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neither can the number of his ( mainest for ever; thy throne froin darkness pavillons round about years be searched out. generation to generation,

him, dark waters, and thick Ps. ix, 7. But the LORD shall en- Daniel iv, 3, 34. How great are clouds of the skies. dure for ever: he hath prepared his signs! and how mighty, are 1 Kings viii, 12, 27. Then spake his throne for judgment.

his wonders! his kingdom is an Solomon, The LORD said that he

his would dwell in the thick darkPs. xc, 1, 2. LORD, thou hast everlasting kingdom, and

But will God indeed dwell been our dwelling-place in all dominion is from generation to ness.

generation. And at the end of on the earth? Behold, the heaven, generations. Before the moun

the days I Nebuchadnezzar lifted and heaven of heavens, cannot tains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and up mine eyes unto heaven, and contain thee; how much less this the world, even from everlasting

mine understanding returned unto house that I have builded.

me, and I blessed the most High, to everlasting, thou art God. and I praised and honoured him to build him an house, seeing the

2 Chron. 11, 6. But who is able Ps. xciii, 2. Thy throne is estab- that liveth for ever, whose do heaven, and heaven of heavens, lished of old; thou art from ever- minion is an everlasting dominion, cannot contain him? who am I lasting

and his kingdom is from genera- then, that I should build him an Ps. cil, 12, 24-27. But thou, otion to generation.

house, save only to burn sacrifice LORD, shalt endure for ever, and Dan. vi, 26. I make a decree, before him? thy remembrance unto all gener. That in every dominion of my ations. I said, O my God, take kingdom men tremble and fear mon, The LORD hath said that

2 Chron. vi, 1. Then said Solome not away in the midst of my before the God of Daniel; for he he would dwell in the thick darkdays: thy years are throughout is the living God, and stedfast for ness. all generations. Of old hast thou ever, and his kingdom that which laid the foundation of the earth; I shall not be destroyed, and his

Job v, 9. Which doeth great and the heavens are the work of dominion shall de even' unto the things and unsearchable; marvelthy hands. They shall perish, end.

lous things without number. but thou shalt endure; yea, all of Dantel vil, 27. And the kingdom

Job xi, 7-9. Canst thou by them shall wax old like a garment: and dominion, and the greatness searching find out God? canst as a vesture shalt thou change of the kingdom under the whole thou find out the Almighty unto them, and they shall be changed: heaven, slill be given to the perfection? It is as high as heaBut thou art the same, and thy people of the saints of the most ven; what canst thou do? deeper years shall have no end. High, whose kingdom is an ever

than hell; what canst thou know? Ps. civ, 31. The glory of the lasting kingdom and all dominions The measure thereof is longer Lord shall endure for ever: the shall serve and obey him.

than the earth, and broader than LORD shall rejoice in his works. Hab. i, 12. Art thou not from

the sea. P3. CXXXV, 13. Thy name, O LORD, everlasting, O LORD my God, mine

Job xxvi, 14. Lo, these are parts endureth for ever; and thy me- Holy One?

of his ways: but how little a pormorial, O LORD, throughout all

tion is heard of him? but the

Hab. iil, 6. He stood, and meas- thunder of his power who can generations.

ured the earth: Le beheld, and understand? Ps. cxlv, 13. Thy kingdom is drove asunder the nations; and an everlasting kingdom, and thy the everlasting mountains were great, and we know him not. ...

Job xxxvi, 26. Behold, God is dominion endureth throughout scattered, the perpetual hills did all generations. bow: his ways are everlasting.

Job xxxvii, 5, 23. God thunderPs. cxlvi, 10. The LORD shall

eth marvellously with his voice: reign for ever, even thy God, O

Rom. 1, 20. For the invisible great things doeth he, which we Zion, unto all generations. Praise things of him from the creation of cannot comprehend. Touching ye the LORD.

the world are clearly seen, being the Almighty, we cannot find

understood by the things that are him out: he is excellent in power, Isa. xxvi, 4. Trust ye in the made, eren his eternal power and and in judgment, and in plenty of LORD for ever: for in the LORD Godhead. ...... JEHOVAH is everlasting

justice: he will not afflict. strength.

2 Peter iii, 8. But, beloved, be Ps. xviii, 11. He made darkness Isa. xli, 4. Who hath wrought that one day is with the Lord as round about him not ignorant of this one thing, his secret place; his pavilion

were dark and done it, calling the genera- a thousand years, and a thousand waters and thick clouds of the tions from the beginning? I the years as one day.

skies. LORD, the first, and with the last; I am he.

Rev. 1, 4, 8. John to the seven Ps. Ixxvii, 19. Thy way is in the

churches which Isa. xlviil, 12. Hearken unto Grace be unto you, and peace, waters, and thy footsteps are not

are in Asia: sea, and thy path in the great me, O Jacob'and Israel, my called: from him which is, and which known. I am he; I am the first, I also am

was, and which is to come; and the last. from the seven Spirits which are

P8. xoril, 2. Clouds and darkIsa. Ivii, 15. For thus saith the before his throne. I am Alpha eousness and judgment are the

ness are round about him: righthigh and lofty One that inhabiteth and Omega, the beginning and habitation of his throne. eternity, whose name is Holy... the ending, salth the Lord, which

Isa. Ixlii, 16. Doubtless thou art is, and which was, and which is Ps. civ, 2, 3. Who coverest thyour Father, though Abraham be to come, the Almighty.

self with light as with a garignorant of us, and Israel acknow

ment; who stretchest out the ledge us not: thou, O LORD, art


heavens like a curtain; our Father, our Redeemer, thy

layeth the beams of his chambers

INCOMPREHENSIBILITY. name is from everlasting.

in the waters who maketh tho

Exod. lii, 14. .... And he said, clouds his chariot; who walketh Jer. x. 10. But the LORD is the Thus shalt thou say unto the child upon the wings of the wind. true God, he is the living God, and dren of Israel, I AM hath sent Ps. cxlv, 8. Great is the LORD, an everlasting King. me unto you.

and greatly to be praised; and his Lam. V, 19. Thou, O LORD, re- 2 Sam. xxII, 12. And he made greatness is unsearchable.

Eccles. ili, 11. He hath made Lord? or who bath been his coun- HOVAH was I not known to every thing beautiful in his time: sellor.

them. also he hath set the world in their

Εph. 1, 23.

The fulness Deut. iii, 24. O Lord God, thou heart; so that no man can find out of him (Christ] that illeth all in hast begun to shew thy servant the work that God maketh from all.

thy greatness, and thy mighty the beginning to the end.

hand: for what God is there in HIS OMNIPRESENCE.

heaven or in earth that can do 180. XI, 12-17. Who hath meas

(See under Previous Head.) according to thy works, and acured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and meted oct heaven

Gen. xvi, 13. And she called the cording to thy might? with the span, and comprehended name of the LORD that spake unto

Deut. xxxii, 39.. Neither the dust of the earth in a measure, her, Thou God seest me: for she is there any that can deliver out of and weighed the mountains in said, Have I also here looked my hand. scales, and the hills in a balance? after him that seeth me?

2 Sam. xxli, 33.

God is my Who hath directed the Spirit of 1 Kings viil, 27. But will God strength and power; and he makthe Lond, or, being his counsellor, indeed dwell on the earth? Beeth my way perfect.

With whom hold, the heaven, and the heaven took he counsel, and who in- of heavens, cannot contain thee; our are in his presence; strength

1 Chron. xvi, 27. Glory and honstructed him, and taught him in how much less this house that I and gladness are in his place. the path of judgment, and taught have builded. him knowledge and shewed to him Ps. cxxxix, 1-12. O LORD, thou Lord, is the greatness, and the

1 Chron. xxix, 11, 12. Thine, O the way of understanding? Be- hast searched me, and known me. power, and the glory, and the hold, the nations are as a drop of Thou knowest my down-sitting victory, and the majesty: for all a bucket, and are counted as the and mine up-rising; thou under that is in the heaven and in the small dust of the balance: behold, standest my thought afar off. earth is thine; thine is the king, he taketh up the isles as a very Thou compassest my path, and dom, O Lord, and thou art exalted little thing. And Lebanon is not my lying down, and art acquain- as head above all. Both riches sufficient to burn, nor the beasts ted with all my ways. For there and honour come of thee, and thou thereof suffcient for a burnt- is not a word in my torgue, but, reignest over all; and in thine offering. All nations before him 10,0 LORD, thou knowest it alto- hand is power and might; and in are as nothing; and they are gether. Thou hast beset me be-thine hand it is to make great, and counted to him less than nothing, hind and before, and laid thine to give strength unto ali. and vanity.

band upon me. Such knowledge

is too wonderful for me; it is high, Isa. xlv, 7, 11, 15, 19. I form the li cannot attain unto it.' Whither God of our fathers, art not thou

2 Chron. xx, 6. And said, O LORD light, and create darkness; I make shall I go from thy spirit? or God in heaven? and rulest not peace, and create evil: I the LORD whither shall I fee from thy pres-thou over all the kingdoms of the do all these things. Thus saith

ence? If I ascend up into heaven, heathen? and in thine hand is the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, thou art there; if I make my bed there not power and might, so that and his Maker, Ask me of :hings in hell, behold,'thou art there. If none is able to withstand thee? to come concerning my sons, and concerning the work of my hands and dwell in the uttermost parts I take the wings of the morning,

Job ix, 4, 12, 13, 19. He is wise in ommand ye me. Verily thou art a God that hidest thyself

, o God hand lead mo, and thy right hand hath hardened himself against

of the sea; Even there shall thy heart, and mighty in strength: who of Israel, the Saviour. I have not shall hold me. If I say, Surely him, and hath prospered? Behold, spoken in secret, in a dark place the darkness shall cover me; even he taketh away, who can hinder of the earth:1 said not unto the the night shall be light about me. 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 withI the Loru speak rigtiteousness, I thee; but the night shine h as the draw his anger, the proud helpers declare things that are right.

day: the darkness and the light do stoop under him. If I speak Isa. lxvi, 1. Thus saith the are both alike to thee.

of strength, lo, he is strong: and if LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: Jer. xxii, 23, 24. Am I a God at of judgment, who shall set

me a

time to pleadi where is the house that yo build hand, salth the Lord, and not a God afar off? Can any hide him

Job xi, 10. If he cut off, and shut unto

me? and where is the place self in secret places that I shall up, or gather together, then who of my rest?

not see him? saith the Lord: do can hinder him? Nahum I, 3.... The LORD not. I fill heaven and earth? saith Job xil, 14. Behold, he breaketh hath his way in the wbirlwind the LORD.

down, and it cannot be built and in the storm, and the clouds

Acts xvii, 27, 28. That they should again; he shutteth up a man, and are the dust of his feet.

seek the Lord, if haply they might there can be no opening. Hab. iil, 3, 10. God came from feel after him, and find him, Job xxv, 2. Dominion and fear Teman, and the Holy One from though he be not far from every are with him; he maketh peace in

For in him we live his high places. mount Paran. Selah. His glory one of us. covered the heavens, and the and move and have our being....

Job xxvii, 22. For God shall earth was full of his praise. The

cast upon hiin, and not spare; he mountains saw thee, and they HIS OMNIPOTENCE. would fain flee out of his hand. trembled: the overdowing of the Gen. xvii, 1. And when Abram Job xxxiii, 13. Why dost thou water passed by: the deep uttered was ninety years old and nine, strive against him? for he giveth his voice, and lifted up his hands the Lord appeared to Abram, and not account of any of his maton high.

said unto him, I am the Almighty terg. Rom. xi, 33, 84. O the dept of God: walk before me, and be thou

Job xxxiv, 29. When he giveth the riches both of the wisdom and perfect.

quietness, who then can make knowledge of God! how unsearch- Exod. vi, 3. And I appeared trouble? and when he hideth his able are his judgments, and his unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and face, who then can behold him? ways past finding out! For who unto Jacob, by the name of God whether it be done against a nahath known the mind of the 'Amighty; but by my name JE- tion, or against a man only.


JOB XXXVI, 5. Behold, God 18 , and of great power; his under-, and among the inhabitants of the mighty, and despiseth not any: he standing is infinite.

earth; and none can stay his land, is mighty in strength and wisdom.

Eccles. vi, 10. That which hath or say unto him, What doest Job xlii, 2. I know that thou been is named already, and it is thou? canst do every thing, and that no known that it is man; neither may Hab. iii, 4. And brightthought can be withholden from he contend with him that is ness was as the light; he had thee. mightier than he.

horns coming out of his hand; and Ps. xxi, 13. Be thou exalted, Isa. XI, 29. He giveth power to there was the hiding of his LORD, in thine own strength: so the faint; and to them that have power. will we sing and praise thy power. no might he increaseth strength. Matth. xix, 26. But Jesus beheld Ps. xxvii, 1. The LORD is my Isa. xliii, 13. Yea, before the day men this is impossible; but with

them, and said unto them, Wah , my ; shall I fear? the LORD is the was, I am he; and there is none God all things are possible.

that can deliver out of my : strength of my life; of whom shall I will work, and who shall let it?

Luke i, 37. For with God nothI be afraid? Ps. xxvili, 8. The LORD is their striveth with his Maker! Let the Isa. xlv, 9. Woe unto him that ing shall be impossible.

1 Cor. 1, 25. Because the foolishstrength, and he is the saving potsherd strive with the potsherds ness of God is wiser than men; strength of his anointed. of the earth. Shall the clay say

and the weakness of God is P3. xxix, 1, 4, 11. Give unto the to him that fashioneth it, What stronger than men. LORD, O ye mighty, give unto the makest thon? or thy work, He Eph, iil, 20, 21. Now unto him LORD glory and strength. The hath no hands?

that is able to do exceeding voice of the LORD is powerful; the voice of the Lord is full of majes-came, was there no man? when I

Isa, 1, 2. Wherefore, when I abundantly above all that we ask

or think, according to the power ty; The LORD will give strength called, was there none to answer? that worketh in us, Unto him be unto his people; the LORD will Is my hand shortened at all, that glory in the church by Christ bless his people with peace.

it cannot redeem? or have I no Jesus, throughout all ages, world Ps. xlvi, 7. The LORD of hosts is power to deliver? behold, at my without end. Amen. with us; the God of Jacob is our rebuke I dry up the sea, 1 make Eph. vi, 10. Finally, my brethren, refuge. Selah.

the rivers a wilderness: their fish be strong in the Lord, and in the Ps. 1, 1. The mighty God, eren stinketh, because there is no power of his might. the LORD, hath spoken, and called water, and dieth for thirst.

Rev. 1, 8. I am Alpha and Omega, the earth, from the rising of the Jer. xxxii, 17-19, 27. Ah Lord the beginning and the ending, sun unto the going down thereof. God! behold, thou hast made the saith the Lord, which is, and

Ps. lxii, 11. God hath spoken heaven and the earth by thy which was, and which is to como, once; twice have I heard this, that great power and stretched-out the Almighty. power belongeth unto God. arm, and there is nothing too

Rev. xi, 17. Saying, We give Ps. Ixvi, 3, 7. Say unto God, How

hard for thee; Thou shewest thee thanks, O Lord God Alterrible art thou in thy works! loving-kindness unto thousands, mighty, which art, and wast, and through the greatness of thy and recompensest the iniquity of art to come; because thou hast power shall thine enemies submit the fathers into the bosom of their taken to thee thy great power, themselves unto thee, He ruleth children after

them: The Great, and hast reigned. by his power for ever, his eyes be- the Mighty God, The LORD of

Rev. xix, 6. And I heard as it hold the nations: let not the rebels hosts, is his name; Great in lious exalt themselves. Selah.

counsel, and mighty in work: (for were the voice of a great multi

thine eyes are open upon aji the tude, and as the voice of many LORD God, the God of Israel, who every one according to his ways; the

Lord God omnipotent reignPs. lxxii, 18. Blessed be the ways of the sons of men; to give waters, and as the voice of mighty only doeth wondrous things.

and according to the fruit of his P8. Ixxxix, 8, 13, 17, 18. O LORD doings:) Behold, I am the LORD,

eth. God of hosts, who is a strong the God of all flesh; is there any LORD like unto thee? or to thy thing too hard for me?

HIS OMNISCIENCE. faithfulness round about thee? Jer. 1, 44. Behold, he shall come

1 Sam. ii, 3. Talk no more so Thou hast mighty arm; strong up like'a lion from the swelling of exceeding proudly;

let not arrogis thy hand, and high is thy right Jordan unto the habitation of the ancy come out of your mouth: for hand. For thou art the glory of strong; but I will make thein

the LORD is a God of knowledge, their strength; and in thy favour suddenly

run away from her: and and by him actions are weighed. our horn shall be exalted. For who is a chosen man, that I may

Job xii, 13, 16. With him is wisthe LORD is our defence; and the appoint over her? for who is like dom and strength, he hath counHoly One of Israel is our King.

me? and who will appoint me the sel and understanding. With Ps. xc, 11. Who knoweth the time? and who is that shepherd him is strength and wisdom: the power of thine anger? even ac- that will stand before me?

deceived and the deceiver are cording to thy fear, 80 is thy

his. wrath.

Ezek. xxii, 14. Can thine heart

endure, or can thine hands be Job xxi, 22. Shall any teach P3. xciii, 4. The LORD on high strong,' in the days that I shall God knowledge? seeing he judg13 miglitier than the noise of many deal with thee? I the LORD have eth those that are high. waters, yea, than the mighty spoken it, and will do it.

Job xxvi, 4, 6. To whom hast waves of the sea.

Dan. ii, 20. Daniel answered thou uttered words and whose Ps. cxv, 3. But our God is in the and said, Blessed be the name of spirit came from thee? Hell is heavens: he hath done whatsoever God for ever and ever; for

wisdom naked before him, and destruche hath pleased. and might are his.

tion hath no covering, Ps. cxxXVI, 4. To him who alone Dan. iv, 35. And all the inhabi- Job xxviii, 24. For he looketh to doeth great wonders: for his tants of the earth are reputed as the ends of the earth, and seeth mercy endureth for ever.

nothing: and he doeth according under the whole heaven. P8. oxlvil, 8. Great is our Lord, to his will in the army of heaven, Job xxXIV, 22. There is no darkness, nor shadow of death, where SEEX IN HIS FOREKNOWLEDGE and thou shalt think an evil the workers of iniquity may hide


thought. themselves.

Gen. xl, 8. And they said unto

Daniel ii, 28, 29, 47. But there is Job xxxvi, 4. For truly my him, We have dreamed a dream, a God in heaven that revealeth words shall not be false: he that and there is no interpreter of it. secrets, and ma eth known to the is perfect in knowledge is with And Joseph said unto them, Do king Nebuchadnezzar what shall thee.

not interpretations belong to God be in the latter days. Thy dream, Job xxxvii, 16. Dost thou know tell me them, I pray you.

and the visions of thy head upon the balancings of the clouds, the E.cod. ili, 19. And I am sure that thy bed, are these; (As for thee, wondrous works of him which is the king of Egypt will not let you thy mind upon thy bed, what

Oking, thy thoughts came into perfect in knowledge? go, no, not by a mighty hand.

should come to pass hereafter: Pg. xxxiil, 13, 14. The LORD Deut. xxix, 29. The secret things and he that revealeth secrets looketh from heaven: he behold-belong unto the Lord our God; maketh known to thee what shall eth all the sons of men. From but those things which are re- come to pass. The king answered the place of his habitation he vealed belong unto us, and to our unto Daniel, and said, Of a truth looketh upon all the inhabitants children for ever, that we may it is, that your God is a God of of the earth.

do all the words of this law. gods, and a Lord of kings, and a Ps. xciv 9.10. He that planted the Job xxiv, 1. Why, seeing times are

revealer of secrets, seeing thou

couldest reveal this secret. ear, shall' he not hear? he that not hidden from the Almighty, formed the eye, shall he not see? do they that know him not see Matth. x, 26. Fear them not He that chastiseth the heathen, his days?

therefore: for there is nothing shall not he correct? he that

Job xxviii, 11. He bindeth the covered that shall not be revealed; teacheth man knowledge, shall floods from 'overflowing, and the and bid, that shall not be known. not he know

thing that is hid bringeth he forth Matth. xi, 27. All things are dePs. cxxxix, 11, 12. If I say,

livered unto me of my Father: to light. Surely the darkness shall cover Ps. cxxxix, 1, 2. O LORD, thon and no man knoweth the sun, me; even the night shall be light hast searched me, and any man the Father, save

the Son, about me. Yea, the darkness Thou knowest my down-sitting hideth not from thee; but the and mine up-rising, thou under- and he to whomsoever the Son

will reveal him. night shineth as the day: the standest my thought afar off. darkness and the light are both

Mark xiii, 32. But of that day, alike to thee.

Eccles. xii, 14. For God shall and that hour, knoweth no man,

bring every work into judgment, no, not the angels which are in Prov. xv, 3. The eyes of the with every secret thing, whether heaven, neither the Son, but the LORD are in every place, behold it be good, or whether it be evil. Father. ing the evil and the good.

Isa. xlil, 9. Behold, the former Acts 1,7. And he said unto them, Prov. xxii, 12. The eyes of the things are come to pass, and new It is not for you to know the times LORD preserve knowledge; and things do I declare: before they or the seasons, which the Father he overthroweth the words of the spring forth I tell you of them.

hath put in his own power. transgressor.

Isa, xliv, 7. And who, as I, shall

Rom. il, 16. In the day when Isa. xl, 14, 28. With whom took call, and shall declare it, and set God shall judge the secrets of he counsel, and who instructed it in order for me, since I appoint- men by Jesus Christ, according hip, and taught him in the path of ed the ancient people and the to my gospel. judgment, and taught him know- things that are coming, and shall 1 Cor. iv, 5. Therefore judge ledge, and shewed to him the way come, let them show unto them. nothing before time, until the of understanding. Hast thou not

Lord come, who both will bring known? hast thou not heard, that

Isa. xlvl, 10. Declaring the end to light the hidden things of darkthe everlasting God, the LORD, from the beginning, and from

nese, and will make manifest the the Creator of the ends of the ancient times the things that are counsels of the hearts; and then earth, fainteth not, neither is not yet done, saying, My counsel shall every man bave praise of weary? there is no 'searching of shall stand, and I will do all my God. his understanding.


Isa. xlviii, 3, 5, 6. I have deDan. II, 22. He revealeth the clared the former things from the

ALSO IN HIS KNOWLEDGE OF deep and secret things: he know. beginning and they went forth

HUMAX THOUGHTS. eth what is in the darkness, and out of my mouth, and I shewed

Gen. xx, 6. And God said unto the light dwelleth with him.

them; I did them suddenly, and him in a dream, Yea, I know that Acts w, 18. Known unto God they came to pass. I have even thou didst this in the integrity of are all his works from the begin- from the beginning declared it to thy heart; for I also withheld thee ning of the world,

thee; before it came to pass i from sinning against me: therefore Rom. xi, 33. O the depth of the showed it thee: lest thou should snffered I thee not to touch her.

est say, Mine idol hath done them; riches both of the wisdom and and my graven image, and my shall have brought them into the

Deut. xxxi, 20, 21. For when I knowledge of God! how unsearch- molten image, hath commanded land which I sware unto their able are his judgments, and his them. Thou hast heard, see all fathers, that floweth with milk ways pasting finding outí

this: and will not ye declare it and honey, and they shall have Heb. iv, 13. Neither is there any I have shewed thee new things eaten, aud' Ailled themselves, and creature that is not manifest in from this time, even hidden waxen fat; then will they turn his sight: but all things are naked things, and thou didst not know unto other gods, and serve them, and opened unto the eyes of him them.

and provoke me, and break my. with whom we have to do.

Exek. xxxviii, 10. Thus saith covenant. And it shall come to 1 John ifi, 20. For if our heart the Lord God, It shall also come pass, when many evils

and condemn us, God is greater than to pass, that at the same time troubles are befallen them, that our heart, and knoweth all things. shall things come into thy mind, this song shall testify against them


as a witness; for It shall not bo come, that I will gather all nations 2 Chron. xii, 7. And when the forgotten out of the mouths of and tongues; and they shall come, LORD saw that they humbled their seed: for I know their im- and see my glory.

themselves, the word of the LORD agluation which they go about,

Jer. xvii, 10. I the LORD search came to Shemaiah, saying, They even now, before I have brought the heart, 'I try the reins, even to have humbled themselves: therethem into the land which I sware. give every man according to his fore I will not destroy thein, but I

1 Sam. Xvi, 7. But the Lord said ways, and according to the fruit will grant them some deliverance; unto Samuel, Look not on his of bis doings.

and my wrath shall not be poured countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refus that triest the righteous, and

Jer.XX, 12. But, O LORD of hosts, out upon Jerusalem by tho hand

of Shishak. ed him; for the LORD seeth not as seest the reins and the heart, let

Job xi, 11. For he knoweth vain man seeth; for man looketh on

ine see thy vengeance on them: men: he seeth wickedness also; the outward appearance, but tho for unto thee have I opened my will he not then consider it? LORD looketh on the heart. cause.

Ps. xiv, 2. The LORD looked 1 Kings viil, 39. Then hear thou

Ezek. xl, 5. And the Spirit of down from heaven upon the chilIn heaven thy dwelling place, and the LORD fell upon me, and said dren of men, to see if there were forgive, and do, and give to every unto me, Speak; Thus saith the any that did understand, and seek man according to his ways, whose LORD. Thus have ye sald, O house God. heart thou knowest; (for thou, of Israel: for I know the things eren thou only, knowest ibe hearts that come into your mind, every the Lord is upon then that fear

Ps. xxxill, 18. Behold, the eye of of all the children of men:) one of them.

him, upon them that hope iu his 2 Chron. Vi, 30. Then hear thou

Amos iv, 13. For, lo, he that mercy. from heaven thy dwelling-place, formoth the mountains, and creat- Ps. xxxiv, 15. The eyes of the and forgive, and render unto eth the wind, and declareth unto LORD are upon the righteous, and every man according unto all lits man what is his thought, that his ears are open unto their cry. ways, whose lieart thou kuowest; maketh the morning darkness, (for thou only knowest the hearts and treadeth upon the the bigbeth the days of the upright; and

P8. xxxvii, 18. The LORD knowof the children of men:

places of the earth, The LORD, The their Inheritance shall be for ever. Job x, 4. Hast thou eyes of God of hosts, is his name. flesh? or seest thou as man seeth? Matth. vi, 6. But thou, when my foolishness; and my sins are

Ps. Ixix, 5. O God, thou knowest Ps. vii, 9. Oh let the wickedness thou prayest, enter into thy closet, not hid from thee. of the wicked come to an end; but and when thou hast shut thy door, establish the just: for the righte- pray to thy Father which is in

Ps. Ixxx, 14. Return, we beseech ous God trieth the hearts and secret; and thy Father which thee, O God of hosts: look down reins. seeth in secret shall reward thee from heaven, and behold, and visit

this vine. P3. xl, 4. The Lord is in his holy openly. temple, the LORD's throne is in

Ps. xc, 8. Thou hast set our iniheaven: his eyes behold, his eye

OF HUMAN CHARACTER. quities before thee, our secret lids try, the children of men. Gen. vi, 5. And God saw that the sins in the light of thy countePs. xix, 14. Let the words of my wickedness of man was great in nance.

the earth. ...... mouth, and the meditation of my

Prov. xxiv, 12, 17, 18. If thou heart, be acceptable in thy sight, Gen. vil, 1. And the LORD sala sayest, Behold, we kuew it not; O LORD, my strength, and my re- unto Noah, Come thou, and all thy doth not he, that pondereth the deemer.

house, into the ark: for thee have heart consider it and he that P3. xxxviil, 9. LORD, all my de- seen righteous before me in this keepeth thy soul, doth not he

know 19 and shall not he render sire is before thee; and my groangeneration.

to etery man according to his ing is not bid from thee.

Gen. xxii, 12. And he said, Lay works? Rejoice not when thine P3. xliv, 21. Shall not God search not thine hand upon the lad, enemy falleth; and let not thino this out? for he knoweth the neither do thou any thing unto heart be glad when he stumbleth; secrets of the heart.

him: for now I know that thou Lest the Lond see it, and it disPs. xciv, 11. The Lond knoweth fearest God, seeing thou hast not please him, and he turn away his the thoughts of man, that they withheld tby son, thine only son, wrath from him.

from me. are vanity.

Isa. Ivil, 18. I have scen his ways, P3. cxxxix, 23, 24. Search me, said unto Moses, I have seen this also, and restore comforts unto

Erod. xxxii, 9. And the LORD and will heal him: I will lead him God, and know my heart; try me, people, and, behold, it is a stiff- him, and to his mourners. and know my thoughts; And see

necked people. If there be any wicked way in me,

18a. Ixill, 15. Look down from and lead me in the way everlast

Deut. xxxii, 19. And when the heaven, and behold from the habling.

LORD saw it, he ahhorred them, tation of thy holiness and of thy Prov. xv, 11. Hell and destruc- sons and of his daughters.

because of the provoking of his gl ry: where is thy zeal and thy tion are before the LORD; how

strength, the sounding of thy much more then the hearts of

2 Sam. vil, 20. And what can bowels and of thy mercies toward the childran of men?

David say more unto thee? for me? are they restrained ?

thou, Lord God, knowest thy ser- Jer. xvii, 16. As for me, I have Prov. xvil, 3. The fining pot is vant.

not hastened from being a pastor for silver, and the furnace for

2 Sam. xxil, 28. And the afflicted to follow thee: neither have I degold: but the LORD trieth the people thou wilt save: but thine sired the woeful day; thou knowhearts.

eyes are upon the haughty, that est: that which came out my Prov. xxi, 2. Every way of a man thou mayest bring them down. lips was right before thee. is right in his own eyes; but the

1 Chron. xvil, 18. What can Jer. xxiv, 6. For I will set LORD pondereth the learts.

David speak more to thee for the mine eyes upon them for good, Isa. Ixvi, 18. For I know their honour of thy servant for thou and I will bring them again to works and their thoughts: it shall I knowest thy servant.

this land.

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