Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thou hast set a bound that they may not pass over; that they turn not again to cover the earth.

General references

Bible References

Hast set

Psalm 33:7
He makes the waters of the sea come together in a mass; he keeps the deep seas in store-houses.
Genesis 9:11
And I will make my agreement with you; never again will all flesh be cut off by the waters; never again will the waters come over all the earth for its destruction.
Job 26:10
By him a circle is marked out on the face of the waters, to the limits of the light and the dark.
Job 38:10
Ordering a fixed limit for it, with locks and doors;
Isaiah 54:9
For this is like the days of Noah to me: for as I took an oath that the waters of Noah would never again go over the earth, so have I taken an oath that I will not again be angry with you, or say bitter words to you.
Jeremiah 5:22
Have you no fear of me? says the Lord; will you not be shaking with fear before me, who have put the sand as a limit for the sea, by an eternal order, so that it may not go past it? and though it is ever in motion, it is not able to have its way; though the sound of its waves is loud, they are not able to go past it.

General references

Genesis 1:9
And God said, Let the waters under the heaven come together in one place, and let the dry land be seen: and it was so.
Isaiah 54:9
For this is like the days of Noah to me: for as I took an oath that the waters of Noah would never again go over the earth, so have I taken an oath that I will not again be angry with you, or say bitter words to you.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain