The Beauty Of Nature
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"You are altogether beautiful, my darling, And there is no blemish in you.
For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what has been made, so that they are without excuse.
Let the favor of the Lord our God be upon us; And confirm for us the work of our hands; Yes, confirm the work of our hands.
The heavens are telling of the glory of God; And their expanse is declaring the work of His hands.
It is the glory of God to conceal a matter, But the glory of kings is to search out a matter.
For I know that nothing good dwells in me, that is, in my flesh; for the willing is present in me, but the doing of the good is not.
but let it be the hidden person of the heart, with the imperishable quality of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is precious in the sight of God.
but if a woman has long hair, it is a glory to her? For her hair is given to her for a covering.
Your adornment must not be merely external--braiding the hair, and wearing gold jewelry, or putting on dresses;
For, "ALL FLESH IS LIKE GRASS, AND ALL ITS GLORY LIKE THE FLOWER OF GRASS. THE GRASS WITHERS, AND THE FLOWER FALLS OFF,
and put on the new self, which in the likeness of God has been created in righteousness and holiness of the truth.
And a man who had been lame from his mother's womb was being carried along, whom they used to set down every day at the gate of the temple which is called Beautiful, in order to beg alms of those who were entering the temple.
"I am black but lovely, O daughters of Jerusalem, Like the tents of Kedar, Like the curtains of Solomon.
The earth is the LORD'S, and all it contains, The world, and those who dwell in it.
Do not desire her beauty in your heart, Nor let her capture you with her eyelids.
Then God said, "Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; and let them rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the sky and over the cattle and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."
O LORD, how many are Your works! In wisdom You have made them all; The earth is full of Your possessions.
And He is the radiance of His glory and the exact representation of His nature, and upholds all things by the word of His power When He had made purification of sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,
and I saw every work of God, I concluded that man cannot discover the work which has been done under the sun Even though man should seek laboriously, he will not discover; and though the wise man should say, "I know," he cannot discover.
Out of the ground the LORD God caused to grow every tree that is pleasing to the sight and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
"How beautiful you are, my darling, How beautiful you are! Your eyes are like doves."
"Either make the tree good and its fruit good, or make the tree bad and its fruit bad; for the tree is known by its fruit.
To grant those who mourn in Zion, Giving them a garland instead of ashes, The oil of gladness instead of mourning, The mantle of praise instead of a spirit of fainting So they will be called oaks of righteousness, The planting of the LORD, that He may be glorified.