Sun Moon And Stars Before God

Most Relevant Verses

Genesis 1:16

And God made the two great lights -- "the greater light (the sun) to rule the day and the lesser light (the moon) to rule the night. He also made the stars.

Genesis 1:15

And let them be lights in the expanse of the sky to give light upon the earth. And it was so.

Jeremiah 31:35

Thus says the Lord, Who gives the sun for a light by day and the fixed order of the moon and of the stars for a light by night, Who stirs up the sea's roaring billows or stills the waves when they roar -- "the Lord of hosts is His name:

Genesis 1:14-16

And God said, Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night, and let them be signs and tokens [of God's provident care], and [to mark] seasons, days, and years, And let them be lights in the expanse of the sky to give light upon the earth. And it was so. And God made the two great lights -- "the greater light (the sun) to rule the day and the lesser light (the moon) to rule the night. He also made the stars.

Psalm 136:7-9

To Him Who made the great lights, for His mercy and loving-kindness endure forever -- " The sun to rule over the day, for His mercy and loving-kindness endure forever; The moon and stars to rule by night, for His mercy and loving-kindness endure forever;

Amos 5:8

Seek Him Who made the [cluster of stars called] Pleiades and [the constellation] Orion, Who turns the shadow of death or deep darkness into the morning and darkens the day into night, Who calls for the waters of the sea and pours them out upon the face of the earth -- "the Lord is His name -- "

Job 9:9

Who made [the constellations] the Bear, Orion, and the [loose cluster] Pleiades, and the [vast starry] spaces of the south;

Psalm 19:4

Yet their voice [in evidence] goes out through all the earth, their sayings to the end of the world. Of the heavens has God made a tent for the sun,

Job 25:5

Behold, even the moon has no brightness [compared to God's glory] and the stars are not pure in His sight -- "

Psalm 148:3

Praise Him, sun and moon, praise Him, all you stars of light!

Psalm 72:5

So that they may revere and fear You while the sun and moon endure, throughout all generations.

Psalm 72:7

In His [Christ's] days shall the [uncompromisingly] righteous flourish and peace abound till there is a moon no longer.