you will end up like your ancestors' generation, never again to see the light of day!
when he died and joined his ancestors at a ripe old age. Then his sons Esau and Jacob buried him.
Instead, when I've died, as my ancestors have, you are to carry me out of Egypt and bury me in their tomb." "I'll do what you've asked," Joseph replied.
In his last words, Jacob issued this set of instructions to them all: "I'm about to join our ancestors. Bury me alongside my ancestors in the cave in the field that used to belong to Ephron the Hittite.
After concluding this set of instructions to his sons, Jacob tucked his feet up into bed, quit breathing, and was gathered to his ancestors.
"Aaron is to be gathered to his people, since he is not to enter the land that I'm about to give the Israelis. After all, you both rebelled against my command at the Meribah Springs.
Remove Aaron's vestments and place them on his son Eleazar, because Aaron is to be gathered to his people and die there."
After you've seen it, you'll be taken to be with your people just as your brother Aaron was gathered to them,
"Be sure to exact vengeance on behalf of the Israelis from the Midianites, after which you'll be taken home to your people."
You will die on the mountain that you are about to ascend and be taken to be with your ancestors, just as your brother Aaron died on Mount Hor and was taken to be with his ancestors.
After that whole generation had died, another generation grew up after them that was not acquainted with the LORD or with what he had done for Israel.
2 Kings 22:20
"Therefore, look! I will gather you to your ancestors, and you will be placed in your grave in peace. Your eyes will never see all the evil that I will bring on this place.'"'"
then passed away, dying at a ripe old age, having lived a full life, and joined his ancestors.
Ishmael lived for 137 years, then he took his last breath, died, and joined his ancestors.