Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But he is in one mind, and who can turn him? and what his soul desireth, even that he doeth.
If he snatches away, who can turn him back? Who dares to say to him, 'What are you doing?'
If he comes by and confines you and convenes a court, then who can prevent him?
If he tears down, it cannot be rebuilt; if he imprisons a person, there is no escape.
But if God is quiet, who can condemn him? If he hides his face, then who can see him? Yet he is over the individual and the nation alike,
God is not a man, that he should lie, nor a human being, that he should change his mind. Has he said, and will he not do it? Or has he spoken, and will he not make it happen?
What is bent cannot be straightened, and what is missing cannot be supplied.
I also know that whatever God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it, and nothing taken away from it. God has made it this way, so that men will fear him.
You will say to me then, "Why does he still find fault? For who has ever resisted his will?"
All generous giving and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or the slightest hint of change.
Our God is in heaven! He does whatever he pleases!
He does whatever he pleases in heaven and on earth, in the seas and all the ocean depths.
There are many plans in a person's mind, but it is the counsel of the Lord which will stand.
The Lord who commands armies makes this solemn vow: "Be sure of this: Just as I have intended, so it will be; just as I have planned, it will happen.
who announces the end from the beginning and reveals beforehand what has not yet occurred, who says, 'My plan will be realized, I will accomplish what I desire,'
All the inhabitants of the earth are regarded as nothing. He does as he wishes with the army of heaven and with those who inhabit the earth. No one slaps his hand and says to him, 'What have you done?'
He did this when he revealed to us the secret of his will, according to his good pleasure that he set forth in Christ,
"Get another scroll and write on it everything that was written on the original scroll that King Jehoiakim of Judah burned.