'Beings' in the Bible
no shrubs had yet grown in the meadows of the earth and no vegetation had sprouted, because the LORD God had not sent rain on the earth and there were no human beings to work the ground.
Now after the population of human beings had increased throughout the earth, and daughters had been born to them,
some divine beings noticed how attractive human women were, so they took wives for themselves from a selection that pleased them.
So the LORD said, "My Spirit won't remain with human beings forever, because they're truly mortal. Their lifespan will be 120 years."
The Nephilim were on the earth at that time (and also immediately afterward), when those divine beings were having sexual relations with those human women, who gave birth to children for them. These children became the heroes and legendary figures of ancient times.
Then the LORD regretted that he had made human beings on the earth, and he was deeply grieved about that.
So the LORD said, "I will annihilate these human beings whom I've created from the earth, including people, animals, crawling things, and flying creatures, because I'm grieving that I made them."
Every living thing on earth died flying creatures, livestock, wildlife, all creatures that swarm over the earth, and all human beings.
When the LORD smelled the pleasing aroma, he told himself, "I will never again curse the land because of human beings even though human inclinations remain evil from youth nor will I destroy every living being ever again, as I've done.
"Whoever sheds human blood, by a human his own blood is to be shed; because God made human beings in his own image.
I will establish my covenant with you: No living beings will ever be cut off again by flood waters, and there will never again be a flood that destroys the earth."
I'll remember my covenant between me and you and every living creature, so that water will never again become a flood to destroy all living beings.
When the rainbow is in the clouds, I will observe it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living beings on the earth."
Any person who touches a ceremonially unclean thing whether the uncleanness pertains to human beings, animals, or to creeping things and then eats from the meat of peace offerings that belongs to the LORD is to be eliminated from contact with his people."
But anyone who is completely devoted from among human beings is not to be ransomed. He is certainly to be put to death.
because all the first-born belong to me. When I destroyed all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, I consecrated all the first-born in Israel for myself from human beings to livestock. They belong to me, since I am the LORD."
since every firstborn of Israel belongs to me, from human beings to livestock. On the same day that I destroyed all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, I consecrated them to myself,
If these people die a death similar to all other human beings, or if they are punished with a punishment common to other men, then the LORD didn't send me.
Everything that opens the womb, any living thing that they bring to the LORD whether from human beings or animals are for you. Just be sure that you redeem the firstborn of people and the firstborn of unclean animals.
"The LORD our God truly has displayed his glory and power, for we heard him from out of the fire today. We have witnessed how God spoke to human beings, yet they lived.
He humbled you, causing you to be hungry, yet he fed you with manna that neither you nor your ancestors had known, in order to teach you that human beings are not to live by food alone instead human beings are to live by every word that proceeds from the mouth of the LORD.
"When you attack a city and have to fight against it for many days, don't destroy its trees by cutting them down with an ax. You may eat from them, but you must not cut them down. Are the trees of the field human beings, that you would come and attack them?
I will be a father to him, and he will be to me a son who, when he commits iniquity, I will discipline with the rod wielded by armies and with wounds inflicted by human beings.
then hear from heaven, the place where you reside, and forgive, repaying each person according to all of his ways, since you know their hearts for you alone know the hearts of all human beings
Then King David addressed the entire assembly: "My son Solomon, the one whom God alone has chosen, is still young and inexperienced, and the task is great, since this structure will be a citadel to the LORD God and not for human beings.
and yet, will God truly reside on earth with human beings? Look! Neither the sky nor the highest heaven can contain you! How much less this Temple that I have built!
then hear from heaven, the place where you reside, and forgive, repaying each person according to all of his ways, since you know their hearts for you alone know the hearts of human beings
"Pay careful attention to your duties, because you are judging not only for the sake of human beings but also for the LORD and he is present with you as you make your rulings.
In doing so, they spoke about the God of Jerusalem as if he were like the gods of the nations of the earth that are made by the hands of human beings.
One day, divine beings presented themselves to the LORD, and Satan accompanied them.
Some time later, divine beings again presented themselves to the LORD, and Satan accompanied them to present himself to the LORD.
Human beings born by women are short-lived and full of trouble.
Water wears away stones; floods wash away topsoil from the land but you destroy the hope of human beings just like that!
"You aren't right about this; My response is that God is greater than human beings.
Yes, Job, his eyes constantly watch the behavior of human beings; he carefully observes their every step.
Your wickedness affects only yourself; and your righteousness, only human beings.
All of mankind sees him; human beings observe him from afar off."
while the morning stars sang together and all the divine beings shouted joyfully?
to bring rain upon a land without inhabitants, a desert in which no human beings live,
The wicked, however, keep walking around, exalting the vileness of human beings. To the Director: A Davidic Psalm.
Ascribe to the LORD, you heavenly beings; ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
Human beings are a mere vapor, while people in high positions are not what they appear. When they are placed on the scales, they weigh nothing; even when weighed together, they are less than nothing.
Come and see the awesome works of God on behalf of human beings:
God takes his stand in the divine assembly; among the divine beings he renders judgment:
However, as all human beings do, you will die, and like other rulers, you will fall.'
For who in the skies compares to the LORD? Who is like the LORD among the divine beings?
Remember how short my lifetime is! How powerless have you created all human beings!
The LORD knows the thoughts of human beings that they are futile.
For the LORD is an awesome God; a great king above all divine beings.
For you, LORD, are the Most High above all the earth; you are exalted high above all divine beings.
The highest heavens belong to the LORD, but he gave the earth to human beings.
The idols of the nations are silver and gold, worked by the hands of human beings.
LORD, I thank you with all of my heart; because you heard the words that I spoke, I will sing your praise before the heavenly beings.
LORD, what are human beings, that you should care about them, or mortal man, that you should think about him?
Do not look to nobles, nor to mere human beings who cannot save.
Since Sheol and Abaddon lie open in the LORD's presence, how much more the hearts of human beings!
Human beings long for grace, and it's better to be poor than a man of deceit.
Surely I am beyond the senselessness of any man; I do not perceive things the way human beings do.
I dedicated myself to using wisdom for study and discovery of everything that is done under heaven. God uses terrible things so human beings will struggle with life.
I decided to indulge in wine, while still remaining committed to wisdom. I also tried to indulge in foolishness, just enough to determine whether it was good for human beings under heaven given the short time of their lives.
I have observed the burdens placed by God on human beings in order to perfect them.
"As for human beings," I told myself, "God puts them to the test, that they might see themselves as mere animals."
Who knows whether the spirit of human beings ascends, and whether the spirit of animals descends to the earth?
There exists another misfortune that I have observed on earth, and it is a heavy burden upon human beings:
I have discovered only this: God made human beings for righteousness, but they seek many alternatives."
There is a tragedy that infects everything that happens on earth: a common event happens to everyone. In fact, the hearts of human beings are full of evil. Madness remains in their hearts while they live, and afterwards they join the dead.
In addition, no human being knows his time: Like fish captured in a cruel net, or as birds caught in a snare, so also are human beings caught by bad timing that surprises them.
The haughty looks of mankind will be brought low, the lofty pride of human beings will be humbled, and the LORD alone will be exalted at that time.
"Stop trusting in human beings, whose life breath is in their nostrils, for what are they really worth?"
Then the Lord said: "Because these people draw near with their mouths and honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me, worship of me has become merely like rules taught by human beings.
"Then Assyria will fall by a sword that is not from human beings only a sword not wielded by mortal beings will devour them. They will flee from the sword, and their young men will be put to forced labor.
I said, "I won't see the LORD in the land of the living; and I'll no longer observe human beings among the denizens of the grave.
For he does not deliberately hurt or grieve human beings.
Deep inside it, the likenesses of four living beings were visible. Their appearances were similar to human forms,
Now, in the midst of the living beings there was something that appeared to glow like coals kindled by a fire, like torches that moved back and forth between the living beings. The fire was dazzling, and lightning flashed from the fire.
The living beings moved around, in appearance resembling lightning.
As I observed the living beings, I noticed one wheel on the earth beside each being that is, for the four of them.
Whenever the living beings moved, the wheels moved, too. Whenever the living beings rose from the earth, the wheels rose also.
There was spread out over the heads of the living beings what looked like a canopy, in outward appearance resembling ice,
The cherubim arose. These were the same beings that I had seen at the Chebar River.
These were the living beings that I had seen under the God of Israel on the bank of the Chebar River. I knew that they were cherubim.
This is what the Lord GOD says, "I'm sending four of my most destructive judgments military invasion, famine, wild animals, and pestilence into Jerusalem to destroy both human beings and livestock in it.
She raised one cub in particular, teaching that fierce lion to become a hunter-prowler to eat human beings.
He prowled around among the lions, became a strong, young lion, and learned to become a hunter-prowler to eat human beings.
As a result, none of its watered trees will grow tall, their tops will never reach to the clouds, and they'll never grow so high again, because all of them have been appointed to death in the world beneath where human beings go, that is, down to the Pit.'"
"This is what the Lord GOD says: "Because some have been saying to you, "You mountains have been devouring human beings and leaving people childless,"
therefore you will no longer devour human beings or leave their nation childless,' declares the Lord GOD.
The desolate cities will be filled with flocks of human beings, just like Jerusalem used to be filled with flocks of sheep during the times of the appointed festivals. Then they will know that I am the LORD.'"
Furthermore, what the king is asking is so difficult that no one can reveal it except the gods and they don't live with human beings."
So why shouldn't I be concerned about Nineveh, that great city, in which there are more than 120,000 human beings who do not know their right hand from their left, as well as a lot of livestock?
The survivors of Jacob will live among many nations, as dew from the LORD, as showers upon the grass. They will look to no one, and will place no hope in human beings.
"I'll consume both human beings and animals I'll consume the birds of the sky, the fish in the sea, and the wicked along with their sin, when I eliminate human beings from the land," declares the LORD.
For they loved the praise of human beings more than the praise of God.
"Men, why are you doing this? We are merely human beings with natures like yours. We are telling you the good news so you'll turn from these worthless things to the living God, who made heaven and earth, the sea, and everything in them.
and exchanged the glory of the immortal God for images that looked like mortal human beings, birds, four-footed animals, and reptiles.
So let no one boast about human beings, since everything belongs to you,
No temptation has overtaken you that is unusual for human beings. But God is faithful, and he will not allow you to be tempted beyond your strength. Instead, along with the temptation he will also provide a way out, so that you may be able to endure it.
which in previous generations was not made known to human beings as it has now been revealed by the Spirit to God's holy apostles and prophets. This is that secret:
There is one God. There is also one mediator between God and human beings a human, the Messiah Jesus.
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