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giveth it to whomsoever he will, and setteth up over it the basest of men. The Most High, &c. whose dominion is an everlasting dominion, &c. And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing; and he doth according to his will in the army of heaven, and among the inhabitants of the earth; and none can stay his hand, or say unto him, What doest thou? Those who walk in pride, he is able to abase.-Dan. iv. 3. 17. 25. 32. 34, 35. 37. Jer. xlix. 19. Luke i. 53.
I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes. Even so, Father, for so it seemed good in thy sight. All things are delivered unto me of my Father. With God all things are possible. Matt. xi. 25-27. xix. 26. Luke i. 37.
The God of glory appeared unto our father Abraham, &c. Howbeit, the Most High dwelleth not in temples made with hands; as saith the prophet, Heaven is my throne, &c. He looked up, &c. and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing on the right hand of God.-Acts vii. 2. 48, 49.55.
are therein. He gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, &c.Acts xiv. 15. 17. Rev. xiv. 7.
God who made the world and all things therein, seeing that he is Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth not in temples made with hands; neither is worshipped with men's hands, as though he needed any thing; seeing he giveth to all life and breath, and all things, and hath made of one blood all nations of men, for to dwell on all the face of the earth; and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitations. For in him we live, and move, and. have our being, &c.-Acts xvii. 24— 26. 28, 29. Ps. 1. 10-12.
Turn from these vanities unto the living God, who made heaven and earth, and the sea, and all things that
For the invisible things of him, &c. are clearly seen, &c. his eternal power and godhead, &c. They glorified him not as God, &c. and changed the glory of the incorruptible God.-Rom. i. 20, 21. 23.
For of him, and through him, and to him are all things, &c.-Rom.xi.36.
Who worketh all things after the counsel of his own will. The God of our Lord Jesus, the Father of glory.
Ephes. i. 11. 17.
Who shall be punished with ever→ lasting destruction, from the presence of the Lord, and from the glory of his power; when he shall come to be glorified in his saints.-2 Thess. i.: 9, 10.
God who quickeneth all things, &c. who is the blessed and only Potentate; the King of kings, and Lord of lords who only hath immortality; dwelling in the light which no man can approach unto: whom no man hath seen, nor can see: to whom be honour and power everlasting.-1 Tim. vi. 13. 15, 16. Ephes. iv. 6.
Who, being the brightness of his glory, &c. sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high.-Heb. i. 3.. viii. 1.
He who built all things, is God.Heb. iii. 4.
It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.-Heb. x. 31.
For our God is a consuming fire.Heb. xii. 29.
There is one Lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy.-James iv. 12.
The God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory, &c. -1 Pet. v. 10. Jude 24.
There came such a voice to him from the excellent glory, &c.-2 Pet. i. 17.
Thou hast created all things; and for thy pleasure they are and were created. Rev. iv. 11.
The city had no need of the sun, &c. for the glory of God did lighten it, &c.-Rev. xxi. 23.
SECT. IV. He is Invisible. AND he said, Thou canst not see my face, for there shall no man see me, and live.-Exod. xxxiii. 20.
Lo, he goeth by me, and I see him not: he passeth on also, but I perceive him not.-Job ix. 11. xxiii. 8, 9.
No ma hath seen God at any time, &c.-John i. 18. 1 John iv. 12. Ye have neither heard his voice at any time, nor seen his shape.-John v. 37.
Not that any man hath seen the Father, save he which is of God; he hath seen the Father, &c.-John vi. 46.
The invisible things of him, &c. even his eternal power and godhead. -Rom. i. 20.
Who is the image of the invisible God. Col. i. 15.
Who, &c. dwelling in the light which no man can approach unto; whom no man hath seen nor can see. -1 Tim. vi. 16.
Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, &c.-1 Tim. i. 17.
SECT. V. Incorruptible.
WHO changed the glory of the incorruptible God into an image, &c.
Rom. i. 23.
To the King, &c, immortal, &c.1 Tim. i. 17. vi, 16.
The Lord thy God, &c. he is a consuming fire.-Deut. ix. 3. Heb. xii. 29.
Jehovah, &c. is the God of gods, &c. the most strong, the greatest and the most powerful, &c.-Deut. x. 17.
He is the Rock, his work is perfect, &c. Jeshurun, &c. forsook God, &c. and lightly esteemed the Rock of his salvation, &c. Of the Rock that begat thee thou art unmindful, &c. Their Rock is not as our Rock, even our enemies themselves being judges, &c. neither is there any who can deliver out of God's hand.-Deut. xxxii. 4. 15. 18. 31.39. 1 Sam. ii. 2. 2 Sam. xxii. 3. 32. Ps. iii. 3.
That all the people of the eart might know the hand of the Lord; that it is mighty, that ye might fear, &c.-Josh. iv. 24. v. 14.
The Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me, &c. and the Almighty
hath afflicted me.-Ruth i. 20, 21. Job viii. 3.
There is no restraint to the Lord, to save by many or by few.-1 Sam. xiv. 6.
The strength of Israel will not lie, &c.-1 Sam. xv. 29.
Behold, God is mighty, &c. mighty in strength.-Job xxxvi. 5. Isa. xxviii. 2.
Shall he who contendeth with the Almighty instruct him? &c. Hast thou an arm like God? or canst thou thunder? &c.-Job xl. 2. 9. ix. 13.
I know that thou canst do every thing, and that no thought can be withholden from thee.-Job xlii. 2. Luke i. 37. Matt. xix. 26. Isa. 1. 2, 3. Who is a strong Lord like unto thee, &c. Thou hast a mighty arm: strong is thine hand, high is thy right hand.-Ps. lxxxix. 8. 13. Isa. Ixiii. 1. Ps. xxiv. 8. Rev. xviii. 8.
The Lord is clothed with strength. -Ps. xciii. 1.
They shall fight against thee, but they shall not prevail against thee; for I am with thee, saith the Lord. -Jer. i. 19. James iv. 12.
The everlasting God fainteth not, neither is weary, &c. He giveth power to the faint, &c.-Isa. xl. 28, 29.
The Lord is, &c. a strong hold in the day of trouble.-Nahum i. 7.
The Lord thy God in the midst of thee is mighty.-Zeph. iii. 17. 2 Cor. vi. 18. Isa. 1. 2. lxix. 1.
With God all things are possible. -Mark x. 27. Luke i. 37.
Do we provoke the Lord? &c. Are we stronger than he ?-1 Cor. x. 22.
To him, who is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in us.- -Ephes. iii. 20. Rom.
the mighty hand of God, &c.—l Pet. v. 6.
Strengthened, &c, according to his glorious power, &c.-Col. i. 11. Eph. i. 19, &c.
Our God is a consuming fire.Heb. xii. 29. Humble yourselves therefore under
THOU, God, seest me: for she said, Have I also here looked after him that seeth me?-Gen. xvi. 13.
God said, I am sure that the king of Egypt will not let you go; no, not by a mighty hand.-Exod. iii 19.
The Lord is a God of knowledge. by him actions are weighed.-1 Sam. ii. 3. Job xxi. 22. xxxvii. 16.
The Lord seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the Lord looketh on the heart.-1 Sam. xvi. 7. Luke xvi. 15.
he beholdeth all the sons of men, &c. -Ps. xxxiii. 13-15.
Heaven is my throne, earth is my footstool.-Isa. lxvi. 1. Acts vii. 49. Understand, ye brutish, &c. He that planted the ear, shall he not hear? He that formed the eye, shall he not see? &c. The Lord knoweth the thoughts of man, that they are vanity.-Ps. xciv. 8, 9.11. 1 Cor. iii. 20.
Thou, &c. understandest my thought afar off; thou, &c. art acquainted with all my ways: for there is not a word in my tongue, but, lo, O Lord, thou knowest it altogether, &c. Such knowledge is too wonderful for me, &c. Whither shall I go from thy Spirit or whither shall I flee from thy presence? If I ascend up into heaven, thou art there, &c.-Ps. cxxxix. 2-9, &c. Prov. v. 21. Jer. xxiii. 23, 24. Job ix. 11.
The eyes of the Lord are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. Hell and destruction are before the Lord how much more then the hearts of the children of men ?-Prov. XV. 3. 11. 2 Chron. xvi. 9.
Woe unto them who seek deep to hide their counsel from the Lord; and say, Who seeth us? who knoweth us > Shall the thing framed say of him that framed it, He hath no understanding?-Isa. xxix. 15, 16.
Mine eyes are upon all their ways: they are not hid from my face; neither is their iniquity hid from mine eyes. Jer. xvi. 17. xxxii. 19. 27.
I the Lord search the heart, I try the reins. Jer. xvii. 10. xx. 12. Ps. xliv. 21.
Am I a God at hand, and not afar off? Can any hide himself in secret places, that I shall not see him? &c. Do not I fill heaven and earth?―Jer. xxiii. 23, 24. xxxii. 19.
I know the things which come into your mind, every one of them.-Ezek. xi. 5. Amos iv. 13.
Thy Father who seeth in secret, himself shall reward thee openly, &c. Your Father knoweth what things ye have need of, before ye ask him.— Matt. vi. 4. 6. 8. 18. Rom. viii. 27.
He revealed the deep and secret things: He knoweth what is in the darkness, and the light dwelleth with him. Dan, ii. 22. 28. Job xii. 22.
God cannot be tempted with evil; neither tempteth he any man.—James i. 13.
Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil; and canst not look on iniquity. Hab. i. 13.
Holy, holy, holy Lord God Almighty, which was, and is, &c.— Rev. iv. 8.
Justice and judgment are the habitation of thy throne.-Ps. lxxxix. 14. No God else beside me, a just God, &c.-Isa. xlv. 21.
I am the Lord, who exercise, &c. judgment and righteousness in the earth, &c.-Jer. ix. 24. Ps. cxlv. 17. xix. 9.
The justice of God, both towards the righteous and wicked, argued at large. Ezek. xviii. xxxiii. 8, &c.
The Lord our God is righteous in all his works which he doth.-Dan. ix. 14.
The just Lord is in the midst thereof: he will not do iniquity: every morning doth he bring his judgment to light.-Zeph. iii. 5. Hosea xiv. 9.
Wrath against the day of wrath, and revelation of the righteous judgment of God.-Rom. ii. 5.
For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labour of love, which