Death Of God's People
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But we do not wish you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them that are fallen asleep, to the end that ye be not grieved even as also the rest who have no hope.
For if we believe that Jesus has died and has risen again, so also God will bring with him those who have fallen asleep through Jesus.
for the Lord himself, with an assembling shout, with archangel's voice and with trump of God, shall descend from heaven; and the dead in Christ shall rise first;
Precious in the sight of Jehovah is the death of his saints.
And I heard a voice out of the heaven saying, Write, Blessed the dead who die in the Lord from henceforth. Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours; for their works follow with them.
For for me to live is Christ, and to die gain;
But I am pressed by both, having the desire for departure and being with Christ, for it is very much better,
But Paul answered, What do ye, weeping and breaking my heart? for I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus.
Hereby we have known love, because he has laid down his life for us; and we ought for the brethren to lay down our lives.
But he said this signifying by what death he should glorify God. And having said this, he says to him, Follow me.