Moses left and returned to his father-in-law Jethro. Moses told him, "Please let me go and return to my own people in Egypt so I can see whether they're still alive." Jethro told Moses, "Go in peace."
where they informed their father, "Joseph is still alive! As a matter of fact, he's ruling the entire land of Egypt." But Jacob didn't believe them, because he had become cynical.
"It's enough," Israel replied. "My son Joseph is still alive. I'm going to go see him before I die!"
"Now let me die," Israel told Joseph, "since I've seen your face and confirmed that you're still alive!"
1 Kings 20:32
So they put on some sackcloth, tied their hair back with ropes, and approached the king of Israel. "Your servant Ben-hadad says this," they said. "Please let me live." "Is he still alive?" Ahab asked. "He's my brother."
"The man specifically asked about us and our relatives," they responded. "He asked us, "Is your father still alive?' and "Do you have another brother?' So we answered his questions. How could we have known that he would tell us to bring our brother back with us?"
Joseph asked them how they had been doing. "Is your father well, the older gentleman about whom you spoke?" he inquired. "Is he still alive?"
Joseph blurted out, "I'm Joseph! Is my father really alive?" But his brothers could not answer him, because they had become terrified to be in his presence.
"Your servant, our father, is doing well," they replied. "He is still alive." Then they bowed down in humility.
However, Nun's son Joshua and Jephunneh's son Caleb, who had explored the land, remained alive.
1 Kings 17:23
Then Elijah took the little boy downstairs from the upper chamber back into the main house and delivered him to his mother. "Look," Elijah told her, "your son is alive."
While he was on his way, his servants met him and told him that his child was alive.
But Paul went down, bent over him, took him into his arms, and said, "Stop being alarmed, because he's still alive."
Now as to the other animals, their authority was removed, but they were granted a reprieve from execution for an appointed period of time."
I will scatter them among the nations, and so they will remember me in distant countries. They will rear their children, and they will return.
1 Thessalonians 4:15
For we declare to you what the Lord has told us to say: We who are alive and remain until the coming of the Lord will by no means precede those who have died.
1 Thessalonians 4:17
Then we who are alive and remain will be caught up in the clouds together with them to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.
1 Thessalonians 3:8
For now we can go on living, as long as you continue to stand firm in the Lord.
2 Corinthians 6:9
as unknown and yet well-known, as dying and yet as you see very much alive, as punished and yet not killed,
I therefore urge you, brothers, in view of God's mercies, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices that are holy and pleasing to God, for this is the reasonable way for you to worship.