Most Relevant Verses
Then all his sons and all his daughters arose to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. And he said, "Surely I will go down to Sheol in mourning for my son." So his father wept for him.
"For now I would have lain down and been quiet; I would have slept then, I would have been at rest,
"If I look for Sheol as my home, I make my bed in the darkness;
As sheep they are appointed for Sheol; Death shall be their shepherd; And the upright shall rule over them in the morning, And their form shall be for Sheol to consume So that they have no habitation.
For You will not abandon my soul to Sheol; Nor will You allow Your Holy One to undergo decay.
But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol, For He will receive me. Selah.
Will Your lovingkindness be declared in the grave, Your faithfulness in Abaddon?
"Sheol from beneath is excited over you to meet you when you come; It arouses for you the spirits of the dead, all the leaders of the earth; It raises all the kings of the nations from their thrones.
'Thus says the Lord GOD, "On the day when it went down to Sheol I caused lamentations; I closed the deep over it and held back its rivers. And its many waters were stopped up, and I made Lebanon mourn for it, and all the trees of the field wilted away on account of it.