and the dust returns to the earth as it was before and the spirit returns unto God who gave it.
in the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread until thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken, for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return.
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.
If he were to set his heart upon man and gather unto himself his spirit and his breath,
His spirit shall go forth, he shall return to his earth; in that very day all his thoughts shall perish.
All go unto one place; all are of the dust, and all shall turn to dust again.
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.
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?
Thou dost turn unto man until he is broken and thou saith, Become converted, ye sons of Adam.
And many of those that sleep in the dust of the earth shall be awakened, some for eternal life, and some for shame and everlasting confusion.
And Abraham answered and said, Behold now, I have taken upon me to speak unto the Lord, who am but dust and ashes;
How much more with those that dwell in houses of clay, whose foundation is in the dust, who shall be crushed by the moth!
And why dost thou not take away my rebellion and pass over my iniquity? For now I shall sleep in the dust; and if thou shalt seek me in the morning, I shall not be found.
His bones are full of the sins of his youth, which shall be buried with him in the dust.
So Zedekiah the king swore secretly unto Jeremiah, saying, As the LORD lives, that made us this soul, I will not put thee to death, neither will I give thee into the hand of these men that seek thy life.
Furthermore, we have had fathers of our flesh who corrected us, and we gave them reverence; is it not much better to be in subjection to the Father of spirits, and we shall live?
to the congregation of the called out ones of the firstborn, who are registered in the heavens and to God the Judge of all and to the spirits of just men made perfect