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And I turned, and lifted up mine eyes, and looked, and, behold, there came four chariots out from between two mountains; and the mountains were mountains of brass.
And I turn back, and lift up mine eyes, and look, and lo, a flying roll.
And I lift up mine eyes, and look, and lo, four horns.
and whithersoever sons of men are dwelling, the beast of the field, and the fowl of the heavens, He hath given into thy hand, and hath caused thee to rule over them all; thou art this head of gold.
and four great beasts are coming up from the sea, diverse one from another.
and that being broken, stand up do four in its place, four kingdoms from the nation do stand up, and not in its power.
1 Samuel 2:8
He raiseth from the dust the poor, From a dunghill He lifteth up the needy, To cause them to sit with nobles, Yea, a throne of honour He doth cause them to inherit, For to Jehovah are the fixtures of earth, And He setteth on them the habitable world.
And He giveth rest, and who maketh wrong? And hideth the face, and who beholdeth it? And in reference to a nation and to a man, It is the same.
The counsel of Jehovah to the age standeth, The thoughts of His heart to all generations.
Thy righteousness is as mountains of God, Thy judgments are a great deep. Man and beast Thou savest, O Jehovah.
There is no wisdom, nor understanding, Nor counsel, over-against Jehovah.
This is the counsel that is counselled for all the earth, And this is the hand that is stretched out for all the nations.
Even from the day I am He, And there is no deliverer from My hand, I work, and who doth turn it back?
Declaring from the beginning the latter end, And from of old that which hath not been done, Saying, 'My counsel doth stand, And all My delight I do.'
but the stump of its roots leave in the earth, even with a band of iron and brass, in the tender grass of the field, and with the dew of the heavens is it wet, and with the beasts is his portion in the herb of the earth;
to do whatever Thy hand and Thy counsel did determine before to come to pass.
in whom also we did obtain an inheritance, being foreordained according to the purpose of Him who the all things is working according to the counsel of His will,
according to a purpose of the ages, which He made in Christ Jesus our Lord,