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For, behold, the LORD cometh forth out of his place, and will come down, and tread upon the high places of the earth.


General references

Bible References


Isaiah 26:21
For look, the Lord is coming from His place
to punish the inhabitants of the earth for their iniquity.
The earth will reveal the blood shed on it
and will no longer conceal her slain.
Isaiah 64:1
If only You would tear the heavens open
and come down,
so that mountains would quake at Your presence
Ezekiel 3:12
The Spirit then lifted me up, and I heard a great rumbling sound behind me—praise the glory of the Lord in His place!—
Hosea 5:14
For I am like a lion to Ephraim
and like a young lion to the house of Judah.
Yes, I will tear them to pieces and depart.
I will carry them off,
and no one can rescue them.


Psalm 115:3
Our God is in heaven
and does whatever He pleases.

And tread

Job 40:12
Look on every proud person and humble him;
trample the wicked where they stand.
Isaiah 2:10
Go into the rocks
and hide in the dust
from the terror of the Lord
and from His majestic splendor.
Isaiah 25:10
For the Lord’s power will rest on this mountain.

But Moab will be trampled in his place
as straw is trampled in a dung pile.
Isaiah 63:3
I trampled the winepress alone,
and no one from the nations was with Me.
I trampled them in My anger
and ground them underfoot in My fury;
their blood spattered My garments,
and all My clothes were stained.
Amos 4:13
He is here:
the One who forms the mountains,
creates the wind,
and reveals His thoughts to man,
the One who makes the dawn out of darkness
and strides on the heights of the earth.
Yahweh, the God of Hosts, is His name.

The high

Deuteronomy 32:13
He made him ride on the heights of the land
and eat the produce of the field.
He nourished him with honey from the rock
and oil from flint-like rock,
Deuteronomy 33:29
How happy you are, Israel!
Who is like you,
a people saved by the Lord?
He is the shield that protects you,
the sword you boast in.
Your enemies will cringe before you,
and you will tread on their backs.
Habakkuk 3:19
Yahweh my Lord is my strength;
He makes my feet like those of a deer
and enables me to walk on mountain heights!

For the choir director: on stringed instruments.

General references

Psalm 114:4
The mountains skipped like rams,
the hills, like lambs.

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