THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

Deuteronomy (Author Moses)

32:29O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!

2 Kings (Author Compiled by Isaiah and Jeremiah from records of Nathan, Gad, Iddo, Ahijah, Jehu and others.)

20:1In those days was Hezekiah sick unto death. And the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz came to him, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Set thine house in order; for thou shalt die, and not live.

Psalms (Author Moses, David, Solomon, Asaph, Heman, Ethan, sons of Korah, compiled by Ezra)

39:4LORD, make me to know mine end, and the measure of my days, what it is; that I may know how frail I am.

39:13O spare me, that I may recover strength, before I go hence, and be no more.

90:12So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.

Ecclesiastes (Author Solomon)

9:4For to him that is joined to all the living there is hope: for a living dog is better than a dead lion.

9:10Whatsoever 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.

11:7Truly the light is sweet, and a pleasant thing it is for the eyes to behold the sun:

11:8But if a man live many years, and rejoice in them all; yet let him remember the days of darkness; for they shall be many. All that cometh is vanity.

Isaiah (Author Isaiah)

38:18For the grave cannot praise thee, death can not celebrate thee: they that go down into the pit cannot hope for thy truth.

38:19The living, the living, he shall praise thee, as I do this day: the father to the children shall make known thy truth.

Luke (Author Luke)

12:35Let your loins be girded about, and your lights burning;

12:36And ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he cometh and knocketh, they may open unto him immediately.

12:37Blessed are those servants, whom the lord when he cometh shall find watching: verily I say unto you, that he shall gird himself, and make them to sit down to meat, and will come forth and serve them.

John (Author John)

9:4I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.

Romans (Author Paul)

14:8For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord's.

Philippians (Author Paul)

1:21For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.

Hebrews (Author Paul)

13:14For here have we no continuing city, but we seek one to come.

James (Author James)

4:15For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall live, and do this, or that.

1 Peter (Author Peter)

1:17And if ye call on the Father, who without respect of persons judgeth according to every man's work, pass the time of your sojourning here in fear:



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