Most Relevant Verses
Can a man hide himself in secret places where I cannot see him?”—the Lord’s declaration. “Do I not fill the heavens and the earth?”—the Lord’s declaration.
But will God indeed live on earth?
Even heaven, the highest heaven, cannot contain You,
much less this temple I have built.
The God who made the world and everything in it—He is Lord of heaven and earth and does not live in shrines made by hands.
He is before all things,
and by Him all things hold together.
For where two or three are gathered together in My name, I am there among them.”
For the High and Exalted One
who lives forever, whose name is Holy says this:
“I live in a high and holy place,
and with the oppressed and lowly of spirit,
to revive the spirit of the lowly
and revive the heart of the oppressed.
For the word of God is living and effective and sharper than any double-edged sword, penetrating as far as the separation of soul and spirit, joints and marrow. It is able to judge the ideas and thoughts of the heart.
Where can I go to escape Your Spirit?
Where can I flee from Your presence? If I go up to heaven, You are there;
if I make my bed in Sheol, You are there. If I live at the eastern horizon
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even there Your hand will lead me;
Your right hand will hold on to me.
This is what the Lord says:Heaven is My throne,
and earth is My footstool.
What house could you possibly build for Me?
And what place could be My home?
“Am I a God who is only near”—this is the Lord’s declaration—“and not a God who is far away? Can a man hide himself in secret places where I cannot see him?”—the Lord’s declaration. “Do I not fill the heavens and the earth?”—the Lord’s declaration.
Yahweh is exalted above all the nations,
His glory above the heavens. Who is like Yahweh our God—
the One enthroned on high, who stoops down to look
on the heavens and the earth?
But when you pray, go into your private room, shut your door, and pray to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.
I will instruct you and show you the way to go;
with My eye on you, I will give counsel.