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
Yet, he, full of compassion, would put a propitiatory-covering over iniquity, and not destroy, - Yea, many a time, turned he back his anger, And would not stir up all his wrath.
Psalm 85:5
To times age-abiding, wilt thou be angry with us? Wilt thou prolong thine anger, from generation to generation?
Psalm 103:9
Not perpetually, will he contend, Nor age-abidingly, retain anger;
Jeremiah 10:24
Chastise me, O Yahweh But yet in measure, - Not in thine anger, lest thou make me few.
Micah 7:18
Who is a GOD like unto thee, taking away the iniquity - and passing over the transgression - of the remnant of his inheritance? He hath not held fast, perpetually, his anger, for, one who delighteth in lovingkindness, is he!

The souls

Isaiah 42:5
Thus, saith GOD himself - Yahweh, - Creator of the heavens that stretched them forth, Out-spreader of earth, and the products thereof, - Giver of breath to the people thereon, And of spirit to them who walk therein,
Numbers 16:22
And they fell upon their faces and said, O GOD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, - shall, one man, sin, and against all the assembly, wilt thou he wroth.
Job 34:14
If he should set against him his heart, His spirit and his inspiration, unto himself he should withdraw.
Ecclesiastes 12:7
And the dust return to the earth, as it was, - and, the spirit, return unto God, who gave it.
Jeremiah 38:16
So King Zedekiah aware unto Jeremiah secretly saying, - By the life of Yahweh who made for us, this soul, I will in no wise put thee to death, Neither will I deliver thee into the hand of these men who are seeking thy life.
Zechariah 12:1
The oracle of the word of Yahweh, on Israel, - Declareth Yahweh - Stretching out the heavens, and founding the earth, and fashioning the spirit of man within him:
Hebrews 12:9
Furthermore, indeed, the fathers of our flesh, we used to have, as administrators of discipline, and we used to pay deference: shall we not, much rather, submit ourselves to the Father of our spirits and, live?

General references

Job 34:15
All flesh together, would cease to breathe, and, the earth-born, unto dust, would return.
Isaiah 35:3
Strengthen ye the weak hands, - The trembling knees, make ye firm:
Lamentations 3:31
Surely My Lord, will not cast off, unto times age-abiding;
Mark 7:29
and he said to her - Because of this word, go thy way, the demon hath gone forth out of thy daughter;