Death As Punishment

Most Relevant Verses

Exodus 19:12

And you must set limits [for] the people all around, saying, 'Guard yourselves {against} going up to the mountain and touching its edge. Anyone touching the mountain will certainly be put to death.

Exodus 19:13

Not a hand will touch it, because he will certainly be stoned or certainly be shot; whether an animal or a man, he will not live.' At the blowing of the ram's horn they may go up to the mountain."

Leviticus 8:35

And you must stay [at the] entrance to [the] tent of assembly day and night [for] seven days, and you shall keep the obligation from Yahweh, so you might not die, for thus I have been commanded."

2 Samuel 12:5

Then {the anger of David was kindled} against the man, and he said to Nathan, "{As Yahweh lives}, the man who has done this {deserves to die}!

1 Samuel 14:44

Then Saul said, "So may God do [to me] and {more}, you will certainly die today, Jonathan!"

Genesis 20:3

And God came to Abimelech in a dream at night. And he said to him, "Look, you [are] a dead man on account of the woman you have taken. For she [is] {a married woman}."

Genesis 20:7

So now, return the wife of the man, for he [is] a prophet, so that he will pray for you and you will live. And {if you do not return her}, know that you will certainly die, and all that [are] yours."

Numbers 14:37

the men who spread the evil report of the land died by the plague {before Yahweh}.

Leviticus 10:2

So fire went out {from before} Yahweh, and it consumed them so that they died {before} Yahweh.

Leviticus 16:1

Then Yahweh spoke to Moses after the death of Aaron's two sons, when they had come near {before} Yahweh and they died.

Numbers 3:4

Nadab and Abihu died {before Yahweh} when they presented a strange fire {before Yahweh} in the desert of Sinai, and {they had no children}. Eleazar and Ithamar served as priest during the presence of Aaron their father.

Numbers 26:61

But Nadab and Abihu died when they presented strange fire {before} Yahweh.

1 Chronicles 24:2

And Nadab and Abihu died before their father, and {they had no sons}, so Eleazar and Ithamar served as priests.

Numbers 16:29-33

{If they die a natural death} or {if a natural fate is visited upon them}, Yahweh has not sent me. But if Yahweh creates something new, and the ground opens its mouth and swallows them up and {all that belongs to them}, and they go down alive [to] Sheol, and you will know that these men have despised Yahweh." And it happened, as soon as he finished {speaking} all these words, the ground that [was] under them split open.read more.
The land opened its mouth and swallowed them up with their houses and every person {that belonged to Korah} and all the property. They went down alive [to] Sheol, they and all that belonged to them, and the land covered over them, and they perished from the midst of the assembly.

Numbers 21:6

And Yahweh sent among the people poisonous snakes; they bit the people, and many people from Israel died.

Numbers 14:35

I, Yahweh, have spoken; I will surely do this to all this evil community who has banded together against me. In this desert they will come to an end, and there they will die."

Numbers 26:65

For Yahweh said to them, "They will surely die in the desert." And not a man was left over from them, except Caleb son of Jephunneh and Joshua son of Nun.

Numbers 14:29

in this desert your corpses will fall, and all your counted ones, according to all your number, from {twenty years old} and above who grumbled against me.

Numbers 14:32

But for you, all your corpses will fall in this desert.

Numbers 14:33

And your children will be shepherds in the desert forty years, and you will bear your unfaithfulness until {all your corpses have fallen} in the desert.

Deuteronomy 2:14

Now the {length of time} that we had traveled from Kadesh Barnea until [the time when] we crossed the wadi of Zered [was] thirty-eight years, until the perishing of all of that generation; [that is], the men of war from the midst of the camp as Yahweh had sworn to them.

Deuteronomy 2:15

The hand of Yahweh was against them to root them out from the midst of the camp until they perished completely.

Joshua 5:4

This [is] the reason why Joshua circumcised all the people: all the males who went out from Egypt, all the warriors, died in the wilderness as they went out from Egypt {on the journey}.

Joshua 5:6

For forty years the {Israelites} traveled in the wilderness until all the nation, the warriors that left Egypt, perished, because they did not listen to the voice of Yahweh. To them Yahweh swore that they would not see the land that he swore to their ancestors to give to us, a land flowing with milk and honey.

Numbers 16:49

Those who died by the plague were fourteen thousand seven hundred, besides those who died on account of Korah.

Numbers 25:9

The ones who died in the plague were twenty-four thousand.

2 Samuel 24:15

Then Yahweh sent a plague into Israel from the morning {until the agreed time}, and from the people from Dan to Beersheba, seventy thousand men died.

1 Chronicles 21:14

So Yahweh sent a pestilence through Israel, and seventy thousand men from Israel fell.

Judges 6:30

And the men of the city said to Jehoash, "Bring out your son so that he may die, for he has pulled down the altar of Baal and cut down the Asherah that [was] beside it."

1 Samuel 2:33

The only one I will not cut off from my altar [is you]. [Rather], to cause your eyes to fail and to cause your soul to grieve, {all the members of your household} will die [as] men.

Psalm 78:33

And he consumed their days with futility their years with terror.

Proverbs 20:2

Roaring like the lion [is the] dreaded anger of a king; he who provokes him forfeits his life.

Habakkuk 2:10

You have plotted shame for your house, cutting off many peoples and sinning against your life.

John 19:7

The Jews replied to him, "We have a law, and according to the law he ought to die, because he made himself out to be the Son of God!"

Acts 25:24

And Festus said, "King Agrippa and all who are present with us, you see this man about whom the whole population of the Jews appealed to me, both in Jerusalem and here, shouting [that] he must not live any longer.