Then the Lord God formed man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath or spirit of life, and man became a living being.
In the sweat of your face shall you eat bread until you return to the ground, for out of it you were taken; for dust you are and to dust you shall return.
How much more those who dwell in houses (bodies) of clay, whose foundations are in the dust, who are crushed like the moth.
See, this is the joy of going the way [of the ungodly]! And from the dust others will spring up [to take his place].
Abraham answered, Behold now, I who am but dust and ashes have taken upon myself to speak to the Lord.
For He knows our frame, He [earnestly] remembers and imprints [on His heart] that we are dust.
1 Corinthians 15:47
The first man [was] from out of earth, made of dust (earthly-minded); the second Man [is] the Lord from out of heaven.
1 Corinthians 15:48
Now those who are made of the dust are like him who was first made of the dust (earthly-minded); and as is [the Man] from heaven, so also [are those] who are of heaven (heavenly-minded).
1 Corinthians 15:49
And just as we have borne the image [of the man] of dust, so shall we and so let us also bear the image [of the Man] of heaven.