The origin of death-
“As by one man sin entered into the world, and
death by sin; and so death passed upon all men, for that all have
The lot of all-
“There is no man that hath power over the spirit
to retain the spirit; neither hath he power in the day of death: and there is no
discharge in that war. (Ecclesiastes 8:8).
Strips of earthly possessions-
“We brought nothing into this world, and it is
certain we can carry nothing out.” (1 Timothy 6:7).
Leads to judgement-
“It is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgement.” (Hebrews 9:27).
For the saved it is -
“Absent from the body, and to be present with the
Lord.” (1 Corinthians 5:8).
For the Unsaved-
“The rich man also died, and was buried; and
in hell he lift up his eyes, being in torments” (Luke 16:22-23).
To Meet Thy God"