Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thus saith God the LORD, he that created the heavens, and stretched them out; he that spread forth 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:
He that created
He that created
In the hollow of whose hand have the waters been measured? and who is able to take the heavens in his stretched-out fingers? who has got together the dust of the earth in a measure? who has taken the weight of the mountains, or put the hills into the scales?
The Lord, who has taken up your cause, and who gave you life in your mother's body, says, I am the Lord who makes all things; stretching out the heavens by myself, and giving the earth its limits; who was with me?
I have made the earth, forming man on it: by my hands the heavens have been stretched out, and all the stars put in their ordered places.
Yes, by my hand was the earth placed on its base, and by my right hand the heavens were stretched out; at my word they take up their places.
You are clothed with light as with a robe; stretching out the heavens like a curtain:
He has made the earth by his power, he has made the world strong in its place by his wisdom, and by his wise design the heavens have been stretched out.
Ah Lord God! see, you have made the heaven and the earth by your great power and by your outstretched arm, and there is nothing you are not able to do:
It is he who makes his rooms in the heaven, basing his arch on the earth; whose voice goes out to the waters of the sea, and sends them flowing over the face of the earth; the Lord is his name.
The word of the Lord about Israel. The Lord by whom the heavens are stretched out and the bases of the earth put in place, and the spirit of man formed inside him, has said:
But now, at the end of these days, it has come to us through his Son, to whom he has given all things for a heritage, and through whom he made the order of the generations;
He that spread
And God gave the dry land the name of Earth; and the waters together in their place were named Seas: and God saw that it was good.
The earth is the Lord's, with all its wealth; the world and all the people living in it.
To him by whom the earth was stretched out over the waters: for his mercy is unchanging for ever.
He that giveth
And the Lord God made man from the dust of the earth, breathing into him the breath of life: and man became a living soul.
In whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the breath of all flesh of man.
(For all my breath is still in me, and the spirit of God is my life;)
The spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Ruler of all gives me life.
If he made his spirit come back to him, taking his breath into himself again,
By the word of the Lord were the heavens made; and all the army of heaven by the breath of his mouth.
But you have been lifting yourself up against the Lord of heaven, and they have put the vessels of his house before you, and you and your lords, your wives and your women, have taken wine in them; and you have given praise to gods of silver and gold, of brass and iron and wood and stone, who are without the power of seeing or hearing, and without knowledge: and to the God in whose hand your breath is, and whose are all your ways, you have not given glory;
And he is not dependent on the work of men's hands, as if he had need of anything, for he himself gives to all life and breath and all things;
By his hand the north is stretched out in space, and the earth is hanging on nothing.