Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: in the morning they are like grass which groweth up.

General references

Bible References

Thou

Job 9:26
“They slip by like reed boats,
Like an eagle that swoops on its prey.
Job 22:16
Who were snatched away before their time,
Whose foundations were washed away by a river?
Job 27:20
Terrors overtake him like a flood;
A tempest steals him away in the night.
Isaiah 8:7
“Now therefore, behold, the Lord is about to bring on them the strong and abundant waters of the Euphrates,
Even the king of Assyria and all his glory;
And it will rise up over all its channels and go over all its banks.
Jeremiah 46:7
Who is this that rises like the Nile,
Like the rivers whose waters surge about?

As a sleep

Psalm 73:20
Like a dream when one awakes,
O Lord, when aroused, You will despise their form.
Isaiah 29:7
And the multitude of all the nations who wage war against Ariel,
Even all who wage war against her and her stronghold, and who distress her,
Will be like a dream, a vision of the night.

Morning

Psalm 103:15
As for man, his days are like grass;
As a flower of the field, so he flourishes.
Isaiah 40:6
A voice says, “Call out.”
Then he answered, “What shall I call out?”
All flesh is grass, and all its loveliness is like the flower of the field.
James 1:10
and the rich man is to glory in his humiliation, because like flowering grass he will pass away.
1 Peter 1:24
For,
All flesh is like grass,
And all its glory like the flower of grass.
The grass withers,
And the flower falls off,

General references

Psalm 37:2
For they will wither quickly like the grass
And fade like the green herb.