Death Of God's People
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But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope.
For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him.
For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first:
Precious in the sight of the LORD is the death of his saints.
And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours; and their works do follow them.
For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which is far better:
Then Paul answered, What mean ye to weep and to break mine heart? for I am ready not to be bound only, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus.
Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
This spake he, signifying by what death he should glorify God. And when he had spoken this, he saith unto him, Follow me.