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Natural Life

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1 Corinthians 15:46

But that was not first which is spiritual, but that which is natural; and afterward that which is spiritual.

Ecclesiastes 7:14

In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity consider: God also has set the one over against the other, to the end that man should find nothing that will come after him.

Genesis 2:9

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

Proverbs 3:22

So shall they be life unto your soul, and grace to your neck.

Ecclesiastes 3:19

For that which befalls the sons of men befalls beasts; the same thing befalls them: as the one dies, so dies the other; yea, they have all one breath; so that a man has no advantage over a beast: for all is vanity.

Romans 6:19

I speak after the manner of men because of the weakness of your flesh: for as you have yielded your members servants to uncleanness and to iniquity unto iniquity; even so now yield your members servants to righteousness unto holiness.

Ecclesiastes 7:12

For wisdom is a defense, and money is a defense: but the excellence of knowledge is, that wisdom gives life to them that have it.

Jude 1:19

These are they who separate themselves, sensual, having not the Spirit.

John 14:19

Yet a little while, and the world sees me no more; but you see me: because I live, you shall live also.

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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, Son, remember that you in your lifetime received your good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things: but now he is comforted, and you are tormented.

Psalm 17:14

From men by your hand, O LORD, from men of the world, who have their portion in this life, and whose belly you fill with your hid treasure: they are full of children, and leave the rest of their substance to their babes.

Luke 6:24

But woe unto you that are rich! for you have received your consolation.

natural Life » Of saints, specially protected by God

1 Peter 3:13

And who is he that will harm you, if you be followers of that which is good?

Job 2:6

And the LORD said unto Satan, Behold, he is in your hand; but spare his life.

Acts 18:10

For I am with you, and no man shall set on you to hurt you: for I have many people in this city.

natural Life » Shortness of, should lead to spiritual improvement

Deuteronomy 32:29

O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!

natural Life » Should be spent in » Living unto God

Romans 14:8

For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord's.

natural Life » Forfeited by sin

Genesis 3:17-19

And unto Adam he said, Because you have listened unto the voice of your wife, and have eaten of the tree, of which I commanded you, saying, You shall not eat of it: cursed is the ground for your sake; in sorrow shall you eat of it all the days of your life; Thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to you; and you shall eat the plants of the field; In the sweat of your face shall you eat bread, till you return unto the ground; for out of it were you taken: for dust you are, and unto dust shall you return.

natural Life » Should be spent in » Peace

natural Life » Obedience to parents, tends to prolong

Proverbs 4:10

Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings; and the years of your life shall be many.

natural Life » Miraculously restored by Christ

Matthew 9:18

While he spoke these things unto them, behold, there came a certain ruler, and worshiped him, saying, My daughter is even now dead: but come and lay your hand upon her, and she shall live.

Matthew 9:25

But when the people were put outside, he went in, and took her by the hand, and the girl arose.

natural Life » Saints have true enjoyment of

Psalm 128:2

For you shall eat the labor of your hands: happy shall you be, and it shall be well with you.

natural Life » Sometimes prolonged, in answer to prayer

James 5:15

And the prayer of faith shall deliver the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he has committed sins, they shall be forgiven him.

Isaiah 38:2-5

Then Hezekiah turned his face toward the wall, and prayed unto the LORD, And said, Remember now, O LORD, I beseech you, how I have walked before you in truth and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in your sight. And Hezekiah wept bitterly. Then came the word of the LORD to Isaiah, saying, read more.
Go, and say to Hezekiah, Thus says the LORD, the God of David your father, I have heard your prayer, I have seen your tears: behold, I will add unto your days fifteen years.

natural Life » Should be taken all due care of

Matthew 10:23

But when they persecute you in this city, flee into another: for verily I say unto you, You shall not have gone over the cities of Israel, till the Son of man comes.

Acts 27:34

Therefore I pray you to take some food: for this is for your health: for there shall not a hair fall from the head of any of you.

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

Romans 16:4

Who have for my life laid down their own necks: unto whom not only I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles.

natural Life » God is the author of

natural Life » Is in the hand of God

Daniel 5:23

But have lifted up yourself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of his house before you, and you, and your lords, your wives, and your concubines, have drunk wine in them; and you have praised the gods of silver, and gold, of bronze, iron, wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know: and the God in whose hand your breath is, and whose are all your ways, have you not glorified:

natural Life » God preserves

Psalm 36:6

Your righteousness is like the great mountains; your judgments are a great deep: O LORD, you preserve man and beast.

Psalm 66:9

Who holds our soul in life, and allows not our feet to be moved.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The preservation of

Psalm 103:4

Who redeems your life from destruction; who crowns you with lovingkindness and tender mercies;

John 2:6

And there were set there six water pots of stone, after the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing twenty or thirty gallons each.

natural Life » Described as » Short

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

Psalm 78:50

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

Job 36:6

He preserves not the life of the wicked: but gives justice to the poor.

natural Life » The value of

Matthew 6:25

Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what you shall eat, or what you shall drink; nor yet for your body, what you shall put on. Is not life more than food, and the body than clothing?

Job 2:4

And Satan answered the LORD, and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man has will he give for his life.

natural Life » Should be spent in » Doing good

Ecclesiastes 3:12

I know that there is no good in them, but for a man to rejoice, and to do good in his life.

natural Life » Is compared to » A shadow

Ecclesiastes 6:12

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

natural Life » Described as » Limited

Job 7:1

Is there not an appointed time to man upon earth? are not his days also like the days of a hireling?

natural Life » Described as » Vain

Ecclesiastes 6:12

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

natural Life » Obedience to God, tends to prolong

Deuteronomy 30:20

That you may love the LORD your God, and that you may obey his voice, and that you may cleave unto him: for he is your life, and the length of your days: that you may dwell in the land which the LORD swore unto your 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 knows what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spends like a shadow? for who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun?

natural Life » The dissatisfied despise

Ecclesiastes 2:17

Therefore I hated life; because the work that is done under the sun is grievous unto me: for all is vanity and like grasping the wind.

natural Life » Sometimes judicially shortened

1 Samuel 2:32-33

And you shall see an enemy in my habitation, in all the wealth which God shall give Israel: and there shall not be an old man in your house forever. And any man of yours, whom I shall not cut off from my altar, shall consume your eyes, and grieve your heart: and all the increase of your house shall die in the flower of their age.

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; neither does God respect any person: yet does he devise means, that his 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

Come now, you that say, Today or tomorrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain: Whereas you know not what shall be tomorrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapor, that appears for a little time, and then vanishes away. For you ought to say, If the Lord wills, we shall live, and 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

My age is departed, and is removed from me as a shepherd's tent: I have cut off like a weaver my life: he will cut me off from the loom: from day even to night will you make an end of me.

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

Isaiah 38:18

For the grave cannot praise you, death can not celebrate you: they that go down into the pit cannot hope for your truth.

natural Life » Is compared to » A pilgrimage

Genesis 47:9

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are a hundred and thirty years: few and evil have the days of the years of my life been, and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

natural Life » Is compared to » Grass

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

Matthew 6:25

Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what you shall eat, or what you shall drink; nor yet for your body, what you shall put on. Is not life more than food, and the body than clothing?

natural Life » Of others, not to be taken away

natural Life » Is compared to » A dream

Psalm 73:20

As a dream when one awakes; so, O Lord, when you awake, you shall despise their image.

natural Life » Is compared to » A hand-breadth

Psalm 39:5

Behold, you have made my days as a handbreadth; and my age is as nothing before you: verily every man at his best state is altogether vanity. Selah.

natural Life » Is compared to » A tale told

Psalm 90:9

For all our days are passed away in your wrath: we spend our years as a tale that is told.

natural Life » Is compared to » A vapor

natural Life » Is compared to » A sleep

Psalm 90:5

You carry them away as with a flood; they are like a sleep: in the morning they are like grass which grows 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 holiness and righteousness before him, all the days of our life.

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

Job 9:26

They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hastens to the prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift post

Job 9:25

Now 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 are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hastens to the prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A flower

Job 14:2

He comes forth like a flower, and is cut down: he flees also as a shadow, and continues 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

O remember that my life is a breath: my eye shall no more see good.