1 And then Michael, Gabriel, Suriel and Uriel, looked down from Heaven and saw the mass of blood that was being shed on the earth and all the iniquity that was being done on the earth.
(Genesis 6:11-12), (Jeremiah 23:10), (Job 9:24), (Psalm 107:34), (Hosea 1:2), (Jeremiah 3:9),
(Hosea 4:1-2), (Genesis 6:5-6)
2 And they said to one another: “Let the devastated Earth cry out with the sound of their cries, up to the Gate of Heaven.
3 And now to you, Oh Holy Ones of Heaven, the souls of men complain, saying: “Bring our complaint before the Most High.”
4 And they said to their Lord, the King: “Lord of Lords, God of Gods, King of Kings! Your glorious throne endures for all the generations of the world, and blessed and praised!
(Deuteronomy 10:17), (1 Timothy 6:14-16), (Psalm 83:18), (Ephesians 4:6), (Isaiah 66:1), (Ben Sira 1:8-9), (Acts 7:49), (1 Chronicles 29:10-12)
5 You have made everything, and power over everything is yours. And everything is uncovered, and open, in front of you, and you see everything, and there is nothing that can be hidden from you.
(Hebrews 4:13), (Psalm 139:1-4), (1 Samuel 2:3), (Luke 12:30), (Matthew 6:7-8), (1 John 3:20), (Romans 11:33-36), (Job 34:21-22), (Job 42:1-2), (Psalm 38:9)
6 See then what Azazel has done; how he has taught all iniquity on the earth and revealed the eternal secrets that are made in Heaven.
7 And Semyaza has made known spells, he to whom you gave authority to rule over those who are with him.
8 And they went into the daughters of men together, lay with those women, became unclean, and revealed to them these sins.
(Genesis 6:1-2), (Genesis 6:4-5), (Genesis 6:11), (Numbers 13:33), (Baruch 3:24-28)
9 And the women bore giants, and thereby the whole Earth has been filled with blood and iniquity.
(Genesis 6:1-2), (Genesis 6:4-5), (Genesis 6:11), (Numbers 13:33), (Baruch 3:24-28)
10 And now behold the souls which have died cry out and complain unto the Gate of Heaven, and their lament has ascended, and they cannot go out in the face of the iniquity which is being committed on the earth.
11 And you know everything, before it happens, and you know this, and what concerns each of them. But you say nothing to us. What ought we to do with them, about this?”
(Isaiah 45:11), (Isaiah 46:9-10), (Isaiah 48:4-6), (Luke 8:17), (Mark 4:22), (Matthew 10:26), (Luke 12:2-3), (Job 24:1)
(Genesis 6:11-12) “11 The earth also was corrupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence. 12 So God looked upon the earth, and indeed it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way on the earth.”
(Jeremiah 23:10) “10 For the land is full of adulterers; For because of a curse the land mourns. The pleasant places of the wilderness are dried up. Their course of life is evil, And their might is not right.”
(Job 9:24) “24 The earth is given into the hand of the wicked. He covers the faces of its judges. If it is not He, who else could it be?”
(Psalm 107:34) “34 A fruitful land into barrenness, For the wickedness of those who dwell in it.”
(Hosea 1:2) “2 When the Lord began to speak by Hosea, the Lord said to Hosea: “Go, take yourself a wife of harlotry And children of harlotry, For the land has committed great harlotry By departing from the Lord.””
(Jeremiah 3:9) “9 So it came to pass, through her casual harlotry, that she defiled the land and committed adultery with stones and trees.”
(Hosea 4:1-2) God’s Charge Against Israel
“4 Hear the word of the Lord, You children of Israel, For the Lord brings a charge against the inhabitants of the land: “There is no truth or mercy Or knowledge of God in the land.
2 By swearing and lying, Killing and stealing and committing adultery, They break all restraint, With bloodshed upon bloodshed.”
(Genesis 6:5-6) “5 Then the Lord saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every intent of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually. 6 And the Lord was sorry that He had made man on the earth, and He was grieved in His heart.”
“And they said to their Lord, the King: "Lord of Lords, God of Gods, King of Kings!”
(Deuteronomy 10:17) “17 For the Lord your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great God, mighty and awesome, who shows no partiality nor takes a bribe.”
(1 Timothy 6:14-16) “14 that you keep this commandment without spot, blameless until our Lord Jesus Christ’s appearing, 15 which He will manifest in His own time, He who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings and Lord of lords, 16 who alone has immortality, dwelling in unapproachable light, whom no man has seen or can see, to whom be honor and everlasting power. Amen.”
(Psalm 83:18) “18 That they may know that You, whose name alone is the Lord, Are the Most High over all the earth.”
(Ephesians 4:6) “6 one God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all.”
“Your glorious throne endures for all the generations of the world, and blessed and praised!”
(Isaiah 66:1) “66 Thus says the Lord: “Heaven is My throne, And earth is My footstool. Where is the house that you will build Me? And where is the place of My rest?”
(Ben Sira 1:8-9) “8 There is but one who is wise, greatly to be feared, seated upon his throne—the Lord. 9 It is he who created her; he saw her and took her measure; he poured her out upon all his works,”
(Acts 7:49) “49 ‘Heaven is My throne, And earth is My footstool. What house will you build for Me? says the Lord, Or what is the place of My rest?”
(1 Chronicles 29:10-12) David’s Praise to God
“10 Therefore David blessed the Lord before all the assembly; and David said: “Blessed are You, Lord God of Israel, our Father, forever and ever.
11 Yours, O Lord, is the greatness, The power and the glory, The victory and the majesty; For all that is in heaven and in earth is Yours; Yours is the kingdom, O Lord, And You are exalted as head over all.
12 Both riches and honor come from You, And You reign over all. In Your hand is power and might; In Your hand it is to make great And to give strength to all.”
(Hebrews 4:13) “13 And there is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are naked and open to the eyes of Him to whom we must give account.”
(Psalm 139:1-4) God’s Perfect Knowledge of Man
“139 O Lord, You have searched me and known me.
2 You know my sitting down and my rising up; You understand my thought afar off.
3 You comprehend my path and my lying down, And are acquainted with all my ways.
4 For there is not a word on my tongue, But behold, O Lord, You know it altogether.”
(1 Samuel 2:3) “3 “Talk no more so very proudly; Let no arrogance come from your mouth, For the Lord is the God of knowledge; And by Him actions are weighed.”
(Luke 12:30) “30 For all these things the nations of the world seek after, and your Father knows that you need these things.”
(Matthew 6:7-8) “7 And when you pray, do not use vain repetitions as the heathen do. For they think that they will be heard for their many words.
8 “Therefore do not be like them. For your Father knows the things you have need of before you ask Him.”
(1 John 3:20) “20 For if our heart condemns us, God is greater than our heart, and knows all things.”
(Romans 11:33-36) “33 Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and His ways past finding out!
34 “For who has known the mind of the Lord? Or who has become His counselor?”
35 “Or who has first given to Him And it shall be repaid to him?”
36 For of Him and through Him and to Him are all things, to whom be glory forever. Amen.”
(Job 34:21-22) “21 “For His eyes are on the ways of man, And He sees all his steps.
22 There is no darkness nor shadow of death Where the workers of iniquity may hide themselves.”
(Job 42:1-2) “42 Then Job answered the Lord and said: 2 “I know that You can do everything, And that no purpose of Yours can be withheld from You.”
(Psalm 38:9) “9 Lord, all my desire is before You; And my sighing is not hidden from You.”
(Genesis 6:1-2) “6 Now it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born to them, 2 that the sons of God saw the daughters of men, that they were beautiful; and they took wives for themselves of all whom they chose.”
(Genesis 6:4-5) “4 There were giants on the earth in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of men and they borechildren to them. Those were the mighty men who were of old, men of renown.
5 Then the Lord saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every intent of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.”
(Genesis 6:11) “11 The earth also was corrupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence.”
(Numbers 13:33) “33 There we saw the giants (the descendants of Anak came from the giants); and we were like grasshoppers in our own sight, and so we were in their sight.””
(Baruch 3:24-28) “24 O Israel, how great is the house of God, how vast the territory that he possesses! 25 It is great and has no bounds; it is high and immeasurable. 26 The giants were born there, who were famous of old, great in stature, expert in war. 27 God did not choose them, or give them the way to knowledge; 28 so they perished because they had no wisdom, they perished through their folly.”
(Revelation 6:10) “10 And they cried with a loud voice, saying, “How long, O Lord, holy and true, until You judge and avenge our blood on those who dwell on the earth?””
(Isaiah 45:11) “11 Thus says the Lord, The Holy One of Israel, and his Maker: “Ask Me of things to come concerning My sons; And concerning the work of My hands, you command Me.”
(Isaiah 46:9-10) “9 Remember the former things of old, For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is none like Me,
10 Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things that are not yet done, Saying, ‘My counsel shall stand, And I will do all My pleasure,’”
(Isaiah 48:4-6) “4 Because I knew that you were obstinate, And your neck was an iron sinew, And your brow bronze,
5 Even from the beginning I have declared it to you; Before it came to pass I proclaimed it to you, Lest you should say, ‘My idol has done them, And my carved image and my molded image Have commanded them.’
6 “You have heard; See all this. And will you not declare it? I have made you hear new things from this time, Even hidden things, and you did not know them.”
(Luke 8:17; Mark 4:22) “17 For nothing is secret that will not be revealed, nor anything hidden that will not be known and come to light.”
(Matthew 10:26) “26 Therefore do not fear them. For there is nothing covered that will not be revealed, and hidden that will not be known.”
(Luke 12:2-3) “2 For there is nothing covered that will not be revealed, nor hidden that will not be known. 3 Therefore whatever you have spoken in the dark will be heard in the light, and what you have spoken in the ear in inner rooms will be proclaimed on the housetops.”
(Job 24:1) “24 “Since times are not hidden from the Almighty, Why do those who know Him see not His days?”