Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.

Bible References

A vapour

James 1:10
and he who is rich, in his low status, because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.
Job 7:6
My days are swifter than a weaver's shuttle and are spent without hope.
Job 9:25
Now my days are swifter than a post; they fled away, they never saw good.
Job 14:1
Man that is born of a woman is of few days and full of trouble.
Psalm 39:5
Behold, thou hast made my days as a handbreadth, and my age is as nothing before thee; verily every man that lives is altogether vanity. Selah.
Psalm 89:47
Remember how short my time is; why hast thou made all men subject to vanity?
Psalm 90:5
Thou dost cause them to pass by as the waters of a river; they are as a dream, which is strong in the morning like grass.
Psalm 102:3
For my days are consumed like smoke, and my bones are burned as in a hearth.
Isaiah 38:12
My dwelling place has been moved and is removed from me as a shepherd's tent; he has cut off my life like a weaver: he has cut me off with sickness: between the day and the night thou shalt consume me.
1 Peter 1:24
For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withers, and its flower falls away,
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is at hand; be ye, therefore, temperate and watch unto prayer.
1 John 2:17
And the world passes away and the lust thereof, but he that does the will of God abides for ever.