Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He hath compassed the waters with bounds, until the day and night come to an end.

General references

Bible References

Compassed

Job 38:8
Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it broke forth, as if it had issued out of the womb?
Psalm 33:7
He gathers the waters of the sea together as a heap; he lays up the deeps for treasures.
Psalm 104:6
Thou didst cover it with the deep as with a garment; the waters stood above the mountains.
Proverbs 8:29
when he gave to the sea his decree that the waters should not pass his commandment, when he appointed the foundations of the earth,
Jeremiah 5:22
Do ye not fear me? saith the LORD; will ye not tremble at my presence, who placed the sand for the bound of the sea by an eternal order, which cannot be broken? Storms shall raise themselves up, yet they shall not prevail; their waves shall roar, yet they shall not pass over it.

Until

Genesis 8:22
While the earth remains, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.
Isaiah 54:9
For this is as the waters of Noah unto me: for as I have sworn that the waters of Noah should no more go over the earth; so I have sworn that I would not be wroth again with thee, nor reprehend thee.

General references

Genesis 1:9
And God said, Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear; and it was so.