Where did you happen to be when I founded the earth?+

Tell [me], if you do know understanding.

25 Long ago you laid the foundations of the earth itself,+

And the heavens are the work of your hands.+

This is what the [true] God, Jehovah, has said, the Creator of the heavens+ and the Grand One stretching* them out;+ the One laying out the earth+ and its produce,+ the One giving breath*+ to the people on it,+ and spirit to those walking in it:+

and by the One who lives+ forever and ever,+ who created the heaven and the things in it and the earth+ and the things in it and the sea and the things in it,*+ he swore: “There will be no delay*+ any longer;