There the wicked cease to make trouble, and there the weary find rest.
and the dust returns to the earth as it once was, and the spirit returns to God who gave it.
"His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful slave! You were faithful over a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Share your master's joy!'
One day the poor man died and was carried away by the angels to Abraham's side. The rich man also died and was buried.
For we know that if our earthly house, a tent, is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
yet we are confident and satisfied to be out of the body and at home with the Lord.
I am pressured by both. I have the desire to depart and be with Christ-- which is far better--
Then I heard a voice from heaven saying, "Write: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on." "Yes," says the Spirit, "let them rest from their labors, for their works follow them!"
Now, Master, You can dismiss Your slave in peace, according to Your word.
And He said to the woman, "Your faith has saved you. Go in peace."
All the kings of the nations lie in splendor, each in his own tomb.
He was buried in his own tomb that he had hewn out for himself in the city of David. They laid him out in a coffin that was full of spices and various mixtures of prepared ointments; then they made a great fire in his honor.
Among the slain they prepare a resting place for Elam with all her hordes. Her graves are all around her. All of them are uncircumcised, slain by the sword, although their terror was [once] spread in the land of the living. They bear their disgrace with those who descend to the Pit. They are placed among the slain.
in his uprightness
When Abram was 99 years old, the LORD appeared to him, saying, "I am God Almighty. Live in My presence and be devout.
Both were righteous in God's sight, living without blame according to all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.