Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Look down from heaven, and behold from the habitation of thy holiness and of thy glory: where is thy zeal and thy strength, the sounding of thy bowels and of thy mercies toward me? are they restrained?

Bible References


Deuteronomy 26:15
Look forth from thy holy habitation, from the heavens, and bless thy people Israel, and the land which thou gavest to us, as thou didst swear to our fathers, a land flowing milk and honey.
Psalm 33:14
From his prepared dwelling he viewed all dwelling in the earth.
Psalm 80:14
O God of armies, turn back now: look from the heavens and see, and review this vine;
Psalm 102:19
For be looked forth from the height of his holy place; from the heavens Jehovah looked upon the earth;
Lamentations 3:50
Till Jehovah shall look forth and see from the heavens.

The habitation

Isaiah 57:15
For thus said the high and lifted up inhabiting eternity, and his name Holy; being lifted up, and I will dwell in the holy place, and with the broken and humble of spirit, to preserve alive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the broken.
Isaiah 66:1
Thus said Jehovah, The heavens my throne, and the earth the footstool of my feet: where this house which ye will build to me? and where this place of my rest?
1 Kings 8:27
For truly shall God dwell upon the earth? Behold the heavens and the heavens of the heavens shall not contain thee; much less this house which I built
2 Chronicles 30:27
And the priests the Levites will rise up and bless the people: and he will hear to their voice, and their prayer will come to the dwelling of his holy place to the heavens.
Psalm 113:5
Who as Jehovah our God, lifting himself up to dwell?
Psalm 123:1
Song of ascensions. To thee dwelling in the heavens I lifted up mine eyes.


Isaiah 51:9
Rouse up, rouse up, put on strength, thou arm of Jehovah; rouse up as the days of old, of everlasting generations. Was it not with him cutting off Rahab, wounding the sea monster?
Psalm 89:49
Where thy former mercies, O Jehovah, thou didst sware to David in thy faithfulness?

Thy bowels

Isaiah 63:9
In all their straits not an adversary, and: a messenger of his face saved them: in his love and in his pity he redeemed them; and he will take them up and bear them all the days forever.
Isaiah 49:15
Shall a woman forget her child, from pitying the son of her womb? also these shall forget, and I shall not forget thee.
Psalm 25:6
Remember thy compassions, O Jehovah, and thy mercies; for they are from forever.
Hosea 11:8
How shall I give thee up, O Ephraim? Shall I deliver thee over, O Israel? How shall I give thee as the earth? Shall I set thee as roes? My heart was turned upon me; my grievings were kindled together.
Luke 1:78
Through the bowels of mercy of our God; by which the rising of the sun of sublimity has reviewed us,
1 John 3:17
And whoever has the life of the world, and sees his brother having need, and should shut up his bowels from him, how remains the love of God in him?


Psalm 77:7
Will Jehovah reject forever? and will he no more add to be satisfied?

General references

Lamentations 3:50
Till Jehovah shall look forth and see from the heavens.
Micah 7:15
According to the days of thy coming forth out of the land of Egypt I will cause him to see wonderful things
Hebrews 11:29
By faith they passed through the Red sea as by dry land: which the Egyptians having tried were swallowed down.