Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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


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Whose hand

Numbers 16:22
And they fell on their faces, and said, O God, the God of the spirits of all flesh! shall one man sin, and wilt thou be wroth with the whole assembly?
Daniel 5:23
but hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of the heavens; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy nobles, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine in 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
nor is served by men's hands as needing something, himself giving to all life and breath and all things;

The breath

Job 27:3
All the while my breath is in me, and the spirit of +God is in my nostrils,
Job 34:14
If he only thought of himself, and gathered unto him his spirit and his breath,
Genesis 2:7
And Jehovah Elohim formed Man, dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and Man became a living soul.
Genesis 6:17
For I, behold, I bring a flood of waters on the earth, to destroy all flesh under the heavens in which is the breath of life: everything that is on the earth shall expire.
Psalm 104:29
Thou hidest thy face, they are troubled; thou takest away their breath, they expire and return to their dust.
Psalm 146:3
Put not confidence in nobles, in a son of man, in whom there is no salvation.


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

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Genesis 1:25
And God made the beast of the earth after its kind, and the cattle after their kind, and every creeping thing of the ground after its kind. And God saw that it was good.