Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But he is in one mind, and who can turn him? and what his soul desireth, even that he doeth.
Behold, he seizes; who can hinder him? Who will say to him, What are thou doing?
If he passes through, and shuts up, and all to judgment, then who can hinder him?
Behold, he breaks down, and it cannot be built again. He shuts up a man, and there can be no opening.
When he gives quietness, who then can condemn? And when he hides his face, who then can behold him? [It is] the same whether to a nation, or to a man,
God is not a man, that he should lie, neither the son of man, that he should repent. Has he said, and will he not do it? Or has he spoken, and will he not make it good?
That which is crooked cannot be made straight, and that which is wanting cannot be numbered.
I know that, whatever God does, it shall be forever. Nothing can be put to it, nor anything taken from it. And God has done it that men should fear before him.
Thou will say to me therefore, Why does he still find fault? For who has resisted his purpose?
Every good gift and every perfect endowment is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation nor shadow of turning.
But our God is in the heavens. He has done whatever he pleased.
Whatever LORD pleased, that he has done, in heaven and in earth, in the seas and in all deeps,
There are many devices in a man's heart, but the counsel of LORD, that shall stand.
LORD of hosts has sworn, saying, Surely, as I have thought, so shall it come to pass, and as I have purposed, so shall it stand,
declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not [yet] done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure,
And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing, and he does according to his will in the army of heaven, and among the inhabitants of the earth. And none can stay his hand, or say to him, What are thou doing?
Having made known to us the mystery of his will according to his desire, which he purposed within himself
Take thee again another roll, and write in it all the former words that were in the first roll, which Jehoiakim the king of Judah has burned.