Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The dead praise not the LORD, neither any that go down into silence.

Bible References

Dead

Psalm 6:5
For in death there is no remembrance of thee: in Sheol who shall give thee thanks?
Psalm 30:9
What profit is there in my blood when I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise thee? Shall it declare thy truth?
Psalm 88:10
Wilt thou show wonders to the dead? shall the dead arise and praise thee? Selah.
Isaiah 38:18
For the grave shall not confess thee, nor shall death praise thee; nor shall those that go down into the pit wait for thy truth.

Go down

Psalm 31:17
Let me not be ashamed, O LORD, for I have called upon thee; let the wicked be ashamed, and let them be cut off for Sheol.
1 Samuel 2:9
He keeps the feet of his saints, and the wicked perish in darkness, for no man shall prevail by their own strength.