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 spirit, they cease to exist and return to their dust.
Psalm 146:4
His spirit shall go forth, he shall return to his earth; in that very day all his thoughts shall perish.
Genesis 3:19
in the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread until thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken, for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return.
Genesis 6:6
And the LORD repented of having made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.
Numbers 14:35
I, the LORD, have spoken, I will surely do it unto all this evil congregation that are gathered together against me; in this wilderness they shall be consumed, and there they shall die.
Job 12:10
In his hand is the soul of every living thing and the spirit of all flesh of man.
Job 34:14
If he were to set his heart upon man and gather unto himself his spirit and his breath,
Ecclesiastes 12:7
and the dust returns to the earth as it was before and the spirit returns unto God who gave it.

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