Romans 11:33
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English Standard Version
Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways!

King James Bible
O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out!

American Standard Version
O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and the knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past tracing out!

Douay-Rheims Bible
O the depth of the riches of the wisdom and of the knowledge of God! How incomprehensible are his judgments, and how unsearchable his ways!

English Revised Version
O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and the knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past tracing out!

Webster's Bible Translation
O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out!

Weymouth New Testament
Oh, how inexhaustible are God's resources and God's wisdom and God's knowledge! How impossible it is to search into His decrees or trace His footsteps!

Romans 11:33 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge. So both A.V. and Rev., making depth govern riches, and riches govern wisdom and knowledge. Others, more simply, make the three genitives coordinate, and all governed by depth: the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge. "Like a traveler who has reached the summit of an Alpine ascent, the apostle turns and contemplates. Depths are at his feet, but waves of light illumine them, and there spreads all around an immense horizon which his eye commands" (Godet). Compare the conclusion of ch. 8.

"Therefore into the justice sempiternal

The power of vision which your world receives

As eye into the ocean penetrates;

Which, though it see the bottom near the shore,

Upon the deep perceives it not, and yet

'Tis there, but it is hidden by the depth.

There is no light but comes from the serene

That never is o'ercast, nay, it is darkness

Or shadow of the flesh, or else its poison."

Dante, "Paradiso," xix. 59-62.

Compare also Sophocles:

"In words and deeds whose laws on high are set

Through heaven's clear ether spread,

continued...

Romans 11:33 Parallel Commentaries

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the depth.

Psalm 107:8 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men!

*etc:

Proverbs 25:3 The heaven for height, and the earth for depth, and the heart of kings is unsearchable.

Ephesians 3:18 May be able to comprehend with all saints what is the breadth, and length, and depth, and height;

riches.

Romans 2:4 Or despise you the riches of his goodness and forbearance and long-suffering...

Romans 9:23 And that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy, which he had before prepared to glory,

Ephesians 1:7 In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;

Ephesians 2:7 That in the ages to come he might show the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus.

Ephesians 3:8,10,16 To me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given...

Colossians 1:27 To whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you...

Colossians 2:2,3 That their hearts might be comforted, being knit together in love, and to all riches of the full assurance of understanding...

how.

Job 5:9 Which does great things and unsearchable; marvelous things without number:

Job 9:10 Which does great things past finding out; yes, and wonders without number.

Job 11:7-9 Can you by searching find out God? can you find out the Almighty to perfection...

Job 26:14 See, these are parts of his ways: but how little a portion is heard of him? but the thunder of his power who can understand?

Job 33:13 Why do you strive against him? for he gives not account of any of his matters.

Job 37:19,23 Teach us what we shall say to him; for we cannot order our speech by reason of darkness...

Psalm 36:6 Your righteousness is like the great mountains; your judgments are a great deep: O LORD, you preserve man and beast.

Psalm 40:5 Many, O LORD my God, are your wonderful works which you have done, and your thoughts which are to us-ward...

Psalm 77:19 Your way is in the sea, and your path in the great waters, and your footsteps are not known.

Psalm 92:5 O LORD, how great are your works! and your thoughts are very deep.

Psalm 97:2 Clouds and darkness are round about him: righteousness and judgment are the habitation of his throne.

Ecclesiastes 3:11 He has made every thing beautiful in his time: also he has set the world in their heart...

Daniel 4:35 And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing: and he does according to his will in the army of heaven...

Cross References
Job 5:9
who does great things and unsearchable, marvelous things without number:

Job 11:7
"Can you find out the deep things of God? Can you find out the limit of the Almighty?

Job 15:8
Have you listened in the council of God? And do you limit wisdom to yourself?

Job 37:23
The Almighty--we cannot find him; he is great in power; justice and abundant righteousness he will not violate.

Psalm 36:6
Your righteousness is like the mountains of God; your judgments are like the great deep; man and beast you save, O LORD.

Psalm 92:5
How great are your works, O LORD! Your thoughts are very deep!

Psalm 139:6
Such knowledge is too wonderful for me; it is high; I cannot attain it.

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