'Tomb' in the Bible
"Listen, sir, you are a mighty prince among us! You may bury your dead in the choicest of our tombs. None of us will refuse you his tomb to prevent you from burying your dead."
My father made me swear an oath. He said, "I am about to die. Bury me in my tomb that I dug for myself there in the land of Canaan." Now let me go and bury my father; then I will return.'"
Gideon son of Joash died at a very old age and was buried in the tomb of his father Joash located in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.
His brothers and all his family went down and brought him back. They buried him between Zorah and Eshtaol in the tomb of Manoah his father. He had led Israel for twenty years.
When you leave me today, you will find two men near Rachel's tomb at Zelzah on Benjamin's border. They will say to you, 'The donkeys you have gone looking for have been found. Your father is no longer concerned about the donkeys but has become anxious about you two! He is asking, "What should I do about my son?"'
They took Asahel's body and buried him in his father's tomb at Bethlehem. Joab and his men then traveled all that night and reached Hebron by dawn.
So David issued orders to the soldiers and they put them to death. Then they cut off their hands and feet and hung them near the pool in Hebron. But they took the head of Ish-bosheth and buried it in the tomb of Abner in Hebron.
You went back and ate and drank in this place, even though he said to you, "Do not eat or drink there." Therefore your corpse will not be buried in your ancestral tomb.'"
He put the corpse into his own tomb, and they mourned over him, saying, "Ah, my brother!"
After he buried him, he said to his sons, "When I die, bury me in the tomb where the prophet is buried; put my bones right beside his bones,
His servants took his body back to Jerusalem and buried him in his tomb with his ancestors in the city of David.
One day some men were burying a man when they spotted a raiding party. So they threw the dead man into Elisha's tomb. When the body touched Elisha's bones, the dead man came to life and stood on his feet.
He was buried in his tomb in the garden of Uzzah, and his son Josiah replaced him as king.
His servants transported his dead body from Megiddo in a chariot and brought it to Jerusalem, where they buried him in his tomb. The people of the land took Josiah's son Jehoahaz, poured olive oil on his head, and made him king in his father's place.
He was buried in the tomb he had carved out in the City of David. They laid him to rest on a bier covered with spices and assorted mixtures of ointments. They made a huge bonfire to honor him.
As for all the kings of the nations, all of them lie down in splendor, each in his own tomb.
What right do you have to be here? What relatives do you have buried here? Why do you chisel out a tomb for yourself here? He chisels out his burial site in an elevated place, he carves out his tomb on a cliff.
They intended to bury him with criminals, but he ended up in a rich man's tomb, because he had committed no violent deeds, nor had he spoken deceitfully.
and placed it in his own new tomb that he had cut in the rock. Then he rolled a great stone across the entrance of the tomb and went away.
(Now Mary Magdalene and the other Mary were sitting there, opposite the tomb.)
So give orders to secure the tomb until the third day. Otherwise his disciples may come and steal his body and say to the people, 'He has been raised from the dead,' and the last deception will be worse than the first."
So they went with the soldiers of the guard and made the tomb secure by sealing the stone.
Now after the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to look at the tomb.
So they left the tomb quickly, with fear and great joy, and ran to tell his disciples.
When John's disciples heard this, they came and took his body and placed it in a tomb.
After Joseph bought a linen cloth and took down the body, he wrapped it in the linen and placed it in a tomb cut out of the rock. Then he rolled a stone across the entrance of the tomb.
And very early on the first day of the week, at sunrise, they went to the tomb.
They had been asking each other, "Who will roll away the stone for us from the entrance to the tomb?"
Then as they went into the tomb, they saw a young man dressed in a white robe sitting on the right side; and they were alarmed.
Then they went out and ran from the tomb, for terror and bewilderment had seized them. And they said nothing to anyone, because they were afraid.
Then he took it down, wrapped it in a linen cloth, and placed it in a tomb cut out of the rock, where no one had yet been buried.
The women who had accompanied Jesus from Galilee followed, and they saw the tomb and how his body was laid in it.
Now on the first day of the week, at early dawn, the women went to the tomb, taking the aromatic spices they had prepared.
They found that the stone had been rolled away from the tomb,
and when they returned from the tomb they told all these things to the eleven and to all the rest.
But Peter got up and ran to the tomb. He bent down and saw only the strips of linen cloth; then he went home, wondering what had happened.
Furthermore, some women of our group amazed us. They were at the tomb early this morning,
Then some of those who were with us went to the tomb, and found it just as the women had said, but they did not see him."
When Jesus arrived, he found that Lazarus had been in the tomb four days already.
Then the people who were with Mary in the house consoling her saw her get up quickly and go out. They followed her, because they thought she was going to the tomb to weep there.
Jesus, intensely moved again, came to the tomb. (Now it was a cave, and a stone was placed across it.)
So the crowd who had been with him when he called Lazarus out of the tomb and raised him from the dead were continuing to testify about it.
Now at the place where Jesus was crucified there was a garden, and in the garden was a new tomb where no one had yet been buried.
And so, because it was the Jewish day of preparation and the tomb was nearby, they placed Jesus' body there.
Now very early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been moved away from the entrance.
So she went running to Simon Peter and the other disciple whom Jesus loved and told them, "They have taken the Lord from the tomb, and we don't know where they have put him!"
Then Peter and the other disciple set out to go to the tomb.
The two were running together, but the other disciple ran faster than Peter and reached the tomb first.
Then Simon Peter, who had been following him, arrived and went right into the tomb. He saw the strips of linen cloth lying there,
Then the other disciple, who had reached the tomb first, came in, and he saw and believed.
But Mary stood outside the tomb weeping. As she wept, she bent down and looked into the tomb.
"Brothers, I can speak confidently to you about our forefather David, that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day.
and their bones were later moved to Shechem and placed in the tomb that Abraham had bought for a certain sum of money from the sons of Hamor in Shechem.
When they had accomplished everything that was written about him, they took him down from the cross and placed him in a tomb.