45 Bible Verses about Grave, The
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And whosoever in the open field toucheth one that is slain with a sword, or a dead body, or a bone of a man, or a grave, shall be unclean seven days.
And he buried him in the valley in the land of Moab over against Beth-peor: but no man knoweth of his sepulchre unto this day.
And it came to pass, after he had buried him, that he spake to his sons, saying, When I am dead, then bury me in the sepulchre wherein the man of God is buried; lay my bones beside his bones.
And he was buried in his sepulchre in the garden of Uzza: and Josiah his son reigned in his stead.
What doest thou here? and whom has thou here, that thou hast hewed thee out here a sepulchre? hewing him out a sepulchre on high, graving a habitation for himself in the rock!
And all his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him; but he refused to be comforted; and he said, For I will go down to Sheol to my son mourning. And his father wept for him.
For my soul is full of troubles, And my life draweth nigh unto Sheol.
And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he only is left: if harm befall him by the way in which ye go, then will ye bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to Sheol.
and if ye take this one also from me, and harm befall him, ye will bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to Sheol.
For the waves of death compassed me; The floods of ungodliness made me afraid: The cords of Sheol were round about me; The snares of death came upon me.
Do therefore according to thy wisdom, and let not his hoar head go down to Sheol in peace.
Who long for death, but it cometh not, And dig for it more than for hid treasures; Who rejoice exceedingly, And are glad, when they can find the grave?
Thou shalt come to thy grave in a full age, Like as a shock of grain cometh in in its season.
I should have been as though I had not been; I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.
My spirit is consumed, my days are extinct, The grave is ready for me.
O Jehovah, thou hast brought up my soul from Sheol; Thou hast kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit.
What man is he that shall live and not see death, That shall deliver his soul from the power of Sheol? Selah
Her feet go down to death; Her steps take hold on Sheol;
But he knoweth not that the dead are there; That her guests are in the depths of Sheol.
To the wise the way of life goeth upward, That he may depart from Sheol beneath.
Sheol; and the barren womb; The earth that is not satisfied with water; And the fire that saith not, Enough.
Because ye have said, We have made a covenant with death, and with Sheol are we at agreement; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, it shall not come unto us; for we have made lies our refuge, and under falsehood have we hid ourselves:
because he slew me not from the womb; and so my mother would have been my grave, and her womb always great.
Yea, moreover, wine is treacherous, a haughty man, that keepeth not at home; who enlargeth his desire as Sheol, and he is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth unto him all peoples.
Let death come suddenly upon them, Let them go down alive into Sheol; For wickedness is in their dwelling, in the midst of them.
But if Jehovah make a new thing, and the ground open its mouth, and swallow them up, with all that appertain unto them, and they go down alive into Sheol; then ye shall understand that these men have despised Jehovah.
Drought and heat consume the snow waters:'so doth'sheol those that have sinned.
Hide them in the dust together; Bind their faces in the hidden place .
The wicked shall be turned back unto Sheol, Even all the nations that forget God.
Let me not be put to shame, O Jehovah; for I have called upon thee: Let the wicked be put to shame, let them be silent in Sheol.
They are appointed as a flock for Sheol; Death shall be their shepherd; And the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; And their beauty shall be for Sheol to consume, That there be no habitation for it.
Therefore Sheol hath enlarged its desire, and opened its mouth without measure; and their glory, and their multitude, and their pomp, and he that rejoiceth among them, descend into it .
Sheol from beneath is moved for thee to meet thee at thy coming; it stirreth up the dead for thee, even all the chief ones of the earth; it hath raised up from their thrones all the kings of the nations.
If I look for Sheol as my house; If I have spread my couch in the darkness; If I have said to corruption, Thou art my father; To the worm, Thou art my mother, and my sister; Where then is my hope? And as for my hope, who shall see it?read more.
It shall go down to the bars of Sheol, When once there is rest in the dust.
As the cloud is consumed and vanisheth away, So he that goeth down to Sheol shall come up no more.
For in death there is no remembrance of thee: In Sheol who shall give thee thanks?
Cast off among the dead, Like the slain that lie in the grave, Whom thou rememberest no more, And they are cut off from thy hand.
For Sheol cannot praise thee, death cannot celebrate thee: They that go down into the pit cannot hope for thy truth.
But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol; For he will receive me. Selah
O death, where is thy victory? O death, where is thy sting?
Jehovah killeth, and maketh alive: He bringeth down to Sheol, and bringeth up.
Oh that thou wouldest hide me in Sheol, That thou wouldest keep me secret, until thy wrath be past, That thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and remember me!
I will ransom them from the power of Sheol; I will redeem them from death: O death, where are thy plagues? O Sheol, where is thy destruction? repentance shall be hid from mine eyes.
Because thou wilt not leave my soul unto Hades, Neither wilt thou give thy Holy One to see corruption.
For thou wilt not leave my soul to Sheol; Neither wilt thou suffer thy holy one to see corruption.