Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But this I say, brethren, the time is short: it remaineth, that both they that have wives be as though they had none;

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Bible References

The time

Job 14:1
Man, that is born of a woman, Is of few days, and full of trouble.
Psalm 39:4
Jehovah, make me to know mine end, And the measure of my days, what it is; Let me know how frail I am.
Psalm 90:5
Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: In the morning they are like grass which groweth up.
Psalm 103:15
As for man, his days are as grass; As a flower of the field, so he flourisheth.
Ecclesiastes 6:12
For who knoweth what is good for man in his life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? for who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun?
Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in Sheol, whither thou goest.
Romans 13:11
And this, knowing the season, that already it is time for you to awake out of sleep: for now is salvation nearer to us than when we first believed.
Hebrews 13:13
Let us therefore go forth unto him without the camp, bearing his reproach.
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is at hand: be ye therefore of sound mind, and be sober unto prayer:
2 Peter 3:8
But forget not this one thing, beloved, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.
1 John 2:17
And the world passeth away, and the lust thereof: but he that doeth the will of God abideth for ever.

That both

Ecclesiastes 12:7
and the dust returneth to the earth as it was, and the spirit returneth unto God who gave it.
Isaiah 24:1
Behold, Jehovah maketh the earth empty, and maketh it waste, and turneth it upside down, and scattereth abroad the inhabitants thereof.
Isaiah 40:6
The voice of one saying, Cry. And one said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness thereof is as the flower of the field.
James 4:13
Come now, ye that say, To-day or to-morrow we will go into this city, and spend a year there, and trade, and get gain:
1 Peter 1:24
For, All flesh is as grass, And all the glory thereof as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower falleth:

General references

Luke 14:20
And another said, I have married a wife, and therefore I cannot come.
Hebrews 13:14
For we have not here an abiding city, but we seek after the city which is to come.