Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

They shall lie down alike in the dust, and the worms shall cover them.

Bible References

Alike

Job 3:18
There the prisoners are at ease together; They hear not the voice of the taskmaster.
Job 20:11
His bones are full of his youth, But it shall lie down with him in the dust.
Ecclesiastes 9:2
All things come alike to all: there is one event to the righteous and to the wicked; to the good and to the clean and to the unclean; to him that sacrificeth and to him that sacrificeth not; as is the good, so is the sinner; and he that sweareth, as he that feareth an oath.

The worms

Job 17:14
If I have said to corruption, Thou art my father; To the worm, Thou art my mother, and my sister;
Job 19:26
And after my skin, even this body , is destroyed, Then without my flesh shall I see God;
Psalm 49:14
They are appointed as a flock for Sheol; Death shall be their shepherd; And the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; And their beauty shall be for Sheol to consume, That there be no habitation for it.
Isaiah 14:11
Thy pomp is brought down to Sheol, and the noise of thy viols: the worm is spread under thee, and worms cover thee.