Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I am in a dilemma, my earnest desire being to depart and be with Christ, for that is far, far better.
And I heard a voice speaking from Heaven. It said, "Write as follows: "'Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from this time onward. Yes, says the Spirit, let them rest from their sorrowful labours; for what they have done goes with them.'"
To him it had been revealed by the Holy Spirit that he should not see death until he had seen the Lord's Anointed One.
"But as for you, blessed are your eyes, for they see, and your ears, for they hear.