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.
Acknowledge that the Lord is God! He made us and we belong to him; we are his people, the sheep of his pasture.
I will give you thanks because your deeds are awesome and amazing. You knew me thoroughly;
Yet, Lord, you are our father. We are the clay, and you are our potter; we are all the product of your labor.
for while my spirit is still in me, and the breath from God is in my nostrils,
The Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life.
And after he said this, he breathed on them and said, "Receive the Holy Spirit.
nor is he served by human hands, as if he needed anything, because he himself gives life and breath and everything to everyone.
Everything on dry land that had the breath of life in its nostrils died.
Who really knows if the human spirit ascends upward, and the animal's spirit descends into the earth?
Stop trusting in human beings, whose life's breath is in their nostrils. For why should they be given special consideration?
Then they threw themselves down with their faces to the ground and said, "O God, the God of the spirits of all people, will you be angry with the whole community when only one man sins?"
"Let the Lord, the God of the spirits of all humankind, appoint a man over the community,
The human spirit is like the lamp of the Lord, searching all his innermost parts.
The revelation of the word of the Lord concerning Israel: The Lord -- he who stretches out the heavens and lays the foundations of the earth, who forms the human spirit within a person -- says,
1 Corinthians 15:45
So also it is written, "The first man, Adam, became a living person"; the last Adam became a life-giving spirit.
Besides, we have experienced discipline from our earthly fathers and we respected them; shall we not submit ourselves all the more to the Father of spirits and receive life?