Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


There is no man that hath power over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither hath he power in the day of death: and there is no discharge in that war; neither shall wickedness deliver those that are given to it.

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Ecclesiastes 3:21
For no one knows [whether] the spirit of a human ascends [to heaven] and [whether] the spirit of the beast descends to the ground!
2 Samuel 14:14
For {we must certainly die}, and [we are] as the waters spilled to the ground which cannot be gathered. God will not take a life but devises plans for a banished person not to be cast out from him.
Job 14:5
If his days [are] determined, the number of his months [is] with you; you have appointed his boundaries, and he cannot cross [them].
Job 34:14
If he should set his heart to it, and he should gather his spirit and his breath to himself,
Psalm 49:6
those who trust their wealth and boast about the abundance of their riches?
Psalm 89:48
What man can live [on] and not see death? Can he deliver his life from the {power} of Sheol? Selah
Hebrews 9:27
And {just as} it is destined for people to die once, and after this, judgment,


1 Corinthians 15:43
It is sown in dishonor, it is raised in glory. It is sown in weakness, it is raised in power.
2 Corinthians 13:4
For indeed, he was crucified because of weakness, but he lives because of the power of God. For we also are weak in him, but we will live together with him because of the power of God toward you.


Deuteronomy 20:1
"If you go out to war against your enemies and you see a horse and a chariot, {an army} larger that you, you shall not be afraid because of them; for Yahweh your God [is] with you, the one who brought you from the land of Egypt.
2 Kings 7:15
and they went after them to the Jordan. Look, all of the way [was] littered with clothes and equipment which [the] Arameans had thrown away in their haste. Then the messengers returned and told the king.


Psalm 9:17
[The] wicked shall turn back to Sheol, all [the] nations forgetting God,
Psalm 52:5
but God will pull you down forever. He will snatch you and tear you away from [your] tent, and [he] will uproot you from [the] land of [the] living. Selah
Psalm 73:18
Surely you set them on slippery places. You cause them to fall onto ruin.
Proverbs 14:32
By his evildoing, the wicked will be overthrown, and the righteous will find refuge in his death.
Isaiah 28:15
Because you have said, "We have {made} a covenant with death, and we have made an agreement with Sheol. [The] overwhelming flood, when it passes through, will not come to us, for we have made lies our refuge, and we have hidden ourselves in falsehood."

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Ecclesiastes 12:8
"Vanity of vanity!" says the Teacher. "Everything [is] vanity!"