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;

General references

Bible References

The time

Job 14:1
As for man, the son of woman, his days are short and full of trouble.
Psalm 39:4
Lord, give me knowledge of my end, and of the measure of my days, so that I may see how feeble I am.
Psalm 103:15
As for man, his days are as grass: his beautiful growth is like the flower of the field.
Ecclesiastes 6:12
Who is able to say what is good for man in life all the days of his foolish life which he goes through like a shade? who will say what is to be after him under the sun?
Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatever comes to your hand to do with all your power, do it because there is no work, or thought, or knowledge, or wisdom in the place of the dead to which you are going.
Romans 13:11
See then that the time has come for you to be awake from sleep: for now is your salvation nearer than when you first had faith.
Hebrews 13:13
Let us then go out to him outside the circle of the tents, taking his shame on ourselves.
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is near: so be serious in your behaviour and keep on the watch with prayer;
2 Peter 3:8
But, my loved ones, keep in mind this one thing, that with the Lord one day is the same as a thousand years, and a thousand years are no more than one day.
1 John 2:17
And the world and its desires is coming to an end: but he who does God's pleasure is living for ever.

That both

Ecclesiastes 12:7
And the dust goes back to the earth as it was, and the spirit goes back to God who gave it.
Isaiah 24:1
See, the Lord is making the earth waste and unpeopled, he is turning it upside down, and sending the people in all directions.
Isaiah 40:6
A voice of one saying, Give a cry! And I said, What is my cry to be? All flesh is grass, and all its strength like the flower of the field.
James 4:13
How foolish it is to say, Today or tomorrow we will go into this town, and be there for a year and do business there and get wealth:
1 Peter 1:24
For it is said, All flesh is like grass, and all its glory like the flower of the grass. The grass becomes dry and the flower dead:

General references

Luke 14:20
And another said, I have been married, and so I am not able to come.
Hebrews 13:14
For here we have no fixed resting-place, but our search is for the one which is to come.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain