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Natural Life

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1 Corinthians 15:46

Howbeit 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 hath set the one over against the other, to the end that man should find nothing 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 thy soul, and grace to thy neck.

Ecclesiastes 3:19

For that which befalleth the sons of men befalleth beasts; even one thing befalleth them: as the one dieth, so dieth the other; yea, they have all one breath; so that a man hath no preeminence above a beast: for all is vanity.

Romans 6:19

I speak after the manner of men because of the infirmity of your flesh: for as ye 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 defence, and money is a defence: but the excellency of knowledge is, that wisdom giveth life to them that have it.

Jude 1:19

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

John 14:19

Yet a little while, and the world seeth me no more; but ye see me: because I live, ye 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 thou in thy lifetime receivedst thy good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things: but now he is comforted, and thou art tormented.

Psalm 17:14

From men which are thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world, which have their portion in this life, and whose belly thou fillest with thy 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 ye 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 ye be followers of that which is good?

Job 2:6

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

Acts 18:10

For I am with thee, and no man shall set on thee to hurt thee: for I have much 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 thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and hast eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life; Thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of the field; In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto 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, O my son, and receive my sayings; and the years of thy life shall be many.

natural Life » Miraculously restored by Christ

Matthew 9:18

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

Matthew 9:25

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

natural Life » Saints have true enjoyment of

Psalm 128:2

For thou shalt eat the labour of thine hands: happy shalt thou be, and it shall be well with thee.

natural Life » Sometimes prolonged, in answer to prayer

James 5:15

And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have 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 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 sore. Then came the word of the LORD to Isaiah, saying, read more.
Go, and say to Hezekiah, Thus saith the LORD, the God of David thy father, I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears: behold, I will add unto 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 ye into another: for verily I say unto you, Ye shall not have gone over the cities of Israel, till the Son of man be come.

Acts 27:34

Wherefore I pray you to take some meat: for this is for your health: for there shall not an 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 hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou, and thy lords, 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 36:6

Thy righteousness is like the great mountains; thy judgments are a great deep: O LORD, thou preservest man and beast.

Psalm 66:9

Which holdeth our soul in life, and suffereth not our feet to be moved.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The preservation of

Psalm 103:4

Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who crowneth thee with lovingkindness and tender mercies;

John 2:6

And there were set there six waterpots of stone, after the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing two or three firkins apiece.

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 preserveth not the life of the wicked: but giveth right to the poor.

natural Life » The value of

Matthew 6:25

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

Job 2:4

And Satan answered the LORD, 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 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 knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as 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 an hireling?

natural Life » Described as » Vain

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as 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 thou mayest love the LORD thy God, and that thou mayest obey his voice, and that thou mayest cleave unto him: for he is thy life, and the length of thy days: that thou mayest dwell in the land which the LORD sware 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 this life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as 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 wrought under the sun is grievous unto me: for all is vanity and vexation of spirit.

natural Life » Sometimes judicially shortened

1 Samuel 2:32-33

And thou shalt see an enemy in my habitation, in all the wealth which God shall give Israel: and there shall not be an old man in thine house for ever. And the man of thine, whom I shall not cut off from mine altar, shall be to consume thine eyes, and to grieve thine heart: and all the increase of thine 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 doth God respect any person: yet doth he devise means, that his banished 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 that say, To day or to morrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain: Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away. For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, 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

Mine 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 with pining sickness: from day even to night wilt thou make an end of me.

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

Isaiah 38:18

For the grave cannot praise thee, death can not celebrate thee: they that go down into the pit cannot hope for thy 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 an 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 ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?

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; so, O Lord, when thou awakest, thou shalt despise their image.

natural Life » Is compared to » A hand-breadth

Psalm 39:5

Behold, thou hast made my days as an handbreadth; and mine age is as nothing before thee: 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 thy 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

Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: in the morning they are like grass which 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 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 hasteth to the prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift post

Job 9:25

Now my days are swifter than a post: 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 hasteth to the prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A flower

Job 14:2

He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down: he fleeth also 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

O remember that my life is wind: mine eye shall no more see good.