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They shall go down to the bars of the pit, when our rest together is in the dust.

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The bars of the pit

Job 18:13
It consumes parts of his skin; the firstborn of death consumes his limbs.
Job 33:18
He spares his life from [the] pit and his life from passing over the river [of death].
Psalm 88:4
I am reckoned with [those] descending to [the] pit. I am like a man without strength,
Psalm 143:7
Quickly answer me, O Yahweh; my spirit fails. Do not hide your face from me, or I will become like [those] descending to [the] pit.
Isaiah 38:17
Look! Bitterness was bitter to me for peace. And you were the one who loved my life from [the] pit of destruction, for you have cast all my sins behind your back.
Jonah 2:6
I went down to the foundations of [the] mountains; the Underworld--its bars [were] around me forever. But you brought up my life from [the] pit, Yahweh my God.


Job 3:17
There [the] wicked cease from troubling, and there [the] {weary} are at rest;
Ezekiel 37:11
And he said to me, "Son of man, these bones [are] all of the house of Israel; look! [they are] saying, 'Our bones are dried up, and our hope is destroyed; {we are cut off as far as we are concerned}.'
2 Corinthians 1:9
But [we] ourselves had the sentence of death in ourselves, so that we would not be putting confidence in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead,

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Isaiah 38:10
I was the one who said, "I must go in the quiet of my days; I am summoned through the gates of Sheol [for] the rest of my years."