Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

What profit is there in my blood, when I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise thee? shall it declare thy truth?

General references

Bible References

What

Psalm 6:5
For in death there is no remembrance of thee: In Sheol who shall give thee thanks?
Psalm 88:10
Wilt thou show wonders to the dead? Shall they that are decreased arise and praise thee? Selah
Psalm 115:17
The dead praise not Jehovah, Neither any that go down into silence;
Psalm 118:17
I shall not die, but live, And declare the works of Jehovah.
Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in Sheol, whither thou goest.
Isaiah 38:18
For Sheol cannot praise thee, death cannot celebrate thee: They that go down into the pit cannot hope for thy truth.

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Psalm 107:19
Then they cry unto Jehovah in their trouble, And he saveth them out of their distresses.
Matthew 5:4
Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.

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