Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For he spoke, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast.
A man's heart plans his way: but the LORD directs his steps.
There are many plans in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.
There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD.
Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the 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 restrain his hand, or say unto him, What do you?
For he says to Moses, I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.
In whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who works all things after the counsel of his own will:
Come now, you that say, Today or tomorrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain:
Thus says the Lord GOD, It shall not stand, neither shall it come to pass.