Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the grave cannot praise thee, death can not celebrate thee: they that go down into the pit cannot hope for thy truth.

Bible References

The grave

Psalm 6:5
For in death there is no remembrance of thee: in Sheol who shall give thee thanks?
Psalm 30:9
What profit is there in my blood when I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise thee? Shall it declare thy truth?
Psalm 88:11
Shall thy mercy be declared in the grave? or thy truth in hell?
Psalm 115:17
The dead shall not praise JAH, neither any that go down into silence.
Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatever thy hand finds to do, do it with all thy might, for there is no work nor device nor knowledge nor wisdom in Sheol, where thou goest.

They that

Numbers 16:33
They and all that they had went down alive into Sheol, and the earth closed upon them, and they perished from among the congregation.
Proverbs 14:32
For his wickedness shall the wicked be cast out, but the righteous in his death has hope.
Matthew 8:12
But the sons of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Matthew 25:46
And they shall go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life.
Luke 16:26
And beside all this, between us and you there is a great gulf fixed, so that those who would pass from here to you cannot; neither can they pass from there to us.

General references

Psalm 67:3
Let the peoples praise thee, O God; let all the peoples praise thee.
Ecclesiastes 9:4
For to him that is still among the living there is hope: for a living dog is better than a dead lion.
Matthew 5:4
Blessed are those that mourn, for they shall be comforted.