Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Look unto the heavens, and see; and behold the clouds which are higher than thou.

Bible References


Job 22:12
“Is not God in the height of heaven?
Look also at the distant stars, how high they are!
Job 25:5
“If even the moon has no brightness
And the stars are not pure in His sight,
Job 36:26
“Behold, God is exalted, and we do not know Him;
The number of His years is unsearchable.
Job 37:1
“At this also my heart trembles,
And leaps from its place.
1 Kings 8:27
“But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain You, how much less this house which I have built!
Psalm 8:3
When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers,
The moon and the stars, which You have ordained;
Isaiah 40:22
It is He who sits above the circle of the earth,
And its inhabitants are like grasshoppers,
Who stretches out the heavens like a curtain
And spreads them out like a tent to dwell in.
Isaiah 55:9
“For as the heavens are higher than the earth,
So are My ways higher than your ways
And My thoughts than your thoughts.

The clouds

Job 36:29
“Can anyone understand the spreading of the clouds,
The thundering of His pavilion?
Job 37:16
“Do you know about the layers of the thick clouds,
The wonders of one perfect in knowledge,
Nahum 1:3
The Lord is slow to anger and great in power,
And the Lord will by no means leave the guilty unpunished.
In whirlwind and storm is His way,
And clouds are the dust beneath His feet.