Look down from your holy habitation in heaven and bless your people Israel and the land that you have given us, just as you promised our ancestors a land flowing with milk and honey.'"
In mounting terror, he cried out, "How scary this place is! This is nothing less than God's house and the gateway to heaven!"
2 Chronicles 6:21
Listen to the requests from your servant and from your people Israel as they pray in this direction, and listen from the place where you reside from heaven! then hear and forgive.
It uttered blasphemies against God, against his name, and against his residence, that is, against those who are living in heaven.
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!
2 Chronicles 6:18
and yet, will God truly reside on earth with human beings? Look! Neither the sky nor the highest heaven can contain you! How much less this Temple that I have built!
Who is like the LORD our God, enthroned on high, yet stooping low to observe the sky and the earth?