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Genesis 2:9

And Yahweh God caused to grow every tree [that] was pleasing to the sight and good for food. And the tree of life [was] in the midst of the garden, {along with} the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.

Proverbs 3:22

They shall be life for your soul and adornment for your neck.

Ecclesiastes 3:19

For the fate of {humans} and the fate of the beast is {the same}. The death of the one is like the death of the other, for {both are mortal}. Man has no advantage over the beast, for both are fleeting.

Romans 6:19

(I am speaking in human terms because of the weakness of your flesh.) For just as you presented your members [as] slaves to immorality and lawlessness, [leading] to lawlessness, so now present your members [as] slaves to righteousness, [leading] to sanctification.

Isaiah 46:4

Even to [your] old age I [am] he; even to [your] advanced age I myself will support [you]. I myself have made [you], and I myself will carry [you], and I myself will support [you], and I will save [you].

Jude 1:19

These are the ones who cause divisions, worldly, not having the Spirit.

John 14:19

Yet a little [time] and the world will see me no longer, but you will see me; because I live, you also will 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, remember that you received your good [things] during your life, and Lazarus likewise bad [things]. But now he is comforted here, but you are suffering pain.

Psalm 17:14

from men by your hand, O Yahweh, from men of [this] world. Their share [is] in {this life}, and you fill their stomach [with] your treasure. They are satisfied [with] children. They bequeath their excess to their children.

Luke 6:24

"But woe to you who are rich, because you have received your comfort.

natural Life » Of saints, specially protected by God

1 Peter 3:13

And who [is] the one who will harm you if you are a zealous adherent for what is good?

Job 2:6

So Yahweh said to Satan, "{All right}, he [is] in your {power}. Only spare his life."

natural Life » Shortness of, should lead to spiritual improvement

Deuteronomy 32:29

If only they were wise, they would understand this; they would discern {for themselves their end}.

natural Life » Should be spent in » Living unto God

natural Life » Forfeited by sin

Genesis 3:17-19

And to Adam he said, "Because you listened to the voice of your wife and you ate from the tree {from which I forbade you to eat}, the ground [shall be] cursed on your account. In pain you shall eat [from] it all the days of your life. And thorns and thistles shall sprout for you, and you shall eat the plants of the field. By the sweat of your brow you shall eat bread, until your return to the ground. For from it you were taken; for you are dust, and to dust you shall return."

natural Life » Should be spent in » Peace

natural Life » Obedience to parents, tends to prolong

Proverbs 4:10

Listen, my child, take my sayings, and [the] years of your life shall be great.

natural Life » Miraculously restored by Christ

Matthew 9:18

[As] he was saying these [things] to them, behold, one of the rulers came [and] knelt down before him, saying, "My daughter has just now died, but come, place your hand on her and she will live!"

natural Life » Saints have true enjoyment of

natural Life » Sometimes prolonged, in answer to prayer

Isaiah 38:2-5

Then Hezekiah turned his face to the wall and prayed to Yahweh, and he said, "O Yahweh, please remember how I have walked before your {presence} in faithfulness with a whole heart, and I have done the good in your eyes!" And Hezekiah wept [with] great weeping. Then the word of Yahweh came to Isaiah, saying, read more.
"Go and say to Hezekiah, 'Thus says Yahweh, the God of David your ancestor: "I have heard your prayer; I have seen your tears. {Look, I am going to} add fifteen years to your days.

natural Life » Should be taken all due care of

Matthew 10:23

And whenever they persecute you in this town, flee to another, for truly I say to you, you will never finish [going through] the towns of Israel until the Son of Man comes.

Acts 27:34

Therefore I urge you to take [some] food, for this is necessary for your preservation. For not a hair from your head will be lost."

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

Romans 16:4

who risked their own necks for my life, for which not only I am thankful, 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

And [now] you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven, and the vessels of his temple you have brought in before you, and you and your lords, your wives and your concubines, have been drinking wine from them, and you have praised the gods of silver, gold, bronze, iron, wood, and stone that [do] not see and [do] not hear and [do] not know, but the God {who holds your life in his hand} and all of your ways {come from him}, you have not honored.

natural Life » God preserves

Psalm 66:9

the one who has kept our soul among the living, and has not allowed our foot to slip.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The preservation of

John 2:6

Now six stone water jars were set there, in accordance with the ceremonial cleansing of the Jews, each holding two or three measures.

natural Life » Described as » Short

Psalm 89:47

Remember what my lifespan [is]. [Remember] for what vanity you have created all [the] children of humankind.

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

Psalm 78:50

He cleared a path for his anger. He did not spare them from death but handed their life over to the plague.

Job 36:6

He does not keep [the] wicked alive but grants justice [to the] afflicted.

natural Life » The value of

Job 2:4

Then Satan answered him and said, "Skin for skin! All that {that} man has he will give for his life.

natural Life » Should be spent in » Doing good

Ecclesiastes 3:12

So I realized that there is {nothing better} for them than to {rejoice and enjoy themselves} during their lives.

natural Life » Is compared to » A shadow

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what [is] good for a man in his life during the few days of his fleeting life, which are fleeting as a shadow? For who can tell anyone what will happen {in the future} under the sun?

natural Life » Described as » Limited

Job 7:1

"Does not {a human being have hard service} on earth? And [are not] his days like the days of a laborer?

natural Life » Described as » Vain

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what [is] good for a man in his life during the few days of his fleeting life, which are fleeting as a shadow? For who can tell anyone what will happen {in the future} under the sun?

natural Life » Obedience to God, tends to prolong

Deuteronomy 30:20

by loving Yahweh your God by listening to his voice and by clinging to him, for he [is] your life and the length of your days [in order for you] to live on the land that Yahweh swore to your ancestors, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give to them."

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

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what [is] good for a man in his life during the few days of his fleeting life, which are fleeting as a shadow? For who can tell anyone what will happen {in the future} under the sun?

natural Life » The dissatisfied despise

Ecclesiastes 2:17

So I hated life because the work done under the sun [is] grievous to me. For everything [is] vanity and chasing wind!

natural Life » Sometimes judicially shortened

1 Samuel 2:32-33

You will look at the distress of my dwelling place, [despite] all the good caused for Israel, but there will never be an old [man] in your household {forever}! The only one I will not cut off from my altar [is you]. [Rather], to cause your eyes to fail and to cause your soul to grieve, {all the members of your household} will die [as] men.

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

2 Samuel 14:14

For {we must certainly die}, and [we are] as the waters spilled to the ground which cannot be gathered. God will not take a life but devises plans for a banished person not to be cast out from him.

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

natural Life » Described as » Uncertain

James 4:13-15

Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will travel to such and such a city and spend a year there, and carry on business and make a profit," you who do not know {what will happen tomorrow}, {what your life will be like}. For you are a smoky vapor that appears for a short time and then disappears. Instead you should say, "If the Lord wills, we will 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 dwelling place is pulled up and removed from me like the tent of my shepherd; I have rolled up my life like weaver. He cuts me off from [the] thrum; from day to night you bring me to an end.

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

Isaiah 38:18

For Sheol cannot praise you; death [cannot] praise you. Those who go down [to the] pit cannot hope for your faithfulness.

natural Life » Is compared to » A pilgrimage

Genesis 47:9

And Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The days of the years of my sojourning [are] one hundred and thirty years. Few and hard have been the days of the years of my life, and they have not reached the days of the years of the lives of my ancestors 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

Like a dream upon awakening, when [you] wake up, O Lord, you will despise their fleeting form.

natural Life » Is compared to » A hand-breadth

Psalm 39:5

Look, you have made my days [mere] handbreadths, and my lifespan as nothing next to you. Surely every person standing firm [is] complete vanity. Selah

natural Life » Is compared to » A tale told

Psalm 90:9

For all of our days dwindle away in your rage; we complete our years like a sigh.

natural Life » Is compared to » A vapor

natural Life » Is compared to » A sleep

Psalm 90:5

You sweep them away [like a flood]. They fall asleep. In the morning [they are] like grass [that] sprouts anew.

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 our days.

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

Job 9:26

They go by like papyrus skiffs, like an eagle swoops down on [its] prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift post

Job 9:25

"And my days are swifter than a runner; they flee away; they do not see good.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift ship

Job 9:26

They go by like papyrus skiffs, like an eagle swoops down on [its] prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A flower

Job 14:2

Like a flower he comes up, and he withers away; and he flees like a shadow, but he does not last.

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 that my life [is] a breath; my eye will not return to see good.