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14 Bible Verses about People Withered

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Lamentations 4:8

[Prolonged famine has made] them look blacker than soot and darkness; they are not recognized in the streets. Their skin clings to their bones; it is withered and it has become [dry] like a stick.

Job 15:30

He shall not depart out of darkness [and escape from calamity; the wrath of God] shall consume him as flame consumes a dry tree, and by the blast of His mouth he shall be swept away.

Psalm 102:4

My heart is smitten like grass and withered, so that [in absorption] I forget to eat my food.

Job 16:8

You have laid firm hold on me and have shriveled me up, which is a witness against me; and my leanness [and wretched state of body] are further evidence [against me]; [they] testify to my face.

Isaiah 40:24

Yes, these men are scarcely planted, scarcely are they sown, scarcely does their stock take root in the earth, when [the Lord] blows upon them and they wither, and the whirlwind or tempest takes them away like stubble.

Isaiah 1:30

For you shall be like an oak or terebinth whose leaf withers, and like a garden that has no water.

Isaiah 64:6

For we have all become like one who is unclean [ceremonially, like a leper], and all our righteousness (our best deeds of rightness and justice) is like filthy rags or a polluted garment; we all fade like a leaf, and our iniquities, like the wind, take us away [far from God's favor, hurrying us toward destruction].

Psalm 102:11

My days are like an evening shadow that stretches out and declines [with the sun]; and I am withered like grass.

Hosea 9:16

Ephraim is smitten, their root is dried up, they shall bear no fruit. Yes, though they bring forth, yet will I slay even their beloved children.

Job 18:16

The roots [of the wicked] shall be dried up beneath, and above shall his branch be cut off and wither.

Matthew 13:6

But when the sun rose, they were scorched, and because they had no root, they dried up and withered away.

Mark 4:6

And when the sun came up, it was scorched, and because it had not taken root, it withered away.

John 15:6

If a person does not dwell in Me, he is thrown out like a [broken-off] branch, and withers; such branches are gathered up and thrown into the fire, and they are burned.

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