift cloud and shall come into Egypt, and the idols of Egypt shall be moved at his presence, and the heart of Egypt shall melt in the midst of it.
Isaiah 66:1
Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where shall remain this house that ye built unto me? and where shall remain this place of my rest?
Psalm 2:4
He that sits in the heavens shall laugh: the Lord shall have them in derision.
Psalm 29:10
The LORD sits upon the flood; yea, the LORD sat down as King for ever.
Psalm 68:33
To him that rides upon the heavens of the heavens which were of old; behold, he shall send forth his voice, his mighty voice.

The inhabitants

Isaiah 40:15
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.
Numbers 13:33
And there we saw giants, the sons of Anak, of the race of the giants; and we were in our own sight as locusts, and so we were in their sight.

Stretcheth

Isaiah 42:5
Thus saith God the LORD, the Creator of the heavens and he that stretches them out; he that spreads forth the earth and that which comes out of it; he that gives breath unto the people upon it and spirit to those that walk therein:
Isaiah 44:24
Thus saith the LORD, thy redeemer, and he that formed thee from the womb, I am the LORD that makes all things, that stretches forth the heavens alone, that spreads abroad the earth by myself;
Isaiah 51:13
And thou hast already forgotten the LORD thy maker that has stretched forth the heavens and laid the foundations of the earth and hast feared continually every day the fury of the oppressor when he was ready to destroy. But, where is the fury of the oppressor?
Job 9:8
He alone extends the heavens and walks upon the waves of the sea.
Job 37:18
Hast thou with him spread out the sky, which is strong and as a molten looking glass?
Job 38:4
Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? Cause me to know, if thou hast understanding.
Psalm 102:25
Of old thou hast laid the foundation of the earth; and the heavens are the work of thy hands.
Psalm 104:2
who dost cover thyself with light as with a garment, who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain,
Jeremiah 10:12
He that makes the earth by his power, he that orders the world with his wisdom and extends the heavens with his intelligence:
Zechariah 12:1
The burden of the word of the LORD upon Israel, said the LORD, who stretches forth the heavens and lays the foundation of the earth and forms the spirit of man within him.
Hebrews 1:10
And Thou, Lord, in the beginning hast laid the foundation of the earth; and the heavens are the works of thine hands:

General references

Job 26:7
He stretches out the north wind over the empty place and hangs the earth upon nothing.
Psalm 136:6
To him that stretched out the earth above the waters: for his mercy endures for ever.