Gen 1:2 The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters.

Deu 32:10 “He found him in a desert land,
and in the howling waste of the wilderness;
he encircled him, he cared for him,
he kept him as the apple of his eye.
1Sa 12:21 And do not turn aside after empty things that cannot profit or deliver, for they are empty.
Job 6:18 The caravans turn aside from their course;
they go up into the waste and perish.
Job 12:24 He takes away understanding from the chiefs of the people of the earth
and makes them wander in a trackless waste.
Job 26:7 He stretches out the north over the void
and hangs the earth on nothing.
Psa 107:40 he pours contempt on princes
and makes them wander in trackless wastes;
Isa 24:10 The wasted city is broken down;
every house is shut up so that none can enter.
Isa 29:21 who by a word make a man out to be an offender,
and lay a snare for him who reproves in the gate,
and with an empty plea turn aside him who is in the right.
Isa 34:11 But the hawk and the porcupine shall possess it,
the owl and the raven shall dwell in it.
He shall stretch the line of confusion over it,
and the plumb line of emptiness.
Isa 40:17 All the nations are as nothing before him,
they are accounted by him as less than nothing and emptiness.
Isa 40:23 who brings princes to nothing,
and makes the rulers of the earth as emptiness.
Isa 41:29 Behold, they are all a delusion;
their works are nothing;
their metal images are empty wind.

Isa 44:9 All who fashion idols are nothing, and the things they delight in do not profit. Their witnesses neither see nor know, that they may be put to shame.
Isa 45:18 For thus says the Lord,
who created the heavens
(he is God!),
who formed the earth and made it
(he established it;
he did not create it empty,
he formed it to be inhabited!):
I am the Lord, and there is no other.
Isa 45:19 I did not speak in secret,
in a land of darkness;
I did not say to the offspring of Jacob,
Seek me in vain.’
I the Lord speak the truth;
I declare what is right.
Isa 49:4 But I said, “I have labored in vain;
I have spent my strength for nothing and vanity;
yet surely my right is with the Lord,
and my recompense with my God.”
Isa 59:4 No one enters suit justly;
no one goes to law honestly;
they rely on empty pleas, they speak lies,
they conceive mischief and give birth to iniquity.
Jer 4:23 I looked on the earth, and behold, it was without form and void;
and to the heavens, and they had no light.
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