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Eccl. iii. 14. Whatsoever God doth shall be for ever, nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it.

Dan. iv. 3. How great are his signs, and how mighty are his wonders, his kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and his dominion from generation to generation!

Ver. 35. 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? See Job ix. 12 Isa. xlv. 9.

LXX. The prosperity and adversity of mankind in his hand. Job ii. 10. Shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we not receive evil?

Job v. 18. He maketh sore, and he bindeth up, he woundeth and his hands make whole.

xii. 10. In his hand is the soul of every living thing, and the breath of all mankind.

xxiii. 13. He is in one mind, and who can turn him? and what his soul desireth, even that he doth.

Ver 14. He performeth the thing that is appointed for me, and many such things are with him.

Isa. xlv. 7 I form light, and I create darkness, I make peace and I create evil; I the Lord do all these things. Amos iii. 6.

Eccl. ix. 1. The righteous, and the wise, and their works are in the hand of God.

Dan. v. 23. God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways. Acts xvii. 28.

Jam. iv. 12. He is the one law-giver, who is able to save, and to destroy. See Jer. xviii. 6. Isa. xlv. 9. As clay in the hand of the potter, so are we in his hand.

LXXI. God's Power, in the creation of heaven and earth. Job xxvi. 13. By his Spirit he hath garnished the heavens, his hand hath formed the crooked serpent.

Ps. xcv. 5. The sea is his, he made it, his hands formed the dry land. cii. 25. Of old hast thou laid the foundations of the earth, and the heavens are the work of thy hands. Heb. i. 10.

Isa. xl. 12. Who hath measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and meted out the heaven with a span, and comprehended the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales, and the hills in a balance? Prov. xxx. 4.

Isa. xl. 26. He calleth the creatures all by names, by the greatness of his might, for that he is strong in power none faileth.

xlviii. 13. Mine hand hath laid the foundation of the earth, and my right hand hath spanned out the heavens.

lxvi. 2. All these things have mine hands made.

Jer. x. 12. He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, he hath stretched out the heavens by his discretion. Ch. li. 15.

xxvii. 5. I have made the earth, the man and the beast that are upon the ground, by my great power, and by my out-stretched arm, and have given it unto whom it seemed meet unto me. Ch. xxxii. 17.

Rom. i. 20. The invisible things of God, from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and God-head.

LXXII. God's Power, in the government of the heavens and the earth. Job xxvi. 12. He divideth the sea by his power, by his understanding he smiteth through the proud. See from ver. 5 to 14, and Ps. lxxiv. 13.

xxviii. 19. He putteth forth his hand upon the rock, and overturn-. eth the mountains by the roots.

Ps. lxv. 6. By his strength he setteth fast the mountains.

xcv. 4. In his hand are the deep places of the earth, the strength of hills is his.

Isa. xliii. 16. The Lord maketh a way in the sea, and a path in the mighty waters.

Ver. 17. He bringeth forth the chariot and the horse, the army and the power.

1. 2. At my rebuke I dry up the sea, and make the rivers a wilderness.

Ver. 3. I clothe the heavens with blackness, and make sackcloth their covering. Nah. i. 3, 4, 5.

Dan. iv. 35. He doth according to his will in the army of heaven, and among the inhabitants of the earth.

Heb. i. 3. Upholding all things by the word of his power.

LXXIII. Acts of his power, toward his Church. Exod. vi. 6. I will redeem you, with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments. Exod. xiii. 3. By strength of hand, the Lord brought you out Egypt. Ps. cxxxvi. 12.

xv. 13. Thou hast guided thy people in thy strength, unto thy holy habitation.

Ver, 17. Thou wilt plant them in the mount of thine inheritance, in the sanctuary, O Lord, which thine hands have established.

Num. xiv. 13. Thou broughtest up this people, in thy might. Deut. iv. 34. Hath God assayed to take a nation, from the midst of another nation, by temptations, by signs, and by wonders, and by war, and by a mighty hand, and by a stretched out arm, and by great terrors, according to all that the Lord thy God did for you in the land of Egypt. Ch. v. 15.-vii. 19.-xxvi. 8. Jer. xxxii. 21. Ezek. XX. 5, 6, 22, 28, 42.-xlvii. 14. Dan. ix. 15.

vi. 21. The Lord brought us out of Egypt with a mighty hand. Ch. vii. 8, 9.-ix. 26.—xi. 2.-xxvi. 8.-xxxiv. 12.

Neh. i. 10. Thy people thou hast redeemed by thy great power, and by thy strong hand. Ch. ix. 32. Exod. xxxii. 11.

Ps. lxxix. 11. Let the sighing of the prisoner come before thee, according to the greatness of thy power.

cvi. 8. He saved them for his name's sake, that he might make his mighty power to be known. Ps. cxi. 6.

Isa. xlix. 26. All flesh shall know that I the Lord, am thy Saviour and thy Redeemer, the mighty one of Jacob. Ch. lx. 16.-lxiii. 15. Jer. xx. 11. The Lord is with me, a mighty and terrible one, therefore my persecutors shall stumble, and shall not prevail. Ps. xlv. 3.

See Numb. xi. 23. Deut. xxxiii. 27. Ps. xliv. 3.—Ixxvii. 10, 14.— Ixxviii. 54.-lxxx. 15.-cxviii. 23. Isa. li. 9, 11. Jer. 1. 34.

LXXIV. God's power towards the righteous. 2 Chron. xvi. 9. The eyes of the Lord run to and fro through the whole earth, to shew himself strong in behalf of those whose heart is perfect toward him. Hand. 2 Chron. xxix. 12. Both riches and honour come of thee, and thou reignest over all, and in thine hand is power and might, and in thine hand it is to make great, and to give strength unto all. Ch. xxv. 9.

Ezra viii. 22. The hand of our God is upon all them for good that seek him, but his power and wrath is against all them that forsake him. Ver. 31.

Ps. xvii. 7. Thou savest by thy right hand them that put their trust in thee. Ps. xviii. 35.—xxxvii. 24. Dan. iii. 17.

xx. 6. He will hear with the strength of his right hand. Ps. Ix. 5. xxxi. 5. Into thine hand I commit my spirit. Luke xxiii. 46. Ver. 15. My times are in thine hand.

Ixiii. 8. Thy right hand upholdeth me. Ps. cviii. 6.

1xxx. 17, Let thy hand be upon the man of thy right hand. Ps. lxxxix. 21.

Isa. i. 25. The Lord saith I will turn mine hand upon thee, and purely purge away thy dross, and take away all thy tin. See ver. 22.

LXXV. God's power in spiritual blessings to his people. Ps. xcv. 7. We are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. Ps. cxxxviii. 8. Isa. xix. 25.-xxix. 23.—xlv. 11.—ix. 21.-lxiv. 8, Jer. xviii. 6. compare Matt. iii. 9. and Rom. xi. 23.

cx. 3. Thy people shall be willing in a day of thy power. 2 Chr.

XXX. 12.

Ixiii. 1, 2. My soul thirsteth for thee to see thy power and thy glory, as I have seen thee in the sanctuary. Ps. xcvi. 6. 1 Chr. xvi. 27. Eph. i. 19. The exceeding greatness of his power to us-ward who believe. 2 Cor. vi. 7. Eph. iii. 7.

iii. 20. He is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think. 2 Pet. i. 3. His divine power hath given to us all things that pertain to life and godliness.

John x. 29. None is able to pluck his people out of his hand. 2 Tim. i. 12. He is able to keep that committed unto him. Rom. xvi. 25. To him that is of power to stablish you, be glory for ever amen. Ch. xiv. 4.

2 Cor. is. 8. God is able to make all grace abound toward you. Acts xx. 32. I recommend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified.

Jude Ver. 24. He is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory, with exceeding joy. 1 Pet. i. 5. We are kept by the power of God, through faith unto salvation.

Duty. Eph. vi. 10. Be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might.

LXXVI. God's power against the wicked. Ezra viii. 22. God's power and his wrath is against all them that forsake him. Nah. i. §.


Ezra ix. 11. Who knoweth the power of thine anger. Heb. x. 31. It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.

Nah. i. 3. The Lord is slow to anger, and great in power, and will not at all acquit the wicked.

2 Thess. i. 9. The wicked shall be punished with everlasting destruction from the presence of the Lord, and from the glory of his power. See Ps. lix. 11. lxvi. 3. Rom. ix. 17.

Almighty. Job xxi. 10. The eyes of the wicked shall see his destruction, and he shall drink of the wrath of the Almighty. Ch. xxvii. 13, &c.

Job xl. 2. Shall he that contendeth with the Almighty instruct him, he that hath reproved God let him answer it.

Isa. xiii. 6. The day of the Lord shall come as a destruction from the Almighty. Joel i. 15.-ii. 11.

Might. Ps. xxiv. 8. The Lord strong and mighty in battle. Isa. i. 24. Thus saith the Lord, the mighty one of Israel, I will ease me of mine adversaries, and avenge me of mine enemies.

Jer. xvi. 21. I will cause them to know my hand and my might, and they shall know that my name is the Lord.

Strength. Jer. xxi. 5. I will fight against you with an outstretched. hand, and with a strong arm, even with anger and fury, and in great wrath.

Rev. xviii. 8. Strong is the Lord who judges Babylon.

Hand. Exod. ix. 3. To Pharaoh Moses said, the hand of the Lord is upon the cattle, upon the horses, the asses, the camels, the oxen, and the sheep.

Exod. ix. 15. I will stretch out mine hand that I may smite thee, and thy people with pestilence. Ch. iii. 20.

Ver. 16. For this cause have I raised thee up to shew in thee my power.

Exod. xv. 16. Fear and dread shall fall upon them, by the greatness of thine arm. Ch. vii. 5.

Deut. ii. 15. The hand of the Lord was against those that murmured, to destroy them until they were consumed.

xxxii. 20, to 44. How should one chase a thousand, and two put ten thousand to flight, except their Rock had sold them, and the Lord had shut them up?

Judg. ii. 15. Whithersoever they went out, the hand of the Lord was against them for evil. 1 Sam. v. 9.-vi. 3.-vii. 13.

xii 5. If ye rebel against the commandment of the Lord, then shall the hand of the Lord be against you.

Job x. 7. There is none that can deliver out of thine hand. Ps. 1. 22. Hos. ii. 10.

Job xxvii. 22. God shall cast upon the wicked man, and shall not spare, he would fain flee out of his hand.

Ps. xxi. 8. Thine hand shall find out thine enemies. Ps. xcviii. 1. -cxviii. 5.

Ixvi. 5. The Lord is terrible in his doing, to the children of men. Ver. 3.

Ps. lxxv. 8. In the hand of the Lord there is cup, and the wine is red: it is full of mixture, and he poureth out the same but the

dregs thereof all the wicked of the earth shall wring them out, and drink them. Jer. xxv. 15, 17.-li. 7. Hab. ii. 16.

cvi. 26. He lifted up his hand against them, and overthrew them in the wilderness. Ezek. xx. 22, 24, 33. Ch. xxii. 13, 14, 15.

Isa. x. 32. He shall stretch his hand against the mount of the daugh ter of Zion. Ch. xix. 16. Ch. xxv. 11. Jer. vi. 12, 16.xv. 6.

xxxi. 3. When the Lord shall stretch out his hand, both he that helpeth, and he that is helped, shall fall together.

1. 11. This shall ye have of mine hand, ye shall lie down in sorrow. lii. 10. The Lord hath made bare his holy arm in the sight of all nations.

Ezek. xiv. 13. When the land sinneth against me by trespassing grievously, then will I stretch out mine hand upon it, and I will break the staff of the bread thereof, and I will send a famine upon it, and cut off man and beast from it. Ch. vi. 14.

xxv. 7. I will stretch mine hand upon thee, and will deliver thee for a spoil to the heathen. Ch. xiii. 16 xxxv. 3.

Amos ix. 2. Thou they dig to hell, thence shall mine hand take them.

Zeph. i. 4. I will stretch mine hand upon Judah. Ch. ii. 13.

Acts xiii. 11. The hand of the Lord is upon thee, and thou shalt be blind for a season.

LXXVII. Sins against the power of God. Ps. xxviii. 5. Because they regard not the works of the Lord, nor the operation of his hands, he shall destroy them and not build them up.

Isa. v. 12. They regarded not the work of the Lord, neither considered the operation of his hands. Ch. xxvi. 11.-liii. 1.—lxv. 2. v. 25. His anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still. Ch. ix. 12, 17, 21.-x. 4.-xiv. 27.

Matt. xxii. 29. Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the pow. er of God.

Duties resulting from or founded upon the doctrine of God's power. Isa. xxxiii. 13. Ye that are near, acknowledge my might.

Ps. xviii. 1. I will love thee, O Lord, my strength. See love to God. Luke xii. 5. Fear him, who after he hath killed, hath power to cast into hell. See fear of God.

Isa. xxvi, 4. Trust in the Lord for ever, for in the Lord Jehovah is everlasting strength. See trust in God.

1 Chron. xvi. 11. Seek the Lord and his strength. Ps. cv. 4. See, Seek God.

Ps. xxi. 1. The king shail joy in thy strength. See joy in God. Ps. lix. 17. To thee, O my strength, will I sing. See praising God. lxviii. 34. Ascribe ye strength unto the Lord.

xcvi. 7. Give unto the Lord, glory and strength.

cxlv. 6. Men shall speak of the glory of thine acts. Ver. 11. cl. 1. Praise the Lord in the firmament of his power. Jude ver. 25. To the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever, amen.

Rev. iv. 11. Thou art worthy O Lord, to receive glory and honour, and power, for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they arc, and were created. Sea Ch. v. 13. vii. 12.-xix. 1.

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