September 26, 2009

He sits enthroned above the circle of the earth...

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Do you not know?
Have you not heard?
Has it not been told you from the beginning?
Have you not understood since the earth was founded?

He sits enthroned above the circle of the earth,
and its people are like grasshoppers.
He stretches out the heavens like a canopy,
and spreads them out like a tent to live in.

He brings princes to naught
and reduces the rulers of this world to nothing.

No sooner are they planted,
no sooner are they sown,
no sooner do they take root in the ground,
than he blows on them and they wither,
and a whirlwind sweeps them away like chaff.

"To whom will you compare me?
Or who is my equal?" says the Holy One.

Lift your eyes and look to the heavens:
Who created all these?
He who brings out the starry host one by one,
and calls them each by name.
Because of his great power and mighty strength,
not one of them is missing.

Why do you say, O Jacob,
and complain, O Israel,
"My way is hidden from the LORD;
my cause is disregarded by my God"?

Do you not know?
Have you not heard?
The LORD is the everlasting God,
the Creator of the ends of the earth.
He will not grow tired or weary,
and his understanding no one can fathom.

Isaiah 40:21-28


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5 comments:

Anna said...

WoNdErFuL!!! i love how you intertwine scripture into your posts!

Deidra said...

So appreciated this morning. Thank you...

Irene said...

You always pick the perfect picture to go with the verses and very much so in this case.

Drew said...

Amazing! That huge orb encircling the photo is just too cool!

Life with Kaishon said...

Our God is an awesome God : )
what a stunning picture!