MORTALS AND IMMORTALS

November 13, 2016

 

Golden Text

Eccl 3:14 (to 2nd :), 15 (to 2nd ;)

I know that, whatsoever God doeth, it shall be for ever: nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it:

That which hath been is now; and that which is to be hath already been;

 

 

Responsive Reading

Job 38:1-7; 42:1,2,3 therefore, 5

Then the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind, and said,

 

Who is this that darkeneth counsel by words without knowledge?

 

Gird up now thy loins like a man; for I will demand of thee, and answer thou me.

 

Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? declare, if thou hast understanding.

 

Who hath laid the measures thereof, if thou knowest? or who hath stretched the line upon it?

 

Whereupon are the foundations thereof fastened? or who laid the corner stone thereof;

 

When the morning stars sang together, and all the sons of God shouted for joy?

 

Then Job answered the Lord, and said,

 

I know that thou canst do every thing, and that no thought can be withholden from thee.

 

therefore have I uttered that I understood not; things too wonderful for me, which I knew not.

 

I have heard of thee by the hearing of the ear: but now mine eye seeth thee.

 

Ps 90:1,2,4

Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations.

 

Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God.

 

For a thousand years in thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night.

 

 

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