Death As Punishment

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Exodus 19:12

You are to set boundaries for the people all around: "Be very careful that you don't go up on the mountain or touch the side of it. Anyone who touches the mountain is certainly to be put to death.

Exodus 19:13

No hand is to touch that person, but he is certainly to be stoned or shot; whether animal or person, he is not to live.' They are to approach the mountain only when the ram's horn sounds a long blast."

Leviticus 8:35

Stay seven days and nights at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting and attend to the service of the LORD, so that you won't die, because this is what I've commanded."

2 Samuel 12:5

David flew into a rage at the man and told Nathan, "As the LORD lives, the man who did this deserves to die!

1 Samuel 14:44

Saul said, "May God do this to me and even more, if you don't surely die, Jonathan!"

Genesis 20:3

But God came to Abimelech in a dream during the night and spoke to him, "Pay attention! You're about to die, because the woman you have taken is a man's wife!"

Genesis 20:7

Now then, return the man's wife. As a matter of fact, he's a prophet and can intercede for you so you'll live. But if you don't return her, be aware that you and all who are yours will certainly die."

Numbers 14:37

and who produced an evil report about the land, died of pestilence in the LORD's presence.

Leviticus 10:2

As a result, fire came out from the LORD's presence and incinerated them. They died while in the LORD's presence.

Leviticus 16:1

The LORD spoke to Moses after the death of Aaron's two sons when they had approached the LORD and died.

Numbers 3:4

Nadab and Abihu died in the LORD's presence when they offered unauthorized fire before him in the Sinai wilderness. Since they didn't have their own children, Eleazar and Ithamar ministered as priests under the authority of Aaron their father.

Numbers 26:61

But Nadab and Abihu died when they offered unauthorized fire in the LORD's presence.

1 Chronicles 24:2

But Nadab and Abihu died before their father did, leaving no sons, so Eleazar and Ithamar became priests.

Numbers 16:29-33

If these people die a death similar to all other human beings, or if they are punished with a punishment common to other men, then the LORD didn't send me. But if the LORD creates something new, so that the ground opens its mouth and swallows them and everything that belongs to them and they all descend directly to Sheol while still alive, then you'll know that these men have spurned the LORD." Just as he finished saying all these things, the ground under them split open. read more.
The earth opened its mouth and swallowed them, all their households, everyone who was affiliated with Korah, and all of their property. So they and all that belonged to them descended alive to Sheol. Then the earth closed over them. That's how they were annihilated from the assembly.

Numbers 21:6

In response, the LORD sent poisonous serpents among the people to bite them. As a result, many people of Israel died.

Numbers 14:35

I, the LORD, have spoken. I will indeed do this to this evil congregation, who gathered together against me. They'll be eliminated in this wilderness and will surely die."

Numbers 26:65

because the LORD had said about them, "They'll certainly die in the wilderness. No man will survive from them except Jephunneh's son Caleb and Nun's son Joshua."

Numbers 14:29

Your corpses will fall in this wilderness every single one of you who has been counted among you, according to your number from 20 years and above, who complained against me.

Numbers 14:32

"Now as for you, your corpses will fall in this wilderness

Numbers 14:33

and your children will wander throughout the wilderness for 40 years. They'll bear the consequences of your idolatries until your bodies are entirely consumed in the wilderness.

Deuteronomy 2:14

Now from the time we left Kadesh-barnea until we crossed the Wadi Zered was 38 years. All of that generation, the soldiers in the camp, were destroyed just as the LORD swore they would be.

Deuteronomy 2:15

Indeed, the hand of the LORD was against them to root them out from the camp until they were utterly destroyed."

Joshua 5:4

Joshua circumcised them because all of the males among the people who came out of Egypt that is, all the warriors had died during their journey through the wilderness following their departure from Egypt.

Joshua 5:6

The Israelis traveled 40 years in the wilderness until the entire nation that is, the warriors who had departed from Egypt had perished because they hadn't listened to the voice of the LORD. The LORD had promised them that he would not let them see the land that he had sworn to give us, a land that flows with milk and honey.

Numbers 16:49

Those who died due to the plague numbered 14,700, not counting those who died due to the matter with Korah.

2 Samuel 24:15

That very morning, the LORD sent a pestilence to Israel until the conclusion of the time designated, and 70,000 men died from Dan to Beer-sheba.

1 Chronicles 21:14

Then the LORD sent a pestilence to Israel, and 70,000 men died in Israel.

Judges 6:30

So the leading men of the city ordered Joash, "Bring us that son of yours. He's going to die, because he tore down the altar to Baal and cut down the Asherah that stood beside it!"

1 Samuel 2:33

Any of you whom I don't eliminate from serving at my altar will grow tired from weeping, and their souls will grieve. All the increase of your family will die by violence.

Psalm 78:33

So he made their days end in futility, and their years with sudden terror.

Proverbs 20:2

A king's anger is like a lion's roar; anyone who angers him forfeits his life.

Habakkuk 2:10

You have brought shame to yourself by killing many people you are forfeiting your own life.

John 19:7

The Jewish leaders answered Pilate, "We have a law, and according to that Law he must die because he made himself out to be the Son of God."

Acts 25:24

Then Festus said, "King Agrippa and all you men who are present with us! You see this man about whom the whole Jewish nation petitioned me, both in Jerusalem and here, shouting that he ought not to live any longer.

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