Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then an escapee came and reported this to Abram the Hebrew. Now Abram was living near the oaks of Mamre the Amorite, a brother of Eshcol and Aner, all of whom were bound by treaty to Abram.
she called her household servants. "Look, " she said, "this Hebrew has been brought to us to make sport of us. He came to me so he could sleep with me, but I screamed as loud as I could.
circumcised on the eighth day, of the people of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin; a Hebrew of Hebrews; as to the Law, a Pharisee;
2 Kings 17:25, 28, 32-35
Now when the settlers first lived there, they did not worship the LORD, so He sent lions among them, which killed some of them. . . .
Satan answered the LORD, "Does Job fear God for nothing?
Afterward, the people of Israel will return and seek the LORD their God and David their king. They will come trembling to the LORD and to His goodness in the last days.
Just last night an angel of God, whose I am and whom I serve, stood beside me
Who will not fear You, O Lord, and glorify Your name? For You alone are holy. All nations will come and worship before You, for Your righteous acts have been revealed."
"This is what Cyrus king of Persia says: 'The LORD, the God of heaven, who has given me all the kingdoms of the earth, has appointed me to build a house for Him at Jerusalem in Judah.
And this is the answer they returned: "We are servants of the God of heaven and earth, and we are rebuilding the temple that was built many years ago, which a great king of Israel built and completed.
Ezra 7:12, 13
Artaxerxes, king of kings. To Ezra the priest, the scribe of the Law of the God of heaven: Greetings. . . .
When I heard these words, I sat down and wept. I mourned for days, fasting and praying before the God of heaven.
"What is your request?" replied the king. So I prayed to the God of heaven
Give thanks to the God of heaven! His loving devotion endures forever.
Daniel 2:18, 19, 44
urging them to plead for mercy from the God of heaven concerning this mystery, so that Daniel and his friends would not be killed with the rest of the wise men of Babylon. . . .
And in that hour there was a great earthquake, and a tenth of the city collapsed. Seven thousand were killed in the quake, and the rest were terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.
and curse the God of heaven for their pains and sores; yet they did not repent of their deeds.
You alone are the LORD. You created the heavens, the highest heavens with all their host, the earth and all that is on it, the seas and all that is in them. You give life to all things, and the heavenly host worships You.
Psalm 95:5, 6
The sea is His, for He made it, and His hands formed the dry land. . . .
Psalm 146:5, 6
Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD his God, . . .
"Men, why are you doing this? We too are only men, human like you. We are bringing you good news that you should turn from these worthless things to the living God, who made heaven and earth and sea and everything in them.
For as I walked around and examined your objects of worship, I even found an altar with the inscription: To an unknown God. Therefore what you worship as something unknown, I now proclaim to you. . . .