The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire BiblePsalms 95:4
In his hand are the deep places of the earth…
"penetrals" F3 of it; not only what are penetrated by men, the
minerals that are in it; but what are of such deep recess as to be
penetrated only by the Lord himself; these are in the hands and power
of Christ, which he can search into, discover, and dispose of; these
are the foundations of the earth, which cannot be searched out beneath
by men, (Jeremiah 31:37) ,
the strength of the hills is his also;
or, "the wearinesses" F4 of
them, the tops F5 of them, which make a man weary to go up unto, they
are so high; the Targum is,
``the strengths of the height of the hills;''
which takes in both ideas, both the height and strength of them. The
hills, that are both high and strong, are set fast by his power, and
are at his command; and bow and tremble before him, whom men ought to
F3 (yrqxm) "penetralia terrae", Musculus, Piscator, Gejerus, Michaelis.
F4 (twpewt) "lassitudines", Gejerus.
F5 "Cacumina", Montanus, Tigurine version, Musculus.