Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.


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Ecclesiastes 12:1
So remember your Creator in the days of your youth:

Before the days of adversity come,
and the years approach when you will say,
“I have no delight in them”;
Job 13:26
For You record bitter accusations against me
and make me inherit the iniquities of my youth.
Psalm 25:7
Do not remember the sins of my youth
or my acts of rebellion;
in keeping with Your faithful love, remember me
because of Your goodness, Lord.
2 Peter 3:11
Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, it is clear what sort of people you should be in holy conduct and godliness


Psalm 90:7
For we are consumed by Your anger;
we are terrified by Your wrath.

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Job 20:11
His bones may be full of youthful vigor,
but will lie down with him in the grave.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Therefore, dear friends, since we have such promises, let us cleanse ourselves from every impurity of the flesh and spirit, completing our sanctification in the fear of God.
2 Timothy 2:22
Flee from youthful passions, and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.


Ecclesiastes 1:2
“Absolute futility,” says the Teacher.
“Absolute futility. Everything is futile.”
Psalm 39:5
You, indeed, have made my days short in length,
and my life span as nothing in Your sight.
Yes, every mortal man is only a vapor.Selah
Proverbs 22:15
Foolishness is tangled up in the heart of a youth;
the rod of discipline will drive it away from him.

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Ecclesiastes 1:2
“Absolute futility,” says the Teacher.
“Absolute futility. Everything is futile.”

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