9 Bible Verses about Life Expectancy, Today
Most Relevant Verses
Our lives last seventy years
or, if we are strong, eighty years.
Even the best of them are struggle and sorrow;
indeed, they pass quickly and we fly away.
Barzillai replied to the king, “How many years of my life are left that I should go up to Jerusalem with the king? I’m now 80 years old. Can I discern what is pleasant and what is not? Can your servant taste what he eats or drinks? Can I still hear the voice of male and female singers? Why should your servant be an added burden to my lord the king?
You don’t even know what tomorrow will bring—what your life will be! For you are like smoke that appears for a little while, then vanishes.
And the Lord said, “My Spirit will not remain with mankind forever, because they are corrupt. Their days will be 120 years.”
Since man’s days are determined
and the number of his months depends on You,
and since You have set limits he cannot pass,
The course of my life is in Your power;
deliver me from the power of my enemies
and from my persecutors.
The day is Yours, also the night;
You established the moon and the sun. You set all the boundaries of the earth;
You made summer and winter.
Your eyes saw me when I was formless;
all my days were written in Your book and planned
before a single one of them began.
From one man He has made every nationality to live over the whole earth and has determined their appointed times and the boundaries of where they live.
- Age, Span Of Life
- Giving, Of Time
- God Saves From Sin And Death
- Interracial Marriage
- Last Things
- Life, Human
- Old Age, Attainment Of
- Providence, Of God In Circumstances
- Seasons, Of Life
- Waiting For God's Timing