Job 38:4-7

The Lord Answers Job

4 "Where were you when I u laid the foundation of the earth?
Tell me, if you have understanding.
5 Who determined its measurements - surely you know!
Or who stretched the line upon it?
6 On what were its bases sunk,
or who laid its cornerstone,
7 when the morning stars v sang together
and all w the sons of God x shouted for joy?

  1. Cross References
    Psalms 104:5
    He set the earth on its foundations, so that it should never be moved.
    Proverbs 30:4
    Who has ascended to heaven and come down? Who has gathered the wind in his fists? Who has wrapped up the waters in a garment? Who has established all the ends of the earth? What is his name, and what is his son's name? Surely you know!
    Isaiah 40:12 - 14
    Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand and marked off the heavens with a span, enclosed the dust of the earth in a measure and weighed the mountains in scales and the hills in a balance?
    Proverbs 8:24 - 29
    When there were no depths I was brought forth, when there were no springs abounding with water.
  2. Cross References
    Psalms 19:1 - 4
    The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork.
  3. Cross References
    Job 1:6
    Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the Lord, and Satan also came among them.
  4. Cross References
    Luke 2:13 - 14
    And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying.
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