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
Who has measured out the waters in the hollow of his hand, or carefully measured the sky, or carefully weighed the soil of the earth, or weighed the mountains in a balance, or the hills on scales?
This is what the Lord, your protector, says, the one who formed you in the womb: "I am the Lord, who made everything, who alone stretched out the sky, who fashioned the earth all by myself,
I made the earth, I created the people who live on it. It was me -- my hands stretched out the sky, I give orders to all the heavenly lights.
Yes, my hand founded the earth; my right hand spread out the sky. I summon them; they stand together.
In earlier times you established the earth; the skies are your handiwork.
He covers himself with light as if it were a garment. He stretches out the skies like a tent curtain,
The Lord is the one who by his power made the earth. He is the one who by his wisdom established the world. And by his understanding he spread out the skies.
Oh, Lord God, you did indeed make heaven and earth by your mighty power and great strength. Nothing is too hard for you!
He builds the upper rooms of his palace in heaven and sets its foundation supports on the earth. He summons the water of the sea and pours it out on the earth's surface. The Lord is his name.
The revelation of the word of the Lord concerning Israel: The Lord -- he who stretches out the heavens and lays the foundations of the earth, who forms the human spirit within a person -- says,
in these last days he has spoken to us in a son, whom he appointed heir of all things, and through whom he created the world.
He that spread
God called the dry ground "land" and the gathered waters he called "seas." God saw that it was good.
A psalm of David. The Lord owns the earth and all it contains, the world and all who live in it.
to the one who spread out the earth over the water, for his loyal love endures,
He that giveth
The Lord God formed the man from the soil of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.
in whose hand is the life of every creature and the breath of all the human race.
for while my spirit is still in me, and the breath from God is in my nostrils,
The Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life.
If God were to set his heart on it, and gather in his spirit and his breath,
By the Lord's decree the heavens were made; by a mere word from his mouth all the stars in the sky were created.
Instead, you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven. You brought before you the vessels from his temple, and you and your nobles, together with your wives and concubines, drank wine from them. You praised the gods of silver, gold, bronze, iron, wood, and stone -- gods that cannot see or hear or comprehend! But you have not glorified the God who has in his control your very breath and all your ways!
nor is he served by human hands, as if he needed anything, because he himself gives life and breath and everything to everyone.
He spreads out the northern skies over empty space; he suspends the earth on nothing.