Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Who coverest thyself with light as with a garment: who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain:

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With light

Daniel 7:9
I beheld till thrones were placed, and one who was ancient of days sat. His raiment was white as snow, and the hair of his head like pure wool. His throne was fiery flames, [and] the wheels of it burning fire.
Matthew 17:2
And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone as the sun, and his garments became white as the light.
1 Timothy 6:16
who alone has immortality, dwelling in irreproachable light, whom no man has seen, nor can see, to whom is honor and eternal dominion. Truly.
1 John 1:5
And this is the message that we have heard from him and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.


Isaiah 40:22
[It is] he who sits above the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers, who stretches out the heavens as a curtain, and spreads them out as a tent to dwell in,
Isaiah 45:12
I have made the earth, and created man upon it. I, even my hands, have stretched out the heavens, and all their host I have commanded.
Zechariah 12:1
The burden of the word of LORD concerning Israel. [Thus] says LORD, who stretches forth the heavens, and lays the foundation of the earth, and forms the spirit of man within him:
Hebrews 1:10
And thou, Lord, at the beginnings founded the earth, and the heavens are the works of thy hands.

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Job 26:7
He stretches out the north over empty space, and hangs the earth upon nothing.
Psalm 136:6
to him who spread forth the earth above the waters, for his loving kindness [is] forever,