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45 Bible Verses about Grave, The

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Numbers 19:16

Whoever is out in an open field and touches the body of someone who was killed by a sword, or a dead body, or someone's bones, or a grave, he is to be considered unclean for seven days.

Deuteronomy 34:6

He was buried in the valley opposite Beth Peor, in the land of Moab, but no one knows to this day where his burial place is.

1 Kings 13:31

After he had buried the man of God, he gave these instructions to his children: "When I die, bury me in the same grave in which the man of God is buried. Place my bones beside his,

2 Kings 21:26

He was buried in his own grave in the Garden of Uzza, and his son Josiah became king in his place.

Isaiah 22:16

"Come, go to this steward, to Shebna who is in charge of the household, and ask him: "What are you doing here, and who are your relatives here that you could carve out a grave for yourself here cutting out a tomb at the choicest location, chiseling out a resting place for yourself out of solid rock?

Genesis 37:35

All his sons and daughters showed up to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. He kept saying, "Leave me alone! I'll go down to the next world, still mourning for my son." So Joseph's father wept for him.

Psalm 88:3

For my life is filled with troubles as I approach Sheol.

Genesis 42:38

But Jacob replied, "My son isn't going back with you, since his brother is dead and he's the only one left. If something should harm him as you travel, then it'll be death for me and my sad, gray hair!"

Genesis 44:29

If you take this one from me, too, and then something harmful happens to him, then it will be death for me and my sad, gray hair!'

2 Samuel 22:5-6

Because deadly breakers engulfed me, while torrents of abuse from the ungodly overwhelmed me. Binding ropes from Sheol entangled me while lethal snares hindered me.

1 Kings 2:6

So act consistently with your wisdom, and don't let him die as a peaceful old man.

Job 3:21-22

To those who are longing for death even though it does not come? To those who search for it more than for hidden treasure? To those who are happy beyond measure when they reach their graves?

Job 10:19

as if I had never existed; carried from the womb to the grave.

Psalm 30:3

LORD, you brought me from death; you kept me alive so that I did not descend into the Pit.

Proverbs 9:18

But he does not realize that the dead lurk there, and her invited guests wind up in the depths of Sheol.

Isaiah 28:15

Because you said: "We have entered into a covenant with death, and we have an agreement with Sheol, so when the overwhelming scourge makes its choice, it cannot reach us, since we have made lies our refuge and have concealed ourselves inside falsehood,'

Jeremiah 20:17

because he didn't kill me in the womb, so that my mother would have been my grave and her womb forever pregnant.

Habakkuk 2:5

Moreover, just as wine leads astray the proud and powerful man, he remains restless; he has expanded his appetite like the afterlife or death itself, he is never satisfied. He gathers to himself all of the nations, taking captive all of the people for himself."

Psalm 55:15

Let death seize them! May they be plunged alive into the afterlife, for wicked things are in their homes and among them.

Numbers 16:30

But if the LORD creates something new, so that the ground opens its mouth and swallows them and everything that belongs to them and they all descend directly to Sheol while still alive, then you'll know that these men have spurned the LORD."

Job 24:19

As drought and heat evaporate melting snow, that's what Sheol does with sinners.

Job 40:13

buried them in the dust together, and sent them bound to that secret place,

Psalm 9:17

The wicked will turn back to where the dead are all the nations that have forgotten God.

Psalm 31:17

Let me not be ashamed, LORD, for I have called upon you. Let the wicked be put to shame, let them be silent in the next life.

Psalm 49:14

Like sheep, they are destined for the realm of the dead, with death as their shepherd. The upright will have dominion over them in the morning; their strength will be consumed in the afterlife, so that they have no home.

Isaiah 5:14

Therefore Sheol's appetite has grown; it has opened its mouth beyond limit. Jerusalem's nobility and her multitudes will go there, along with her brawlers and whoever is reveling within her.

Isaiah 14:9

"The afterlife below is all astir to meet you when you arrive; it rouses up the spirits of the dead to greet you everyone who used to be world leaders. It has raised up from their thrones all who used to be kings of the nations.

Job 17:13-16

"If my hope were that my house is the afterlife itself, if I were to make my bed in darkness, if I call out to the Pit, "You're my father!' or say to the worm, "My mother!' or "My sister!' where would my hope be? "And speaking of my hope, who would notice it?read more.
Will it go down to the bars that lock the doors of the afterlife? Will we descend together into the dust?"

Job 7:9

As a cloud fades away and vanishes, the one who descends to the afterlife doesn't return.

Psalm 6:5

In death, there is no memory of you. Who will give you thanks where the dead are?

Psalm 88:5

released to remain with the dead, lying in a grave like a corpse, remembered no longer, and cut off from your power.

Isaiah 38:18

For Sheol cannot thank you, death cannot sing your praise; and those who go down to the Pit cannot hope for your faithfulness.

Job 14:13

"Won't you keep me safe in the afterlife? Conceal me until your anger subsides. Set an appointment for me, then remember me.

Hosea 13:14

"From the power of Sheol I will rescue them, from death I will redeem them. Death, where are your plagues? Sheol, where is your destruction? My eyes will remain closed to your pleas for compassion.

Acts 2:27

For you will not abandon my soul to Hades or allow your Holy One to experience decay.

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