Divine Power Over Nature

Most Relevant Verses

Matthew 14:20

And they all ate and were satisfied. And they picked up twelve [ small hand] baskets full of the broken pieces left over.

Matthew 14:25

And in the fourth watch [between 3:00 -- "6:00 a.m.] of the night, Jesus came to them, walking on the sea.

Matthew 17:27

However, in order not to give offense and cause them to stumble [that is, to cause them to judge unfavorably and unjustly] go down to the sea and throw in a hook. Take the first fish that comes up, and when you open its mouth you will find there a shekel. Take it and give it to them to pay the temple tax for Me and for yourself.

Matthew 21:19

And as He saw one single leafy fig tree above the roadside, He went to it but He found nothing but leaves on it [ seeing that in the fig tree the fruit appears at the same time as the leaves]. And He said to it, Never again shall fruit grow on you! And the fig tree withered up at once.

Mark 4:39

And He arose and rebuked the wind and said to the sea, Hush now! Be still (muzzled)! And the wind ceased ( sank to rest as if exhausted by its beating) and there was [immediately] a great calm ( a perfect peacefulness).

John 2:7

Jesus said to them, Fill the waterpots with water. So they filled them up to the brim.

Job 26:10

He has placed an enclosing limit [the horizon] upon the waters at the boundary between light and darkness.

Job 38:8

Or who shut up the sea with doors when it broke forth and issued out of the womb? -- "

Job 38:11

And said, Thus far shall you come and no farther; and here shall your proud waves be stayed?

Psalm 33:7

He gathers the waters of the sea as in a bottle; He puts the deeps in storage places.

Psalm 104:9

You have set a boundary [for the waters] which they may not pass over, that they turn not again to deluge the earth.

Proverbs 8:29

When He gave to the sea its limit and His decree that the waters should not transgress [across the boundaries set by] His command, when He appointed the foundations of the earth -- "

Jeremiah 5:22

Do you not fear and reverence Me? says the Lord. Do you not tremble before Me? I placed the sand for the boundary of the sea, a perpetual barrier beyond which it cannot pass and by an everlasting ordinance beyond which it cannot go? And though the waves of the sea toss and shake themselves, yet they cannot prevail [against the feeble grains of sand which God has ordained by nature to be sufficient for His purpose]; though [the billows] roar, yet they cannot pass over that [barrier]. [Is not such a God to be reverently feared and worshiped?]

Psalm 65:7

Who still the roaring of the seas, the roaring of their waves, and the tumult of the peoples,

Psalm 107:29

He hushes the storm to a calm and to a gentle whisper, so that the waves of the sea are still.

Matthew 8:26

And He said to them, Why are you timid and afraid, O you of little faith? Then He got up and rebuked the winds and the sea, and there was a great and wonderful calm ( a perfect peaceableness).

Proverbs 30:4

Who has ascended into heaven and descended? Who has gathered the wind in His fists? Who has bound the waters in His garment? Who has established all the ends of the earth? What is His name, and what is His Son's name, if you know?

Genesis 7:4

For in seven days I will cause it to rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights, and every living substance and thing that I have made I will destroy, blot out, and wipe away from the face of the earth.

Exodus 9:33

So Moses left the city and Pharaoh, and stretched forth his hands to the Lord; and the thunder and hail ceased, and rain was no longer poured upon the earth.

Deuteronomy 11:17

And the Lord's anger be kindled against you, and He shut up the heavens so that there will be no rain and the land will not yield its fruit, and you perish quickly off the good land which the Lord gives you.

Job 37:6

For He says to the snow, Fall on the earth; likewise He speaks to the showers and to the downpour of His mighty rains.

Jeremiah 10:13

When He utters His voice, there is a tumult of waters in the heavens, and He causes the vapors to ascend from the ends of the earth. He makes lightnings for the rain and brings forth the wind out from His treasuries and from His storehouses.