God Is Transcendent

Most Relevant Verses

2 Chronicles 2:6

But who is able to build him a house, seeing the heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain him? who am I then, that I should build him a house, except only to burn sacrifices before him?

Isaiah 55:8-9

For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, says the LORD. For 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

It is he that sits upon the circle of the earth, and its inhabitants are as grasshoppers; that stretches out the heavens as a curtain, and spreads them out as a tent to dwell in:

1 Kings 8:27

But will God indeed dwell on the earth? behold, the heaven and heaven of heavens cannot contain you; how much less this house that I have built?

1 Kings 2:6

Do therefore according to your wisdom, and let not his gray head go down to the grave in peace.

Luke 2:14

Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.

Acts 7:49

Heaven is my throne, and earth is my footstool: what house will you build me? says the Lord: or what is the place of my rest?

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