‘heavens’ ….. mentioned in the Old Testament (KJV)

The heavens declare the glory of God;
and the firmament sheweth his handywork. – Psa 19:1

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “heavens”.

Gen 2:1 Thus the heavens and the earth were finished,
and all the host of them.

Gen 2:4 These are the generations of the heavens
and of the earth when they were created,
in the day that the LORD God made
the earth and the heavens,

Deu 10:14 Behold, the heaven
and the heaven of heavens is the LORD’S thy God,
the earth also, with all that therein is.

Deu 32:1 Give ear, O ye heavens,
and I will speak;
and hear, O earth, the words of my mouth.

Deu 33:28 Israel then shall dwell in safety alone:
the fountain of Jacob shall be
upon a land of corn and wine;
also his heavens shall drop down dew.

Jdg 5:4 LORD, when thou wentest out of Seir,
when thou marchedst out of the field of Edom,
the earth trembled,
and the heavens dropped,
the clouds also dropped water.

2Sa 22:10 He bowed the heavens also,
and came down;
and darkness was under his feet.

1Ki 8:27 But will God indeed dwell on the earth?
behold, the heaven and heaven of heavens
cannot contain thee;
how much less this house that I have builded?

1Ch 16:26 For all the gods of the people are idols:
but the LORD made the heavens.

1Ch 16:31 Let the heavens be glad,
and let the earth rejoice:
and let men say among the nations,
The LORD reigneth.

1Ch 27:23 But David took not the number of them
from twenty years old and under:
because the LORD had said he would increase Israel
like to the stars of the heavens.

2Ch 2:6 But who is able to build him an house,
seeing the heaven and heaven of heavens
cannot contain him?
who am I then,
that I should build him an house,
save only to burn sacrifice before him?

2Ch 6:18 But will God in very deed
dwell with men on the earth?
behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens
cannot contain thee;
how much less this house which I have built!

2Ch 6:25 Then hear thou from the heavens,
and forgive the sin of thy people Israel,
and bring them again unto the land
which thou gavest to them and to their fathers.

2Ch 6:33 Then hear thou from the heavens,
even from thy dwelling place,
and do according to all that the stranger calleth to thee for;
that all people of the earth may know thy name,
and fear thee, as doth thy people Israel,
and may know that this house
which I have built is called by thy name.

2Ch 6:35 Then hear thou from the heavens
their prayer and their supplication,
and maintain their cause.

2Ch 6:39 Then hear thou from the heavens,
even from thy dwelling place,
their prayer and their supplications,
and maintain their cause,
and forgive thy people
which have sinned against thee.

Ezr 9:6 And said, O my God,
I am ashamed and blush
to lift up my face to thee, my God:
for our iniquities are increased over our head,
and our trespass is grown up unto the heavens.

Neh 9:6 Thou, even thou, art LORD alone;
thou hast made heaven,
the heaven of heavens,
with all their host,
the earth,
and all things that are therein, the seas,
and all that is therein,
and thou preservest them all;
and the host of heaven worshippeth thee.

Job 9:8 Which alone spreadeth out the heavens,
and treadeth upon the waves of the sea.

Job 14:12 So man lieth down,
and riseth not:
till the heavens be no more,
they shall not awake,
nor be raised out of their sleep.

Job 15:15 Behold, he putteth no trust in his saints;
yea, the heavens are not clean in his sight.

Job 20:6 Though his excellency mount up to the heavens,
and his head reach unto the clouds;

Job 26:13 By his spirit he hath garnished the heavens;
his hand hath formed the crooked serpent.

Job 35:5 Look unto the heavensand see;
and behold the clouds which are higher than thou.

Psa 2:4 He that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh:
the Lord shall have them in derision.

Psa 8:1 O LORD our Lord,
how excellent is thy name in all the earth!
who hast set thy glory above the heavens.

Psa 8:3 When I consider thy heavens,
the work of thy fingers,
the moon and the stars,
which thou hast ordained;

Psa 18:9 He bowed the heavens also,
and came down:
and darkness was under his feet.

Psa 18:13 The LORD also thundered in the heavens,
and the Highest gave his voice;
hail stones and coals of fire.

Psa 19:1 The heavens declare the glory of God;
and the firmament sheweth his handywork.

Psa 33:6 By the word of the LORD were the heavens made;
and all the host of them by the breath of his mouth.

Psa 36:5 Thy mercy, O LORD, is in the heavens;
and thy faithfulness reacheth unto the clouds.

Psa 50:4 He shall call to the heavens from above,
and to the earth, that he may judge his people.

Psa 50:6 And the heavens shall declare his righteousness:
for God is judge himself. Selah.

Psa 57:5 Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens;
let thy glory be above all the earth.

Psa 57:10 For thy mercy is great unto the heavens,
and thy truth unto the clouds.

Psa 57:11 Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens:
let thy glory be above all the earth.

Psa 68:4 Sing unto God, sing praises to his name:
extol him that rideth upon the heavens by his name JAH,
and rejoice before him.

Psa 68:8 The earth shook,
the heavens also dropped at the presence of God:
even Sinai itself was moved
at the presence of God, the God of Israel.

Psa 68:33 To him that rideth upon
the heavens of heavens,
which were of old;
lo, he doth send out his voice,
and that a mighty voice.

Psa 73:9 They set their mouth against the heavens,
and their tongue walketh through the earth.

Psa 89:2 For I have said, Mercy shall be built up for ever:
thy faithfulness shalt thou establish in the very heavens.

Psa 89:5 And the heavens shall praise
thy wonders, O LORD:
thy faithfulness also in the congregation of the saints.

Psa 89:11 The heavens are thine,
the earth also is thine:
as for the world and the fulness thereof,
thou hast founded them.

Psa 96:5 For all the gods of the nations are idols:
but the LORD made the heavens.

Psa 96:11 Let the heavens rejoice,
and let the earth be glad; let the sea roar,
and the fulness thereof.

Psa 97:6 The heavens declare his righteousness,
and all the people see his glory.

Psa 102:25 Of old hast thou laid
the foundation of the earth:
and the heavens are the work of thy hands.

Psa 103:19 The LORD hath prepared
his throne in the heavens;
and his kingdom ruleth over all.

Psa 104:2 Who coverest thyself
with light as with a garment:
who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain:

Psa 108:4 For thy mercy is great above the heavens:
and thy truth reacheth unto the clouds.

Psa 108:5 Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens:
and thy glory above all the earth;

Psa 113:4 The LORD is high above all nations,
and his glory above the heavens.

Psa 115:3 But our God is in the heavens:
he hath done whatsoever he hath pleased.

Psa 115:16 The heaven, even the heavens, are the LORD’S:
but the earth hath he given to the children of men.

Psa 123:1 Unto thee lift I up mine eyes,
O thou that dwellest in the heavens.

Psa 136:5 To him that by wisdom made the heavens:
for his mercy endureth for ever.

Psa 144:5 Bow thy heavens, O LORD,
and come down:
touch the mountains,
and they shall smoke.

Psa 148:1 Praise ye the LORD.
Praise ye the LORD from the heavens:
praise him in the heights.

Psa 148:4 Praise him,
ye heavens of heavens,
and ye waters that be above the heavens.

Pro 3:19 The LORD by wisdom hath founded the earth;
by understanding hath he established the heavens.

Pro 8:27 When he prepared the heavens,
I was there:
when he set a compass
upon the face of the depth:

Isa 1:2 Hear, O heavens,
and give ear, O earth:
for the LORD hath spoken,
I have nourished and brought up children,
and they have rebelled against me.

Isa 5:30 And in that day they shall roar
against them like the roaring of the sea:
and if one look unto the land,
behold darkness and sorrow,
and the light is darkened in the heavens thereof.

Isa 13:13 Therefore I will shake the heavens,
and the earth shall remove out of her place,
in the wrath of the LORD of hosts,
and in the day of his fierce anger.

Isa 34:4 And all the host of heaven shall be dissolved,
and the heavens shall be rolled together as a scroll:
and all their host shall fall down,
as the leaf falleth off from the vine,
and as a falling fig from the fig tree.

Isa 40:22 It is he that sitteth upon the circle of the earth,
and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers;
that stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain,
and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in:

Isa 42:5 Thus saith God the LORD,
he that created the heavens,
and stretched them out;
he that spread forth the earth,
and that which cometh out of it;
he that giveth breath unto the people upon it,
and spirit to them that walk therein:

Isa 44:23 Sing, O ye heavens;
for the LORD hath done it:
shout, ye lower parts of the earth:
break forth into singing, ye mountains, O forest,
and every tree therein:
for the LORD hath redeemed Jacob,
and glorified himself in Israel.

Isa 44:24 Thus saith the LORD, thy redeemer,
and he that formed thee from the womb,
I am the LORD that maketh all things;
that stretcheth forth the heavens alone;
that spreadeth abroad the earth by myself;

Isa 45:8 Drop down, ye heavens, from above,
and let the skies pour down righteousness:
let the earth open,
and let them bring forth salvation,
and let righteousness spring up together;
I the LORD have created it.

Isa 45:12 I have made the earth,
and created man upon it:
I, even my hands,
have stretched out the heavens,
and all their host have I commanded.

Isa 45:18 For thus saith the LORD that created the heavens;
God himself that formed the earth and made it;
he hath established it, he created it not in vain,
he formed it to be inhabited:
I am the LORD;
and there is none else.

Isa 48:13 Mine hand also hath laid
the foundation of the earth,
and my right hand hath spanned the heavens:
when I call unto them, they stand up together.

Isa 49:13 Sing, O heavens;
and be joyful, O earth;
and break forth into singing, O mountains:
for the LORD hath comforted his people,
and will have mercy upon his afflicted.

Isa 50:3 I clothe the heavens with blackness,
and I make sackcloth their covering.

Isa 51:6 Lift up your eyes to the heavens,
and look upon the earth beneath:
for the heavens shall vanish away like smoke,
and the earth shall wax old like a garment,
and they that dwell therein shall die in like manner:
but my salvation shall be for ever,
and my righteousness shall not be abolished.

Isa 51:13 And forgettest the LORD thy maker,
that hath stretched forth the heavens,
and laid the foundations of the earth;
and hast feared continually every day
because of the fury of the oppressor,
as if he were ready to destroy?
and where is the fury of the oppressor?

Isa 51:16 And I have put my words in thy mouth,
and I have covered thee in the shadow of mine hand,
that I may plant the heavens,
and lay the foundations of the earth,
and say unto Zion, Thou art my people.

Isa 55:9 For as the heavens are higher than the earth,
so are my ways higher than your ways,
and my thoughts than your thoughts.

Isa 64:1 Oh that thou wouldest rend the heavens,
that thou wouldest come down,
that the mountains might flow down at thy presence,

Isa 65:17 For, behold, I create new heavens
and a new earth:
and the former shall not be remembered,
nor come into mind.

Isa 66:22 For as the new heavens
and the new earth,
which I will make,
shall remain before me, saith the LORD,
so shall your seed and your name remain.

Jer 2:12 Be astonished,
O ye heavens, at this,
and be horribly afraid,
be ye very desolate, saith the LORD.

Jer 4:23 I beheld the earth,
and, lo, it was without form,
and void;
and the heavens,
and they had no light.

Jer 4:25 I beheld,
and, lo, there was no man,
and all the birds of the heavens were fled.

Jer 4:28 For this shall the earth mourn,
and the heavens above be black:
because I have spoken it, I have purposed it,
and will not repent, neither will I turn back from it.

Jer 9:10 For the mountains will I take up
a weeping and wailing,
and for the habitations of the wilderness a lamentation,
because they are burned up,
so that none can pass through them;
neither can men hear the voice of the cattle;
both the fowl of the heavens
and the beast are fled; they are gone.

Jer 10:11 Thus shall ye say unto them,
The gods that have not made the heavens and the earth,
even they shall perish from the earth,
and from under these heavens.

Jer 10:12 He hath made the earth by his power,
he hath established the world by his wisdom,
and hath stretched out the heavens by his discretion.

Jer 10:13 When he uttereth his voice,
there is a multitude of waters in the heavens,
and he causeth the vapours to ascend
from the ends of the earth;
he maketh lightnings with rain,
and bringeth forth the wind out of his treasures.

Jer 14:22 Are there any among the vanities
of the Gentiles that can cause rain?
or can the heavens give showers?
art not thou he, O LORD our God?
therefore we will wait upon thee:
for thou hast made all these things.

Jer 51:16 When he uttereth his voice,
there is a multitude of waters in the heavens;
and he causeth the vapours to ascend
from the ends of the earth:
he maketh lightnings with rain,
and bringeth forth the wind out of his treasures.

Lam 3:41 Let us lift up our heart
with our hands unto God in the heavens.

Lam 3:66 Persecute and destroy them
in anger from under the heavens of the LORD.

Eze 1:1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year,
in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month,
as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar,
that the heavens were opened,
and I saw visions of God.

Dan 4:26 And whereas they commanded
to leave the stump of the tree roots;
thy kingdom shall be sure unto thee,
after that thou shalt have known
that the heavens do rule.

Hos 2:21 And it shall come to pass in that day,
I will hear, saith the LORD,
I will hear the heavens,
and they shall hear the earth;

Joe 2:10 The earth shall quake before them;
the heavens shall tremble:
the sun and the moon shall be dark,
and the stars shall withdraw their shining:

Joe 2:30 And I will shew wonders
in the heavens and in the earth,
blood, and fire,
and pillars of smoke.

Joe 3:16 The LORD also shall roar out of Zion,
and utter his voice from Jerusalem;
and the heavens and the earth shall shake:
but the LORD will be the hope of his people,
and the strength of the children of Israel.

Hab 3:3 God came from Teman,
and the Holy One from mount Paran. Selah.
His glory covered the heavens,
and the earth was full of his praise.

Hag 2:6 For thus saith the LORD of hosts;
Yet once, it is a little while,
and I will shake the heavens,
and the earth,
and the sea,
and the dry land;

Hag 2:21 Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah,
saying, I will shake the heavens and the earth;

Zec 6:5 And the angel answered and said unto me,
These are the four spirits of the heavens,
which go forth from standing
before the Lord of all the earth.

Zec 8:12 For the seed shall be prosperous;
the vine shall give her fruit,
and the ground shall give her increase,
and the heavens shall give their dew;
and I will cause the remnant of this people
to possess all these things.

Zec 12:1 The burden of the word of the LORD
for Israel, saith the LORD,
which stretcheth forth the heavens,
and layeth the foundation of the earth,
and formeth the spirit of man within him.

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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