Let death take them by surprise;
let them go down to Sheol alive,
because evil is in their homes and within them.
But if the Lord brings about something unprecedented, and the ground opens its mouth and swallows them along with all that belongs to them so that they go down alive into Sheol, then you will know that these men have despised the Lord.”
They went down alive into Sheol with all that belonged to them. The earth closed over them, and they vanished from the assembly.
Let’s swallow them alive, like Sheol,
still healthy as they go down to the Pit.
but they captured the king of Ai alive and brought him to Joshua.
1 Samuel 15:8
He captured Agag king of Amalek alive, but he completely destroyed all the rest of the people with the sword.
1 Kings 20:18
So he said, “If they have marched out in peace, take them alive, and if they have marched out for battle, take them alive.”
2 Kings 10:14
Then Jehu ordered, “Take them alive.” So they took them alive and then slaughtered them at the pit of Beth-eked—42 men. He didn’t spare any of them.
and said, “Sir, we remember that while this deceiver was still alive He said, ‘After three days I will rise again.’
Since I am speaking to those who understand law, brothers, are you unaware that the law has authority over someone as long as he lives?
For example, a married woman is legally bound to her husband while he lives. But if her husband dies, she is released from the law regarding the husband.
Once I was alive apart from the law, but when the commandment came, sin sprang to life
But the goat chosen by lot for azazel is to be presented alive before the Lord to make purification with it by sending it into the wilderness for azazel.
the priest will order that two live clean birds, cedar wood, scarlet yarn, and hyssop be brought for the one who is to be cleansed.