New Living Translation
I was there when he established the heavens, when he drew the horizon on the oceans.
King James Bible
When he prepared the heavens, I was there: when he set a compass upon the face of the depth:
Darby Bible Translation
When he prepared the heavens I was there; when he ordained the circle upon the face of the deep;
World English Bible
When he established the heavens, I was there; when he set a circle on the surface of the deep,
Young's Literal Translation
In His preparing the heavens I am there, In His decreeing a circle on the face of the deep,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:27 I was there - As co - worker with my Father. Depth - Of that great abyss of water and earth mixed together, which is called both earth and water and the deep, Gen 1:2, when he made this lower world in the form of a globe.
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92. Having said this, when they had kissed him, he lifted up his feet, and as though he saw friends coming to him and was glad because of them--for as he lay his countenance appeared joyful--he died and was gathered to the fathers. And they afterward, according to his commandment, wrapped him up and buried him, hiding his body underground. And no one knows to this day where it was buried, save those two only. But each of those who received the sheepskin of the blessed Antony and the garment worn …
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Introduction to Proverbs viii. 22 Continued. Absurdity of Supposing a Son or Word Created in Order to the Creation of Other Creatures; as to the Creation
Introduction to Proverbs viii. 22 Continued. Contrast Between the Father's Operations Immediately and Naturally in the Son...
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He created the horizon when he separated the waters; he set the boundary between day and night.
By wisdom the LORD founded the earth; by understanding he created the heavens.
before he had made the earth and fields and the first handfuls of soil.
I was there when he set the clouds above, when he established springs deep in the earth.
God sits above the circle of the earth. The people below seem like grasshoppers to him! He spreads out the heavens like a curtain and makes his tent from them.
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