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Reflections on Scripture

A Biblical Perspective on Earth Day: 10 Verses To Reflect On


April 22 is International Earth Day, which is a day to celebrate our planet and all of the amazing natural beauty it has to offer. The Bible is filled with scriptures that celebrate God’s beautiful creation, and these verses serve as a reminder of the goodness of God and His creation. Here are 10 Bible verses to reflect on as you celebrate Earth Day.

1. In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.

Genesis 1:1

2. The earth is the Lord’s, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein. ”

Psalm 24:1.

3.To the Lord your God belong the heavens, even the highest heavens, the earth and everything in it.

Deuteronomy 10:14

4. “Your love, Lord, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies. Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, your justice like the great deep. You, Lord, preserve both people and animals..”

Psalms 96:11-12

5. “He has made everything beautiful in its time.”

Ecclesiastes 3:11

6. “To the Lord your God belong the heavens, even the highest heavens, the earth and everything in it.”

Deuteronomy 10:14

7. The earth is the LORD’S, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.

Psalm 24:1

8.”Let the heavens be glad, and let the earth rejoice; let the sea roar, and all that fills it; let the field exult, and everything in it. Then shall all the trees of the forest sing for joy.’

Psalm 96:11-12

9. “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.”

Psalm 19:1

10. “For you created all things, and by your will they existed and were created.”

Revelation 4:11

Creation is a testament to the grandeur and magnificence of God the Creator, displaying His brilliance and ingenuity through His intricate handiwork. The Psalmist wrote that the earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof and It is a breathtaking sight to behold and serves as an awe-inspiring reminder of His unfathomable power and boundless wisdom. May we all remember to praise God whenever we’re blessed enough to behold is beautiful creation, whether it be the flowers as they bloom at springtime, a gorgeous sunset or the beautiful smile of a child, If creation glorifies God, then let us, the crown jewel of His creation, praise Him even more.