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, as he that is wise may be profitable unto himself?
If thou sinnest, what doest thou against him? or if thy transgressions be multiplied, what doest thou unto him?
O my soul, thou hast said unto the LORD, Thou art my Lord: my goodness extendeth not to thee;
I will not reprove thee for thy sacrifices or thy burnt offerings, to have been continually before me.
Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; 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 feast days, and I will not smell in your solemn assemblies.
But go ye and learn what that meaneth, 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 his offspring.
Nevertheless he left not 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 whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the breath of all mankind.
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 set his heart upon man, if he gather unto himself his spirit and his breath;
These wait all upon thee; that thou mayest give them their meat in due season.
Thus saith God the LORD, he that created the heavens, and stretched them out; he that spread forth the earth, and that which cometh out of it; 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 should fail before me, and the souls which I have made.
The burden of the word of the LORD for Israel, saith the LORD, which stretcheth forth the heavens, and layeth the foundation of the earth, and formeth the spirit of man within him.
That ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust.
Or who hath first given to him, and it shall be recompensed unto him again?
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy;
I will take no bullock out of thy house, nor he goats out of thy folds.