The Palace of the Great King: Or, The Power, Wisdom and Goodness of God, Illustrated in the Multiplicity and Variety of His Works

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C. Scribner, 1859 - Natural theology - 408 pages
 

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Page 375 - He causeth the grass to grow for the cattle, and herb for the service of man: that he may bring forth food out of the earth; And wine that maketh glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread which strengtheneth man's heart.
Page 368 - He looketh on the earth, and it trembleth: he toucheth the hills, and they smoke. I will sing unto the LORD as long as I live: I will sing praise to my God while I have my being. My meditation of him shall be sweet: I will be glad in the LORD.
Page 368 - And he rode upon a cherub, and did fly: yea, he did fly upon the wings of the wind.
Page 331 - Many, O Lord my God, are thy wonderful works which thou hast done, and thy thoughts which are to us-ward: they cannot be reckoned up in order unto thee: if I would declare and speak of them, they are more than can be numbered.
Page 247 - Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord ; and there are diversities of operations, but it is the same God which worketh all in all.
Page 29 - All the rivers run into the sea; yet the sea is not full; unto the place from whence the rivers come, thither they return again.
Page 387 - They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters ; These see the works of the Lord, and his wonders in the deep.
Page 371 - Thou coveredst it with the deep as with a garment: The waters stood above the mountains. At thy rebuke they fled; At the voice of thy thunder they hasted away. They go up by the mountains; They go down by the valleys Unto the place which thou hast founded for them. Thou hast set a bound that they may not pass over; That they turn not again to cover the earth.
Page 369 - See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal. Neither is there any that can deliver out of my hand : for I lift up my hand to heaven ; and say, I live for ever.
Page 376 - O LORD, how manifold are thy works ! In wisdom hast THOU made them all : The earth is full of thy riches. So is this great and wide sea, Wherein are things creeping innumerable, Both small and great beasts.

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