Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Let the heavens rejoice, and let the earth be glad; let the sea roar, and the fulness thereof.

The sea

Bible References

The heavens

Psalm 69:34
Let heaven and earth praise Him,
the seas and everything that moves in them,
Psalm 148:1
Praise the Lord from the heavens;
praise Him in the heights.
Isaiah 44:23
Rejoice, heavens, for the Lord has acted;
shout, depths of the earth.
Break out into singing, mountains,
forest, and every tree in it.
For the Lord has redeemed Jacob,
and glorifies Himself through Israel.
Isaiah 49:13
Shout for joy, you heavens!
Earth, rejoice!
Mountains break into joyful shouts!
For the Lord has comforted His people,
and will have compassion on His afflicted ones.
Luke 2:10
But the angel said to them, “Don’t be afraid, for look, I proclaim to you good news of great joy that will be for all the people:
Luke 15:10
I tell you, in the same way, there is joy in the presence of God’s angels over one sinner who repents.”
Revelation 12:12
Therefore rejoice, you heavens,
and you who dwell in them!
Woe to the earth and the sea,
for the Devil has come down to you
with great fury,
because he knows he has a short time.
Revelation 19:1
After this I heard something like the loud voice of a vast multitude in heaven, saying:

Salvation, glory, and power belong to our God,

The sea

Psalm 98:7
Let the sea and all that fills it,
the world and those who live in it, resound.

General references

Isaiah 65:18
Then be glad and rejoice forever
in what I am creating;
for I will create Jerusalem to be a joy
and its people to be a delight.
Luke 2:31
You have prepared it
in the presence of all peoples—
Luke 19:40
He answered, “I tell you, if they were to keep silent, the stones would cry out!”
Acts 8:8
So there was great joy in that city.

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