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 compassion, forgave their iniquity, and destroyed them not: yea, many a time turned he his anger away, and did not stir up all his wrath.
Psalm 85:5
Will you be angry with us forever? will you draw out your anger to all generations?
Psalm 103:9
He will not always chide: neither will he keep his anger forever.
Jeremiah 10:24
O LORD, correct me, but with justice; not in your anger, lest you bring me to nothing.
Micah 7:18
Who is a God like unto you, who pardons iniquity, and passes by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retains not his anger forever, because he delights in mercy.

The souls

Isaiah 42:5
Thus says God the LORD, he that created the heavens, and stretched them out; he that spread forth the earth, and that which comes out of it; he that gives breath unto the people upon it, and spirit to them that walk in it:
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 will you be angry with all the congregation?
Job 34:14
If he should set his heart upon man, if he should gather unto himself his spirit and his breath;
Ecclesiastes 12:7
Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it.
Jeremiah 38:16
So Zedekiah the king swore secretly unto Jeremiah, saying, As the LORD lives, that made us this soul, I will not put you to death, neither will I give you into the hand of these men that seek your life.
Zechariah 12:1
The burden of the word of the LORD concerning Israel, says the LORD, who stretches forth the heavens, and lays the foundation of the earth, and forms the spirit of man within him.
Hebrews 12:9
Furthermore we have had fathers of our flesh who corrected us, and we gave them reverence: shall we not much rather be in subjection unto the Father of spirits, and live?

General references

Job 34:15
All flesh would perish together, and man would turn again unto dust.
Isaiah 35:3
Strengthen you the weak hands, and make firm the feeble knees.
Lamentations 3:31
For the Lord will not cast off forever:
Mark 7:29
And he said unto her, For this saying go your way; the demon is gone out of your daughter.