Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return.

Bible References

In

Ecclesiastes 1:3
What profit hath man of all his labor wherein he laboreth under the sun?
Ephesians 4:28
Let him that stole steal no more: but rather let him labor, working with his hands the thing that is good, that he may have whereof to give to him that hath need.
1 Thessalonians 2:9
For ye remember, brethren, our labor and travail: working night and day, that we might not burden any of you, we preached unto you the gospel of God.
2 Thessalonians 3:10
For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, If any will not work, neither let him eat.

For dust

Genesis 2:7
And Jehovah God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
Genesis 18:27
And Abraham answered and said, Behold now, I have taken upon me to speak unto the Lord, who am but dust and ashes:

And

Genesis 23:4
I am a stranger and a sojourner with you. Give me a possession of a burying-place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.
Job 17:13
If I look for Sheol as my house; If I have spread my couch in the darkness;
Job 19:26
And after my skin, even this body , is destroyed, Then without my flesh shall I see God;
Job 21:26
They lie down alike in the dust, And the worm covereth them.
Job 34:15
All flesh shall perish together, And man shall turn again unto dust.
Psalm 22:15
My strength is dried up like a potsherd; And my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; And thou hast brought me into the dust of death.
Psalm 104:29
Thou hidest thy face, they are troubled; Thou takest away their breath, they die, And return to their dust.
Proverbs 21:16
The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding Shall rest in the assembly of the dead.
Ecclesiastes 3:20
All go unto one place; all are of the dust, and all turn to dust again.
Ecclesiastes 12:7
and the dust returneth to the earth as it was, and the spirit returneth unto God who gave it.
Daniel 12:2
And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.
Romans 5:12
Therefore, as through one man sin entered into the world, and death through sin; and so death passed unto all men, for that all sinned:--
1 Corinthians 15:21
For since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead.

General references

Genesis 23:19
And after this, Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre (the same is Hebron), in the land of Canaan.
Job 34:15
All flesh shall perish together, And man shall turn again unto dust.
Psalm 104:23
Man goeth forth unto his work And to his labor until the evening.
Ecclesiastes 3:10
I have seen the travail which God hath given to the sons of men to be exercised therewith.