Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou, Jehovah, of thy favor hadst made my mountain to stand strong: Thou didst hide thy face; I was troubled.
Wherefore hidest thou thy face, And holdest me for thine enemy?
When he giveth quietness, who then can condemn? And when he hideth his face, who then can behold him? Alike whether it be done unto a nation, or unto a man:
For the creation was subjected to vanity, not of its own will, but by reason of him who subjected it, in hope
His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; In that very day his thoughts perish.
If he set his heart upon himself, If he gather unto himself his spirit and his breath;
and the dust returneth to the earth as it was, and the spirit returneth unto God who gave it.
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;