Time Passing

Most Relevant Verses

Psalm 144:4

Man is like a breath; his days are like a passing shadow.

Job 8:9

since we were [born only] yesterday and know nothing. Our days on earth are but a shadow.

Job 14:2

He blossoms like a flower, then withers; he flees like a shadow and does not last.

Psalm 39:11

You discipline a man with punishment for sin, consuming like a moth what is precious to him; every man is a mere vapor. Selah

Psalm 109:23

I fade away like a lengthening shadow; I am shaken off like a locust.

Psalm 39:5-6

You, indeed, have made my days short in length, and my life span as nothing in Your sight. Yes, every mortal man is only a vapor. Selah Certainly, man walks about like a mere shadow. Indeed, they frantically rush around in vain, gathering possessions without knowing who will get them.

Ecclesiastes 12:8

"Absolute futility," says the Teacher. "Everything is futile."

Ecclesiastes 8:13

However, it will not go well with the wicked, and they will not lengthen their days like a shadow, for they are not reverent before God.

Ecclesiastes 1:14

I have seen all the things that are done under the sun and have found everything to be futile, a pursuit of the wind.

Ecclesiastes 1:2

"Absolute futility," says the Teacher. "Absolute futility. Everything is futile."

Psalm 103:15-16

As for man, his days are like grass- he blooms like a flower of the field; when the wind passes over it, it vanishes, and its place is no longer known.

1 Kings 18:29

All afternoon, they kept on raving until the offering of the evening sacrifice, but there was no sound, no one answered, no one paid attention.

2 Kings 21:6

He made his son pass through the fire, practiced witchcraft and divination, and consulted mediums and spiritists. He did a great amount of evil in the Lord's sight, provoking [Him].

Acts 27:9

By now much time had passed, and the voyage was already dangerous. Since the Fast was already over, Paul gave his advice

Bible Theasaurus

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.