Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thou hidest thy face, they are troubled: thou takest away their breath, they die, and return to their dust.

Bible References


Psalm 30:7
Jehovah, by thy favour thou hadst made my mountain to stand strong: thou didst hide thy face; I was troubled.
Job 13:24
Wherefore dost thou hide thy face, and countest me for thine enemy?
Job 34:29
When he giveth quietness, who then will disturb? and when he hideth his face, who shall behold him? and this towards a nation, or towards a man alike;
Romans 8:20
for the creature has been made subject to vanity, not of its will, but by reason of him who has subjected the same, in hope

Thou takest

Psalm 146:4
His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his purposes perish.
Job 34:14
If he only thought of himself, and gathered unto him his spirit and his breath,
Ecclesiastes 12:7
and the dust return to the earth as it was, and the spirit return unto God who gave it.
Acts 17:25
nor is served by men's hands as needing something, himself giving to all life and breath and all things;


Psalm 90:3
Thou makest mortal man to return to dust, and sayest, Return, children of men.
Genesis 3:19
In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, until thou return to the ground: for out of it wast thou taken. For dust thou art; and unto dust shalt thou return.