“It is he that [SITTETH UPON THE CIRCLE OF THE EARTH, AND THE INHABITANTS THEREOF ARE AS GRASSHOPPERS]; that stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in” (Isaiah 40:22).
“When I consider thy heavens, the work of thy fingers, the moon and the stars, which thou hast ordained; [WHAT IS MAN, THAT THOU ART MINDFUL OF HIM]? and the son of man, that thou visitest him?” (Psalm 8:3-4).
“Man that is born of a woman is of few days, and full of trouble. [SEEING HIS DAYS ARE DETERMINED: THE NUMBER OF HIS MONTHS ARE WITH THEE, THOU HAST APPOINTED HIS BOUNDS THAT HE CANNOT PASS]” (Job 14:1, 5).
“For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, [ALL THE DAYS OF HIS VAIN LIFE WHICH HE SPENDETH AS A SHADOW]? For who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun?” (Ecclesiastes 6:12).
“For all our days are passed away in thy wrath: [WE SPEND OUR YEARS AS A TALE THAT IS TOLD]. [SO TEACH US TO NUMBER OUR DAYS, THAT WE MAY APPLY OUR HEARTS UNTO WISDOM]” (Psalm 90:1, 8–9, 12).
“[WISDOM IS THE PRINCIPAL THING]; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding” (Proverbs 4:7).
“The fear of the LORD is the [BEGINNING OF WISDOM: AND THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE HOLY IS UNDERSTANDING]” (Proverbs 9:10).
“For the LORD giveth [WISDOM: OUT OF HIS MOUTH COMETH KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING]” (Proverbs 2:6).
“The secret of the LORD is [WITH THEM THAT FEAR HIM; AND HE WILL SHEW THEM HIS COVENANT]” (Psalm 25:14).
“For with thee is the [FOUNTAIN OF LIFE]: in thy [LIGHT SHALL WE SEE LIGHT]” (Psalm 36:9).
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his [ONLY BEGOTTEN SON], that [WHOSOEVER BELIEVETH IN HIM SHOULD NOT PERISH], but have [EVERLASTING LIFE]. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved. He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God” (John 3:16-18).
JESUS, the ONLY BEGOTTEN SON OF GOD says: “[I AM THE LIGHT] of the world: he that [FOLLOWETH ME SHALL] not walk in darkness, but shall have [THE LIGHT OF LIFE]” (John 8:12).
“My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: And [I GIVE UNTO THEM ETERNAL LIFE; AND THEY SHALL NEVER PERISH], neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand. My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and [NO MAN IS ABLE TO PLUCK THEM OUT OF MY FATHER’S HAND]. I and my Father are one” (John 10:27-30).
“Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom” (Luke 12:32).