Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

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Bible References


Psalm 6:5
For in death there is no memory of you. In Sheol, who shall give you thanks?
Psalm 88:10
Do you show wonders to the dead? Do the dead rise up and praise you? Selah.
Psalm 115:17
The dead don't praise Yah, neither any who go down into silence;
Psalm 118:17
I will not die, but live, and declare Yah's works.
Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with your might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in Sheol, where you are going.
Isaiah 38:18
For Sheol can't praise you. Death can't celebrate you. Those who go down into the pit can't hope for your truth.

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Psalm 107:19
Then they cry to Yahweh in their trouble, he saves them out of their distresses.
Matthew 5:4
Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.