Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

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Job 9:26
They are passed away as the swift ships, as the eagle that swoops on the prey.
Job 22:16
Who were snatched away before their time, whose foundation was poured out as a stream,
Job 27:20
Terrors overtake him like waters. A tempest steals him away in the night.
Isaiah 8:7
now therefore, behold, LORD brings up upon them the waters of the River, strong and many, [even] the king of Assyria and all his glory. And it shall come up over all its channels, and go over all its banks,
Jeremiah 46:7
Who is this that rises up like the Nile, whose waters toss themselves like the rivers?

As a sleep

Psalm 73:20
As a dream from awakening, O LORD, when thou waken, thou will despise their form.
Isaiah 29:7
And the multitude of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her stronghold, and that distress her, shall be as a dream, a vision of the night.


Psalm 103:15
As for man, his days are as grass, as a flower of the field, so he flourishes.
Isaiah 40:6
The voice said, Cry. And he said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness of it is as the flower of the field.
James 1:10
but the rich in his lowliness, because as a flower of grass he will pass away.
1 Peter 1:24
Because all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as a flower of grass. The grass withers, and the flower of it falls away,

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Psalm 37:2
For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb.