As Below so Above in the Bible

 

The stone the builders rejected has become the Cornerstone. By the LORD this has been done and it is woderful in our eyes.

- Psalm 118:22-23

As Below so Above

The Bible frequent symbolic use of the hexagram, and its two opposing triangles, can be found throughout both the Old and New Testament. It should come as no surprise that both the Eye Above the Pyramid and the Eye Below the Pyramid can be used to represent numerous Biblical passages. Here are just a small sampling of this symbolic method:

Though they dig down to the depths below, from there my hand will take them. Though they climb up to the heavens above, from there I will bring them down.

- Amos 9:2

EYE BELOW: ‘down to the depths below’

EYE ABOVE: ‘up to the heavens above’

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God made the expanse, and separated the waters which were below the expanse from the waters which were above the expanse.

- Genesis 1:7

EYE BELOW: ‘the waters which were below the expanse’

EYE ABOVE: ‘the waters which were above the expanse’

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Ask thee a sign of the Lord thy God either unto the depth of Hell, or unto the height above.

- Isaiah 7:11

EYE BELOW: ‘unto the depth of hell’

EYE ABOVE: ‘unto the height above

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His roots are dried below, and his branch is cut off above.

- Job 18:16

EYE BELOW: ‘roots are dried below’

EYE ABOVE: ‘branch is cut off above’

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It will be the lowliest of kingdoms and will never again exalt itself above the other nations.

- Ezekiel 29:15

EYE BELOW: ‘lowliest of kingdoms’

EYE ABOVE: ‘above the other nations’

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You are from below; I am from above. You are of this world; I am not of this world.

- John 8:23

EYE BELOW: ‘from below’

EYE ABOVE: ‘from above;

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He who descended is Himself also He who ascended far above all the heavens, so that He might fill all things.

- Ephesians 4:10

EYE BELOW: ‘He who descended’

EYE ABOVE: ‘He who ascended far above all the heavens’

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Once more a remnant of the kingdom of Judah will take root below and bear fruit above.

- 2 Kings 19:30

EYE BELOW: ‘take root below’

EYE ABOVE: ‘bear fruit above’

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Ask thee a sign of the LORD thy God. Ask it either in the depth, or in the height above.

- Isaiah 7:11

EYE BELOW: ‘in the depth’

EYE ABOVE:  ‘in the height above’

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