God's Ways Beyond Human Understanding
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“For My thoughts are not your thoughts,
and your ways are not My ways.”
This is the Lord’s declaration. “For as heaven is higher than earth,
so My ways are higher than your ways,
and My thoughts than your thoughts.
Yes, God is exalted beyond our knowledge;
the number of His years cannot be counted.
The hidden things belong to the Lord our God, but the revealed things belong to us and our children forever, so that we may follow all the words of this law.
Look, God shows Himself exalted by His power.
Who is a teacher like Him? Who has appointed His way for Him,
and who has declared, “You have done wrong”?
For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.Lord, You have searched me and known me. You know when I sit down and when I stand up;
You understand my thoughts from far away. You observe my travels and my rest;
You are aware of all my ways.read more.
Before a word is on my tongue,
You know all about it, Lord. You have encircled me;
You have placed Your hand on me. This extraordinary knowledge is beyond me.
It is lofty; I am unable to reach it.
It is the glory of God to conceal a matter
and the glory of kings to investigate a matter.
Do you not know?
Have you not heard?
Yahweh is the everlasting God,
the Creator of the whole earth.
He never grows faint or weary;
there is no limit to His understanding.
Oh, the depth of the riches
both of the wisdom and the knowledge of God!
How unsearchable His judgments
and untraceable His ways! For who has known the mind of the Lord?
Or who has been His counselor?
For who among men knows the thoughts of a man except the spirit of the man that is in him? In the same way, no one knows the thoughts of God except the Spirit of God.
Forwho has known the Lord’s mind,
that he may instruct Him?But we have the mind of Christ.
He has made everything appropriate in its time. He has also put eternity in their hearts, but man cannot discover the work God has done from beginning to end.