Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who can count the dust of Jacob, and the number of the fourth part of Israel? Let me die the death of the righteous, and let my last end be like his!

The fourth

General references

Bible References

Can count

Genesis 13:16
And I will make your descendants like the dust of the earth, so that if anyone is able to count the dust of the earth, then your descendants also can be counted.
Genesis 22:17
I will indeed bless you, and I will greatly multiply your descendants so that they will be as countless as the stars in the sky or the grains of sand on the seashore. Your descendants will take possession of the strongholds of their enemies.
Genesis 28:14
Your descendants will be like the dust of the earth, and you will spread out to the west, east, north, and south. All the families of the earth will pronounce blessings on one another using your name and that of your descendants.

The fourth

Numbers 2:9
All those numbered of the camp of Judah, according to their divisions, are 186,400. They will travel at the front.

The death

Psalm 37:37
Take note of the one who has integrity! Observe the godly! For the one who promotes peace has a future.
Psalm 116:15
The Lord values the lives of his faithful followers.
Proverbs 14:32
The wicked will be thrown down in his trouble, but the righteous have refuge even in the threat of death.
Isaiah 57:1
The godly perish, but no one cares. Honest people disappear, when no one minds that the godly disappear because of evil.
Luke 2:29
"Now, according to your word, Sovereign Lord, permit your servant to depart in peace.
1 Corinthians 3:21
So then, no more boasting about mere mortals! For everything belongs to you,
1 Corinthians 15:53
For this perishable body must put on the imperishable, and this mortal body must put on immortality.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly house, the tent we live in, is dismantled, we have a building from God, a house not built by human hands, that is eternal in the heavens.
Philippians 1:21
For to me, living is Christ and dying is gain.
2 Timothy 4:6
For I am already being poured out as an offering, and the time for me to depart is at hand.
2 Peter 1:13
Indeed, as long as I am in this tabernacle, I consider it right to stir you up by way of a reminder,
Revelation 14:13
Then I heard a voice from heaven say, "Write this: 'Blessed are the dead, those who die in the Lord from this moment on!'" "Yes," says the Spirit, "so they can rest from their hard work, because their deeds will follow them."

General references

Genesis 13:16
And I will make your descendants like the dust of the earth, so that if anyone is able to count the dust of the earth, then your descendants also can be counted.

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