Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it.

Bible References

God

Genesis 2:7
And the Lord God made man from the dust of the earth, breathing into him the breath of life: and man became a living soul.
Numbers 16:22
Then falling down on their faces they said, O God, the God of the spirits of all flesh, because of one man's sin will your wrath be moved against all the people?
Numbers 27:16
Let the Lord, the God of the spirits of all flesh, put a man at the head of this people,
Isaiah 57:16
For I will not give punishment for ever, or be angry without end: for from me breath goes out; and I it was who made the souls.
Jeremiah 38:16
So King Zedekiah gave his oath to Jeremiah secretly, saying, By the living Lord, who gave us our life, I will not put you to death, or give you up to these men who are desiring to take your life.
Zechariah 12:1
The word of the Lord about Israel. The Lord by whom the heavens are stretched out and the bases of the earth put in place, and the spirit of man formed inside him, has said:
Hebrews 12:9
And again, if the fathers of our flesh gave us punishment and had our respect, how much more will we be under the authority of the Father of spirits, and have life?

General references

Genesis 23:19
Then Abraham put Sarah his wife to rest in the hollow rock in the field of Machpelah near Mamre, that is, Hebron in the land of Canaan
Job 34:15
All flesh would come to an end together, and man would go back to the dust.
Zechariah 1:5
Your fathers, where are they? and the prophets, do they go on living for ever?

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain