Scriptures on Mortal Man

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Each man’s life is but a breath. (Psalm 39:5)


All men are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of the Lord stands forever. (1 Peter 1:24-25)


Stop trusting in man who has but a breath in his nostrils. Of what account is he? (Isaiah 2:22)


For we were born only yesterday and know nothing, and our days on earth are but a shadow. (Job 8:9)


You have made my day as a mere hand breath; the span of my years is as nothing before you. (Psalm 39:5)


You consume their wealth like a moth – each man is but a breath. (Psalm 39:11)


What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. (James 4:14)


Man is like a breath; his days are like a fleeting shadow. (Psalm 144:4)


As for man, his days are like grass, he flourishes like a flower of the field; the wind blows over it and it is gone, and its place remembers it no more. (Psalm 103:15-16)


The length of our days is seventy years – or eighty, if we have the strength; yet their span is but trouble and sorrow, for they quickly pass, and we fly away. (Psalm 90:10)


Teach us to number our days aright, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. (Psalm 90:12)


**Copyright, 2002, Brian Campbell (Permission is granted to copy for personal use only.)





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