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Lord: whether we live therefore, shall be able to separate us from II.-THE DEAD FORGOTTEN. or die, we are the Lord's. the love of God, which is in Christ

Job viii, 18, 19. If he destroy Jesus our Lord. 1 Cor. iil, 22, 23. Whether Paul.

him from his place, then it shall or Apollos, or Cephas, or the 1 Çor. XV, 55–57. O death, where deny him, saying, I have not seen world, or life, or death, or things is thy sting? O grave, where is thy thee. Behold, this is the joy of present, or things to come; all are victory? The sting of death is sin; his way, and out of the earth shall yours; And ye are Christ's; and and the strength of sin is the law.others grow. Christ is Gol's.

But thanks be to God, which Job xviii, 17. His remembrance Phu. i, 21, 23. For me to live is giveth us the victory through our

shall perish from the earth, and Christ, and to die is gain. For I Lord Jesus Christ.

he shall have no name in the am in a strait betwixt two, having 2 Çor. v, 8. We are confident, 1 street. a desire to depart, and be with say, and willing rather to be ab

Job xx, 8. He shall fly away as Christ; which is far better. sent from the body, and to be

a dream, and shall not be found; Rev. xiv, 13. And I heard a present with the Lord.

yea, he shall be chased away as a voice from heaven saying unto 2 Tim. iv, 7, 8. I have fought a vision of the night. mo, Write, Blessed are the dead good fight, I have finished my

P3. xxxi, 12. I am forgotten as a which die in the Lord froin hence- course, I have kept the faith: dead man out of mind: I am like a forth: Yea,saith the Spirit,that they Henceforth there is laid up for me broken vessel. may rest from their labours; and a crown of righteousness, which their works do follow them. the Lord, the righteous Judge, with them that go down into the

Ps. Ixxxviii, 4, 5. I am counted shall give me at that day; and not THE HOPE OF CHRISTIANS. to me only, but unto all them also pit; I am as a man that hath no that love his appearing.

strength. Free among the dead, Gen. xlix, 18. I have waited for

like the slain that lie in the grave, thy salvation, O LORD!

DEATH A GREAT whom thou rememberest no more: Job vii, 16. I loathe it; I would

and they are cut off from thy

CHANGE. not live alway: let me alone: for

hand. my days are vanity.

1.-PHYSICAL CHANGE Eccles. il, 16. For there is no reJob xiii, 15. Though ine slay me,

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membrance of the wise more than yet will I trust in him: but I will

Gen. xxiii, 3, 4. And Abraham of the fool for ever. maintain mine own ways before stood up from before his dead,

Eccles, iv, 16. There is no end of him.

and spake unto the sons of Heth, all the people, even of all that Job xix, 25-27. For I know that saying, I am a stranger and á have been before them: they also my Redeemer liveth, and that he sojourner with you: give me a pos- that come after shall not rejoice in shall stand at the latter day upon session of a burying-place with him. Surely this also is vanity the eartlı: And though after my you, that I may bury my dead out and vexation of spirit. skin worms destroy this body, yet of my sight,

Eccles. viii, 10. And so I saw in my flesh shall I see God. Job xxi, 26. They shall lie down the wicked buried, who had come Whom I shall see for myself, alike in the dust, and the worms and gone from the place of the and mine eyes shall behold, and shall cover them.

holy, and they were forgotten in not another; though my reins be

Job xxiv, 19. Drought and heat the city where they had so done. consumed within me.

consume the snow-waters; so doth This is also vanity. Ps. xlviii, 14. For this God is he grave those which have sinned. our God for ever and ever: he will Ps. xlix, 14. Like sheep they III.-- TOTALLY AND FOR be our guide even unto death. are laid in the grave; death shall EVER CUT OFF FROM THE Is. lv, 8. I would hasten my feed on them; and the upright

WORLD. escape from the windy storm and shall have dominion over them in tempest. the morning, and their beauty

2 Chron. xxxiv, 28. Behold, I shall consume in the grave from will gather thee to thy fathers, Ps. Ixxiii, 25, 26. Whom have I their dwelling

and thou shalt be gathered to thy in heaven but then and there is none upon earth that I desire be- P3. lxxx, 16. It is burnt with grave in peace, neither shall thine

eyes see all the evil that I will sido thee.

Myflesh and my fre; it is cut down: they perish at bring upon this place, and upon heart faileth: but God is the the rebuke of thy countenance.

the inhabitants of the same. So strength of my heart, and my por

Ps. cxli, 7. Our bones are scat- they brought the king word tion for ever.

tered at the grave's mouth, as again. Luke ii, 29, 30. Lord, now lettest when one cutteth and cleaveth

Job iii, 17-19. There the wicked thou thy servant depart in peace, wood upon the earth.

cease from troubling; and there according to thy word: For mine Isa. xiv, 11. Thy pomp is the weary be at rest. There the eyes have seen thy salvation. brought down to the grave, and prisoners rest together, they hear John xiv, 2, 3. In my Father's is spread under thee, and the The small and great are there;

the noise of thy viols: the worm not the voice of the oppressor. house are many mansions: if it

Worms cover thee. were not so, I would have told

and the servant is free from his you. I go to prepare a place for

John xi, 39. Jesus said, Take master, you. And if I go and prepare a

ye away the stone. Martha, the Job x, 21. Before I go whence I place for you, I will come again, sister of him that was dead, saith shall not return, even to the land and receive you unto myself; that unto him, Lord, by this time he of darkness, and the shadow of where I am, there ye may be stinketh: for he hath been dead death. also. four days.

Job xiv, 11,13-15,21. As the waters Rom. vill, 38, 39. For I am per- he had served his own generation decayeth and drieth up. Ob that

Acts xiii, 36. For David, after fail from the sea, and the flood suaded, that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, by the will of God, fell on sleep, thou wouldest hide me in the nor powers, nor things present, and was laid unto his fathers, and grave, that thou wouldest keep nor things to come, Nor height, saw corruption.

me secret, until thy wrath be por depth, nor any other creature, (See under Body, BONES.) past; that thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and remember me! Lam. Ili, 6. He hath set me in dark , his father and the physicians I a man die, shall he live again? | places, as they that be dead of oldt. embalmed Israel. And forty all the days of my appointed time Ezek. xvi, 20. When I shall bring days were fulfilled

for him; will I wait, till my change come. thee down with them that descend (for so are fulfilled

the days Thou shalt call, and I will anFer thee: thou wilt have a desire old time, and shall set thee in the and the Egyptians mourned for

into the pit, with the people of of those which are embalmed;) to the work of thine hands. His low parts of the earth, in places him threescore and ten days. So sans come to honour,, and he desolate of old, with them that go Joseph died, being an hundred howeth it not; and they are brought low, but he perceiveth it inhabited; and I shall set glory in down to the pit, that thou be not and ten years old and they em

balmed him, and he was put in a Lot of them. the land of the living.

cotiin in Egypt. Juh xxi, 21. For what pleasure Acth he in his house after him, BODY PREPARED AND SCENES OF MOURNING. sen the number of his months

ANOINTED FOR BURIAL. Gen. xxiii, 2. And Sarah died in is cut off in the midst? Ps. xlix, 10, 16-19. For he seeth Mishael and Elzaphan, the song

Lev. x, 4, 5. And Moses called Kirjath-arba; the same is Hebron

in the land of Canaan: and Abradat wise men die, likewise the of Uzziel, the uncle of Aaron, and

ham came to mourn for Sarah, and fool and the brutish person per- said unto them, Come near, carry

to weep for her. isa, and leave their wealth to your brethren from before the

Gen. 1, 10, 11. And they came to others. Be not thou afraid when sanctuary out of the camp. So the threshingiloor of Atad, which oe is made rich, when the glory they went near, and carried them is beyond Jordan, and there they of his house is increased: For when he dieth he shall carry no

in their coats out of the camp; as mourned with a great and very Moses had said.

sore lamentation: and he mado a thing away; his glory shall not descend alter

mourning for his father seven him: Though 2 Chron. xvi, 14. And they shule he lived he blessed his soul: buried him in his own sepulchres, of the land, the Canaanites, saw

days. And when the inhabitants and men will praise thee, when which he had made for himself in thou doest well to thyself. He the city of David, and laid bim in the mourning in the floor of Atad, shall go to the generation of his the bed which was filled with they said, This is a grievous Luthers, they shall never see sweet odours, and divers kinds of mourning to the Egyptians: wherelight.

spices, prepared by the apothefore the name of it was called Ps. Ixxviii, 39. For he rememcaries' art; and they made a very

Abel-mizrainn, which is beyond

Jordan, bered that they were but flesh; a

great burning for him. wind that passeth away, and com

Jer. xxxiv, 4, 5. Yet hear tho

Num. XX, 29. And when all the eth not again.

word of the Lord, o Zedekiah, congregation saw that Aaron was Proc. xi, 7. When a wicked man king of Judah; Thus saith the dead, they mourned for Aaron dieih, his expectation shall perish; by the sword; But thou shalt die LORD of thee, Thou shalt not die thirty days, even all the house of

Israel. and the hope of unjust men per- in peace: and with the burnings of

Deut. xxxiv, 8. And the children Rreth.

thy fathers, the former kings of Israel wept for Moses in the Eecles. v, 16. And this also is a which were before thee, so shall | plains of Moab thirty days: so the sore evil, that in all points as he they burn odours for thee; and days of weeping and mourning carne, so shall be go: and what they will lament thee, saying, Ah for Moses were ended. prunt hath he that hath laboured lord! for I have pronounced the 2 Sam. I, 12. And they mourned w the wind. word, saith the LORD.

and wept, and fasted until even, Matt. xxvi, 12. For in that she for Saul, and for Jonathan his son, THE DARK REALM OF hath poured this ointment on my and for the people of the LORD, DEATH.

body, she did it for my burial. and for the house of Israel; beJO) , 22. A land of darkness, John xi, 44. And he that was

cause they were fallen by the

sword. is darkness itself; and of the dead came forth, bound hand and shadow of death, without any foot with grave clothes; and his 2 Sam. iil, 31-34. And David said cader, and where the light is as face was bound about with a nap- to Joab, and to all the people that darkness. kin. Jesus saith unto them, Loose were with him, Rend your clothes,

and gird you with sackcloth, and Job xviii, 18. He shall be driven him, and let him go. from light into darkness, and John xix, 40. Then took they mourn before Abner. And king coased out of the world. the body of Jesus, and wound it

David himself followed the bier.

And they buried Abne of death been opened unto thee? the manner of the Jews is to bury. voice, and wept at the grave of Job xxxvili, 17. Have the gates in linen clothes with the spices, as

bron: and the kingifted up his er bast thou seen the doors of the

Acts ix, 36, 37. Now there was at Abner, and all the people wept. shadow of death?

Joppa a certain disciple named And the king lamented over AbEccles. xi, 8. But if a man live Tabitha, which, by interpretation, ner, and said, Dieci Abner as a many years, and rejoice in them

is called Dorcas: this woman was fool dieth? Thy hands were not all; yet let him remember the days full of good works and alms-deeds bound, nor thy feet put into fetof darkness; for they shall be

which she did. And it came to ters; as man lleth before many. All that cometh is vanity. pass in those days, that she was

wicked men, so fellest thou. And 183. xiv, 9, 10. Hell from be- sick, and died: whom when they all the people wept again over

had washed, they laid her in an Death is noved for thee to meet

him. upper chamber. Dee at thy coming: It stirreth up

2 Sam. xiv, 2. And Joab sent to the dead for thee, eren all the

Tekoah, and fetched thence a wise chief ones of the earth; it hatb

SOMETIMES EMBALMED.

woman, and said unto her, I pray raised up from their thrones all the Gen. 1, 1-3, 26. And Joseph thee, feign thyself to be a mourner, kings of the nations. All they shall fell upon his father's face, and and put on now mourning apparel, speak and say unto thee, Art wept upon him, and kissed' him. and anoint not thyself with oil, thod also become weak as we? art And Joseph commanded his ser- but be as a woman that had a long tbou become like unto us?

vants the physicians to emb time mourned tor the dead.

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2 Sum xxi, 10. And Rizpah, they of consolation to drink for their , ning women, that they may come. daughter of Aih took sackclothi, father or for their mother. For a voice of wailing is heard out and spread it for her upon the

Jer. xxii, 10-12. Weep ye not for of Zion, How are we spoiled! we rock, from the beginning of harvest' until water dropped upon but weep sore for him that goeth the dead, neither bemoan bim; are greatly confounded, because

we have forsaken the land, bethem out of heaven, and suffered

cause our dwellings have cast us neither the birds of the air to rest away: for he shall return no more,

out. Yet hear the word of the hor see his native country. For on then by day, nor the beasts of

thus saith the LORD, touching LORD, O ye women, and let yonr the field by night.

ear receive the word of his Shallum the son of Josiah king of 1 Kings xiii, 29. And the pro Judah, which reigned instead of mouth, and teach your daughters phet took up the carcase or the Josiah his father, which went wailing, and every one her neigh

bour lamentation. inau of God, and laid it upon the forth out of this place, He shall

Amos y, 16, 17. Therefore ass, and brought it back: and the not return thither any more; But old prophet came to the city to he shall die in the place whither the Lord, saith thus; Wailing shall mourn, and to bury him.

they have led him captive, and be in all streets; and they shall Eccles. xii, 5. ......

say in all the highways, Alas! Because

suall see this land no more. man goeth to his long home, and

Ezek. xxiv, 21, 23. Speak unto

alas! . . . . . And in all vineyards

shall be wailing: for I will pass the mourners go about the streets. the house of Israel, Thus, saith through thee, saith the LORD.

the Lord God, Behold, I will proJer. xxxi, 15. Thus saith the fane my sanctuary, the excellency

Matt. ix, 23. And when Jesus LORD), A voice was heard in

of your strength, the desire of came into the ruler's house, and Ramalı, lamentation, and bitter your eyes, and that which your saw the minstrels and the people Weeping; Rachel weeping for her soul pitiein; and your sons and making a noise. children, refused to be comforted your daughters whom ye have for her children, because they vere left shall tall by the sword. And CERTAIN MARKS AND not.

your tires shall be upon your FORMS OF MOURNING Hosea ix, 4. They shall not offer heads, and your shoes upon your

FORBIDDEN. wine-efferings to the LORD, neither teet: ye shall not mourn nor weep;

Lev. xix, 28. Ye shall not make shall they be pleasing unto him: but ye shall pino away for your their sacrifices shall be unto them iniquities, and mourn one toward any cuttings in your flesh for the as the bread of mourners; all that another.

dead, nor print any marks upon eatest thereof shall be polluted: for

you: I am the LORD. their bread for their soul shall not

Deut. xxvi, 14. I have not eaten come into the house of the LORD.

COMFORTERS.

thereof in my mourning. neither Matt. ii, 18. In Rama was there

2 Sam. ., 3. And the princes of have I taken away ought thereof a voice heard, lamentation, and

the children of Ammon said unto for any unclean use, nor given weeping, and great mourning,

Ilanun their lord, Thinkest thou ought thereof for the dead; but I Rachael weeping for her children,

that David doth honour thy father, have hearkened to the voice of and would not be comforted, be- 1 that he hath sent comforters unto the Lord my God, and have done cause they are not.

thee? hith not David rather sent according to all that thou hast

his servants unto thee, to search commanded me. John xi, 33. When Jesus there the city, and to spy it out, and to fore saw her weeping, and the overthrow it?

Deut. xiv, 1. Ye are the children

of the LORD your God: ye shall Jews also weeping wbich came with her he groaned in the spirit, said. "I will show' kindness unto baldness between your eyes for

1 Chron. xix, 2, 3. And David not cut yourselves, nor make any and was troubled. Acts viii, 2. And devout men

Hanun the son of Nahashı, because the dead.

his father shewed kindness to me. carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him. comfort him concerning his father. And David sent messengers to

NECROMANCY.

1 Sam. xxviii, 7, 8. Then said So the servants of David came Saul unto his servants, Seek me DEAD SOMETIMES UN- into the land of the children of a woman that hath a familiar LAMENTED.

Ammon to lanun, to comfort spirit, that I may go to her, and Jer. xvi, 3-5,7. For thus saith dren of Ammon said to lanun, said to him, Behold, there is a

him. But the princes of the chil. enquire of her, And his servants the LORD concerning the sons and Thinkest thou that David doth woman that hath a familiar spirit concerning the daughters that are honour thy father, that he hath at En-dor. And Saul disguised horn in this place, and concerning sent comforters unto thee? are not himself, and put on other raiment, their mothers that bare them, and his servants come unto thee for to and he went, and two men with concerning their fathers that begat search, and to overthrow, and to him, and they came to the woman them in this land; They shall die spy out the land?

by night; and he said, I pray thee, of grievous deaths: they shall not be lamented, neither shall they be

Job xxix, 25. I chose out their spirit, and bring me him up whom

divine unto me by the familiar buried; but they shall be as dung

way, and sat chief, and dwelt as a I shall name unto thee. upon the face of the earth: and king in the army, as one that comthey shall be consumed by the forteth the mourners. sword, and by famine; and their

CERTAIN PERSONS FORBID

John xi, 19. And many of the carcases shall be meat for the Jews came to Martha and Mary

DEN TO MOURN. fowls of heaver, and for the beasts of the earth. For thus saith the to comfort them concerning their

Lev. xxi, 1-3, 10, 11. And the brother.

Loru said unto Moses, Speak unto LORD. Enter not into the house of

the priests the sons of Aaron, and mourning neither go to lament nor bemoan therp: for I have taken

IIIRED MOURNERS.

say unto them, There shall none

be defiled for the dead among his away my peace from this people, Jer. ix, 17, 19, 20. Thus saith the people: But for his kin that is saith the LORD, even loving-kind- LORD of hosts, Consider ye, and ness and mercies, ..

near unto him, that is, for his Neither call for the mourning women, that mother, and ior his father, and for shall men give them the cup I they may come; and send for cun-I his son, and for his daughter, and

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for his brother, And for his sister under feet. Thou shalt not be up, and he that barneth bim, to * Firgin, that is nigh unto him, joined with them in burial, be- bring out the bones out of the which hath had no husband; for cause thou bust destroyed thy house, and shall say unto him ber may he be defiled. And he land, and slain thy people: the that is by the sides of the house, that is the high priest among his seed of evil-doers shall never be Is there yet any with thee? brethren, upon whose bead the renowned. anointing oil was poured, and that Jer. vii, 33. And the carcases of

BURIAL is consecrated to put on the gar- this people shall be meat for the Nam. xi, 34. And he called the ments, shall not uncover his head, fowls of the heaven, and for the name of that place Kibroth-hatpor rend his clothes; Neither shall beasts of the earth; and none shall taavah: because there they buried he go in to any dead body, nor tray them away.

the people that Iusted. defile himself for his father, or for

Jer. xxxiv, 20. I will even give his mother.

2 Sam. ii, 4,5. And the men of them into the hand of their ene- Judah came; and Num. VI, 6, 7. All the days that mies, and into the hand of them anointed David king over the

there they he separateth himself unto the

that seek their life; and their dead house of Judah. And they told LOED be shall come at no dead bodies shall be for meat unto the David, saying, That the men of body. He shall not make himself fowls of the heaven, and to the unclean for his father, or for his beasts of the earth.

Jabesh-gilead were they that

buried Saul. And David sent mother, for his brother, or for his Ezek. xxxlx, 4. Thou shalt fall messengers unto the

men of sister, when they die; because the consecration of his God is upon thou, and all thy bands, and the Blessed be ye of the Lord that ye

upon the mountains of Israel, Jabesb-gilead, and said unto them, bis head.

people that is with thee: I will have shewed this kindness unto Ezek. xliv, 25. And they shall give thee into the ravenous birds your lord, eren unto Saul, and come at no dead person to detile themselves: but for father, or for the field to be devoured. of every sort, and to the beasts of have buried him.

2 Sam. xxi, 12-14. And David mother, or for son, or for daughler, for brother, or for sister that the temple shall be bowlings in and the bones of Jonathan his

Amos viil, 3. And the songg of went and took the bones of Saul, hath had no busband, they may that day, saith the Lord Gop: son, from the men cf. Jabeshidefile themselves.

there shall be many dead bodies in pilead, which had stolen them NON-BURIAL A DISGRACE, every place; they shall cast them from the street of Beth-shan, forth with silence.

where the Philistines had hanged AND SOMETIMES A

them, when the Philistines had PUNISHMENT.

elain Saul in Gilboa: And he Deut. xxvili, 26. And thy, carbe gathered, nor be buried; they of Saul, and the bones of Jonathan

Jer. viii, 2. .... They shall not brought up from thence the bones case shall be meat unto all fowls of the air, and unto the beasts of shall be for dung upon the face of his son; and they gathered the

the earth. the earth, and no man shall fray

bones of them that were hanged. them away.

Jer. xxii, 19. He shall be buried And the bones of Saul and Jona1 Kings xxi, 24. Him that dieth with the burial of an ass, drawn than his son buried they in the of Abab in the city the dogs shall and cast forth beyond the gates country of Benjamin in Zelah,

of Jerusalem. eat; and him that dietb in the field

in the sepulchre of Kish his shall the fowls of the air eat. Ezek. xxxix, 20. Thug ye shall father. .... 2 Kings ix, 10, 36, 37. And the

be filled at my table with horses 2 Kings 1x, 34. And when he dogs shall eat Jezebel in the por

and chariots, with mighty men, was come in, he did eat and tion of Jezreel, and there shall be and with all men of war, saith the drink, and said, Go, see now this

Lord God. done to bury her. And he opened

cursed woman, and bury her: the door, and fled. Wherefore

Rev. xi, 8, 9. And their dead for she is a king's daughter. they came again, and told him: bodies shall lie in the street of the 2 Kings xili, 21. And it came to and he said, This is the word of great city, which spiritually is pass, as they were burying a man, the LORD, which he spake by his called Sodom and Egypt, where that, behold, they spied a band of servant Elijah the Tishbite, say also our Lord was crucified. And men; and they cast the man into ing. In the portion of Jezreel they of the people, and kindreds, the sepulchre of Elisha: and when shall dogs eat the flesh of Jezebel: and tongues, and nations, shall the man was let down, and touchand the carcase of Jezebel shall see their dead bodies three days ed the bones of Elisha, he revived, be as dang upon the face of the and an balf, and shall not suffer and stood up on his feet. Deld in the portion of Jezreel; 30 their dead bodies to be put in

1 Chron. x, 11, 12. And when all that they shall not say, This is graves.

Jabesh-gilead heard all that the Jezebel. Ps.lxxix, 2, 3. The dead bodies DEAD SOMETIMES BURNED. They arose, all the valiant men,

Philistines had done to Saul, of thy servants have they given 1 Sain. xxxi, 12. All the valiant and took away the body of Sanl, to be ineat unto the fuwls of the men arose, and went all night, and and the bodies of his sons, and beaven, the flesh of thy saints unto took the body of Saul and the brought them to Jabesh, and the beasts of the earth. Their bodies of his sons from the wall of buried their bones under the oak Wood have they shed like water Bethshan, and came to Jabesh, in Jabesh, and fasted seven days. round about Jerusalem; and there and burnt them there.

Ps. cxlvi, 4. His breath goeth was done to bury them.

Amos ii, 1. Thus saith the LORD; forth, he returneth to his earth; in Isa, aiv, 18-20. All the kings of For three transgressions of Moab, that very day his thoughts perish. the nations, eren all of them, lie and for four, I will not turn away

Exek. xxxix, 12-14. And seven in glory, every one in his own the punishment thereof; because months shall 'the house of Israel bouse: But

thou art cast out of thy he burned the bones of the king be burying of them, that they grave like an abominable branch, of Edom into lime.

may cleanse the land. Yea, all and as the raiment of those that Amos vi, 9, 10. And it shall come the people of the land shall bury are slain, thrust through with a to pass, is there remain ten men them: and it shall be to them a sword, that go down to the stones in one house, tbat they sball die. renown, the day that I shall be of the pit; as a carcase trodden And a man's uncle shan take him glorified, saith the Lond Gov.

And they shall sever out men off and their feet, and hanged them | Rebekah his wife; and there i continual employment, passing up over the pool in Hebron: but buried Leah. through the land, to bury with the they took the head of Ish-bosheth.

Josh. xxiv, 30, 31. And they Passengers those

that remain and buried it in the sepulchre of buried him in the border of his upon the face of the earth, to Abner in Hebron.

inheritance in Timnath - gerah, cleause it: after the end of seven

1 Kings xiv, 18. And they buried which is in momt Eplırain, on months shall they search.

him; and all Israel mourned for the north side of the hill of Gaash. Matth. viii, 21. And another of him, according to the word of the And Israel served the LORD all his disciples said unto him, Lord, LORD, which he spake by the hand the days of Joshua, and all the suffer me first to go and bury my of his servant Ahijah the prophet. days of the elders that overlived father.

2 Chron. xxi, 20. Thirty and two Joshua, and which had known ali John xii, 7. Then said Jesus, years old was he when he began the works of the LORD, that he Let her alone: aguinst the day of to reign; and he reigned in Jeru-had done for Israel. my burying hath she kept this. salem eight years, and departed Judges ii, 8, 9. And Joshua the

Acts V, 6, 9, 10. And the young without being desired: how beit son of Nun, the servant of the men arose, wound hin up, and they buried him in the city of LORD, died, being an hundred and carried him out, and buried him. David, but not in the sepulchres ten years old. And they buried Thon Peter said unto her, How is of the kings.

him in the border of his inheritance it that ye have agreed together to 2 Chron. xxiv, 25. And when in Timnath-heres, in the mount tempt the Spirit of the Lord? Be- they were departed from him. of Ephraim, on the north side of hold, the feet of them which have (for they left him in great diseases,) the hill Gaash. buried thy husband are at the his own servants conspired against door, and shall carry thee out. him for the blood of the sons of son of Joash' died in a good old

Judges viii, 32. And Gideon the Then fell she down straightway | Jehoiada tho priest, and slew him age, and was buried in the sepulat his feet, and yielded up the

on his bed, and he died; and they chre of Joash ghost: and the young men cane

his father, in buried bim in the city of David, Ophrah of the Abi-ezrites. in, and found her dead, and, carry- but they buried him not in the ing her forth, buried her by her sepulchres of the kings.

1 Sam. xxv, 1. And Samuel died: husband.

Mark vi. 29. And when his dis and all the Israelites were gather

ciples heard of it, they came and ed together, and lamented him, OTHER INSTANCES. took up his corpse, and laid it in a and buried him in his house at tomb.

Ramah. Gen. I, 7, 12-14. And Joseph went up to bury his father: and John xi, 17. Then, when Jesus

1 Kings ii, 34. So Benaiah the with him went up all the servants came, he found that he had lain son of Jehoiada went up, and fell

upon him, and slew him; and he of Pharaoh, the elders of his in the grave four days already.

was buried in his own house in house, and all the elders of the Acts ii, 29. Men and brethren, the wilderness. land of Egypt. And his sons did | let me freely speak unto you of unto him according as he com- the patriarch David, that he is

2 Kings xxi, 18, 26. And Mainanded them: For his sons car- both dead and buried, and his nasseh slept with his fathers, and ried him into the land of Canaan, sepulchre is with us unto this

was buried in the garden of his anıl buried him in the cave of the day.

own house, in the garden of Uzza: field of Machpelah, which Abra

and Amon his son reigned in his har bought with the fiell, for a VARIOUS KINDS OF BURIAL

stead. And [Amos] was buried possession of a burying-place, of

in his sepulchre in the garden of

PLACES. Fpliron the Hittite, before Mamre.

Uzza; and Josiah his son reigned

Gen. xxiii, 19. And after this, in his stead. And Joseph returned into Egypt, Abraham buried Sarah his wife hie, and his brethren, and all that in the cave of the field of Maclı

2 Kings xxiii. 30. And his serwent up with him to bury his pelah, before Mamre: the samo is vants carried (Josiah] in a chariot father, after he had buried his Hebron in the land of Canaan. dead from Megiddo, and brought father.

Gen. xxv, 9, 10. And his sons

him to Jerusalem, and buried Deut. x, 6. And the children of Isaac and Ishmaei buried him in him in his own sepulchre. And Bexroth of the children of Jaakan field of Ephron the son of Zohar anointed him, and made him king Isra!! took their journey from the cave of Machpelan, in the the people of the land took

Jehoahaz the son of Josiah, and to Mosera: there Aaron died, and the Hitiite, which is

before there he was buried. ....

Mamre: The field which Abra- / in his father's stead. Deut. xxxiv, 5. 6. So Moses the ham purchased of the sons of Jer. vii, 32. Therefore, behold, servant of the Lord died there in Heth: there was Abraham buried, the days come, saith the LORD, the land of Moab, according to and Sarah his wife,

that it shall no more be called the word of the LORD. And he Gen. xxxv, 8. But Deborah, Tophet, nor the valley of the son buried him in a valley in the land Rebekah's nurse, died, and she of Hinnom, but the valley of of Moab, over against Beth-peor: was buried beneath Bethel under slaughter: tor they shall bury in but no man knoweth of his sepul- an oak; and the name of it was Tophet, till there be no place. chre unto this day. called Allon-bachuth.

Jer. xix, 11. And shalt say unto Judges xvi, 31. Then his breth. Gen. xlviii, 7. And as for me. them. Thus saith the LORD of ren, and all tho house of his when I came from Padan, Rachel hosts. Even so will I break this father, came down, and took him, died by me in the land of Canaan people, and this city, as

One and brought him up, and buried in the way, when yet there was breaketh a potter's vessel, that hiin between Zorah and Eshtaol, but a little way to come unto cannot be maile whole again; and in the burying-place of Manoah Ephrath: and I buried her there they shall bury them in Tophet, his father: and he judged Israel in the way of Ephrath; the samo till there be no place to bury. twenty years. is Beth-lehem.

Matth. xxvii, 60. And laid it 2 Sam. iv, 12. And David com- Gen. xlix, 31. There they buried (the body of Jesus] in his own manded his young inen, and they | Abraham and Sarah his wife; new tomb, which he had hewn blew them, and cut off their hands I there they buried Isaac and l out in the rock: and he rolled a

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