Bible Cross References
he gave
Genesis 1:9
Then God commanded, "Let the water below the sky come together in one place, so that the land will appear"---and it was done.
Genesis 1:10
He named the land "Earth," and the water which had come together he named "Sea." And God was pleased with what he saw.
Job 38:8-11
Who closed the gates to hold back the sea when it burst from the womb of the earth?
It was I who covered the sea with clouds and wrapped it in darkness.
I marked a boundary for the sea and kept it behind bolted gates.
I told it, "So far and no farther! Here your powerful waves must stop."
Psalm 33:7
He gathered all the seas into one place; he shut up the ocean depths in storerooms.
Psalm 104:9
You set a boundary they can never pass, to keep them from covering the earth again.
Jeremiah 5:22
I am the LORD; why don't you fear me? Why don't you tremble before me? I placed the sand as the boundary of the sea, a permanent boundary that it cannot cross. The sea may toss, but it cannot go beyond it; the waves may roar, but they cannot break through.
when he appointed
Job 38:4-7
Were you there when I made the world? If you know so much, tell me about it.
Who decided how large it would be? Who stretched the measuring line over it? Do you know all the answers?
What holds up the pillars that support the earth? Who laid the cornerstone of the world?
In the dawn of that day the stars sang together, and the heavenly beings shouted for joy.