Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they came to the threshingfloor of Atad, which is beyond Jordan, and there they mourned with a great and very sore lamentation: and he made a mourning for his father seven days.

Bible References

Beyond

Genesis 50:11
Now when the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites, saw the mourning at the threshing floor of Atad, they said, “This is a grievous mourning for the Egyptians.” Therefore it was named Abel-mizraim, which is beyond the Jordan.
Deuteronomy 1:1
These are the words which Moses spoke to all Israel across the Jordan in the wilderness, in the Arabah opposite Suph, between Paran and Tophel and Laban and Hazeroth and Dizahab.

Seven days

Genesis 50:4
When the days of mourning for him were past, Joseph spoke to the household of Pharaoh, saying, “If now I have found favor in your sight, please speak to Pharaoh, saying,
Numbers 19:11
The one who touches the corpse of any person shall be unclean for seven days.
Deuteronomy 34:8
So the sons of Israel wept for Moses in the plains of Moab thirty days; then the days of weeping and mourning for Moses came to an end.
1 Samuel 31:13
They took their bones and buried them under the tamarisk tree at Jabesh, and fasted seven days.
2 Samuel 1:17
Then David chanted with this lament over Saul and Jonathan his son,
Job 2:13
Then they sat down on the ground with him for seven days and seven nights with no one speaking a word to him, for they saw that his pain was very great.
Acts 8:2
Some devout men buried Stephen, and made loud lamentation over him.