Beauty, Temporal Nature Of
Most Relevant Verses
ForAll flesh is like grass,
and all its glorylike a flower of the grass.
The grass withers, and the flower falls,
In fact, what had been glorious is not glorious now by comparison because of the glory that surpasses it. For if what was fading away was glorious, what endures will be even more glorious. Therefore, having such a hope, we use great boldness. read more.
We are not like Moses, who used to put a veil over his face so that the Israelites could not stare at the the end of what was fading away,
Woe to the majestic crown of Ephraim’s drunkards,
and to the fading flower of its beautiful splendor,
which is on the summit above the rich valley.
Woe to those overcome with wine.
Like sheep they are headed for Sheol;
Death will shepherd them.
The upright will rule over them in the morning,
and their form will waste away in Sheol,
far from their lofty abode.