Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord's.
We die unto
And this he said, signifying by what death he shall honour God. And having said this, he says to him, Follow me.
For David, truly having served his own generation by the will of God, was set to sleep, and was added to his fathers, and saw corruption:
But the word of none do I make mine own, neither have I my soul highly prized to myself, in order to finish my course with joy, and the service which I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify the good news of the grace of God.
And Paul answered, What do ye weeping and breaking my heart? for I not only to be bound, but to die at Jerusalem, have prepared for the name of the Lord Jesus.
But if also I am poured out upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice together with you all.
1 Thessalonians 5:10
He having died for us, that, whether we watch or sleep, we should live together with him.
We live therefore
1 Corinthians 3:22
Whether Paul, or Apollos, or Cephas, or the world, or life, or death, or things present, or about to be; all are yours;
1 Corinthians 15:23
And each in his own order: the first fruit Christ; then they of Christ in his arrival.
1 Thessalonians 4:14
For if we believe that Jesus died and rose up, so also God by Jesus Christ will bring with him them having slept.
And I heard a voice from heaven, saying, Write, Happy the dead who dying in the Lord from henceforth: Yes, says the Spirit, that they might cease from their fatigues; and their works follow with them.