53 Bible Verses about Death of
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For the payoff of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
He was given over because of our transgressions and was raised for the sake of our justification.
Then when desire conceives, it gives birth to sin, and when sin is full grown, it gives birth to death.
Then Death and Hades were thrown into the lake of fire. This is the second death -- the lake of fire.
For the outlook of the flesh is death, but the outlook of the Spirit is life and peace,
"Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?"
Even when I must walk through the darkest valley, I fear no danger, for you are with me; your rod and your staff reassure me.
He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death will not exist any more -- or mourning, or crying, or pain, for the former things have ceased to exist."
And just as people are appointed to die once, and then to face judgment,
and the one who lives! I was dead, but look, now I am alive -- forever and ever -- and I hold the keys of death and of Hades!
For the law of the life-giving Spirit in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and death.
All unrighteousness is sin, but there is sin not resulting in death.
Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love its use will eat its fruit.
For the living know that they will die, but the dead do not know anything; they have no further reward -- and even the memory of them disappears.
and that he was buried, and that he was raised on the third day according to the scriptures,
(for if you live according to the flesh, you will die), but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body you will live.
(For someone who has died has been freed from sin.)
There is a way that seems right to a person, but its end is the way that leads to death.
In those days people will seek death, but will not be able to find it; they will long to die, but death will flee from them.
For to me, living is Christ and dying is gain.
If a man has sexual intercourse with a male as one has sexual intercourse with a woman, the two of them have committed an abomination. They must be put to death; their blood guilt is on themselves.
He is not the God of the dead but of the living. You are badly mistaken!"
Therefore we have been buried with him through baptism into death, in order that just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we too may live a new life.
Wretched man that I am! Who will rescue me from this body of death?
So then, just as sin entered the world through one man and death through sin, and so death spread to all people because all sinned --
Your dead will come back to life; your corpses will rise up. Wake up and shout joyfully, you who live in the ground! For you will grow like plants drenched with the morning dew, and the earth will bring forth its dead spirits.
And he died for all so that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised.
"Look! I have set before you today life and prosperity on the one hand, and death and disaster on the other.
For where there is a will, the death of the one who made it must be proven.
but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for when you eat from it you will surely die."
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Abihu » Death of
Then Aaron's sons, Nadab and Abihu, each took his fire pan and put fire in it, set incense on it, and presented strange fire before the Lord, which he had not commanded them to do. So fire went out from the presence of the Lord and consumed them so that they died before the Lord.
But Nadab and Abihu died when they offered strange fire before the Lord.
balaam » Death of
They killed the kings of Midian in addition to those slain -- Evi, Rekem, Zur, Hur, and Reba -- five Midianite kings. They also killed Balaam son of Beor with the sword.
The Israelites killed Balaam son of Beor, the omen reader, along with the others.
David » King of israel » Death of
Then David passed away and was buried in the city of David.
He died at a good old age, having enjoyed long life, wealth, and honor. His son Solomon succeeded him.
"Brothers, I can speak confidently to you about our forefather David, that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day. So then, because he was a prophet and knew that God had sworn to him with an oath to seat one of his descendants on his throne,
Eli » Death of
When he mentioned the ark of God, Eli fell backward from his chair beside the gate. He broke his neck and died, for he was old and heavy. He had judged Israel for forty years.
Elisha » Death of
Now Elisha had a terminal illness. King Joash of Israel went down to visit him. He wept before him and said, "My father, my father! The chariot and horsemen of Israel!" Elisha told him, "Take a bow and some arrows," and he did so. Then Elisha told the king of Israel, "Aim the bow." He did so, and Elisha placed his hands on the king's hands. read more.
Elisha said, "Open the east window," and he did so. Elisha said, "Shoot!" and he did so. Elisha said, "This arrow symbolizes the victory the Lord will give you over Syria. You will annihilate Syria in Aphek!" Then Elisha said, "Take the arrows," and he did so. He told the king of Israel, "Strike the ground!" He struck the ground three times and stopped. The prophet got angry at him and said, "If you had struck the ground five or six times, you would have annihilated Syria! But now, you will defeat Syria only three times." Elisha died and was buried. Moabite raiding parties invaded the land at the beginning of the year.
gideon » Death of
Gideon son of Joash died at a very old age and was buried in the tomb of his father Joash located in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.
Hazael » Death of
When King Hazael of Syria died, his son Ben Hadad replaced him as king.
Hophni » Death of
The ark of God was taken, and the two sons of Eli, Hophni and Phineas, were killed.
The messenger replied, "Israel has fled from the Philistines! The army has suffered a great defeat! Your two sons, Hophni and Phineas, are dead! The ark of God has been captured!"
So the army sent to Shiloh, and they took from there the ark of the covenant of the Lord of hosts who sits between the cherubim. Now the two sons of Eli, Hophni and Phineas, were there with the ark of the covenant of God.
Ishmael » Son of abraham » Death of
Ishmael lived a total of 137 years. He breathed his last and died; then he joined his ancestors. His descendants settled from Havilah to Shur, which runs next to Egypt all the way to Asshur. They settled away from all their relatives.
jacob » Death of
When Jacob finished giving these instructions to his sons, he pulled his feet up onto the bed, breathed his last breath, and went to his people.
Jehoash » Also called joash » Death of
Joash passed away and Jeroboam succeeded him on the throne. Joash was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel.
Jehoash passed away and was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel. His son Jeroboam replaced him as king.)
Jehoiada » High priest » Death of
Joash was determined to repair the Lord's temple. He assembled the priests and Levites and ordered them, "Go out to the cities of Judah and collect the annual quota of silver from all Israel for repairs on the temple of your God. Be quick about it!" But the Levites delayed. So the king summoned Jehoiada the chief priest, and said to him, "Why have you not made the Levites collect from Judah and Jerusalem the tax authorized by Moses the Lord's servant and by the assembly of Israel at the tent containing the tablets of the law?" read more.
(Wicked Athaliah and her sons had broken into God's temple and used all the holy items of the Lord's temple in their worship of the Baals.) The king ordered a chest to be made and placed outside the gate of the Lord's temple. An edict was sent throughout Judah and Jerusalem requiring the people to bring to the Lord the tax that Moses, God's servant, imposed on Israel in the wilderness. All the officials and all the people gladly brought their silver and threw it into the chest until it was full. Whenever the Levites brought the chest to the royal accountant and they saw there was a lot of silver, the royal scribe and the accountant of the high priest emptied the chest and then took it back to its place. They went through this routine every day and collected a large amount of silver. The king and Jehoiada gave it to the construction foremen assigned to the Lord's temple. They hired carpenters and craftsmen to repair the Lord's temple, as well as those skilled in working with iron and bronze to restore the Lord's temple. They worked hard and made the repairs. They followed the measurements specified for God's temple and restored it. When they were finished, they brought the rest of the silver to the king and Jehoiada. They used it to make items for the Lord's temple, including items used in the temple service and for burnt sacrifices, pans, and various other gold and silver items. Throughout Jehoiada's lifetime, burnt sacrifices were offered regularly in the Lord's temple. Jehoiada grew old and died at the age of 130. He was buried in the City of David with the kings, because he had accomplished good in Israel and for God and his temple.
Jehoram » King of judah » Death of
After all this happened, the Lord afflicted him with an incurable intestinal disease. After about two years his intestines came out because of the disease, so that he died a very painful death. His people did not make a bonfire to honor him, as they had done for his ancestors. Jehoram was thirty-two years old when he became king and he reigned eight years in Jerusalem. No one regretted his death; he was buried in the City of David, but not in the royal tombs.
Joram passed away and was buried with his ancestors in the city of David. His son Ahaziah replaced him as king.
Jehoshaphat » King of judah » Death of
Jehoshaphat passed away and was buried with his ancestors in the City of David. His son Jehoram replaced him as king.
Jehoshaphat passed away and was buried with his ancestors in the city of his ancestor David. His son Jehoram replaced him as king.
Jehu » Son of nimshi, king of israel » Death of
Jehu passed away and was buried in Samaria. His son Jehoahaz replaced him as king.
Jeroboam » First king of israel after the revolt » Death of
Jeroboam did not regain power during the reign of Abijah. The Lord struck him down and he died.
Jeroboam ruled for twenty-two years; then he passed away. His son Nadab replaced him as king.
Jeroboam » King of israel » Death of
Jeroboam passed away and was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel. His son Zechariah replaced him as king.
Job » A man who lived in uz » Death of
After this Job lived 140 years; he saw his children and their children to the fourth generation. And so Job died, old and full of days.
Joseph » Son of jacob » Death of
Joseph lived in Egypt, along with his father's family. Joseph lived 110 years. Joseph saw the descendants of Ephraim to the third generation. He also saw the children of Makir the son of Manasseh; they were given special inheritance rights by Joseph. Then Joseph said to his brothers, "I am about to die. But God will surely come to you and lead you up from this land to the land he swore on oath to give to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob." read more.
Joseph made the sons of Israel swear an oath. He said, "God will surely come to you. Then you must carry my bones up from this place." So Joseph died at the age of 110. After they embalmed him, his body was placed in a coffin in Egypt.
Othniel » Death of
The land had rest for forty years; then Othniel son of Kenaz died.
Rehoboam » Death of
Rehoboam passed away and was buried with his ancestors in the city of David. His mother was an Ammonite named Naamah. His son Abijah replaced him as king.
Then Rehoboam passed away and was buried in the City of David. His son Abijah replaced him as king.
Saints » Death of » Glorified
who will transform these humble bodies of ours into the likeness of his glorious body by means of that power by which he is able to subject all things to himself.
Then the righteous will shine like the sun in the kingdom of their Father. The one who has ears had better listen!
And if children, then heirs (namely, heirs of God and also fellow heirs with Christ) -- if indeed we suffer with him so we may also be glorified with him.
After these things I looked, and here was an enormous crowd that no one could count, made up of persons from every nation, tribe, people, and language, standing before the throne and before the Lamb dressed in long white robes, and with palm branches in their hands.
Then two men, Moses and Elijah, began talking with him. They appeared in glorious splendor and spoke about his departure that he was about to carry out at Jerusalem.
Saints » Death of » They cannot be moved
A song of ascents. Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion; it cannot be upended and will endure forever.
God lives within it, it cannot be moved. God rescues it at the break of dawn.
Throw your burden upon the Lord, and he will sustain you. He will never allow the godly to be upended.
He does not charge interest when he lends his money. He does not take bribes to testify against the innocent. The one who lives like this will never be upended.
I constantly trust in the Lord; because he is at my right hand, I will not be upended.
Saints » Death of » Despised
But when Sanballat the Horonite, Tobiah the Ammonite official, and Geshem the Arab heard all this, they derided us and expressed contempt toward us. They said, "What is this you are doing? Are you rebelling against the king?"
and in the presence of his colleagues and the army of Samaria he said, "What are these feeble Jews doing? Will they be left to themselves? Will they again offer sacrifice? Will they finish this in a day? Can they bring these burnt stones to life again from piles of dust?"
As the ark of the Lord entered the City of David, Saul's daughter Michal looked out the window. When she saw King David leaping and dancing before the Lord, she despised him.
I am a laughingstock to my friends, I, who called on God and whom he answered -- a righteous and blameless man is a laughingstock!
Saints » Death of » Fellowship of
While they were talking and debating these things, Jesus himself approached and began to accompany them
I am a friend to all your loyal followers, and to those who keep your precepts.
But if we walk in the light as he himself is in the light, we have fellowship with one another and the blood of Jesus his Son cleanses us from all sin.
Then those who respected the Lord spoke to one another, and the Lord took notice. A scroll was prepared before him in which were recorded the names of those who respected the Lord and honored his name.
They were devoting themselves to the apostles' teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.
Saints » Death of » Hated
"Then they will hand you over to be persecuted and will kill you. You will be hated by all the nations because of my name.
If you belonged to the world, the world would love you as its own. However, because you do not belong to the world, but I chose you out of the world, for this reason the world hates you.
"Blessed are you when people hate you, and when they exclude you and insult you and reject you as evil on account of the Son of Man!
I have given them your word, and the world has hated them, because they do not belong to the world, just as I do not belong to the world.
Hear the word of the Lord, you who respect what he has to say! Your countrymen, who hate you and exclude you, supposedly for the sake of my name, say, "May the Lord be glorified, then we will witness your joy." But they will be put to shame.
Saints » Death of » The feet of
He gives me the agility of a deer; he enables me to negotiate the rugged terrain.
How delightful it is to see approaching over the mountains the feet of a messenger who announces peace, a messenger who brings good news, who announces deliverance, who says to Zion, "Your God reigns!"
He lifted me out of the watery pit, out of the slimy mud. He placed my feet on a rock and gave me secure footing.
He watches over his holy ones, but the wicked are made speechless in the darkness, for it is not by one's own strength that one prevails.
by fitting your feet with the preparation that comes from the good news of peace,
Sennacherib » Death of
That very night the Lord's messenger went out and killed 185,000 men in the Assyrian camp. When they got up early the next morning, there were all the corpses. So King Sennacherib of Assyria broke camp and went on his way. He went home and stayed in Nineveh. One day, as he was worshiping in the temple of his god Nisroch, his sons Adrammelech and Sharezer struck him down with the sword. They escaped to the land of Ararat; his son Esarhaddon replaced him as king.
The Lord's messenger went out and killed 185,000 troops in the Assyrian camp. When they got up early the next morning, there were all the corpses! So King Sennacherib of Assyria broke camp and went on his way. He went home and stayed in Nineveh. One day, as he was worshiping in the temple of his god Nisroch, his sons Adrammelech and Sharezer struck him down with the sword. They ran away to the land of Ararat; his son Esarhaddon replaced him as king.
Solomon » Death of
The rest of the events of Solomon's reign, from start to finish, are recorded in the Annals of Nathan the Prophet, the Prophecy of Ahijah the Shilonite, and the Vision of Iddo the Seer pertaining to Jeroboam son of Nebat. Solomon ruled over all Israel from Jerusalem for forty years. Then Solomon passed away and was buried in the city of his father David. His son Rehoboam replaced him as king.
Tibni » Death of
At that time the people of Israel were divided in their loyalties. Half the people supported Tibni son of Ginath and wanted to make him king; the other half supported Omri. Omri's supporters were stronger than those who supported Tibni son of Ginath. Tibni died; Omri became king.
Uzziah » Called azariah » Death of
Uzziah passed away and was buried near his ancestors in a cemetery belonging to the kings. (This was because he had a skin disease.) His son Jotham replaced him as king.
Azariah passed away and was buried with his ancestors in the city of David. His son Jotham replaced him as king.
Wicked people » Death of
They will travel to Sheol like sheep, with death as their shepherd. The godly will rule over them when the day of vindication dawns; Sheol will consume their bodies and they will no longer live in impressive houses.
For they suffer no pain; their bodies are strong and well-fed.
The wicked » Death of
But God said to him, 'You fool! This very night your life will be demanded back from you, but who will get what you have prepared for yourself?'
They will die of deadly diseases. No one will mourn for them. They will not be buried. Their dead bodies will lie like manure spread on the ground. They will be killed in war or die of starvation. Their corpses will be food for the birds and wild animals.
Do I actually delight in the death of the wicked, declares the sovereign Lord? Do I not prefer that he turn from his wicked conduct and live?
But then one passes by, and suddenly they have disappeared! I looked for them, but they could not be found.
He will die because there was no discipline; because of the greatness of his folly he will reel.
Topics on Death of
David, Death Of1 Kings 2:10-12
Then David passed away and was buried in the city of David.
Death Of A Child2 Samuel 12:18
On the seventh day the child died. But the servants of David were afraid to inform him that the child had died, for they said, "While the child was still alive he would not listen to us when we spoke to him. How can we tell him that the child is dead? He will do himself harm!"
Death Of A Family MemberLuke 21:16
You will be betrayed even by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends, and they will have some of you put to death.
Death Of A FatherMark 13:12
Brother will hand over brother to death, and a father his child. Children will rise against parents and have them put to death.
Death Of A Loved OnePsalm 116:15
The Lord values the lives of his faithful followers.
Death Of A MotherMatthew 15:4
For God said, 'Honor your father and mother' and 'Whoever insults his father or mother must be put to death.'
Death Of All MalesExodus 1:16
"When you assist the Hebrew women in childbirth, observe at the delivery: If it is a son, kill him, but if it is a daughter, she may live."
Death Of CreaturesPsalm 104:29
When you ignore them, they panic. When you take away their life's breath, they die and return to dust.
Death Of God's People1 Thessalonians 4:13
Now we do not want you to be uninformed, brothers and sisters, about those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve like the rest who have no hope.
Death Of Loved OnePsalm 116:15
The Lord values the lives of his faithful followers.
Death Of Office HoldersNumbers 35:25
The community must deliver the slayer out of the hand of the avenger of blood, and the community must restore him to the town of refuge to which he fled, and he must live there until the death of the high priest, who was anointed with the consecrated oil.
Death Of Other GroupsGenesis 6:17
I am about to bring floodwaters on the earth to destroy from under the sky all the living creatures that have the breath of life in them. Everything that is on the earth will die,
Death Of The FirstbornExodus 4:23
and I said to you, 'Let my son go that he may serve me,' but since you have refused to let him go, I will surely kill your son, your firstborn!"'"
Death Of The RighteousIsaiah 57:1
The godly perish, but no one cares. Honest people disappear, when no one minds that the godly disappear because of evil.
Death Of The Saints1 Corinthians 15:18
Furthermore, those who have fallen asleep in Christ have also perished.
Death Of The Saints, Examples OfGenesis 25:8
Then Abraham breathed his last and died at a good old age, an old man who had lived a full life. He joined his ancestors.
Death Of The Saints, Results InJob 3:17
There the wicked cease from turmoil, and there the weary are at rest.
Death Of The WickedEzekiel 3:19
But as for you, if you warn the wicked and he does not turn from his wicked deed and from his wicked lifestyle, he will die for his iniquity but you will have saved your own life.
Death Of The Wicked, Examples OfNumbers 16:32
and the earth opened its mouth and swallowed them, along with their households, and all Korah's men, and all their goods.
Death Of Unnamed IndividualsJohn 8:52
Then the Judeans responded, "Now we know you're possessed by a demon! Both Abraham and the prophets died, and yet you say, 'If anyone obeys my teaching, he will never experience death.'
Mourning The Death Of ChristMark 16:10
She went out and told those who were with him, while they were mourning and weeping.
Mourning The Death Of OthersGenesis 23:2
Then she died in Kiriath Arba (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan. Abraham went to mourn for Sarah and to weep for her.
The Death Of Babies2 Kings 4:32
When Elisha arrived at the house, there was the child lying dead on his bed.
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