Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My strength is dried up like a potsherd; and my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; and thou hast brought me into the dust of death.
When I refused to confess my sin, my whole body wasted away, while I groaned in pain all day long.
A cheerful heart brings good healing, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.
I am exhausted from shouting for help; my throat is sore; my eyes grow tired of looking for my God.
the voices of the nobles fell silent, and their tongues stuck to the roof of their mouths.
(Dalet) The infant's tongue sticks to the roof of its mouth due to thirst; little children beg for bread, but no one gives them even a morsel.
After this Jesus, realizing that by this time everything was completed, said (in order to fulfill the scripture), "I am thirsty!"
"What profit is there in taking my life, in my descending into the Pit? Can the dust of the grave praise you? Can it declare your loyalty?
When you ignore them, they panic. When you take away their life's breath, they die and return to dust.
By the sweat of your brow you will eat food until you return to the ground, for out of it you were taken; for you are dust, and to dust you will return."
Then Abraham asked, "Since I have undertaken to speak to the Lord (although I am but dust and ashes),
And why do you not pardon my transgression, and take away my iniquity? For now I will lie down in the dust, and you will seek me diligently, but I will be gone."
Remember that you have made me as with the clay; will you return me to dust?
all flesh would perish together and human beings would return to dust.
So I will assign him a portion with the multitudes, he will divide the spoils of victory with the powerful, because he willingly submitted to death and was numbered with the rebels, when he lifted up the sin of many and intervened on behalf of the rebels."
Many of those who sleep in the dusty ground will awake -- some to everlasting life, and others to shame and everlasting abhorrence.
Then Jesus cried out again with a loud voice and gave up his spirit.
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I passed on to you as of first importance what I also received -- that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures,
They surrounded me, yes, they surrounded me. Indeed, in the name of the Lord I pushed them away.