Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honour and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created.
And I saw a mighty angel announcing in a loud voice, "Who is fit to open the roll and break its seals?"
and swore by him who lives forever and ever, who created the heavens and all that is in them, the earth and all that is in it, and the sea and all that is in it, that there should be no more delay,
In the beginning the Word existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was divine.
God who created the world and all that is in it, since he is Lord of heaven and earth, does not live in temples built by human hands,
and making clear how the secret purpose is to be worked out which has been hidden away for ages in God the creator of all things,
for it was through him that everything was created in heaven and on earth, the seen and the unseen, angelic thrones, dominions, principalities, authorities??ll things were created through him and for him.
but in these latter days he has spoken to us in a Son, whom he had destined to possess everything, and through whom he had made the world.
For from him everything comes; through him everything exists; and in him everything ends! Glory to him forever! Amen.
Everything came into existence through him, and apart from him nothing came to be.