Genesis 1:6And God said, Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, and let it divide the waters from the waters.
And God said, Let there be lights in the firmament of the heaven to divide the day from the night; and let them be for signs, and for seasons, and for days, and years:
And God said, Let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life, and fowl that may fly above the earth in the open firmament of heaven.
In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the same day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened.
By his spirit he hath garnished the heavens; his hand hath formed the crooked serpent.
Also by watering he wearieth the thick cloud: he scattereth his bright cloud:
Hast thou entered into the treasures of the snow? or hast thou seen the treasures of the hail,
Praise him, ye heavens of heavens, and ye waters that be above the heavens.
Praise ye the LORD. Praise God in his sanctuary: praise him in the firmament of his power.
If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be.
But the LORD is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting king: at his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not be able to abide his indignation.
The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth his handywork.
For he spake, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast.
To him that by wisdom made the heavens: for his mercy endureth for ever.
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.
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.
He stretcheth out the north over the empty place, and hangeth the earth upon nothing.
By the word of the LORD were the heavens made; and all the host of them by the breath of his mouth.
Hast thou with him spread out the sky, which is strong, and as a molten looking glass?
Who coverest thyself with light as with a garment: who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain:
He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the heaven by his understanding.