New International Version
Who marked off its dimensions? Surely you know! Who stretched a measuring line across it?
King James Bible
Who hath laid the measures thereof, if thou knowest? or who hath stretched the line upon it?
Darby Bible Translation
Who set the measures thereof -- if thou knowest? or who stretched a line upon it?
World English Bible
Who determined its measures, if you know? Or who stretched the line on it?
Young's Literal Translation
Who placed its measures -- if thou knowest? Or who hath stretched out upon it a line?
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Who hath laid the measures thereof - Who hath adjusted its polar and equatorial distances from the center?
Who hath stretched the line - Who hath formed its zones and its great circles, and adjusted the whole of its magnitude and gravity to the orbit in which it was to move, as well as its distance from that great center about which it was to revolve? These questions show the difficulty of the subject; and that there was an unfathomable depth of counsel and design in the formation of the earth.
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Where is the way that light dwelleth?--JOB 38:19. God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.--As long as I am in the world, I am the light of the world. If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, and do not the truth: but if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.--The Father . . . hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light, …
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Who appointed him over the earth? Who put him in charge of the whole world?
when he gave the sea its boundary so the waters would not overstep his command, and when he marked out the foundations of the earth.
Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, or with the breadth of his hand marked off the heavens? Who has held the dust of the earth in a basket, or weighed the mountains on the scales and the hills in a balance?
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