20 Bible Verses about Compasses
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If I go east, He is not there,
and if I go west, I cannot perceive Him. When He is at work to the north, I cannot see Him;
when He turns south, I cannot find Him.
Then the word of the Lord came to me, asking, “What do you see, Jeremiah?”I replied, “I see a branch of an almond tree.” The Lord said to me, “You have seen correctly, for I watch over My word to accomplish it.” Again the word of the Lord came to me inquiring, “What do you see?”And I replied, “I see a boiling pot, its lip tilted from the north to the south.”read more.
Then the Lord said to me, “Disaster will be poured out from the north on all who live in the land. Indeed, I am about to summon all the clans and kingdoms of the north.”This is the Lord’s declaration. They will come, and each king will set up his throne
at the entrance to Jerusalem’s gates.
They will attack all her surrounding walls
and all the other cities of Judah. “I will pronounce My judgments against them for all the evil they did when they abandoned Me to burn incense to other gods and to worship the works of their own hands.
I looked and there was a whirlwind coming from the north, a great cloud with fire flashing back and forth and brilliant light all around it. In the center of the fire, there was a gleam like amber.
“Son of man, this is what the Lord God says to the land of Israel:An end! The end has come
on the four corners of the land. The end is now upon you;
I will send My anger against you
and judge you according to your ways.
I will punish you for all your detestable practices.
The Spirit then lifted me up and brought me to the eastern gate of the Lord’s house, which faces east, and at the gate’s entrance were 25 men. Among them I saw Jaazaniah son of Azzur, and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, leaders of the people.
People will stagger from sea to sea
and roam from north to east,
seeking the word of the Lord,
but they will not find it.
For as the lightning comes from the east and flashes as far as the west, so will be the coming of the Son of Man.
From Thematic Bible
Compasses » Carpenters
he outlines it with a stylus;
he shapes it with chisels
and outlines it with a compass.
He makes it according to a human likeness,
like a beautiful person,
to dwell in a temple.