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I know that everything God does will last forever. You can't add anything to it or take anything away from it. And one thing God does is to make us stand in awe of him.
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I have learned that all the works which God hath made, continue for ever: we cannot add any thing, nor take away from those things which God hath made that he may be feared.
Psalm 33:11 But the counsel of the Lord standeth for ever: the thoughts of his heart to all generations.
Psalm 119:90,91 Thy truth unto all generations: thou hast founded the earth, and it continueth. . . .
Isaiah 46:10 Remember the former age, for I am God, and there is no God beside, neither is there the like to me:
Daniel 4:34,35 Therefore I, Nabuchodonosor, do now praise, and magnify, and glorify the King of heaven: because all his works are true, and his ways judgments, and them that walk in pride he is able to abase. . . .
Acts 2:23 This same being delivered up, by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, you by the hands of wicked men have crucified and slain.
Acts 4:28 To do what thy hand and thy counsel decreed to be done.
Romans 11:36 For of him, and by him, and in him, are all things: to him be glory for ever. Amen.
Ephesians 3:11 According to the eternal purpose which he made in Christ Jesus our Lord:
Titus 1:2 Unto the hope of life everlasting, which God, who lieth not, hath promised before the times of the world:
James 1:17 Every best gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no change nor shadow of alteration.
Psalm 76:10 For the thought of man shall give praise to thee: and the remainders of the thought shall keep holiday to thee.
Proverbs 19:21 There are many thoughts in the heart of a man: but the will of the Lord shall stand firm.
Proverbs 21:30 There is no wisdom, there is no prudence, there is no counsel against the Lord.
Proverbs 30:6 Add not any thing to his words, lest thou be reproved and found a liar:
Acts 5:39 But if it be of God, you cannot overthrow it, lest perhaps you be found even to fight against God. And they consented to him.
God doeth it
Psalm 64:9 And every man was afraid. And they declared the works of God, and understood his doings.
Isaiah 59:18,19 As unto revenge, as it were to repay wrath to his adversaries, and a reward to his enemies: he will repay the like to the islands. . . .
Revelation 15:4 Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and magnify thy name? For thou only art holy. For all nations shall come and shall adore in thy sight, because thy judgments are manifest.
ContextGod's Works Remain Forever
…13For every man that eateth and drinketh, and seeth good of his labour, this is the gift of God. 14I have learned that all the works which God hath made, continue for ever: we cannot add any thing, nor take away from those things which God hath made that he may be feared.15That which hath been made, the same continueth: the things that shall be, have already been: and God restoreth that which is past.…
Where there are many dreams, there are many vanities, and words without number: but do thou fear God.
It is good that thou shouldst hold up the just, yea and from him withdraw not thy hand: for he that feareth God, neglecteth nothing.
But though a sinner do evil a hundred times, and by patience be borne withal, I know from thence that it shall be well with them that fear God, who dread his face.
But let it not be well with the wicked, neither let his days be prolonged, but as a shadow let them pass away that fear not the face of the Lord.
Let us all hear together the conclusion of the discourse. Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is all man:
Additional TranslationsI know that everything God does will remain forever; nothing can be added to it or taken from it. God works that men should revere Him.I know that, whatever God does, it shall be for ever: nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it: and God does it, that men should fear before him.
I know that, whatsoever God doeth, it shall be for ever: nothing can be put to it, nor anything taken from it; and God hath done it, that men should fear before him.
I know that whatsoever things God has done, they shall be for ever: it is impossible to add to it, and it is impossible to take away from it: and God has done it, that men may fear before him.
I know that whatever God doeth, it shall be for ever; there is nothing to be added to it, nor anything to be taken from it; and God doeth [it], that [men] should fear before him.
I know that, whatsoever God doeth, it shall be for ever: nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it: and God hath done it, that men should fear before him.
I know that, whatever God doeth, it shall be for ever: nothing can be added to it, nor any thing taken from it: and God doeth it, that men should fear before him.
I know that whatever God does, it shall be forever. Nothing can be added to it, nor anything taken from it; and God has done it, that men should fear before him.
I have known that all that God doth is to the age, to it nothing is to be added, and from it nothing is to be withdrawn; and God hath wrought that they do fear before Him.
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