If Paul spoke, read, wrote, and understood
Hebrew, then he knew what the original Hebrew words were in Deuteronomy 32:8, which means
that he must have known that "the sons of Adam" were separated from "the
children of Israel" when God "set the bounds of the people according to the
number of the children of Israel".
32:7 Remember the days of old, consider the years of
many generations: ask thy father, and he will shew thee; thy elders, and they will tell
Deu 32:8 When the most High divided to
the nations their inheritance, when he separated the sons of Adam, he set the bounds of
the people according to the number of the children of Israel.
Deu 32:9 For the LORD'S portion [is] his people; Jacob [is] the lot of
Deu 32:10 He found him in a desert
land, and in the waste howling wilderness; he led him about, he instructed him, he kept
him as the apple of his eye.
Deu 32:11 As an eagle stirreth up her
nest, fluttereth over her young, spreadeth abroad her wings, taketh them, beareth them on
Deu 32:12 [So] the LORD alone did lead him, and [there was] no strange god with him.
17:24 God that made the world and all things therein,
seeing that he is Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth not in temples made with hands;
Act 17:25 Neither is worshipped with
men's hands, as though he needed any thing, seeing he giveth to all life, and breath, and
Act 17:26 And hath made of one blood
all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the
times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation;
Act 17:27 That they should seek the
Lord, if haply they might feel after him, and find him, though he be not far from every
one of us:
Act 17:28 For in him we live, and move,
and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also his
Act 17:29 Forasmuch then as we are the
offspring of God, we ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or
stone, graven by art and man's device.