Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Israel said unto Joseph, Behold, I die: but God shall be with you, and bring you again unto the land of your fathers.
Joseph said to his brothers, “
I am about to die, but God will surely take care of you and bring you up from this land to the land which He promised on oath to Abraham, to Isaac and to Jacob.”
1 Kings 2:2
I am going the way of all the earth. Be strong, therefore, and show yourself a man.
Do not trust in princes,
mortal man, in whom there is no salvation.
fathers, where are they? And the prophets, do they live forever?
“Now Lord, You are releasing Your bond-servant to depart in peace, According to Your word;
David, after he had served the purpose of God in his own generation, fell asleep, and was laid among his fathers and underwent decay;
2 Timothy 4:6
For I am already being
poured out as a drink offering, and the time of my departure has come.
Without father, without mother,
without genealogy, having neither beginning of days nor end of life, but made like the Son of God, he remains a priest perpetually.
2 Peter 1:14
the laying aside of my earthly dwelling is imminent, as also our Lord Jesus Christ has made clear to me.
Abram took Sarai his wife and Lot his nephew, and all their
possessions which they had accumulated, and the persons which they had acquired in Haran, and they set out for the land of Canaan; thus they came to the land of Canaan.
Sojourn in this land and
I will be with you and bless you, for to you and to your descendants I will give all these lands, and I will establish the oath which I swore to your father Abraham.
Now Jacob lived in
the land where his father had sojourned, in the land of Canaan.
covenant is valid only when men are dead, for it is never in force while the one who made it lives.