Here are the 30 most powerful Bible scriptures on life after death.
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live.”
“Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life. He does not come into judgment, but has passed from death to life.”
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
And he said to him, “Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise.”
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
1 Corinthians 15:26
The last enemy to be destroyed is death.
1 Thessalonians 4:13
But we do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, about those who are asleep, that you may not grieve as others do who have no hope.
2 Corinthians 5:8
Yes, we are of good courage, and we would rather be away from the body and at home with the Lord.
Having a hope in God, which these men themselves accept, that there will be a resurrection of both the just and the unjust.
And many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.
And the dust returns to the earth as it was, and the spirit returns to God who gave it.
For the living know that they will die, but the dead know nothing, and they have no more reward, for the memory of them is forgotten.
“By the sweat of your face you shall eat bread, till you return to the ground, for out of it you were taken; for you are dust, and to dust you shall return.”
And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment.
Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”
“So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you.”
And in Hades, being in torment, he lifted up his eyes and saw Abraham far off and Lazarus at his side.
“And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather fear him who can destroy both soul and body in hell.”
“Then he will say to those on his left, ‘Depart from me, you cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels.'”
“And these will go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life.”
The tombs also were opened. And many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised.
For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
In the path of righteousness is life, and in its pathway there is no death.
Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.
When his breath departs, he returns to the earth; on that very day his plans perish.
“And the living one. I died, and behold I am alive forevermore, and I have the keys of Death and Hades.”
And I heard a voice from heaven saying, “Write this: ‘Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.’” “Blessed indeed,” says the Spirit, “that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow them!”
“He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.”
“But as for the cowardly, the faithless, the detestable, as for murderers, the sexually immoral, sorcerers, idolaters, and all liars, their portion will be in the lake that burns with fire and sulfur, which is the second death.”
For if we live, we live to the Lord, and if we die, we die to the Lord. So then, whether we live or whether we die, we are the Lord’s.
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Natalie Regoli is a child of God, devoted wife, and mother of two boys. She has a Masters Degree in Law from The University of Texas. Natalie has been published in several national journals and has been practicing law for 18 years. If you would like to reach out to contact Natalie, then go here to send her a message.