Earth Day is being celebrated all over the world on 22 April 2013. On this occasion here are some quotes from the Bible about the earth.

In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. (Genesis 1:1)

God saw how corrupt the earth had become, for all the people on earth had corrupted their ways. (Genesis 6:12)

As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night will never cease. (Genesis 8:22)

Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth. (Genesis 9:16)

To the Lord your God belong the heavens, even the highest heavens, the earth and everything in it. (Deuteronomy 10:14)

Sing to the Lord, all the earth; proclaim his salvation day after day. (1 Chronicles 16:23)

The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it. (Psalm 24:1)

Shout for joy to God, all the earth! (Psalm 66:1)

Sing to the Lord a new song; sing to the Lord, all the earth. (Psalm 96:1)

I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me. (Psalm 119:19)

When your judgments come upon the earth, the people of the world learn righteousness. (Isaiah 26:9)

See, I will create new heavens and a new earth. The former things will not be remembered, nor will they come to mind. (Isaiah 65:17)

This is what the Lord says: Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool. Where is the house you will build for me? Where will my resting place be? (Isaiah 66:1)

Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. (Matthew 5:5)

You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? (Matthew 5:13)

Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. (Matthew 6:19)

You know how to interpret the appearance of the earth and the sky. How is it that you don’t know how to interpret this present time? (Luke 12:56)

But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, where righteousness dwells. (2 Peter 3:13)

The time has come for …. destroying those who destroy the earth.” (Revelation 11:18)

Then I saw “a new heaven and a new earth,” for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away …. (Revelation 21:1)

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