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Summary

Like sheep they are laid in the grave; death shall feed on them; and the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; and their beauty shall consume in the grave from their dwelling.

Death

Beauty

General references

Bible References

Like

Psalm 44:11
You handed us over like sheep to be eaten; you scattered us among the nations.
Jeremiah 12:3
But you, Lord, know all about me. You watch me and test my devotion to you. Drag these wicked men away like sheep to be slaughtered! Appoint a time when they will be killed!
Romans 8:36
As it is written, "For your sake we encounter death all day long; we were considered as sheep to be slaughtered."

They

Job 17:13
If I hope for the grave to be my home, if I spread out my bed in darkness,
Job 21:13
They live out their years in prosperity and go down to the grave in peace.
Job 30:23
I know that you are bringing me to death, to the meeting place for all the living.
Ecclesiastes 12:7
and the dust returns to the earth as it was, and the life's breath returns to God who gave it.
Isaiah 38:10
"I thought, 'In the middle of my life I must walk through the gates of Sheol, I am deprived of the rest of my years.'

Death

Job 24:19
The drought as well as the heat carry away the melted snow; so the grave takes away those who have sinned.

Upright

Psalm 47:3
He subdued nations beneath us and countries under our feet.
Daniel 7:22
until the Ancient of Days arrived and judgment was rendered in favor of the holy ones of the Most High. Then the time came for the holy ones to take possession of the kingdom.
Malachi 4:3
You will trample on the wicked, for they will be like ashes under the soles of your feet on the day which I am preparing," says the Lord who rules over all.
Luke 22:30
that you may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom, and you will sit on thrones judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
1 Corinthians 6:2
Or do you not know that the saints will judge the world? And if the world is to be judged by you, are you not competent to settle trivial suits?
Revelation 2:26
And to the one who conquers and who continues in my deeds until the end, I will give him authority over the nations --
Revelation 20:4
Then I saw thrones and seated on them were those who had been given authority to judge. I also saw the souls of those who had been beheaded because of the testimony about Jesus and because of the word of God. These had not worshiped the beast or his image and had refused to receive his mark on their forehead or hand. They came to life and reigned with Christ for a thousand years.

Morning

Psalm 30:5
For his anger lasts only a brief moment, and his good favor restores one's life. One may experience sorrow during the night, but joy arrives in the morning.
Hosea 6:3
So let us acknowledge him! Let us seek to acknowledge the Lord! He will come to our rescue as certainly as the appearance of the dawn, as certainly as the winter rain comes, as certainly as the spring rain that waters the land."

Their

Psalm 39:11
You severely discipline people for their sins; like a moth you slowly devour their strength. Surely all people are a mere vapor. (Selah)
Job 4:21
Is not their excess wealth taken away from them? They die, yet without attaining wisdom.

Beauty

Job 30:23
I know that you are bringing me to death, to the meeting place for all the living.

General references

Numbers 26:53
"To these the land must be divided as an inheritance according to the number of the names.
Proverbs 14:19
Those who are evil will bow before those who are good, and the wicked will bow at the gates of the righteous.

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