Isaiah 13:9 “Behold , the day of the lord cometh, cruel both with wrath and fierce anger,
To lay the land desolate : and he shall destroy the sinners out of it”
JOB 17:22. When a few years are come, then I shall go the way whence I will not return ( Ecclesiastes 12:5)
Ecclesiastes 3:20. 21. All go unto one place: all are of the dust , and all turn to dust again (Genesisl 3 : 19)
Who knoweth the spirit of man that goeth upward , and the spirit of the beast that goeth downward to the earth?
V. 22. Wherefore I perceive that there is nothing better, than that a man should rejoice in his own works; for that is his portion: for who shall bring him to see what shall be after him.
Ecclesiastes 12:7. Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it.
Job 34:14,15. If he set his heart upon man, if he gather unto himself his Spirit and his breath:
All flesh shall perish together, and man shall turn again unto dust.
Psalm 104:29. Thou hidest thy face. they are troubled: thou takest away their breath, they die, and return to their dust.
GENESIS 3:19. In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it was thou taken: for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return.
Genesis 2:7. And the LORD formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life: and man became a living soul ( Gen.7:17-24).
Job 33:4. The Spirit of God hath made me, and the breath of the Almighty hath given me life.
1 Corinthians 15:45. And so it is written, The first man Adam was made a living soul:” the last adam (Jesus) w as made a quickening Spirit.
V.47. The ‘first man was the earth, earthy: the second man is the Lord from heaven ( Jn.3:31: Gen.3:19: Jn.3:13).
Psalm 115:17. The dead praise not the LORD, neither any that go down into silence.
Psalm 88:10-12. Wilt thou show wonders to the dead? Shall the dead arise and praise thee ? Selah.
Shall thy lovingkindness be declared in the grave? Or thy faithfulness in destruction?
Shall thy wonders be known in the dark? And thy righteousness in the land of forgetfulness?
Psalm 6:5. For in death there is no rememberance of thee: in the grave who shall give thee thanks?
Psalm 30:5. What profit is there in my blood, when I go down to the pit?
Shall the dust praise thee? Shall it declare thy truth?
Isaiah 38:18. For the grave cannot praise thee, death cannot celebrate thee: they that go down into the pit cannot hope for thy truth.
V.19. The living, the living,he shall praise thee, as I do this day: The father to the children shall make known thy truth.
Ecclesiastes 9:10. What so ever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might: For there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.
Ecclesiates 9:5. For the living know that they shall die: but the dead know not anything, neither have they any more a reward: for the memoty of them is forgotten.
Job 14:1. Man that is born of a woman is of few days, and full of trouble (Eccl. 2:23).
V.2. He commeth forth like a flower, and is cut down: He fleeth also as a shadow, and continueth not ( Job 8:9: Ps. 90:5,6).
Job 14:3. And doest thou open thine eyes upon such an one, and bringestme into Judgement with thee? (Ps.144:3: Ps.143:2.).
V.4. Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? Not one (Ps.51:2,5,10: Jn.3:6;Eph.2:3).
V.5. Seeing his days are determined, the number of his months are with thee, thou hast appointed his bounds that he cannot pass (Job 7:1).
V.6. Turn from him, that he may rest, till he shall accomplish, as an hireling, his day (Job 7:16,19:7:1:Ps.39:13).
V.7. For there is hope of a tree , if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease.
V.8. Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground:
V.9. Yet through the scent of water it will bud, and bring forth boughs like a plant.
V.10. But man dieth, and wasteth away: yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where is he?
V.11.As the waters fail from the sea, and the flood decayeth and drieth up:
V.12. So man lieth down, and rise not: till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep.
V.13.0 that thou wouldest hide me in the grave, that thou wouldest keep me secret, until thy wrath be past, that thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and remember me!
Isaiah 63:16. Doubless thou art our father, thou Abraham be ignorant of us, and Israel acknowledge us not: thou, o LORD, art our Father, our redeemer: thy name is from everlasting.
Isaiah 51:6. Lift up your eyes to the heavens, and look upon the earth beneath: for the heavens shall vanish away like smoke, and the earth shall wax old like a garment, and they that dwell therein shall die in like manner: but my salvation shall be forever, and my righteousness shall not be abolished ( Is.40:26:Ps. 102:26:Mat.24:35:2Pe.3:10:Is.50:9).
V.7. hearken unto me, ye that know righteousness, the people in whose heart is my law: fear ye not the reproach of men, neither be ye afraid of their reviling ( Is.51:1:Ps. 37:31: Mat.10;28:Acts 5:41).
V.8. For the moth shall eat them up like a garment, and the worm shall eat them like wool: but my righteousness shall be forever , and my salvation from generation to generation (Is.50:9).
Acts 3:21 ( Read from 19). REPENT YE THERFORE, AND BE CONVERTED, THAT YOUR SINS MAY BE BIOTTED OUT, WHEN THE TIMES OF REFRESHING SHALL COME FROMTHE PRESENCE OF THE LORD:
V.20. AND HE SHALL SEND JESUS CHRIST, WHICH BEFORE WAS PREACHED UNTO YOU:
V.21. WHOM THE HEAVEN MUST RECIEVE UNTIL THE TIMES OF RESTITUTION OF ALL THINGS, WHICH GOD HATH SPOKEN BY THE MOUTH OF ALL HIS HOLY PROPHETS SINCE THE WORLD BEGAN.
2 Peter 3:7. But the heavens and the earth, which are now, by the same word are kept in store, reserved unto fire against the day of judgement and perdition of ungodly men.
Revelation 20:11. And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away: and there was found no place for them.
V.12. And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God: And the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life: and the dead were judge out of these things which were written in the books, according to their works.
Rev.20:13. And the sea gave up the dead which were in it: and death and hell delivered up the dead which were in them: and they were judged every man according to their works.
V.14. And death and hell were cast into the lake of fire. This is the second death.
V.15. And whosoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.
Crossreferences in v.12- Rev.19:5:Dan.7:10:Phil. 4.3:Rev.3: 5: Jer.17:10: Jer. 32:9:Mat.16:27.
V.13- Rev.6:8. V.14.-1Corin. 15:26:Rev.21:8. V.15.-Rev.19:20.
Luke 12:47,48. And that servant, which knew his Lord’s will, and prepared not himself, neither did according to his will, shall be beaten with many stripes ( read v.45,46 ).
But he that knew not, and did commit things worthy of stripes, shall be beaten with few stripes. For unto whosoever much is given, of him shall be much required: and to whom men have committed much, of him they will ask the more ( Is.1:16-18: Is.26:3,19-21).
JOHN 5:24. VERILY, VERILY, I SAY UNTO YOU, HE THAT HEARETH MY WORD, AND BELIEVETH ON HIM THAT SENT ME, HATH EVERLASTING LIFE, AND SHALL NOT COME INTO CONDEMNATION : BUT IS PASSED FROM DEATH UNTO LIFE ( Jn.11:25.26).
V.25. VERILY, VERILY, I SAY UNTO YOU, THE OUR IS COMING, AND NOW IS, WHEN THE ( spiritually ) DEAD SHALL HEAR THE VOICE OF THE SON OF GOD: AND THEY THAT HEAR SHALL LIVE ( Jn. 11: 43 )
V.28. MARVEL NOT AT THIS: FOR THE HOUR IS COMING, IN THE WHICH ALL THAT ARE IN THE GRAVES SHALL HEAR HIS VIOCE,
V. 29. AND SHALL COME FORTH; THEY THAT HAVE DONE GOOD ( Jn. 3:3,5; 12:46-50), UNTO THE RESURRECTION OF LIFE; AND THEY THAT HAVE DONE EVIL (Jn.3:18–21), UNTO THE RESURRECTION OF DAMNATION.
Isaiah 55: 6. Seek ye the LORD while he may be found, call upon him while his is near ( Ps. 32: 6, Mat.5: 25; Mat. 25: 11; Jn. 7: 34; Jn. 8: 21,; 2Cor. 6: 1; Heb. 3: 13 )