Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And he, as a rotten thing, consumeth, as a garment that is moth eaten.

Bible References

And he

Job 30:17
“At night it pierces my bones within me,
And my gnawing pains take no rest.
Numbers 12:12
Oh, do not let her be like one dead, whose flesh is half eaten away when he comes from his mother’s womb!”

As a garment

Job 4:19
‘How much more those who dwell in houses of clay,
Whose foundation is in the dust,
Who are crushed before the moth!
Psalm 39:11
“With reproofs You chasten a man for iniquity;
You consume as a moth what is precious to him;
Surely every man is a mere breath. Selah.
Hosea 5:12
Therefore I am like a moth to Ephraim
And like rottenness to the house of Judah.