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 unto God? For he that is wise is profitable unto himself.
If thou dost sin, what hast thou done against him? Or if thy rebellion is multiplied, what doest thou unto him?
I said unto the LORD, Thou art my goodness: I have no goodness apart from thee;
I will not reprove thee regarding thy sacrifices; thy burnt offerings are continually before me.
Therefore thus hath the Lord GOD said: Behold, my 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 solemnities, and I will not savour your assemblies.
Therefore go ye and learn what this is, I will have mercy and not sacrifice, for I am not come to call the righteous but sinners to repentance.
for in him we live and move and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also of his lineage.
Nevertheless he did not leave himself without witness, in that he did good and gave us rain from heaven and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.
And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and man became a living soul.
And they fell upon their faces and said, O God, the God of the spirits of all flesh, shall one man sin and wilt thou be wroth with all the congregation?
Let the LORD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, set a man over the congregation,
In his hand is the soul of every living thing and the spirit of all flesh of man.
that all the while my breath is in me, and the spirit of God is in my nostrils,
The Spirit of God made me, and the breath of the Almighty gave me life.
If he were to set his heart upon man and gather unto himself his spirit and his breath,
These wait all upon thee, that thou may give them their food in due season.
Thus saith God the LORD, the Creator of the heavens and he that stretches them out; he that spreads forth the earth and that which comes out of it; he that gives breath unto the people upon it and spirit to those that walk therein:
For I will not contend for ever, neither will I be always wroth: for by me is the spirit covered by the body, and I have made the souls.
The burden of the word of the LORD upon Israel, said the LORD, who stretches forth the heavens and lays the foundation of the earth and forms the spirit of man within him.
that ye may be sons of your Father who is in the heavens, for he makes his sun to rise on the evil and on the good and sends rain on the just and on the unjust.
Or who has first given unto him, that it be recompensed unto him again?
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge those that are rich in this world, that they not be highminded, not placing their hope in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who gives us richly all things to enjoy;
I will take no bullock out of thy house, nor he goats out of thy folds.