Death Of A Family Member
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You will even be betrayed by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends. They will kill some of you.
“Teacher, Moses said, if a man dies, having no children, his brother is to marry his wife and raise up offspring for his brother.
In those days people will seek death and will not find it; they will long to die, but death will flee from them.
During the night this woman’s son died because she lay on him.
“When brothers live on the same property and one of them dies without a son, the wife of the dead man may not marry a stranger outside the family. Her brother-in-law is to take her as his wife, have sexual relations with her, and perform the duty of a brother-in-law for her.
“Brother will betray brother to death, and a father his child. Children will even rise up against their parents and have them put to death.
What man can live and never see death?
Who can save himself from the power of Sheol?Selah
Now there were seven brothers among us. The first got married and died. Having no offspring, he left his wife to his brother.
In those days Hezekiah became terminally ill. The prophet Isaiah son of Amoz came and said to him, “This is what the Lord says: ‘Put your affairs in order, for you are about to die; you will not recover.’”
And now, Lord, please take my life from me, for it is better for me to die than to live.”
When he mentioned the ark of God, Eli fell backward off the chair by the city gate, and since he was old and heavy, his neck broke and he died. Eli had judged Israel 40 years.
“Whoever strikes his father or his mother must be put to death.
The last enemy to be abolished is death.
Food won’t be provided for the mourner to comfort him because of the dead. A cup of consolation won’t be given him because of the loss of his father or mother.
If anyone sees his brother committing a sin that does not bring death, he should ask, and God will give life to him—to those who commit sin that doesn’t bring death. There is sin that brings death. I am not saying he should pray about that.
And He died for all so that those who live should no longer live for themselves, but for the One who died for them and was raised.
“Fathers are not to be put to death for their children or children for their fathers; each person will be put to death for his own sin.
For if we have been joined with Him in the likeness of His death, we will certainly also be in the likeness of His resurrection.
Otherwise, the avenger of blood in the heat of his anger might pursue the one who committed manslaughter, overtake him because the distance is great, and strike him dead. Yet he did not deserve to die, since he did not previously hate his neighbor.
When Jesus heard it, He said, “This sickness will not end in death but is for the glory of God, so that the Son of God may be glorified through it.”
The Holiness of the PriestsThe Lord said to Moses: “Speak to Aaron’s sons, the priests, and tell them: A priest is not to make himself ceremonially unclean for a dead person among his relatives,
It is better to go to a house of mourning
than to go to a house of feasting,
since that is the end of all mankind,
and the living should take it to heart.