The Urantia Book
Cross-Referenced to the Bible
(compare) = Instructive to compare the two texts
(same) = Material in both texts is the same
(reference)= Material in one text refers to material in the other
086:01.06 Race not to the swift Ecclesiastes 9:11-12 (Reference)
"I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all.
For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them."
086:04.03 Breath of life Genesis 2:7 (Reference)
"And the Lord God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul."
086:04.03 Breath of life Genesis 6:17 (Reference)
"And, behold, I, even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth, to destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from under heaven; and every thing that is in the earth shall die."
086:04.03 Breath of life Genesis 7:15 (Reference)
"And they went in unto Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the breath of life."
086:04.03 Breath of life Genesis 7:22 (Reference)
"All in whose nostrils was the breath of life, of all that was in the dry land, died."
086:04.03 Breath of life Job 33:4 (Reference)
"The spirit of God hath made me, and the breath of the Almighty hath given me life."
086:04.08 Sheol+ Luke 16:17-26 (Same)
"And it is easier for heaven and earth to pass, than one tittle of the law to fail.
Whosoever putteth away his wife, and marrieth another, committeth adultery: and whosoever marrieth her that is put away from her husband committeth adultery.
There was a certain rich man, which was clothed in purple and fine linen, and fared sumptuously every day: And there was a certain beggar named Lazarus, which was laid at his gate, full of sores, And desiring to be fed with the crumbs which fell from the rich man's table: moreover the dogs came and licked his sores.
And it came to pass, that the beggar died, and was carried by the angels into Abraham's bosom: the rich man also died, and was buried; And in hell he lift up his eyes, being in torments, and seeth Abraham afar off, and Lazarus in his bosom.
And he cried and said, Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus, that he may dip the tip of his finger in water, and cool my tongue; for I am tormented in this flame.
But Abraham said, Son, remember that thou in thy lifetime receivedst thy good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things: but now he is comforted, and thou art tormented.
And beside all this, between us and you there is a great gulf fixed: so that they which would pass from hence to you cannot; neither can they pass to us, that would come from thence."
086:05.02 Give up the ghost Genesis 25:8 (Reference)
"Then Abraham gave up the ghost, and died in a good old age, an old man, and full of years; and was gathered to his people."
086:05.02 Give up the ghost Jeremiah 15:9 (Reference)
"She that hath borne seven languisheth: she hath given up the ghost; her sun is gone down while it was yet day: she hath been ashamed and confounded: and the residue of them will I deliver to the sword before their enemies, saith the Lord."
086:05.02 Give up the ghost Job 3:11 (Reference)
"Why died I not from the womb? why did I not give up the ghost when I came out of the belly?"
086:05.02 Give up the ghost Job 13:19 (Reference)
"Who is he that will plead with me? for now, if I hold my tongue, I shall give up the ghost."
086:05.02 Give up the ghost John 19:30 (Same)
"When Jesus therefore had received the vinegar, he said, It is finished: and he bowed his head, and gave up the ghost."
086:05.02 Give up the ghost Lamentations of Jeremiah 1:19 (Reference)
"And they shall fight against thee; but they shall not prevail against thee; for I am with thee, saith the Lord, to deliver thee."
086:05.07 God "speaking" in dreams+ 1 Samuel 28:15 (Compare)
"And Samuel said to Saul, Why hast thou disquieted me, to bring me up?
And Saul answered, I am sore distressed; for the Philistines make war against me, and God is departed from me, and answereth me no more, neither by prophets, nor by dreams: therefore I have called thee, that thou mayest make known unto me what I shall do."
086:05.07 God "speaking" in dreams+ Daniel 1:17 (Compare)
"As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams."
086:05.07 God "speaking" in dreams+ Genesis 20:3 (Compare)
"But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night, and said to him, Behold, thou art but a dead man, for the woman which thou hast taken; for she is a man's wife."
086:05.07 God "speaking" in dreams+ Genesis 28:12-16 (Compare)
"And he dreamed, and behold a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven: and behold the angels of God ascending and descending on it.
And, behold, the Lord stood above it, and said, I am the Lord God of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac: the land whereon thou liest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed; And thy seed shall be as the dust of the earth, and thou shalt spread abroad to the west, and to the east, and to the north, and to the south: and in thee and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed.
And, behold, I am with thee, and will keep thee in all places whither thou goest, and will bring thee again into this land; for I will not leave thee, until I have done that which I have spoken to thee of.
And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the Lord is in this place; and I knew it not."
086:05.07 God "speaking" in dreams+ Jeremiah 23:25-26 (Compare)
"I have heard what the prophets said, that prophesy lies in my name, saying, I have dreamed, I have dreamed.
How long shall this be in the heart of the prophets that prophesy lies? yea, they are prophets of the deceit of their own heart."
086:05.07 God "speaking" in dreams+ Matthew 1:20 (Same)
"But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost."
086:05.07 God "speaking" in dreams+ Numbers 12:6 (Compare)
"And he said, Hear now my words: If there be a prophet among you, I the Lord will make myself known unto him in a vision, and will speak unto him in a dream."
086:05.07 Moses injunction about dreams Deuteronomy 13:1-5 (Compare)
"If there arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and giveth thee a sign or a wonder, And the sign or the wonder come to pass, whereof he spake unto thee, saying, Let us go after other gods, which thou hast not known, and let us serve them; Thou shalt not hearken unto the words of that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams: for the Lord your God proveth you, to know whether ye love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul.
Ye shall walk after the Lord your God, and fear him, and keep his commandments, and obey his voice, and ye shall serve him, and cleave unto him.
And that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams, shall be put to death; because he hath spoken to turn you away from the Lord your God, which brought you out of the land of Egypt, and redeemed you out of the house of bondage, to thrust thee out of the way which the Lord thy God commanded thee to walk in.
So shalt thou put the evil away from the midst of thee."
086:05.09 Breath & spirit John 20:22 (Same)
"And when he had said this, he breathed on them, and saith unto them, Receive ye the Holy Ghost."
086:05.09 By word of the Lord: creation Psalms 33:06 (Reference)
"By the word of the Lord were the heavens made; and all the host of them by the breath of his mouth."
086:05.11 Animal fat taboo Leviticus 3:17 (Compare)
"It shall be a perpetual statute for your generations throughout all your dwellings, that ye eat neither fat nor blood. "
086:05.11 Animal fat taboo Leviticus 7:22-25 (Compare)
"And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, Ye shall eat no manner of fat, of ox, or of sheep, or of goat.
And the fat of the beast that dieth of itself, and the fat of that which is torn with beasts, may be used in any other use: but ye shall in no wise eat of it.
For whosoever eateth the fat of the beast, of which men offer an offering made by fire unto the Lord, even the soul that eateth it shall be cut off from his people."
086:05.11 Eyes are windows of the soul Luke 11:34 (Same)
"The light of the body is the eye: therefore when thine eye is single, thy whole body also is full of light; but when thine eye is evil, thy body also is full of darkness."
086:05.11 Eyes are windows of the soul Matthew 6:22-23 (Same)
"The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light.
But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness.
If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness!"
086:05.11 Soul crying from Abel's blood Genesis 4:10 (Reference)
"And he said, What hast thou done? the voice of thy brother's blood crieth unto me from the ground."