God Is Transcendent

Most Relevant Verses

2 Chronicles 2:6

But who can build a temple for him, since neither heaven nor the highest of the heavens can contain him? So who am I, that I should build a temple to him, except to burn incense in his presence?

Isaiah 55:8-9

For my thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways my ways," declares the LORD. "For just as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.

Isaiah 40:22

He's the one who sits above the disk of the earth, and its inhabitants are like grasshoppers. He's the one who stretches out the heavens like a curtain, and spreads them like a tent to live in,

Jeremiah 23:24

If a person hides himself in secret places, will I not see him?" declares the LORD. "I fill the heavens and the earth, do I not?" declares the LORD.

1 Kings 8:27

and yet, will God truly reside on earth? Look! Neither the sky nor the highest heaven can contain you! How much less this Temple that I have built!

1 Kings 2:6

So act consistently with your wisdom, and don't let him die as a peaceful old man.

Luke 2:14

"Glory to God in the highest, and peace on earth to people who enjoy his favor!"

Acts 7:49

""Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool. What kind of house can you build for me,' declares the Lord, "or what place is there in which I can rest?

Psalm 97:9

For you, LORD, are the Most High above all the earth; you are exalted high above all divine beings.

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