Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thou turnest man to destruction; and sayest, Return, ye children of men.

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Psalm 104:29
Thou hidest thy face, they are troubled; thou takest away their breath, they expire and return to their dust.
Psalm 146:4
His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his purposes perish.
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.
Genesis 6:6
And Jehovah repented that he had made Man on the earth, and it grieved him in his heart.
Numbers 14:35
I Jehovah have spoken; I will surely do it unto all this evil assembly which have gathered together against me! in this wilderness they shall be consumed, and there they shall die.
Job 12:10
In whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the spirit of all flesh of man.
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.

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Job 10:5
Are thy days as the days of a mortal? are thy years as a man's days,