Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

(For we are but of yesterday, and know nothing, because our days upon earth are a shadow:)

General references

Bible References

We are but

Job 7:6
My days are swifter than a weaver's shuttle and they come to an end without hope.
Genesis 47:9
Jacob said to Pharaoh, "All the years of my travels are 130. All the years of my life have been few and painful; the years of my travels are not as long as those of my ancestors."
1 Chronicles 29:15
For we are resident foreigners and nomads in your presence, like all our ancestors; our days are like a shadow on the earth, without security.
Psalm 39:5
Look, you make my days short-lived, and my life span is nothing from your perspective. Surely all people, even those who seem secure, are nothing but vapor.
Psalm 90:4
Yes, in your eyes a thousand years are like yesterday that quickly passes, or like one of the divisions of the nighttime.
Psalm 102:11
My days are coming to an end, and I am withered like grass.
Psalm 144:4
People are like a vapor, their days like a shadow that disappears.

General references

Job 32:7
I said to myself, 'Age should speak, and length of years should make wisdom known.'

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