Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, or with the breadth of his hand marked off the heavens?
I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one will snatch them out of my hand. My Father, who has given them to me, is greater than all; no one can snatch them out of my Father’s hand. I and the Father are one.”
You hem me in behind and before, and you lay your hand upon me. Such knowledge is too wonderful for me, too lofty for me to attain.
Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.
The Lord makes firm the steps of those who delight in him; though they stumble, they will not fall, for the Lord upholds them with his hand.
Sovereign Lord, you have begun to show to your servant your greatness and your strong hand. For what god is there in heaven or on earth who can do the deeds and mighty works you do?
He did this so that all the peoples of the earth might know that the hand of the Lord is powerful and so that you might always fear the Lord your God.”
The Lord’s hand was with them, and a great number of people believed and turned to the Lord.
See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands.
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