Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But we are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses are as filthy rags; and we all do fade as a leaf; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away.

General references

Bible References

Are all

Isaiah 6:5
Then said I, Woe is me! for I am undone; because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips: for mine eyes have seen the King, Jehovah of hosts.
Isaiah 53:6
All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and Jehovah hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.
Job 14:4
Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.
Job 15:14
What is man, that he should be clean? And he that is born of a woman, that he should be righteous?
Job 25:4
How then can man be just with God? Or how can he be clean that is born of a woman?
Job 40:4
Behold, I am of small account; What shall I answer thee? I lay my hand upon my mouth.
Job 42:5
I had heard of thee by the hearing of the ear; But now mine eye seeth thee:
Psalm 51:5
Behold, I was brought forth in iniquity; And in sin did my mother conceive me.
Romans 7:18
For I know that in me, that is, in my flesh, dwelleth no good thing: for to will is present with me, but to do that which is good is not.
Ephesians 2:1
And you did he make alive, when ye were dead through your trespasses and sins,
Titus 3:3
For we also once were foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, hating one another.

All our

Isaiah 57:12
I will declare thy righteousness; and as for thy works, they shall not profit thee.
Zechariah 3:3
Now Joshua was clothed with filthy garments, and was standing before the angel.
Philippians 3:9
and be found in him, not having a righteousness of mine own, even that which is of the law, but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness which is from God by faith:
Revelation 3:17
Because thou sayest, I am rich, and have gotten riches, and have need of nothing; and knowest not that thou art the wretched one and miserable and poor and blind and naked:
Revelation 7:13
And one of the elders answered, saying unto me, These that are arrayed in white robes, who are they, and whence came they?

We all

Isaiah 40:6
The voice of one saying, Cry. And one said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness thereof is as the flower of the field.
Psalm 90:5
Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: In the morning they are like grass which groweth up.
James 1:10
and the rich, in that he is made low: because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.
1 Peter 1:24
For, All flesh is as grass, And all the glory thereof as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower falleth:

Our iniquities

Isaiah 57:13
When thou criest, let them that thou hast gathered deliver thee; but the wind shall take them, a breath shall carry them all away: but he that taketh refuge in me shall possess the land, and shall inherit my holy mountain.
Psalm 1:4
The wicked are not so, But are like the chaff which the wind driveth away.
Jeremiah 4:11
At that time shall it be said to this people and to Jerusalem, A hot wind from the bare heights in the wilderness toward the daughter of my people, not to winnow, nor to cleanse;
Hosea 4:19
The wind hath wrapped her up in its wings; and they shall be put to shame because of their sacrifices.
Zechariah 5:8
And he said, This is Wickedness: and he cast her down into the midst of the ephah; and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth thereof.

General references

Zechariah 3:3
Now Joshua was clothed with filthy garments, and was standing before the angel.
Luke 17:10
Even so ye also, when ye shall have done all the things that are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants; we have done that which it was our duty to do.