Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

In whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the breath of all mankind.

Mankind

General references

Bible References

Whose hand

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 wilt thou be wroth with all the congregation?
Daniel 5:23
but hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy lords, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine from them; and thou hast praised the gods of silver and gold, of brass, iron, wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified.
Acts 17:25
neither is he served by men's hands, as though he needed anything, seeing he himself giveth to all life, and breath, and all things;

The breath

Job 27:3
(For my life is yet whole in me, And the spirit of God is in my nostrils);
Job 34:14
If he set his heart upon himself, If he gather unto himself his spirit and his breath;
Genesis 2:7
And Jehovah God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
Genesis 6:17
And I, behold, I do bring the flood of waters upon this earth, to destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from under heaven; everything that is in the earth shall die.
Psalm 104:29
Thou hidest thy face, they are troubled; Thou takest away their breath, they die, And return to their dust.
Psalm 146:3
Put not your trust in princes, Nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help.

Mankind

John 3:6
That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.

General references

Genesis 1:25
And God made the beasts of the earth after their kind, and the cattle after their kind, and everything that creepeth upon the ground after its kind: and God saw that it was good.