Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
Know ye that Jehovah, he is God: It is he that hath made us, and we are his; We are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.
I will give thanks unto thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: Wonderful are thy works; And that my soul knoweth right well.
But now, O Jehovah, thou art our Father; we are the clay, and thou our potter; and we all are the work of thy hand.
(For my life is yet whole in me, And the spirit of God is in my nostrils);
The Spirit of God hath made me, And the breath of the Almighty giveth me life.
And when he had said this, he breathed on them, and saith unto them, Receive ye the Holy Spirit:
neither is he served by men's hands, as though he needed anything, seeing he himself giveth to all life, and breath, and all things;
all in whose nostrils was the breath of the spirit of life, of all that was on the dry land, died.
Who knoweth the spirit of man, whether it goeth upward, and the spirit of the beast, whether it goeth downward to the earth?
Cease ye from man, whose breath is in his nostrils; for wherein is he to be accounted of?
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 Jehovah, the God of the spirits of all flesh, appoint a man over the congregation,
The spirit of man is the lamp of Jehovah, Searching all his innermost parts.
The burden of the word of Jehovah concerning Israel. Thus'saith Jehovah, who stretcheth forth the heavens, and layeth the foundation of the earth, and formeth the spirit of man within him:
1 Corinthians 15:45
So also it is written, The first man Adam became a living soul. The last Adam became a life-giving spirit.
Furthermore, we had the fathers of our flesh to chasten us, and we gave them reverence: shall we not much rather be in subjection unto the Father of spirits, and live?