Hebrews 9:27 (NKJV) And as it is appointed for men to die once, but after this the
James 2:26 (NKJV) For as the body without the spirit is dead …
2 Corinthians 5:8 (NKJV) We are confident, yes, well pleased rather to be absent
from the body and to be present with the Lord.
1 Corinthians 15:20 (NKJV) But now Christ is risen from the dead, and has become
the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep.
Resuscitation, Restoration, or Resurrection
John 11:18 (KJV) Now Bethany was near Jerusalem, about two miles away.
John 11:19 And many of the Jews had joined the women around Martha and Mary, to comfort them concerning their brother.
John 11:20 Now Martha, as soon as she heard that Jesus was coming, went and
met Him, but Mary was sitting in the house.
John 11:21 Now Martha said to Jesus, “Lord, if You had been here, my brother
would not have died.
John 11:22 But even now I know that whatever You ask of God, God will give You.”
John 11:23 Jesus said to her, “Your brother will rise again.
“John 11:24 Martha said to Him, “I know that he will rise again in the resurrection at the last day.
“John 11:25 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes
in Me, though he may die, he shall live.
John 11:26 And whoever lives and believes in Me shall never die. Do you believe this?”
How Jesus Crashes Funerals
Exodus 10:21 And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand toward
heaven, that there may be darkness over the land of Egypt, even darkness which may be felt.
Exodus 10:22 And Moses stretched forth his hand toward heaven; and there was
a thick darkness in all the land of Egypt three days:
Exodus 10:23 They saw not one another, neither rose any from his place for three
days: but all the children of Israel had light in their dwellings.
Luke 22:53 …but this is your hour, and the power of darkness.
Luke 23:44 And it was about the sixth hour, and there was a darkness over all
the earth until the ninth hour.
Luke 23:45 And the sun was darkened …
Matthew 8:12 But the children of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness:
there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Descent Into Darkness