Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


What man is he that desireth life, and loveth many days, that he may see good?

General references

Bible References


Psalm 21:4
He made request to you for life, and you gave it to him, long life for ever and ever.
Psalm 91:16
With long life will he be rewarded; and I will let him see my salvation.
Deuteronomy 6:2
So that living in the fear of the Lord your God, you may keep all his laws and his orders, which I give you: you and your son and your son's son, all the days of your life; and so that your life may be long.
Deuteronomy 30:20
In loving the Lord your God, hearing his voice and being true to him: for he is your life and by him will your days be long: so that you may go on living in the land which the Lord gave by an oath to your fathers, Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.
1 Peter 3:10
For it is said, Let the man who has a love of life, desiring to see good days, keep his tongue from evil and his lips from words of deceit:

That he

Psalm 4:6
There are numbers who say, Who will do us any good? the light of his face has gone from us.
Job 7:7
O, keep in mind that my life is wind: my eye will never again see good.
Ecclesiastes 2:3
I made a search with my heart to give pleasure to my flesh with wine, still guiding my heart with wisdom, and to go after foolish things, so that I might see what was good for the sons of men to do under the heavens all the days of their life.
Ecclesiastes 12:13
This is the last word. All has been said. Have fear of God and keep his laws; because this is right for every man.

General references

Job 32:7
I said to myself, It is right for the old to say what is in their minds, and for those who are far on in years to give out wisdom.

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