What Does The Bible Say About All Things Being In The Hands Of God?
Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or the Douay-Rheims
Job 12:9-10 – Who is ignorant that the hand of the Lord hath made all these things? In whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the spirit of all flesh of man.
Psalms 67:21 – Our God is the God of salvation: and of the Lord, of the Lord are the issues from death.
Ecclesiasticus 10:4-5 – The power of the earth is in the hand of God, and in his time he will raise up a profitable ruler over it. The prosperity of man is in the hand of God, and upon the person of the scribe he shall lay his honour.
Ecclesiasticus 11:14 – Good things and evil, life and death, poverty and riches, are from God.
Ecclesiasticus 11:23 – For it is easy in the eyes of God on a sudden to make the poor man rich.
Daniel 2:21 – And he changeth times and ages: taketh away kingdoms and establisheth them, giveth wisdom to the wise, and knowledge to them that have understanding.
Acts 17:25-26 – nor is he served by human hands, as though he needed anything, since he himself gives to all men life and breath and everything. And he made from one every nation of men to live on all the face of the earth, having determined allotted periods and the boundaries of their habitation,
Romans 11:36 – For from him and through him and to him are all things. To him be glory for ever. Amen.