30 Bible Verses about

Natural Life

Most Relevant Verses

Ecclesiastes 7:14

In the day of prosperity be happy, But in the day of adversity consider-- God has made the one as well as the other So that man will not discover anything that will be after him.

Deuteronomy 30:15

"See, I have set before you today life and prosperity, and death and adversity;

Genesis 2:9

Out of the ground the LORD God caused to grow every tree that is pleasing to the sight and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.

Proverbs 3:22

So they will be life to your soul And adornment to your neck.

Ecclesiastes 3:19

For the fate of the sons of men and the fate of beasts is the same. As one dies so dies the other; indeed, they all have the same breath and there is no advantage for man over beast, for all is vanity.

Romans 6:19

I am speaking in human terms because of the weakness of your flesh For just as you presented your members as slaves to impurity and to lawlessness, resulting in further lawlessness, so now present your members as slaves to righteousness, resulting in sanctification.

Ecclesiastes 7:12

For wisdom is protection just as money is protection, But the advantage of knowledge is that wisdom preserves the lives of its possessors.

Jude 1:19

These are the ones who cause divisions, worldly-minded, devoid of the Spirit.

John 14:19

"After a little while the world will no longer see Me, but you will see Me; because I live, you will live also.

Bible Theasaurus

From Thematic Bible


natural Life » Should be laid down, if necessary, for Christ

natural Life » Cares and pleasures of, dangerous

natural Life » The wicked have their portion of good, during

Luke 16:25

"But Abraham said, 'Child, remember that during your life you received your good things, and likewise Lazarus bad things; but now he is being comforted here, and you are in agony.

Psalm 17:14

From men with Your hand, O LORD, From men of the world, whose portion is in this life, And whose belly You fill with Your treasure; They are satisfied with children, And leave their abundance to their babes.

Luke 6:24

"But woe to you who are rich, for you are receiving your comfort in full.

natural Life » Of saints, specially protected by God

1 Peter 3:13

Who is there to harm you if you prove zealous for what is good?

Job 2:6

So the LORD said to Satan, "Behold, he is in your power, only spare his life."

Acts 18:10

for I am with you, and no man will attack you in order to harm you, for I have many people in this city."

natural Life » Shortness of, should lead to spiritual improvement

Deuteronomy 32:29

"Would that they were wise, that they understood this, That they would discern their future!

natural Life » Should be spent in » Living unto God

natural Life » Forfeited by sin

Genesis 3:17-19

Then to Adam He said, "Because you have listened to the voice of your wife, and have eaten from the tree about which I commanded you, saying, 'You shall not eat from it'; Cursed is the ground because of you; In toil you will eat of it All the days of your life. "Both thorns and thistles it shall grow for you; And you will eat the plants of the field; By the sweat of your face You will eat bread, Till you return to the ground, Because from it you were taken; For you are dust, And to dust you shall return."

natural Life » Should be spent in » Peace

natural Life » Obedience to parents, tends to prolong

Proverbs 4:10

Hear, my son, and accept my sayings And the years of your life will be many.

natural Life » Miraculously restored by Christ

Matthew 9:18

While He was saying these things to them, a synagogue official came and bowed down before Him, and said, "My daughter has just died; but come and lay Your hand on her, and she will live."

Matthew 9:25

But when the crowd had been sent out, He entered and took her by the hand, and the girl got up.

natural Life » Saints have true enjoyment of

Psalm 128:2

When you shall eat of the fruit of your hands, You will be happy and it will be well with you.

natural Life » Sometimes prolonged, in answer to prayer

James 5:15

and the prayer offered in faith will restore the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up, and if he has committed sins, they will be forgiven him.

Isaiah 38:2-5

Then Hezekiah turned his face to the wall and prayed to the LORD, and said, "Remember now, O LORD, I beseech You, how I have walked before You in truth and with a whole heart, and have done what is good in Your sight " And Hezekiah wept bitterly. Then the word of the LORD came to Isaiah, saying, read more.
"Go and say to Hezekiah, 'Thus says the LORD, the God of your father David, "I have heard your prayer, I have seen your tears; behold, I will add fifteen years to your life.

natural Life » Should be taken all due care of

Matthew 10:23

"But whenever they persecute you in one city, flee to the next; for truly I say to you, you will not finish going through the cities of Israel until the Son of Man comes.

Acts 27:34

"Therefore I encourage you to take some food, for this is for your preservation, for not a hair from the head of any of you will perish."

natural Life » Should be laid down, if necessary, for the brethren

Romans 16:4

who for my life risked their own necks, to whom not only do I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles;

natural Life » God is the author of

natural Life » Is in the hand of God

Daniel 5:23

but you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of His house before you, and you and your nobles, your wives and your concubines have been drinking wine from them; and you have praised the gods of silver and gold, of bronze, iron, wood and stone, which do not see, hear or understand But the God in whose hand are your life-breath and all your ways, you have not glorified.

natural Life » God preserves

Psalm 36:6

Your righteousness is like the mountains of God; Your judgments are like a great deep O LORD, You preserve man and beast.

Psalm 66:9

Who keeps us in life And does not allow our feet to slip.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The preservation of

Psalm 103:4

Who redeems your life from the pit, Who crowns you with lovingkindness and compassion;

John 2:6

Now there were six stone waterpots set there for the Jewish custom of purification, containing twenty or thirty gallons each.

natural Life » Described as » Short

Psalm 89:47

Remember what my span of life is; For what vanity You have created all the sons of men!

natural Life » Of the wicked, not specially protected by God

Psalm 78:50

He leveled a path for His anger; He did not spare their soul from death, But gave over their life to the plague,

Job 36:6

"He does not keep the wicked alive, But gives justice to the afflicted.

natural Life » The value of

Matthew 6:25

"For this reason I say to you, do not be worried about your life, as to what you will eat or what you will drink; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?

Job 2:4

Satan answered the LORD and said, "Skin for skin! Yes, all that a man has he will give for his life.

natural Life » Should be spent in » Doing good

Ecclesiastes 3:12

I know that there is nothing better for them than to rejoice and to do good in one's lifetime;

natural Life » Is compared to » A shadow

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what is good for a man during his lifetime, during the few years of his futile life? He will spend them like a shadow. For who can tell a man what will be after him under the sun?

natural Life » Described as » Limited

Job 7:1

"Is not man forced to labor on earth, And are not his days like the days of a hired man?

natural Life » Described as » Vain

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what is good for a man during his lifetime, during the few years of his futile life? He will spend them like a shadow. For who can tell a man what will be after him under the sun?

natural Life » Obedience to God, tends to prolong

Deuteronomy 30:20

by loving the LORD your God, by obeying His voice, and by holding fast to Him; for this is your life and the length of your days, that you may live in the land which the LORD swore to your fathers, to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, to give them."

natural Life » We know not what is good for us in

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what is good for a man during his lifetime, during the few years of his futile life? He will spend them like a shadow. For who can tell a man what will be after him under the sun?

natural Life » The dissatisfied despise

Ecclesiastes 2:17

So I hated life, for the work which had been done under the sun was grievous to me; because everything is futility and striving after wind.

natural Life » Sometimes judicially shortened

1 Samuel 2:32-33

'You will see the distress of My dwelling, in spite of all the good that I do for Israel; and an old man will not be in your house forever. 'Yet I will not cut off every man of yours from My altar so that your eyes will fail from weeping and your soul grieve, and all the increase of your house will die in the prime of life.

natural Life » Is compared to » Water spilt on the ground

2 Samuel 14:14

"For we will surely die and are like water spilled on the ground which cannot be gathered up again Yet God does not take away life, but plans ways so that the banished one will not be cast out from him.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The supply of its wants

natural Life » Described as » Uncertain

James 4:13-15

Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit." Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away. Instead, you ought to say, "If the Lord wills, we will live and also do this or that."

natural Life » Preserved by discretion

natural Life » Should be spent in » The fear of God

natural Life » Is compared to » A thread cut by the weaver

Isaiah 38:12

"Like a shepherd's tent my dwelling is pulled up and removed from me; As a weaver I rolled up my life He cuts me off from the loom; From day until night You make an end of me.

natural Life » Is compared to » A shepherd's tent removed

Isaiah 38:18

"For Sheol cannot thank You, Death cannot praise You; Those who go down to the pit cannot hope for Your faithfulness.

natural Life » Is compared to » A pilgrimage

Genesis 47:9

So Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The years of my sojourning are one hundred and thirty; few and unpleasant have been the years of my life, nor have they attained the years that my fathers lived during the days of their sojourning."

natural Life » Is compared to » Grass

natural Life » Be not over-anxious to provide for its wants

Matthew 6:25

"For this reason I say to you, do not be worried about your life, as to what you will eat or what you will drink; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?

natural Life » Of others, not to be taken away

natural Life » Is compared to » A dream

Psalm 73:20

Like a dream when one awakes, O Lord, when aroused, You will despise their form.

natural Life » Is compared to » A hand-breadth

Psalm 39:5

"Behold, You have made my days as handbreadths, And my lifetime as nothing in Your sight; Surely every man at his best is a mere breath. Selah.

natural Life » Is compared to » A tale told

Psalm 90:9

For all our days have declined in Your fury; We have finished our years like a sigh.

natural Life » Is compared to » A vapor

natural Life » Is compared to » A sleep

Psalm 90:5

You have swept them away like a flood, they fall asleep; In the morning they are like grass which sprouts anew.

natural Life » The enjoyment of, consists not in abundance of possessions

natural Life » God's loving-kindness better than

natural Life » Should be spent in » The service of God

Luke 1:75

In holiness and righteousness before Him all our days.

natural Life » Is compared to » An eagle hasting to the prey

Job 9:26

"They slip by like reed boats, Like an eagle that swoops on its prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift post

Job 9:25

"Now my days are swifter than a runner; They flee away, they see no good.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift ship

Job 9:26

"They slip by like reed boats, Like an eagle that swoops on its prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A flower

Job 14:2

"Like a flower he comes forth and withers He also flees like a shadow and does not remain.

natural Life » Described as » Full of trouble

natural Life » Is compared to » A weaver's shuttle

natural Life » Is compared to » Wind

Job 7:7

"Remember that my life is but breath; My eye will not again see good.



New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org