Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Also when they shall be afraid of that which is high, and fears shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets:
And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he only is left: if harm befall him by the way in which ye go, then will ye bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to Sheol.
and if ye take this one also from me, and harm befall him, ye will bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to Sheol.
Thou shalt rise up before the hoary head, and honor the face of the old man, and thou shalt fear thy God: I am Jehovah.
With us are both the gray-headed and the very aged men, Much elder than thy father.
Yea, even when I am old and grayheaded, O God, forsake me not, Until I have declared thy strength unto the next generation, Thy might to every one that is to come.
The hoary head is a crown of glory; It shall be found in the way of righteousness.
The glory of young men is their strength; And the beauty of old men is the hoary head.
and even to old age I am he, and even to hoar hairs will I carry you ; I have made, and I will bear; yea, I will carry, and will deliver.
Moreover the word of Jehovah came unto me, saying, Jeremiah, what seest thou? And I said, I see a rod of an almond-tree.
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in Sheol, whither thou goest.
If I look for Sheol as my house; If I have spread my couch in the darkness;
For I know that thou wilt bring me to death, And to the house appointed for all living.
For he shall see it. Wise men die; The fool and the brutish alike perish, And leave their wealth to others.
And inasmuch as it is appointed unto men once to die, and after this cometh judgment;
And forty days were fulfilled for him; for so are fulfilled the days of embalming: and the Egyptians wept for him three-score and ten days.
Thus saith Jehovah of hosts, Consider ye, and call for the mourning women, that they may come; and send for the skilful women, that they may come:
And they come to the house of the ruler of the synagogue; and he beholdeth a tumult, and many weeping and wailing greatly.