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Heb. xi. 6. HIS EXISTENCE.

GOD.

the majesty: for all that is in the
heaven and in the earth is thine;
thine is the kingdom, O LORD, and
thou art exalted as head above

all.

Job xii, 7-10. But ask now the
beasts, and they shall teach thee;
and the fowls of the air, and they
Neh. ix, 5, 32. . . . . . Stand up
shall tell thee: Or speak to the
earth, and it shall teach thee; and and bless the LORD your God for
the fishes of the sea shall declare ever and ever; and blessed be thy
unto thee. Who knoweth not inglorious name, which is exalted
all these that the hand of the above all blessing and praise.
LORD hath wrought this? In Our God, the great, the mighty,
whose hand is the soul of every and the terrible God. .....
living thing, and the breath of all

mankind.

Ps. xix, 1, 2. The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth his handywork. Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto night sheweth knowledge.

Ps. c, 3. Know ye that the LORD he is God: it is he that hath made ns, and not we ourselves: we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.

Rom. i, 20. For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse.

Heb. iil, 4. For every house is builded by some man; but he that built all things is God.

Ps. xiv, 1. The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt; they have done abominable works; there is none that doeth good. Pe. liii. 1.

Ps. xxxvi, 1. The transgression of the wicked saith within my heart, that there is no fear of God before his eyes.

Ps. liii, 1. The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God,

Job xiii, 11. Shall not his excel

lency make you afraid? and his
dread fall upon you?

Job xxxiii, 12. Behold, in this
thou art not just: I will answer
thee, that God is greater than
man.

Job xxxvii, 22..... With God
is terrible majesty.

Ps. xxix, 4. The voice of the
LORD is powerful; the voice of the
LORD is full of majesty.

is in the sanctuary: who is so
P8. Ixxvii, 13. Thy way, O God,
great a God as our God.

Ps. xcil, 8. But thou, LORD, art
most high for evermore.

Ps. xciii, 1. The LORD reigneth; he is clothed with majesty...

....

P3. xcv, 3. For the LORD is a great God, and a great King above all gods.

Ps. xcvii, 9. For thou, LORD, art
high above all the earth; thou art
exalted far above all gods.

Zion; and he is high above all
Ps. xcix, 2. The LORD is great in
people.

soul. O LORD my God, thou art
Ps. civ, 1. Bless the LORD, O my
very great; thou art clothed with
honour and majesty.

Isa. xii, 6. Cry out and shout,
thou inhabitant of Zion: for great

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2 Cor. xi, 31. The God and which is blessed for evermore, Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,

knoweth that I lie not.

1 Tim. i, 11, 17. According to the glorious gospel of the blessed God, which was committed to my trust. Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honour and glory for ever and ever. Amen.

1 Tim. vi, 15, 16. . . . Who is the blessed and only Potentate, lords; the King of kings, and Lord of Who only hath immortality.

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HIS UNITY AND INCOM-
PARABILITY.

Exod. viii, 10. And he said, Tomorrow. And he said. Be it

Corrupt are they, and have done is the Holy One of Israel in the/ according to thy word; that thou

abominable iniquity: there is none
that doeth good. Pa.xiv.l.

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midst of thee.

Isa. xxiv, 14. They shall lift up their voice, they shall sing for the majesty of the LORD.....

Isa. xxxiii, 5. The LORD is exalted; for he dwelleth on high: he hath filled Zion with judgment and righteousness.

Jer. xxxii, 18..... The Great, the Mighty God, the LORD of hosts, is his name.

Jude 25. To the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty,

mayest know that there is none like unto the LORD our God.

Exod. ix, 14. For I will at this time send all my plagues upon thine heart, and upon thy servants, and upon thy people; that thou mayest know that there is

none like me in all the earth.

Exod. xv, 11. Who is like unto thee, O LORD, among the gods? who is like thee, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?

Exod. xx, 3. Thou shalt have no other gods before me.

Deut. iv, 12, 35, 36, 39. And the LORD spake unto you out of the midst of the fire: ye heard the voice of the words, but saw no similitude; only ye heard a voice. Unto thee it was shewed, that thou mightest know that the LORD he is God; there is none else beside him. Out of heaven he made

thee to hear his voice, that he might instruct thee; and upon earth he showed thee his great fire, and thou heardest his words out of the midst of the fire. Know therefore this day, and consider it in thine heart, that the LORD he is God in heaven above, and upon the earth beneath; there is none else.

Deut. v, 7. Thou shalt have none other gods before me.

Deut. vi, 4. Hear, O Israel; The LORD our God is one LORD.

Deut. xxxii, 39. 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.

Deut. xxxili, 26. There is none like unto the God of Jeshurun, cho rideth upon the heaven in thy help, and in his excellency on the sky.

1 Sam. ii, 2. There is none holy as the LORD: for there is none besides thee; neither is there any rock like our God.

2 Sam. vii, 22. Wherefore thou art great, O LORD God; for there is none like thee, neither is there any God besides thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears. Chron. xvii. 20. 2 Sam. xxli, 32. For who is God, save the LORD? and who is a rock, save our God? Ps. xviii. 31.

1 Kings vili, 23, 60. And he said, LORD God of Israel, there is no God like thee, in heaven above, or on earth beneath.... That all the people of the earth may know that the LORD is God, and that there is none else. 2 Chron. Vi.

2 Kings v, 15. And he returned to the man of God, he and all his

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our ears.

to all that we have heard with f 2 Sam. vii. 22. Neh. ix, 6. Thou, even thou, art LORD alone.

say, LORD, who is like unto thee, P3. XXXV, 10. All my bones shall which deliverest the poor.

Ps. lxxxiil, 18. That men may alone is JEHOVAH, art the most know that thou, whose name high over all the earth.

Ps. lxxxvi, 8, 10. Among the gods there is none like unto thee; O Lord; neither are there any works like unto thy works. For thou art great, and doest wondrous things: thou art God alone.

Ps. lxxxix, 6. For who in the heaven can be compared unto the LORD? who among the sons of the mighty can be likened unto the LORD?

P3. cxxxv, 4, 5. For the LORD hath chosen Jacob unto himself, and Israel for his peculiar treasure. For I know that the LORD is great, and that our Lord is above all gods.

Ps. cxlviii, 13. Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory is above the earth and heaven.

Isa. xxvi, 13. O LORD our God, other lords besides thee have had dominion over us; but by thee only will we make mention of thy

name.

Isa. xxxvii, 16, 20. O LORD of hosts, God of Israel, that dwellest between the cherubims, thou art the God, even thou alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast made heaven and earth. Now therefore, O LORD our God, save

kingdoms of the earth may know us from his hand, that all the that thou art the LORD, even thou only. 2 Kings xix. 15, 20.

Isa. xl, 18. To whom then will

ye liken God? or what likeness will ye compare unto him? 2

Isa. xliii, 10-13, 15. Ye are my witnesses, saith the LORD, and my servant whom I have chosen; that ye may know and believe me,

the first, and I am the last; and besides me there is no God. And

who, as I, shall call, and shall declare it, and set it in order for coming, and shall come, let them me, since I appointed the ancient people? and the things that are shew unto them. Fear ye not, neither be afraid: have I not told clared it? ye are even my witthee from that time, and have de

nesses. Is there a God besides me? yea, there is no God; I know not any.

Isa. xlv, 5, 6, 18-22. I am the LORD, and there is none else; there is no God beside me: ... That they may know from the rising of the sun, and from the west, that there is none beside me. I am the LORD, and there is none else. For thus saith the LORD that created the heavens, God made it; he hath established it, he himself that formed the earth, and created it not in vain, he formed it and there is none else. Assemble to be inhabited: I am the LORD; yourselves and come; draw near together, ye that are escaped of the nations: they have no knowledge that set up the wood of their graven image, and pray unto a god that cannot save. Tell ye, and bring them near; yea, let them take counsel together: who hath declared this from ancient time? who hath told it from that time? have not I the LORD? and there is no God else besides me; a just God and a Saviour; there is none besides me. Look unto me, and be ye saved, all the ends of the earth; for I am God, and there is none else.

Isa. xlvi, 9. Remember the forand there is none else; I am God, mer things of old: for I am God, and there is none like me. ver. 5.

Jer. x, 6-8, 10. Forasmuch as

there is none like unto thee, O LORD; thou art great, and thy

Who name is great in might. would not fear thee, O King of nations? for to thee doth it appertain: forasmuch as among all the wise men of the nations, none like unto thee.

company, and came and stood be- and understand that I am he: be- and in all their kingdoms, there is

fure him: and he said, Behold, now I know that there is no God in all the earth, but in Israel. . . . + 2 Kings xix, 15. And Hezekiah prayed before the LORD, and said, O LORD God of Israel, which dwellest between the cherubim, thou art the God, even thou alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast made heaven and earth... 20. Ps.xcvi. 5. 1 Chron. xvi, 28. For all the gods of the people are idols; but the LORD made the heavens.

1 Chron. xvii, 20. O LORD, there is none like thee, neither is there any God beside thee, according

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fore me there was no God formed, neither shall there be after me. I, even I, am the LORD; and be sides me there is no saviour. have declared, and have saved, and I have shewed, when there was no strange god among you: therefore ye are my witnesses, saith the LORD, that I am God. Yea, before the day was, I am he; and there is none that can deliver out of my hand: I will work, and who shall let it? I am the LORD, your Holy One, the Creator of Israel, your King.

Isa. xliv, 6-8. Thus saith the LORD, the king of Israel, and his Redeemer the LORD of hosts; I am

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But they the stock is a doctrine of vanities. are altogether brutish and foolish: But the LORD is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting King: at his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not be able to abide his indignation.

Hosea xii, 4. Yet I am the LORD thy God from the land of Egypt, and thou shalt know no god but me: for there is no saviour beside me.

Joel ii, 27. And ye shall know that I am in the midst of Israel, and that I am the LORD your

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x. 18. Luke heaven.

xviii. 19.

Rom. 30.

29, 32. And Jesus anMark xiin. The first of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord: And the scribe said unto him, Well, Master, thou hast said the truth: for there is one God; and there is none other but he.

John xvii, 3. And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.

1 Cor. viii, 6. But to us there is but one God, the Father, of whom Rom. Xvi, are all things, and we in him; and one Lord Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we by him. Gal. iii, 20. Now a mediator is

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Res, XV. 3,

not a mediator of one; but God is

one.

P. lxxix, 9. Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of thy

name......

Ps. civ, 31. The glory of the LORD shall endure for ever: the LORD shall rejoice in his works.

P3. cxiii, 4. The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory

above the heavens.

Ps. cxxxviii, 5. Yea, they shall sing in the ways of the LORD: for great is the glory of the LORD.

Isa. vi, 3. And one cried unto another, and said, Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of hosts: the whole earth is full of his glory.

Isa. XXXV, 2. ..... They shall see the glory of the LORD, and the excellency of our God.

Isa. xl, 5. And the glory of the LORD shall be revealed, and all flesh shall see it together: for the mouth of the LORD hath spoken it.

Isa. lx, 1. Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee.

Hab. ii, 14. For the earth shall be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the LORD, as the

waters cover the sea. Hab. iii, 3...

His glory covered the heavens, and the

earth was full of his praise.

Zech. ii, 5. For I, saith the LORD, Eph. iv, 6. One God and Father of all, who is above all, and will be unto her a wall of fire round about, and will be the glory through all, and in you all. in the midst of her.

1 Tim. ii, 5. For there is one

God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus.

James ii, 19. Thou believest that there is one God; thou doest well: the devils also believe, and

tremble.

James iv, 12. There is one lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy: who art thou that judgest another?

HIS GLORY.

Exod. xv, 1. Then sang Moses and the children of Israel this song unto the LORD, and spake, saying, I will sing unto the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously:

the horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea.

Exod. xxxiii, 18. And he said, I beseech thee, shew me thy glory.

Deut. v, 24. And ye said, Behold,

the LORD our God hath shewed us his glory and his greatness.

Ps. viii, 1. O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! who hath set thy glory above the heavens.

Ps. Ixxii, 19. And blessed be his glorious name for ever: and let the whole earth be filled with his glory. Amen, and Amen.

Luke ii, 9. And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the

glory of the Lord shone round about them; and they were sore afraid.

of the Holy Ghost, looked up Acts vil, 55. But he, being full stedfastly into heaven, and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing on the right hand of God.

Rev. xv. 8. And the temple was filled with smoke from the glory of God, and from his power.

II.

HIS ATTRIBUTES.
NATURAL ATTRIBUTES.

HIS SPIRITUALITY AND INVISIBILITY.

Exod. xxxiii, 20. And he said, Thou canst not see my face: for there shall no man see me,and live. Job ix, 11. Lo, he goeth by me, and I see him not: he passeth on also, but I perceive him not.

Job xxiii, 3, 8-10. Oh that I knew where I might find him! that I might come even to his seat! Behold, I go forward, but he is not there; and backward, but I cannot perceive him: On the left hand, where he doth work, but I cannot behold him; he hid eth himself on the right hand, that I cannot see him. But he

knoweth the way that I take when he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold.

Job xxvi, 9. He holdeth back the face of his throne, and spreadoth his cloud upon it.

Isa. xl, 18. To whom then will ye liken God? or what likeness will ye compare unto him?

John 1, 18. No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him.

John iv, 24. God 13 a Spirit: and

they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.

John v, 37. And the Father himself, which hath sent me, hath borne witness of me. Ye have neither heard his voice at any time, nor seen his shape.

John vi, 46. Not that any man hath seen the Father, save he which is of God, he hath seen the Father.

Rom. 1, 20. For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are

made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse.

Col. i, 15. Who is the image of the invisible God, the first-born of every creature.

1 Tim. i. 17. Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honour and glory for ever and ever. Amen.

1 Tim. vi, 16. Who only hath immortality, dwelling in the light which no man can approach unto; see. . . . . whom no man hath seen, nor can

Egypt, not fearing the wrath of Heb. xi, 27. By faith he forsook the king: for he endured, as seeing him who is invisible.

1 John iv, 12. No man hath seen God at any time. . . . .

IIIS ETERNITY.

Exod. iii, 14, 15. And God said unto Moses, I AM THAT I AM...

AndGodsaidmoreover unto Moses, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, hath sent me unto you: this is my name for ever, and this is my memorial unto all generations.

Deut. xxxii, 40. For I lift up my hand to heaven, and say, I live for ever.

Deut. xxxiii, 27. The eternal

God is thy refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms. . . . .

Job xxxvi, 26. Behold, God is great, and we know him not,

neither can the number of his mainest for ever; thy throne from darkness pavilions round about years be searched out.

Ps. ix, 7. But the LORD shall endure for ever: he hath prepared his throne for judgment.

P3. XC, 1, 2. LORD, thou hast been our dwelling-place in all generations.

Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God.

P. xciii, 2. Thy throne is established of old; thou art from everlasting.

Ps. cil, 12, 24-27. But thou, O LORD, shalt endure for ever, and thy remembrance unto all generations. I said, O my God, take me not away in the midst of my days; thy years are throughout all generations. Of old hast thou laid the foundation of the earth; and the heavens are the work of thy hands. They shall perish, but thou shalt endure; yea, all of them shall wax old like a garment: as a vesture shalt thou change them, and they shall be changed: But thou art the same, and thy years shall have no end.

Ps. civ, 31. The glory of the LORD shall endure for ever: the LORD shall rejoice in his works.

Ps. cxxxv, 13. Thy name, O LORD, endureth for ever; and thy memorial, O LORD, throughout all generations.

Ps. cxlv, 13. Thy kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and thy dominion endureth throughout all generations.

Ps. cxlvi, 10. The LORD shall reign for ever, even thy God, O Zion, unto all generations. Praise

ye the LORD.

Isa. xxvi, 4. LORD for ever: JEHOVAH strength.

Trust ye in the for in the LORD is everlasting

18a. xli, 4. Who hath wrought and done it, calling the generations from the beginning? I the LORD, the first, and with the last; I am he.

Isa. xlviii, 12. Hearken unto me, O Jacob and Israel, my called: I am be; I am the first, I also am the last.

Isa. Ivii, 15. For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name is Holy... Isa. lxili, 16. Doubtless thou art our Father, though Abraham be ignorant of us, and Israel acknowledge us not: thou, O LORD, art our Father, our Redeemer; thy name is from everlasting.

Jer. x. 10. But the LORD is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting King.

Lam. v, 19. Thou, O LORD, re

generation to generation.

Daniel iv, 3, 34. How great are his signs! and how mighty are his wonders! his kingdom is an his everlasting kingdom, and dominion is from generation to generation. And at the end of the days I Nebuchadnezzar lifted up mine eyes unto heaven, and mine understanding returned unto

me, and I blessed the most High, and I praised and honoured him that liveth for ever, whose dominion is an everlasting dominion, and his kingdom is from genera tion to generation.

Dan. vi, 26. I make a decree, That in every dominion of my kingdom men tremble and fear before the God of Daniel; for he is the living God, and stedfast for ever, and his kingdom that which shall not be destroyed, and his dominion shall be even unto the end.

Daniel vii, 27. And the kingdom and dominion, and the greatness of the kingdom under the whole heaven, shall be given to the people of the saints of the most High, whose kingdom is an everlasting kingdom,and all dominions shall serve and obey him.

Hab. i, 12. Art thou not from everlasting, O LORD my God, mine Holy One?

Hab. iii, 6. He stood, and measured the earth: he beheld, and drove asunder the nations; and the everlasting mountains were scattered, the perpetual hills did bow: his ways are everlasting.

Rom. 1, 20. For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead. . . . . . .

2 Peter iii, 8. But, beloved, be not ignorant of this one thing, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.

Rev. 1, 4, 8. John to the seven churches which are in Asia: from him which is, and which Grace be unto you, and peace, was, and which is to come; and from the seven Spirits which are before his throne. I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.

HIS INFINITUDE AND INCOMPREHENSIBILITY. Exod. iii, 14. . . . . And he said, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, I AM hath sent me unto you.

2 Sam. xxii, 12. And he made

him, dark waters, and thick clouds of the skies.

ness.

1 Kings viii, 12, 27. Then spake Solomon, The LORD said that he would dwell in the thick darkBut will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, the heaven, and heaven of heavens, cannot contain thee; how much less this house that I have builded.

2 Chron. ii, 6. But who is able to build him an house, seeing the heaven, and heaven of heavens, cannot contain him? who am I then, that I should build him art house, save only to burn sacrifice before him?

2 Chron. vi, 1. Then said Solomon, The LORD hath said that he would dwell in the thick darkness.

Job v, 9. Which doeth great things and unsearchable; marvellous things without number.

Job xi, 7-9. Canst thou by searching find out God? canst thou find out the Almighty unto perfection? It is as high as hea ven; what canst thou do? deeper than hell; what canst thou know? The measure thereof is longer than the earth, and broader than the sea.

Job xxvi, 14. Lo, these are parts of his ways: but how little a portion is heard of him? but the thunder of his power who can understand?

great, and we know him not. . . . Job xxxvi, 26. Behold, God is

Job xxxvii. 5, 23. God thundereth marvellously with his voice: great things doeth he, which we cannot comprehend. Touching the Almighty, we cannot find him out: he is excellent in power, and in judgment, and in plenty of Justice: he will not afflict.

Ps. xviil, 11. He made darkness his secret place; his pavilion round about him were dark waters and thick clouds of the skies.

Ps. lxxvil, 19. Thy way is in the sea, and thy path in the great known. waters, and thy footsteps are not

P8. xcvil, 2. Clouds and darkeousness and judgment are the ness are round about him: righthabitation of his throne.

Ps. civ, 2, 3. Who coverest thyself with light as with a garment; who stretchest out the Who heavens like a curtain; layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters; who maketh the clouds his chariot; who walketh upon the wings of the wind.

P3. cxlv, 3. Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; and his greatness is unsearchable.

Eccles. ii, 11. He hath made [ Lord? or who hath been his coun-I HOVAH was I not known every thing beautiful in his time: also he hath set the world in their

heart; so that no man can find out the work that God maketh from the beginning to the end.

Isa. xl, 12-17. Who hath measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and meted out heaven with the span, and comprehended the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales, and the hills in a balance? Who hath directed the Spirit of the LORD, or, being his counsellor, hath taught him? With whom took he counsel, and who instructed him, and taught him in the path of judgment, and taught him knowledge,and shewed to him the way of understanding? Behold, the nations are as a drop of a bucket, and are counted as the small dust of the balance: behold, he taketh up the isles as a very little thing. And Lebanon is not sufficient to burn, nor the beasts thereof sufficient for a burntoffering. All nations before him are as nothing; and they are counted to him less than nothing, and vanity.

Isa. xlv, 7, 11, 15, 19. I form the light, and create darkness; I make peace, and create evil: I the LORD do all these things. Thus saith the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker, Ask me of things to come concerning my sons, and concerning the work of my hands command ye me. Verily thou art a God that bidest thyself, O God of Israel, the Saviour. I have not spoken in secret, in a dark place of the earth: I said not unto the

sellor.

The fulness

Eph. i. 23.
of him [Christ] that filleth all in

all.

HIS OMNIPRESENCE.
(See under Previous Head.)
Gen. xvi, 13. And she called the
name of the LORD that spake unto
her. Thou God seest me: for she
said, Have I also here looked
after him that seeth me?

1 Kings viii, 27. But will God
indeed dwell on the earth? Be-
hold, the heaven, and the heaven
of heavens, cannot contain thee;
how much less this house that I
have builded.

them.

to

Deut. iii, 24. O Lord God, thou hast begun to shew thy servant thy greatness, and thy mighty hand: for what God is there in heaven or in earth that can do according to thy works, and according to thy might?

Neither

Deut. xxxii, 39. is there any that can deliver out of my hand.

2 Sam. xxii, 33. God is my strength and power, and he maketh my way perfect.

1 Chron. xvi, 27. Glory and honour are in his presence; strength and gladness are in his place.

1 Chron. xxix, 11, 12. Thine, O LORD, is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty: for all that is in the heaven and in the earth is thine; thine is the king

Ps. cxxxix, 1-12. O LORD, thou hast searched me, and known me. Thou knowest my down-sitting and mine up-rising, thou understandest my thought afar off. Thou compassest my path, and my lying down, and art acquain-dom, O LORD, and thou art exalted as head above all. Both riches ted with all my ways. For there and honour come of thee, and thou is not a word in my tongue, but, reignest over all; and in thine lo, O LORD, thou knowest it alto-hand is power and might; and in gether. Thou hast beset me be- thine hand it is to make great, and hind and before, and laid thine to give strength unto all. hand upon me. Such knowledge is too wonderful for me; it is high, I cannot attain unto it. Whither shall I go from thy Spirit? or whither shall I flee from thy presence? If I ascend up into heaven, thou art there; if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou art there. If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell in the uttermost parts

of the sea; Even there shall thy
hand lead me, and thy right hand
shall hold me. If I say, Surely
the darkness shall cover me; even
the night shall be light about me.

2 Chron. xx, 6. And said, O LORD God of our fathers, art not thou God in heaven? and rulest not thou over all the kingdoms of the heathen? and in thine hand is there not power and might, so that none is able to withstand thee?

Job ix, 4, 12, 13, 19. He is wise in heart, and mighty in strength: who hath hardened himself against him, and hath prospered? Behold, he taketh away, who can hinder him? who will say unto him, What

seed of Jacob, Seek ye me in vain: Yea, the darkness hideth not from doest thou? If God will not with

I the LORD speak righteousness, I declare things that are right.

Isa. lxvi, 1. Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where is the house that ye build unto me? and where is the place of my rest?

Nahum i, 3... The LORD hath his way in the whirlwind and in the storm, and the clouds are the dust of his feet.

Hab. iil, 3, 10. God came from Teman, and the Holy One from mount Paran. Selah. His glory covered the heavens, and the earth was full of his praise. The mountains saw thee, and they trembled: the overflowing of the water passed by: the deep uttered his voice, and lifted up his hands on high.

Rom. xi, 33, 34. O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out! For who hath known the mind of the

thee; but the night shineth as the
day: the darkness and the light
are both alike to thee.

Jer. xxili, 23, 24. Am I a God at
hand, saith the LORD, and not a

God afar off? Can any hide him

self in secret places that I shall

not see him? saith the LORD: do
not I fill heaven and earth? saith
the LORD.

Acts xvii, 27, 28. That they should
seek the Lord, if haply they might
feel after him, and find him,
though he be not far from every
For in him we live
one of us.
and move and have our being...

HIS OMNIPOTENCE.
Gen. xvii, 1. And when Abram
was ninety years old and nine,
the LORD appeared to Abram, and
said unto him, I am the Almighty
God: walk before me, and be thou
perfect.

Exod. vi, 3. And I appeared
unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and
unto Jacob, by the name of God
Amighty; but by my name JE-

draw his anger, the proud helpers do stoop under him. If I speak of strength, lo, he is strong; and if of judgment, who shall set me a time to plead?

Job xi, 10. If he cut off, and shut up, or gather together, then who

can hinder him?

Job xii, 14. Behold, he breaketh down, and it cannot be built again; he shutteth up a man, and there can be no opening.

Job xxv, 2. Dominion and fear are with him; he maketh peace in his high places.

Job xxvii, 22. For God shall cast upon him, and not spare: he would fain flee out of his hand.

Job xxxiii, 13. Why dost thou strive against him? for he giveth not account of any of his matters.

Job xxxiv, 29. When he giveth quietness, who then can make trouble? and when he hideth his face, who then can behold him? whether it be done against a nation, or against a man only.

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