Add parallel Print Page Options

A voice says, “Cry out!”
    And I said, “What shall I cry?”
All people are grass,
    their constancy is like the flower of the field.
The grass withers, the flower fades,
    when the breath of the Lord blows upon it;
    surely the people are grass.
The grass withers, the flower fades;
    but the word of our God will stand forever.

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

NRSV Audio Bible with the Apocrypha on MP3
NRSV Audio Bible with the Apocrypha on MP3
Retail: $24.95
Our Price: $15.99
Save: $8.96 (36%)
3.5 of 5.0 stars
NRSV Catholic Women's Devotional Bible, Softcover
NRSV Catholic Women's Devotional Bible, Softcover
Retail: $24.99
Our Price: $15.99
Save: $9.00 (36%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
NRSV XL Bible with the Apocrypha, Imitation Leather,  burgundy
NRSV XL Bible with the Apocrypha, Imitation Leather, burgundy
Retail: $37.99
Our Price: $24.99
Save: $13.00 (34%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars

Bible Gateway Sponsors