The Depths of God are Beyond Knowing


Job 5:9 who does great things that canít be fathomed, marvelous things without number

Job 11:7-9 Can you fathom the mystery of God? Or can you probe the limits of the Almighty? They are high as heaven. What can you do? They are deeper than Sheol. What can you know? Its measure is longer than the earth, and broader than the sea.

Job 26:14 Behold, these are but the outskirts of his ways. How small a whisper do we hear of him! But the thunder of his power who can understand?

Job 37:5 God thunders marvelously with his voice. He does great things, which we canít comprehend.

Psalm 40:5 Many, Lord, my God, are the wonderful works which you have done, and your thoughts which are toward us. They canít be declared back to you. If I would declare and speak of them, they are more than can be numbered.

Psalm 139:2-6 You know my sitting down and my rising up. You perceive my thoughts from afar. You search out my path and my lying down, and are acquainted with all my ways. For there is not a word on my tongue, but, behold, Lord, you know it altogether. You hem me in behind and before. You laid your hand on me. This knowledge is beyond me. Itís lofty. I canít attain it.

Isaiah 55:8 ďFor my thoughts are not your thoughts, and your ways are not my ways,Ē says the Lord.

Romans 11:33-34 Oh 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! ďFor who has known the mind of the Lord? Or who has been his counselor?Ē

1 Corinthians 2:9 But as it is written, ďThings which an eye didnít see, and an ear didnít hear, which didnít enter into the heart of man, these God has prepared for those who love him.Ē

1 Corinthians 8:2 But if anyone thinks that he knows anything, he doesnít yet know as he ought to know.

1 Corinthians 13:9-12 For we know in part, and we prophesy in part; but when that which is complete has come, then that which is partial will be done away with. When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I felt as a child, I thought as a child. Now that I have become a man, I have put away childish things. For now we see in a mirror, dimly, but then face to face. Now I know in part, but then I will know fully, even as I was also fully known.

Ephesians 3:8  . . . the unsearchable riches of Christ

Ephesians 3:19  . . . Christís love which surpasses knowledge . . .

Ephesians 3:20  . . . him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think . . .

Ephesians 5:32 This mystery is great, but I speak concerning Christ and of the assembly.

1 Timothy 3:16 Beyond all question, the mystery of godliness is great . . .

1 Peter 1:12  . . . Even angels long to look into these things. (NIV)

1 John 3:2  . . . it is not yet revealed what we will be. . . .

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