Bible Verses Dealing with Death
We present you with some Bible verses dealing with death. Death is something that we as Human beings cannot do a thing about, we can’t prevent it or cancel it.
Death is inevitable and the funny but sad thing about it [death] is that it comes suddenly so, there is really nothing that can prepare us for death.
Though, the advantage will can get from death is to die in the Lord and not in the world because the first leads to eternal life while the latter is to everlasting punishment so, my friend the choice is yours.
These Bible verses dealing with death are meant to serve as sources of comfort for those that need comfort and to let us know what the Bible has to say about death.
Death brings about bitterness, anger, frustration, discouragement, depression, sadness, sorrow, and so on. This is why these Bible verses will help you through it.
This is why these Bible verses about dealing with death are brought to you, to give you a new meaning and understanding about death and peradventure serve as a consolation for the grieving.
Bible Verses Dealing with Death
The Bible contains so many encouraging verses that can serve as comfort and healing for the grieving because after experiencing the death of a loved one or even the death of anyone, it usually takes time before it passes and so people might not even get to heal which is why these Bible verses and most importantly these article [Bible Verses dealing with Death] is here to really bring healing because they are divine words and not the words of man.
The Bible is the only book because it is the Holy Book that can truly and really bring comfort to the grieving and that can only ease the feeling of pain and loss.
So, let’s check these comforting, heart pleasing Bible verses out that has to do with dealing with death:
Romans 14:8 NIV
If we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord.
Romans 8:13 NIV
For if you live according to the flesh, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the misdeeds of the body, you will live.
Romans 6:23 NIV
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Revelation 21:4 NIV
‘He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death’ or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”
Ecclesiastes 12:7 NIV
And the dust returns to the ground it came from, and the spirit returns to God who gave it.
Luke 23:43 NIV
Jesus answered him, “Truly I tell you, today you will be with me in paradise.”
John 3:16 NIV
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
John 11:25-26 NIV
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; 26 and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?”
John 14:1-4 NIV
“Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me. 2 My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you? 3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am. 4 You know the way to the place where I am going.”
1 Thessalonians 4:14 NIV
For we believe that Jesus died and rose again, and so we believe that God will bring with Jesus those who have fallen asleep in him.
1 Corinthians 15:51-53 NIV
Listen, I tell you a mystery: We will not all sleep, but we will all be changed- 52 in a flash, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed. 53 For the perishable must clothe itself with the imperishable, and the mortal with immortality.
Matthew 10:28 NIV
28 Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, be afraid of the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell.
Psalm 23:4-5 NIV
4 Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. 5 You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.
Psalm 146:4-6 NIV
4 When their spirit departs, they return to the ground; on that very day their plans come to nothing. 5 Blessed are those whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord their God. 6 He is the Maker of heaven and earth, the sea, and everything in them- he remains faithful forever.
Ecclesiastes 9:5 NIV
5 For the living know that they will die, but the dead know nothing; they have no further reward, and even their name is forgotten.
Bible Verses dealing with Death – Conclusion
This topic i.e. Bible Verses dealing with Death is encompassed with scriptures that can surely be of help for you or someone you know that is in the process of grief or is still in pain, still having the feeling of loss.
The only place that peace and comfort can be found is with God, through HIS word to us [The Bible].