Natural Death

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Numbers 16:29

If these men die the common death of all men or if [only] what happens to everyone happens to them, then the Lord has not sent me.

Ecclesiastes 3:19

For that which befalls the sons of men befalls beasts; even [in the end] one thing befalls them both. As the one dies, so dies the other. Yes, they all have one breath and spirit, so that a man has no preeminence over a beast; for all is vanity (emptiness, falsity, and futility)!

Romans 6:7

For when a man dies, he is freed (loosed, delivered) from [the power of] sin [among men].

Psalm 55:15

Let desolations and death come suddenly upon them; let them go down alive to Sheol (the place of the dead), for evils are in their habitations, in their hearts, and their inmost part.

Numbers 19:16

And whoever in the open field touches one who is slain with a sword, or a dead body, or a bone of a dead man, or a grave, shall be unclean for seven days.

1 Samuel 26:10

David said, As the Lord lives, [He] will smite him; or his day will come to die or he will go down in battle and perish.

Deuteronomy 14:21

You shall not eat of anything that dies of itself. You may give it to the stranger or the foreigner who is within your towns, that he may eat it, or you may sell it to an alien. [They are not under God's law in this matter] but you are a people holy to the Lord your God. You shall not [even] boil a kid in its mother's milk.

Romans 8:13

For if you live according to [the dictates of] the flesh, you will surely die. But if through the power of the [Holy] Spirit you are [habitually] putting to death (making extinct, deadening) the [evil] deeds prompted by the body, you shall [really and genuinely] live forever.

Ezekiel 44:31

The priests shall not eat of anything that has died of itself or is torn, whether it be bird or beast.

Genesis 11:28

Haran died before his father Terah [died] in the land of his birth, in Ur of the Chaldees.

John 11:13

However, Jesus had spoken of his death, but they thought that He referred to falling into a refreshing and natural sleep.

1 Corinthians 15:36

You foolish man! Every time you plant seed, you sow something that does not come to life [germinating, springing up, and growing] unless it dies first.

Leviticus 17:15

And every person who eats what dies of itself or was torn by beasts, whether he is native-born or a temporary resident, shall wash his clothes and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until evening; then shall he be clean.

Leviticus 20:13

If a man lies with a male as if he were a woman, both men have committed an offense (something perverse, unnatural, abhorrent, and detestable); they shall surely be put to death; their blood shall be upon them.

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natural Death » When averted for a season, is a motive to increased devotedness

Isaiah 38:18

For Sheol (the place of the dead) cannot confess and reach out the hand to You, death cannot praise and rejoice in You; they who go down to the pit cannot hope for Your faithfulness [to Your promises; their probation is at an end, their destiny is sealed].

Psalm 56:12

Your vows are upon me, O God; I will render praise to You and give You thank offerings.

Isaiah 38:20

The Lord is ready to save (deliver) me; therefore we will sing my songs with [my] stringed instruments all the days of our lives in the house of the Lord.

natural Death » Enoch and elijah were exempted from

2 Kings 2:11

As they still went on and talked, behold, a chariot of fire and horses of fire parted the two of them, and Elijah went up by a whirlwind into heaven.

Hebrews 11:5

Because of faith Enoch was caught up and transferred to heaven, so that he did not have a glimpse of death; and he was not found, because God had translated him. For even before he was taken to heaven, he received testimony [still on record] that he had pleased and been satisfactory to God.

natural Death » By adam

1 Corinthians 15:21-22

For since [it was] through a man that death [came into the world, it is] also through a Man that the resurrection of the dead [has come]. For just as [because of their union of nature] in Adam all people die, so also [by virtue of their union of nature] shall all in Christ be made alive.

natural Death » Shall finally be destroyed by Christ

Hosea 13:14

Should I ransom them from the power of Sheol (the place of the dead)? Should I redeem them from death? O death, where are your plagues? O Sheol, where is your destruction? Relenting and compassion are hidden from My eyes.

natural Death » Lot of all

Ecclesiastes 8:8

There is no man who has power over the spirit to retain the breath of life, neither has he power over the day of death; and there is no discharge in battle [against death], neither will wickedness deliver those who are its possessors and given to it.

natural Death » Described as » A sleep

Deuteronomy 31:16

And the Lord said to Moses, Behold, you shall sleep with your fathers, and this people will rise up and play the harlot after the strange gods of the land where they go to be among them; and they will forsake Me and break My covenant which I have made with them.

John 11:11

He said these things, and then added, Our friend Lazarus is at rest and sleeping; but I am going there that I may awaken him out of his sleep.

natural Death » Motive » Diligence

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for there is no work or device or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol (the place of the dead), where you are going.

natural Death » Illustrates the change produced in conversion

Colossians 2:20

If then you have died with Christ to material ways of looking at things and have escaped from the world's crude and elemental notions and teachings of externalism, why do you live as if you still belong to the world? [Why do you submit to rules and regulations? -- "such as]

natural Death » None subject to, in heaven

natural Death » Conquered by Christ

Romans 6:9

Because we know that Christ (the Anointed One), being once raised from the dead, will never die again; death no longer has power over Him.

natural Death » Ordered by God

natural Death » Described as » Returning to dust

Psalm 104:29

When You hide Your face, they are troubled and dismayed; when You take away their breath, they die and return to their dust.

natural Death » Consequence of sin

natural Death » Strips of earthly possessions

Job 1:21

And said, Naked (without possessions) came I [into this world] from my mother's womb, and naked (without possessions) shall I depart. The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away; blessed (praised and magnified in worship) be the name of the Lord!

natural Death » Pray to be prepared for

Psalm 39:4

Lord, make me to know my end and [to appreciate] the measure of my days -- "what it is; let me know and realize how frail I am [how transient is my stay here].

natural Death » Described as » The earthly house of this tabernacle being dissolved

natural Death » Puts an end to earthly projects

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for there is no work or device or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol (the place of the dead), where you are going.

natural Death » Described as » Departing

natural Death » Abolished by Christ

2 Timothy 1:10

[It is that purpose and grace] which He now has made known and has fully disclosed and made real [to us] through the appearing of our Savior Christ Jesus, Who annulled death and made it of no effect and brought life and immortality (immunity from eternal death) to light through the Gospel.

natural Death » Described as » Gathering to our people

Genesis 49:33

When Jacob had finished commanding his sons, he drew his feet up into the bed and breathed his last and was gathered to his [departed] people.

natural Death » Described as » Putting off this tabernacle

2 Peter 1:14

Since I know that the laying aside of this body of mine will come speedily, as our Lord Jesus Christ made clear to me.

natural Death » Described as » Going down into silence

natural Death » Christ delivers from the fear of

Hebrews 2:15

And also that He might deliver and completely set free all those who through the [haunting] fear of death were held in bondage throughout the whole course of their lives.

natural Death » Prepare for

natural Death » Levels all ranks

Job 3:17-19

There [in death] the wicked cease from troubling, and there the weary are at rest. There the [captive] prisoners rest together; they hear not the taskmaster's voice. The small and the great are there, and the servant is free from his master.

natural Death » Described as » God requiring the soul

natural Death » All shall be raised from

Acts 24:15

Having [the same] hope in God which these themselves hold and look for, that there is to be a resurrection both of the righteous and the unrighteous (the just and the unjust).

natural Death » Regard, as at hand

Job 14:1-2

Man who is born of a woman is of few days and full of trouble. He comes forth like a flower and withers; he flees also like a shadow and continues not.

natural Death » Described as » Yielding up the ghost

Acts 5:10

And instantly she fell down at his feet and died; and the young men entering found her dead, and they carried her out and buried her beside her husband.

natural Death » Described as » Going the way whence there is no return

Job 16:22

For when a few years are come, I shall go the way from which I shall not return.

natural Death » Described as » Fleeing as a shadow

Job 14:2

He comes forth like a flower and withers; he flees also like a shadow and continues not.

natural Death » Described as » Being cut down

Job 14:2

He comes forth like a flower and withers; he flees also like a shadow and continues not.