Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace, according to thy word:

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Bible References

Now

Genesis 15:15
And thou shalt go to thy fathers in peace; thou shalt be buried in a good old age.
Genesis 46:30
And Israel said to Joseph, Now let me die, after I have seen thy face, since thou still livest.
Psalm 37:37
Mark the perfect, and behold the upright, for the end of that man is peace;
Isaiah 57:1
The righteous perisheth, and no man layeth it to heart; and merciful men are taken away, none considering that the righteous is taken away from before the evil.
Philippians 1:23
But I am pressed by both, having the desire for departure and being with Christ, for it is very much better,
Revelation 14:13
And I heard a voice out of the heaven saying, Write, Blessed the dead who die in the Lord from henceforth. Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours; for their works follow with them.

According

Luke 2:26
And it was divinely communicated to him by the Holy Spirit, that he should not see death before he should see the Lord's Christ.

General references

Genesis 46:30
And Israel said to Joseph, Now let me die, after I have seen thy face, since thou still livest.
Psalm 37:37
Mark the perfect, and behold the upright, for the end of that man is peace;
Matthew 13:16
But blessed are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear;