Wednesday, November 28, 2012
As Above, so Below in the Sheol
A List of Biblical References for 'As Above, so Below' and the Sheol
The LORD kills and makes alive. He brings Down to Sheol and raises Up.
- 1 Samuel 2:6
When a cloud vanishes it is gone, so he who goes Down to Sheol does not come Up.
- Job 7:9
They are High as the Heavens, what can you do? Deeper than the Sheol, what can you know?
- Job 11:8
O LORD, You have brought Up my soul from Sheol. You have kept me alive, so that I would not go Down to the Pit.
- Psalm 30:3
If I ascend to Heaven, You are there. If I make my bed in Sheol, behold, You are there.
- Psalm 139:8
The path of life leads Upward for the wise so that he may keep away from the Sheol Below.
- Proverbs 15:24
Ask a sign for yourself from the LORD your God, make it Deep as Sheol or High as Heaven.
- Isaiah 7:11
Though they dig Deep into Sheol, from there will My hand take them. And though they Ascend into Heaven, from there will I bring them Down.
- Amos 9:2