Natural Life

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Genesis 2:9

And out of the ground Jehovah Elohim made every tree grow that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food; and the tree of life, in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.

Proverbs 3:22

so shall they be life unto thy soul, and grace unto thy neck.

Ecclesiastes 3:19

For what befalleth the children of men befalleth beasts; even one thing befalleth them: as the one dieth, so dieth the other, and they have all one breath; and man hath no pre-eminence above the beast: for all is vanity.

Romans 6:19

I speak humanly on account of the weakness of your flesh. For even as ye have yielded your members in bondage to uncleanness and to lawlessness unto lawlessness, so now yield your members in bondage to righteousness unto holiness.

Jude 1:19

These are they who set themselves apart, natural men, not having the Spirit.

John 14:19

Yet a little and the world sees me no longer; but ye see me; because I live ye also shall live.

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natural Life » Should be laid down, if necessary, for Christ

natural Life » Cares and pleasures of, dangerous

natural Life » The wicked have their portion of good, during

Luke 16:25

But Abraham said, Child, recollect that thou hast fully received thy good things in thy lifetime, and likewise Lazarus evil things. But now he is comforted here, and thou art in suffering.

Psalm 17:14

From men who are thy hand, O Jehovah, from men of this age: their portion is in this life, and their belly thou fillest with thy hid treasure; they have their fill of sons, and leave the rest of their substance to their children.

natural Life » Of saints, specially protected by God

1 Peter 3:13

And who shall injure you if ye have become imitators of that which is good?

natural Life » Shortness of, should lead to spiritual improvement

Deuteronomy 32:29

Oh that they had been wise! they would have understood this, They would have considered their latter end!

natural Life » Should be spent in » Living unto God

Romans 14:8

For both if we should live, it is to the Lord we live; and if we should die, it is to the Lord we die: both if we should live then, and if we should die, we are the Lord's.

natural Life » Forfeited by sin

Genesis 3:17-19

And to Adam he said, Because thou hast hearkened to the voice of thy wife, and eaten of the tree of which I commanded thee saying, Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed be the ground on thy account; with toil shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life; and thorns and thistles shall it yield thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of the field. In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, until thou return to the ground: for out of it wast thou taken. For dust thou art; and unto dust shalt thou return.

natural Life » Should be spent in » Peace

natural Life » Obedience to parents, tends to prolong

Proverbs 4:10

Hear, my son, and receive my sayings, and the years of thy life shall be multiplied.

natural Life » Miraculously restored by Christ

Matthew 9:18

As he spoke these things to them, behold, a ruler coming in did homage to him, saying, My daughter has by this died; but come and lay thy hand upon her and she shall live.

natural Life » Saints have true enjoyment of

natural Life » Sometimes prolonged, in answer to prayer

Isaiah 38:2-5

And Hezekiah turned his face to the wall, and prayed to Jehovah, and said, Ah, Jehovah, remember, I beseech thee, how I have walked before thee in truth and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah wept much. And the word of Jehovah came to Isaiah, saying, read more.
Go and say to Hezekiah, Thus saith Jehovah, the God of David thy father: I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears: behold, I will add to thy days fifteen years.

natural Life » Should be taken all due care of

Matthew 10:23

But when they persecute you in this city, flee to the other; for verily I say to you, Ye shall not have completed the cities of Israel until the Son of man be come.

Acts 27:34

Wherefore I exhort you to partake of food, for this has to do with your safety; for not a hair from the head of any one of you shall perish.

natural Life » Should be laid down, if necessary, for the brethren

Romans 16:4

(who for my life staked their own neck; to whom not I only am thankful, but also all the assemblies of the nations,)

natural Life » God is the author of

natural Life » Is in the hand of God

Daniel 5:23

but hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of the heavens; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy nobles, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; and thou hast praised the gods of silver and gold, of brass, iron, wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified:

natural Life » God preserves

Psalm 66:9

Who hath set our soul in life, and suffereth not our feet to be moved.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The preservation of

John 2:6

Now there were standing there six stone water-vessels, according to the purification of the Jews, holding two or three measures each.

natural Life » Described as » Short

Psalm 89:47

Remember, as regards me, what life is. Wherefore hast thou created all the children of men to be vanity?

natural Life » Of the wicked, not specially protected by God

Psalm 78:50

He made a way for his anger; he spared not their soul from death, but gave their life over to the pestilence;

Job 36:6

He saveth not the wicked alive; but he doeth justice to the afflicted.

natural Life » The value of

Job 2:4

And Satan answered Jehovah and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man hath will he give for his life;

natural Life » Should be spent in » Doing good

Ecclesiastes 3:12

I know that there is nothing good for them but to rejoice and to do well in their life;

natural Life » Is compared to » A shadow

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knoweth what is good for man in life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? for who can tell man what shall be after him under the sun?

natural Life » Described as » Limited

Job 7:1

Hath not man a life of labour upon earth? and are not his days like the days of a hireling?

natural Life » Described as » Vain

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knoweth what is good for man in life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? for who can tell man what shall be after him under the sun?

natural Life » Obedience to God, tends to prolong

Deuteronomy 30:20

in loving Jehovah thy God, in hearkening to his voice, and in cleaving to him for this is thy life and the length of thy days that thou mayest dwell in the land which Jehovah swore unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give them.

natural Life » We know not what is good for us in

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knoweth what is good for man in life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? for who can tell man what shall be after him under the sun?

natural Life » The dissatisfied despise

Ecclesiastes 2:17

And I hated life; for the work that is wrought under the sun was grievous unto me; for all is vanity and pursuit of the wind.

natural Life » Sometimes judicially shortened

1 Samuel 2:32-33

And thou shalt see an oppressor in my habitation, amidst all the good that shall be done to Israel; and there shall not be an old man in thy house for ever. And the man of thine whom I shall not cut off from mine altar, shall be to cause thine eyes to fail and to grieve thy soul; and all the increase of thy house shall die in their vigour.

natural Life » Is compared to » Water spilt on the ground

2 Samuel 14:14

For we must needs die, and are as water spilt on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again; and God has not taken away his life, but devises means that the banished one be not expelled from him.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The supply of its wants

natural Life » Described as » Uncertain

James 4:13-15

Go to now, ye who say, To-day or to-morrow will we go into such a city and spend a year there, and traffic and make gain, ye who do not know what will be on the morrow, (for what is your life? It is even a vapour, appearing for a little while, and then disappearing,) instead of your saying, If the Lord should so will and we should live, we will also do this or that.

natural Life » Preserved by discretion

natural Life » Should be spent in » The fear of God

natural Life » Is compared to » A thread cut by the weaver

Isaiah 38:12

Mine age is departed, and is removed from me as a shepherd's tent. I have cut off like a weaver my life. He separateth me from the thrum: from day to night thou wilt make an end of me.

natural Life » Is compared to » A shepherd's tent removed

Isaiah 38:18

For not Sheol shall praise thee, nor death celebrate thee; they that go down into the pit do not hope for thy truth.

natural Life » Is compared to » A pilgrimage

Genesis 47:9

And Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my sojourning are a hundred and thirty years. Few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they do not attain to the days of the years of the life of my fathers, in the days of their sojourning.

natural Life » Is compared to » Grass

natural Life » Be not over-anxious to provide for its wants

natural Life » Of others, not to be taken away

natural Life » Is compared to » A dream

Psalm 73:20

As a dream, when one awaketh, wilt thou, Lord, on arising despise their image.

natural Life » Is compared to » A hand-breadth

Psalm 39:5

Behold, thou hast made my days as hand-breadths, and my lifetime is as nothing before thee; verily, every man, even the high placed, is altogether vanity. Selah.

natural Life » Is compared to » A tale told

Psalm 90:9

For all our days pass away in thy wrath: we spend our years as a passing thought.

natural Life » Is compared to » A vapor

natural Life » Is compared to » A sleep

Psalm 90:5

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

natural Life » The enjoyment of, consists not in abundance of possessions

natural Life » God's loving-kindness better than

natural Life » Should be spent in » The service of God

Luke 1:75

in piety and righteousness before him all our days.

natural Life » Is compared to » An eagle hasting to the prey

Job 9:26

They pass by like skiffs of reed; as an eagle that swoops upon the prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift post

Job 9:25

And my days are swifter than a runner: they flee away, they see no good.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift ship

Job 9:26

They pass by like skiffs of reed; as an eagle that swoops upon the prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A flower

Job 14:2

He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down; and he fleeth as a shadow, and continueth not.

natural Life » Described as » Full of trouble

natural Life » Is compared to » A weaver's shuttle

natural Life » Is compared to » Wind

Job 7:7

Remember thou that my life is wind; mine eye shall no more see good.