Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For I will not contend for ever, neither will I be always wroth: for the spirit should fail before me, and the souls which I have made.

Bible References

I will not

Psalm 78:38
But he, being full of pity, has forgiveness for sin, and does not put an end to man: frequently turning back his wrath, and not being violently angry.
Psalm 85:5
Will you go on being angry with us for ever? will you keep your wrath against us through all the long generations?
Psalm 103:9
His feeling will no longer be bitter; he will not keep his wrath for ever.
Jeremiah 10:24
O Lord, put me right, but with wise purpose; not in your wrath, or you will make me small.
Micah 7:18
Who is a God like you, offering forgiveness for evil-doing and overlooking the sins of the rest of his heritage? he does not keep his wrath for ever, because his delight is in mercy.

The souls

Isaiah 42:5
God the Lord, even he who made the heavens, measuring them out on high; stretching out the earth, and giving its produce; he who gives breath to the people on it, and life to those who go about on it, says:
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?
Job 34:14
If he made his spirit come back to him, taking his breath into himself again,
Ecclesiastes 12:7
And the dust goes back to the earth as it was, and the spirit goes back to God who gave it.
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

Job 34:15
All flesh would come to an end together, and man would go back to the dust.
Isaiah 35:3
Make strong the feeble hands, give support to the shaking knees.
Lamentations 3:31
For the Lord does not give a man up for ever.
Mark 7:29
And he said to her, For this saying go your way; the evil spirit has gone out of your daughter.

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