Flashcards in Death & Resurrection Deck (25):
O that in the Grave you would conceal me,
That you would hide me until your anger passes by,
That you would set a time limit for me and remember me!
If a man dies, can he live again?
I will wait all the days of my compulsory service
Until my relief comes.
You will call, and I will answer you.
You will long for the work of your hands.
His spirit goes out, he returns to the ground;
On that very day his thoughts perish.
He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has even put eternity in their heart; yet mankind will never find out the work that the true God has made from start to finish.
Ecclesiastes 9:5, 6
For the living know that they will die, but the dead know nothing at all, nor do they have any more reward, because all memory of them is forgotten.
Also, their love and their hate and their jealousy have already perished, and they no longer have any share in what is done under the sun.
Whatever your hand finds to do, do with all your might, for there is no work nor planning nor knowledge nor wisdom in the Grave, where you are going.
He will swallow up death forever,
And the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will wipe away the tears from all faces.
The reproach of his people he will take away from all the earth,
For Jehovah himself has spoken it.
"Your dead will live.
My corpses will rise up.
Awake and shout joyfully,
You residents in the dust!
For your dew is as the dew of the morning,
And the earth will let those powerless in death come to life.
And immediately the girl rose and began walking. (She was 12 years old.) And at once they were beside themselves with great ecstasy.
"Have no fear, little flock, for your Father has approved of giving you the Kingdom.
John 5:28, 29
Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice
and come out, those who did good things to a resurrection of life, and those who practiced vile things to a resurrection of judgment.
After he said these things, he added: “Laz′a·rus our friend has fallen asleep, but I am traveling there to awaken him.”
The disciples then said to him: “Lord, if he is sleeping, he will get well.”
Jesus, however, had spoken about his death. But they imagined he was speaking about taking rest in sleep.
Then Jesus said to them plainly: “Laz′a·rus has died,
Then, kneeling down, he (Stephen) cried out with a strong voice: “Jehovah, do not charge this sin against them.” And after saying this, he fell asleep in death.
When Jesus saw her weeping and the Jews who had come with her weeping, he groaned within himself* and became troubled.
He said: “Where have you laid him?” They said to him: “Lord, come and see.”
Jesus gave way to tears.
Peter then put everyone outside, and kneeling down, he prayed. Then turning toward the body, he said: “Tab′i·tha, rise!” She opened her eyes, and as she caught sight of Peter, she sat up.
And I have hope toward God, which hope these men also look forward to, that there is going to be a resurrection of both the righteous and the unrighteous.
That is why, just as through one man sin entered into the world and death through sin, and so death spread to all men because they had all sinned—.
1 Corinthians 15:3-4
For among the first things I handed on to you was what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures;
and that he was buried, yes, that he was raised up on the third day according to the Scriptures;
1 Corinthians 15:6
After that he appeared to more than 500 brothers at one time, most of whom are still with us, though some have fallen asleep in death.
1 Corinthians 15:51-55
Look! I tell you a sacred secret: We will not all fall asleep in death, but we will all be changed,
in a moment, in the blink of an eye, during the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised up incorruptible, and we will be changed.
For this which is corruptible must put on incorruption, and this which is mortal must put on immortality.
But when this which is corruptible puts on incorruption and this which is mortal puts on immortality, then the saying that is written will take place: “Death is swallowed up forever.”
“Death, where is your victory? Death, where is your sting?”
1 Corinthians 15:26
And the last enemy, death, is to be brought to nothing.
and that he might set free all those who were held in slavery all their lives by their fear of death.
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ died once for all time for sins, a righteous person for unrighteous ones, in order to lead you to God. He was put to death in the flesh but made alive in the spirit.
Then I saw, and look! the Lamb standing on Mount Zion, and with him 144,000 who have his name and the name of his Father written on their foreheads.
And the sea gave up the dead in it, and death and the Grave gave up the dead in them, and they were judged individually according to their deeds.