Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Swifter

Job 9:25
"Now my days are swifter than a runner. They flee away, they see no good,
Job 16:22
For when a few years are come, I shall go the way from whence I shall not return.
Job 17:11
My days are past, my plans are broken off, as are the thoughts of my heart.
Psalm 90:5
You sweep them away as they sleep. In the morning they sprout like new grass.
Psalm 102:11
My days are like a long shadow. I have withered like grass.
Psalm 103:15
As for man, his days are like grass. As a flower of the field, so he flourishes.
Psalm 144:4
Man is like a breath. His days are like a shadow that passes away.
Isaiah 38:12
My dwelling is removed, and is carried away from me like a shepherd's tent. I have rolled up, like a weaver, my life. He will cut me off from the loom. From day even to night you will make an end of me.
Isaiah 40:6
The voice of one saying, "Cry." One said, "What shall I cry?" "All flesh is like grass, and all its glory is like the flower of the field.
James 1:11
For the sun arises with the scorching wind, and withers the grass, and the flower in it falls, and the beauty of its appearance perishes. So also will the rich man fade away in his pursuits.
James 4:14
Whereas you do not know what tomorrow will be like. What is your life? For you are a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away.
1 Peter 1:24
For, "All flesh is like grass, and all it's glory like the flower in the grass. The grass withers, and its flower falls;

Without hope

Job 6:11
What is my strength, that I should wait? What is my end, that I should be patient?
Job 17:15
where then is my hope? As for my hope, who shall see it?
Proverbs 14:32
The wicked is brought down in his calamity, but in death, the righteous has a refuge.
Jeremiah 2:25
"Withhold your foot from being unshod, and your throat from thirst. But you said, 'It is in vain. No, for I have loved strangers, and I will go after them.'
Ephesians 2:12
that you were at that time separate from Christ, alienated from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of the promise, having no hope and without God in the world.
1 Peter 1:13
Therefore, prepare your minds for action, be sober and set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ?