Psalm 16:10
For you will not leave my soul in hell; neither will you suffer your Holy One to see corruption.
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Psalm 9:17 The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.

Psalm 49:15 But God will redeem my soul from the power of the grave: for he shall receive me. Selah.

Psalm 139:8 If I ascend up into heaven, you are there: if I make my bed in hell, behold, you are there.

Leviticus 19:28 You shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks on you: I am the LORD.

Numbers 6:6 All the days that he separates himself to the LORD he shall come at no dead body.

Deuteronomy 32:22 For a fire is kindled in my anger, and shall burn to the lowest hell, and shall consume the earth with her increase...

Job 11:8 It is as high as heaven; what can you do? deeper than hell; what can you know?

Proverbs 15:11 Hell and destruction are before the LORD: how much more then the hearts of the children of men?

Proverbs 27:20 Hell and destruction are never full; so the eyes of man are never satisfied.

Isaiah 5:14 Therefore hell has enlarged herself, and opened her mouth without measure: and their glory, and their multitude, and their pomp...

Isaiah 14:9 Hell from beneath is moved for you to meet you at your coming: it stirs up the dead for you, even all the chief ones of the earth...

Amos 9:2 Though they dig into hell, there shall my hand take them; though they climb up to heaven, there will I bring them down:

Luke 16:23 And in hell he lift up his eyes, being in torments, and sees Abraham afar off, and Lazarus in his bosom.

Acts 3:15 And killed the Prince of life, whom God has raised from the dead; whereof we are witnesses.

1 Corinthians 15:55 O death, where is your sting? O grave, where is your victory?

Revelation 1:18 I am he that lives, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive for ever more, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death.

Revelation 20:13 And the sea gave up the dead which were in it; and death and hell delivered up the dead which were in them...

hell. The word [hell], from the Saxon [hillan] or [helan] to hide or from [holl], a cavern, though now used only for the place of torment, anciently denoted the [concealed] or [unseen place] of the dead in general; corresponding to the Greek [] the [invisible place] and the Hebrew [sheol], to ask, seek, the place and state of those who are out of the way, and to be sought for.


Acts 2:27-31 Because you will not leave my soul in hell, neither will you suffer your Holy One to see corruption...

Acts 13:35-38 Why he said also in another psalm, You shall not suffer your Holy One to see corruption...

1 Corinthians 15:42,50-54 So also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown in corruption; it is raised in incorruption...


Daniel 9:24 Seventy weeks are determined on your people and on your holy city, to finish the transgression, and to make an end of sins...

Luke 1:35 And the angel answered and said to her, The Holy Ghost shall come on you, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow you...

Luke 4:34 Saying, Let us alone; what have we to do with you, you Jesus of Nazareth? are you come to destroy us? I know you who you are...

Acts 3:14 But you denied the Holy One and the Just, and desired a murderer to be granted to you;

Preserve Me, O God

1Preserve me, O God: for in you do I put my trust. 2O my soul, you have said to the LORD, You are my Lord: my goodness extends not to you; 3But to the saints that are in the earth, and to the excellent, in whom is all my delight. 4Their sorrows shall be multiplied that hasten after another god: their drink offerings of blood will I not offer, nor take up their names into my lips. 5The LORD is the portion of my inheritance and of my cup: you maintain my lot. 6The lines are fallen to me in pleasant places; yes, I have a goodly heritage. 7I will bless the LORD, who has given me counsel: my reins also instruct me in the night seasons. 8I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. 9Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoices: my flesh also shall rest in hope. 10For you will not leave my soul in hell; neither will you suffer your Holy One to see corruption. 11You will show me the path of life: in your presence is fullness of joy; at your right hand there are pleasures for ever more.
Parallel Verses
American Standard Version
For thou wilt not leave my soul to Sheol; Neither wilt thou suffer thy holy one to see corruption.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Because thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; nor wilt then give thy holy one to see corruption.

Darby Bible Translation
For thou wilt not leave my soul to Sheol, neither wilt thou allow thy Holy One to see corruption.

King James Bible
For thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption.

Young's Literal Translation
For Thou dost not leave my soul to Sheol, Nor givest thy saintly one to see corruption.

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