Then Martha said to Jesus, "Lord, if You had been here, my brother wouldn't have died.
When Mary came to where Jesus was and saw Him, she fell at His feet and told Him, "Lord, if You had been here, my brother would not have died!"
But some of them said, "Couldn't He who opened the blind man's eyes also have kept this man from dying?"
I sank to the foundations of the mountains; the earth with its prison bars closed behind me forever! But You raised my life from the Pit, Lord my God!
He stood between the dead and the living, and the plague was halted.
Strike him with a rod, and you will rescue his life from Sheol.
1 Samuel 12:19
They pleaded with Samuel, "Pray to the Lord your God for your servants, so we won't die! For we have added to all our sins the evil of requesting a king for ourselves."
Your deal with Death will be dissolved, and your agreement with Sheol will not last. When the overwhelming scourge passes through, you will be trampled.
saying, 'Don't be afraid, Paul. You must stand before Caesar. And, look! God has graciously given you all those who are sailing with you.'
Please forgive my sin once more and make an appeal to the Lord your God, so that He will take this death away from me."
to deliver them from death and to keep them alive in famine.
to hear a prisoner's groaning, to set free those condemned to die,
Be gracious to me, Lord; consider my affliction at the hands of those who hate me. Lift me up from the gates of death,
For You delivered me from death, even my feet from stumbling, to walk before God in the light of life.
For You, [Lord,] rescued me from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling.
But God will redeem my life from the power of Sheol, for He will take me. Selah
For You will not abandon me to Sheol; You will not allow Your Faithful One to see the Pit.
For Your faithful love for me is great, and You deliver my life from the depths of Sheol.
Let the groans of the prisoners reach You; according to Your great power, preserve those condemned to die.
Rescue those being taken off to death, and save those stumbling toward slaughter.