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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Bible References


Job 9:26
They are passed away as the ships of Ebeh as the eagle that throws himself on the prey.
Job 22:16
Who were cut down out of time, whose foundation was overflown with a flood.
Job 27:20
Terrors shall take hold on him as waters; a whirlwind shall carry him away in the night.
Isaiah 8:7
now therefore, behold, the Lord brings up upon them the waters of the river, strong and many, even the king of Assyria and all his power, and he shall come up over all his channels and go over all his banks:
Jeremiah 46:7
Who is this that comes up as a flood, whose waters move as rivers?

As a sleep

Psalm 73:20
As the dream of one who awakes; so, O Lord, when thou shalt rise up, thou shalt despise their appearances.
Isaiah 29:7
And the multitude of all the Gentiles that shall fight against Ariel, even all that shall fight against her and their siege weapons, and those that shall distress her, shall be as a dream of a night vision.


Psalm 103:15
As for man, his days are as grass; as an open flower of the field, so he blossoms.
Isaiah 40:6
The voice that said, Cry. And I said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the mercy thereof is as the open flower of the field:
James 1:10
and he who is rich, in his low status, because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.
1 Peter 1:24
For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withers, and its flower 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.