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
And he being compassionate will cover iniquity, and he will not destroy: and he multiplied to turn back his anger, and he will not rouse up all his wrath.
Psalm 85:5
Wilt thou be angry with us forever? wilt thou draw out thine anger to generation and generation?
Psalm 103:9
He will not contend forever; he will not keep forever.
Jeremiah 10:24
Correct me, O Jehovah, but in judgment, not in thy wrath, lest thou shalt make me small.
Micah 7:18
Who is God as thee, lifting up iniquity and passing by transgression to the remnant of his inheritance? he held not his anger forever for he delighted in mercy.

The souls

Isaiah 42:5
Thus said God Jehovah, creating the heavens and stretching them out; and spreading out the earth and its productions; giving breath to the people upon it, and spirit to those going upon it:
Numbers 16:22
And they shall fall upon their faces, and they will say, God, the God of the spirits for all flesh, shall one man sin, and wilt thou be angry against all the assembly.
Job 34:14
If he will set his heart to him, he will gather his spirit and his breath to him;
Ecclesiastes 12:7
And the dust shall turn back to the earth as it was, and the spirit shall turn back to God who gave it.
Jeremiah 38:16
And king Zedekiah will swear to Jeremiah in secret, saying, Jehovah lives who made to us this soul, if I shall put thee to death, and if I shall give thee into the hand of these men who are seeking thy soul
Zechariah 12:1
The Lifting up of the word of Jehovah for Israel, says Jehovah, stretching forth the heavens and founding the earth, and forming the spirit of man in the midst of him.
Hebrews 12:9
Since we truly have fathers of our flesh instructors, and we were influenced: shall we not rather be in subjection to the Father of spirits, and we shall live?

General references

Job 34:15
All flesh shall expire together, and man shall turn back to dust
Isaiah 35:3
Strengthen the relaxed hands and make firm the feeble knees.
Lamentations 3:31
For Jehovah will not cast of forever:
Mark 7:29
And he said to her, For this word retire; the demon has gone out of thy daughter.