Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Neither is worshipped with men's hands, as though he needed any thing, seeing he giveth to all life, and breath, and all things;
Can a man be profitable to God? surely it is unto himself that the wise man is profitable.
If thou sinnest, what doest thou against him? If thy transgressions be multiplied, what doest thou unto him?
Thou my soul hast said to Jehovah, Thou art the Lord: my goodness extendeth not to thee; --
I will not reprove thee for thy sacrifices, or thy burnt-offerings, continually before me;
Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Behold, mine anger and my fury shall be poured out upon this place; upon man, and upon beast, and upon the trees of the field, and upon the fruit of the ground; and it shall burn, and shall not be quenched.
I hate, I despise your feasts, and I will not smell a sweet odour in your solemn assemblies.
But go and learn what that is I will have mercy and not sacrifice; for I have not come to call righteous men but sinners.
for in him we live and move and exist; as also some of the poets amongst you have said, For we are also his offspring.
though indeed he did not leave himself without witness, doing good, and giving to you from heaven rain and fruitful seasons, filling your hearts with food and gladness.
And Jehovah Elohim formed Man, dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and Man became a living soul.
And they fell on their faces, and said, O God, the God of the spirits of all flesh! shall one man sin, and wilt thou be wroth with the whole assembly?
Let Jehovah, the God of the spirits of all flesh, set a man over the assembly,
In whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the spirit of all flesh of man.
All the while my breath is in me, and the spirit of +God is in my nostrils,
The Spirit of God hath made me, and the breath of the Almighty hath given me life.
If he only thought of himself, and gathered unto him his spirit and his breath,
These all look unto thee, that thou mayest give their food in its season:
Thus saith God, Jehovah, he that created the heavens and stretched them out, he that spread forth the earth and its productions, he that giveth breath unto the people upon it, and spirit to them that walk therein:
For I will not contend for ever, neither will I be always wroth; for the spirit would fail before me, and the souls which I have made.
The burden of the word of Jehovah concerning Israel. Thus saith Jehovah, who stretcheth out the heavens, and layeth the foundation of the earth, and formeth the spirit of man within him:
that ye may be the sons of your Father who is in the heavens; for he makes his sun rise on evil and good, and sends rain on just and unjust.
or who has first given to him, and it shall be rendered to him?
1 Timothy 6:17
Enjoin on those rich in the present age not to be high-minded, nor to trust on the uncertainty of riches; but in the God who affords us all things richly for our enjoyment;
I will take no bullock out of thy house, nor he-goats out of thy folds: